Spiritual Sketches with Luther Lewis III, Crane Directing Fellow
Join us for a night of multi-disciplinary art making! Luther Lewis III will talk about all things Vanqui, set design, Bob Ross, and the underground railroad! During this event, participants will watch performances of songs, get a behind-the-scenes look at set designs, and witness an interactive portrait of beauty left on earth created right before our eyes.
Luther Lewis III is a multidisciplinary artist, singer, teacher and director within Classical Voice/Opera, Theater and Visual Art and is currently the Crane Directing Fellow at Opera Columbus. He has appeared with several major Opera companies in supporting and chorus roles including Lyric Opera of Chicago, Cincinnati Opera, San Francisco Opera, Opera de Montreal, as well as international tours in Austria, France, Germany, Israel, South America, the Netherlands, and Switzerland. In 2018, he presented an Art Gallery Concert featuring his illustrations of legendary African American Opera singers at the iconic Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois in collaboration with Chicago Opera Theater. Luther has studied Vocal Performance at Oberlin Conservatory of Music and the University of Kentucky as well as Visual Art Studio at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
SALON is a group of opera companies across the country creating interactive virtual classes and workshops for adults that explore all the different aspects that make up the amazing art form of opera! Our offerings are open to anyone regardless of familiarity or experience with opera. Our classes and workshops can be accessed online from anywhere, with the goal to bring diversity of thought and culture to both programming and participants.
Guerilla Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Minnesota Opera, Opera Columbus, Opera Omaha