Capitol City Opera Company Set To Present Gounod's ROMEO ET JULIETTE Capitol City Opera Company Set To Present Gounod's ROMEO ET JULIETTE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2020

The love story that will last generations comes to life as Capitol City Opera Company (CCOC), a 501(c)3 non-profit professional opera company, opens its 37th season with their first full-staged French opera, Roméo et Juliette by composer Charles Gounod on Friday, March 6 at 8:00 p.m., Saturday, March 7 at 8:00 p.m., and Sunday, March 8 at 3:00 p.m. at Conant Performing Arts Center at Oglethorpe University. Tickets are $30 - $40 and are available online at ccityopera.org. (more...)

Opera Omaha Announces Third Annual ONE FESTIVAL Opera Omaha Announces Third Annual ONE FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2020

Opera Omaha announces its third annual ONE FESTIVAL. The ONE Festival is a place for wild dreams, wilder execution, and exploration of those ideas on a grand scale. Programming is driven by the artists, not the executives. With an emphasis on experimentation and new worka?'yet not tethered to premieresa?'ONE fosters an environment that encourages and celebrates bold risks and transformative storytelling. At a glance, one might assume this is happening in NYC or LA; but this opera hothouse sizzles in the dead center of our country, far from the coasts.  (more...)

Charles Gounod's ROMEO & JULIET Opera is Coming to the Sarasota Opera House on Valentine's Weekend Charles Gounod's ROMEO & JULIET Opera is Coming to the Sarasota Opera House on Valentine's Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2020

Charles Gounod's opera Romeo & Juliet will open on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 7:30 pm. Set in 14th-century Verona, the deep love between Romeo and Juliet rivals the longstanding feud between their families, the Montagues and the Capulets. (more...)

BWW Review: SAN DIEGO OPERA'S AMAZING NIGHT at At The Balboa Theatre BWW Review: SAN DIEGO OPERA'S AMAZING NIGHT at At The Balboa Theatre
by Ron Bierman - Dec 16, 2019

The San Diego Opera's first Detour Series performance this season was 'One Amazing Night' with Soprano Ailyn Pérez, tenor Joshua Guerrero and accompanist Abdiel Vázquez. All are outstanding young award winners with impressive resumes. The first half featured operatic arias, enjoyable and worth the ticket price on their own. But the second half was something different--and special. In it the artists performed classic popular Mexican songs they grew up with, and their passionate affection was obvious. Vázquez was born in Mexico. Pérez and Guerrero are American children of Mexican immigrants. (more...)

Estudio De La "pera De Bellas Artes Ofrecerá Conciertode Clausura En La Sala Manuel M. Ponce Estudio De La "pera De Bellas Artes Ofrecerá Conciertode Clausura En La Sala Manuel M. Ponce
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2019

El Estudio de la Ópera de Bellas Artes (EOBA) del Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (INBAL) ofrecerá su concierto de Clausura 2019 en la Sala Manuel M. Ponce del Palacio de Bellas Artes el 11 de diciembre a las 19:00 horas. (more...)

San Francisco Opera Chorus Holds Concert On November 22 San Francisco Opera Chorus Holds Concert On November 22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2019

San Francisco Opera showcases the vocal might of the San Francisco Opera Chorus in concert on Friday, November 22, at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Adelphi PAC Will Present The Adelphi Symphony Orchestra Adelphi PAC Will Present The Adelphi Symphony Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2019

The Adelphi Symphony Orchestra will perform a program of selections from the classical and romantic periods at the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (PAC) on Thursday, November 14. The program will be under the direction of visiting guest conductor Stefano Miceli. Maestro Miceli is one of the foremost Italian pianists and conductors performing today, and he has earned the applause of audiences from around the world. (more...)

Opera Santa Barbara Opens 2019-20 Season With MADAMA BUTTERFLY Opera Santa Barbara Opens 2019-20 Season With MADAMA BUTTERFLY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2019

Opera SB opens its 26th season with several returning favorite artists. Soprano Eleni Calenos and tenor Harold Meers will headline a lavish production of Puccini's opera, Madama Butterfly 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at The Granada Theatre. (more...)

San Francisco Opera Announces Casting Update For Gounod's ROMEO & JULIET San Francisco Opera Announces Casting Update For Gounod's ROMEO & JULIET
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2019

San Francisco Opera today announced a cast change for Charles Gounod's Romeo and Juliet (Roméo et Juliette), which opens the Company's 97th season on September 6, 2019 and runs for seven performances through October 1 at the War Memorial Opera House. Samoan-born New Zealand tenor Pene Pati, originally scheduled to sing Romeo on October 1, will perform the role in all performances, replacing Bryan Hymel who has withdrawn for personal reasons. (more...)

OPERA IN THE PARK Caps Opening Weekend Of San Francisco Opera's 97th Season OPERA IN THE PARK Caps Opening Weekend Of San Francisco Opera's 97th Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2019

San Francisco Opera and San Francisco Chronicle present the latest edition of the annual Opera in the Park concert at 1:30 pm on Sunday, September 8, 2019. (more...)

San Francisco Opera Opens 97th Season With ROMEO AND JULIET San Francisco Opera Opens 97th Season With ROMEO AND JULIET
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2019

San Francisco Opera inaugurates its 97th season on Friday, September 6 with Charles Gounod's romantic Romeo and Juliet (Roméo et Juliette) and two season-opening benefit eventsa?"Opera Ball 2019: The Capulets' Masked Ball and BRAVO! CLUB's Opening Night Gala. The Company's opening weekend also includes Benjamin Britten's Billy Budd in director Michael Grandage's acclaimed production opening on September 7; and on September 8 San Francisco Chronicle Presents Opera in the Park, the annual free concert tradition celebrating the opening of the opera season. (more...)

