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  1. Sydney Festival founding director Stephen Hall diesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... as an actor, newspaper reporter, co-ordinator of the Elizabethan Theatre Trust and artistic director of the Australian Opera. Hall's other achievements included producing major NSW bicentennial events such as Australia Day 1988 and he was one of the ...

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  2. Baltimore local demonstrates passion, learns discipline through opera musicRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    ... is currently studying vocal performance and pedagogy at Virginia's Shenandoah Conservatory . Her interest is in opera . She is in her sophomore year, but as a result of maintaining status on the Dean's List has been given a full ride scholarship to ...

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  3. 'Ask Me' by Kimberly Pauley: YA fantasy and murder mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... a strong teenage female protagonist, who happens to be an oracle , with a murder mystery. Aria (her mother loved opera), must answer any question she hears. The truth comes out of her unbidden -- entirely without her volition. That truth is usually ...

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  4. Wine Cellar Art Gallery hosts Margret Baldwin's operatic illustrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    The Wine Cellar Art Gallery at John Edwards Market in Ellsworth is currently hosting the operatic illustrations of Surry artist Margret Baldwin. Margret's show brings opera to life with colorful storybook illustrations that stimulate the imagination and offer focal access to classic musical compositions.

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  5. The Opera Project to hold a 'Rent Party' again this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    The Opera Project will hold another Rent Party at the Prallsville Mills Route 29 in Stockton at 7 p.m. on Jan. 10. Similar to the event early in 2014, chairs and tables will be arranged in cabaret style to create an more relaxed ambiance. In addition to The Opera Project Singers accompanied by Richard McIntyre on the piano, the entertainment will include jazz guitarist Bob Miles and his ensemble, The Stockton Strings filling the air with their warm sounds, Bob Liana with harmonica favorites and bagpiper Lucas Mitch to delight, as he did at the recent St. Andrew's Day concert with airs on the Highland and Border pipes.

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  6. Garsington Opera commissioned to bring performances to the massesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    GARSINGTON Opera, based near Stokenchurch, has been commissioned to help bring opera to the masses by delivering a programme of free events throughout the country. Arts Council England has approved 750,000 for the Opera for All programme which will deliver free public screenings, together with education projects, from Garsington Opera.

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  7. Choir joins stars for a charity gigRead the original story

    Saturday | News Post Leader

    ... 20,000 voices teamed up with David Leon from ITV's Vera, Britain's Got Talent winner Jai McDowall, international opera singer Sean Ruane, north east favourite Billy Mitchell, and Emmerdale actors Charlie Hardwick, Chelsea Halfpenny and Chris Chittel ...

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  8. Tuesday, Jan. 6: Jackknife ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Big 'Rig': The Regina Opera Company performs one of Verdi's most popular operas, "Rigoletto," at Regina Hall in Dyker Heights through Nov. 25. Hosted by Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie. This month's show features Zane Golia, Rachael Parenta, Eli Sairs, Mike Abrusci, Naomi Karavani, and Drew Dowdey You agree that you, and not BrooklynPaper.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post.

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  9. Saturday, Jan. 17: William Parker and the Tone Motion TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Big 'Rig': The Regina Opera Company performs one of Verdi's most popular operas, "Rigoletto," at Regina Hall in Dyker Heights through Nov. 25. A tribute to the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr and the fifth part of Parker's work "Flower in a Stained Glass Window," performed by chamber group the Transformational Music Ensemble. You agree that you, and not BrooklynPaper.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post.

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  10. Friday, Jan. 2: A Night of Laughter and a Night of ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Big 'Rig': The Regina Opera Company performs one of Verdi's most popular operas, "Rigoletto," at Regina Hall in Dyker Heights through Nov. 25. A group show from Speak Your Truth featuring the art of Christina Thomas, Victoria Krikorian, Phoebe Foley, and Josh Lucas, plus performances by Liam McEneaney, Eric Vetter, Brian Einersen, Shye Sales, Blakeley, and Ashley Prescott. You agree that you, and not BrooklynPaper.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post.

