RedCircle VERIFY_TOKEN_6d9af61e-559b-4065-bd41-3b31bbc86536 Bringing Up The Lights https://redcircle.com/shows/bringing-up-the-lights en-US All rights reserved. Keith Conrad The behind the scenes story of the biggest theatrical productions in the US. Season Two: The Nutcracker at The Joffrey Ballet in Chicago begins 12/6/21 6d9af61e-559b-4065-bd41-3b31bbc86536 The behind the scenes story of the biggest theatrical productions in the US. Season Two: The Nutcracker at The Joffrey Ballet in Chicago begins 12/6/21

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episodic Keith Conrad keithrconrad@gmail.com no full Opening The Nutcracker Opening The Nutcracker 3 2 Keith Conrad Joffrey Ballet Artistic Director Ashley Wheater discusses the process involved in putting together a production, including the yearly production of The Nutcracker. Plus, Dancer Amanda Assucena shares the process she goes through to prepare for The Nutcracker each Christmas.

Bringing Up The Lights tells the behind the scenes story of the biggest theatrical productions in the US. Season Two: The Nutcracker at The Joffrey Ballet in Chicago

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<p>Joffrey Ballet Artistic Director Ashley Wheater discusses the process involved in putting together a production, including the yearly production of The Nutcracker. Plus, Dancer Amanda Assucena shares the process she goes through to prepare for The Nutcracker each Christmas.</p><p><em>Bringing Up The Lights tells the behind the scenes story of the biggest theatrical productions in the US. Season Two: The Nutcracker at The Joffrey Ballet in Chicago</em></p> 397be8bf-7c11-4535-a8e3-8728d87c787b http://www.bringingupthelights.com Mon, 20 Dec 2021 16:26:38 +0000 1746 no
full Costumes and Music for The Nutcracker Costumes and Music for The Nutcracker 2 2 Keith Conrad Ellie Cotey discusses the path she took to become the Costume Manager for the Joffrey Ballet and what goes into putting together costumes for The Nutcracker every Christmas. Plus, Music Director Scott Speck talks about juggling multiple projects and the role music plays in bringing the production to life.

Bringing Up The Lights tells the behind the scenes story of the biggest theatrical productions in the US. Season Two: The Nutcracker at The Joffrey Ballet in Chicago

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<p>Ellie Cotey discusses the path she took to become the Costume Manager for the Joffrey Ballet and what goes into putting together costumes for The Nutcracker every Christmas. Plus, Music Director Scott Speck talks about juggling multiple projects and the role music plays in bringing the production to life.</p><p><em>Bringing Up The Lights tells the behind the scenes story of the biggest theatrical productions in the US. Season Two: The Nutcracker at The Joffrey Ballet in Chicago</em></p> 7bf9af79-a76a-4f96-bbc1-37a89814e88a http://www.bringingupthelights.com Tue, 14 Dec 2021 23:22:10 +0000 2005 no
full The Nutcracker Returns The Nutcracker Returns 1 2 Keith Conrad Greg Cameron, the President and CEO at The Joffrey Ballet reflects on how much it means to be peforming The Nutcracker again after a year off thanks to COVID. Meanwhile, for Director of Production Cody Chen, the move to a new venue has presented new challenges and opportunities.

Bringing Up The Lights tells the behind the scenes story of the biggest theatrical productions in the US. Season Two: The Nutcracker at The Joffrey Ballet in Chicago

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<p>Greg Cameron, the President and CEO at The Joffrey Ballet reflects on how much it means to be peforming The Nutcracker again after a year off thanks to COVID. Meanwhile, for Director of Production Cody Chen, the move to a new venue has presented new challenges and opportunities.</p><p><em>Bringing Up The Lights tells the behind the scenes story of the biggest theatrical productions in the US. Season Two: The Nutcracker at The Joffrey Ballet in Chicago</em></p> 6c953dab-896e-464a-9317-e9bd39ff6ecc http://www.bringingupthelights.com Mon, 06 Dec 2021 23:55:38 +0000 2391 no
full Opening Night with Sondra Radvanovsky Opening Night with Sondra Radvanovsky 10 1 Keith Conrad Sondra Radvanovsky talks about how she prepared for the role of Lady Macbeth and the long road back to the stage after the world shut down, including her own COVID diagnosis.

Bringing Up The Lights is the story of the Lyric Opera of Chicago's 2021 production of Macbeth and their return to the stage after eighteen months due to the COVID pandemic.

