Shipping off to Monaco

Last weekend I headed over to Cutler Majestic to see the opera packing up, clearing out of the theater, and shipping the different elements off to Monaco. The changes were already pretty drastic. Before: And after: So now that the walls, chandelier, and all other miscellaneous parts have been shipped off, that's it for rehearsals …

Rehearsal Photos – Monday, August 2, 2010

Everyone is sweating bullets from morning until late at night to pull a zillion pieces together for this Wednesday, when there will be a complete run-through of the opera in preparation for shipping everything to Monaco. The complexity of this opera is mind-boggling: The singers and orchestra have to learn an extremely challenging score. The …