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Met Announces Three-Week Schedule For Nightly Met Opera Streams Photo Met Announces Three-Week Schedule For Nightly Met Opera Streams
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 10, 2021

The Met has announced themed lineups for three weeks of its Nightly Met Opera Streams, the company's ongoing series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on its website during the Covid-19 closure. The schedule begins with a week, leading up to Father's Day on June 20, comprising a selection of operas featuring themes of fatherhood.

Washington National Opera Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Washington National Opera Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2021

Washington National Opera today announced its 2021‚Äď2022 season featuring a triumphant return to the Opera House stage, four world premiere commissions celebrating the Kennedy Center‚Äôs 50th Anniversary, debuts from acclaimed and rising opera stars, the return to the pit for Principal Conductor Evan Rogister and the WNO Orchestra & Chorus, and more.

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Announces 2021-22 Season: A SEASON OF DISCOVERY Photo Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Announces 2021-22 Season: A SEASON OF DISCOVERY
by Stephi Wild - Apr 7, 2021

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) today announces its 2021-22 Season: A Season of Discovery, marking a return to performances for live audiences at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall and The Music Center at Strathmore.

Dallas Symphony Orchestra Returns to In Person Performances This Fall Photo Dallas Symphony Orchestra Returns to In Person Performances This Fall
by Stephi Wild - Apr 2, 2021

Dallas Symphony Orchestra will return to in-person performances later this year with its newly-announced 2021-22 season.

Eva And Marc Stern Establish New Award To Honor Excellence Among LA Opera's Family Of Photo Eva And Marc Stern Establish New Award To Honor Excellence Among LA Opera's Family Of Artists
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 10, 2021

LA Opera board chairman Marc Stern and his wife Eva have established an annual $50,000 award to celebrate and support extraordinarily gifted artists in opera: the Eva and Marc Stern Artist Award. The new award will recognize artists with deep connections to LA Opera and will serve as an expression of gratitude for past and future artistic contributions to the company.

Vocal Arts DC Presents Rod Gilfry in a Virtual Concert With Pianist Peter Walsh Photo Vocal Arts DC Presents Rod Gilfry in a Virtual Concert With Pianist Peter Walsh
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 24, 2021

On February 26th, Vocal Arts DC presents American baritone Rod Gilfry in a virtual concert with pianist Peter Walsh. The performance will include selections by Francis Poulenc, Jake Heggie, Morten Lauridsen, Charles Ives, Claude Debussy and Maurice Ravel as well as original jazz arrangements of classic French art songs.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, December 10 with James Monroe Iglehart, Darius de Ha Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, December 10 with James Monroe Iglehart, Darius de Haas and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 10, 2020

Today (December 10) in live streaming: Broadway's Best Shows presents Robert O'Hara's BARBECUE, James Monroe Iglehart visits Backstage Live, and so much more!

BWW Feature: ONLINE VIRTUAL OPERA TOUR at Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: ONLINE VIRTUAL OPERA TOUR at Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Dec 4, 2020

Los Angeles Opera has a number of excellent recitals on its website including one by baritone Craig Colclough in which he sings the Shakespeare monologues from Otello and Macbeth that Verdi set to music. Together with pianist Jeremy Frank, Colclough presents a program that also includes works by Beethoven, Wagner, Porter, and Vaughan Williams.

The Met Announces Four-Week Schedule for Nightly Met Opera Streams Photo The Met Announces Four-Week Schedule for Nightly Met Opera Streams
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2020

The Met has announced themed lineups for four weeks of its Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on the company's website during the coronavirus closure. The schedule includes a week of In Plain English, an Epic Proportions week, followed by a week of Holiday Fare, and more.

LA Opera Postpones or Cancels Remaining 2020/21 Season Programming Photo LA Opera Postpones or Cancels Remaining 2020/21 Season Programming
by Stephi Wild - Nov 19, 2020

LA Opera announced today that it is postponing, reimagining or canceling all currently scheduled in-person programming for the remainder of the 2020/21 season due to concerns for artist and patron safety regarding COVID-19. Recent news regarding the development of vaccines has reinspired confidence in the company's ability to return to normal production for the 2021/22 season, which will be a combination of rescheduled and new programming. 

