Basil Considine

Leonardo Capalbo as Captain Ben Marco and Company in the Minnesota Opera production of The Manchurian Candidate, directed by Kevin Newbury. Photo by Michal Daniel.

INTERVIEW: Opera director Kevin Newbury

My interview with Kevin Newbury, the director of Minnesota Opera’s world premiere production of┬áThe Manchurian Candidate, is now online on the Twin Cities Daily Planet website.

Benjamin Grosvenor, pianist.

CONCERT REVIEW: Benjamin Grosvenor, piano

My review of pianist Benjamin Grosvenor’s recital at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts is now online on the Twin Cities Daily Planet website. This performance was part of the Schubert Club’s Maud...