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First produced in 1885, only three years after the passage of the Chinese Exclusion Act in 1882, The Mikado was Gilbert and Sullivan's most popular comic opera.
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Terrence McNally's Master Class imagines a lesson that three fictitious students might have received from 20th-century operatic legend Maria Callas at New York's The Juilliard School in the 1970s.
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Harnisch; Jordi, Petean, Baykov, Bakan; Chorus and Orchestra of the Flemish Opera; Carignani.
But "hideous", John? Only suitable for a circus? Really? Your attack today on the building that has spawned some of the most rewarding Lego puzzles of our time feels, frankly, a bit harsh.
S. Davies, Hulcup; Nilon, Jeffery, Diffey, Dowling; Garsington Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Parry.
Everyone loves a good love story, and when art and life converge, resistance is futile.
R. Evans, Shaw, Thomas, Wyn-Rogers; Spence, Gadd, Opie, Stout; BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales, Macdonald.
Julianna Di Giacomo and Gustavo Dudamel performing Verdi's Requiem with the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl in 2013.
Protestors at the Seattle Repertory Theatre. Front kneeling: Christina Seong. Middle row: Lizzie Lin, Iris Carrera, Diane Laguerta, Sonia Huang, Gei Chan, Iris Parker Pavitt, Laurie Shiratori.
As in the first decades of the last century, opera is blooming in Buenos Aires. Not only in the Coln, of course, but also in several other places, such as the Teatro Avenida.
Put together a luxurious country estate, gorgeous summer weather and a couple of examples of truly appalling parenting, and what do you get? Well, a BBC drama series, usually, but last weekend the result was two nights of enchanting opera.
Savoyards 're-vamp' Gilbert & Sullivan classic Group has been producing Gilbert and Sullivan's work since 1961 Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1rBYCmJ The cast of the Summer Savoyards production of Gilbert & Sullivan's "Iolanthe: Re-Vamped" includes, clockwise from upper left, Greta Volka William Clark Snyder , Joannie ... (more)
Ailyn Prez, born and bred in Chicago, returns to her hometown's famous Ravinia Festival for two performances as Zerlina in Mozart's Don Giovanni - a role that the Dallas Morning News has said shows her to be "a singer of considerable nuance."
"Oklahoma!" Megan Root as Ado Annie, Peter Hoffman as Will, , Lori Schulman as Laurey, Dale Thompson as Curly, Katie Day as Aunt Eller.
"This just in" - The Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts at UC Davis is receiving a $400,000 award from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support innovative performances in classical music, residencies by major American orchestras and festivals connected to academic programs.
The man who created the African savanna on stage for the Broadway musical "Lion King" is trying to revive his sense of a romantic, atmospheric setting, working on the world's most famous love story, "Romeo and Juliette."
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 06:45 am
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