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1 hr ago | The Kansas City Star
When I was in high school, I went with my class to see Giacomo Puccini’s “La Boheme” at the Lyric Theatre.
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5 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune
Riddles are at the heart of Giacomo Puccini's "Turandot," but for years conventional wisdom has held that the opera's biggest riddle is one the composer never could solve: How to write a happy ending for a couple who have behaved in unsympathetic ways.
9 hrs ago | The Northern Scot
SCOTTISH Opera is celebrating 20 years of Opera Highlights with an 18-date tour of Scotland, including Highland dates in Skye, Gairloch, Carrbridge and the Black Isle, Opera Highlights features music from some of the world's most popular operas, as well as lesser known gems, brought to life by four talented young singers and a pianist, packed into ... (more)
13 hrs ago | Alabama Live
Mobile Opera has scheduled a full menu of tasteful, tuneful events leading up to its spring opera, Giacomo Puccini's tragic and exquisite "Madama Butterfly" on Friday, March 28 and Sunday, March 30 at the Mobile Civic Center Theater.
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.
How seriously can we take Donizetti's La Fille du rA©giment ? According to one of its first critics, the composer Hector Berlioz, not particularly.
From "O Sole Mio" to the aria of Tonio from Donizetti's "La Fille Du Regiment" , the Italian tenor's renditions of operatic pieces became the standard by which opera was measured.
Hops & Opera will be held Saturday, March 15, 7 p.m. at Summitt Pianos. It will feature the Seven Tenors, Brendel, Canter, Frost, Hassevoort, Mays, Rollins and Wileman.
Adaez Kelley is Mimi and Adam Michaels is Roger in "Rent," playing March 12-April 6 at the Paramount Theatre in downtown Aurora.
Riccardo Muti, music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra , and an internationally celebrated conductor, can now add three more awards to the dozens he has received over the course of his career.
The Octagon has seven nominations in the Manchester Theatre Awards, which are being held this afternoon at the Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester.
Opera della Luna's vibrant, Versace-inspired The Mikado comes to Aberystwyth Arts Centre March 25 to 26, with a cast of seven great singers from the worlds of opera and West-End musical theatre.
The American premiere of Franz Schreker's 1918 opera "Die Gezeichneten" at the Los Angeles Opera in 2010 was a landmark event, a long-overdue outing for a work of radiant musical inventiveness and dramatic fervor.
The stage was strewn with daffodils and a cake was wheeled out as Dame Kiri te Kanawa celebrated her 70th birthday on Thursday singing on stage at Covent Garden where the New Zealand-born soprano first made an international splash more than 40 years ago.
Soprano Danielle Walker as Helene, tenor Heath Huberg as Gaston, and bass Young Bok Kim as Roger in Verdi's Jerusalem.
Australia's The Ten Tenors perform "Broadway's Greatest Hits" during its 2014 North American tour.
Scott Benson admits that he's a Gilbert & Sullivan nerd - although aficionado would be the kinder term.