Arts & Context: Anthony Roth Costanzo
Anthony Roth Costanzo with Bradley Rogers
An Arts & Context Discussion
The New York Times recently made the astonishing assertion that countertenor and Durham native Anthony Roth Costanzo “exists to transform opera.” On the afternoon of his performance with the acclaimed chamber orchestra Les Violons du Roy, Costanzo gives an intimate public talk at The Pinhook on his influences and career, spanning opera, film, and Broadway. Moderated by Bradley Rogers (Duke Theater Studies). Costanzo will perform with Les Violons du Roy at Duke’s Baldwin Auditorium on the evening of Friday, October 12.
Free and open to the public. Light lunch provided by Pie Pushers. Arts & Context is co-sponsored by Duke Performances, the Forum for Scholars and Publics at Duke University, The Pinhook, and Pie Pushers.
Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo, a Durham native, began performing professionally at the age of 11 and has since appeared in opera, concert, recital, film, and on Broadway. He is an exclusive recording artist with Decca Gold, and his first album will be released in September of 2018. Costanzo has appeared…...Read More
Bradley Rogers is Assistant Professor of Theater Studies and Director of the Duke in London Drama program. His work focuses on musical theatre and performance theory, with research interests in the relationship between theater, film, and new media; gender and sexuality; the relationships between visuality and aurality; and American theatre…...Read More