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Birth Place:
New Orleans, LA
Bio:
Soprano Lisette Oropesa has been hailed by The New York Times as an artist with a “magnetic” stage presence, and an “attractively silky, and flexible timbre.” Opera News asserts "she wields a distinctive, bell-like timbre that is instantly appealing" . Lisette will be making several role ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: New Orleans, LA

Bio:
Soprano Lisette Oropesa has been hailed by The New York Times as an artist with a “magnetic” stage presence, and an “attractively silky, and flexible timbre.” Opera News asserts "she wields a distinctive, bell-like timbre that is instantly appealing" . Lisette will be making several role ... (read complete bio)
Amendments Made to Wexford Festival Opera Photo Amendments Made to Wexford Festival Opera
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2020

The 69th Wexford Festival Opera will run from Sunday, 11 October - Sunday, 18 October. Audiences are invited to experience the magic at home as the festival goes online for this year only. Ahead of the festival commencing some amendments to the programme have been made following recent Government restrictions.

'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.

Wolf Trap and The Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center Announce New Partnership Photo Wolf Trap and The Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center Announce New Partnership
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts and The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS) announced a three-year partnership beginning Fall 2020 and running through Spring 2023.

Virtual Theatre Today: September 21- with Robin De Jesús, Javier Muñoz and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: September 21- with Robin De Jesús, Javier Muñoz and More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2020

Today (September 21) Latinx voices unite for the Broadway for Biden phone bank, Judy Kuhn sings with Seth Rudetsky, and so much more!

The Met Announces Week 28 Schedule for Nightly Met Opera Streams Photo The Met Announces Week 28 Schedule for Nightly Met Opera Streams
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020

The Met has announced a specially-curated a?oeAll Puccinia?? week for its Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on the company website during the coronavirus closure.

Wexford Festival Opera And RTE Join Forces To Bring The Festival Magic To Your Home Photo Wexford Festival Opera And RTE Join Forces To Bring The Festival Magic To Your Home
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2020

This October audiences across Ireland and around the world will have a chance to experience a taste of the magic of Wexford Festival Opera at home.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: August 29-30- with Sierra Boggess, Uptown Players, and  Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: August 29-30- with Sierra Boggess, Uptown Players, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2020

This weekend (August 29-30) in live streaming: Sierra Boggess sings with Seth Rudetsky,and so much more!

Met Announces Three-Week Schedule For Nightly Met Opera Streams Photo Met Announces Three-Week Schedule For Nightly Met Opera Streams
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2020

The Met has announced a specially-curated, three-week schedule for its Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on the company website during the coronavirus closure. The schedule includes an All-Verdi week, a 20th-Century Classics week, and an All-French week.

ROSSINI GALA Will Be Held at the Arena di Verona on 14 August Photo ROSSINI GALA Will Be Held at the Arena di Verona on 14 August
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2020

ROSSINI Gala will be held on 14th August 2020 at the Arena di Verona, featuring Il barbiere di Siviglia, La cenerentola and Guglielmo Tell. Rossini Anthology.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Announces CMS FRONT ROW: NATIONAL Photo Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Announces CMS FRONT ROW: NATIONAL
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2020

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center announced a new digital initiative to enable local chamber music venues to bring its outstanding series of digital chamber music concerts, CMS: FRONT ROW, to audiences around the country.

Opera Philadelphia Reinvents Its 2020-2021 Season With the Launch of a Digital Opera  Photo Opera Philadelphia Reinvents Its 2020-2021 Season With the Launch of a Digital Opera Channel
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2020

The company is taking its next step into the future of the art form with the launch of the Opera Philadelphia Channel, a global broadcast platform that will bring a revised 2020-2021 season into opera lovers' homes via their television screens and streaming devices.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, June 25- FALSETTOS, Billy Porter and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, June 25- FALSETTOS, Billy Porter and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2020

Today (June 25) in live streaming: Can't Cancel Pride, Falsettos, and so much more!

The Met Announces Week 15 Schedule Of Nightly Met Opera Streams Photo The Met Announces Week 15 Schedule Of Nightly Met Opera Streams
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020

The Met has announced the Week 15 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. Highlights include the Met's classic 1991 telecast of Donizetti's L'Elisir d'Amore, with Kathleen Battle and Luciano Pavarotti, John Adams's Doctor Atomic starring Gerald Finley, and Massenet's Manon, with Lisette Oropesa in the title role. 

Wexford Festival Opera Updates Its Plans For 2020 Festival Photo Wexford Festival Opera Updates Its Plans For 2020 Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2020

Wexford Festival Opera today announced that it has taken the difficult decision to reschedule the previously announced artistic programme to October 2021. 

The Met Opera Presents AT-HOME GALA: Encore Screening, 12-13 Jun 2020 Photo The Met Opera Presents AT-HOME GALA: Encore Screening, 12-13 Jun 2020
by Gilbert Kim Sancha - Jun 11, 2020

As part of The Metropolitan Opera's (Met Opera) urgent “The Voice Must Be Heard” fundraising campaign to support and protect the future of opera amid the COVID-19, more than 40 leading opera artists and members of the company's brilliant orchestra and chorus performed from their respective homes all around the world. The unprecedented virtual gathering of Met Opera's principal artists, ensemble, and orchestra, billed as At-Home Gala, was streamed live around the world in 162 countries on 25 April 2020, viewed by more than 750,000 global audience members.

VIDEO: Metropolitan Opera Shares 'Making of the At-Home Gala' Photo VIDEO: Metropolitan Opera Shares 'Making of the At-Home Gala'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2020

Metropolitan Opera has shared a behind the scenes look into their At-Home Gala. 

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 BWW News Desk - 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!

BWW Feature: FREE ONLINE OPERA AND SONG MAY 8-15 on Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: FREE ONLINE OPERA AND SONG MAY 8-15 on Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - May 8, 2020

Los Angeles Opera's website www.laopera.org has a plethora of short a?oeAt Homea?? recitals for opera lovers to enjoy during our time of theatrical drought. The newest entry is Theo Hoffman's program of Bernstein, Rachmaninov, Sondheim and Schubert. Accompanied either by Jeremy Frank's pre-recorded piano or by his own guitar, Theo treats listeners to a different song for each day of the week.

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 BWW News Desk - 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.

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