Xander in "Der Vampyr", OperaHub at the #iamopera Oberon performance

"OperaHub’s eager, effervescent staging of a scene from Heinrich Marschner’s Der Vampyr (adapted by John J. King) provided a much-needed change of staging and energy. This company was by far the best of any at embracing the unusual physical dimensions (and limitations) of the space; credit Christie Lee Gibson for the staging. Deftly employing the bar behind the audience, the cast seemed to tear into the lusty fun of the Cockney dialects and wanton wenches. (I thought to myself: “Harmony singing about the wonders of cognac and Guinness? This I can get behind.") Yet in an ambitious performance that could have gone disastrously wrong, the execution was thrillingly crisp; I would have easily believed that this cast performed nightly at Oberon. Impeccable diction, projection, and commitment emanated from all..."
-Jason McCool, Boston Musical Intelligencer