Posts tagged with ‘opera’

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The Princess Sophia

October 25 - Thursday 8:00pm October 27 - Saturday 8:00pm October 28 - Sunday 2:00pm Tickets on sale now on our ticketing page or at a Vendini location in Juneau! The Princess Sophia Opera in 2 acts Music by Emerson Eads Libretto by Dave Hunsaker Commissioned by Orpheus Project William Todd Hunt, Artistic Director Paintings [...]

S.S. Princess Sophia Historical Cruise

S.S Princess Sophia Cruise to Vanderbilt Reef proceeds directly benefit the Princess Sophia opera production, premiering October 25th, 2018 September 16, 2018 1-4pm Allen Marine Catamaran Don Statter boat harbor in Auke Bay Voyage to Vanderbilt Reef, the site of the S.S. Princess Sophia wreckage and the deadliest marine disaster in Alaskan waters. Live music, […]

2017 Year in Review

by Katy Giorgio

As we wrap up 2017, we’d like to thank all of our supporters for a fantastic year of music, dance and art! At Orpheus Project, we value innovation and collaboration in the arts, and our efforts in 2017 reflected those values. We are so thankful for our donors. Without you, we would have been able […]

Creating an opera for the Princess Sophia

by Katy Giorgio

Clara Miller of the Capital City Weekly recently interviewed composer Emerson Eads, librettist Dave Hunsaker and music director William Todd Hunt about the process of creating an opera. You can come hear the first public performances of select scenes from The Princess Sophia this weekend! Saturday November 11 at 8:00pm & Sunday November 12 at 3:00pm at […]

Join us for a cruise to the S.S. Princess Sophia wreckage site!

by Katy Giorgio

Cruise to the Princess Sophia wreckage aboard an Allen Marine Catamaran Saturday September 30, 4:00-7:00pm ***$75 Early bird rate EXTENDED through September 20*** $85 after September 20 Hor D’oeurvres, No-Host Bar, Silent Auction, Historical Programs, Opera Preview Join Orpheus Project and the Pioneers of Alaska on Saturday September 30 from 4:00-7:00pm for cruise to Vanderbilt […]

“A rose by any other name…”

by Todd

One question I get asked a lot is what is up with the name change from ‘Opera to Go’ to the ‘Orpheus Project’. Perhaps starting at the beginning is the best way to make it clear! 1996 – Joyce Parry Moore founded Opera to Go as an opera outreach project to take opera into the […]

Introducing the new SS Princess Sophia opera!

by Todd

March 2017 Greetings from cold and snowy Juneau, Alaska! Orpheus Project (formerly known as Opera to Go) has been delivering meaningful musical performances to Alaskan audiences for over 20 years. We have always valued collaborations and outreach as fundamental components of our productions. Several years ago, Nancy DeCherney of the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, […]