Lisette Oropesa: “I’ll be in rehearsal and I’ll feel fine, I’ll feel like we’re back in old times. And then, for a split second, I’ll remember, oh, yeah, wait, this is 2020, there’s a virus out there.”

Opera is a glamorous undertaking, right? And opera singers lead a high-flying lifestyle. Not so fast. This is 2020. Everyone is affected by Covid-19. (...)

Wexford Festival Opera is going ahead this year, just not as you knew it before. The Shakespeare-themed programme announced by incoming artistic direc(...)