Rebecca Haithcoat | KCET
Rebecca Haithcoat is the Communications Editor for the Geffen Playhouse. She is the former assistant music editor of and a theatre critic at LA Weekly. In addition, she was a staff writer for the new Myspace, and her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Billboard, Paper, Spin and Vice's music blog Noisey, among others. She earned her M.A. at the USC Annenberg School for Journalism and is the recipient of two NEA fellowships. She lives in Los Angeles and once did tequila shots with Lil Jon in Las Vegas for a story.
Post date: 2015-03-03T10:00:00-08:00
"Vireo: The Spiritual Biography of a Witch's Accuser," is a new opera that considers the nature and uses of female hysteria through time. Composer Lisa Bielawa discusses the inspiration behind the innovative work.