In 1994 as a junior in high school, I was cast as Gee-tar in a production of West Side Story. For those of you who don’t know this very important member of the cast, Gee-Tar is a member of the Jets gang. He has one line. Plus, like all of the Jets, he dance-fights a lot .
At Painted Sky Opera, we are busily preparing for our next big event: the Black and White Ball on October 19. The Black and White Ball is going to be a fantastically fun night filled with dancing, live music, and performances by some of our singers.
The operatic repertoire is filled with masterworks which reference deeply rooted truths about humanity and touch on issues that are as relevant today as when the operas are written. Rigoletto is one of those operas.