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Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, May 12- with James Snyder, Jeanna de Waal, Anika Noni Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, May 12- with James Snyder, Jeanna de Waal, Anika Noni Rose, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 12, 2020

Today (May 12) in live streaming: It's the Day of the Show Y'all with Spencer Glass, Ken Davenport chats with James Snyder and so much more!

Las Vegas Philharmonic Encore Performances to Air on Nevada Public Radio Photo Las Vegas Philharmonic Encore Performances to Air on Nevada Public Radio
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2020

The Las Vegas Philharmonic has partnered with Nevada Public Radio for the fifth consecutive year to broadcast a collection of memorable performances from the past five seasons plus two special broadcasts of music from the current 2019-20 season on Classical 89.7 FM Saturdays at 2pm, starting May 16.

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, May 11-  Jason Robert Brown, Georgia Stitt and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, May 11- Jason Robert Brown, Georgia Stitt and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 11, 2020

Today (May 11) in live streaming: Join the BroadwayWorld Book club, JRB and Georgia Stitt visit Stars in the House and so much more!

THE TEMPEST, WERTHER and More Included in Nightly Met Opera Streams Week 9 Schedule Photo THE TEMPEST, WERTHER and More Included in Nightly Met Opera Streams Week 9 Schedule
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2020

The Met has announced the Week 9 schedule for its Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations streamed on the company website during the coronavirus closure.

BWW Review: Maggio Musicale's Home Gala Photo BWW Review: Maggio Musicale's Home Gala
by Maria Nockin - May 2, 2020

On Friday May 1, 2020, Florence Italy's Maggio Musicale presented a a?oeHome Galaa?? featuring artists singing at home accompanied by themselves, their housemates, or a pre-recorded track. In this year of pandemic, Opera Superintendent Alexander Pereira could not open his theater to its usual crowds, so he invited his artists to sing from their places of quarantine.

BWW Feature: OPERA PERFORMANCES ONLINE May 1-7 at Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: OPERA PERFORMANCES ONLINE May 1-7 at Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Apr 29, 2020

Now that the Metropolitan Opera has had a major success with its At-Home Gala, there are other opera companies with similar ideas. The Florence May Festival, (Maggio Musicale Fiorentino), will offer its presentation on Friday, May 1, 2020, at noon. P.D.T. Since many opera lovers are working from home, the audience should be enormous. 

BWW Review: Metropolitan Opera's At-Home Gala Photo BWW Review: Metropolitan Opera's At-Home Gala
by Maria Nockin - Apr 26, 2020

On April 25, 2020, The Metropolitan Opera presented many of its top ranked artists performing from their homes or where they were staying on that date. Met General Manager Peter Gelb, the master of ceremonies, chatted with Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin as they presented each performer. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, artists were recorded alone or with people they know well.

BWW Review: Met's Round-the-World, At-Home Gala Proves 'Music is Nutrition for Our So Photo BWW Review: Met's Round-the-World, At-Home Gala Proves 'Music is Nutrition for Our Souls'
by Richard Sasanow - Apr 26, 2020

In the midst of this COVID-19 crisis that is gripping the world--and keeping so many people in quarantine--the Metropolitan Opera managed to pull off a brilliantly executed music coup. It connected stars, chorus members and orchestral musicians in an ‚ÄúAt-Home Gala‚ÄĚ--a combination fund-raiser for the Met with wonderful entertainment. And the technology worked!

Preview: Virtually Fabulous--or Fabulously Virtual--Met's Gala In-Home Event from New Photo Preview: Virtually Fabulous--or Fabulously Virtual--Met's Gala In-Home Event from New York to Tbilisi, Paris to Moscow at 1pm EDT, April 25
by Richard Sasanow - Apr 24, 2020

For all you lovelorn, ‚Äúlive opera‚ÄĚ-lovers, the Met is coming to the rescue from COVID-19 this afternoon, Saturday April 25, at 1pm New York time, with a gala concert featuring over 40 artists performing direct from their homes around the world.

