Kelly: Glitz, glam, arias — opera, drag-show style
Matt Finken of Omaha is the reigning “Miss Spirits” of Opera Omaha Guild's Spirits of the Opera show. Finken, who goes by the name “Macy Riley” onstage, will defend the title on Saturday.
Posted: Sunday, April 28, 2013 12:00 am
If you think opera is snobbish, an Omaha event this week might provide a different look.
“It's a total hoot,” said Vernie Jones, a past president of the Opera Omaha Guild. “And it certainly helps dispel the image of opera and operagoers being stuffy and a little snooty.”
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Sunday, April 28, 2013 12:00 am.