Haunting #TheCell Hits Philly for Nat’l Opera Week; Opera Upper West Not Phoning It In

by Gale Martin. "Thematically, the work combines two amazingly complementary sides of dramatically different pieces featuring young lovers whose passions are obscured in the technology that binds them–the dreaded cell phone–in one clever and often haunting masterwork. Though both pieces revolve around a mobile device, I promise you that this talented and spirited young company is definitely not phoning it in." Read more.