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SATYAGRAHA, SIMON BOCCANEGRA & More Announced for The Met's Two-Week Schedule for Nig Photo SATYAGRAHA, SIMON BOCCANEGRA & More Announced for The Met's Two-Week Schedule for Nightly Met Opera Streams
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2021

The schedule includes a week featuring operas centered around morally admirable characters and the power of the human spirit, and a week of operas set in Paris, entitled City of Light. The April 23 stream of Philip Glass’s Satyagraha is being presented in partnership with Carnegie Hall as part of their Voices of Hope festival.

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, February 1- with André De Shields, Susan Egan and Mor Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, February 1- with André De Shields, Susan Egan and More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2021

Today (February 1) in live streaming: Jeremy Jordan and Ashley Spencer sing with Seth Rudetsky, Krysta Rodriguez on Live at the Lortel, and more!

BWW Feature: ONLINE VIRTUAL OPERA TOUR No.43 at Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: ONLINE VIRTUAL OPERA TOUR No.43 at Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Jan 30, 2021

The unforgettable world of Ellen Reid’s      p  r  i  s  m returns to LA Opera for two weeks. This time, the Pulitzer Prize-winning piece is streaming on your home screen.  Composer Reid and librettist Roxie Perkins' sobering story follows a mother and daughter as they explore the trauma of sexual abuse and the elasticity of memory that follows.

The Met Celebrates Black History Month With Two Weeks of Nightly Opera Streams Featur Photo The Met Celebrates Black History Month With Two Weeks of Nightly Opera Streams Featuring African-American Singers
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2021

The Met has announced themed lineups for the first two weeks of February in its ongoing series of Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on the company's website during the coronavirus closure.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, December 11 with Laura Osnes, Courtney Reed and Susan  Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, December 11 with Laura Osnes, Courtney Reed and Susan Egan and More!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2020

Today (December 11) in live streaming: Laura Osnes, Courtney Reed and Susan Egan visit Backstage Live, and so much more!

BWW Feature: ONLINE VIRTUAL OPERA TOUR at Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: ONLINE VIRTUAL OPERA TOUR at Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Dec 4, 2020

Los Angeles Opera has a number of excellent recitals on its website including one by baritone Craig Colclough in which he sings the Shakespeare monologues from Otello and Macbeth that Verdi set to music. Together with pianist Jeremy Frank, Colclough presents a program that also includes works by Beethoven, Wagner, Porter, and Vaughan Williams.

San Francisco Opera Presents Virtual Performances of¬†TOSCA,¬†LA BOH√ąME and More Photo San Francisco Opera Presents Virtual Performances of¬†TOSCA,¬†LA BOH√ąME and More
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2020

The artists and artistry of San Francisco Opera will be on full display in Celebrating the Voices of San Francisco Opera, a virtual event premiering on Friday, December 4 at 7:30 pm Pacific.

The Met Announces Four-Week Schedule for Nightly Met Opera Streams Photo The Met Announces Four-Week Schedule for Nightly Met Opera Streams
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2020

The Met has announced themed lineups for four weeks of its Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on the company's website during the coronavirus closure. The schedule includes a week of In Plain English, an Epic Proportions week, followed by a week of Holiday Fare, and more.

San Francisco Opera Presents CELEBRATING THE VOICES OF SAN FRANCISCO OPERA Photo San Francisco Opera Presents CELEBRATING THE VOICES OF SAN FRANCISCO OPERA
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020

The artists and artistry of San Francisco Opera will be on full display in Celebrating the Voices of San Francisco Opera, a virtual event that will be unveiled at sfopera.com, YouTube and Facebook on Friday, December 4 at 7:30 pm Pacific.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: October 31- November 1- with Beth Malone, THE NIGHTMARE Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: October 31- November 1- with Beth Malone, THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2020

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, October 231-November 1, 2020.

