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Tenor Michael Fabiano Wins 2014 Richard Tucker AwardTenor Michael Fabiano Wins 2014 Richard Tucker Award
April 10, 2014

The Richard Tucker Music Foundation has announced that Michael Fabiano - 'the tenor that we have all been waiting for' (San Francisco Classical Voice) - is the winner of the 2014 Richard Tucker Award.... (more...)


Philadelphia Orchestra and Opera to Present SALOME, 5/8 & 10Philadelphia Orchestra and Opera to Present SALOME, 5/8 & 10
April 08, 2014

The Philadelphia Orchestra and Opera Philadelphia will join together in a first-time co-production—a theatrically-inspired production of Richard Strauss's compelling and provocative masterpiece, Salom... (more...)


BWW Reviews: Sensational SALOME Seduces Carnegie Hall AudienceBWW Reviews: Sensational SALOME Seduces Carnegie Hall Audience
by Richard Sasanow - March 04, 2014

At a time when we're bombarded by lurid stories—in books, newspapers, television and film—it is a tribute to Richard Strauss's SALOME, first performed in 1905, that it has lost none of its impact and ... (more...)


Long Beach Opera to Present the Southern California Debut of THE DEATH OF KLINGHOFFER, 3/16-22Long Beach Opera to Present the Southern California Debut of THE DEATH OF KLINGHOFFER, 3/16-22
February 19, 2014

Perhaps the most controversial opera of the 20th century makes its Southern California debut when Long Beach Opera (LBO) stages John Adams' The Death of Klinghoffer on March 16 and March 22 at the Ter... (more...)


Jonas Kaufmann Sings Title Role in New Production of WERTHER at the Met, Beg. TonightJonas Kaufmann Sings Title Role in New Production of WERTHER at the Met, Beg. Tonight
February 18, 2014

Tenor Jonas Kaufmann will star in the title role of the tortured poet in the Met's new production of Massenet's Werther, opening tonight, February 18. (more...)


Vancouver Opera Unveils Bold, New Look and FeelVancouver Opera Unveils Bold, New Look and Feel
by Kaitlin Milligan - January 31, 2014

Vancouver Opera unveils its bold, new look and feel - the first major rebranding of the company since 1985. The fresh contemporary look is part of the company's new long-term strategy aimed at broaden... (more...)


Jonas Kaufmann to Sing Title Role in New Production of WERTHER at the Met, Beg. 2/18Jonas Kaufmann to Sing Title Role in New Production of WERTHER at the Met, Beg. 2/18
January 23, 2014

Tenor Jonas Kaufmann will star in the title role of the tortured poet in the Met's new production of Massenet's Werther, opening February 18. (more...)


The Dallas Opera Announces 2014-2015 Season - THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, LA BOHEME, IOLANTA & More!The Dallas Opera Announces 2014-2015 Season - THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, LA BOHEME, IOLANTA & More!
January 22, 2014

The Dallas Opera is proud to announce its return to fivemainstage productions (including one double-bill) for the company's adventurous 2014-2015 Seasonin the Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House at t... (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...)


Seattle Opera Announces Finalists for 2014 International Wagner CompetitionSeattle Opera Announces Finalists for 2014 International Wagner Competition
January 06, 2014

General Director Speight Jenkins announced the singers selected for Seattle Opera's popular International Wagner Competition on August 7, 2014, where emerging artists will go head-to-head American Ido... (more...)


Leon Botstein and ASO Present Richard Strauss's 'Sex Opera' at Carnegie Hall TonightLeon Botstein and ASO Present Richard Strauss's 'Sex Opera' at Carnegie Hall Tonight
December 15, 2013

Whatever else you think of Richard Strauss, you can't accuse him of picking easy subjects. While Die Frau Ohne Schattenremains one of the most elusive of opera plots, Elektra among the most bloodthirs... (more...)


Leon Botstein and ASO Present Richard Strauss's 'Sex Opera' at Carnegie Hall, 12/15Leon Botstein and ASO Present Richard Strauss's 'Sex Opera' at Carnegie Hall, 12/15
November 27, 2013

Whatever else you think of Richard Strauss, you can't accuse him of picking easy subjects. While Die Frau Ohne Schattenremains one of the most elusive of opera plots, Elektra among the most bloodthirs... (more...)


Peter Mattei, Marina Poplavskaya and More Star in Deborah Warner's EUGENE ONEGIN, Beg. TodayPeter Mattei, Marina Poplavskaya and More Star in Deborah Warner's EUGENE ONEGIN, Beg. Today
November 23, 2013

Tonight, November 23, Deborah Warner's new production of Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin, which opened the current Met season, will return with a new cast in the central roles. (more...)


