COED Studios + director/partner Haley Geffen collaborated with NBCUniversal to direct two tributes to the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
The National Constitution Center awarded the 32nd annual Liberty Medal to Justice Ginsberg for her efforts to advance liberty and equality for all. To celebrate her work, the Center aired a video tribute featuring performances by internationally renowned opera singers and tributes from special friends of Justice Ginsburg. The documentary, which premiered on Constitution Day, was produced by NBCUniversal, is available on Peacock, NBCUniversal’s streaming service, as well as Xfinity On Demand. Below are an interesting excerpt, The Super Diva, as well as the full show.
In honor of the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment, Haley + COED also directed + produced a 24-minute opera for NBCUniversal + the National Constitution Center, which tells stories from the women’s suffrage movement. The operatic song cycle was performed by mezzo-soprano opera star J’Nai Bridges and composed by RBG’s daughter in law, Patrice Michaels. Here’s an excerpt featuring an aria and the full performance.