Now Playing:

TV

Oregon Art Beat

Opera Comics


This video is not currently available. We apologize for any inconvenience.

What do comics and opera have in common? When the Portland Opera gives local cartoonists an opportunity to sketch during dress rehearsals, quite a bit! We’ll see who shows up and what the finished product looks like.

First Broadcast: 2011
Producer: KC Cowan
Videographer: Greg Bond
Editor: Bruce Barrow
Audio: William Ward

More Information
See the results of Portland Opera’s artistic mash-up when they invited comic artists to draw the opera.

More Oregon Art Beat

R&B, Gospel Artist Liz Vice

OPB | Feb. 09, 2017

Ka'ila Farrell-Smith

OPB | Feb. 09, 2017

Oregon Film Museum

OPB | Feb. 02, 2017

More OPB

Follow Oregon Art Beat

Send Oregon Art Beat A Message


Part of Episode

Opera Comics; The Nature of Words; Vagabond Opera (1304)

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #1304
Original Broadcast: October 27, 2011