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by Richard Sasanow - Apr 24, 2020

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 16- with Jessie Mueller, Eric William Morris a Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 16- with Jessie Mueller, Eric William Morris and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 16, 2020

Today (April 16) in live streaming: Ben Cameron counts down duets, National Theatre streams Treasure Island, Jessie Mueller visits Stars in the House and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 10- with Alex Brightman, Sierra Boggess and More Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 10- with Alex Brightman, Sierra Boggess and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 10, 2020

Broadway might be dark this month, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway today, April 10, 2020.

The Metropolitan Opera to Stream MADAMA BUTTERFLY and More in Week 5 of Nightly Met O Photo The Metropolitan Opera to Stream MADAMA BUTTERFLY and More in Week 5 of Nightly Met Opera Streams
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 6, 2020

The Met has announced the Week 5 schedule for its Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations streamed on the company website during the coronavirus closure. Beginning April 17, each opera streamed on Fridays will be chosen by viewers; the first Viewers' Choice title to be screened is Puccini's Madama Butterfly.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 3- with Leslie Kritzer, Ethan Slater and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 3- with Leslie Kritzer, Ethan Slater and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 3, 2020

Broadway might be dark this month, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway today, April 3, 2020.

BWW Reviews: A Great Week for Haircuts at the Met, from BARBIERE to NIXON Photo BWW Reviews: A Great Week for Haircuts at the Met, from BARBIERE to NIXON
by Richard Sasanow - Apr 2, 2020

The Met on Demand had another week of exciting performances, from the divine [Rossini's IL  BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA] to the, well, the divine [Adams's NIXON IN CHINA].

AIDA, ROMEO ET JULIETTE & More Announced in The Met's Week 4 Schedule of Nightly Met  Photo AIDA, ROMEO ET JULIETTE & More Announced in The Met's Week 4 Schedule of Nightly Met Opera Streams
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2020

The Met has announced the Week 4 schedule for its Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations streamed on the company website during the coronavirus closure. The week begins with Verdi's Aida, starring Anna Netrebko in the title role.

Met Opera Adds New Titles and Extended Viewing Hours For Streaming Productions Photo Met Opera Adds New Titles and Extended Viewing Hours For Streaming Productions
by Stephi Wild - Mar 21, 2020

A day after canceling upcoming performances due to concerns around the coronavirus, the Metropolitan Opera announced that it would stream encore presentations from the award-winning Live in HD series of cinema transmissions on the company website for the duration of the closure.

Bayerische Staatsoper Launches MONDAY CONCERTS Photo Bayerische Staatsoper Launches MONDAY CONCERTS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 18, 2020

Following the success of last Monday's streamed Academy Concert, the Bayerische Staatsoper is planning to launch a series of 'Monday Concerts' starting next Monday, March 23, 2020: each starting at 8:15 pm (CET) on STAATSOPER.TV, live and free of charge. New as video-on-demand: Lucia di Lammermoor under General Music Director Kirill Petrenko with Diana Damrau in the title role.

Best of BWW Interviews: Tenor Javier Camarena - High Cs and 'High Fives' at the Met Photo Best of BWW Interviews: Tenor Javier Camarena - High Cs and 'High Fives' at the Met
by Richard Sasanow - Mar 18, 2020

The Met's first cancellation due to coronavirus concerns was the revival of Rossini's LA CENERENTOLA, the opera retelling of the Cinderella story, set to star mezzo Tara Erraught in the title role and one of its biggest tenor stars, Javier Camarena as Don Ramiro, her prince. The opera holds a particular place in Camarena's history at the Met: It made him an overnight sensation when he was tapped to replace Juan Diego Florez and blew the roof off--a real-life Cinderella story.

Met Opera To Launch Free Nightly Streams During Coronavirus Closure Photo Met Opera To Launch Free Nightly Streams During Coronavirus Closure
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 13, 2020

A day after canceling upcoming performances due to concerns around the coronavirus, the Metropolitan Opera announced that it would stream encore presentations from the award-winning Live in HD series of cinema transmissions on the company website for the duration of the closure. 

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