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Black Friday: Save up to 40% on IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE at the London Coliseum Photo Black Friday: Save up to 40% on IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE at the London Coliseum
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Nov 29, 2022

Tickets from just £25 for It's A Wonderful Life at the London Coliseum

Meet the Cast of OHIO STATE MURDERS, Beginning Previews on Broadway Tonight! Photo Meet the Cast of OHIO STATE MURDERS, Beginning Previews on Broadway Tonight!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2022

Ohio State Murders will be the first show to play at the newly renamed James Earl Jones Theatre when it begins previews tonight, Friday, November 11, 2022 ahead of an opening on Thursday, December 8, 2022. Meet the cast of Ohio State Murders here!

The Dallas Opera Announces 2022/2023 Class of The Hart Institute for Women Conductors Photo The Dallas Opera Announces 2022/2023 Class of The Hart Institute for Women Conductors
by Stephi Wild - Nov 10, 2022

‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚ÄčThe Dallas Opera has announced the 2022/2023 class of its Linda and Mitch Hart Institute for Women Conductors. The program will begin virtual sessions, with two livestreams open to the public, the week of Monday, November 14, 2022

Oratorio Society Of New York Presents 148th Performance Of Handel's Messiah At Carneg Photo Oratorio Society Of New York Presents 148th Performance Of Handel's Messiah At Carnegie Hall, December 19
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 8, 2022

The Oratorio Society of New York (OSNY), led by Music Director Kent Tritle, continues its 2022‚Äď23 season with its 148th performance of Handel's Messiah on Monday, December 19, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall. This year's performance includes soloists soprano Maria Brea, contralto Heather Petrie, tenor Joshua Blue, and baritone Jesse Blumberg, together with the Orchestra of the Society.

Review: CARMEN (in English Translation) Rose Hall, Jazz At Lincoln Center Photo Review: CARMEN (in English Translation) Rose Hall, Jazz At Lincoln Center
by Joanna Barouch - Nov 5, 2022

If you were under the impression that the term 'Opéra Comique' meant a 'comic opera', you might be literally correct, but truthfully the joke would be on you. What does it really mean? Opéra Comique is a genre of French opera first developed in the eighteenth century.

San Francisco Opera Medals Awarded To Catherine Cook, Philip Skinner, and Dale Travis Photo San Francisco Opera Medals Awarded To Catherine Cook, Philip Skinner, and Dale Travis
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2022

An onstage award presentation immediately following the October 30 matinee performance of Poulenc's Dialogues of the Carmelites honored three cherished artists whose careers with San Francisco Opera each span over three decades. Mezzo-soprano Catherine Cook, who was Mother Jeanne in the afternoon's performance, and bass-baritone Dale Travis, who portrayed Marquis de la Force, were joined onstage by bass-baritone Philip Skinner to each receive the San Francisco Opera Medal.

The ENO Presents The UK Premiere & Operatic Adaptation of IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE Photo The ENO Presents The UK Premiere & Operatic Adaptation of IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE
by Stephi Wild - Oct 31, 2022

This November, opening the festive season at the London Coliseum, the English National Opera (ENO) presents the highly anticipated UK premiere of It's a Wonderful Life. Composed by Jake Heggie in 2016 with the libretto by Gene Scheer, this is an operatic adaptation of the 1946 Frank Capra Christmas classic film, sung in English.

Anna-Jane Casey to Join Ian McKellen & John Bishop in the UK and Ireland Tour of MOTH Photo Anna-Jane Casey to Join Ian McKellen & John Bishop in the UK and Ireland Tour of MOTHER GOOSE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2022

Anna-Jane Casey will be joining the UK and Ireland Tour of the pantomime MOTHER GOOSE as Cilla The Goose with Mairi Barclay, Becca Francis, Shailan Gohil and Laura Tyrer also confirmed to join the company

Houston Grand Opera Collaborates With Local Artist Reginald Adams In Labyrinth Series Photo Houston Grand Opera Collaborates With Local Artist Reginald Adams In Labyrinth Series For Seeking The Human Spirit Initiative
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 27, 2022

Houston Grand Opera, in partnership with Houston First, invites community members to tour a series of labyrinths created by local artist Reginald Adams during the opening nights of upcoming productions The Wreckers, El Milagro del Recuerdo, Werther, and Salome. 

Staten Island New York's Riverside Opera Presents A NIGHT AT THE OPERA in November Photo Staten Island New York's Riverside Opera Presents A NIGHT AT THE OPERA in November
by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2022

Featuring a full opera orchestra and Soprano Jacqueline Quirk, plus Mezzo Soprano Christina Lamberti and Tenor Jeremy Brauner featuring music by Verdi's Rigoletto, Puccini's La Boheme, and Bizet's Carmen. Also enjoy many pop favorites, all accompanied by Maestro Alan Aurelia and guest conductor Gordon Schermer and with narrations by Tania Eincoff.  

