Listen to Robert Pinsky, librettist for Death and the Powers

BU Today has posted a story about Robert Pinsky: Robot, of Thee I Sing Pinsky’s words help put technology in innovative opera. In the article, Robert talks about how he became involved in the project and discusses the differences between writing poetry and writing for opera. Composer Tod Machover says “I have been constantly delighted …

Monaco: day 1

It's hard to believe so many things about being in Monaco. The fact that we're staying above the Fairmont Hairpin, the most famous loop of the Monaco Grand Prix, or that we get to live and work every day right along the glistening Mediterranean Sea, or that we're even here in Monaco at all - …

Teasers

We've got a lot of great new interviews coming up in the next few weeks, but for now this'll have to do - this fantastic image depicts Patricia Risley as Evvy, dramatically lit in her famous chandelier scene. You can hear her talk more about what it's like to perform this scene during her interview. …

A few questions

I had this crazy idea that once I graduated, things would quiet down for a little bit. Finishing college was supposed to mean no more late nights, and definitely no more running around doing fifteen things at once, right? Unfortunately, life just won't let up, and so I'm back in Boston starting a full-time job …