Topics :: Opera
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Kurt Weill's first one act opera, "The Protagonist" will receive its American east coast premiere production August 23 and 24 in a site specific production at the famed Pavilion Nightclub as part of the Fire Island Opera Festival's 2014 season.
The Dallas Opera goes couture this fall with a stunning fashion show featuring styles by Italian designer Roberto Cavalli, as well as six custom-made gowns created by internationally renowned designers inspired by each of the operas presented this season.
Do you have to be a true opera queen to appreciate "Quartet"? Ronald Harwood's touching play, now being presented at the Old Globe Theatre is about a group of former opera singers who reunite at a retirement home to recreate a performance of "Rigoletto.
An opera singer who posted an anti-gay rant in which she referred to gays as "fecal masses" and encouraged violent attacks against them at a Pride parade now blames her "very religious" husband for the move.
"When I founded the company I was looking for things to do that would bring more people into the operatic fold," says Robert Wood of UrbanArias.
Florida Grand Opera has become known for taking exciting chances and its 2013-14 Season continues in this vein, concluding with Jules Massenet’s beautiful, but seldom-produced, "Thaïs," opening May 3 at the Arsht Center.
For the first time, the dress Marian Anderson wore to sing at the Lincoln Memorial 75 years ago after being denied access to a Washington concert hall because she was black, is going on display at the Smithsonian.
The most frequently presented opera by the proclaimed, "waltz-king," receives an innocuous release in this 2-CD package from Capriccio Records.
The works of Heinrich Marschner have been, for the most part, neglected during the 20th and 21st centuries, but this 2001 re-release from Capriccio Records deserved listening.
Tobias Picker’’s new opera "Dolores Claiborne," based on the novel by Stephen King, has finally received its world premiere.
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