By Afton Wooten
The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space, New York Public Radio’s performance space and production studio has released its lineup for the winter 2023 season.
Where there are multiple performances taking place, for the purposes of this article we will solely focus on classical voice related events.
First up is “Queen of the Night with Thorgy Thor.” WQXR’s inaugural event of the season features drag performance artist and violinist Thorgy Thor along with mezzo-soprano Lucy Dhegrae and cellist Zlatomir Fung.
The evening will include laughter, campy fun, and a variety of musical performances starting at 8 p.m.
Performance Date: Jan. 27, 2023
Next up is the live podcast recording of “Every Voice with Terrance McKnight.” The new podcast will cover topics such as race in opera, “Black heroic figures found in modern American operas while examining the characterization of Africans found in four popular operas written in Western Europe.”
Guests and musical artists are to be announced. This one-hour, in-person event begins at 7 p.m.
Performance Date: Feb. 23, 2023