The Met Announces Themed Lineups for Next Two Weeks of Nightly Met Opera Streams Photo The Met Announces Themed Lineups for Next Two Weeks of Nightly Met Opera Streams
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2020

The Met has announced themed lineups for the next two weeks of its Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on the company's website during the coronavirus closure. The schedule includes an Operatic Comedies week, and a Politics in Opera week, the week before Election Day.

The Met Cancels 2020-21 Opera Season, Announces Premieres for 2021-22 Photo The Met Cancels 2020-21 Opera Season, Announces Premieres for 2021-22
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2020

The Metropolitan Opera announced today that the ongoing health crisis has resulted in the cancellation of the entire 2020-21 season, but the company also announced ambitious artistic plans for its 2021-22 season, which will open with the Met premiere of Terence Blanchard's Fire Shut Up in My Bones.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: September 5-7- with Karen Olivo, A Nick Cordero Tribute Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: September 5-7- with Karen Olivo, A Nick Cordero Tribute, and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2020

This weekend (September 5-7) in live streaming: broadway tribute Nick Cordero, Karen Olivo sings with Seth Rudetsky, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, September 4- with Jeremy Pope, Lea Salonga, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, September 4- with Jeremy Pope, Lea Salonga, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2020

Today (September 4) in live streaming: Jeremy Pope visits backstage Live, Stars in the House hosts a Flower Drum Song reunion, and so much more!

Met Announces Three-Week Schedule For Nightly Met Opera Streams Photo Met Announces Three-Week Schedule For Nightly Met Opera Streams
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2020

The Met has announced a specially-curated, three-week schedule for its Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on the company website during the coronavirus closure. The schedule includes an All-Verdi week, a 20th-Century Classics week, and an All-French week.

VIDEO: Watch a Sneak Peek of PORGY AND BESS Starring Eric Owens and Angel Blue on PBS Photo VIDEO: Watch a Sneak Peek of PORGY AND BESS Starring Eric Owens and Angel Blue on PBS
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2020

Great Performances at the Met: The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess premieres Friday, July 17 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings).

Talk, Lullaby And Music Content Debuts On [insert:opera] Digital Platform; NORMA Airs Photo Talk, Lullaby And Music Content Debuts On [insert:opera] Digital Platform; NORMA Airs Sunday
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2020

Boston Lyric Opera's nascent digital platform, called [insert:opera], picks up steam this month with online-only selections of fresh content, including new entries in its podcast series AT IT'S (s)CORE, new relaxing performances in its video music series a?oeBedtime Lullabies Online,a?? and the final entry in its a?oeDirectors' Cuta?? video series on Bellini's opera NORMA. Also, BLO's widely acclaimed and globally streamed recording of its shuttered March 2020 production of NORMA makes its broadcast debut this week. 

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: June 20-21- with Jessie Mueller, Tonya Pinkins and More Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: June 20-21- with Jessie Mueller, Tonya Pinkins and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2020

This weekend (June 19) in live streaming: Jessie Mueller sings with Seth Rudetsky, and so much more!

The Met Announces Weeks 13 and 14 Nightly Streams Schedule Featuring the AT HOME GALA Photo The Met Announces Weeks 13 and 14 Nightly Streams Schedule Featuring the AT HOME GALA and More
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2020

The Met has announced the Weeks 13 and 14 schedules for its Nightly Met Opera Streams, which feature the Met's acclaimed productions of Philip Glass's Akhnaten and Satyagraha, both available to the public for the first time on the Met's streaming platforms.

Enjoy Seattle Opera Mornings On KING FM Photo Enjoy Seattle Opera Mornings On KING FM
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2020

While McCaw Hall's stage may be dark, opera music continues to reverberate in the Pacific Northwest and beyond: Starting every Saturday on April 25, enjoy Seattle Opera Mornings on King FM. Classical KING FM 98.1 will broadcast recordings of previous Seattle Opera performances including Tosca, La traviata, The Magic Flute, and Madame Butterfly. Broadcasts will be available on the radio and at king.org every Saturday morning at 10 a.m. Pacific Time. 

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