Antony Walker has been Artistic Director and Conductor of Washington Concert Opera since 2002. This past February, Walker made his London debut with the English National Opera, and has just received an invitation to conduct Orfeo at the Met next Spring. He spoke with Deb Lamberton about his career, and about conducting WCO's upcoming production of Rossini's comic opera La Cenerentola, featuring mezzo-soprano Vivica Geneaux, in a semi-staged production on May 9, 2010 at Lisner Auditorium.
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Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C." discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital.Watch video →
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