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The Dallas Opera Marks Second Consecutive Balanced BudgetThe Dallas Opera Marks Second Consecutive Balanced Budget
September 19, 2014

Building on last year's announcement that The Dallas Opera had achieved a balanced operating budget for the 2012-2013 Season, TDO is thrilled to announce that it has maintained that balanced operating... (more...)


Anna Netrebko to Lead MACBETH, Opening Sept 24 at The MetAnna Netrebko to Lead MACBETH, Opening Sept 24 at The Met
September 19, 2014

Anna Netrebko sings her first North American performances of the charismatic villainess of Verdi's Macbeth this season, in starry cast that also includes Željko Lu?i? as Macbeth, Joseph Calleja as Mac... (more...)


Thousands To Protest At Metropolitan Opera Gala Opening To Stand Against Anti-SemitismThousands To Protest At Metropolitan Opera Gala Opening To Stand Against Anti-Semitism
September 19, 2014

A coalition of organizations will protest at Lincoln Center on Monday evening, Sept. 22, at 4:30 PM, across the street from the Lincoln Center Plaza at Broadway & 65th Street to protest the Metropolit... (more...)


Meet Mr. Porcupine From OPERA San Antonio's Production of FANTASTIC MR. FOXMeet Mr. Porcupine From OPERA San Antonio's Production of FANTASTIC MR. FOX
September 19, 2014

t's almost here! On September 23 the curtain rises on the debut production of OPERA San Antonio. Fantastic Mr. Fox is a performance you'll want to bring the whole family to see. Based on the popular c... (more...)


Lyric Opera of Chicago to Present Verdi's IL TROVATORE, 10/27-11/29Lyric Opera of Chicago to Present Verdi's IL TROVATORE, 10/27-11/29
September 19, 2014

Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Verdi's Il Trovatore in a revival of the acclaimed production from renowned director Sir David McVicar, conducted by Asher Fisch. It opens on Monday, October 27 with 8... (more...)


Utah Opera to Open 2014-15 Season Puccini's MADAME BUTTERFLY, Begin. 10/11Utah Opera to Open 2014-15 Season Puccini's MADAME BUTTERFLY, Begin. 10/11
September 19, 2014

Utah Opera begins the 2014-15 season on October 11 at the Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theater with opulent costumes and enchanting music in Giacomo Puccini's Madame Butterfly, featuring conductor Rob... (more...)


Spiro Malas to Star as 'Benoit' in New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera's LA BOHEME, 10/19 & 26Spiro Malas to Star as 'Benoit' in New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera's LA BOHEME, 10/19 & 26
September 18, 2014

The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera, the only grand opera company in Bergen County, New Jersey, concludes its 25th anniversary season, Vive la France, with Giacomo Puccini's La Bohème. Artist... (more...)


Encompass New Opera Theatre to Present A WAKE OR A WEDDING, Begin. 11/6Encompass New Opera Theatre to Present A WAKE OR A WEDDING, Begin. 11/6
September 18, 2014

Approaching its 40th Anniversary, Encompass New Opera Theatre has announced the New York City premiere of the new opera A Wake or a Wedding (Deception! Madness! Butterflies!), written by the gifted Am... (more...)


The Dallas Opera to Present THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, Opening 10/24The Dallas Opera to Present THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, Opening 10/24
September 18, 2014

The Dallas Opera's thrilling season-opening production of the 2014-2015 'Heights of Passion' Season is Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro, a revolutionary romantic comedy filled with mem... (more...)


David A. Petersen to Take Over as New Chair of Utah Symphony Opera; Pat Richards RetiresDavid A. Petersen to Take Over as New Chair of Utah Symphony Opera; Pat Richards Retires
September 18, 2014

Salt Lake City, Utah (Sept. 17, 2014) – After nearly a decade as the chair of Utah Symphony | Utah Opera's board, Pat Richards has passed the torch to O.C. Tanner CEO Dave Petersen. within the organiz... (more...)


Dallas Opera to Premiere New Season with THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, 10/24Dallas Opera to Premiere New Season with THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, 10/24
September 18, 2014

DALLAS, SEPTEMBER 17, 2014 —The Dallas Opera's thrilling season-opening production of the 2014-2015 “Heights of Passion” Season is Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro, a revolutionary ... (more...)


Photo Flash: First Look at Thomas Hampson, Heidi Stober, Dolora Zajick and More in SFO's UN BALLO IN MASCHERAPhoto Flash: First Look at Thomas Hampson, Heidi Stober, Dolora Zajick and More in SFO's UN BALLO IN MASCHERA
September 18, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO (September 16, 2014)—San Francisco Opera presents Giuseppe Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball) for seven performances October 4 through 22, 2014 at the War Memorial Opera House.... (more...)


