The Twelve White Shirts of Christmas, 2019 (1)

[World premiere with volants, and also ruffling a few more feathers and convictions: Orlando, gesturing ahead, kicks off this year’s Twelve White Shirts of Christmas, after a year that Kate Lindsey has bookended (shirtcuffed?) in white shirt performances, between Fiona Shaw’s queer “Cendrillon” and Neuwirth’s “Orlando”.

Kate Lindsey (Orlando) in Neuwirth’s “Orlando”, Vienna/State Opera 2019.]

On the first Day of Christmas, the White Shirts sent to me:

…a poet with the first edition of “The Oak Tree”.

.

.

 

Review: Drinking My Tea. Neuwirth’s „Orlando“ at Vienna Staatsoper

curtain_wcomp

[World Premiere curtain call: cast and team of “Orlando”, Vienna State Opera, Dec. 8th, 2019]

Continue reading “Review: Drinking My Tea. Neuwirth’s „Orlando“ at Vienna Staatsoper”