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  11. Wednesday, Dec. 31: Brooklyn Raga Massive Regal New Year's Eve BashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Big 'Rig': The Regina Opera Company performs one of Verdi's most popular operas, "Rigoletto," at Regina Hall in Dyker Heights through Nov. 25. With a family-friendly sing-a-along led by Raga Kids at 4 pm, followed by a music party featuring classic raga-inspired songs, followed by the Regal Raga Marathon at 6 pm with three sets of Indian classical music, then the BRM All-Star Party Band takes the stage at 10:30 pm for dancing. You agree that you, and not BrooklynPaper.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post.

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  12. Thursday, Feb. 5: "The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Big 'Rig': The Regina Opera Company performs one of Verdi's most popular operas, "Rigoletto," at Regina Hall in Dyker Heights through Nov. 25. Third episode from the PBS series "The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross," covering the years from 1968-2013, from the civil rights movement to the election of President Barack Obama. Jelani Cobb will lead a discussion following the screening.

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  13. Hottest Articles on BWWClassical MusicWorld.com for 12/21/2014 - 12/28/2014Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Switzerland. He has served as music director of the Saint Louis Symphony, principal conductor of the Royal Danish Opera and the Royal Danish Orchestra in Copenhagen, Music Advisor and Principal Conductor of the Rochester Philharmonic, Music Director ...

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  14. American Bach Soloists will begin subscription season with Bach and HandelRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... will serve as an "overture" for the remainder of the program, a concert performance of Handel's HWV 49 pastoral opera in two acts, Acis and Galatea . The title roles will be sung by tenor Kyle Stegall and soprano Nola Richardson. Tenor Zachary ...

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  15. Now Playing Onstage in Washington, DC - Week of 12/28/2014Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Israel's favorite son. The first collaboration of composer Andrew Lloyd Webber (Jesus Christ Superstar, Phantom of the Opera, Cats) and lyricist Tim Rice (Jesus Christ Superstar, The Lion King), JOSEPH blends pop, country and rock into an uplifting, ...

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  16. Exclusive Photo Coverage: the Phantom of the Opera Cast Brings a Torch to Carols For a CureRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... our exclusive photo coverage of the recording sessions for this year's album with the cast of The Phantom of the Opera , who sing " Bring a Torch, Jeanette Isabella." Check out photos of cast members Bill Kazden , Laird Mackintosh , Nathan Patrick ...

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  17. College and Campus NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Easley Progress

    ... from many of the university's majors. The choir performs on campus in full-length choral concerts and oratorio and opera productions. The Chorale also tours regularly, performing community concerts, conducting school music festivals, and singing in ...

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  18. A Christmas season tradition your family will loveRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... and the second installment of their Christmas Trilogy. I mentioned seeing The Who on stage. TSO offers up a rock opera that surpasses even The Who's "Tommy" in both concept and execution. The second half of the performance gives the audience ...

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  19. Top 10 2014 classical music recordingsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NJ.com

    John Luther Adams' Become Ocean, recorded by the Seattle Symphony for Cantaloupe, won the Pulitzer Prize for music this year While live classical music faced some hurdles this year, from the Metropolitan Opera's bitter contract negotiations and protests over "The Death of Klinghoffer" to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra's two-month lockout, it was an unusually fruitful one for recordings. Listeners of varied tastes had plenty of fine work to choose from, whether it was an expert take on Mozart's final symphonies or fresh voices breathing life into duets by Puccini and Verdi.

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  20. Young opera talent takes the stage in BurnabyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

    With passion: Director Nancy Hermiston, at left, works with lead actors Ember Lanuti and Jose Ramirez in preparation for a Clef Society of Burnaby Sunday afternoon opera concert. The concert featured students from the UBC Opera Ensemble, previewing works from their upcoming 2011/12 season.

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