Sarasota Opera Announces Casting For The 2019-2020 Season Sarasota Opera Announces Casting For The 2019-2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2019

Victor DeRenzi, Artistic Director and Principal Conductor, and Richard Russell, Executive Director, are pleased to announce the casting for the 2019-20 season at Sarasota Opera, welcoming back returning Sarasota audience favorites as well as introducing new artists for their company debuts. (more...)

Single Tickets For Sarasota Opera's 2019-20 Season On-Sale Online August 1st Single Tickets For Sarasota Opera's 2019-20 Season On-Sale Online August 1st
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2019

Single tickets will go on sale exclusively ONLINE at SarasotaOpera.org Thursday, August 1st for the 2019-20 Season, which includes some of the company's most popular productions: Verdi's Rigoletto, Puccini's La bohème, and Donizetti's The Elixir of Love, as well as the return of two celebrated worksa?"Romeo & Juliet by Charles Gounod, and La Wally by Alfredo Catalani. (more...)

San Francisco Opera and San Francisco Giants Announces Partnership to Bring Free Live Simulcast of Gounod's ROMEO AND JULIET to Oracle Park San Francisco Opera and San Francisco Giants Announces Partnership to Bring Free Live Simulcast of Gounod's ROMEO AND JULIET to Oracle Park
by Sarah Hookey - Jun 26, 2019

San Francisco Opera partners with the San Francisco Giants for Opera at the Ballpark, a free live simulcast of Charles Gounod's Romeo and Juliet (Romeo et Juliette) on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. at Oracle Park. (more...)

Single Tickets For San Francisco Opera's 2019 Fall Season Now On Sale Single Tickets For San Francisco Opera's 2019 Fall Season Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2019

Single (non-subscription) tickets for San Francisco Opera's 2019 Fall Season at the War Memorial Opera House are now available for purchase online at sfopera.com, in-person at the San Francisco Opera Box Office and by phone at (415) 864-3330. Tickets are also available for Full, Half and Design Your Own Flexible Series subscription packages, special events such as Opera Ball 2019, the San Francisco Opera Chorus in concert at the Dianne and Tad Taube Atrium Theater and The Future Is Now: Adler Fellows Concert at Herbst Theatre. (more...)

Cincinnati Opera Announces Summer Programs Cincinnati Opera Announces Summer Programs
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2019

Each year, Cincinnati Opera presents a diverse series of informative and entertaining Opera Raps lectures in the months leading up to, and during, the summer performance season. (more...)

Cincinnati Opera Presents OPERA IN THE PARK Cincinnati Opera Presents OPERA IN THE PARK
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2019

Cincinnati Opera kicks off its 99th Summer Festival on Sunday, June 9 with a free concert in Washington Park. Opera in the Park will feature a selection of unforgettable opera and musical theater favorites-from 'Summertime' from Porgy and Bess to Man of La Mancha's 'The Impossible Dream'-performed by stars from the 2019 season, the Cincinnati Opera Chorus, and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. (more...)

San Francisco Opera Guild Begins 80th Season With Marchesa Fashion Show And Announcement Of OPERA BALL San Francisco Opera Guild Begins 80th Season With Marchesa Fashion Show And Announcement Of OPERA BALL
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2019

San Francisco Opera Guild launched its 80th season celebrations on Thursday, May 16, with Marchesa, a fashion show featuring the Marchesa Fall 2019 collection, at Neiman Marcus Union Square in San Francisco. A prominent event of the new anniversary season will be Opera Ball, one of the premier philanthropic events on the West Coast. Presented in partnership with San Francisco Opera, Opera Ball 2019: The Capulets' Masked Ball will celebrate the opening of San Francisco Opera's 97th Season on September 6 with a festive evening featuring dinner, a masquerade ball and the opening night performance of Charles Gounod's Romeo and Juliet. The co-chairs for Opera Ball 2019 are Elizabeth Birka-White and Jane Mudge. Honorary chairs for the event are John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn and Diane B. Wilsey. (more...)

Casting Announced For AFTER DARK; OR, A DRAMA OF LONDON LIFE At The Finborough Theatre Casting Announced For AFTER DARK; OR, A DRAMA OF LONDON LIFE At The Finborough Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2019

Written in 1868, the year that the Finborough Theatre's building was constructed, The first London production in over 120 years of Dion Boucicault's rip-roaring Victorian melodrama, After Dark; or, A Drama of London Life, directed by the multi-award-winning Phil Willmott, opens at the Finborough Theatre for a four week limited season on Wednesday, 12 June 2019 (Press Nights: Wednesday, 19 June 2019 and Thursday, 20 June 2019 at 7.30pm). (more...)

Rising Opera Stars Kick Off Season With Merola Schwabacher Summer Concert Rising Opera Stars Kick Off Season With Merola Schwabacher Summer Concert
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2019

San Francisco's acclaimed Merola Opera Program, one of the most prestigious and selective opera training programs in the world, commences its 62nd season with a showcase of the program's rising stars in the Schwabacher Summer Concert. A jaded courtesan longing for true love, star-crossed lovers, a comic marriage, a deal with the devil, and brothers separated at birth all take the stage as Merola's talented young artists bring some of opera's most exciting moments to life by performing scenes from La rondine, Lucia di Lammermoor, Die schweigsame Frau, Faust, and Il trovatore. (more...)

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