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A Masked Ball comes to the Donbass Opera

Joint cultural projects involving international partners have become a good tradition at the Donbass Opera.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Theater, Richard Wagner, Travel, Ukraine Travel, Europe Travel, Giuseppe Verdi

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Nashville Scene

A rare opportunity to see Clifton Forbis, the Michael Jordan of...

To close their 2013-14 season, Nashville Opera offers what artistic director John Hoomes says is "one of the most intense operas ever written."

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Giuseppe Verdi, Rossini

Tue Apr 08, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

MACBETH Opera Run 23-16 April at Artscape

In this radical take on Verdi's MACBETH, conceptualised, designed and directed by Brett Bailey, Shakespeare's story of ambition, treachery and witchcraft is set in the Great Lakes region of Central Africa, amongst the wars and ruthless exploitation that tear this invisible corner of the world apart.

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Related Topix: Opera

The Day

Leisure Bulletin

Bohdan and Varvara Khanenko Art Museum. April 8-May 25. GOYA. THE DISASTERS OF WAR.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Mussorgsky, Classical

Mon Apr 07, 2014

IndieLondon

Macbeth after Verdi - Barbican Theatre

In the theatre, the UK-premiere and Barbican co-commission of Macbeth is a radical reworking of Verdi's opera set in an exploited post-colonial African landscape.

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Related Topix: Devon County, England, United Kingdom, Opera, Arts

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Walnut Creek's Festival Opera appeals to community to help avert closure

Armed with two innovative new works, but faced with a cash crunch, the beauty of an art form harkening back to 16th-century Europe is threatened by the increasingly tenuous nature of running a nonprofit in the year 2014.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera

Wed Apr 02, 2014

MLive.com

Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra's 'Otello' to opera stars from here and around the world

David Gordon, a tenor from New York City, was on his cell phone discussing the complex machinations within "Otello."

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Related Topix: Kalamazoo, MI, Arts, Opera, Symphony, Entertainment

Patch.com

Ridgewood Singer Debuts in La Traviata at Bergen PAC

The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera presents its spring production, La Traviata, this Sunday at the Bergen Performing Arts Center .

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Springfield, NJ, Ridgewood, NJ, New Jersey

South County Spotlight

'Lend Me a Tenor' brings nonstop energy, mistaken identity to stage

A classic farce set in Cleveland, Ohio, will close the New Century Players' season, when "Lend Me a Tenor" opens on April 11 in Rex Putnam High School's Blackbox Theatre.

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Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, Arts, Opera

Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Age

Victorian Opera 2014

Lisa Gasteen, ''for a decade the greatest Isolde in the world'', showed a delighted Melbourne audience on Saturday that she has lost little of her art, at least in cameos.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Courthouse News Service

Spam Gripes Against Yahoo Junked by Judge

Yahoo is not liable for spam received by people with recycled phone numbers, such as one Pennsylvanian inundated with 4,700 unwanted messages, a federal judge ruled.

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Related Topix: Email Spam, Cellphones, Opera

Sun Mar 30, 2014

South China Morning Post

China invests in hi-definition opera movies

China's National Centre for the Performing Arts is embracing opera and the digital revolution in a big way, write Xu Donghuan and Sam Olluver The National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing is an institution in a hurry.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Giuseppe Verdi, Babylon, NY, North Babylon, NY

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Retiring Professor Takes Part in UMaine Faculty Voice Recital

A University of Maine Faculty Voice Recital featuring retiring music professor Ludlow Hallman and three colleagues will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 4, in Minksy Recital Hall on campus.

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Related Topix: University of Maine, Opera, Arts, Giuseppe Verdi, Orono, ME

Thu Mar 27, 2014

MLive.com

Incoming KSO leader describes himself as hard working, sociable and...

During his short stay in Kalamazoo in January, Peter Gistelinck learned it was an "arts-minded city" and called it a "hidden gem."

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Related Topix: Kalamazoo, MI, Symphony, Arts, Giuseppe Verdi, Opera, Classical, Entertainment

Naples Daily News

ArtsNaples fest goes Italian with food, concerts, culture

The Aizuri String Quartet, a young female virtuoso string ensemble of players from both Curtis and the Juilliard School in New York City, will perform "Musica de Camera elegante " on May 8. Chef Vincenzo Betulia plates a dish at his new restaurant, Osteria Tulia.

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Related Topix: The String Quartet, Classical, Naples, FL, Arts, Opera, Quartetto Gelato, Symphony

The Day

Solomia Krushelnytska's heiress

LIUDMYLA MONASTYRSKA: "LADY MACBETH IS NOT A MONSTER, NOR GLARING EVIL IN ITS PURE VERSION.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Theater

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Sunherald.com

Gulf Coast Symphony to present world premiere in Biloxi

American composer James Beckel's Trombone Concerto will have its world premiere when the Gulf Coast Symphony Orchestra presents "Something Old, Something New" at 8 p.m. April 5 at the Saenger Theatre in Biloxi.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Opera, Giuseppe Verdi

Mon Mar 24, 2014

The Free Dictionary

Arturo Toscanini

He was one of the most acclaimed musicians of the late 19th and 20th century, renowned for his intensity, his perfectionism, his ear for orchestral detail and sonority, and his photographic memory.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, New York, Symphony, Italy, World News,

BroadwayWorld.com

Sarasota Opera to Launch New Opera Broadcast and Film Series

Sarasota Opera is pleased to announce the launch of its new opera broadcast and film series.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Giuseppe Verdi

Sun Mar 23, 2014

Sunday Herald

Aye, fair is foul and foul is fair as the lady is given the blame

BLOOD ON THEIR HANDS: David Stephenson as Macbeth and Elisabeth Meister as Lady Macbeth as she stands by her man.

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Related Topix: Opera

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