Kevin Newbury to Direct World Premiere of Lyric Opera of Chicago's BEL CANTOKevin Newbury to Direct World Premiere of Lyric Opera of Chicago's BEL CANTO
November 08, 2013

Anthony Freud, general director of Lyric Opera of Chicago, announced today that the acclaimed American director Kevin Newbury will direct the world-premiere production of Bel Canto during the company'... (more...)


Peter Mattei, Marina Poplavskaya and More to Star in Deborah Warner's EUGENE ONEGIN, Beg. 11/23Peter Mattei, Marina Poplavskaya and More to Star in Deborah Warner's EUGENE ONEGIN, Beg. 11/23
November 06, 2013

On November 23, Deborah Warner's new production of Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin, which opened the current Met season, will return with a new cast in the central roles. Peter Mattei, recently seen at th... (more...)


Canadian Opera Company Release Breaks Records with $10.83 Million in Fundraising and 90% AttendanceCanadian Opera Company Release Breaks Records with $10.83 Million in Fundraising and 90% Attendance
October 28, 2013

Artistically, the company's 63rd season was matched with equal levels of success and recorded an impressive average attendance of 90%. The 2012/2013 season was met with overwhelming critical acclaim, ... (more...)


Canadian Opera Company's 2012/2013 Season Achieved Record Breaking Fundraising YearCanadian Opera Company's 2012/2013 Season Achieved Record Breaking Fundraising Year
October 28, 2013

Today at the Canadian Opera Company's Annual General Meeting, COC Board President Tony Arrell reported on the financial and artistic success of the 2012/2013 season, with the company achieving a recor... (more...)


Vancover Opera's Opens Up New Season with TOSCA TonightVancover Opera's Opens Up New Season with TOSCA Tonight
October 26, 2013

Vancouver, BC ~ Tickets are selling quickly for the first production of Vancouver Opera's 2013-2014 season: Puccini's electrifying drama, Tosca. Featuring lavish sets and costumes, a magnificent choru... (more...)


Vladimir Jurowski to Conduct Met Opera's Revival of Strauss's DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN, Begin. 11/7Vladimir Jurowski to Conduct Met Opera's Revival of Strauss's DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN, Begin. 11/7
October 25, 2013

Vladimir Jurowski leads a rare revival of Richard Strauss's epic Die Frau ohne Schatten beginning November 7, in the acclaimed staging by the late Herbert Wernicke that had its Met premiere in 2001. A... (more...)


Photo Flash: Vladimir Jurowski in a Rare Revival of Strauss's Die Frau ohne SchattenPhoto Flash: Vladimir Jurowski in a Rare Revival of Strauss's Die Frau ohne Schatten
October 25, 2013

Vladimir Jurowski leads a rare revival of Richard Strauss's epic Die Frau ohne Schattenbeginning November 7, in the acclaimed staging by the late Herbert Wernicke that had its Met premiere in 2001. An... (more...)


SALOME, ABDUCTION FROM THE SERAGLIO and More Set for Utah Opera's 2013-14 SeasonSALOME, ABDUCTION FROM THE SERAGLIO and More Set for Utah Opera's 2013-14 Season
October 18, 2013

Utah Opera Artistic Director Christopher McBeth today announced Utah Opera's complete 2013-2014 season on Classical 89.1 FM, during which the company will celebrate 35 years of opera in Utah. (more...)


Vancover Opera's Opens Up New Season with TOSCA, 10/26-11/3Vancover Opera's Opens Up New Season with TOSCA, 10/26-11/3
October 15, 2013

Vancouver, BC ~ Tickets are selling quickly for the first production of Vancouver Opera's 2013-2014 season: Puccini's electrifying drama, Tosca. Featuring lavish sets and costumes, a magnificent choru... (more...)


The Met to Celebrate Britten's Centennial With a Revival of A Midsummer Night's DreamThe Met to Celebrate Britten's Centennial With a Revival of A Midsummer Night's Dream
October 08, 2013

On the occasion of composer Benjamin Britten's centennial, the Met will present its first performances of his 1960 opera A Midsummer Night's Dream in more than a decade. James Conlon leads his first M... (more...)


Canadian Opera Opens PETER GRIMES TonightCanadian Opera Opens PETER GRIMES Tonight
October 05, 2013

Arguably the greatest opera of the 20th century, Benjamin Britten's Peter Grimes, comes to the Canadian Opera Company this fall for seven performances at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Art... (more...)


Chorale to Present Fall Gala Concert MEFISTOFELE - 11/6 at Carnegie HallChorale to Present Fall Gala Concert MEFISTOFELE - 11/6 at Carnegie Hall
September 30, 2013

The Collegiate Chorale announced its first concert of the season, Mefistofele, by Arrigo Boito on November 6, 2013 at 8pm at Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Avenue, NYC. Tickets are available at www.carnegieh... (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
by Richard Sasanow