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<p>Sondra Radvanovsky talks about how she prepared for the role of Lady Macbeth and the long road back to the stage after the world shut down, including her own COVID diagnosis.</p><p><em>Bringing Up The Lights is the story of the Lyric Opera of Chicago&#39;s 2021 production of Macbeth and their return to the stage after eighteen months due to the COVID pandemic.</em></p> 82be91f9-6589-4e59-8992-14ef52a3298a http://www.bringingupthelights.com Mon, 08 Nov 2021 22:40:44 +0000 1253 no
full Taking The Stage With The Chorus Taking The Stage With The Chorus 9 1 Keith Conrad Suzanne Kszastowski has been a soprano in the Chorus of the Lyric Opera of Chicago since 2009. As opening night approaches, Suzanne shares her experience as a member of the chorus.

Bringing Up The Lights is the story of the Lyric Opera of Chicago's 2021 production of Macbeth and their return to the stage after eighteen months due to the COVID pandemic.

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<p>Suzanne Kszastowski has been a soprano in the Chorus of the Lyric Opera of Chicago since 2009. As opening night approaches, Suzanne shares her experience as a member of the chorus.</p><p><em>Bringing Up The Lights is the story of the Lyric Opera of Chicago&#39;s 2021 production of Macbeth and their return to the stage after eighteen months due to the COVID pandemic.</em></p> 7d59500d-8abc-4fae-b190-d46afaa8600c http://www.bringingupthelights.com Mon, 01 Nov 2021 22:36:56 +0000 1096 no
full Creating the Costumes For Macbeth Creating the Costumes For Macbeth 8 1 Keith Conrad Lyric Opera of Chicago has finally reached the point where actors will actually take the stage and start working. That’s where Ben Bell Bern and the Rehearsal Department come into the picture and make sure everyone is where they need to be.

Bringing Up The Lights is the story of the Lyric Opera of Chicago's 2021 production of Macbeth and their return to the stage after eighteen months due to the COVID pandemic.

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<p>Lyric Opera of Chicago has finally reached the point where actors will actually take the stage and start working. That’s where Ben Bell Bern and the Rehearsal Department come into the picture and make sure everyone is where they need to be.</p><p><em>Bringing Up The Lights is the story of the Lyric Opera of Chicago&#39;s 2021 production of Macbeth and their return to the stage after eighteen months due to the COVID pandemic.</em></p> ae2b5fe1-c5d6-4e51-80fe-9f5af73c5d2c http://www.bringingupthelights.com Mon, 25 Oct 2021 23:00:51 +0000 883 no
full Beginning The Rehearsal Process Beginning The Rehearsal Process 7 1 Keith Conrad Lyric Opera of Chicago has finally reached the point where actors will actually take the stage and start working. That’s where Ben Bell Bern and the Rehearsal Department come into the picture and make sure everyone is where they need to be.

Bringing Up The Lights is the story of the Lyric Opera of Chicago's 2021 production of Macbeth and their return to the stage after eighteen months due to the COVID pandemic.

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<p>Lyric Opera of Chicago has finally reached the point where actors will actually take the stage and start working. That’s where Ben Bell Bern and the Rehearsal Department come into the picture and make sure everyone is where they need to be.</p><p><em>Bringing Up The Lights is the story of the Lyric Opera of Chicago&#39;s 2021 production of Macbeth and their return to the stage after eighteen months due to the COVID pandemic.</em></p> a6e09ccc-1506-471c-b703-e3863524536a http://www.bringingupthelights.com Mon, 18 Oct 2021 20:56:47 +0000 928 no
full Creating Sets Is A World-Wide Effort Creating Sets Is A World-Wide Effort 6 1 Keith Conrad Michael Smallwood, Technical Director for the Lyric Opera of Chicago talked about his piece of the production puzzle and the Herculean effort involved in creating sets for a production like Macbeth

Bringing Up The Lights is the story of the Lyric Opera of Chicago's 2021 production of Macbeth and their return to the stage after eighteen months due to the COVID pandemic.

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<p>Michael Smallwood, Technical Director for the Lyric Opera of Chicago talked about his piece of the production puzzle and the Herculean effort involved in creating sets for a production like Macbeth</p><p><em>Bringing Up The Lights is the story of the Lyric Opera of Chicago&#39;s 2021 production of Macbeth and their return to the stage after eighteen months due to the COVID pandemic.</em></p> 082fc797-452b-4325-bcd8-88b9879502f9 http://www.bringingupthelights.com Mon, 11 Oct 2021 21:46:53 +0000 1479 no
full The Ambassador Between the Audience and the Stage The Ambassador Between the Audience and the Stage Keith Conrad Verdi’s Macbeth is not only Lyric Opera of Chicago’s comeback from COVID, but it also marks the official start of Enrique Mazzola's tenure as Music Director. It’s a position that is critical to the success of any production, especially the first live performance with an audience in a year and a half.

