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3 hrs ago | Denver Post
Opera Colorado is back with the production of "Rigoletto" featuring Gordon Hawkins as Rigoletto, background, Rachele Gilmore as Gilda and Ren Barbera as Duke of Mantua.
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7 hrs ago | TwinCities
Mill City Summer Opera, which stages performances in the open air ruin courtyard at Mill City Museum in Minneapolis, will perform Giacomo Puccini's "Tosca" in July.
11 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette
Today is Thursday, March 13, the 72nd day of 2014. There are 293 days left in the year.
11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
From its home in Southern Africa to countries including the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Sweden, Norway, Israel, the United States and Australia, Cape Town Opera has thrilled audiences across the globe.
15 hrs ago | Alabama Live
Final touches are being applied to productions of Leoncavallo's "Pagliacci" and Puccini's "Suor Angelica," the double-bill being presented Friday and Sunday by Opera Birmingham .
16 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
The orchestra announced Wednesday that it will perform "Zodiac Tales" by Bright Sheng.
20 hrs ago | The Drinks Business
In the 19th century nationalism and, for those people's ruled over by a foreign power, self-determination were strident themes in many works.
22 hrs ago | Eugene Weekly
More than half a century before Sergio Leone, Ennio Morricone, Clint Eastwood et al brought us an Italian view of the American West's good/bad old days, New York's Metropolitan Opera asked famed Italian composer Giacomo Puccini to make a new opera from a play of the Gold Rush days.
Gander native Susan Watkins has made a life as an opera singer. She was at a hometown charity concert on Feb. 21, when she was presented with a bracelet of pearls that once belonged to Twllingate opera legend, Georgina Stirling.
On Oct. 7, 1985, Leon and Marilyn Klinghoffer were celebrating their 36th wedding anniversary onboard the Achille Lauro cruise ship.
Despite the old adage, the life of a touring musician is more than just sex, drugs and rock and roll; a fact Kiwi opera trio Sol3 Mio have only recently discovered.
The L train was out-of-order and the night was freezing, but that didn't stop a crowd from packing into a Bushwick warehouse earlier this month for the last weekend of Puccini's La BohA me, staged by the Brooklyn-based LoftOpera .
The Michigan Opera Theatre Children's Chorus has a legacy of involving gifted children in work that is relevant not only creatively, but socially and historically.
Carmen sat outside the theater's coffee shop wrapped in a chunky gray sweater and leggings, no makeup, smelling more like flowery soap than factory cigarettes.
YOUNG singers from the region were among more than 80 hopefuls to try out for a prestigious role alongside opera superstar Bryn Terfel.
Nicola Cassells, from Ayr, will perform at the Gaiety Theatre on Friday night as part of a Variety Showcase to help raise funds for the historic seaside theatre's refurbishment.
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announced Tuesday the first set of performances for its 2014 Summer Season.