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There's ambition rooted in the pursuit of personal glory, and then there's creative ambition, rooted in a desire to do what hasn't already been done.
This week Gregory Warren began his tenure at North America's largest opera company, the Metropolitan Opera in New York City.
Charlie Haley, left in mirror, Nickel Dalton, and Ruben Reed check their makeup as they prepare to present the opera, "The Dragon Flame" at the Madeleine Choir School in Salt Lake City, Friday, July 25, 2014.
Renown tenor, Nathan Granner stars as Prince Prospero in the KC Fringe Festival production of "Red Death," that combines Edgar Allen Poe's story with opera and ballet.
Curbed Philly has the scoop on some eyebrow-raising developments at the old Metropolitan Opera House at North Broad and Poplar.
Figaro might not be getting married anytime soon. Mimi and Rodolfo might not fall in love in that cold Parisian garret.
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.
Mieczyslaw Weinberg 's 1968 opera The Passenger recently had its New York premiere as part of the annual Lincoln Center Festival.
Note that you can only reproduce articles signed "[journalist], swissinfo.ch" If you wish to use more articles per week, please feel free to contact us Zurich sidesteps the opera 'crisis'Isobel Leybold-Johnson in Zurich 25.00.2014 With the opera world facing diminishing audiences and financial woes, Zurich Opera appears to be bucking the trend.
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.
Troy Cook and Katherine Manley in Central City Opera's "The Sound of Music." Photo by Kira Horvath, provided by the Central City Opera.
New York's Metropolitan Opera said it will lock out its musicians and other unionized employees next week if a new contract agreement is not reached in an escalation of a labor dispute that threatens to derail an entire opera season.
Imagine if someone in your neighborhood ran a concert series and invited friends and neighbors to attend for free as their guests.
Single tickets for the 2014/15 season of the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera will go on sale Monday, July 28 at 10:00am.
The 30th annual Berkeley Bicycle Club Criterium will bring some 400 to 450 entrants who will race in various brackets starting at 7 a.m. of up to 60 riders at a time.
OPERA GETS its turn at the Galway International Arts Festival tonight and tomorrow at 8pm when Atalante and Resurgam combine to present Luigi Rossi's Orfeo at St Nicholas's Collegiate Church.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 07:54 am
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