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Photos: First Look at Kelli O'Hara, Renée Fleming & Joyce DiDonato in THE HOURS PhotosPhotos: First Look at Kelli O'Hara, Renée Fleming & Joyce DiDonato in THE HOURS at The Metropolitan Opera
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Broadway

(11/22/2022) - Get a first look at soprano Renée Fleming, actress and singer Kelli O'Hara and mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato in the world premiere staging of Kevin Puts's The Hours at The Metropolitan Opera.


Photos: First Look at San Francisco Opera's LA TRAVIATA PhotosPhotos: First Look at San Francisco Opera's LA TRAVIATA
by Stephi Wild - San Francisco

(11/11/2022) - Check out photos from San Francisco Opera's La Traviata! San Francisco Opera presents Giuseppe Verdi’s La Traviata conducted by Caroline H. Hume Music Director Eun Sun Kim in a new staging by director Shawna Lucey.


Photos: First Look at DON CARLOS at Lyric Opera of Chicago PhotosPhotos: First Look at DON CARLOS at Lyric Opera of Chicago
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Chicago

(11/9/2022) - Lyric Opera of Chicago is present Verdi’s towering masterpiece Don Carlos — performed for the first time at Lyric in its definitive five-act version with the matchless eloquence of its original French text — for five performances only, November 9-25, 2022. Get first look at photos here!


Photos: Pittsburgh Opera Presents THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO PhotosPhotos: Pittsburgh Opera Presents THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Opera

(11/7/2022) - Pittsburgh Opera is presenting Mozart's 'The Marriage of Figaro' at the Benedum Center on Nov. 5, 8, 11, and 13. See photos here!


Photos: First Look at Opera Atelier's DIDO AND AENEAS PhotosPhotos: First Look at Opera Atelier's DIDO AND AENEAS
by Stephi Wild - Toronto

(10/20/2022) - Opera Atelier has shared a first look from the Elgin Theatre and its iconic production of Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, on stage October 20 and 22 at 7:30pm and October 23 at 2:30pm. 


Photos: First Look at San Francisco Opera's DIALOGUES OF THE CARMELITES PhotosPhotos: First Look at San Francisco Opera's DIALOGUES OF THE CARMELITES
by Blair Ingenthron - San Francisco

(10/16/2022) - San Francisco Opera has released production photos of Francis Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelties (Dialogues des Carmélites) at the War Memorial Opera House, running October 15–30. Caroline H. Hume Music Director Eun Sun Kim conducts the San Francisco Opera Orchestra, Chorus and soloists in this powerful, 20th-century masterwork in the acclaimed production by French director Olivier Py. Check out the photos here!


Photos: In Rehearsal For TOSCA At English National Opera PhotosPhotos: In Rehearsal For TOSCA At English National Opera
by A.A. Cristi - UK / West End

(9/22/2022) - Opening the 2022/23 Season at the London Coliseum, the English National Opera (ENO) presents Puccini’s much-loved thriller, Tosca. Receiving its UK premiere, this staging was last seen at The Finnish National Opera in 2018. See photos from inside rehearsal!


Photos: First Look at Pittsburgh Opera's RUSALKA PhotosPhotos: First Look at Pittsburgh Opera's RUSALKA
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Opera

(9/20/2022) - Pittsburgh Opera's 'Rusalka' will be performed at the Benedum Center on September 20, 23, and 25. Tickets $15+. Get a first look at photos here!


Photos: Opera Meets Broadway In New Musical Revue THE OPERA! MUSICAL PhotosPhotos: Opera Meets Broadway In New Musical Revue THE OPERA! MUSICAL
by A.A. Cristi - Opera

(8/10/2022) - “The Opera! Musical” aims to bring the best of Broadway and the Opera House to new stages around the US. Part musical revue, part follies in the classical theater-style and all fun, the show is breaking down and disrupting barriers between genres with a message of the transformative power of music to opening hearts beyond words. See photos from the production.


Photos: Merola Brings Mozart's DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE to Yerba Buena Center for the Art PhotosPhotos: Merola Brings Mozart's DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE to Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, August 4 & 6
by A.A. Cristi - San Francisco

(8/3/2022) - Merola Opera Program continues its 2022 season with a fully staged production of Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), giving the public the opportunity to see Merola’s exciting 2022 participants performing full operatic roles, conducted by Kelly Kuo, Associate Director of American Lyric Theatre and Music Director of the Reno Chamber Orchestra.


Photos: Go Inside Guerilla Opera's Premiere of I GIVE YOU MY HOME PhotosPhotos: Go Inside Guerilla Opera's Premiere of I GIVE YOU MY HOME
by Marissa Tomeo - Boston

(6/4/2022) - Boston’s Guerilla Opera and the Nichols House Museum sell out performances of 'I Give You My Home', a world premiere site-specific chamber opera inspired by the life of Rose Standish Nichols, a true-life Women’s Peace Party and Suffrage Activist and professional landscape architect with music and original libretto by local composer Beth Wiemann, and stage direction by Cara Consilvio.


