About Vireo

KCET is Southern California Television

Witches. Wisdom. Wonder. Vireo is an opera created for TV and online broadcast that considers the usage of "female hysteria" throughout the decades. The multi-episode production was composed by Lisa Bielawa on a libretto by Erik Ehn and directed by Charles Otte, featuring soprano Rowen Sabala. "Vireo" is an artist residency project of Grand Central Art Center (GCAC), director/chief curator John Spiak. In 2015, "Vireo" was the recipient of the ASCAP Foundation Deems Taylor/Virgil Thomson Multimedia Award.

Vireo is currently in production. In Spring 2017, KCET will release the entire season of Vireo all at once for free, on-demand streaming, which is a first for the network.