The "audience" will receive two SMS messages a day combining straight narrative, images, and video. The vibration from their phones creates the opera's "music."
Hopscotch, a new experimental opera in Los Angeles, bends every convention of what you thought an "opera" should be—and that's exactly why I liked it.
Can a new generation of indie operas set in bars and railway stations save the art form from extinction?
Imagine a world where people break out into song while tripping balls. That's basically LSD: The Opera in a nutshell.
Jan 29, 2015
The Sex Workers' Opera has allowed those who feel their voice is becoming increasingly marginalized to speak out against the criminalization of their trade in a unique way.
Just in time for Halloween, New York performance artist Joseph Keckler premieres his St. Mark's teen goth relapse on VICE.
This week: Some guys allegedly shot a woman because they lost at beer pong, and some French opera singers refused to perform unless a Muslim woman removed her veil.
A botched surgery to assist a woman's pregnancy has resulted in her inability to control her flatulence or experience pleasure during sex. She's suing those responsible for $2.5 million in damages, which include loss of income and embarrassment.
The New York City Opera is broke, and the only way it can crawl from the fiscal morass it's tumbled down is by taking dead aim on New York gays, like me, and giving us exactly what we've never wanted: the shittiest Anna Nicole Smith tribute that's ever be…
He packed a sawed-off shotgun back in his bounty hunting days and carried it right out in front so everyone could see. Under his black leather jacket was a 9mm Beretta, and on his ankle a .25, just in case. "I was in my late 20s," Carl Tanner began. He is…
In this episode, Cleo spends a night at the opera with a rapper.
Vice: Why did you decide to move to Vienna?