Posts Tagged ‘Peabody’

May. 22 2018

Mezzo-to-mezzo with Denyce Graves

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Programs | No Comments

Leonard Bernstein’s Candide  is onstage at the Kennedy Center through May 26th. Recently, I had the immense honor – and pleasure! – of meeting and interviewing internationally renowned mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves, who is playing The Old Woman in this production. She’s as lovely as her voice, both personally and physically, and we had a great […]

Jun. 17 2013

Who are those Well Dressed Gents, & are They Looking for a Doctor in the House?

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

Jonathan Palevsky and Reed Hessler were narrators for Medical Musical Group’s Flag Day/Father’s Day Concert last Sunday afternoon at the Peabody.  The musicians and singers are volunteer health care professionals such as physicians, nurses and dentists. Under the direction of Dr. Victor Wahby, the orchestra and chorus were also joined by distinguished hosts Eleanor Clift […]

Mar. 15 2013

Lakme: An Operatic Family Reunion

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

Last night, I had the pleasure of seeing my niece, Laura Whittenberger, sing the title role in Leo Delibes’ Lakme at Peabody Opera Theatre. The performance brought back many memories of Baltimore Opera’s 2002 production of the same piece – my first show as a member of that company’s chorus.  Laura and her mother, Ellie, were […]

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