classical.broadwayworld.com

WASHINGTON NATIONAL OPERA

 

BIO: Washington National Opera continues to move confidently forward on a great adventure that began when the company was founded in 1956. Learn about the company's history, leaders, staff and orchestra. ... (read more...)

Washington National Opera small photo
click to enlarge
Back to Main...
   E-Mail Link

Latest Tweets


3/21 @ 1:11 PM
dcopera - A glimpse behind the scenes as #RingDC takes shape. Next week: a look at the worlds created by the @PanasonicProAV. https://t.co/Xp1LHHoVr7
Retweet | Reply | Link   

3/21 @ 1:07 PM
dcopera - Can any musicians attest this is *a lot*? #RingDC https://t.co/X7bgC3Y25i
Retweet | Reply | Link   

3/21 @ 11:34 AM
dcopera - Lindsay Ammann, who sings several roles in the #RingDC including Erda, can't wait for opening night. 41 more days! https://t.co/3a57TLxupF
Retweet | Reply | Link   


MORE TWEETS

Latest Articles


Washington National Opera Announces Casting Update for BRUNNHILDEWashington National Opera Announces Casting Update for BRUNNHILDE
May 02, 2016

Washington National Opera (WNO) today announced that American soprano Christine Goerke will sing the role of Brünnhilde in the Monday, May 2 performance of The Valkyrie (more...)


Hottest Articles on BWWOperaWorld.com for 4/24/2016 - 5/1/2016Hottest Articles on BWWOperaWorld.com for 4/24/2016 - 5/1/2016
by BWW - May 01, 2016

Hottest Articles on BWWOperaWorld.com from 4/24/2016 - 5/1/2016. (more...)


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 4/30/2016
by - April 30, 2016

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 4/30/2016. (more...)


Adelphi Orchestra Presents WAGNER MASTERWORKS: A GRAND MOTHER'S DAY PERFORMANCE on 5/8Adelphi Orchestra Presents WAGNER MASTERWORKS: A GRAND MOTHER'S DAY PERFORMANCE on 5/8
April 30, 2016

The Adelphi Orchestra, celebrating its 62nd season of "Music for All"  presents a Grand Mother's Day concert Sunday May 8th in New Jersey. "Wagner Masterworks: Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebesto... (more...)


Diversity Fellows Announced for Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra at UC-CCMDiversity Fellows Announced for Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra at UC-CCM
April 29, 2016

Following a rigorous application and audition process, the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) have selected five outstanding strin... (more...)


Mercury to Conclude 15th Anniversary Season with Beethoven's NinthMercury to Conclude 15th Anniversary Season with Beethoven's Ninth
April 29, 2016

Artistic Director Antoine Plane and Mercury close out a celebratory 15th Anniversary Season with Beethoven's monumental Ninth Symphony on Saturday, May 14 at 8 PM at the Wortham Center's Cullen Theate... (more...)


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 4/29; Broadway Hopeful DIARY OF A WIMPY KID in Minneapolis, HARVEY MILK in DC and More!Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 4/29; Broadway Hopeful DIARY OF A WIMPY KID in Minneapolis, HARVEY MILK in DC and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - April 29, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Washington, DC, Minneapolis, Los Angeles, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include the Wor... (more...)


MasterVoices to Open 75th Season with New York Premiere of 27 This FallMasterVoices to Open 75th Season with New York Premiere of 27 This Fall
April 28, 2016

MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale)will open its 75th anniversary season with Ricky Ian Gordon's 27, with libretto by Royce Vavrek, starring Stephanie Blythe, Heidi Stober,Theo Lebow, Tobia... (more...)


Simply Full of Jazz! Meet the Whole Cast of 'SHUFFLE ALONG', Opening Tonight on BroadwaySimply Full of Jazz! Meet the Whole Cast of 'SHUFFLE ALONG', Opening Tonight on Broadway
by Meet the Cast - April 28, 2016

A re-imagined version of the 1921 musical SHUFFLE ALONG, one of the earliest stage hits starring, written and directed by African-Americans, opens tonight, April 28, on Broadway at the Music Box Theat... (more...)


MasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEAS with Kelli O'Hara and Victoria Clark Opens TonightMasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEAS with Kelli O'Hara and Victoria Clark Opens Tonight
April 28, 2016

MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale) continues the 2015-2016 season with Henry Purcell and Nahum Tate's tempestuous Baroque opera, DIDO AND AENEAS, tonight, April 28, 2016 at 7pm and tomorro... (more...)


Robert Cuccioli, Kendra Kassebaum, Justin Gregory Lopez to Lead Revised PAINT YOUR WAGON in Seattle; Full Cast Announced!Robert Cuccioli, Kendra Kassebaum, Justin Gregory Lopez to Lead Revised PAINT YOUR WAGON in Seattle; Full Cast Announced!
April 26, 2016

The 5th Avenue Theatre presents an exciting new 'revisal' of the sweeping saga Lerner & Loewe's PAINT YOUR WAGON. Featuring an all-new book by Pulitzer Prize nominee John Marans, this show has taken a... (more...)


