Workshopping Your Opera
Moderator(s): Diane Wondisford, Music-Theatre Group
Speaker(s): Ricky Ian Gordon, composer; Charles Jarden, American Opera Projects; David Schweizer, stage director
It’s not only what you know, it’s also who you know!
OPERA America brings you closer to the people you need to know, including managers, arts administrators and fellow artists at Making Connections — professional development and networking events in New York City. Come hear informative panel discussions with influential professionals in the field followed by receptions where you can enjoy refreshments and conversations with your peers.
Important components of the creative process include assessment and feedback. The creative artists on this panel will discuss:
• Innovative ways they have workshopped pieces
• Factors to consider when planning to workshop
• Processing evaluation and feedback