Bringing Up The Lights is the story of the Lyric Opera of Chicago's 2021 production of Macbeth and their return to the stage after eighteen months due to the COVID pandemic.

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<p>Verdi’s Macbeth is not only Lyric Opera of Chicago’s comeback from COVID, but it also marks the official start of Enrique Mazzola&#39;s tenure as Music Director. It’s a position that is critical to the success of any production, especially the first live performance with an audience in a year and a half.</p><p>Bringing Up The Lights is the story of the Lyric Opera of Chicago&#39;s 2021 production of Macbeth and their return to the stage after eighteen months due to the COVID pandemic.</p> d2cf63be-0a53-4d58-913b-38714da9539e http://www.bringingupthelights.com Mon, 04 Oct 2021 21:54:29 +0000 1070 no
full The Chorus Provides The Emotional Push The Chorus Provides The Emotional Push 4 1 Keith Conrad Now that the Lyric Opera has decided on Macbeth as their production for September 2021 and they've finished casting (and re-casted), now it's time to bring in the people who will inhabit the world of Macbeth. That's where Michael Black, the Chorus Master at Lyric Opera of Chicago comes into the process.

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<p>Now that the Lyric Opera has decided on Macbeth as their production for September 2021 and they&#39;ve finished casting (and re-casted), now it&#39;s time to bring in the people who will inhabit the world of Macbeth. That&#39;s where Michael Black, the Chorus Master at Lyric Opera of Chicago comes into the process.</p> 8e6f3a2a-6400-4c2f-a91c-ebf943c4a197 http://www.bringingupthelights.com Mon, 27 Sep 2021 15:48:30 +0000 1131 no
full Casting Macbeth… Three Times Casting Macbeth… Three Times 3 1 Keith Conrad Now that Lyric Opera has decided on bringing Macbeth to the stage in September 2021, it’s time to figure out who will be on that stage. That’s where Andreas Melinat the Vice President of Artistic Planning comes into the picture.

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<p><span>Now that Lyric Opera has decided on bringing Macbeth to the stage in September 2021, it’s time to figure out who will be on that stage. That’s where Andreas Melinat the Vice President of Artistic Planning comes into the picture.</span></p> 5ce60d6a-c66c-4489-bdd5-6fc7a7a5df65 http://www.bringingupthelights.com Mon, 20 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0000 1074 no
full Planning In Operaland Is A Four Year Process Planning In Operaland Is A Four Year Process 2 1 Keith Conrad Anthony Freud followed a long and winding path to become the General Director at Lyric Opera of Chicago. Planning a production at Lyric is a path that's just as long and winding, and it all starts in Anthony's office.

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<p>Anthony Freud followed a long and winding path to become the General Director at Lyric Opera of Chicago. Planning a production at Lyric is a path that&#39;s just as long and winding, and it all starts in Anthony&#39;s office.</p> 75ee6e44-1b67-4019-9188-e8f9abf5e6c5 http://www.bringingupthelights.com Mon, 13 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0000 1644 no
full Dramatic Pause Dramatic Pause 1 1 Keith Conrad Lyric Opera of Chicago's production of Macbeth in September of 2021 was years in the making, but ended up being their return to the stage following the COVID shutdown. Members of the team share what it was like to shut everything down, how they dealt with the down time and what it's like to be back on stage.

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<p>Lyric Opera of Chicago&#39;s production of Macbeth in September of 2021 was years in the making, but ended up being their return to the stage following the COVID shutdown. Members of the team share what it was like to shut everything down, how they dealt with the down time and what it&#39;s like to be back on stage.</p> dfb1fe9a-27cd-4cb0-a67f-82a1546c0acd http://www.bringingupthelights.com Mon, 06 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0000 2584 no
full Season One: Macbeth at the Lyric Opera of Chicago Season One: Macbeth at the Lyric Opera of Chicago 1 Keith Conrad Raising the curtain September 6th. Bringing up the Lights gives you a behind the scenes look at the people who help put together the biggest stage productions in the country. Season one follows the Lyric Opera of Chicago's production of Macbeth in September 2021 as they make their comeback following the COVID shutdown.

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<p>Raising the curtain September 6th. Bringing up the Lights gives you a behind the scenes look at the people who help put together the biggest stage productions in the country. Season one follows the Lyric Opera of Chicago&#39;s production of Macbeth in September 2021 as they make their comeback following the COVID shutdown.</p> 49ce9150-8f22-4bf3-8caa-a0ed26ffd947 http://www.bringingupthelights.com Fri, 03 Sep 2021 12:15:48 +0000 213 no