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The Billings Outpost
Nagel looking forward to life after Rimrock Opera
"Oh my God! I've done the opera for 14 seasons!" said Doug Nagel, commenting on his decision to leave the Rimrock Opera.
Thu May 23, 2013
Soulpeppera s Barber gets the laughs and also draws a little revolutionary blood
THE BARBER OF SEVILLE by Michael O'Brien and John Millard, adapted from Beaumarchais and Rossini .
Wed May 22, 2013
La donna del lago, Royal Opera House, London
In Sir Walter Scott's The Lady of the Lake , the heroine is introduced as "a monument of Grecian arta <.a <.a <.a < the guardian Naiad of the strand" - an un-clichA©d portrait of Scottish beauty.
Tue May 21, 2013
The Myths of Scottish Culture Explored Through Italian Opera
In the early 19th century, Sir Walter Scott promoted Scotland to the world, in what has arguably led to an enduring myth of what it means for the Scots to be culturally distinct from England.
Mon May 20, 2013
BWW Reviews: Soulpepper Stages Hilarious Barber of Seville
The Barber of Seville , the fourth show of Soulpepper's 2013 season, opened this past Thursday at the Young Centre for the Performing Arts.
La Donna del Lago, Royal Opera House - review
Ecstatic ... Joyce DiDonato as Elena in the Royal Opera House's La Donna del Lago.
String Symposium and More Set for University of Cincinnati's CCM 2013 Summer Programs
The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music has announced an exciting lineup of summer programs for 2013.
Sun May 19, 2013
This Week in Theatre: Kamp (Camp), El Camino, The Barber of Seville, The Bone House
This week in theatre rounds up the most noteworthy live theatre playing right now in Toronto.
Lathrup Village Eccentric
Opera on Wheels brings music to Detroit schools
Thousands of students in Detroit schools are tapping their toes to Mozart this year, thanks to Mary Callaghan Lynch and her Opera on Wheels outreach program.
Music Director James Levine Leads The MET Orchestra at Carnegie Hall Today
The MET Orchestra concludes its 2012-2013 season at Carnegie Hall with the much anticipated return of Music Director James Levine leading the orchestra today, May 19 at 3:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage.
Sat May 18, 2013
Sarasota Opera announces new season
The coming months will bring the 200th birthday of Giuseppe Verdi and Richard Wagner and the 100th birthday of Benjamin Britten.
Vocal acrobatics of "La Donna del Lago" an "Olympic" challenge
Even with one of the world's most athletic opera singers at her side and plenty of practice, American mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato reckons the latest London production of Gioachino Rossini's "La Donna Del Lago" is the challenge of a lifetime.
Thu May 16, 2013
Globe and Mail
A few laughs too many for this Barber
The Barber of Seville , a postmodern cross between the 1775 Beaumarchais play and the 1816 Rossini opera, is an entertainingly ludicrous affair first staged by Theatre Columbus to acclaim in Toronto in 1996.
Wed May 15, 2013
VIDEO: Opera singer who 'broke a leg' on stage
The Mezzo-soprano was performing in the company's production of Rossini's Barbiere di Siviglia when she injured herself and had to complete her remaining shows in a wheelchair.
Mon May 13, 2013
Gerald Carpenter: Chamber Orchestra Concludes Season in Sweetness and Light
The Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra will conclude its 2012-13 season with a concert it calls, somewhat inaccurately, "Sweet 1700s" at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Lobero Theatre .
Santa Barbara Independent
The Barber of Seville Reviewed
Opera Theatre once again showed that quality full-length opera is within collegiate reach, as long as you have the right talent, guidance and resources.
How to Introduce Your Child to the Symphony Orchestra
When I was a kid, my introduction to classical music was via Bugs Bunny cartoons.
Sun May 12, 2013
Glendale Library, Alex Theatre Renovations Proceed
Glendale Library, Alex Theatre Renovations Proceed http://asbarez.com/109980/glendale-library-alex-theatre-renovations-proceed/ Friday, May 10th, 2013 BY ELISE KALFAYAN >From Opera Talks on Rossini to Mark Geragos on the Criminal Law System The Library Arts and Culture Department, the Friends of the Glendale Public Library and the Associates of ... (more)
Sat May 11, 2013
Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/11/2013
Below is BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar updated on 5/11/2013. For the complete calendar of upcoming events, concerts, openings, closings and more, visit BroadwayWorld.com's Event Calendar .
Fri May 10, 2013
Gerald Carpenter: UCSB Opera Theatre Presents 'The Barber of Seville'
Directed by Benjamin Brecher with musical direction by Christopher Rountree, lighting by Paul Sahuc and costumes by Skip Stecker, the opera stars Helena von Rueden , Mary Rose Go , Bryan Lane , Keith Colclough and Mark Covey .