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7 hrs ago | The Day

"United by the Great Figures"

A SCENE FROM OPERA LE CORSAIRE. THE 115TH SEASON WILL BE DEVOTED TO SHEVCHENKO AND SHAKESPEARE / Photo by Yevhen KRAVS The season started on August 29 with opera Masquerade by Giuseppe Verdi, head of the information department of Lviv Krushelnytska National Opera and Ballet Theater Nadia Trush told The Day.

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Related Topix: Giuseppe Verdi, Opera, Theater, Arts, World News, Ukraine, Symphony

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

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Related Topix: Startups, McAfee, Opera

Sun Aug 24, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Hottest Articles on BWWOperaWorld.com from 8/17/2014 - 8/24/2014

Below are BWWOperaWorld.com's most popular articles from 8/17/2014 - 8/24/2014. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from the past week! Breaking: Statement by Matthew Loeb, International President, I.A.T.S.E. on Settlement at the Metropolitan Opera with Local 1: JUST IN FROM THE UNION: The musicians of the Met Orchestra and their ... (more)

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Related Topix: Giuseppe Verdi, Opera

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Berkeley Daily Planet

Merola Opera Program's Grand Finale

The 57th season of the Merola Opera Program's eleven week intensive training session culminated Saturday evening, August 16, with the Grand Finale Concert.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Metal, Hamlet

Thu Aug 21, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: dell'Arte Opera Ensemble's MACBETH is Atmospheric and Intimate

As an art form, it seems that opera is having a hard time finding its footing with the current generation of young professionals.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Giuseppe Verdi, Guiseppe Verdi

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Glittering Eye

Licia Albanese, 1909-2014

Felicia Albanese was born in Bari, in southern Italy, on July 23, 1909. She began singing as a girl, becoming a pupil of Giuseppina Baldassarre-Tedeschi, a noted Butterfly in her day.

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Related Topix: Albany, NY, Opera, Arts

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Hispanic Business

Verdi opera at Royal Opera House Muscat on look out for Macbeth's soldiers, young artiste

Based on Shakespeare's play, Macbeth is the story of a Scottish knight whose aspirations of becoming a king lead to his bloody downfall.

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Related Topix: Opera

Newsday

Opera star Albanese dies aged 105

Famous for her interpretations of the title roles in Puccini's Madame Butterfly, and Verdi's Tosca, Albanese was revered worldwide.

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Related Topix: Albany, NY, Arts, Opera, Classical, Luciano Pavarotti

Sun Aug 17, 2014

SF Classical Voice

Merola Finale: Just the Beginning

Year after year since 1957, the San Francisco Merola Opera Program closes its 10-week intense training of talented young artists with fireworks of excellence and promise.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera

Sat Aug 16, 2014

GPB.org

Centenarian Soprano Licia Albanese Dies

Italian-American lyric soprano Licia Albanese, known for her deeply felt character portrayals, died Friday at her home in New York, her son, Joseph Gemma, told The New York Times .

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Related Topix: Albany, NY, Media, Publishing, New Times, Arts, Opera

Thu Aug 14, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Atlanta Opera Chorus to Present Program Representing 300 Years of Repertoire, 9/12-16

In celebration of his 25th anniversary year with The Atlanta Opera , Chorus Master Walter Huff will lead the Atlanta Opera Chorus in a program of masterpieces representing 300 years of operatic choral repertoire.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Puccini, Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Emory University

Los Angeles Times

L.A. Opera adds 'Traviata' performance with Placido Domingo

Placido Domingo, right, and James Conlon are shown at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in 2012.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Placido Domingo, Entertainment

Wed Aug 13, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Ailyn Pérez Returns Home to Chicago for Don Giovanni at Ravinia, Now thru 8/16

Ailyn Prez, born and bred in Chicago, returns to her hometown's famous Ravinia Festival for two performances as Zerlina in Mozart's Don Giovanni - a role that the Dallas Morning News has said shows her to be "a singer of considerable nuance."

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Classical

Dendy Cinemas

The Met Opera 2014 - 2015 season

The Metropolitan Opera's award-winning series of operas in HD continues for an eighth season and features ten operas captured live in high definition which will screen at Dendy Cinemas.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Rossini, James Levine

Tue Aug 12, 2014

SavannahNow

On Food: Exploring great dishes inspired by great singers

For the last two weeks, the steamy Lowcountry air has seemed a little less heavy as it has been buoyed up by the glorious sounds of the second annual Savannah VOICE Festival.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Puccini, Rossini

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

'Are you from Mars? What is this?'

Lyndon Terracini was on a flight to Perth when the story of Tamar Iveri, the Georgian soprano whose homophobic Facebook message put Opera Australia in a PR spin in June, blew up on the internet.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Startups, Facebook

Sun Aug 10, 2014

O-R Online

Canonsburg native joins prestigious opera program

She was once the evil witch in Engelbert Humperdinck's version of “Hansel and Gretel.” She has played a modern version of Eurydice, a nymph in Greek mythology.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Canonsburg, PA, Giuseppe Verdi, Washington, PA

Sat Aug 09, 2014

The China Post

Star-studded Saturday at Salzburg Festival

The struggling Salzburg Festival was set Saturday for its cultural and commercial highlight of the year with an eagerly awaited new production of Verdi's opera "Il Trovatore," 2014's hot ticket.

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Related Topix: Opera, Arts, Placido Domingo

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Moved by the intensity

New Zealand bass-baritone Paul Whelan is strolling in New York's Central Park as we talk, across land, water and time-zones.

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Related Topix: Classical, Bach, Stravinsky, Arts, Opera, Symphony, Wagner

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Examiner.com

Three fifths of Margot vocal quintet conquers Grace & Holy Trinity Cathedral

Not that there was a war, but after mezzo, Liz Cass, Baritone Phillip D. Hall and pianist/song leader Cynthia Wilson finished their program Sunday at the Episcopal Cathedral in Kansas City, everyone in the room had become friends.

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Related Topix: Europe, United Kingdom, World News, