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23 min ago | The Age

Nicole Car as Tatyana and Dalibor Jenis as Onegin in Opera...

This striking and ingenious new production of Eugene Onegin , first staged at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden last year, is by that house's director of opera, Kasper Holten.


Related Topix: Arts, Tchaikovsky, Classical

2 hrs ago | Kent Online

Kent opera director and producer Ellen Kent brings La Boheme to...

Ellen Kent has certainly put bums on seats during the course of her tremendously successful career as an opera director more than 3.5 million of them.


Related Topix: Arts

3 hrs ago |

Alice Cooper Talks Super Duper New Documentary, Re...

The new Alice Cooper documentary Super Duper Alice Cooper will premiere today at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival at the Bow Tie Cinemas Chelsea 7 in New York City.


Related Topix: Alice Cooper, Pop/Rock, Arts, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Entertainment, Jekyll, Drama, Television

7 hrs ago | Fayetteville Free Weekly

Idle Class Magazine Releases Special Edition

The Idle Class Magazine, Arkansas' newest print and online publication showcasing the arts throughout the entire state, will celebrate the release of its new Legacy Issue on Friday, April 25, at 8:30 p.m. at The Stolen Glass in Fayetteville.


Related Topix: Magazine, AR, Arkansas, Arts, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Harrison, AR

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Concert with L.A. Phil will continue despite singer's death

Musicians at Walt Disney Concert Hall, still in shock Tuesday after the sudden death of a choral singer preparing for the West Coast premiere of Louis Andriessen's "De Materie," said they will perform as planned on Friday despite the tragedy.


Related Topix: Arts, Entertainment

North Jersey Media Group

Seeing Gold: Ridgewood's 60-member Pro Arte Chorale celebrates turning the big 50

Ridgewood-based Pro Arte Chorale is turning 50 this year with no wrinkles and a forever-young outlook.


Related Topix: Classical, The London Symphony Orchestra, Symphony, Arts, New York Philharmonic

Long Beach Opera Announces an American Soldier's Tale and a Fiddler's Tale, 5/4

Long Beach Opera's offbeat double bill provides two iconic American takes on Igor Stravinsky 's whimsical, neoclassical theater piece L'Histoire du Soldat.


Related Topix: Classical, Stravinsky, Arts, Theater, Wynton Marsalis, Jazz

Hamilton Mountain News

Special anniversary for Buchanan Park opera club

Nathalie Robinson-Evans plays Carmen in the Buchanan Park school opera club's presentation of Carmen early next month.


Related Topix: Arts

Hailsham Today

Big night out at the opera for Lewes students

As one of the privileged winners of the challenge, Ollie Jagot secured a tailor-made, behind-the-scenes experience at the Royal Opera House More than 50 students from Sussex Downs Lewes College attended the highly acclaimed Royal Opera House Design Challenge 2014 Awards event in Covent Garden.


Related Topix: Arts

the Threepenny Opera, Figaro & More Set for a Noise Within's 2014-15 Season

A Noise Within, led by Producing Artistic Directors Geoff Elliott and Julia Rodriguez-Elliott, announces its 23rd season of classic theater in Southern California.


Related Topix: Arts, Theater, Classical, Kurt Weill, East Pasadena, CA

the Who's Quadrophenia: Live in London DVD, Out 6/10

In 2012/2013, The Who embarked on the Quadrophenia and More Tour, performing their landmark rock opera in its entirety, marking the 40th anniversary of the original 1973 release of this double-album masterpiece.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Who, Roger Daltrey, Arts, Cameras


'Looking' Star Jonathan Groff Spices Things Up at POPera

The San Francisco Opera Guild celebrated their 75th anniversary Thursday, April 10, with POPera! Departing from the opera's traditional association with foreign languages and a massive stage, POPera! took the form of a chic soiree and a lively cabaret, complete with an appearance by San Francisco golden boy, Jonathan Groff .


Related Topix: Arts

The Globe and Mail

Five highlights of the opera season

Bass-baritone Eric Owens plays Hercules in George Frederic Handel's oratorio staged by Canadian Opera Company and the Lyric Opera of Chicago.


Related Topix: Arts, Gaetano Donizetti, Opera, Donizetti

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Burnaby Now

Lively City: Sunday opera, art auction and more

Burnaby soprano ChloA© Hurst sings Mimi in Burnaby Lyric Opera's Sunday afternoon opera concert, featuring the music of La BohA me.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Giacomo Puccini, Recreational Vehicle, Award

Take Me Out To The Opera Is At Engle Stadium April 24, 26

The Chattanooga-based grassroots operatic group, Artisti Affamati, will be presenting the opera, the Mighty Casey, at Engel Stadium on April 24 and 26 at 7:30 p.m. Professional local singers, musicians, directors, and and crew are coming together to present William Schuman's operatic adaptation of the classic baseball poem Casey at the Bat.


Related Topix: Arts, Chattanooga, TN, Theater

Alaskan Composer Wins Pulitzer For 'Become Ocean'

Alaska-based composer John Luther Adams has won the Pulitzer Prize for music with an homage to the sea called Become Ocean .


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Houghton, MI

Terfel's SA Opera tour de force

GRAMMY, Classical Brit and Gramophone award-winning opera star Bryn Terfel will soon be embarking on a tour of South Africa, including a stop-over in Durban.


Related Topix: Arts, Classical, Bryn Terfel, World News, South Africa, Africa, Europe, United Kingdom,

Evening News

Norwich to host opera festival celebrating Wagner

A Norwich theatre is getting ready to welcome a special festival of opera featuring two of German composer Wagner's epic works this summer.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Wagner

The Day

A Masked Ball comes to the Donbass Opera

Joint cultural projects involving international partners have become a good tradition at the Donbass Opera.


Related Topix: Arts, Theater, Richard Wagner, Opera, Travel, Ukraine Travel, Europe Travel, Verdi, Giuseppe Verdi

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Star Tribune

Minnesota Opera's 'Magic Flute' goes Hollywood

REVIEW: Minnesota Opera's production puts Mozart's classic into a silent-screen motif.


Related Topix: Arts, Classical, Mozart, The Magic Flute, Theater, Music, Entertainment