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Opera in the Heights Presents New Production of Verdi's UN BALLO IN MASCHERA on February 16 Opera in the Heights Presents New Production of Verdi's UN BALLO IN MASCHERA on February 16
by BWW News Desk - January 31, 2018

Opera in the Heights (Oh!) presents a new look at Verdi's tale of regicide, Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball), from February 16 - 24 at Lambert Hall.... (more...)
Mozart's THE MAGIC FLUTE Extends at Opera in the Heights Mozart's THE MAGIC FLUTE Extends at Opera in the Heights
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2017

Opera in the Heights (Oh!) increases the number of performances from four to six for its 2017-18 Season opener, Mozart's The Magic Flute (Die Zauberfl te), November 10-19, at Lambert Hall.... (more...)
Houston Grand Opera to Present GLORY DENIED at 1940 Air Terminal Museum Hangar Houston Grand Opera to Present GLORY DENIED at 1940 Air Terminal Museum Hangar
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2017

Houston Grand Opera (HGO) will present Glory Denied, the story of an American family during the turbulent Vietnam War era, on Monday, November 6 and Thursday, November 9, at 7:30 p.m. at the 1940 Air Terminal Museum Hangar at Hobby Airport.... (more...)
Houston Grand Opera Opens 2017/18 Season with LA TRAVIATA and JULIUS CAESAR Houston Grand Opera Opens 2017/18 Season with LA TRAVIATA and JULIUS CAESAR
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2017

Houston Grand Opera will open its 63rd season with a new production of Verdi's most romantic opera, La traviata, October 20 November 11 in the new HGO Resilience Theater at the George R. Brown Convention Center in downtown Houston.... (more...)
Update: Houston Grand Opera Releases Statement Detailing Hurricane Damages Update: Houston Grand Opera Releases Statement Detailing Hurricane Damages
by BWW News Desk - August 30, 2017

Houston Grand Opera Managing Director Perryn Leech and Artistic and Music Director Patrick Summers have issued the following statement:... (more...)
HGOco Commissions New 'Song of Houston' Operas HGOco Commissions New 'Song of Houston' Operas
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2017

HGOco, Houston Grand Opera's community collaboration and education arm, has launched the next phase of itsSong of Houston initiative with commissions from two rising composer/librettist teams. Home of My Ancestors, by composer Nkeiru Okoye and librettist Anita Gonzalez, will premiere in March 2019. ... (more...)
Houston Grand Opera Appoints New Marketing Director Houston Grand Opera Appoints New Marketing Director
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2017

Houston Grand Opera (HGO) has appointed Dale Edwards, a veteran of the New York performing arts marketing and advertising world, to the position of marketing director, it was announced by HGO Managing Director Perryn Leech. He assumes the position July 24.... (more...)
Asia Society Texas Center To Hold Panel On Race And Representation In Houston Grand Opera, 3/31 Asia Society Texas Center To Hold Panel On Race And Representation In Houston Grand Opera, 3/31
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

Asia Society Texas Center will host Representation and 21 st Century Responsibilities in the Performing Arts, a free panel discussion and public forum in collaboration with Houston Grand Opera (HGO) on Friday, March 31, at 7 p.m.... (more...)
Houston Grand Opera Announces Deadline For Bauer Family High School Voice Studio Extended To 3/24 Houston Grand Opera Announces Deadline For Bauer Family High School Voice Studio Extended To 3/24
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

Houston Grand Opera's HGOco announces auditions for the Bauer Family High School Voice Studio (HSVS) for students entering their junior or senior year of high school beginning in the fall of 2017. Applications are now being accepted on HGO's website at HSVS auditions. The deadline has been extended ... (more...)
Houston Grand Opera Presents Götterdämmerung, 4/22 Houston Grand Opera Presents Götterdämmerung, 4/22
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2017

Houston Grand Opera presents Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods), the final installment of Wagner's epic Ring cycle, featuring a new generation of leading Wagnerians including Simon O'Neill as Siegfried and Christine Goerke as Brunnhilde, starting April 22.... (more...)
Phylicia Rashad Joins the Houston Symphony for Beethoven's FIDELIO, 3/31, 4/2
by BWW News Desk - March 09, 2017

The Houston Symphony announced today that Tony Award winner and three-time Emmy Award nominee Phylicia Rashad will join the cast of its new semi-staged, concert version of Beethoven's Fidelio, the composer's only opera, March 31 and April 2.... (more...)
Opera in the Heights Announces 2017-18 Season Opera in the Heights Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - March 01, 2017

Opera in the Heights (OH) announces its 2017-18 season, a diverse collection of masterworks, which artistic director Eiki Isomura calls 'a representation of what we value most at Opera in the Heights.' In describing the company's four main stage productions, Isomura states, 'There is no better showc... (more...)