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: November 14-15- with Lillias White, Laura Benanti and M Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: November 14-15- with Lillias White, Laura Benanti and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 14, 2020

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, November 7-8, 2020.

BWW Feature: Online Virtual Opera Tour November 14-21 at Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: Online Virtual Opera Tour November 14-21 at Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Nov 14, 2020

Los Angeles Opera presents The Anonymous Lover (L'Amant Anonyme), an unjustly neglected 1780 chamber opera by Joseph Bologne, known as the Chevalier de Saint-Georges. James Conlon will conduct the orchestra. LAO will stream the performance online on Saturday, November 14, 2020, at 5:00 PM. Tickets are free at: https://bit.ly/3eiBtSF

The Met Announces EUGENE ONEGIN With Renée Fleming and Dmitri Hvorostovsky & More fo Photo The Met Announces EUGENE ONEGIN With Renée Fleming and Dmitri Hvorostovsky & More for Nightly Met Opera Streams
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2020

The Met has announced themed lineups for five weeks of its Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on the company's website during the coronavirus closure.

The Verdi Chorus Launches New Online Series November 8 Photo The Verdi Chorus Launches New Online Series November 8
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 6, 2020

The Verdi Chorus continues its 37th season with The Fox Singers in Amor y Odio, Songs  of Spain and the New World presented by The Verdi Chorus and the Sahm Family Foundation.

The Met Cancels 2020-21 Opera Season, Announces Premieres for 2021-22 Photo The Met Cancels 2020-21 Opera Season, Announces Premieres for 2021-22
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2020

The Metropolitan Opera announced today that the ongoing health crisis has resulted in the cancellation of the entire 2020-21 season, but the company also announced ambitious artistic plans for its 2021-22 season, which will open with the Met premiere of Terence Blanchard's Fire Shut Up in My Bones.

Furthering Education:  Online JAMKAZAM Usage Course Taught By Renowned Artist Christo Photo Furthering Education: Online JAMKAZAM Usage Course Taught By Renowned Artist Christopher Denny
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 28, 2020

Christopher Denny helps the artists in need with an online class.

LA Opera Announces Online Events For the Week of August 3 Photo LA Opera Announces Online Events For the Week of August 3
by Stephi Wild - Jul 31, 2020

During its hiatus from public performances, LA Opera has created an extensive array of online programming under the banner LAO At Home. Here's what's on tap for the week to come.

BWW Feature: FREE ONLINE OPERA/SONG JUNE 26 - JULY 3 at Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: FREE ONLINE OPERA/SONG JUNE 26 - JULY 3 at Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Jun 26, 2020

Los Angeles Opera (LAO) has an array of 25 a?oeLiving Room Recitalsa?? available for the enjoyment of those who visit the LAO website. Among them are personal concerts by: Morris Robinson, Rod Gilfry, Amanda Woodbury, Christopher Maltman, and Angel Blue. Having made a monumental impression on the American public with her portrayal of Bess in Gershwin's Porgy and Bess at the Met, Blue shows her charismatic personality and her love for the music of Richard Strauss in her a?oeLiving Room Recital.a??

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, June 5- with Tiler Peck, Jon Reynolds and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, June 5- with Tiler Peck, Jon Reynolds and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 5, 2020

Today (June 5) in live streaming: Jon Reynolds teaches a dance workshop, Joe's Pub presents CLASSIC WHITNEY: ALIVE!, and so much more!

BWW Feature: SELECTED FREE ONLINE OPERA/RECITAL PERFORMANCES 5/29-6/5 on Home Compute Photo BWW Feature: SELECTED FREE ONLINE OPERA/RECITAL PERFORMANCES 5/29-6/5 on Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - May 28, 2020

Metropolitan Opera soprano Amanda Woodbury and pianist Aurelia Andrews, both of whom are graduates of the Los Angeles Opera Young Artist Program, will give a Living Room Recital on the LAO website Friday, May 29, at 4:00 PM Pacific Time. It will also be available later for those readers who cannot watch it live.

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