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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. 

Virtual Experiences At Seattle Center Entertain And Enlighten Photo Virtual Experiences At Seattle Center Entertain And Enlighten
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2020

Seattle's Opera Center Announces Activities For January-March Photo Seattle's Opera Center Announces Activities For January-March
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2020

As the days get longer and Spring hits Seattle in the first quarter of 2020, The Opera Center bustles with free and low-cost activities for all ages. The mainstage operas attract big crowds Eugene Onegin (1/11 a?' 1/25) and Charlie Parker's Yardbird (2/22 a?' 3/7) at Marion Oliver McCaw Hall. But, adjacent to McCaw Hall, is Seattle's newest education, artistic and civic space known as The Opera Center. This state-of-the-art facility opened to the public on December 15, 2018 and is accessible to everyone.

Charlie Parker's YARDBIRD Announced At Seattle Opera Photo Charlie Parker's YARDBIRD Announced At Seattle Opera
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2019

In the centennial year of legendary alto-saxophonist Charlie Parker, one company is using opera to tell a story about jazz. Seattle Opera presents Charlie Parker's Yardbird, a work created by saxophonist and composer Daniel Schnyder and Bridgette Wimberly, an award-winning poet and playwright.

Seattle Opera Presents CINDERELLA Photo Seattle Opera Presents CINDERELLA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2019

When stage director Lindy Hume last worked at Seattle Opera, her powerful Rigoletto sparked important #MeToo conversations with a story intended to be devoid of hope. Next up, she's bringing something completely different to McCaw Halla?"a sparkling fairytale that families will fall in love with.

Seattle Opera Appoints Professor Naomi André As Scholar In Residence Photo Seattle Opera Appoints Professor Naomi André As Scholar In Residence
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2019

Musicologist, writer, and opera-lover Naomi Andre has been appointed Seattle Opera's inaugural Scholar in Residence. She is the author of Black Opera: History, Power, Engagement, which The New York Times describes as "A necessary exploration of how race has shaped the opera landscape in the United States and South Africa." Additionally, Andre works as a professor at the University of Michigan, teaching Women's Studies, Afroamerican/African Studies, and more.

Seattle Opera Presents RIGOLETTO Photo Seattle Opera Presents RIGOLETTO
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2019

For years, Lindy Hume, stage director of Seattle Opera's August production of Rigoletto, has been frustrated by the way opera celebrates misogyny through its “bad boy” characters. In beloved works such as Don Giovanni, Carmen, and Tosca, sopranos must rehearse how to fall, how to be stabbed, brutalized, and thrown across the room, behaviors they would never accept in real life.

BWW Review: Seattle Opera Celebrates New Civic Home Photo BWW Review: Seattle Opera Celebrates New Civic Home
by Erica Miner - Dec 21, 2018

The brand-new, state-of-the-art rehearsal, storage and administrative building is now ready for use by the opera company

Seattle Opera Celebrates Grand Opening of New Civic Home Photo Seattle Opera Celebrates Grand Opening of New Civic Home
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2018

Come celebrate the Grand Opening of Seattle Opera's new civic home! This state-of-the-art building will allow the company to expand its work with communities across Washington State, and, from 2-5 p.m. on Saturday, December 15, members of the public are invited to a free open house. 

BWW Review: WAITRESS Captures The Heart of Nashville During TPAC Run Photo BWW Review: WAITRESS Captures The Heart of Nashville During TPAC Run
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jun 7, 2018

There comes a moment late in act two of Waitress, the Jessie Nelson-Sara Bareilles musical now onstage at Tennessee Performing Arts Center's Andrew Jackson Hall, when Desi Oakley - the actress portraying Jenna Hunterson, the show's very pregnant heroine - finds herself bathed in the bright glow of a spotlight and she delivers the show's stirring and emotionally driven climax: a performance of Bareilles' plaintive pop ballad "She Used to Be Mine," arguably the score's best-known and most beloved song.

