• Chicago Diaries,  Life,  Opera

    Theatre in Chicago!

    Yes, I know. It’s been approx. 45 years since I sat down and wrote a blog post and I’ve been behind and I’ve been lazy and [insert apology I don’t really mean here]. I’ve been BUSY!  Busy creating, busy working, busy crying, busy trying, busy writing other things, busy reading, busy busy busy.  Just busy living life. And that’s something that I’m trying to stop apologizing for.  I’ve been busy, but right now, I’m not. Right now I have some time to share a little bit about what my life has been consumed with for the past two months.  So if you’re interested, here are a few pieces of my heart. …

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  • Chicago Diaries,  Life,  Opera

    Elizabeth Cree

    Y’ALL! It’s been about two weeks since I made my *official* professional Chicago debut with Chicago Opera Theater!!!!! AHHHHH!!!!!!! ~Cue Dance Party~ While I talk a lot about my life, my home, and my cats, I’m not sure that I’ve ever really explained to y’all about my day to day life as a young artist in Chicago. What a better time than the present? About a year ago, I flew to Chicago from Rochester to audition at Roosevelt for this program. I auditioned and sang for a few people that run the program and the opera company. A few months later, I heard that I was accepted and I was…