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Sarasota Opera to Host Exhibition from the Rome Opera House, HOMAGE TO GIUSEPPE VERDI, 3/8-25Sarasota Opera to Host Exhibition from the Rome Opera House, HOMAGE TO GIUSEPPE VERDI, 3/8-25
February 06, 2014

Sarasota Opera is thrilled to announce it will be host to an exhibition from the Rome Opera House entitled 'Homage to Giuseppe Verdi; Celebrating the Bicentennial of his Birth' March 8 - March 25, 201... (more...)


THE ENCHANTED ISLAND to Return to the Met, Feb 26THE ENCHANTED ISLAND to Return to the Met, Feb 26
February 03, 2014

The Baroque pastiche The Enchanted Island, a hit when it premiered at the Met in 2011, returns for its first revival on February 26. New cast members Susan Graham (Sycorax) and Andriana Chuchman (Mira... (more...)


Deborah Voigt Set for Metropolitan Opera's WOZZECK, 3/6-22Deborah Voigt Set for Metropolitan Opera's WOZZECK, 3/6-22
February 03, 2014

With James Levine on the podium, and Thomas Hampson in the title role, Deborah Voigt will make her role debut as Marie in Alban Berg's harrowing opera Wozzeck at New York's Metropolitan Opera (March 6... (more...)


Lyric Opera's New Production of THE BARBER OF SEVILLE Opens TomorrowLyric Opera's New Production of THE BARBER OF SEVILLE Opens Tomorrow
January 31, 2014

Lyric Opera of Chicago presents a brand-new production of Gioachino Rossini's crowning comedic glory, The Barber of Seville, conceived by the Tony Award-winning director Rob Ashford in both his Lyric ... (more...)


HGO Awards 1st Place to D'Ana Lombard in the 26th Annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young SingersHGO Awards 1st Place to D'Ana Lombard in the 26th Annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers
January 31, 2014

Houston Grand Opera (HGO) has announced the winners for the 26th Annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers that took place the evening of January 30 at the Wortham Theater Center's Cullen ... (more...)


Gotham Chamber Opera to Present THE RAVEN, 5/28-31Gotham Chamber Opera to Present THE RAVEN, 5/28-31
January 30, 2014

Gotham Chamber Opera, in collaboration with the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College, presents the U.S. Premiere of The Raven as part of the NY PHIL BIENNIAL, on May 28, 2014 at 7:30pm and May ... (more...)


Paul Nadler to Conduct Metropolitan Opera's DIE FLEDERMAUS, 2/3 & 5Paul Nadler to Conduct Metropolitan Opera's DIE FLEDERMAUS, 2/3 & 5
January 30, 2014

Nadler, a member of the Met's music staff, has conducted 49 performances with the company since his debut in 1989. Later this season, he will conduct the February 15 performance of Dvo?ák's Rusalka. H... (more...)


BWW Reviews: An Unrivaled Performance from the Bronx OperaBWW Reviews: An Unrivaled Performance from the Bronx Opera
by Richard Sasanow - January 27, 2014

If your musical taste runs to Elliott Carter--or even Nico Muhly, whose TWO BOYS premiered at the Met this fall--then Kirke Mechem's THE RIVALS, which had its NY premiere this month at the Bronx Opera... (more...)


Renee Fleming Stars in the Title Role of RUSALKA, Beg. TonightRenee Fleming Stars in the Title Role of RUSALKA, Beg. Tonight
January 23, 2014

Renée Fleming will return to one of her signature roles, the title character in Dvorák's Rusalka, for six performances beginning tonight, January 23. (more...)


2014 Dallas Opera Stadium Simulcast to Feature THE BARBER OF SEVILLE, 4/112014 Dallas Opera Stadium Simulcast to Feature THE BARBER OF SEVILLE, 4/11
January 22, 2014

The Dallas Opera, in partnership with AT&T Stadium and with support from its presenting sponsor, The Dallas Foundation, will present company's third stadium simulcast-the seventh free Dallas Opera sim... (more...)


Sarasota Opera Launches New Student Season Pass ProgramSarasota Opera Launches New Student Season Pass Program
January 22, 2014

Sarasota Opera has announced the launch of the new Student Season Pass program for the 2014 Winter Festival Season. For only $25, current full time students under the age of 22 can purchase the Stud... (more...)


The Sarasota Opera Announces New Student Season Pass Program for the 2014 Winter Festival SeasonThe Sarasota Opera Announces New Student Season Pass Program for the 2014 Winter Festival Season
January 22, 2014

Sarasota Opera is proud to announce the launch of the new Student Season Pass program for the 2014 Winter Festival Season. For only $25, current full time students under the age of 22 can purchase th... (more...)


The Dallas Opera Presents Their 2014 AT&T Stadium Simulcast of THE BARBER OF SEVILLE, 4/11The Dallas Opera Presents Their 2014 AT&T Stadium Simulcast of THE BARBER OF SEVILLE, 4/11
January 22, 2014

The Dallas Opera, in partnership with AT&T Stadium and with support from our presenting sponsor, The Dallas Foundation, is extremely proud to announce the company's third stadium simulcast—the sevent... (more...)


