Schmopera: Operation Superpower featured
Schmopera talks with John Brancy, Baritone & Tobias Greenhalgh (2 of the 4 creators of Operation Superpower). The Canadian Opera Company Ensemble Studio is currently touring this inspiring show.
John Brancy & Tobias Greenhalgh: Operation Superpower’s main message is that everyone has a superpower or talent which can enrich their own life, and be used to help others. Much like a superhero in the comic book world, our characters have origin stories, and use their talents to make the world a better place. We realized in the process of creating this show that the accessibility of superheroes allowed us to introduce these young audiences to classical music and opera in an organic and powerful way, while also giving us the opportunity to educate and inspire them., full article.