14 Jun 2006
Arts Manager's Company Ends Suddenly
Raphaela Papadakis seems to like ‘playing with fire’. After her acclaimed performance as the put-upon maid, Anna, in Independent Opera’s production of Šimon Voseček’s Beidermann and the Arsonists at Sadler’s Wells last year, she is currently rehearsing for the premiere this week of And London Burned, a new opera by Matt Rogers which has been commissioned by Temple Music Foundation to commemorate the 350th anniversary of The Great Fire of London.
By DANIEL J. WAKIN [NY Times, 14 June 2006]
A year ago Janice L. Mayer celebrated the first decade of her classical music management company. She looked forward, she said in a message on her Web site, to a bright future.