Archives for January 2017

TALKING WITH SINGERS: AUDREY LUNA

Schmopera – Jenna Douglas 9/19/2016

“That wasn’t a decision,” explains coloratura soprano Audrey Luna of her chosen life as an opera singer. “That wasn’t a choice.”Singing, for Luna, “was just always something that was.” She credits her mother with spotting her star quality early on – extremely early on, in fact. “She said she named me ‘Audrey Luna’ because she said it sounded like a stage name,” she laughs. She was born into the name Luna, and as for her mother’s choice of Audrey, “‘I thought it would sound good in lights,’ is what she said.” [Read more…]

Audrey LUNA: With the storm to high heights

June 25, 2015 – Der Neue Merker

Thomas Adès success opera “The Tempest”, which was first performed in front of more than a decade in London, was now to be seen in Vienna. The opera is based on Shakespeare’s “The Storm”. As in New York the Canadian Robert Lepage staged.

On the occasion of the premieres, we invited the singer and actress of Ariel, the American soprano AUDREY LUNA to an interview, which took place on 25th June 2015 in the Vienna State Opera. [Read more…]