Nicole Dupre, Artistic Director of Opera del Sol and Central Florida Vocal Arts, joins the show to talk with Bruce Ryan Costella about Opera Del Sol’s upcoming production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Mikado, reimagined for today’s audiences.
Bruiser and The Bryant join us in the telling of magical dark twisted Disney Princess escapades, mystical Spaniard waiters, and the Amish version of Mtv (cuckoo clocks). And a bonus song from Virginity.
episode 194 – sex, love, betrayal, beheadings & the backstage rush, putting makeup on a 500 pound tiger & making opera sexy again – a conversation with nicole dupre
scotch and "GOOD" conversation
NICOLE DUPRE from OPERA DEL SOL day drinks with me. we cover lots: learning about opera from bug bunny & elmer fudd. anderson cooper smells great, gene simmons is a dickhead, jerry springer is nice & questlove is cool. putting the streets in the seats. its hard dating in orlando & trying to find your […]
No matter how passionate you are for your passion project, there are going to be some challenges along the way. Take starting an opera company, for example. Sounds easy, right?It doesn’t, and it wasn’t, but Nicole Dupre is celebrating two years as the creative director of Opera del Sol. The non-profit is her love letter to a genre that typically doesn’t get a lot of love, and she’s learned a lot about how tenacious you have to be to keep things rolling. Enjoy!
On this episode of With a Side of Chaos, we are joined by the lovely and very talented Nicole Dupre and talk about the under appreciated and forgotten art that is Opera. We go over her 10 year career in art and theater and also learn more about her organization Opera del Sol. As the Chaos continues, Billy, Jess, Nicole and I talk about the controversial bans going on in this country and the shed light to some great changes that gives us hope and show that America still has a chance.Welcome to the Chaos...Places people, Places!