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Casting Announced for World Premiere of THE GARDEN OF THE FINZI-CONTINIS Photo Casting Announced for World Premiere of THE GARDEN OF THE FINZI-CONTINIS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2021

Michael Capasso, General Director of the New York City Opera has announced that Rachel Blaustein, Brian James Myer, Mary Phillips, Stephen Powell, and Victor Starsky will be featured in the cast of its upcoming world premiere of Ricky Ian Gordon’s THE GARDEN OF THE FINZI-CONTINIS, a co-production with the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene.

Des Moines Metro Opera Announces 50th Anniversary Season And $15 Million Endowment Ca Photo Des Moines Metro Opera Announces 50th Anniversary Season And $15 Million Endowment Campaign
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2021

Des Moines Metro Opera's General and Artistic Director Michael Egel announced today the repertory for the company's 50th Anniversary Season alongside the launch of the public phase of a $15 million fundraising campaign, 50 Next: Giving Voice to the Future.

The American Opera Project Announces Fellows For 11th Season Of Composers & The Voice Photo The American Opera Project Announces Fellows For 11th Season Of Composers & The Voice Training Program
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021

This year, 6 composers and 3 librettists have been selected to receive fellowships, including composers Gabrielle Herbst, J.E. Hernández, Raquel Acevedo Klein, Paul Pinto, Tidtaya Sinutoke and Ania Vu, and librettists Jeesun Choi, Isabella Dawis, and Troy Defour.

Peter Foley, Composer And Lyricist Of THE HIDDEN SKY, Dies At 54 Photo Peter Foley, Composer And Lyricist Of THE HIDDEN SKY, Dies At 54
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021

Peter Benjamin Foley died at home on August 27, 2021, after surviving ocular (uveal) melanoma, a rare cancer, for more than 10 years. He was 54.

Composer Eric Nathan to Make Boston Conducting Debut In New England Philharmonic Seas Photo Composer Eric Nathan to Make Boston Conducting Debut In New England Philharmonic Season Opener
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2021

On Saturday, October 16, 2021 at 8:00pm, composer Eric Nathan will make his Boston orchestral conducting debut leading the New England Philharmonic in their season opening concert at All Saints Parish.

Conductor And Organist Kent Tritle's Full 2021-22 Season Of Events Announced Photo Conductor And Organist Kent Tritle's Full 2021-22 Season Of Events Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2021

Kent Tritle's 2021-22 season schedule features a full slate of events: he leads five concerts at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine with the Cathedral Choir, four with Oratorio Society of New York, four with Musica Sacra, and three with groups at the Manhattan School of Music.

The Atlanta Opera Presents CABARET and AS ONE In Discoveries Series Photo The Atlanta Opera Presents CABARET and AS ONE In Discoveries Series
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 16, 2021

The Atlanta Opera returns to the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre this season for its four mainstage productions: Handel's Julius Caesar in Egypt, Gilbert and Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance, Rossini's Barber of Seville, and Mason Bates's The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs.

Lowell Chamber Orchestra Announces Upcoming Season Photo Lowell Chamber Orchestra Announces Upcoming Season
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2021

The season opens with another world premiere: Micah Roberts' 'Hypernovae,' a fantastic overture inspired by the cosmos, which also marks the conclusion of the LCO's first ever call-for-scores. Roberts' score was selected from over 120 compositions, which came from 9 different countries. Other featured living composers include Anna Clyne, Arnold Friedman, Mark Berger, Karl Henning, and Lowell's own Aaron Rosenberg.

Fort Worth Opera Announces 75th Anniversary Season Photo Fort Worth Opera Announces 75th Anniversary Season
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2021

After fourteen years of producing a nationally recognized Festival in the springtime, the organization will return to a year-round format, as it looks to expand its presence and visibility in the growing North Texas arts scene.

Mark Campbell Joins The Cast Of Off-Broadway's PERFECT CRIME Photo Mark Campbell Joins The Cast Of Off-Broadway's PERFECT CRIME
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2021

The Perfect Crime company also features David Butler as W. Harrison Brent, Charles Geyer as Lionel McAuley, Catherine Russell as Margaret Brent, Patrick Robustelli on video as David Breuer as well as Don Noble, Andrea Leigh (ASM) and Louis Crocco (PSM). 