Alan Cumming to Sing 'SAPPY SONGS' at the Castro Theatre in JuneAlan Cumming to Sing 'SAPPY SONGS' at the Castro Theatre in June
April 26, 2016

Producer Daniel Nardicio - in association with Feinstein's at the Nikko - will present the eclectic and electric Tony Award-winning performer ALAN CUMMING at San Francisco's Castro Theatre on Thursday... (more...)


Boston Ballet to Close 2015-16 Season with MIRRORSBoston Ballet to Close 2015-16 Season with MIRRORS
April 26, 2016

Boston Ballet presents Mirrors: a diverse selection of thought-provoking works that reflect the many facets of contemporary ballet, featuring two eagerly anticipated world premieres by Karole Armitage... (more...)


Omotenashi Journey Performs at New York's Got Talent Finals TonightOmotenashi Journey Performs at New York's Got Talent Finals Tonight
April 26, 2016

'OMOTENASHI Journey' is a brand new musical-in-progress, presenting featured songs at the New York's Got Talent competition at The Elektra Theater tonight on Tuesday, April 26th. (more...)


Sturgill Simpson's 'A Sailor's Guide to Earth' Debuts at #1 on Billboard Country ChartSturgill Simpson's 'A Sailor's Guide to Earth' Debuts at #1 on Billboard Country Chart
April 26, 2016

Sturgill Simpson's widely praised new album A Sailor's Guide To Earth sells 55,000 units in its first week (with over 52,000 in pure albums sales) and debuts at #1 on the Billboard Country Albums char... (more...)


BWW Review:  I AM ANNE HUTCHINSON/I AM HARVEY MILK Premieres at StrathmoreBWW Review: I AM ANNE HUTCHINSON/I AM HARVEY MILK Premieres at Strathmore
by Jennifer Perry - April 25, 2016

I am enormously thrilled that Strathmore took this one on. It's not the kind of event the largely classical venue usually presents and I hope to see more risk-taking in the future. The pieces offer ... (more...)


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 4/23/2016
by - April 23, 2016

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 4/23/2016. (more...)


Sturgill Simpson Performs 'In Bloom' and 'Call To Arms' on 'THE DAILY SHOW'Sturgill Simpson Performs 'In Bloom' and 'Call To Arms' on 'THE DAILY SHOW'
April 22, 2016

Sturgill Simpson performed 'In Bloom' and 'Call To Arms' last night on 'The Daily Show with Trevor Noah.' Additionally, earlier this week, he stopped by 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' for a perf... (more...)


Kennedy Center Sets 2016 Citizen Artist FellowsKennedy Center Sets 2016 Citizen Artist Fellows
April 22, 2016

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts today announced the first class of its new Citizen Artist Fellows program, which recognizes artists across the country who utilize their art form for... (more...)


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 4/22; World Premiere of SENDER in Chicago, SPAMALOT in St. Petersburg and More!Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 4/22; World Premiere of SENDER in Chicago, SPAMALOT in St. Petersburg and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - April 22, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Chicago, St. Petersburg, Sydney and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include the World Premier... (more...)


Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra to Celebrate Mother's Day with Pianist Soyeon Kate Lee, 5/8Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra to Celebrate Mother's Day with Pianist Soyeon Kate Lee, 5/8
April 21, 2016

Celebrate Mother's Day with the Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra (HSO) and witness the debut of Korean-American pianist Soyeon Kate Lee under the baton of Maestro Stuart Chafetz at 4 pm on Sunday, May 8. (more...)


Auditorium Theatre Names Interim CEOAuditorium Theatre Names Interim CEO
April 21, 2016

The Auditorium Theatre announces the appointment of Henry Fogel, Dean of Roosevelt University's Chicago College of Performing Arts, Interim CEO of the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, effec... (more...)


Wolf Trap Announces Children's Theatre-In-The-Woods 2016 SeasonWolf Trap Announces Children's Theatre-In-The-Woods 2016 Season
April 21, 2016

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces its 2016 season lineup for Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods. (more...)


Glimmer Glass Festival's Premiere of New Jeanine Tesori Work Among OPERA America's Grant RecipientsGlimmer Glass Festival's Premiere of New Jeanine Tesori Work Among OPERA America's Grant Recipients
April 21, 2016

? OPERA America, the national service organization for opera and the nation's leading champion for American opera, is pleased to announce the latest recipients of Discovery Grants and Commissioning Gr... (more...)


Jennifer Ehle, Jefferson Mays and More to Lead Lincoln Center Theater's OSLOJennifer Ehle, Jefferson Mays and More to Lead Lincoln Center Theater's OSLO
April 21, 2016

Lincoln Center Theater will welcome Michael Aronov, Adam Dannheisser, Jennifer Ehle, Daniel Jenkins, Dariush Kashani, Jefferson Mays, Daniel Oreskes, Henny Russell, Joseph Siravo, and T. Ryder Smith i... (more...)







CLASSICAL MUSIC VIDEOS


Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber

           Facebook Like Follow