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Opera Delaware Appoints Jason Hardy as New Managing DirectorOpera Delaware Appoints Jason Hardy as New Managing Director

WILMINGTON, Del. ��� OperaDelaware has appointed Jason Hardy to the newly created position of Managing Director, effective Sept. 1, it was announced today. (more...)


Boston Lyric Opera to Present Puccini's LA BOHEME, 10/2Boston Lyric Opera to Present Puccini's LA BOHEME, 10/2

Boston, MA����� Giacomo Puccini's indelible characters, led by doomed lovers Mim�� and Rodolfo, make a 120-year leap from the 1840s to the 1960s as Boston Lyric Opera (BLO) premieres a new production of t (more...)


LA Opera Launches 30/30/30 Club for Younger Audience Members; Kickoff Party 9/15LA Opera Launches 30/30/30 Club for Younger Audience Members; Kickoff Party 9/15

(Los Angeles)��September 1, 2015����� To celebrate the company's 30th Anniversary Season, LA Opera has crafted new ways for newcomers to enjoy the opera experience. (more...)


Verismo Opera's Bring the Family to the Opera Program Resumes 9/10Verismo Opera's Bring the Family to the Opera Program Resumes 9/10

Introducing children and the extended family to live, fully staged performances of grand opera, as the composer intended, ��is the mission of the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera's Bring the Fam (more...)


Opera Parall��le to Host Annual UP CLOSE AND PARALL��LE Gala, Featuring Jukebox Opera, 10/3Opera Parall��le to Host Annual UP CLOSE AND PARALL��LE Gala, Featuring Jukebox Opera, 10/3

San Francisco,��August 31, 2015����� Acclaimed Opera Parall��le will present its annual gala benefit��Saturday, October 3, at��6:30 pm, at Marines' Memorial Club in San Francisco featuring an original ���Jukeb (more...)


Mezzo Soprano Erica Papillion-Posey to Perform Across Colorado This MonthMezzo Soprano Erica Papillion-Posey to Perform Across Colorado This Month

September will be a busy month for Erica Papillion-Posey described as '...a living tribute and testimony to the memory of the great Ms. Marian Anderson, the legendary opera superstar and African-Ameri (more...)


Memorial Service for Met Opera Radio Host Margaret Juntwait Set for Sept 16Memorial Service for Met Opera Radio Host Margaret Juntwait Set for Sept 16

Margaret Juntwait, American radio broadcaster��and the voice of the Metropolitan Opera radio broadcasts,��debuted in this position on December 11, 2004, replacing Peter Allen upon his retirement after 2 (more...)


Qi Shu Fang Peking Opera Company to Present 15th Annual Peking Opera Festival, 9/20Qi Shu Fang Peking Opera Company to Present 15th Annual Peking Opera Festival, 9/20

New York, NY��(August 2, 2015)�������Qi Shu Fang Peking Opera Company��(Qi Shu Fang, President; Ding Mei Kui, Artistic Director), recipient of National Heritage Fellowship for the Arts, will present the��15t (more...)


Opera Saratoga's 2016 Summer Festival to Include U.S. Premiere of WITCHES OF VENICE and MoreOpera Saratoga's 2016 Summer Festival to Include U.S. Premiere of WITCHES OF VENICE and More

Lawrence Edelson, Artistic and General Director of Opera Saratoga, announced today the program for the 2016 Summer Festival, which will run from May 28th through July 17, 2016. The season will feature (more...)


Photo Flash: ROMEO AND JULIET at Beijing Academy of Performing ArtsPhoto Flash: ROMEO AND JULIET at Beijing Academy of Performing Arts

Yesterday was the last of Beijing Academy of Performing Arts' kids theatre camps for summer 2015. The students performed Romeo and Juliet and 80 friends and family came to watch the performance. The (more...)


Lucine Amara Announces Verismo Opera to Conclude 26th Season with Lucia di Lammermoor on October 18Lucine Amara Announces Verismo Opera to Conclude 26th Season with Lucia di Lammermoor on October 18

?The Bergen Performing Arts Center's (bergenPAC) house opera company, the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera (Verismo Opera), will conclude its 26th season with Gaetano Donizetti's Lucia di Lamme (more...)


Opera Parall��le to Premiere AMAZING GRACE, Based on Mary Hoffman's Book, 11/12Opera Parall��le to Premiere AMAZING GRACE, Based on Mary Hoffman's Book, 11/12

San Francisco, CA, August 28, 2015 ��� As part of its unique annual Hands-on-Opera education and youth performance program, Opera Parall��le (OP) will present the world premiere of��Amazing Grace,��by OP c (more...)


Melbourne Opera to Present MARY STUART, with Elena Xanthoudakis, 9/2Melbourne Opera to Present MARY STUART, with Elena Xanthoudakis, 9/2

This spring, Melbourne Opera will stage a new production of Gaetano Donizetti's gripping historical drama, Mary Stuart (Maria Stuarda); starring international opera stars Elena Xanthoudakis and Rosamu (more...)


Berkshire Opera Festival Names First Director of DevelopmentBerkshire Opera Festival Names First Director of Development

Berkshire Opera Festival (BOF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Karl E. Held as its first Director of Development. He begins his role with BOF on September 1, 2015. (more...)


BWW Review: VERDI'S REQUIEM Is at Its Best in Adelaide This WeekBWW Review: VERDI'S REQUIEM Is at Its Best in Adelaide This Week
by Barry Lenny

One cannot imagine what the first audience felt when Verdi broke the mould of the requiem. (more...)


 

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