Cange’s Corner Articles

Tales of Hoffmann, 2010 Santa Fe

The first run through of Hoffmann onstage today (July 10) was a bag of mixed emotions.  Less than 24 hours earlier I returned to the home in Santa Fe to which I was assigned, to find it had been broken into and robbed rather thoroughly.  Paul Groves wondered why I…

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Santa Fe Opera, 2010

Having just arrived a few days ago here in Santa Fe for their 2010 summer season; I am reminded of the last time that I was here...three summers ago.  At that time, I was singing the same production of The Magic Flute that I am now covering for this summer. …

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Dallas Opera, 2010: Madame Butterfly

The past months of April and May were spent in the wonderful city of Dallas, Texas, working with the Dallas Opera.  The only thing that could have trumped the world premiere of Jake Heggy's much touted (and rightfully so) Moby Dick, and the wonderful remount of Francesca Zambello's Madame Butterfly…

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