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Romantic idea of suicide explored in presentation about Goethe novel
The topic of suicide is a serious issue facing society today, but of course it is not just a contemporary issue.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Two of opera's greatest artists-Jonas Kaufmann and Elina Garanca-appear together for the first time at the Met in Massenet's sublime adaptation of Goethe's revolutionary and tragic romance.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Of Local Interest: March 9
Anna Marie Pavlik will be the speaker at the 12:30 p.m. Monday meeting of the Woman's Club of Frankfort in the Woman's Club Building, 200 Washington St. The public is invited.
The Northern Scot
The cast of this year's Opera Highlights tour.
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)
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Hops And Opera Is March 15
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.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
RBFS and CHEF present 'Werther' Live in HD March 15
The Rehoboth Beach Film Society and the Cape Henlopen Educational Foundation will present the Metropolitan Opera's Live in HD broadcast of Massenet's sublime opera "Werther" at 12:55 p.m., Saturday, March 15, at the Cape Henlopen High School theater in Lewes.
Poetic romance, live from the Met
The 2013-2014 Metropolitan Opera's Live in HD season of broadcasts from Lincoln Center to the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., continues Saturday, March 15, at 1 p.m. with Massenet's "Werther."
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Masseneta s tragic romance
Screening at Mwldan on March 18, 7pm, tenor Jonas Kaufmann will star in the title role of the tortured poet in the Met's new production of Massenet's Werther.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Hottest Articles on BWWOperaWorld.com from 2/23/2014 - 3/2/2014
Below are BWWOperaWorld.com's most popular articles from 2/23/2014 - 3/2/2014. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from the past week! What does an opera singer do on his night off from singing the title role in Massenet's WERTHER in a new production at the Metropolitan? If he's the charismatic wunder-tenor Jonas Kaufmann , he ... (more)
Hottest Articles on BWWClassical MusicWorld.com from 2/23/2014 - 3/2/2014
Below are BWWClassical MusicWorld.com's most popular articles from 2/23/2014 - 3/2/2014.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
ABC of Lahore Literary Festival
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/sunday-plus/02-Mar-2014/abc-of-lahore-literary-festival For news details Read on : ABC of Lahore Literary Festival Legend has it that Lahore was named after Lahu the son of Hindu god Rama and Kasur was named after his other son Kasu.
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Opera Preview: Werther
Jules Massenet's opera "Werther" comes to the Grand in Ellsworth on Saturday, March 15, by live simulcast from the Metropolitan Opera in New York.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Segerstrom Center to Present LA Opera in Concert Version of Jules Massenet's THAIS, 5/27
Segerstrom Center for the Arts will present LA Opera Off Grand with a special concert performance of Jules Massenet 's lyric masterpiece Thas on Tuesday, May 27 at 7:30 p.m. in the Rene and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Massenet's WERTHER Broadcast Live in HD at Ridgefield Playhouse, 3/15-16
Two of opera's greatest artists, Jonas Kaufmann and Sophie Koch, will appear together in Massenet's sublime adaptation of Goethe's revolutionary and tragic romance, Werther, which will be shown Live in HD from the Met on Saturday, March 15, at 12:55 p.m., and on Sunday, March 16, at 12 p.m. A unique behind-the-scenes tour of the grand opera house ... (more)
Met Opera Live's WERTHER Broadcast at Town Hall Theater, 3/15
The Metropolitan Opera has had a string of hit new productions lately, including a riotous Falstaff and a monumental Prince Igor.
Spotlight: Diversion listings
The music hall: 28 Chestnut St., Portsmouth. The loft: 131 Congress St., Portsmouth.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Met Opera: A Fresh Look at Doomed Love in Massenet's "Werther"
The love that burns with the brightest flame is often a love that is fated to fail, and the passion Massenet kindled in his opera Werther is about as doomed as any love can be, as Richard Eyre's dramatic new production at the Metropolitan Opera makes abundantly clear from the opening notes.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
BWW Reviews: Follow the Lieder, Part Two - Jonas Kaufmann Conquers Carnegie
What does an opera singer do on his night off from singing the title role in Massenet's WERTHER in a new production at the Metropolitan? If he's the charismatic wunder -tenor Jonas Kaufmann, he heads over to Carnegie Hall to conquer another world, with his recital debut in an evening of German art songs, or lieder .
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Fort Collins Coloradoan
Today's Ticket: Arias @ Avo's
It could be the jobs, the quality of life or a mixture of both, but areas in Colorado's north Front... The Cendrillon Singers from the Ralph Opera Center at Colorado State University will perform at this month's Arias@Avo's program at 4 p.m. Sunday at Avogadro's Number, 605 S. Mason St. The performers will be part of CSU Opera Theatre's upcoming ... (more)
Fri Feb 21, 2014