Photo Coverage: New York City Opera's 3rd Annual Pride in the Park Photo Photo Coverage: New York City Opera's 3rd Annual Pride in the Park
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jun 19, 2021

Check out photos from the event, which BroadwayWorld attended on June 18!

Mauricio Martinez to Host Upcoming Bryant Park Picnic Performances Featuring Adrienne Photo Mauricio Martinez to Host Upcoming Bryant Park Picnic Performances Featuring Adrienne Warren & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 18, 2021

Mauricio Martinez (On Your Feet!) will appear in-person to introduce a number of major events as part of Bryant Park Picnic Performances, starting on this Friday June 18 with the New York City Opera's Pride in the Park event.

New Production of THE ELIXIR OF LOVE to be Presented by Opera Maine This July Photo New Production of THE ELIXIR OF LOVE to be Presented by Opera Maine This July
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2021

Opera Maine will celebrate a return to live opera with two performances July 28 and 30 at Merrill Auditorium. Under the direction of Artistic Director Dona D. Vaughn, the company will stage an original production of Gaetano Donizetti's endearing comic opera, L'elisir d'amore (The Elixir of Love.)

New York City Opera Returns To Bryant Park Picnic Performance Series This Friday Photo New York City Opera Returns To Bryant Park Picnic Performance Series This Friday
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2021

New York City Opera will return to Bryant Park this weekend for its fourth season of operas as the centerpiece of Bank of America’s Bryant Park Picnic Performance series, beginning this Friday, June 18 with NYCO’s annual LGBTQ Pride concert, Pride in the Park.

Lyric Opera of Kansas City Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Lyric Opera of Kansas City Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 14, 2021

The season includes two mainstage productions at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs and Tosca and two add on experiences- a night of glamour at the Kauffman Center with Lyric Opera Goes to Hollywood and live performances of Amahl and the Night Visitors.

North Carolina Opera Announces 2021-22 Season Photo North Carolina Opera Announces 2021-22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2021

North Carolina Opera's General Director, Eric Mitchko has announced the company's upcoming 2021-22 season. The season will open on November 14 with Beethoven's only opera FIDELIO, followed by two timeless classics, Puccini's LA BOH√ąME (Jan. 28 & 30) and Mozart's THE MAGIC FLUTE (Apr. 8 & 10).

Jessica Vosk to Host Opening Night of New York Philharmonic's Bryant Park Picnic Perf Photo Jessica Vosk to Host Opening Night of New York Philharmonic's Bryant Park Picnic Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 4, 2021

It has been announced that Jessica Vosk will be hosting New York Philharmonic's opening night concert of Bryant Park Picnic Performances series! The summer will kick off with a four-night run of performances from June 9 to June 12 with a 25-piece orchestra from the world-renowned New York Philharmonic.

Bryant Park Picnic Performances Continues With New York City Opera's Pride in the Par Photo Bryant Park Picnic Performances Continues With New York City Opera's Pride in the Park
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 4, 2021

Bryant Park Picnic Performances season of free, ticketed live performances will continue on June 18 at 7pm with New York City Opera's Pride in the Park, a celebration of LGBTQ culture and excellence on the occasion of Pride Month in NYC.

Opera America Names First Recipient Of The Campbell Opera Librettist Prize Photo Opera America Names First Recipient Of The Campbell Opera Librettist Prize
by A.A. Cristi - May 27, 2021

OPERA America has announced the selection of Douglas Kearney as  the inaugural recipient of the Campbell Opera Librettist Prize. Kearney will receive a $7,000 award  to support his creative and career development. Conceived and funded by acclaimed librettist and  lyricist Mark Campbell, the Prize is the first award in American opera that specifically recognizes the work of  the opera librettist. 

The Atlanta Opera Announces Return to Mainstage Performances in November Photo The Atlanta Opera Announces Return to Mainstage Performances in November
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2021

Beginning in November with Handel’s Julius Caesar in Egypt, in its first staging by the company, the season continues with the return of Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance, Rossini’s beloved Barber of Seville, and the Southeastern premiere of the Grammy award-winning opera The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs, in a new production by Carl W. Knobloch Jr. General and Artistic Director Tomer Zvulun.

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