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Bio:
Italian operatic tenor. From his debut as soloist in the choir of the Sistine Chapel to his role as leading tenor in the most prestigious theatres in the world, the career of Vittorio Grigolo is a story of talent, passion and dedication. Vittorio Grigolo, born in Arezzo and raised in Rome, studies ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Italian operatic tenor. From his debut as soloist in the choir of the Sistine Chapel to his role as leading tenor in the most prestigious theatres in the world, the career of Vittorio Grigolo is a story of talent, passion and dedication. Vittorio Grigolo, born in Arezzo and raised in Rome, studies ... (read complete bio)
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.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, September 8- with George Salazar, Joe Iconis, and Mor Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, September 8- with George Salazar, Joe Iconis, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2020

Today (September 8) in live streaming: A Be More Chill reunion, Karen Olivo in concert, 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.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: August 15-16- with Betty Buckley, Christopher Jackson,  Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: August 15-16- with Betty Buckley, Christopher Jackson, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2020

This Weekend (August 15-16) in live streaming: Stephanie J. Block sings with Seth Rudetsky, Carrie reunites on Stars in the House, and so much more!

BWW Feature: Opera To Watch Online This Week August 8th to 15th Photo BWW Feature: Opera To Watch Online This Week August 8th to 15th
by Maria Nockin - Aug 8, 2020

For her delightful Los Angeles Opera Living Room Recital, soprano Latonia Moore is accompanied by pianist Roberto Berrocal. First, she sings: Tatiana's dramatic 'Letter Scene' from Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin. The young and naive girl, Tatiana, writes an expressive love letter to the sophisticated Onegin, who is shocked and rebuffs her.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, August 4- with Norm Lewis, James Harkness and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, August 4- with Norm Lewis, James Harkness and More!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2020

Today (August 4) in live streaming: LA Law is back on Stars in the House, Broadway Buskers returns, and so much more!

The Met Announces Week 22 Schedule for Nightly Met Opera Streams Photo The Met Announces Week 22 Schedule for Nightly Met Opera Streams
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2020

The Met has announced the Week 22 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 Met Announces Week 21 Schedule for Nightly Met Opera Streams Featuring PARSIFAL,  Photo The Met Announces Week 21 Schedule for Nightly Met Opera Streams Featuring PARSIFAL, AGRIPPINA and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2020

The Met has announced the Week 21 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.

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.

BWW Feature: OPERA PERFORMANCES ONLINE May 1-7 at Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: OPERA PERFORMANCES ONLINE May 1-7 at Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Apr 29, 2020

Now that the Metropolitan Opera has had a major success with its At-Home Gala, there are other opera companies with similar ideas. The Florence May Festival, (Maggio Musicale Fiorentino), will offer its presentation on Friday, May 1, 2020, at noon. P.D.T. Since many opera lovers are working from home, the audience should be enormous. 

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, April 21- with Drama Desk Nominations and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, April 21- with Drama Desk Nominations and More!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2020

Today (April 21) in live streaming: Urinetown cast visits Stars in the House, Drama Desk Awards nominations are announced and so much more!

The Metropolitan Opera to Stream LA TRAVIATA and More in Week 6 of of Nightly Met Ope Photo The Metropolitan Opera to Stream LA TRAVIATA and More in Week 6 of of Nightly Met Opera Streams
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2020

The Met has announced the Week 6 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. Each opera streamed on Fridays will be chosen by viewers; the second Viewers' Choice title to be screened is Verdi's La Traviata, starring Natalie Dessay.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 10- with Alex Brightman, Sierra Boggess and More Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 10- with Alex Brightman, Sierra Boggess and More!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2020

Broadway might be dark this month, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway today, April 10, 2020.

BWW Reviews: A Great Week for Haircuts at the Met, from BARBIERE to NIXON Photo BWW Reviews: A Great Week for Haircuts at the Met, from BARBIERE to NIXON
by Richard Sasanow - Apr 2, 2020

The Met on Demand had another week of exciting performances, from the divine [Rossini's IL  BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA] to the, well, the divine [Adams's NIXON IN CHINA].

AIDA, ROMEO ET JULIETTE & More Announced in The Met's Week 4 Schedule of Nightly Met  Photo AIDA, ROMEO ET JULIETTE & More Announced in The Met's Week 4 Schedule of Nightly Met Opera Streams
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2020

The Met has announced the Week 4 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. The week begins with Verdi's Aida, starring Anna Netrebko in the title role.

Houston Grand Opera Announces 2020 Concert Of Arias Winners Photo Houston Grand Opera Announces 2020 Concert Of Arias Winners
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2020

Houston Grand Opera (HGO) announced today the winners of the 32nd annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers Concert of Arias, which took place in the Cullen Theater of the Wortham Theater Center. This is the fourth year the Concert of Arias was streamed live on Facebook, and the third for livestreaming on YouTube. The livestream was hosted by HGO Studio alumna Jamie Barton. She is currently performing the title role in La favorite and placed third in the 2007 Concert of Arias. The winners were announced during the second portion of the program. 

Houston Grand Opera Has Announced Concert of Arias 2020 Semifinalists Photo Houston Grand Opera Has Announced Concert of Arias 2020 Semifinalists
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2020

Houston Grand Opera (HGO) has selected the semifinalists for the 32nd annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers Concert of Arias, to be presented in the Wortham Theater Center on Feb. 7, 2020 at 7 p.m. A limited number of tickets for the performance are available for purchase here. The program will also be streamed live on Facebook and YouTube for all to enjoy, inviting viewers to cast their votes for the Online Viewers' Choice Award.

Tenor Piero Pretti And NYCB Principal Dancer Sara Mearns Join The Metropolitan Opera' Photo Tenor Piero Pretti And NYCB Principal Dancer Sara Mearns Join The Metropolitan Opera's LA TRAVIATA
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2019

The Metropolitan Opera today announces two cast changes for its forthcoming production of Verdi's La Traviata, opening January 10, 2020. Piero Pretti sings the role of Alfredo Germont at the performances on February 26, 29, March 5, 9, 13, and 19, 2020, replacing Vittorio Grigolo. Additionally, New York City Ballet principal dancer Sara Mearns joins the cast as the female solo dancer for the performances on January 10, 14, 18, 23, 26, February 3, March 5, 9, and 13, 2020.

The Ridgefield Playhouse Will Screen The Metropolitan Opera Production of Philip Glas Photo The Ridgefield Playhouse Will Screen The Metropolitan Opera Production of Philip Glass's AKHNATEN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019

The Metropolitan Opera production of Philip Glass's Akhnaten comes to the big screen in HD at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Sunday, December 1 at 12:55pm in an extra special encore presentation featuring a live Q&A on The Playhouse stage during intermission with The Met Opera's Susan Gomez Pizzo, Solo Ladies Wardrobe Supervisor, and Louis Valantasis, Principal Men's Wardrobe Supervisor.

Vittorio Grigolo Issues Statement Amidst Groping Scandal Photo Vittorio Grigolo Issues Statement Amidst Groping Scandal
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2019

BroadwayWorld reported earlier this week that Vittorio Grigolo has been suspended by the Royal Opera House for an alleged groping during the Royal Opera's Japan tour. Grigolo has come forward with a statement in response to these allegations. 

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