The Ultimate Opera Gig Packing List

What you'll find below is a comprehensive list of everything you could possibly need to pack for an opera engagement away from home (from the obvious to the not so obvious!) Of course, everyone is different and this list will expand and contract depending on the length of your engagement,  but regardless, sometimes it's nice … Continue reading The Ultimate Opera Gig Packing List

The Opera Diva’s Germany Wanderlust Wishlist

When planning one’s first trip to Germany, it’s fun to take a break from all the intricate business aspects of travelling overseas and create your dream travel itinerary. I like to assume all the specifics will fall into place and then, I want to actually see the country while I’m there! Here are some sights … Continue reading The Opera Diva’s Germany Wanderlust Wishlist

Dorothy…we’re not in Kansas anymore: A 10 Step Guide to making a new city feel like home

Lindsey and I both come from small town America. We went to undergrad away from home, got full rides to graduate programs even further from home and eventually landed in NYC (as most performers do.) I actually live in Jersey, but it feels easier to just say I live in the city. (More on our … Continue reading Dorothy…we’re not in Kansas anymore: A 10 Step Guide to making a new city feel like home