Opera News Online: Review of…Cabaret

ATLANTA Atlanta Opera 6/12/22 IN EARLY JUNE, the Atlanta Opera offered Kander and Ebb’s Cabaret at the Pullman Yards—a cavernous, un-airconditioned 1904 industrial building that lies just southeast of downtown Atlanta at the edge of historic Candler Park (seen June 12).  The show was part of AO’s Discoveries Series, an initiative to bring new audiences to unconventional spaces [...]

Opera News Online: Review of The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs

Opera News Online:  Review of The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs

ATLANTA Atlanta Opera 5/8/22 IN MAY, Atlanta Opera offered The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs by Mason Bates and Mark Campbell (seen May 8). The opera had its world premiere in Santa Fe in 2017 and won the Grammy for best opera recording the following year. It’s a work riddled with themes of contradiction; an intellectual giant who practiced [...]