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42 min ago | Canada.com
Buoyed by a palpable, hard-won, in-your-face confidence, Seven Tyrants' revived version of Beggar's Opera is a stunning improvement over its audacious beginnings.
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4 hrs ago | Alabama Live
"You hear this stunning music and you think, this man must have been the most confident person in the world.
8 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times
The Darlington and District branch of the Samaritans will benefit from a concert by Opera by Design, being held at Cockerton Methodist Church on Saturday , at 7.30pm.
13 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
Gerard Mortier, the Belgian opera director whose nonconformist style often grated the tradition-bound elite and who worked tirelessly to bring the art closer to the public, has died.
15 hrs ago | Korea Herald
The arrival of spring means the opening of an opera season. Kicking off this spring opera lineup are three classic operas, each with a different color and charm: comedy, tragedy and something in between.
When I was in high school, I went with my class to see Giacomo Puccini’s “La Boheme” at the Lyric Theatre.
SUU Opera presents a wildly diverse and hilarious triple-bill featuring two comic operas and some classic songs from the musical theater.
We've got a Baroque opera minifestival going this weekend, with Lyric Opera performing Mozart's La Clemenza di Tito and Haymarket Opera Company offering a double bill by Marc-Antoine Charpentier, Le Jugement de Pan and ActA©on .
"The Abduction of Seraglio," the production that led Emperor Joseph II to remark "too many notes" to its composer, seldom is performed today.
Sarasota Opera has announced it will be host to an exhibition from the Rome Opera House entitled "Homage to Giuseppe Verdi; Celebrating the Bicentennial of his Birth" today, March 8 - March 25, 2014.
Adapted by David Newham from John Gay's original opera. Directed by David Newham.
As I have previously reported, the title of the 2013-14 season of San Francisco Renaissance Voices is Kol Israel: The Voice of Judaism in Early Music , a series of programs curated by Rabbi Reuben Zellman, currently completing a Master of Music degree at San Francisco State University in the area of early music and the Jewish choral repertoire.
Noam Murro had one question when he was asked to direct the follow-up to 2007's bloody swords-and-sandals action film "300": How do you make a sequel to a movie in which everyone died? Zack Snyder's "300" concluded with [spoiler alert!] Sparta's King Leonidas and his few, proud soldiers being gloriously slain while making a heroic stand against the ... (more)
As one half of eighties icons Tears For Fears, Roland Orzabal is best known for his songwriting, having penned such classic hits as Everybody Wants To Rule The World, Shout, Sowing The Seeds Of Love and the haunting Christmas number one, Mad World.
Scott Benson admits that he's a Gilbert & Sullivan nerd - although aficionado would be the kinder term.
Come to the Detroit Opera House on Sunday, March 16, 2014, 2:30pm to watch the Michigan Opera Theatre Children's Chorus perform BRUNDIBAR! .