Why Opera Doesn’t Suck: An Interview with Ned Canty

https://10tocurtain.podbean.com/mf/web/367hbe/Why_Opera_Doesn_t_Suck_-_Ned_Canty.mp3 In September Ned Canty, the General Director of Opera Memphis presented a talk at TedEx Memphis that got us all thinking about how our audiences approach opera. Now in his fifth year leading Opera Memphis, he and his team have a repertory based on 60% contemporary American Opera. He also began an innovative program to bring opera …

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Episode #002 -An Interview with Stage Director Eric Einhorn

https://10tocurtain.podbean.com/mf/web/dpgdhn/Episode_002-Eric_Einhorn.mp3 I'm thrilled to have as my guest stage director Eric Einhorn on 10 to Curtain. As one of the foremost storytelling stage directors on the operatic stage today, Eric has managed to find a work life balance that includes a staff position at the Metropolitan Opera and directing stints  in some of America's best …

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Episode #001 – So you want to be an agent?

https://10tocurtain.podbean.com/mf/web/6akaha/Epi001_10toC_KCowdin.mp3 I'm excited to have as my first guest the President and Artist Manager of Sempre Artists  on the 10 to Curtain Podcast. Kristin is one of the new generation of artist managers building a roster around the boutique agency business model. After cutting her teeth with the likes of Barrett Artists and later Barzilay …

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