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Cincinnati Opera Announces 2023 Summer Festival Photo Cincinnati Opera Announces 2023 Summer Festival
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 20, 2022

Evans Mirageas, The Harry T. Wilks Artistic Director of Cincinnati Opera, has announced details for the company's 2023 Summer Festival. The season takes place June–July 2023 and features four productions: a romantic thriller, a touching and timely premiere, an effervescent comedy, and an innovative new vision of an operatic classic.

90.9 WGUC to Broadcast Cincinnati Opera's 2022 SUMMER FESTIVAL on Sunday Evenings in  Photo 90.9 WGUC to Broadcast Cincinnati Opera's 2022 SUMMER FESTIVAL on Sunday Evenings in November
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 23, 2022

On Sunday evenings this November, Cincinnati Opera will partner with 90.9 WGUC, Cincinnati's classical public radio station, to broadcast select productions from its 2022 Summer Festival. Each broadcast will begin at 8 p.m. ET. You can listen on air at 90.9 FM and online at wguc.org.

Heartbeat Opera Announces 2022-2023 Season With Radical Reimaginings Of 3 Classics Photo Heartbeat Opera Announces 2022-2023 Season With Radical Reimaginings Of 3 Classics
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 5, 2022

New York's Heartbeat Opera has announced its ninth season in 2022-23. 

Single Tickets To Opera Philadelphia's Entire 2022-2023 Season Go On Sale This Tuesda Photo Single Tickets To Opera Philadelphia's Entire 2022-2023 Season Go On Sale This Tuesday, July 19
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 18, 2022

Single tickets for Opera Philadelphia's 2022–2023 Season go on sale Tuesday, July 19, when opera fans can curate their experience with a wide array of options, starting with the much-anticipated return of the company's season-opening Festival O22, which takes the stage after a two-year hiatus, expanding into new spaces and genres.

Arizona Opera Announces Casting For Its 2022/23 Season Photo Arizona Opera Announces Casting For Its 2022/23 Season
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2022

Arizona Opera announced casting today for their vibrant 2022/23 Season, which will feature an exciting array of productions, ranging from beloved classics to new works, including a return to five in-theater shows in both Phoenix and Tucson.

Free Outdoor ROMEO & JULIET, a Reverse Take on LA BOHEME & More Announced for Boston  Photo Free Outdoor ROMEO & JULIET, a Reverse Take on LA BOHEME & More Announced for Boston Lyric Opera's 2022/23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 27, 2022

In announcing its 2022/23 Season today, Boston Lyric Opera has unveiled an expanded, year-round return to stages throughout Boston.

LA BOHEME is Now Playing at Teatro Colon Photo LA BOHEME is Now Playing at Teatro Colon
by Stephi Wild - Mar 18, 2022

La Ăłpera mĂĄs representada durante el siglo XX sigue arrancando lĂĄgrimas y sonrisas en el XXI. La historia de los cuatro bohemios que viven al borde de la miseria, sufriendo y gozando por amor, es un clĂĄsico imperecedero.

Tickets On Sale For OPERA NAPLES II FESTIVAL UNDER THE STARS, March 11-20 Photo Tickets On Sale For OPERA NAPLES II FESTIVAL UNDER THE STARS, March 11-20
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 22, 2022

Opera Naples, one of Naples' leading performing arts organizations, has announced tickets are on sale for the II Festival Under the Stars. Conducted by Artistic Director RamĂłn Tebar and featuring the Naples Festival Orchestra, the II Festival Under the Stars will take place March 11-20 with performances at Cambier Park and the Wang Opera Center.

Cincinnati Opera Announces Cast, Production, And Schedule Updates For 2022 Summer Fes Photo Cincinnati Opera Announces Cast, Production, And Schedule Updates For 2022 Summer Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 10, 2022

Cincinnati Opera today shared updated cast, production, and schedule details for its 2022 Summer Festival, which will take place June 18 through July 31, 2022. After two seasons away, the company returns this summer to its longtime performance venues, Cincinnati Music Hall and the School for Creative and Performing Arts (SCPA).

VIDEO: See Official Trailer for LA BOHÈME at the Ritz Theatre Photo VIDEO: See Official Trailer for LA BOHÈME at the Ritz Theatre
by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 5, 2022

This passionate, timeless, and indelible story of love among young artists in Paris, can stake its claim as the world’s most popular opera. Theater LattĂ© Da brings Peter Rothstein’s innovative, award-winning staging to the intimate Ritz Theater. Lyrical and touchingly beautiful, La BohĂšme is the definitive depiction of the joys and sorrows of love and loss, and a celebration of art in the face of adversity. It is sung in Italian with English surtitles.

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VIDEO: See Official Trailer for LA BOHÈME at the Ritz Theatre Videoplay
VIDEO: See Official Trailer for LA BOHÈME at the Ritz Theatre

by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 5, 2022

This passionate, timeless, and indelible story of love among young artists in Paris, can stake its claim as the world’s most popular opera. Theater LattĂ© Da brings Peter Rothstein’s innovative, award-winning staging to the intimate Ritz Theater. Lyrical and touchingly beautiful, La BohĂšme is the definitive depiction of the joys and sorrows of love and loss, and a celebration of art in the face of adversity. It is sung in Italian with English surtitles.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Met's MADAMA BUTTERFLY Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Met's MADAMA BUTTERFLY

by Alan Henry - Oct 9, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the Met's MADAMA BUTTERFLY! Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana MarĂ­a MartĂ­nez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea CarĂš as the American naval officer who abandons her. Paulo Szot and Markus BrĂŒck share the role of Sharpless, and Elizabeth DeShong is Suzuki, alternating with Maria Zifchak. Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghella's sweeping production, a perennial audience favorite.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Met's TOSCA from the 2018/19 Season Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Met's TOSCA from the 2018/19 Season

by Alan Henry - Oct 23, 2018

Met favorite Sondra Radvanovsky and rising star Jennifer Rowley share the title role of the volatile diva at the heart of Puccini's operatic thriller. Joseph Calleja brings his stylish tenor to the role of Cavaradossi, and Wolfgang Koch and Claudio Sgura share the role of the nefarious police chief Scarpia. Carlo Rizzi conducts Sir David McVicar's resplendent production.


Luigi Illica Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Luigi Illica written?
Luigi Illica has written 3 shows including La Tosca (Bookwriter), Madame Butterfly (Librettist), La Bohéme (Libretto).