Julie Taymor Presentation
Thursday, March 25, 4pm
Theatre, opera, and film lovers get ready! Fearrington Village Singers’ own Mike Hardy will feature The World of Julie Taymor: The Lion King, The Magic Flute, Spider-Man and more. Mike will introduce this massively important theatre director, show her TED talk, and close with Q & A based on his forty years in the theatre world.
Good-bye Rogers and Hammerstein. Hello Taymor and beyond. One of a number of tradition-breaking and making directors from the past 30 years, Taymor’s distinctive style moved from her experimental work to Broadway, the Metropolitan Opera, and cinema.
How to Sing in Different Styles
Thursday, April 22, 4pm
If you can sing, you can sing in any style. Right? Not necessarily.
Matt Fry, director of the Fearrington Village Singers, will talk to us about how to sing in different styles. How is singing choral music different from opera or jazz or country or early music? Join us to find out.