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Giacomo Puccini News

 
Date of Birth: December 22, 1858
Date of Death: November 29, 1924 (65)

Birth Place: Lucca, Tuscany, ITALY
The Greek National Opera Announces GNO TV Photo The Greek National Opera Announces GNO TV
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2020

The Greek National Opera presents GNO TV, the new online television for opera, ballet, music and music theatre.

Rubicon Theatre Company Tickets On Sale For Streaming Series Of HERSHEY FELDER PRESEN Photo Rubicon Theatre Company Tickets On Sale For Streaming Series Of HERSHEY FELDER PRESENTS - LIVE FROM FLORENCE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020

Following the worldwide success of the live streaming productions of Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin, Hershey Felder: Beethoven and George Gershwin Alone, Rubicon Theatre Company is honored to offer tickets for virtuoso playwright, performer and pianist Hershey Felder’s 2020-2021 Season of Storytelling and Song. Five streamed productions, some newly created for the screen from locations in Florence, Italy, and Paris, France, are available for purchase at www.rubicontheatre.org, or by calling (805) 667-2900. 

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.

Wiener Staatsoper Announces Virtual Programming for November 6-16 Photo Wiener Staatsoper Announces Virtual Programming for November 6-16
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2020

Wiener Staatsoper has announced further dates of their streaming schedule. They have brought together their very current productions including Eugen Onegin or Cavalleria rusticana / Pagliacci with highlights from their archive.

Wiener Staatsoper Opens Digital Archive Photo Wiener Staatsoper Opens Digital Archive
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2020

For the period of the temporary closure (3 to 30 November 2020 inclusive), the Vienna State Opera will offer video recordings from the digital archive as a stream free of charge.

2020-2021 SEASON FULL OF HISTORIC FIRSTS AT OPERA THEATRE OF SAINT LOUIS Photo 2020-2021 SEASON FULL OF HISTORIC FIRSTS AT OPERA THEATRE OF SAINT LOUIS
by Steve Callahan - Oct 19, 2020

Opera Theatre of Saint Louis announces adventurous season of streaming and out-door opera.

Imagine Theatre Presents THE TALE OF TURANDOT Next Month Photo Imagine Theatre Presents THE TALE OF TURANDOT Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2020

What are the three riddles of Turandot, and can anybody answer them? Imagine Theatre (formerly Imagine Project) announces a professionally recorded version of their 2019 production, The Tale of Turandot, to be presented online for only four dates this November, free of charge to the public on November 14, 15, 21, & 22.

Houston Grand Opera Presents LIVE FROM THE CULLEN With Arturo Chacón-Cruz Photo Houston Grand Opera Presents LIVE FROM THE CULLEN With Arturo Chacón-Cruz
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2020

Houston Grand Opera will present the November installment of Live from The Cullen on November 13. Viewers will be transported to the Wortham Theater Center's Cullen Theater for a performance by tenor Arturo Chacón-Cruz, who has made exciting appearances in renowned theaters and concert halls across the globe.

Greek National Opera Presents MADAMA BUTTERFLY Photo Greek National Opera Presents MADAMA BUTTERFLY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2020

Greek National Opera will present Madama Butterfly. The production takes place October 14-November 15.

BWW Feature: ONLINE OPERA VIRTUAL TOUR SEPT. OCT. 10-17 at Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: ONLINE OPERA VIRTUAL TOUR SEPT. OCT. 10-17 at Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Oct 9, 2020

On Los Angeles Operaa??s website, Ashley Faatoalia, tenor, and Louise Thomas, piano, collaborate for a a?oeLiving Room Recital.a?? They perform songs by Schubert, Williams, Fauré, Bonds and Gordon as well as Spirituals and arias by Mozart, Gershwin and Puccini.

Tobin Center For the Performing Arts Will Screen the Film RENT Photo Tobin Center For the Performing Arts Will Screen the Film RENT
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2020

Tobin Center for the Performing Arts will screen the film Rent on Friday, October 9. The screening takes place in the H-E-B Performance Hall at 7:30pm. 

'Opera Is ON' Streaming Performances From San Francisco Opera Continue In October Photo 'Opera Is ON' Streaming Performances From San Francisco Opera Continue In October
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2020

San Francisco Opera continues streaming performances with Giacomo Puccini's Tosca on October 10a?"11, Giuseppe Verdi's Attila on October 17a?"18 and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) on October 24a?"25.

Cincinnati Opera Announces 2021 SUMMER FESTIVAL Photo Cincinnati Opera Announces 2021 SUMMER FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020

Evans Mirageas, The Harry T. Wilks Artistic Director of Cincinnati Opera, today announced details of the company's 2021 Summer Festival, which is currently scheduled to open June 13 and continue through July 25. The season marks a return to the stage following the cancellation of the company's 100th Anniversary Season due to the pandemic.

Vienna State Opera House Reopens With MADAMA BUTTERFLY Photo Vienna State Opera House Reopens With MADAMA BUTTERFLY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2020

The Vienna State Opera House has officially reopened with a production of Madama Butterfly.

Charlotte's Opera, Ballet, and Symphony Readdress Upcoming Performances Amidst the He Photo Charlotte's Opera, Ballet, and Symphony Readdress Upcoming Performances Amidst the Health Crisis
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020

Live arts performances in Charlotte have been shut down since March since the health crisis, and groups such as the symphony, ballet and opera have been fighting to stay afloat.

Chicago Phil Chamber Returns Live at North Shore Center with ROMANTIC STRINGS Photo Chicago Phil Chamber Returns Live at North Shore Center with ROMANTIC STRINGS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2020

On September 13, Chicago Phil Chamber brings its first live, in-person event of the season, Romantic Strings, in the parking lot of the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie.

Weiwuying Opera House Will Stream Puccini's TURANDOT Photo Weiwuying Opera House Will Stream Puccini's TURANDOT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2020

Weiwuying Opera House will livestream Puccini's Turandot live on Weiwuying's official YouTube channel on August 28th at 19:30.

BWW Review: LA OPERA LIVING ROOM RECITAL BY Latonia Moore Photo BWW Review: LA OPERA LIVING ROOM RECITAL BY Latonia Moore
by Maria Nockin - Aug 9, 2020

LA Operaa??s 'Living Room Recital' by soprano Latonia Moore and pianist Roberto Berrocal is available for streaming on the operaa??s website. Wearing a long green gown with a draped skirt and sparkling jewels at her décolletage, Moore opened her program with Tatianaa??s Letter Scene from Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovskya??s opera, Eugene Onegin.

BWW Feature: Opera To Watch Online This Week August 8th to 15th Photo BWW Feature: Opera To Watch Online This Week August 8th to 15th
by Maria Nockin - Aug 8, 2020

For her delightful Los Angeles Opera Living Room Recital, soprano Latonia Moore is accompanied by pianist Roberto Berrocal. First, she sings: Tatiana's dramatic 'Letter Scene' from Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin. The young and naive girl, Tatiana, writes an expressive love letter to the sophisticated Onegin, who is shocked and rebuffs her.

See the Full Lineup for ITALIAN BRASS WEEK Festival 2020 Photo See the Full Lineup for ITALIAN BRASS WEEK Festival 2020
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2020

This weekend the curtain opens for the 21st season of the international Italian Brass Week festival which will take place entirely online.

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