Sanctuary & Storm is a new opera by Tawnie Olson (composer) and Roberta Barker (librettist), that depicts a fictional debate between the two most powerful women in Medieval Europe: Hildegard of Bingen, the Sibyl of the Rhein and Eleanor of Aquitaine, Duchess of Aquitaine, Queen of the Normans.
#IndieFest is a new, Vancouver-based festival that illuminates the power of interdisciplinary and collaborative storytelling. This year, we are going digital and inviting local artists and audiences to share stories about their days in quarantine by submitting short works to a digital time capsule.
JESSE – AN ASL OPERA is a workshop reading by Landon Krentz, Heather Molloy & Paula Weber resulting from a two-week experimental process that gathered Deaf and Hearing artists to explore how poetry, music, English and ASL intersect. Bi-cultural and bilingual, this experience reflects a creative process that was both riveting and uncomfortable.