TRISTAN KRAFT interviews Jake Heggie, whose operatic adaptation of Herman Melville's masterwork, Moby-Dick, receives its world-premiere performances this month at Dallas Opera.
A scene from Dallas Opera's world-premiere production of Moby-Dick, featuring baritone Morgan Smith (in spotlight) as Starbuck
Karen Almond/Courtesy of Dallas Opera
Composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer have just spotted their own white whale. On April 30, after five years in the making, their most recent collaboration — an opera based on Herman Melvill...
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