Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
Carmen: Behind the Scenes with the Seattle Opera Children’s Chorus
Above: Behind the scenes with the children’s chorus of the Seattle Opera’s 2011 production of Bizet’sÂ Carmen.
Do you remember when you were a kid and someone, maybe an older sibling, challenged you to rub your tummy while patting your head? Tough work for a kid, right?
Well, what if someone had asked you to dance, act and sing, in French no less!, all at the same time – on stage before an audience?
That’s exactly what the children in the children’s chorus of Georges Bizet’s operaÂ Carmen have to do, and it’s no small task. In the video above, take a peak behind the scenes as the children’s chorus prepares to perform in the Seattle Opera’s production ofÂ Carmen.