Well, we are mid way through the Spring semester, and you know what that means? Life is INSANITY. Between keeping up with classes, rehearsals, performances, auditions, health, finances, relationships, etc.; it all seems completely overwhelming.
We all know that opera is intense, right? I mean I think it can be assumed that it's the nature of opera to be intense. It's intense for the audience, intense for the singers, composers, maestros, orchestra members, set designers, crew, etc.
We are within the last few weeks of the semester. It’s crunch time.
I am currently on annual tour with my university choir, sitting in a mall doing homework (or writing a blog post). This semester has been quite the draining one, between taking 18 hours, being cast in a...