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Review: A day of fringe ritualistic opera and jazz orchestra quirkiness
Review: A day of fringe ritualistic opera and jazz orchestra quirkinessMost of all Breen’s libretto evokes enigmatic imagery. “Gray is almost silver,” Polyxena, portrayed with calm eloquence by Lauren Han, sings in dismay of miscues from Greek men and Trojan women, both ...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:00:00 GMT
JERRY SPRINGER OPERA Comes to BroadwayHD on August 30th
JERRY SPRINGER OPERA Comes to BroadwayHD on August 30thJerry Springer the Opera Comes to BroadwayHD on Thursday, August 30th. Written by Richard Thomas and Stewart Lee, this critically acclaimed musical debuted at the National Theater in London in 2003 wi...read more
Source: BroadwayWorld
Published on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:20:00 GMT
Cleveland Opera Theater tuning up for 'freeing' night of outdoor opera
Cleveland Opera Theater tuning up for 'freeing' night of outdoor operaCLEVELAND, Ohio - For Cleveland Opera Theater, the rewards associated with its annual free outdoor concert at Dunham Tavern Museum far outweigh the risks. Sure, the chances of rain, bugs, heat and hum...read more
Source: The Plain Dealer
Published on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 05:30:00 GMT
Outdoor Opera Movie Screenings in Westwood Make for Summer Joy
Outdoor Opera Movie Screenings in Westwood Make for Summer JoyTruth to tell, I’m not a big fan of Opera. Rare is the occasion that I want to (over)spend on tickets for a long evening where men and women sing centuries-old music in languages I don’t speak telling ...read more
Source: Forbes
Published on Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:59:00 GMT
REVIEW: Allentown Band with 'Phantom of the Opera' screening brings Symphony Hall crowd to its feet
REVIEW: Allentown Band with 'Phantom of the Opera' screening brings Symphony Hall crowd to its feetWant to bring a crowd to its feet, in a wave of applause and cheers? Forget the hi-tech laser light show, CGI and interactive videos. Leave those 3D glasses at home. Just show ‘em a good, old-fashione...read more
Source: The Morning Call
Published on Sun, 19 Aug 2018 15:57:00 GMT
Opera 55 Web Browser Debuts with Easier Installation of Chrome Extensions, More
Opera 55 Web Browser Debuts with Easier Installation of Chrome Extensions, MoreOpera Software has promoted this week the Opera 55 Chromium-based web browser to the stable channel for all supported platforms, including Windows, Mac, and Linux. Opera 55 is now the most stable vers...read more
Source: Softpedia News
Published on Sat, 18 Aug 2018 09:42:00 GMT
Wagner’s classic ‘Tristan’ in SF gets jump on opera season
Wagner’s classic ‘Tristan’ in SF gets jump on opera seasonOpening night for most Bay Area opera companies is still a few weeks away, but opera lovers can start getting into shape for the season this weekend with a special concert performance of “Tristan und ...read more
Source: The Mercury News
Published on Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:03:00 GMT
Allison Rabbitt Appointed Development Director of Seattle Opera
Allison Rabbitt Appointed Development Director of Seattle OperaWhether it's a $5 donation or a $50,000 donation, Allison Rabbitt knows that donors of all levels are needed to sustain art forms such as opera-every gift matters. With more than 18 years of experienc...read more
Source: BroadwayWorld
Published on Mon, 20 Aug 2018 19:17:00 GMT
Amandla Stenberg's NSFW Observation About the Sydney Opera House Will Change the Way You Look at It Forever
Amandla Stenberg's NSFW Observation About the Sydney Opera House Will Change the Way You Look at It ForeverAmandla Stenberg made sure to squeeze in some high-key Sydney sightseeing on her recent trip Down Under. "Australia is incredible y'all got a giant vulva as ur most renowned display of architecture... ...read more
Source: E!
Published on Sun, 19 Aug 2018 17:53:00 GMT
Theater review: Fine performances in Union Avenue Opera's 'Lost in the Stars'
Theater review: Fine performances in Union Avenue Opera's 'Lost in the Stars'Union Avenue Opera closes its season next weekend with a work of great social significance, Kurt Weill’s “Lost in the Stars.” With a book and lyrics by Maxwell Anderson, it’s based on Alan Paton’s 194...read more
Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Published on Sat, 18 Aug 2018 12:30:00 GMT
Crowley’s Grand Opera House releases 11th season lineup
Crowley’s Grand Opera House releases 11th season lineupGrand Opera House of the South. Courtesy: facebook.com/grandoperahouseofthesouth The Grand Opera House of the South in Crowley has released the lineup for its 11th season. The list includes Louisiana ...read more
Source: KATC 3
Published on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 06:43:00 GMT
Musical magic in Motherwell as "opera for babies" comes to town
Musical magic in Motherwell as Musical magic is coming fresh from the Fringe to Motherwell Theatre next month as Scottish Opera brings their BambinO show to wow Lanarkshire babies. Designed for six to 18-month-olds, Lliam Paterson’ ...read more
Source: Daily Record
Published on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 04:19:09 GMT