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  1. Westmont Theater, Music Departments Join Forces to Offer 'One-Act Opera Classics'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Noozhawk

    The Westmont College theater and music departments, which won three national awards for the 2013 co-production of Pirates of Penzance , combine forces for "An Evening of One-Act Opera Classics" at 7 p.m. Jan. 30-31 and at 3 p.m. Feb. 1, all in the Porter Theatre. Tickets, which cost $15 for general admission and $10 for students/seniors/children, can be purchased by calling 805.565.7140 or online by clicking here .

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  2. Vancouver Symphony to perform Wagner with sopranoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Columbian

    ... a master's degree in music and drama from Frankfurt's Academy for Music and Art and enjoyed a burgeoning career in opera before moving to Battle Ground with her husband, Kristopher Holien, who worked as a firefighter for Clark County. In 2002, they ...

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  3. A kind of magic worthy of the Opera House's big birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Copenhagen Post

    The champagne was flowing when the Royal Theatre last Thursday celebrated its 10-year anniversary of Operaen, the Copenhagen Opera House. Whilst the debate rages on as to whether or not the building has been worthwhile, all that was put to one side as the queen and the prince consort along with dignitaries from the political scene and a host of other guests made the premiere of Mozart's 'The Magic Flute' a glamourous occasion.

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  4. Columbus Symphony's American Roots Celebration to Continue with Porgy and Bess, 2/20-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    In the second installment of the Columbus Symphony's American Roots Festival, guest bass-baritone Kevin Deas returns to perform some of George Gershwin's greatest music including extensive selections from his glorious opera Porgy and Bess, including "Summertime," "It Ain't Necessarily So," "Bess," and "You Is My Woman Now." Gershwin's brilliant and bluesy Piano Concerto and an orchestral suite by jazz legend Duke Ellington paying tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. completes the bill.

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  5. Viktoria Tocca Comes to the Metropolitan Room, 2/7Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Tocca brings her talent to as wide an audience as possible; playing the lead role of Christine in Phantom of the Opera for two years, winning five awards at the 2013 Indie Music Channel Awards in Los Angeles, and nine awards at the 2012 IMCAs, ...

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  6. Rick Springfield Prevails in Alleged Butt Injury LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | FindLaw

    ... lawsuit against Springfield -- known for his 1981 hit "Jessie's Girl" as well as a recurring role on television soap opera "General Hospital" -- was originally filed in 2007, but the first trial in the case ended in a mistrial in 2013. The plaintiff ...

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  7. Jennifer Holbrook, gifted, Peabody-trained soprano, dies at 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... their 2-year-old daughter, Eleanor. If you heard the poised and charming Ms. Holbrook sing the title role in Peabody Opera Theatre's production of Massenet's "Manon," or heard her spin golden tonal threads in the "Dulcissime" solo in Orff's "Carmina ...

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  8. Live opera to hit the big screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Salisbury Journal

    This demanding opera was last performed at the opera house 30 years ago, with Salisbury's Rosalind Plowright singing the soprano role of Madeleine de Coigny and Jose Carreras in the title role. This time Rosalind will perform the role of Madeleine's mother, the Countess de Coigny, while German superstar Jonas Kaufmann will play Andrea Chenier, the poet of the French Revolution.

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  9. Kate Taylor: The arts paradox sees us consuming more but attending lessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Globe and Mail

    ... will tell you. The NEA reports that in the traditional areas that it has tracked since 1982 - jazz and classical, opera, musicals, plays, ballets and art museums and galleries - the number of Americans who attended at least once a year dropped ...

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  10. Neighbor Jesse Stacken On This Saturday's Beverley Concert...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Ditmas Park Corner

    ... to the musicians. People can expect an wide variety of musical styles. We've featured singers from the Metropolitan Opera , musicians from the DeCoda Music collective (which is in residence at Carnegie Hall), singer-songwriters, modern jazz, freely ...

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  11. Rocks and Frocks: Awards Season Brings on the GlamourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The New York Observer

    ... skipped the Globes for quality time with her kids. Instead, we asked her all about her dA but at The Metropolitan Opera in Franz LehA r's The Merry Widow . "It was a dream come true," she gushed about the experience alongside soprano ...

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  12. Meet the boy prodigy of Tenafly who composed his own opera and sings like PlacidoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Jersey Journal

    ... translated to the professional stage, too. For the past six seasons, he's been part of the choir of the Metropolitan Opera. Last year he performed the role of Miles in the New York City Opera's production of "Turn of the Screw," (the New York Times ...

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  13. Elton John to play Caracalla July 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | ANSA.it

    Rome, January 23 - Legendary British pop singer Elton John will climax the Rome Opera house's summer programme this year with an outdoor concert in the Caracalla Baths, the Opera house said Friday. "This is a fixture that will seduce a part of the public that is in part different from lyric opera fans," said the opera house in a statement.

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  14. Vocal Arts Ensemble seeks singers for spring concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... and orchestra. Also on the program is “The Promise of Living,” the final scene of Aaron Copland's opera “The Tender Land,” and selections from musicals by Rodgers and Hammerstein. Singers interested in joining are asked ...

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  15. Live Review: Ines de Castro, Theatre Royal, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Sunday Herald

    ... to see and hear why. Designer Kai Fischer, who worked on the first staging on a student placement with Scottish Opera, echoes the cage design of the original stage play in the old Grassmarket Traverse in his first act setting. That continuity is ...

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  16. UK's GAME Announces Initial Casting, Including Georgina BeedleRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... s, and for the Royal Court In the Republic of Happiness, Get Santa!, Cock, Relocated, My Child and Way to Heaven . Her opera credits include Anna Nicole at the Royal Opera House and Turandot for English National Opera .

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  17. Live in HD at The Ridgefield Playhouse: Les Contes d'Hoffmann,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | StamfordPlus.com

    From New York and London, world-class opera and theatre are Live in HD at The Ridgefield Playhouse. Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hoffmann will be a live simulcast on Saturday, January 31, at 12:55 p.m. with Vittorio Grigolo in the title role.

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  18. Scarsdale Adult School Offers Variety of CoursesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

    The Scarsdale Adult School has published its new course catalogue. Courses include a new concert series, "The Great American Songbook" in addition to its courses on opera, classical composers and music theory.

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  19. Mattessi Joins Douglas Elliman Real Estate In ScarsdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

    ... Most notably, she was chosen to represent the estate of Robert Merrill, the iconic singer/songwriter and acclaimed opera baritone for the sale of his home in Wykagyl Park. Mattesi has been the recipient of numerous Excellence in Real Estate Industry ...

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  20. Buzzworthy events from Jan. 23-29Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... a members' art exhibit and demonstrations. The Art Center is at 17 First St. S.E. Sunday 'La Boheme': Pensacola Opera presents Giacomo Puccini's "La BohA me" Jan. 23 at 7:30 p.m. and Jan. 25 at 2 p.m. at the Pensacola Saenger Theatre. The opera will ...

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