Diva of the Week
by Christie Connolley
Joyce di Donato is not only gorgeous, charming, amazingly gracious, good-humored, and arguably the world’s preeminent mezzo soprano! Her recent Facebook post reminds us that her list of virtues includes her capacity for compassion! She is dedicating her performance in Santa Fe Opera’s La Donna del Lago to Carlos Vigil, a New Mexico teen who committed suicide after repeated bullying. Heartbreaking! Way to honor a lost life and bringing this issue to the awareness of the opera going public!
Joyce di Donato is so diva, she could teach Kathleen Battle a thing or two….