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Soprano Hera Hyesang Park's New Album BREATHE Out Now

Soprano Hera Hyesang Park released new album, 'Breathe,' featuring operatic classics and contemporary works. Joined by mezzo-soprano Emily D'Angelo and the Orchestra Del Teatro Carlo Felice. Watch the new music video featuring Park freediving. Out now on Deutsche Grammophon.

Review: MANON LESCAUT at Winter Opera

Gina Galati’s wonderful Winter Opera company continues its 17th season with Puccini’s Manon Lescaut.  This work, which opened in 1893, was Puccini’s first great hit.  It was rather daring of Puccini to present this piece, based as it was on a novel that had already been adapted to opera by two other composers—first by Daniel Aubert (1856), and then in a hugely successful work by Jules Massenet 1884. 

Kenneth MacMillan's MANON Returns to the Royal Ballet for its 50th Anniversary

This new year, The Royal Ballet presents Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon, marking 50 years since the production's 1974 premiere, and 100 years since the death of its esteemed designer Nicholas Georgiadis.

Experience MacMillan's MANON in a Cinema Near You

Experience the passionate and tragic story of Kenneth MacMillan's Manon live in cinemas in February 2024. Returning to the Royal Opera House Main Stage, this live cinema event will see the dramatic tale of love and loss broadcast to 976 cinemas in 21 countries across the world. 

Concertistas De Bellas Artes Dedicarán Concierto Al Maestro Edison Quintana

Concertistas de Bellas Artes will dedicate a concert to maestro Edison Quintana. The Secretaría de Cultura del Gobierno de México and the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (Inbal) will recognize maestro Edison Quintana's career with a concert featuring 10 concertistas de Bellas Artes.

ORA SPEI: A Concert For Ukraine Comes to the National Theatre in Prague

Ora Spei: a concert for Ukraine comes to the National Theatre in Prague. The performance is on 21 October, 2023.

CENDRILLON Comes to Paris Opera in October

Cendrillon comes to Paris Opera next month. Performances run from 25 October to 16 November 2023. Learn more about the opera here!

La Mezzosoprano Amelia Sierra Y El Pianista Sergio Vázquez Celebrarán Su Trayectoria Con Concierto En La Sala Manuel M. Ponce

La mezzosoprano Amelia Sierra y el pianista Sergio Vázquez celebrarán su trayectoria con un concierto en la Sala Manuel M. Ponce del Palacio de Bellas Artes. La Secretaría de Cultura del Gobierno de México y el Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (Inbal) presentan este concierto en honor a los 25 y 30 años de trayectoria de Sierra y Vázquez, respectivamente.

Maryland Opera Reveals 2023-2024 Season Celebrating its Roots and Nurturing Opera's Future

Discover the enchanting performances and special events lined up for Maryland Opera's 2023-2024 season. From fully staged scenes from beloved operas to holiday-themed programs and a grand production of Tosca, there's something for every opera lover.

Joseph Calleja Celebrates 20 Years On Decca With His First-Ever Sacred Album AVE MARIA

World-renowned tenor Joseph Calleja announces the release of 'Ave Maria' – his first-ever sacred album. Released on 7th April on Decca Classics, just in time for Easter, this album marks the 20th anniversary of the Maltese tenor's exclusive signing to Decca and the making of his debut recording in 2003.

Birmingham Royal Ballet Announces BRB2 Company and UK Tour

Birmingham Royal Ballet has announced the launch of its new company BRB2 and its inaugural UK tour in April - June 2023.

Greek National Opera's January-March 2023 Productions Are on Sale Now

Tickets for Greek National Opera productions to be presented inside the Stavros Niarchos Hall and on the GNO Alternative Stage at the SNFCC from January through March 2023 went on sale 1 November 2022 at 9.00. 

Karoline Podolak Wins First-Prize and Audience Choice In COC's Nation-Wide Ensemble Studio Competition

Soprano Karoline Podolak of Toronto took home both First Prize and Audience Choice Award at the Canadian Opera Company's Centre Stage: Ensemble Studio Competition on November 3, 2022 at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts. The evening marked the grand finale of a national search for Canada's top young opera singers, all of whom were vying for cash prizes and the chance to be invited for a coveted spot in the company's prestigious Ensemble Studio training program.

San Francisco Opera Presents Second Installment Of 'Streaming The First Century'

Streaming the First Century, San Francisco Opera's free online hub for historic recordings and interviews, expanded today with the release of Session 2: “Parlez-vous français?”

Mauricio Náder Ofrecerá Una Nueva Mirada Pianística A La Música Clásica

“La [otra] música… Una nueva mirada a la música del pasado es un programa totalmente novedoso que integra obras que no fueron creadas para piano y de las cuales yo hice una paráfrasis, es decir, realicé una versión que se pudiera tocar con este instrumento, pero sin perder la esencia del original, además de presentar mis propias obras”.  

Wiener Staatsoper Announces Upcoming Events

Wir freuen uns, Sie darüber zu informieren, dass heute, am 1. September um 10.00 Uhr, der Vorverkauf für alle Vorstellungen im November startet. Sie können die Karten an all unseren Vorverkaufsstellen und selbstverständlich auch online erwerben.

Single Tickets For Houston Grand Opera's 2022�"23 Season Now On Sale

Houston Grand Opera's mainstage 2022–23 season has something for everyone and is comprised of 46 performances across seven productions.

State Opera Sunday Announced at Film Festival on Rathausplatz

Every Sunday, starting July 3rd, at the Film Festival on Rathausplatz will be »State Opera Sunday«: every week, on the big screen directly in front of Vienna City Hall, brand new productions, productions from past seasons by the current management, and also some older performances from the genres of opera and ballet will be shown.

Curtis Institute Of Music Announces The 2022�"23 Season: Made With Love

The 2022–23 season begins at the Curtis Institute of Music this October, with dynamic programming that includes orchestra, opera, and chamber music concerts, and recitals, totaling more than 150 performances in Philadelphia through May 2023.

Greek National Opera Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring World Premiere of New GNO Production of Verdi's FALSTAFF

The Greek National Opera’s 2022-23 season curated by GNO Artistic Director Giorgos Koumendakis will feature ten new opera and ballet productions, one newly commissioned opera, five revivals of past productions, music concerts, major co-productions with some of the world’s foremost opera houses, collaborations with leading conductors and more.


Jules Massenet has written 1 shows including Thais (Composer).

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