More Press for SMASHED: NY Times & Washington Post

In the August 13, 2015 edition of The New York Times, SMASHED was the lead feature in an article about the Fringe NYC Festival, One Year Later, Fringe Festival Shows Measure Their Success. Opera on Tap’s intrepid leader & producer, Anne Hiatt, reflected on the challenges and success from our five date run at the[…]

New Opera: The Little Garden

Based on an excerpt from the The Diary of a Lost Girl (1905) by Margarete Böhme, The Little Garden tells the story of a prostitute who finds herself in an unusual position — negotiating with an old, worn out aristocrat who lacks the financial means to afford her companionship. With a libretto by Elizabeth Byrne,[…]

EROS & PSYCHE, a new comedy

I had a fabulous time working again with director and choreographer, Shela Xoregos on the new comedy, EROS & PSYCHE by Donna Spector this past July. My first introduction to the play was a well attended public reading in February, a chilly day with snow flurries, at the beautiful Jefferson Market Library. We all met a[…]

HUSTLE for String Quartet

Back in 2010 I wrote a string orchestra piece, HUSTLE, for the Brandon High School Orchestra’s 45th anniversary and their awesome music director Don Langland. Early this past summer it dawned on me, that with a little tinkering here and there, an arrangement for string quartet might be pretty cool. As luck would have it,[…]

SMASHED selected for FringeNYC Encore Series

We are thrilled to announce that SMASHED was one of sixteen shows from the fringe festival chosen to showcase on the FringeNYC Encore Series. ONE NIGHT ONLY! September 21, 2014 at 9:30pm, SoHo Playhouse, New York, NY A nice write up up on our show from the kind folks at Opera Pulse, and a cool[…]

The New York Times reviews SMASHED

We had quite a few awesome, and honest reviews of SMASHED at the FringeNYC 2014 Festival! The New York Times attended the last performance, and we were absolutely thrilled their coverage made it to print. Plus some fun pre-show press. REVIEWS “Confession: When I’ve had a truly extraordinary theatrical experience, an unmistakable part of my[…]

SMASHED at FringeNYC 2014

Very excited to announce SMASHED was selected for FringeNYC 2014! We are planning an immersive theater version of the show, directed by Jenny Lee Mitchell. Most of the premiere cast is returning! Krista Wozniak will reprise her role of Carrie Nation, and we are very happy have David Schmidt & Evan McCormack with us (they[…]