Out of the Box Opera presents “The Amazing Adventures of Acis and Galatea, the Wonder Nymph”

From the company that brought sopranos to a boxing ring for its “Diva Cage Match” comes a whole new theatrical experience. Out of the Box Opera presents “The Amazing Adventures of Acis and Galatea, the Wonder Nymph,” based on Ovid’s “Metamorphoses.” The audience will be immersed in the action of this passionate, roaming opera that … [ Read more]

Bold sound and set design elevates the Guthrie’s ‘Frankenstein’ to new heights

The creak of shifting ice and horror-film undertones are the first sounds welcoming audience members into the Wurtle Thrust stage at Guthrie Theater. A gleaming black, sloping mound dominates the set; a black disk of a sun glows ominously in the upper-left corner of the stage. The sounds, composed and designed by Cliff Caruthers, and … [ Read more]