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Ludovic Halévy News

 
Date Of Birth:
January 01, 1834
Date Of Death:
May 08, 1908 (74)
Birth Place:
Paris, FRANCE
 
Date of Birth: January 01, 1834
Date of Death: May 08, 1908 (74)

Birth Place: Paris, FRANCE
Odyssey Opera Ends Season With LA BELLE HELENE Photo Odyssey Opera Ends Season With LA BELLE HELENE
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2019

One of the nation's most adventurous opera companies, Odyssey Opera, presents the fully staged production of La belle Hélène (The Beautiful Helen) by Jacques Offenbach with libretto by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy. This final performance of Odyssey Opera's sixth season is the last of three works performed in 2019 inspired by one of the most enigmatic figures in ancient history, Helen of Troy. Directed by Frank Kelley, this performance will be sung in English with mezzo-soprano Ginger Costa-Jackson (Met Opera, San Francisco Opera) playing the lead role of Helen of Troy, and orchestra and chorus conducted by Gil Rose.

Tulsa Opera Announces 2019/2020 Season Photo Tulsa Opera Announces 2019/2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

General Director Ken McConnell and Artistic Director Tobias Picker today announced Tulsa Opera's 72nd season comprising classics such as Bizet's Carmen and Puccini's Madama Butterfly, and a new production of Mr. Picker's 1996 opera Emmeline, to be performed in Oklahoma for the first time, and led by Mr. Picker in his opera-conducting debut.

San Francisco Opera Announces Casting Updates for 2019 Summer Season Photo San Francisco Opera Announces Casting Updates for 2019 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2019

Beginning June 5 and continuing through the 29th, San Francisco Opera presents a trio of extraordinary lyric works Georges Bizet's Carmen, George Frideric Handel's Orlando and Anton n Dvo k's Rusalka featuring powerful leading women in the title roles. Spanning three centuries and sung in French, Italian and Czech, the 2019 Summer Season repertory will occasion the Company debuts of four conductors, including two women, in productions that are new to the War Memorial Opera House stage. Some casting updates for the repertory were announced today and additional casting of supporting roles will be released at a future date.

Buenos Aires Lirica Presents CARMEN, 3/23 - 4/2
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2011

Opéra-comique en cuatro actos con música de Georges Bizet y libreto de Henri Meilhac y Ludovic Halévy. Dirección musical Alejo Pérez (23, 25, 31/3 y 2/4), Annunziata Tomaro (27/3)