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42 min ago | The Orlando Sentinel
The Maitland theater will screen "Aida," composed by Giuseppe Verdi, at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30. Tickets are $20, $17.50 for Enzian members.
42 min ago | Scotsman.com
On this day in 1963 civil rights leader Dr Martin Luther King jnr made his I have a dream speech to a rally in Washington.
1 hr ago | Monterey County Herald
BAD PANDA >> Paper Wing Theatre Co. This "sweet and hilarious celebration of nontraditional families" involves a love triangle between the last two pandas on earth and a gay crocodile.
1 hr ago | Minnesota Public Radio
It's unclear who nominated legendary soprano Maria Callas to posthumously participate in the Ice Bucket Challenge - that is, to be doused with ice water to raise money and awareness to fight the disease ALS - but she has now done so, courtesy of Warner Classics, the label issuing a deluxe remastered edition of her recordings on Sept.
6 hrs ago | Vanity Fair
The celebrity architect's lawsuit got an apology out of The New York Review of Books, but she's mistaken about having no influence on worker conditions for the buildings she designs.
12 hrs ago | Independent Weekly
When two local duos can command back-to-back nights at two of the region's largest rock clubs, it's hard not to smile with hometown pride.
But the Second Symphony is featured prominently on the orchestra's forthcoming European tour, and the Birmingham audience was given a preview of that performance in a concert that juxtaposed it with Wagner - extracts from Parsifal and Lohengrin in which the soloist was , the tenor with whom Nelsons has been working in Lohengrin at Bayreuth this ... (more)
King Henry VIII marries, again, with the help of a Pantaloons' comedy vicar. Alex Rivers, Kerry Griffiths and Christopher Smart perform.
Guest Opinion: What my adopted daughter's experience performing in "The Mikado" taught me about white guilt, musical theater and cultural appropriation.
Glyndebourne 2015 hopes to bring highbrow opera to the masses Opera festival's organisers say Donizetti's Poliuto, written in 1838, will be staged at the annual performances, which have doubled their audiences this year Opera lovers take a picnic on the lawns of Glyndebourne as they listen to the music Photo: Leigh Simpson By Hannah Furness, Arts ... (more)
'The Met: Live in HD' 2014-15 Season Premieres with Verdi's 'Macbeth' in U.S. Cinemas on Oct. 11 )--The Metropolitan Opera and Fathom Events Present 'The Met: Live in HD' 2014-15 Season Series in More Than 650 Cinemas Nationwide with 10 Live Performances... Research and Markets: South America Capacity and Capital Expenditure Outlook for LNG ... (more)
Columbia Pro Cantare qualifies as a vocal tradition in Howard County. Its 38th season promises to have an interesting mix of familiar repertory with other pieces that may not be as familiar.
Somewhere on the path to immortality, Maria Callas and Leonard Bernstein transcended boxed-set recording anthologies.
City's founding rocky but ultimately strictly business Salinas' founding sounds like a comic opera instead of a dramatic dance with destiny Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1tzCFmM The familiar story of the founding of Salinas sounds like the libretto for a Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera instead of a dramatic dance with ... (more)
Below are BWWOperaWorld.com's most popular articles from 8/17/2014 - 8/24/2014. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from the past week! Breaking: Statement by Matthew Loeb, International President, I.A.T.S.E. on Settlement at the Metropolitan Opera with Local 1: JUST IN FROM THE UNION: The musicians of the Met Orchestra and their ... (more)
Mysterium Theater is seeking triple threats of all ages, shapes, sizes, colors for our up coming production of Gilbert and Sullivan's comic light operetta the Pirates of Penzance.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 05:51 pm
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