Russell Thomas is much more than a black tenor. Now, he’s tackling ‘Otello’ and the field’s stereotypes.
Russell Thomas is a single dad to a 5-year-old son. He’s an opera singer who was bitten by the opera bug when he was 8 and wanted to be a singer ever since — “even before I knew I could sing,” he says.
The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and philosophical concepts We know the ancient Greeks music.
Here is a list of classical music performances in L.A. for Oct. 13-20: Camera Lucida Chamber music by Shostakovich, Bartok and Bridge. Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Samueli Theater, 600 Town Center Costa
We can be better people. This truth, simply expressed, is key to both works in English Touring Opera’s autumn season. Morals and happy endings can make dull art. To say ETO’s productions hit home because