Pop-Up Opera

Come and watch a pop-up performance of impromptu opera.

When: Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where: S.B. Museum of Art, 1130 State St., Santa Barbara

Cost: Free

Age limit: Not available

Categories: Event, Performance art


Opera Santa Barbara partners with SBMA to offer a pop-up performance of impromptu opera in the Museum galleries. The repertoire features soprano Jessica Julin singing arias and songs from Otello, Tosca, and other works that complement the Delacroix and the Matter of Finish exhibition and the Museum’s permanent collection.

Jessica Julin--Originally from Danville, California, Jessica Julin, soprano, was a Metropolitan Opera National Council Grand Finalist for the 2009 season. In the same year, she completed her studies at the world famous Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia (AVA). Most recently, Ms. Julin traveled to Bilbao, Spain, to sing Mrs. Gleaton in the Spanish Premier of Carlisle Floyd’s Susannah with OLBE-A.B.A.O. In November, she participated in a workshop of the brand new work in progress Dark Sisters, with Gotham Chamber Opera of New York, working personally with the composer, Nico Muhly.

A frequent winner of many competitions, 1st place awards include the J.P. Parkinson Competition, Lois Alba Aria Competition, the Giargiari Bel Canto Competition, National Society of Arts and Letters, Bel Canto Foundation (Chicago) and Civic Morning Musicals.

Event posted Oct. 24, 2013
Last updated Oct. 24, 2013


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