BWW Reviews: Horne of Plenty for Diva's 80th Birthday at Zankel HallBWW Reviews: Horne of Plenty for Diva's 80th Birthday at Zankel Hall
by Richard Sasanow - January 21, 2014

There was a lovefest for the great mezzo Marilyn Horne in New York last week, filled with the music of friends, acquaintances and admirers at Carnegie Hall's sibling, Zankel Hall. (more...)


Canadian Opera Company Ensemble Studio Welcomes Four New Performers for 2014-15 SeasonCanadian Opera Company Ensemble Studio Welcomes Four New Performers for 2014-15 Season
January 15, 2014

The Canadian Opera Company Ensemble Studio, Canada's premier training program for young opera professionals, welcomes four talented new Canadian artists for the 2014/2015 season. Soprano Karine Bouche... (more...)


Canadian Opera Company Announces 2014/2015 Season, Including FALSTAFF and MoreCanadian Opera Company Announces 2014/2015 Season, Including FALSTAFF and More
January 15, 2014

The Canadian Opera Company unveiled a season dominated by the most important, respected and talked-about artists working on the operatic world stage today at a public launch of its 2014/2015 season at... (more...)


LA Opera Announces 2014/2015 Season - LA TRAVIATA, GHOSTS OF VERSAILLES & More!LA Opera Announces 2014/2015 Season - LA TRAVIATA, GHOSTS OF VERSAILLES & More!
January 15, 2014

General Director Plácido Domingo announced LA Opera's 2014/15 season, created in collaboration with Music Director James Conlon and President and CEO Christopher Koelsch. The upcoming season will incl... (more...)


LA Opera's General Director Announces 2014/2015 Season Which Includes LA TRAVIATA and MoreLA Opera's General Director Announces 2014/2015 Season Which Includes LA TRAVIATA and More
January 14, 2014

General Director Plácido Domingo announced LA Opera's 2014/15 season, created in collaboration with Music Director James Conlon and President and CEO Christopher Koelsch. The upcoming season will incl... (more...)


Sarasota Opera Opens 55th Consecutive Season February 8, 2014!Sarasota Opera Opens 55th Consecutive Season February 8, 2014!
January 14, 2014

Following the critical success of last fall's production of Die Fledermaus, Sarasota Opera will open it's 2014 Winter Festival Season on Saturday, February 8, 2014 marking the company's 55th consecuti... (more...)


Sarasota Opera to Open 2014 Winter Festival, 2/8Sarasota Opera to Open 2014 Winter Festival, 2/8
January 13, 2014

Following the critical success of last fall's production of Die Fledermaus, Sarasota Opera will open its 2014 Winter Festival Season on Saturday, February 8, 2014 marking the company's 55th consecutiv... (more...)


Audra McDonald-Hosted 'Richard Tucker at 100: An Opera Celebration' Airs TonightAudra McDonald-Hosted 'Richard Tucker at 100: An Opera Celebration' Airs Tonight
January 10, 2014

Live From Lincoln Center will broadcast the Richard Tucker Music Foundation's 2013 gala concert, one of the most highly anticipated events of the opera season, from Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall.... (more...)


Dallas Opera Launches New Art Song Series TodayDallas Opera Launches New Art Song Series Today
January 04, 2014

The Dallas Opera has announced that, through the generosity of The Titus Family, a brand-new recital series has been created to showcase well-established singers in programs dedicated to preserving th... (more...)


Gotham Chamber Opera Presents LA DESCENTE D'ORPHEE AUX ENFERS TonightGotham Chamber Opera Presents LA DESCENTE D'ORPHEE AUX ENFERS Tonight
January 01, 2014

Gotham Chamber Opera presents Marc-Antoine Charpentier's La descente d'Orphée aux enfers, a co-production with Trinity Church, from tonight, January 1- January 5, 2014 at St. Paul's Chapel, Broadway a... (more...)


Renee Fleming to Star in the Title Role of RUSALKA, Beg. 1/23Renee Fleming to Star in the Title Role of RUSALKA, Beg. 1/23
December 30, 2013

Renée Fleming will return to one of her signature roles, the title character in Dvorák's Rusalka, for six performances beginning January 23. (more...)


BWW Reviews: Verdi's 'Big Belly' Rumbles with Laughter in Met's New FALSTAFFBWW Reviews: Verdi's 'Big Belly' Rumbles with Laughter in Met's New FALSTAFF
by Richard Sasanow - December 30, 2013

“Dying is easy; comedy is hard” says the old show business quip. If anything, opera comedy is even harder. Why is it so difficult? Because it offers so many opportunities to do a disservice to the co... (more...)



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BWW Reviews: Soprano Karita Mattila Shimmers in Strauss's FOUR LAST SONGS at Carnegie HallBWW Reviews: Soprano Karita Mattila Shimmers in Strauss's FOUR LAST SONGS at Carnegie Hall
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