Saturday, June 22, 2024

Laverne Cox releases single and video for Summertime: A TripHopera 

“Summertime: A TripHopera” from transgender trailblazer Laverne Cox is a re-imagining of the iconic George Gershwin aria “Summertime,” and it’s available now at all digital retailers.

Perfect time for Pride season and a sizzling Summer! “Summertime: A TripHopera” — directed and executive produced and performed by by Laverne Cox — is a re-imagining of the aria “Summertime,” composed by George Gershwin for the 1935 opera Porgy and Bess.

In this impossibly sumptuous and over-the-top video, Laverne’s fashion includes archival pieces from her private collection designed by John Galliano for Dior, Alexander McQueen, and (of course) Thierry Mugler.

Now streaming:

The extensive creative team behind the video includes: All vocals: Laverne Cox Track; Remixed: DJ Hector Fonseca; Director: Laverne Cox; Executive Producer: Laverne Cox; Director of Photography: Alan Tan; Gaffer: Jason Chua; Grip: Isaac Huang; BTS: Kevin Liew; PA: Enlisa Ng; Vocal Engineer: Nicholas Tipp; Additional Audio Engineering: Elijah Marrett-Hitch; Wardrobe Styling: Laverne Cox; Hair: Cheryl Bergamy; Makeup: Nicole Bueno Ma; Editor and Coloring: Britne Goldstein and Roston Collins; GFX: Nate Makuch

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