Monday, July 12, 2010

While you were out:



- Social Media is infiltrating the Arts. In case you haven't noticed.




- Spain wins their first World Cup. While the Aria Serious crew was pulling all contest for the Netherlands, we're not afraid to say the best team won yesterday. Now what to do with all this free time...








2 comments:

Karen Brailean said...

I read the article on losing $4 million on The Ring in LA. I wish it wasn't so difficult to launch new operas!

San Diego Opera said...

Karen,

Here's an interesting report from the Washington Post that looks at new operas and smaller venues- it's really a fascinating look at where the world of opera is headed and how smaller companies are better suited to handle the risks of trying something new.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/06/24/AR2010062406932.html?sid=ST2010062502838

And congrat on the new blog duties at LJMS. Looking forward to the dialogue!

http://www.ljms.org/BLOG.html