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Earl Jarrett, chairman of the JN Foundation , hands a copy of a signed contract to Rosina Moder, executive director of Music Unites Foundation, to provide funding for a two-year initiative to research and document the works and life of Jamaican composers of classical and patriotic music, as well as composers of church, dance and theatre music.
The Barber of Seville , the fourth show of Soulpepper's 2013 season, opened this past Thursday at the Young Centre for the Performing Arts.
Speight Jenkins And The Appeal Of Wagner May 22nd is the birthday of composer Richard Wagner.
The Atlanta Opera , one of the nation's finest regional opera companies enriching lives through the power of opera, today announced that its annual High School Opera Institute's spring performance will take place at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 9, 2013at Morningside Presbyterian Church .
Fans of Andrew Lloyd Webber's phenomenally successful The Phantom of the Opera are in for a treat when critically-acclaimed concert Three Phantoms comes to Wimbledon, writes Khaleda Rahman.
Ecstatic ... Joyce DiDonato as Elena in the Royal Opera House's La Donna del Lago.
John Caird and Placido Domingo bring the violence of Puccini's Tosca to the fore in a blood-soaked new production, reports Stephen Pritchard from Los Angeles Placido Domingo should know his way around Puccini's Tosca: he first performed in it as a boy, tolling the bells for mass in Act One.
Carnegie Hall salutes Vienna's extraordinary artistic legacy with Vienna: City of Dreams , a three-week citywide festival during February and March 2014 that features symphonic and operatic masterpieces, chamber music, and lieder, as well as a sampling of new sounds that are emerging from this historic cultural capital.
The selection of a dynamic, still youthful but already widely experienced conductor as the Boston Symphony's next music director has major, positive implications not only for the orchestra but also for its annual summer residency at Tanglewood.
A few days before she creates another moment at Lincoln Center, Audra McDonald says yes, she can remember some of the earlier ones.
For folksinger Sandy Cash, 'to be an actress on the Hebrew stage' is a dream come true, as she portrays Anna in the Israel Musicals and Jest production of 'The King and I.' For many Anglo-Israelis, Sandy Cash's leading role as Anna in the current Israel Musicals and Jest production of the Rodgers and Hammerstein music The King and I may come as ... (more)
Prepare to be wowed: the English Touring Opera is going all out and performing three separate operas , in less than a week at the Cambridge Arts Theatre.
This was a vintage year for the Fort Worth Opera. The festival season in Bass Hall, with one production in smaller McDavid Studio, included two undeniable hits, one gripping drama and no certifiable flops.
The internationally known arts festival, founded by the composer Gian Carlo Menotti, will open its 37th season Friday with the traditional speeches, brass fanfare and shower of confetti on the steps of Charleston City Hall.
Even with one of the world's most athletic opera singers at her side and plenty of practice, American mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato reckons the latest London production of Gioachino Rossini's "La Donna Del Lago" is the challenge of a lifetime.
The Shalin Liu Performance Center in Rockport, Mass is presenting a special appearance by one of the world's most revered contemporary Tibetan performers on Sunday May 26 at 7 p.m. at 37 Main Street.