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The Guerillas Launch an Underground Virtual Speakeasy Photo The Guerillas Launch an Underground Virtual Speakeasy
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2020

As the world prepares for further quarantining, Guerilla Opera, in anticipation, developed the Guerilla Underground, an on-demand virtual speakeasy where you can explore the ensemble's latest COVID Experiments, short projects that pack a punch with small casts of your favorite Guerillas and that expand the definition of opera in surprising ways!

BPT's THE ROSENBERGS Selected For International Online Festival Photo BPT's THE ROSENBERGS Selected For International Online Festival
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2020

The North American premiere of The Rosenbergs has been selected for the second annual IOTF: The International Online Theatre Festival. The opera was produced by Boston University and Brandeis University, and presented by Boston Playwrights' Theatre (BPT) in 2018.

Guerilla Opera to Showcase Five Cutting-Edge Composers at Brandeis University Photo Guerilla Opera to Showcase Five Cutting-Edge Composers at Brandeis University
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2020

Guerilla Opera's season starts Saturday, March 14, 2020! Experience a showcase of five world premiere one-act operas written by composers from Guerilla Opera's inaugural Emergence Composer Fellowship in Slosberg Recital Hall at Brandeis University in Waltham. Featured composers and librettists include: Leah Reid, Caroline Louise Miller, Daniel Reza Sabzghabaei (دانیال رضا سبزقبایی) and Mina Salehpour (librettist), Jeremy Rapaport-Stein, and Niko Yamamoto and Athanasia Giannetos (librettist).

Guerillas Present Seven World Premieres In Their 13th Season Photo Guerillas Present Seven World Premieres In Their 13th Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2020

Guerilla Opera, known for all things new, intimate, and experiential, gives you more new works, more composers, fabulous All Stars, and more events in their 13th season with performances in Boston and Washington D.C.!

Cantata Singers Celebrates The Holiday Season With A CANTATA SINGERS CHRISTMAS Photo Cantata Singers Celebrates The Holiday Season With A CANTATA SINGERS CHRISTMAS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2018

Cantata Singers celebrates the holiday season with two opportunities to hear "A Cantata Singers Christmas"- today, December 7th at 8pm, and on Sunday, December 9th at 3pm, both at First Lutheran Church in the heart of Boston's Back Bay.

Cantata Singers Celebrates The Holiday Season With A CANTATA SINGERS CHRISTMAS Photo Cantata Singers Celebrates The Holiday Season With A CANTATA SINGERS CHRISTMAS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2018

Cantata Singers celebrates the holiday season with two opportunities to hear "A Cantata Singers Christmas"- on Friday, December 7th at 8pm, and on Sunday, December 9th at 3pm, both at First Lutheran Church in the heart of Boston's Back Bay.

Cantata Singers Opens 55th Anniversary Season With 'Bach And Harbison' Photo Cantata Singers Opens 55th Anniversary Season With 'Bach And Harbison'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2018

Cantata Singers 55th season begins on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 8pm in New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall with J.S. Bach's cantata BWV 140, "Wachet auf," and the first complete performance of John Harbison's Sacred Trilogy.

Guerilla Opera Looks To The Future In Their Season Finale Photo Guerilla Opera Looks To The Future In Their Season Finale
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2018

Whet your appetite for the "enterprising" (Opera News) Guerilla Opera's productions and recordings to come at "Emergence I," a concert presentation featuring a first-listen to new music from Mischa Salkind-Pearl's A Dead Body based on the short story by Anton Chekhov, libretto by Franny Zhang, as well as beloved revivals of Marti Epstein's magical Rumpelstiltskin and Per Bloland's dark and brilliant Pedr Solis with libretto by Paul Schick."Emergence I" plays on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 8:00PM in the OBERON at 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138. Admission is $20.00 and tickets can be purchased online at cluboberon.com, by phone at 617-547-8300 and at-the-door one hour before curtain at the OBERON.

BWW Review: THE ROSENBERGS (AN OPERA) at Brandeis University Next Weekend Photo BWW Review: THE ROSENBERGS (AN OPERA) at Brandeis University Next Weekend
by Nancy Grossman - Apr 23, 2018

Boston Playwrights' Theatre hosted the North American premiere of THE ROSENBERGS (AN OPERA) the past two weekends. It moves to Spingold Theater Center at Brandeis University for three performances next weekend. A co-production of Boston University and Brandeis, the opera features music by Joachim Holbek, libretto by Rhea Leman, and is directed by Dmitry Troyanovsky. Moving performances by Brian Church and Christie Lee Gibson breathe life into Julius and Ethel Rosenberg as real people who lived a tragic love story.

