Houston Grand Opera presents the January installment of Live from The Cullen on January 8. Viewers will be transported to the Wortham Theater Center's Cullen Theater for a performance by talented mezzo soprano Sasha Cooke. The recital is being streamed on Friday, November 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Cooke is an experienced recitalist who has performed at Carnegie Hall and the Kennedy Center, among many others, and will draw from her extensive repertoire for her digital recital. Her appearances with HGO include an acclaimed performance of Verdi's Requiem in 2017. Cooke will be accompanied by HGO principal coach Kirill Kuzmin on piano.
Two-time Grammy Award-winning mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke is sought after by the world's leading orchestras, opera companies, and chamber music ensembles for her versatile repertoire. Cooke has sung at the Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera, English National Opera, Seattle Opera, Opéra National de Bordeaux, and Gran Teatre del Liceu, among others, and with over 70 symphony orchestras worldwide. She is a graduate of Rice University and The Juilliard School and lives in Houston.
This performance is free for the public and is available online at Houston Grand Opera's website. You must create an account prior to the show to view it.