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Saturday Aug 23 | Sunday Herald

The King's Consort Purcell: Ten Sonatas In Four Parts

It's beyond anger and loss, beyond even grief and mere sadness. Whatever it is, it is imbued with a strong sense of reflection.


Related Topix: Purcell, Classical

Saturday Aug 23 | Outlook

Our Lady Of The Rosaries

There's something profoundly haunting about the evocative deep accent of mezzo-sopranos.


Related Topix: World News, India, Arts, Opera, Classical

Wed Aug 20, 2014

City Pages

Food, merriment, punk rock in the cards with King Arthur

The latest picnic operetta created by Mixed Precipitation goes places the company hasn't gone before.


Related Topix: Classical

Fri Aug 15, 2014


Review: Picnic operetta's punked-up Arthurian legend is a lot of fun

Mixed Precipitation likes to mix things up. Until the Twin Cities troupe came along, you wouldn't find an opera performed in one of the Twin Cities' many community gardens and get some tasty organic snacks served to you while enjoying the performance.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Music, Entertainment

Sun Aug 10, 2014


BWW Reviews: dell'Arte Opera Ensemble's the Fairy Queen is Whimsical and Mirthful

In New York City, summer and Shakespeare go hand in hand. For their 2014 Season the dell'Arte Opera Ensemble is producing "A Summer of Shakespeare," and they kicked off this season with a fully staged production of Henry Purcell's THE FAIRY QUEEN.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Theater, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Ballet

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Moment of Friday: John Fleck can't resist 'Dido's Lament'

A couple of years ago, actor and performance artist John Fleck was at the opening of his first gallery exhibition at Coagula Curatorial in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Arts, Opera, Classical, Entertainment

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Berkshire County: Recitals to feature Purcell's works

Soprano Margaret Lampasi, bass-baritone Steve Dahlin, keyboardist David Anderegg, and cellist Ivan Trabka will perform a trio of concerts featuring songs, duets and historical tidbits of Henry Purcell.


Related Topix: Berkshire County, MA, Classical, Sheffield, MA, Pittsfield, MA, Social Software

Sun Aug 03, 2014


'City Council Meeting' review: Curiously compelling

The cast of "City Council Meeting" consists of members of the audience playing various roles such as a speaker addressing the council members at a table.


Related Topix: Purcell, Classical, Theater, Arts, Oakland, CA, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA