360° of Opera

Opera from a different angle

Opera News Awards 2.0

- The Oscars of the Opera World - The end of the annual opera season means the beginning of summer opera festivals. But before we get to those, it's time for opera galas. I had the pleasure of attending the Opera News Awards for the second time...

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Governed by Passion

Stage Director, writer, actor & librettist Brittany (Bea) Goodwin on entering the opera world by accident and the adventures that ensued.  I first met the brilliant Brittany Goodwin in 2017 while visiting one of her staging rehearsals of "Orlando"...

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The Future of Opera

Layla J. Felder on being an opera buff at fourteen years old. “Opera is everywhere for me. When I was still inside my mom, she would put headphones on her stomach and play Mozart to me through them because she heard it makes your kids smart… so eventually,...

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Blood Harmony

The Costa-Jackson Sisters on family and doing it their way. 360° of Opera regulars might recall the #360ontheroad adventures in Europe this past summer, when Marina Costa-Jackson took over during her run as Micaëla in Carmen at Opéra Bastille, and later...

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FROM CUBA, WITH LOVE. AND SASS.

Liz Cab on life, career and being a woman. New York City was lucky to have Elizabeth Caballero around this past Fall. While working at The Metropolitan Opera and singing Carmina Burana at David Geffen Hall were her main engagements, she took...

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Ginger Costa-Jackson at Opéra Garnier

Back in July when I started this #360ontheroad adventure, I met Marina Costa-Jackson at Opéra Bastille for her run as Micaëla in Carmen. Somehow the planets aligned and I ended up being in Paris to wrap up the trip at the same time her mezzo-soprano sister, Ginger...

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