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Opera Awards Foundation Announces 2022 Bursary Recipients Photo Opera Awards Foundation Announces 2022 Bursary Recipients
by Stephi Wild - Sep 6, 2022

The Opera Awards Foundation has announced its latest bursary recipients. Established by Harry Hyman in 2012 to help aspiring young artists reach their professional potential, the Opera Awards Foundation is marking its 10th anniversary with increased giving as it responds to the numerous challenges faced by those establishing their careers in opera.

LA Opera Names Jeremy Frank As Chorus Director Photo LA Opera Names Jeremy Frank As Chorus Director
by A.A. Cristi - May 5, 2022

LA Opera has appointed Jeremy Frank as the company's new Chorus Director, beginning in the 2022/23 season.

Opera San José Names Semi-Finalists for Irene Dalis Vocal Competition Photo Opera San José Names Semi-Finalists for Irene Dalis Vocal Competition
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 9, 2022

This May, Opera San José will play host to the nation’s next generation of opera stars during its Irene Dalis Vocal Competition, named for the internationally-acclaimed mezzo-soprano who founded Opera San José.

The Metropolitan Opera's Free Summer HD Festival to Return to Lincoln Center Photo The Metropolitan Opera's Free Summer HD Festival to Return to Lincoln Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 12, 2021

The Met’s popular Summer HD Festival returns on Saturday, August 28, featuring a lineup of ten free encore presentations from the company’s popular Live in HD series, as well as a special pre-festival screening of Susan Froemke’s acclaimed documentary The Opera House.

Restart Stages to Conclude This September with A NIGHT WITH DEAF BROADWAY and More Photo Restart Stages to Conclude This September with A NIGHT WITH DEAF BROADWAY and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 12, 2021

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced artistic works celebrating iconic civil rights leaders, accessibility in the arts, and the rich history of dance in New York City coming to Restart Stages this September—the outdoor performing arts center created to champion the revival and recovery of New York City arts.

Virtual Theatre This Week: July 19-25, 2021- with First Date, Next on Stage: Dance Ed Photo Virtual Theatre This Week: July 19-25, 2021- with First Date, Next on Stage: Dance Edition, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 19, 2021

This week (July 19-25) in live streaming: First Date airs on Stellar, Next on Stage: Dance Edition Season 2 continues with the Top 15, Laura Bell Bundy teaches a master class, and so much more!

Nightly Met Opera Streams to Come to an End July 25 Photo Nightly Met Opera Streams to Come to an End July 25
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2021

With Opening Night approaching and the return of live opera on the horizon, the Met has announced the end of its Nightly Met Opera Streams, the extremely popular series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on its website during the Covid-19 closure.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 1- with Matt Doyle, John Kander, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 1- with Matt Doyle, John Kander, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 1, 2021

Today (April 1) in live streaming: it's Game Night on Stars in the House, Matt Doyle visits Backstage Live and more!

Wake Up With BWW 4/1: Jenn Colella, Telly Leung, and Kate Rockwell Join Stage Door Ma Photo Wake Up With BWW 4/1: Jenn Colella, Telly Leung, and Kate Rockwell Join Stage Door Masterclass Series, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2021

Today's top stories: Jenn Colella, Telly Leung, and Kate Rockwell join our Stage Door masterclass series, series inspired by Jagged Little Pill premieres on TV, and more!

BWW Feature: ONLINE VIRTUAL OPERA TOUR No. 50 Playing on Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: ONLINE VIRTUAL OPERA TOUR No. 50 Playing on Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Mar 26, 2021

Watch the digital debut of Missy Mazzoli’s impassioned opera Breaking the Waves. The opera is based on Lars von Trier’s film of the same name. The story begins when a near-fatal accident leaves the heroine’s new husband paralyzed. In his anguish, he implores her to take other lovers. She follows her faith to a tragic end.

Dolora Zajick Videos

VIDEO: Anna Netrebko and Anita Rachvelishvili on The Met's AIDA Videoplay
VIDEO: Anna Netrebko and Anita Rachvelishvili on The Met's AIDA

by Alan Henry - Oct 10, 2018

In the video below, watch as the two leading ladies of Verdi's 'Aida' - Anna Netrebko and Anita Rachvelishvili, discuss their roles with host Isabel Leonard during the October 6 Live in HD transmission.

VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes Of The Stage Lifts In The Met's AIDA Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes Of The Stage Lifts In The Met's AIDA

by Alan Henry - Oct 10, 2018

In the video below, watch as John Sellars, the company's Assistant General Manager, Production, discusses the use of the Met's stage lifts in 'Aida' with host Isabel Leonard during the October 6 Live in HD transmission.

BWW Interview: Dolora Zajick of INSTITUTE FOR YOUNG DRAMATIC VOICES at University Of  Videoplay
BWW Interview: Dolora Zajick of INSTITUTE FOR YOUNG DRAMATIC VOICES at University Of Nevada, Reno

by Maria Nockin - May 1, 2018

American mezzo-soprano Dolora Zajick is one of the world's leading exponents of the dramatic Verdi repertoire. Her talent was first noticed when she was a pre-med student at the University of Nevada in Reno. Some years after that, she debuted with the San Francisco Opera as Azucena in IL TROVATORE, and it brought her international stardom. Decades later, she is best known for her interpretations of Amneris in AIDA, Eboli in DON CARLO, Ulrica in UN BALLO IN MASCHERA, JeĹľibaba in Dvo?ak's RUSALKA, and Adalgisa in Bellini's NORMA.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Renee Fleming and More in Highlights of RUSALKA at the Met
by Stage Tube - Jan 24, 2014

Renée Fleming returns to one of her signature roles, the title character in Dvorák's Rusalka, for six performances beginning January 23. Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts his first Met performances of the opera about a water spirit in love with a human prince, adapted from the same sources as Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale 'The Little Mermaid.' Check out highlights below!