Opera Company of Middlebury to Present LA TRAVIATA, 10/3 & 5Opera Company of Middlebury to Present LA TRAVIATA, 10/3 & 5
September 17, 2014

Opera Company of Middlebury is known for taking chances with its full-scale productions in June, tackling less-seen works like Massenet's Thaïs and Puccini's La Rondine. In the fall it turns to the o... (more...)


The LA Opera Presents an Opportunity to Meet Placido Domingo, 9/26The LA Opera Presents an Opportunity to Meet Placido Domingo, 9/26
September 16, 2014

MEET LIVING LEGEND PLÁCIDO DOMINGO Special autograph signing following the performance (more...)


Seattle Opera's Free Season Kickoff Set for 9/21Seattle Opera's Free Season Kickoff Set for 9/21
September 16, 2014

Come see what's new and exciting at Seattle Opera this Sunday, Sept. 21 as the company kicks off its 2014/15 season with a free community event from noon to 5:30 p.m. at McCaw Hall. With an exciting r... (more...)


MidAtlantic Opera to Host Benefit, RIGOLETTO Sneak Preview, 9/28MidAtlantic Opera to Host Benefit, RIGOLETTO Sneak Preview, 9/28
September 16, 2014

The Mid Atlantic Opera, a new professional opera company headquartered in Morristown, NJ, will host a benefit and sneak preview for its upcoming production of RIGOLETTO on Sunday, September 28 at 5 pm... (more...)


Opera Columbus to Expand 'ON THE EDGE' to Second LocationOpera Columbus to Expand 'ON THE EDGE' to Second Location
September 16, 2014

Opera Columbus will continue their successful, innovative Opera on the Edge program, presenting an hour-long, abridged, English-language adaptation of Leoncavallo's classic opera, Pagliacci. Cast with... (more...)


Paul Appleby, Andrew Garland Will Join Julia Bullock in VOCE: RISING OPERA STARS IN RECITALPaul Appleby, Andrew Garland Will Join Julia Bullock in VOCE: RISING OPERA STARS IN RECITAL
September 16, 2014

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Joseph Kaiser will no longer be participating in the Sunday, September 21st performance of Voce: Rising Opera Stars in Recital. Paul Appleby (tenor) and Andrew Garlan... (more...)


The Regina Opera Announces 45th Season and Presents First Sunday Concert of the Season, 10/5The Regina Opera Announces 45th Season and Presents First Sunday Concert of the Season, 10/5
September 15, 2014

Regina Opera Company (Brooklyn NY) is please to announce the performances of its 45th Season. The season will open with 'Un Ballo in Maschera' in November 2014; 'The Barber of Seville' in March, 2015... (more...)


The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera and Local 80 of the American Federation of Musicians Agree to a Two-Year ContractThe Chattanooga Symphony & Opera and Local 80 of the American Federation of Musicians Agree to a Two-Year Contract
September 15, 2014

The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera and Local 80 of the American Federation of Musicians have agreed to a two-year contract covering the 2014/15 and 2015/16 seasons with no cuts in the size or scope of t... (more...)


Regina Opera to Perform Concert, 10/5Regina Opera to Perform Concert, 10/5
September 15, 2014

Regina Opera Company (Brooklyn NY) has announced the performances of its 45th Season. The season will open with 'Un Ballo in Maschera' in November 2014; 'The Barber of Seville' in March, 2015; and 'C... (more...)


Center Stage Opera Kicks Off Tenth Season with LA TRAVIATA; Full Schedule AnnouncedCenter Stage Opera Kicks Off Tenth Season with LA TRAVIATA; Full Schedule Announced
September 14, 2014

Los Angeles, CA – To begin their 10th Season, Center Stage Opera will be presenting three performances of Verdi's La Traviata at the Madrid Theatre in Canoga Park this September. Verdi's tragic love s... (more...)


Metropolitan Opera to Cut 22 Nonunion PositionsMetropolitan Opera to Cut 22 Nonunion Positions
September 12, 2014

According to The New York Times, the Metropolitan Opera announced today it will cut 22 of its 254 non-union, administrative positions. The layoffs will affect areas across the staff, including jobs in... (more...)


Maestro Ramón Tebar Extends Contract with Florida Grand Opera Through 2015-16 SeasonMaestro Ramón Tebar Extends Contract with Florida Grand Opera Through 2015-16 Season
September 12, 2014

Florida Grand Opera (FGO) today announced that Maestro Ramón Tebar, who has successfully served as Music Director of the company since 2011 following his acclaimed debut with FGO in 2010, has renewed ... (more...)


Arizona Opera to Welcome Nathan Gunn, 10/2Arizona Opera to Welcome Nathan Gunn, 10/2
September 12, 2014

Arizona Opera announces world renowned super-star baritone Nathan Gunn will serve as Honorary Guest Host at a party to celebrate the kick off of the company's 2014-15 Season. The event will be held at... (more...)



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