Washington Post: Modest at Best, but No Less OperaticBy Laura & Mike Clark • Jul 15th, 2008 • Category: Published Elsewhere
Anne Midgette for the Washington Post writes about two new operas at the Capital Fringe Festival:
What is the difference between opera and musical theater? Some composers will tell you that it’s an opera house. That’s not the view of Opera Alterna, a small new company with a mission to bring opera to different kinds of spaces around the Washington area. Example: the Capital Fringe Festival, where the company is offering a double bill, at the Warehouse mainstage, that is anything but grand. “The Women” and “Signor Deluso,” both by Thomas Pasatieri, run well under an hour.
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Laura & Mike Clark started ShowBizRadio in August 2005 because they love live theater. They each have both performed in and worked behind the scenes in DC area productions, as well as earned a Career Studies Certificate in Theater from Northern Virginia Community College. Mike & Laura are each members of the American Theatre Critics Association, and Mike is a member of the Online News Association.