Opera Birmingham: Carols, hymns, arias and other favorites to be sung by the company's stars
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Whether or not you're an opera fan, Opera Birmingham 's annual "Home for the Holidays" show is just about guaranteed to drive away the humbugs.
PUCCINI: La Rondine
Like Maria Callas, Teresa Stratas occupies that rarefied position in the opera world where everything she sang is deemed worthy of preservation.
The Jersey Journal
Noted soprano to conclude Mid-Day Musicales series for Advent in Westfield
The First Congregational Church of Westfield, 125 Elmer St., concludes its Mid-Day Musicales series for Advent with a concert by soprano Maureen Francis and pianist Barbara Thomson on Wednesday, Dec. 18. These half-hour noon concerts are held in the church sanctuary with a suggested donation of $5.
The Times of Trenton
Westminster Opera Theater presents double-bill of Mozart and Puccini
William Hobbs conducts the Westminster Festival Orchestra and singers of Westminster Choir College in this weekend's Westminster Opera Theater productions of Mozart's "The Impressario" and Puccini's "Gianni Schicchi."
The Washington Post
Teatro alla Scala Academy Orchestra concert is competent
This proposition was put to the test at the Teatro alla Scala Academy Orchestra's concert Wednesday night at Strathmore.
`Rent' differences stay civil
In 1896, a four-act opera by Giacomo Puccini debuted in Turin, Italy. "La Boheme" portrayed young bohemians living in the Latin Quarter of Paris in the 1840s, ravaged by tuberculosis and poverty and the social issues of the day.
Thistle Flower by Vorozhbyt 6 - The Tempest by Shakespeare 7 - On Sunday Morning She Gathered Herbs by Kobylianska 8 - The Marriage of Figaro by Beaumarchais 10 - Urus Shaitan by Afanasiev 4 - Premiere.
BWW Interviews: Director Robert Chevara of Die Fledermaus at The King's Head Theatre
Robert Chevara, Associate Director of The King's Head Theatre , spoke to BWW's Gary Naylor prior to opening of a new version of Die Fledermaus , which will run at the venue until 18 January.
In Series' Puccini, zarzuela double bill a double holiday delight
WASHINGTON, November 29, 2013 The In Series opened its latest "pocket opera" double-bill last weekend at the GALA Theatre featuring a unique and intriguing musical bill of fare.
Good morning, it's Friday, Nov. 29, the 333rd day of 2013. There are 32 days left in the year.
The Daily Republic
Today in History for Nov. 29, 2013
On Nov. 29, 1961, Enos the chimp was launched from Cape Canaveral aboard the Mercury-Atlas 5 spacecraft, which orbited earth twice before returning.
This Week Community News
Butterfly' harnesses city's operatic talent
Opera Columbus will perform Madama Butterfly Friday and Sunday, Nov. 22 and 24, at the Southern Theatre.
Opera stars of three countries appears on Baku stage
By AzerNews Famous artists will perform in "La Boheme" by Giacomo Puccini, which will be presented at the Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater on November 23. The theater management has invited leading soloist of the National Opera of Ukraine, Honored Artist of Ukraine, laureate of international competitions Olga Nagornaya and leading ... (more)