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The Baroque Is Now: Brian Dickie and Claudio Valdés Kuri in Conversation


Dickie and Valdes Kuri

Brian Dickie, General Director of Chicago Opera Theater, and Claudio Valdés Kuri, Artistic Director of Teatro de Ciertos Habitantes.

Recorded Saturday, March 21, 2009, 2 pm

Claudio Valdés Kuri and Brian Dickie discuss the enduring allure of the Baroque and how it influences experimental theater and opera today. This conversation draws from the directors’ reinterpretation of overlooked works for insight into contemporary intersections between opera and theater.