15 Mar 2009
Baltimore Opera Pursuing Chapter 7, Dissolution
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.
[All About Jazz, 15 March 2009]
The Baltimore Opera Company’s board of trustees has voted to seek Chapter 7 liquidation and sell off the 58-year-old company’s assets.