Kazakh-American tenor Timur Bekbosunov, praised by La Reppublica as “talented and effective”, and LA Times as “charismatic tenor” with “stratospheric voice”, is a noted interpreter of contemporary opera music in the United States and Europe.
He has made solo appearances with Los Angeles Philharmonic, Bang on a Can All-Stars, Israeli Opera-JFLA, Santa Cecilia Academy, Opera Boston, Modern Art Ensemble of Berlin, American Repertory Theater, Long Beach Opera, Hawaii Performing Arts Festival, the Industry LA, and Rosanna Gamson/World Wide; at the Hollywood Bowl, Walt Disney Concert Hall, BAM and Berlin Konzerthaus, among many others.
Recently profiled in LA Weekly’s People Issue 2011, Timur has worked and collaborated with many renowned composers, including Thomas Ades (Powder Her Face), Evan Ziporyn (A House in Bali, Oedipus), Anne LeBaron (Crescent City, Silent Steppe Cantata), Silvano Bussotti (Silvano Sylvano), Anthony Davis (Revolution of Forms), Tobias Picker (An American Tragedy) and Peter Eötvös (Snatches of Conversations).
Eventz Paul is currently the Technical Director and Productions Manager at Miami Light Project. He has been a part of this organization since 2011. He participated in Miami Light Project’s first class of the Technical Fellowship Program held at The Light Box. He joined this program hoping to improve his existing theater skills. He received training from experts in the industry that mentored and further his theater technical skills. Now, he has successfully used his professional knowledge and has had the opportunity to work with various arts organizations and venues throughout Miami including Miami Theater Center, National Young Arts Foundation, the Colony Theatre and many more. He has become an instructor and conducts audiovisual classes to incoming technical fellows.
Beth Boone has been the Artistic & Executive Director of Miami Light Project since 1998, developing critically acclaimed artistic programs that have asserted the organization as one of the leading cultural institutions in South Florida. These programs include: the establishment of Here & Now, South Florida’s most respected commission and presenting program for community-based artists; premiere presentations of internationally acclaimed; pioneering historic international cultural exchange with Cuba; and the creation of The Light Box at Goldman Warehouse, a multi-use performance and visual art space in Miami’s Wynwood Arts District. She previously served as Associate Director of Development for Florida Grand Opera, Deputy Director for the Department of Cultural Affairs at Miami Dade Community College, Wolfson Campus, co-founded an Off Broadway theater company (New York Rep), and served for six years as a Program Associate in the Arts & Culture Program of the AT&T Foundation. She received a B.A. in Fine Arts from the College of Charleston in South Carolina, and a MFA in Theater Arts from Brandeis University in Boston, MA.