Arts, Coronavirus

The Alliance And Atlanta Opera Create Protective Gear For Local Hospitals

The Atlanta Opera and The Alliance Theatre are having their costume departments make safety masks and gowns for Grady and Emory hospitals.
The Atlanta Opera and The Alliance Theatre are having their costume departments make safety masks and gowns for Grady and Emory hospitals.
Credit Courtesy of The Atlanta Opera

The Atlanta Opera and The Alliance Theatre are using their resources to help the medical community by having their costume departments make safety masks and gowns for Grady and Emory hospitals.

In a remote interview Friday, “City Lights'” host Lois Reitzes spoke with the Atlanta Opera’s artistic director Tomer Zvulun and costume director Joanna Schmink. They were joined by The Alliance Theatre’s managing director Mike Schleifer and Spencer Henderson, director of the Alliance Costume Shop and Wardrobe Departments.

The Atlanta Opera Costume Shop Producing Masks for Hospitals from The Atlanta Opera on Vimeo.

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