Coming Soon to a Theater Near You
Four veteran American singers talk to SUSAN DORMADY EISENBERG about choosing a career rooted in U.S. regional houses.
Left to Right: Richard Paul Fink in San Diego Opera's 2010 Nabucco; Nancy Maultsby in Seattle Opera's 2005 Götterdämmerung; Robert Orth in Moby-Dick at Dallas Opera, 2010; Elizabeth Bishop in Washington National Opera's 2009 Falstaff
© Cory Weaver 2010 (Fink), © Chris Bennion 2010 (Maultsby), © Karen Almond, The Dallas Opera 2010 (Orth), © Karin Cooper 2010 (Bishop)
"Who's a star today?" asks Speight Jenkins, Seattle Opera's general director, as he ponders the value of casting excellent non-star singers. "There are only two or three people in the world who can au...
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