La Bohème: Sacramento Opera

Production photo from La Bohème: Sacramento Opera

Composer: Giacomo Puccini
Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
Conductor: Timm Rolek

Chuck Hudson’s strong and crisp direction gave much dramatic heft to the work’s tragic moments and comic brilliance to lighthearted ones…Hudson’s stage direction was masterly in the tricky second act where crowds gather in the Latin Quarter. Here the stage is populated with chorus and supernumeraries, but never does it seem cramped or the actions artificial. Edward Ortiz, Sacramento Bee.

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Stage Director Chuck Hudson did an excellent job of staging La Bohème. The action moved fluidly and naturally…the final scene was particularly well staged, and the closing tableau is an image that will long stay with me. James E. Roberts, Gold Country Times

Photos by Eleakis