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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...)


Opera Parallèle Announces 2014-2015 Season, Featuring DEAD MAN WALKING and HEART OF DARKNESSOpera Parallèle Announces 2014-2015 Season, Featuring DEAD MAN WALKING and HEART OF DARKNESS
September 12, 2014

Founder and Artistic Director Nicole Paiement has announced details of Opera Parallèle's 2014--2015 season, which will feature the premiere of a new production of Jake Heggie's acclaimed Dead Man Wal... (more...)


Met's Rush Tickets Program Announces Online Sales Only, 2014-15 SeasonMet's Rush Tickets Program Announces Online Sales Only, 2014-15 Season
September 12, 2014

The Met's Rush Tickets program will move entirely online in its ninth season, 2014-15, allowing expanded, more democratic access to prime Met tickets for $25. As in past seasons, Rush Tickets will be ... (more...)


San Francisco Opera and Musicians Union Ratify New Four-Year Contract, 2014-18San Francisco Opera and Musicians Union Ratify New Four-Year Contract, 2014-18
September 11, 2014

The San Francisco Opera Association and members of the American Federation of Musicians Local 6 today jointly announced they have successfully negotiated a new four-year agreement for the San Francisc... (more...)


Meet OPERA San Antonio's Resident Conductor Andres CladeraMeet OPERA San Antonio's Resident Conductor Andres Cladera
September 11, 2014

Andres Cladera is an indispensable member of the creative team that will bringFantastic Mr. Fox to life. Leading the small orchestra of seven musicians is just one of the tasks that fall under the res... (more...)


Renee Fleming to Star in CAPRICCIO at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, 10/6-28Renee Fleming to Star in CAPRICCIO at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, 10/6-28
September 10, 2014

Lyric Opera of Chicago's 60th anniversary season continues with Capriccio, starring Renée Fleming and conducted by Sir Andrew Davis, longtime collaborators in performance and colleagues as Lyric's cre... (more...)


Solti Foundation U.S. Announces Collaboration with Florentine Opera CompanySolti Foundation U.S. Announces Collaboration with Florentine Opera Company
September 10, 2014

The Solti Foundation U.S. today announced details of an exciting new pilot residency project with the Grammy Award winning Florentine Opera Company to take place this 2014-15 season. The collaboration... (more...)


The Dallas Opera Presents DALLAS OPERA PERSPECTIVES: “WHEN ART AND RELIGION COLLIDE,' 9/29The Dallas Opera Presents DALLAS OPERA PERSPECTIVES: “WHEN ART AND RELIGION COLLIDE,' 9/29
September 10, 2014

The Dallas Opera is proud to present the first of this season'sDallas Opera Perspectives: “When Art and Religion Collide,” a free, in-depth exploration of the role of religion in the creation of both ... (more...)


American Opera Projects Receives Andrew W. Mellon Foundation GrantAmerican Opera Projects Receives Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant
September 10, 2014

American Opera Projects (AOP) has announced that it has been awarded a major grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The $200,000, active through December 2016, will support artistic initiatives ... (more...)


LA Opera to Tour SONGS IN THE KEY OF LOS ANGELES Next MonthLA Opera to Tour SONGS IN THE KEY OF LOS ANGELES Next Month
May 29, 2014

Generations of songwriters have answered the call of the west, finding musical inspiration in the beauty, geography and diverse cultures of Southern California. Throughout the month of June, the Song... (more...)


Capitol City Opera Company Founder Wins Lifetime Achievement AwardCapitol City Opera Company Founder Wins Lifetime Achievement Award
May 29, 2014

Capitol City Opera Company Founder and Artistic Director Emeritus Donna Angel will be given the Partners in Excellence Lifetime Award by Opera Volunteers International at their annual conference which... (more...)


Gordon Getty's USHER HOUSE to Premiere at Welsh National Opera, 13-15 JuneGordon Getty's USHER HOUSE to Premiere at Welsh National Opera, 13-15 June
May 28, 2014

Composer Gordon Getty's opera Usher House will receive its world stage premiere as part of Welsh National Opera's double bill titled The Fall of the House of Usher on Friday, June 13, and Sunday, June... (more...)


Greater Worcester Opera presents COSI FAN TUTTE OR HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER, 5/24-6/8Greater Worcester Opera presents COSI FAN TUTTE OR HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER, 5/24-6/8
May 28, 2014

Greater Worcester Opera proudly presents this staged, costumed concert version of Mozart's gorgeous opera, performed in English translation. Our version unfolds this tale of romance, deception and hap... (more...)


International Conductor Ramon Tebar Named New Opera Naples' Artistic DirectorInternational Conductor Ramon Tebar Named New Opera Naples' Artistic Director
May 28, 2014

Spanish conductor Ramon Tebar was named Artistic Director of Opera Naples today. (more...)


Grant Gershon Extends Contract as LA Opera's Resident Conductor Through June 2017Grant Gershon Extends Contract as LA Opera's Resident Conductor Through June 2017
May 27, 2014

General Director Plácido Domingo announced today that Grant Gershon has renewed his contract at LA Opera's Resident Conductor, effective through June of 2017. (more...)


Opera on Tap Presents NEW BREW SINGS NEW YORK, 6/13Opera on Tap Presents NEW BREW SINGS NEW YORK, 6/13
May 27, 2014

After quite the rough winter, summer is almost upon us in NYC. What better way to spend your Friday June 13th than with an icy cold pint and fresh music from Opera on Tap's New Brew! Join us as we cel... (more...)



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