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Sunday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

A 'Cinderella' fashion show; art show from former 'Project Runway' designer; Greyhound bus exhibit

Every woman feels like royalty when wearing the right glad rags. New York designer Csar Galindo shows how he can turn a plain girl into a princess at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N Broadway.


Related Topix: Opera, Milwaukee, WI, Entertainment

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Opera Review - Albert Herring' is a great catch at the Strand

Virtue is not its own reward - at least, not in Benjamin Britten's "Albert Herring," where the title character receives 25 pounds for leading a chaste life.


Related Topix: Britten, Classical, Benjamin Britten, Opera

Fri Jul 25, 2014


The Metropolitan Opera's 2014-2015 Live in HD Season

Unfortunately, the Met's exciting new production of contemporary composer John Adams' "The Death of Klinghoffer," originally scheduled to air worldwide on November 15, 2014, was cancelled.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, John Adams, Classical, Anna Netrebko, Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Music!, Thriller, History Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Macbeth, Verdi

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Opera News

ROSSINI: Maometto Secondo

S. Davies, Hulcup; Nilon, Jeffery, Diffey, Dowling; Garsington Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Parry.


Related Topix: Opera, Arts

Opera News

Lawrence Brownlee: "Virtuoso Rossini Arias"

When it comes to bel canto singing, audiences are enjoying a feeding frenzy, especially in New York City, where in one month it was possible to see two Bellini operas , as well as Rossini's Cenerentola , with three superb tenors - superstar Juan Diego FlA3rez; Javier Camarena, the city's new hero; and American Lawrence Brownlee.


Related Topix: Opera, Bellini, Symphony, Arts

Jerusalem Post

Figaro here, Figaro there

The Haifa Symphony closes its season with a semi-staged production of Rossini's The Barber of Seville on Sunday and Monday.


Related Topix: Opera, Symphony, Arts, Israel, World News, Middle East, Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel

Tue Jul 22, 2014

SF Classical Voice

Music News: July 22, 2014

"This just in" - The Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts at UC Davis is receiving a $400,000 award from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support innovative performances in classical music, residencies by major American orchestras and festivals connected to academic programs.


Related Topix: UC Davis, Classical, Arts, Opera

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Music and Vision Daily

Ensemble. Fatally Compromised

Verdi may have created one of the really great Shakespeare operas in Otello , but Rossini got there first.


Related Topix: Verdi, Opera

Fri Jul 18, 2014


2014 Schwabacher Summer Concert dazzles with ten vocalists in seven scenes

Last night Everett Auditorium was the venue for the first performance of the annual Schwabacher Summer Concert .


Related Topix: Arts, Opera

Thu Jul 17, 2014


Il Viaggio a Riems Set for Baxter, 26-30 August

Flirtation, obsession and panic makes waiting in transit not to be missed entertainment! Cape Town Opera and the UCT Opera School are proud to present the restaging of Rossini's critically acclaimed zany comic opera IL VIAGGIO A REIMS from 26 to 30 August for five performances only.


Related Topix: Opera

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Forfar Today

Andrew ably demonstrates musical skill

Due to health reasons, the 'Father of TSO', Ron Walker, was unable to take the rostrum for 'A Summer Concert' by Tayside Symphony Orchestra.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Opera

Fri Jul 11, 2014

City Journal

Cinderella Man

Javier Camarena's explosive effect on the New York opera stage this last season was a reminder of how infinite are the varieties of musical greatness.


Related Topix: Opera, Classical, Gioachino Rossini, Luciano Pavarotti, Bellini

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Benalla Ensign

Mia Mia opera on again

Singers from The Opera Studio Melbourne and Gertrude Opera will present a program of arias and assembles from Mozart, Verdi, Massenet, Rossini and Kalman at this year's Mia Mia twilight opera.


Related Topix: Opera, Massenet

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Des Moines Register

Once again, the DMMO hits a high note

The Des Moines Metro Opera has made a liar out of me. I know in the past, after attending one of the many operas, I had written in one of my columns that, "It just doesn't get any better than this!" Well, I was wrong! It just gets better and better! DMMO artistic director Michael Egel has once again created a wonderful 42nd festival season with ... (more)


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Dead Man Walking, Science Fiction Movies, Prison

Tue Jul 08, 2014


Lincoln Center's Mostly Mozart Festival 2014 Week Three to...

The third week of this summer's Mostly Mozart Festival , New York's acclaimed annual summer celebration of classical music, kicks off with a pair of all-Beethoven concerts by the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra leading one of the great works in the classical repertoire, Beethoven's Symphony No.


Related Topix: Classical, Mozart, Beethoven, Mozart Festival Orchestra, Symphony, Arts, Opera

Financial Times

Guillaume Tell, Bavarian State Opera, Munich

As in a good Harrison Ford movie, the protagonists get grubbier and bloodier as the evening progresses.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Oregonian

Oregon Bach Festival 2014 concludes with Verdi 'operatic' Requiem

Last October's 200th anniversary of Verdi's birth unleashed a flurry of performances of the Verdi Requiem that hasn't subsided.


Related Topix: Verdi, Opera, Oregon, Arts

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Lights go out, show goes on at excellent Opera Fairbanks production

The orchestra, conducted by Greg Buchalter, was spot on from the first notes of the overture to the end.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera

Thu Jul 03, 2014


Review: Central City Opera opens 2014 summer season with The Marriage of Figaro

Central City Opera continues its story of Figaro, the world's most famous barber, in this season's offering of The Marriage of Figaro , an opera buffa written in Italian by Lorenzo Da Ponte and scored by Wolfgang Mozart .


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Mozart, Downton Abbey, Entertainment, Television

The News Tribune

Mexican tenor Javier Camarena marks 10-year career

On the heels of his rare encore at New York's Metropolitan Opera in late April, Camarena is marking the 10th anniversary of his international career this week by giving his first professional performance in his hometown.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, World News, Mexico, Symphony