Photos: SEE CHICAGO DANCE Kicks Off Chicago Dance Month At Navy Pier PhotosPhotos: SEE CHICAGO DANCE Kicks Off Chicago Dance Month At Navy Pier
by A.A. Cristi - Opera

(6/2/2022) - See Chicago Dance, the dance industry's nonprofit service organization, and its Executive Director Julia Mayer, kicked off their 10th Chicago Dance Month, this year in conjunction with the city’s Year of Chicago Dance campaign, Saturday, May 28 at Navy Pier’s Lake Stage. The launch included a sample of Chicago’s dance community and 2022 Chicago Dance Month offerings. 


Photos: First Look at BLUE at Pittsburgh Opera PhotosPhotos: First Look at BLUE at Pittsburgh Opera
by A.A. Cristi - Opera

(4/25/2022) - Pittsburgh Opera's production of Jeanine Tesori and Tazewell Thompson's 'Blue' opened Saturday, April 23rd at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center.


Photos: The UK Premiere of SEVEN LAST WORDS at The ENO PhotosPhotos: The UK Premiere of SEVEN LAST WORDS at The ENO
by Marissa Tomeo - Opera

(4/13/2022) - The English National Opera (ENO) presents a unique concert of Joseph Haydn's Seven Last Words on the Cross, and Joel Thompson's Seven Last Words of the Unarmed. This is the first time these two pieces have been performed together live in the UK.


Photos: First Look at THE HANDMAID'S TALE at English National Opera PhotosPhotos: First Look at THE HANDMAID'S TALE at English National Opera
by A.A. Cristi - UK / West End

(4/8/2022) - The English National Opera’s Artistic Director Annilese Miskimmon will makes her company directorial debut with a powerful new production of Poul Ruders’ The Handmaid’s Tale. Based on Margaret Atwood’s seminal novel, this outstandingly relevant work was last staged at the London Coliseum in 2003 when it received its first English language debut. 


Photos: Pittsburgh Opera Presents DIVA DREAMS AND FASHION QUEENS Fashion Show PhotosPhotos: Pittsburgh Opera Presents DIVA DREAMS AND FASHION QUEENS Fashion Show
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Opera

(4/6/2022) - Over 200 guests attended the April 4th event, which was co-chaired by Michele Fabrizi and Celia Soehner, Esq. The night also featured musical performances by Pittsburgh Opera’s award-winning Resident Artists.


Photos: Bellissima Opera Presents International Women's Day Concert PhotosPhotos: Bellissima Opera Presents International Women's Day Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Opera

(3/14/2022) - Working In Concert's Bellissima Opera initiative constellates bringing together a dream team of the right people at an appropriate time in a suitable way - International Women's Day is just the healing arts performance we need. 


Photos: Opera San José Presents Flamenco-Infused CARMEN PhotosPhotos: Opera San José Presents Flamenco-Infused CARMEN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - San Francisco

(2/11/2022) - Fiery flamenco joins brilliant singing to ignite Bizet’s iconic opera, Carmen, in a vibrant Opera San José production conducted by Music Director Joseph Marcheso, with reimagined stage direction by Lillian Groag and a new collaboration with the acclaimed Flamenco Society of San José.


Photos: First Look at Opera San José's CARMEN PhotosPhotos: First Look at Opera San José's CARMEN
by A.A. Cristi - San Francisco

(2/11/2022) - Fiery flamenco joins brilliant singing to ignite Bizet’s iconic opera, Carmen, in a vibrant Opera San José production conducted by Music Director Joseph Marcheso, with reimagined stage direction by Lillian Groag and a new collaboration with the acclaimed Flamenco Society of San José. Dance, singing, and drama come together to tell the tale of a defiant heroine whose rebellious quest for freedom defies societal expectations  and seals her tragic fate.


Photos: Get A First Look At Met Opera's RIGOLETTO PhotosPhotos: Get A First Look At Met Opera's RIGOLETTO
by BWW Staff - Opera

(1/4/2022) - Get a first look at The Met's production of Rigoletto, now on stage through June 11th.


Photos: First Look at Pittsburgh Opera's THE MAGIC FLUTE PhotosPhotos: First Look at Pittsburgh Opera's THE MAGIC FLUTE
by Nicole Rosky - Opera

(11/5/2021) - Pittsburgh Opera returns to the Benedum Center, for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began, with Mozart’s most-celebrated opera - the mystical adventure The Magic Flute.


Photo Flash: Check Out The New Hungarian State Opera Production of ANDREA CHENIE PhotosPhoto Flash: Check Out The New Hungarian State Opera Production of ANDREA CHENIER on OperaVision
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Opera

(6/28/2021) - The new Hungarian State Opera production of Andrea Chénier, the masterpiece by Umberto Giordano is available to view on OperaVision between 2 July 2021 (from 7:00 p.m. CET) and 2 January 2022.


BWW Reivew: OTSL Gerdine Young Artists Shine in CENTER STAGE' PhotosBWW Reivew: OTSL Gerdine Young Artists Shine in CENTER STAGE'
by Steve Callahan - Opera

(6/21/2021) - The Opera Theatre of St. Louis presents their Gerdine Young Artists in a dazzling evening of opera. It's all dessert and no dull vegetables.


Photo Coverage: New York City Opera's 3rd Annual Pride in the Park PhotosPhoto Coverage: New York City Opera's 3rd Annual Pride in the Park
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Opera

(6/19/2021) - Check out photos from the event, which BroadwayWorld attended on June 18!