Tickets on Sale This Month for FINDING NEVERLAND at The Orpheum Photo Tickets on Sale This Month for FINDING NEVERLAND at The Orpheum
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2018

The Orpheum Theatre has announced that individual tickets for FINDING NEVERLAND go on sale to the public on Friday, October 20th at 10am. FINDING NEVERLAND will play January 23-28, 2018.

BWW Review: FINDING NEVERLAND at Kravis Center For The Performing Arts Photo BWW Review: FINDING NEVERLAND at Kravis Center For The Performing Arts
by John Lariviere - Jan 4, 2018

The musical Finding Neverland is about holding fast to the child inside of us that believes in magic - and magic really only works when it is paired with heart. The same heart that makes us unashamedly cry out 'I Believe' and claps till Tinker Bell is resuscitated before our very eyes. The fantasy of J.M. Barrie's Neverland awaits you at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts in this NETworks Presentations, LLC production of the musical Finding Neverland featuring music and lyrics by Gary Barlow and Eliot Kenned, and a book by James Graham.

FINDING NEVERLAND Flies To The Providence Performing Arts Center Photo FINDING NEVERLAND Flies To The Providence Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2017

FINDING NEVERLAND will play the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC), November 28 December 3, 2017. In Providence, FINDING NEVERLAND is part of the Taco/White Family Foundation Broadway Series.

Tickets on Sale This Month for FINDING NEVERLAND at The Orpheum Photo Tickets on Sale This Month for FINDING NEVERLAND at The Orpheum
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2017

The Orpheum Theatre has announced that individual tickets for FINDING NEVERLAND go on sale to the public today, October 20th at 10am. FINDING NEVERLAND will play January 23-28, 2018.

Tickets on Sale Now for FINDING NEVERLAND in Indianapolis This Fall Photo Tickets on Sale Now for FINDING NEVERLAND in Indianapolis This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2017

Broadway in Indianapolis has announced that tickets are on sale now for FINDING NEVERLAND, playing Clowes Memorial Hall October 17-22.

Tickets on Sale This Month for FINDING NEVERLAND at The Orpheum Photo Tickets on Sale This Month for FINDING NEVERLAND at The Orpheum
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2017

The Orpheum Theatre has announced that individual tickets for FINDING NEVERLAND go on sale to the public on Friday, October 20th at 10am. FINDING NEVERLAND will play January 23-28, 2018.

Cirque du Soleil's OVO Extends at London's Royal Albert Hall Photo Cirque du Soleil's OVO Extends at London's Royal Albert Hall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Cirque Du Soleil's OVO today announced the addition of an extra three weeks at London's Royal Albert Hall due to overwhelming demand. A colourful celebration of nature and co-existence, OVO will make its UK debut in the iconic London venue from 7 January - 4 March 2018.

Tickets on Sale Now for FINDING NEVERLAND in Indianapolis This Fall Photo Tickets on Sale Now for FINDING NEVERLAND in Indianapolis This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

Broadway in Indianapolis has announced that tickets are on sale now for FINDING NEVERLAND, playing Clowes Memorial Hall October 17-22.

Cirque du Soleil's Egg-Inspired OVO to Fry Up Artistry in Brooklyn, Long Island Photo Cirque du Soleil's Egg-Inspired OVO to Fry Up Artistry in Brooklyn, Long Island
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

Cirque du Soleil will bring its new arena show, OVO, to Barclays Center in Brooklyn next week from Today, July 5 through Sunday, July 9, and to NYCB Live in Uniondale, Long Island, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Presented By New York Community Bank, from August 30 to September 3.

FINDING NEVERLAND in Cincinnati On Sale Friday, 8/11 Photo FINDING NEVERLAND in Cincinnati On Sale Friday, 8/11
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

in Cincinnati is pleased to announce that individual tickets for FINDING NEVERLAND go on sale to the public on Friday, August 11 at 9:00AM. FINDING NEVERLAND will play the Aronoff Center November 7 - 19, 2017 as part of the Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Cincinnati 17/18 Season presented by TriHealth. Tickets will be available at the Aronoff Center Box Office downtown at 650 Walnut Street, online at CincinnatiArts.org or by phone at 513.621.ARTS.  

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