R. Black finds parallels between the opera world and the Occupy protesters for whom he designed posters last year. The artist who designed six posters for San Diego Opera’s season beginning later this month tells us more in a Q-and-A:
… when I view opera, I view the stage. I view the artists. I view how stage theater has been so instrumental in changing people’s minds, and working with movements, and creating revolutions.
The opera season opens in a couple of weeks with “The Daughter of the Regiment.” Charlene Baldridge has a guide to the season at Uptown News.
You’re reading the Culture Report, our weekly compilation of the region’s arts and culture news. We were off for a couple of weeks for the holidays, so here are some highlights from the last few weeks.
Another Year Over; A New One Just Begun
• A pair of features in CityBeat asks local arts people for their favorite local works last year and what they’re looking forward to in 2013. One gallery manager predicts Barrio Logan will be “the art district of San Diego!”