Elle Qui Chante – by Todd Everett for Variety Magazine

Unlike many opera stars trying to expand into pop styles, mezzo-soprano Vlahos doesn’t oversing most of her material; that’s a definite plus. Variety Band: Christopher Guardino, Nick Ariondo, Steuart Liebig, Gary Ferguson. European decadence, multiple costume changes, slinky female dancers and songs of a sexually ambiguous nature — the new Madonna tour? No, it’s the Learn More

Mozart’s Don Giovanni

Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at California State University, Long Beach. Conductor: Johannes Müller-Stosch Stage Director: Stephanie Vlahos Lighting Design: Jared Sayeg Set Design: Adam Flemming Choreographers: Anindo Marshall & Pat Taylor Projection / Scenic Designer: Adam Flemming Costume Designer: Kate Bergh Lighting Designer: Anne E. McMills Cast: Don Giovanni: Lyle Mitchell Donna Anna: Heidi Learn More

Carmen High – Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2016

“Carmen HIGH finds common ground with all audiences and not just for opera devotees. Director/Creator, Stephanie Vlahos explores ways in which to repurpose the opera, effectively utilizing the opera’s story as a platform to illuminate a very different context: high school. It does so, significantly, with authentic voices; high school students themselves. With newly conceived Learn More

Pacific Cinderella

Opening Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.—Confucius Lights fade out on other girls leaving only Je Xian and Cinderella on either side of downstage.  Clocks are struck but for their clocks. Je Xian and Cinderella each take a book  out of their backpacks and begin to read.  Their desks appear and they sit. 2 teachers appear Learn More