The Epoch Times: Love and Sacrifice at the Opera (Joyce El-Khoury)
October 15, 2015
Soprano Joyce El-Khoury is featured in today’s Epoch Times. She opens her Violetta performances with the Canadian Opera Company tomorrow night! Click here for ticket information.
“I think people to this day still value beauty, and honesty of emotion. We’re in a digital age of course, but people still fundamentally need beauty and to be moved and to be transported and I think that’s what ‘La Traviata’ does,” says El-Khoury in explaining the opera’s enduring popularity.” — The Epoch Times, full feature.
*photo credit: Joyce El-Khoury as Violetta in De Nederlandse Opera’s 2013 production of “La Traviata.” (Hans van den Bogaard)
Originally published at www.bowmanmedia.ca.