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George London Foundation For Singers Announces Events for 2021-22 at The Morgan Libra Photo George London Foundation For Singers Announces Events for 2021-22 at The Morgan Library & Museum
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 20, 2021

The George London Foundation for Singers will present two events at New York's Morgan Library and Museum in the 2021-22 season: the finals of the 50th annual George London Foundation Competition for American and Canadian opera singers, postponed from early 2021, and a recital by the exciting young tenor and 2017 George London Award winner Aaron Blake, with pianist Ken Noda, marking the resumption of the foundation's annual recital series.

George London Foundation for Singers Announces Events for 2021-22 at The Morgan Libra Photo George London Foundation for Singers Announces Events for 2021-22 at The Morgan Library & Museum
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2021

The George London Foundation for Singers will present 2 events at New York’s Morgan Library & Museum in the 2021-22 season: the finals of the 50th annual George London Foundation Competition for American and Canadian opera singers, postponed from early 2021, and a recital by the exciting young tenor and 2017 George London Award winner Aaron Blake.

The 50th Annual George London Foundation Competition Is Postponed To 2022 Photo The 50th Annual George London Foundation Competition Is Postponed To 2022
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 29, 2021

The 50th annual George London Foundation Competition for young American and Canadian opera singers, which was scheduled to take place in April 2021, has been postponed until next year.

50th Annual George London Foundation Competition Is Postponed to 2022 Photo 50th Annual George London Foundation Competition Is Postponed to 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2021

The 50th annual George London Foundation Competition for young American and Canadian opera singers, which was scheduled to take place in April 2021, has been postponed until next year. The competition typically confers five George London Awards of $10,000 each. The remaining finalists receive Encouragement Awards of $1,000.

Winners Announced For The 2020 BroadwayWorld West Virginia Awards! Old Opera House Th Photo Winners Announced For The 2020 BroadwayWorld West Virginia Awards! Old Opera House Theatre Company & More Take Home Wins!
by BWW Staff - Jan 15, 2021

Winners have been announced for the 2020 BroadwayWorld West Virginia Awards - which were back bigger than ever, celebrating the best in local theatre of the past decade! 

The 50th Annual George London Foundation Competition Has Been Rescheduled To April 20 Photo The 50th Annual George London Foundation Competition Has Been Rescheduled To April 2021
by Stephi Wild - Jan 13, 2021

The 50th annual George London Foundation Competition for young American and Canadian opera singers, originally scheduled for February, has been rescheduled to take place in April 2021 in New York City in order to allow for greater ease of travel for the competitors.

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Sterling K. Brown and Ryan Michelle Bathé Join  Ellie Kemper and Over Two Dozen Read Photo Sterling K. Brown and Ryan Michelle Bathé Join Ellie Kemper and Over Two Dozen Readers For Metro Theater Company's A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by Stephi Wild - Nov 30, 2020

Award-winning actors/producers Sterling K. Brown (This Is Us, Frozen 2) and Ryan Michelle Bathé (Sylvie's Love, All Rise) join Emmy nominee Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, The Office) and more than 25 outstanding St. Louisans as readers for Metro Theater Company's upcoming virtual holiday event, A Christmas Carol: A St. Louis Virtual Holiday Reading.

The Metropolitan Orchestra of St. Louis Opens Ninth Season September 13 Photo The Metropolitan Orchestra of St. Louis Opens Ninth Season September 13
by Stephi Wild - Sep 11, 2020

The Metropolitan Orchestra of St. Louis Opens Ninth Season on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, at 5 pm at Frontier Park (St. Charles Riverfront).

The 2020 George London Award Winners Are Announced; Five Singers Win Top Prize Of $10 Photo The 2020 George London Award Winners Are Announced; Five Singers Win Top Prize Of $10,000
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 21, 2020

a?oeI have known for three generations how difficult the career of an opera singer remains,a?? said George London Foundation President Nora London at the announcement of the 2020 George London Award winners. a?oeThis all started because George wanted to help a?" and now we have been giving these awards for almost 50 years.a??

Finalists Announced For the 2020 George London Award Competition Photo Finalists Announced For the 2020 George London Award Competition
by Stephi Wild - Feb 21, 2020

On February 21, 2020, some of the best young American and Canadian opera singers will perform with pianist Lydia Brown before a panel of judges and an enthusiastic audience at The Morgan Library & Museum. At the event's conclusion, a few of them will be named this year's winners of the George London Award, an honor that has been conferred upon hundreds of the best young singers since 1971. The award, currently a $10,000 prize, is named for the legendary Canadian-American bass-baritone, one of the greatest opera singers of 20th century.

Finalists Announced for the 2020 George London Award Competition Photo Finalists Announced for the 2020 George London Award Competition
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 20, 2020

On February 21, 2020, some of the best young American and Canadian opera singers will perform with pianist Lydia Brown before a panel of judges and an enthusiastic audience at The Morgan Library & Museum. At the event's conclusion, a few of them will be named this year's winners of the George London Award, an honor that has been conferred upon hundreds of the best young singers since 1971. The award, currently a $10,000 prize, is named for the legendary Canadian-American bass-baritone, one of the greatest opera singers of 20th century.

The 2020 George London Award Finals Will Take Place Friday, February 21, at The Morga Photo The 2020 George London Award Finals Will Take Place Friday, February 21, at The Morgan
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 16, 2020

On February 21, 2020, some of the best young American and Canadian opera singers will perform with pianist Lydia Brown before a panel of judges and an enthusiastic audience at The Morgan Library & Museum. At the event's conclusion, a few of them will be named this year's winners of the George London Award, an honor that has been conferred upon hundreds of the best young singers since 1971. The award, currently a $10,000 prize, is named for the legendary Canadian-American bass-baritone, one of the greatest opera singers of 20th century.

Zachary James Brings Wagner-Themed DAS RHINESTONE Burlesque To The Slipper Room Photo Zachary James Brings Wagner-Themed DAS RHINESTONE Burlesque To The Slipper Room
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 2, 2019

Wagnerian vaudeville, parody pastiche, and Bayreuth burlesque await guests at DAS RHINESTONE, an evening of serious singing, sequins, and plenty of WTF operatic moments to get you in or distract you from the holiday spirit. Zachary James, appearing courtesy of The Metropolitan Opera, brings Wagner's diva daddy Wotan to glittering, semi-nude life at this one night only event on December 23 at New York's The Slipper Room (167 Orchard Street).

Opera Santa Barbara Announces Masterclass With Warren Jones, Pianist And Conductor Photo Opera Santa Barbara Announces Masterclass With Warren Jones, Pianist And Conductor
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 5, 2019

a??a??a??a??a??a??a??Opera SB welcomes back world-renowned pianist and conductor, Warren Jones to work with its 19|20 Chrisman Studio Artists on November 9th, 2019 from 1:30PM - 4PM at Braille Institute Santa Barbara, 2031 De La Vina St. Held in partnership with the Braille Institute in Santa Barbara, this masterclass is free and open to the public.

Paul Jacobs To Perform Horatio Parker's Organ Concerto With Nashville Symphony & Gian Photo Paul Jacobs To Perform Horatio Parker's Organ Concerto With Nashville Symphony & Giancarlo Guerrero
by Julie Musbach - Oct 22, 2019

Grammy-award winning American organist Paul Jacobs appears as soloist in Horatio Parker's renowned Organ Concerto with the Nashville Symphony and conductor Giancarlo Guerrero

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