Sunday, May 24, 2009

Fresh Voices IX: Festival of New and Used Works (B)

Fresh Voices IX's Program B with

Meghan Dibble (as a bratty child),

Jo Vincent Parks (here with Michael Muhammed), and

Eliza O'Malley, in Sheli Nan's Saga;

Wayne Wong and

Indre Vistkontas realizing David Heuser's The Golden Ax;

Cary Roscoe and Elizabeth Henry singing Warren Gooch's Academy Songs;

Chris Pratorius's Roxane de Boveda with C.A. Jordan, Joaquin Quilez-Marin (above), Cecily Greaburn, and Zoltan Lundy;

Edward Knight's Tales Not Told featuring Rosko, Dalyte Kodzis, Kristen Brown, Henry, and Viskontas;

Veronika Krausas' Beckettian

Mortal Thoughts of Lady Macbeth bewitched by Michelle Jasso, Brown, Julia Hathaway, Sarah-Nicole Ruddy; and Lan-chee Lam's The Lady Doth Protest Too Much from Rachel Warner and Edward Coverdale.

Saturday, May 23, 2009

Fresh Voices IX: Festival of New and Used Works

Second night of Fresh Voices IX, with

Cynthia Weyukker setting up for another musical-saw-tour-de-force.

A very fine show overall, graced by a demonstratively responsive crowd for each featured work, including

Sex and


Friday, May 22, 2009

Fresh Voices IX Festival of New and Used Operas

Fresh Voices IX Festival of New and Used Operas – Part II
Three Evenings and One Afternoon in Hell - Or Is It Heaven?

"Rash Acts and their Consequences"
"Yearning to Touch a Loved One: Dead or Alive!"

Program A:
Friday, May 22, 2009 at 8:00 pm
Saturday, May 23, 2009 at 8:00 pm
Program B:
Sunday, May 24, 2009 at 3:00 pm and 7:30pm

May 22, 23:
Mark Alburger, Kristen Brown, Georgia Duan, Kate Howell, Alix Jerinic, Dalyte Kodzis, Peter Lindh, William Loney, Nanette McGuinness, Eileen Meredith, Maria Mikheyenko, Mark Narins, Tristan Robben, Jason Sarten, Sarah Sloan, Megan Stetson, Rachel Warner, Cynthia Weyuker

May 24: Kristen Brown, Edward Coverdale, Meghan Dibble, Cecily Graburn, Julia Hathaway, Elizabeth Henry, Michelle Jasso, C.A. Jordan, Dalyte Kodzis, Zoltan Lundy, Eliza O'Malley, Harriet March Page, Jo Vincent Parks, Joaquin Quilez-Marin, Cary Rosko, Sarah-Nicole Ruddy, Indre Viskontas, Rachel Warner, Wayne Wong

Community Music Center, 544 Capp St., SF

Cabaret Table Ticket (per person) $25.00; General Seating $15.00; Student/Senior $10.00
Box Office (Reservations voicemail box): (415) 289-6877


Mark Alburger's Sex and Delilah, with

Maria Mikheynko
(Woman at Timnah, Prostitute, Delilah)

Mark Alburger

Kristen Brown
(Angel, Manoah, Lion, Philistine, Samson's Wife's Father, Israelite)

Nanette McGuiness
(Manoah's Wife, Honey Bees, Philistine, Israelite)


Goat Hall Productions
San Francisco Cabaret Opera
Fresh Voices IX

Community Music Center
San Francisco, CA

Mark Alburger - Sex and Delilah (Maria Mikheyenko)

I. Death

II. Defeat (Kristin Brown and Nanette McGuiness)

III. Delilah.

Dalyte Kodzis and William Loney in The Touch.