Houston Grand Opera Videos

VIDEO: LA Opera Happy Hour With Jacob Ingbar Videoplay
VIDEO: LA Opera Happy Hour With Jacob Ingbar

by Alan Henry - May 5, 2021

LA Opera Associate Chorus Master Jeremy Frank is back with an all-new episode of 'Opera Happy Hour.' Pour yourself something fancy (or cheap, that works too) and settle in for a fun-filled adventure as Jeremy shares his wealth of opera knowledge.

VIDEO: Opera Singer Denyce Graves Performs as Part of Memorial For Justice Ruth Bader Videoplay
VIDEO: Opera Singer Denyce Graves Performs as Part of Memorial For Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg

by Stage Tube - Sep 26, 2020

Opera singer Denyce Graves recently performed as part of a memorial for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg.

VIDEO: Houston Grand Opera's Ryan McKinny Leads 'No One is Alone' From INTO THE WOODS Videoplay
VIDEO: Houston Grand Opera's Ryan McKinny Leads 'No One is Alone' From INTO THE WOODS to Tribute Those We've Lost

by Stage Tube - May 9, 2020

Houston Grand Opera's Ryan McKinny leads a new video of 'No One is Alone' from Into the Woods, in honor of those we have lost due to the health crisis.

VIDEO: On This Day, January 30- Happy Birthday, Hal Prince! Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, January 30- Happy Birthday, Hal Prince!

by A.A. Cristi - Jan 30, 2019

Harold 'Hal' Prince directed the premiere productions of Cabaret, Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music, The Phantom of the Opera, She Loves Me, Company, Follies, Candide, Pacific Overtures, Evita and Parade.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Conor Ryan, Lauren Molina & More in DESPERATE MEASURES Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Conor Ryan, Lauren Molina & More in DESPERATE MEASURES

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 19, 2018

Desperate Measures is currently playing at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues), and features: Gary Marachek (Eleanor) as Father Morse, Lauren Molina(Rock of Ages) as Bella Rose, Sarah Parnicky (Show Boat at Houston Grand Opera) as Susanna/Sister Mary Jo, Conor Ryan ('Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert') as Johnny Blood, Peter Saide (Skin Tight) as Sheriff Green, and Nick Wyman (Les Miserables) as Governor von Richterhenkenpflichtgetruber with Anthony Festa (Bare at New World Stages), Celia Hottenstein(The Phantom of the Opera 25th Anniversary National Tour) and Tom Souhrada (Kinky Boots).

BWW TV: Meet the Company of DESPERATE MEASURES- Plus Get a Sneak Peek! Videoplay
BWW TV: Meet the Company of DESPERATE MEASURES- Plus Get a Sneak Peek!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 4, 2018

Beginning performances at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues), for an open-ended engagement beginning May 30 with opening night set for June 13, Desperate Measures features: Gary Marachek (Eleanor) as Father Morse, Lauren Molina (Rock of Ages) as Bella Rose, Sarah Parnicky (Show Boat at Houston Grand Opera) as Susanna/Sister Mary Jo, Conor Ryan ('Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert') as Johnny Blood, Peter Saide (Skin Tight) as Sheriff Green, Nick Wyman (Les Miserables) as Governor von Richterhenkenpflichtgetruber and Anthony Festa, Celia Hottenstein, and Tom Souhrada.

BWW TV: Shakespeare Meets the Old West! Watch a Sneak Peek of DESPERATE MEASURES Videoplay
BWW TV: Shakespeare Meets the Old West! Watch a Sneak Peek of DESPERATE MEASURES

by TV - Press Previews - Jun 2, 2018

Beginning performances at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues), for an open-ended engagement beginning May 30 with opening night set for June 13, Desperate Measures features: Gary Marachek (Eleanor) as Father Morse, Lauren Molina (Rock of Ages) as Bella Rose, Sarah Parnicky (Show Boat at Houston Grand Opera) as Susanna/Sister Mary Jo, Conor Ryan ('Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert') as Johnny Blood, Peter Saide (Skin Tight) as Sheriff Green, Nick Wyman (Les Miserables) as Governor von Richterhenkenpflichtgetruber and Anthony Festa, Celia Hottenstein, and Tom Souhrada.

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, JeŇĺibaba in Dvo?ak's RUSALKA, and Adalgisa in Bellini's NORMA.

Video: On This Day, January 30: Happy Birthday, Hal Prince! Videoplay
Video: On This Day, January 30: Happy Birthday, Hal Prince!

by A.A. Cristi - Jan 30, 2018

Today we celebrate Broadway legend, Hal Prince, who is celebrating his 90th birthday!

THE FLYING DUTCHMAN to Sail to The Atlanta Opera This Fall Videoplay
THE FLYING DUTCHMAN to Sail to The Atlanta Opera This Fall

by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2017

The Atlanta Opera opens its main stage season with a stunning, all-new production of Richard Wagner's The Flying Dutchman, featuring an internationally recognized cast and extraordinary visuals to present the old folktale in a new way.