THE ROSENBERGS (AN OPERA) Opens At Boston Playwrights' 4/14 Photo THE ROSENBERGS (AN OPERA) Opens At Boston Playwrights' 4/14
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2018

Performances of the North American premiere of The Rosenbergs (An Opera) begin this week. The special event is produced by Boston University and Brandeis University, and presented by Boston Playwrights' Theatre (BPT).

Photo Flash: Guerilla Opera's CHRONONHOTONTHOLOGOS Makes World Premiere Photo Photo Flash: Guerilla Opera's CHRONONHOTONTHOLOGOS Makes World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2017

Guerilla Opera, having completed a decade's worth of world premiere operas, will premiere a new farce entitled Chrononhotonthologos by long-time collaborator Andy Vores, with stage direction by Nick O'Leary tonight!

Guerilla Opera Opens 11th Season with New Farce by Andy Vores Photo Guerilla Opera Opens 11th Season with New Farce by Andy Vores
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2017

Guerilla Opera, having completed a decade's worth of world premiere operas, is still going strong.

Guerilla Opera Announces 10th Anniversary Concert in OBERON, 5/31
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Guerilla Opera plays its greatest hits and looks forward on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at its 10th Anniversary Celebration concert in the OBERON at 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge, MA! Join host Allegra Libonati and familiar members of Guerilla Opera's “relentlessly inventive” ensemble at 6:00pm for mingling, appetizers and a cash bar. General admission for this event is $20.00 and can be purchased online at cluboberon.com, by phone at 617-547-8300 and at-the-door 1 hour before curtain at the OBERON.

Guerilla Opera To Play Greatest Hits In Honor Of 10th Anniversary, 4/18
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Guerilla Opera plays its greatest hits on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at its 10th Anniversary Celebration in the OBERON at 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138! Join your host Allegra Libonati, Stage Director of upcoming “Play: the Game—or—Game: the Play” and Boston Lyric Opera's recent “The Rakes Progress,” at 6:00pm  for mingling, appetizers and a cash bar, and mezmerizing performances from Guerilla Opera's “relentlesly inventive” ensemble.

Guerilla Opera Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Greatest Hits, Experimental Opera
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Guerilla Opera plays its greatest hits on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at its 10th Anniversary Celebration in the OBERON at 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138! Join your host Allegra Libonati, Stage Director of upcoming "Play: the Game-or-Game: the Play" and Boston Lyric Opera's recent "The Rakes Progress," at 6:00pm  for mingling, appetizers and a cash bar, and mezmerizing performances from Guerilla Opera's "relentlesly inventive" ensemble. General admission for this event is $20.00 and can be purchased online at cluboberon.com, by phone at 617-547-8300 and at-the-door 1 hour before curtain at the OBERON.

Cantata Singers to Perform the Music of Lazar Weiner and Kurt Weill
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Cantata Singers Chamber Series continues on January 20, 2017 at 7:30pm with a program of music by Lazar Weiner and Kurt Weill at the Academy of Arts and Sciences in Cambridge.

Cantata Singers to Perform the Music of Lazar Weiner and Kurt Weill
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

Cantata Singers Chamber Series continues on January 20, 2017 at 7:30pm with a program of music by Lazar Weiner and Kurt Weill at the Academy of Arts and Sciences in Cambridge.

Photo Flash: First Look at Guerilla Opera's LOOSE, WET, PERFORATED
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

Loose, Wet, Perforated, with music and original libretto by Nicholas P. Vines, and stage direction by Austin Regan, plays for four performances: Wednesday through Saturday, September 21-24, 2016, at 8 p.m. in The Zack Box Theater at Boston Conservatory at Berklee at 8 The Fenway, Boston, MA. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

Guerilla Opera Announces 10th Season - World Premieres, Live Streams and More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2016

Guerilla Opera is all fun and games in their 10th anniversary season, featuring a new production of Loose, Wet, Perforated with music and libretto by Nicholas P. Vines in September 2016 and the world premiere of Play, the Game or Game, the Play with music and libretto by composer and theater artist Rick Burkhardt in May 2017.

Guerilla Opera to Close Season with World Premiere of BEOWULF
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2016

Guerilla Opera, in conclusion of their ninth season, presents the world premiere of Beowulf with music and libretto by Hannah Lash, stage direction by Andrew Eggert, and scenic design by Julia Noulin-Merat. Lash's Beowulf is a modern-day adaptation of the well know epic poem, in which Beowulf is a doctor caring for his elderly mother and suffering from post-traumatic stresses upon his return from a recent war. He discovers that his mother is being abused by the nursing home staff and removes her, determined to care for her himself. In discussing the opera, composer Hannah Lash said:

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