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APERTURE
WHERE NEW OPERA COMES INTO FOCUS

be a part of the creation of new opera

An entirely new virtual platform for creating and developing new opera
Now in the Sprint Phase
The Online Residency
Become a Member to watch Artists develop their projects
Members follow the projects with our InFocus video magazine

Sprint 1

Jan. 26 thru April 23
Click a project image to learn more
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Sprint 2

May 4 thru July 25
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$30 per month

LOOK BEHIND

THE CURTAIN

$60 per month

MEET  THE ARTISTS

$90 per month, plus

initial $1k starter donation

 

Meet our team of curators

ALEXA

ANDERSON

JONATHAN

KhuNER

LEIGH

RONDON-DAVIS

MARK

STRESHINSKY

MARY

CHUN

MICHAEL

MORGAN

BRIAN

ROSEN

EMILIE

WHELAN

Click any image to learn more

 
InFocus
Creators Journal
Curator Discussion
Round Tables

Your twice weekly email

Follow their progress

Context & Thought

The teams discuss each other's work
GabFests
Ap-Ops
Mini Documentaries
SingSamples

Interact with curators

Give your opinion

Dive Deeper

The work is sung
Libretto Readings
Interviews
Sessions

The Drama!

Get to know the Artists

Watch the Artists collaborate

 

portfolio

Ideas Phase Project Submissions
To Be Considered For a Future Sprint

Click any image to learn more and watch submission videos

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Sonic Biogenesis: Genomics

and Mutant Jungles

Galindo

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This is Not

That Dawn

Najmi

Seven Sisters

Chen

Fleischmann

Ogawa

The Pope's Jews

Haber

Vavrek

Haber

City on Fire

Woolf

Van Taylor

A Bridge

of Magpies

Lam

Chan

Broke

Teirstein

Dubris

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The Changelings

Zapruder

Tabaque

Wolf

Dear Louie

Walton

Niceville

Borzoni

de los Santos

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Madame

Cancelar

Au-Yong

Wong

Onset Was

Sudden

Bouchard

Escobar

Turnbull

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Queen of

the Zeedijk

Hartman

Quezada

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Interstate

Sankaram

Kelly

Cresswell

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