Opera on UCSD-TV
San Diego Opera and UCSD-TV have forged a unique partnership to bring all the drama, excitement, passion, and artistry of opera into your home. San Diego OperaTalk! with Nick Reveles, San Diego Opera Spotlight, and San Diego Opera Artist’s Roundtable give insight to the history, production, and personalities involved in bringing an opera from the page to the stage.
|New OperaTalk Programs!|
San Diego Opera's Director of Education, Nicola Reveles, guides you through an intriguing history of operas produced by San Diego Opera.
San Diego Opera's 2013 Season
UCSD-TV goes behind the scenes of San Diego Opera's 2013 season.
Daughter of the Regiment
San Diego OperaTalk! (Oct. 23, 2012)
San Diego Stars in the Salon (January 2013)
San Diego Opera Spotlight (January 2013)
Samson & Delilah
San Diego OperaTalk!
San Diego Stars in the Salon (February 2013)
San Diego Opera Spotlight (February 2013)
Murder in the Cathedral
San Diego OperaTalk! (Dec. 4, 2012)
San Diego Stars in the Salon (March 2013)
San Diego Opera Spotlight (March 2013)
|UCSD-TV Opera Series|
|San Diego OperaTalk! with Nick Reveles|
San Diego Opera's Director of Education guides viewers through an intriguing history of each opera produced by San Diego Opera. Learn about the composers' backgrounds and inspirations, the challenges they faced composing and staging the work, the reactions of audiences and critics, and recommendations for recordings, books and videos.
|San Diego Opera Spotlight|
San Diego Opera Spotlight is an informative and entertaining look behind-the-scenes of each of San Diego Opera's five main stage productions. Meet the singers, directors, conductors and stage crew who work together to mount each opera; get a sneak peek at rehearsal footage; and hear exclusive interviews with the stars. A new installment of San Diego Opera Spotlight premieres on UCSD-TV the Friday before opening night of each opera production.
|San Diego Opera Stars in the Salon|
The principal singers, director and conductor in each San Diego Opera production join host Nick Reveles for a free-wheeling discussion before a live audience that covers all things operatic. Topics include musical structure, the motivations of the characters, the physical design of the production, the director's stage vision and the working life of an opera professional.