Florida replaces Traviata with American shortsmain
Florida Grand Opera has scrapped its 2020-21 season of La Traviata, Otello and Faust, replacing the big hitters with four short operas by American composers.
The new lineup is Jake Heggie’s Three Decembers, Daron Hagen’s New York Stories and a double bill of Leonard Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti and Thomas Pasatieri’s Signor Deluso.
All are cast from withing, using FGO’s academy singers.
Larry Johnson has full details.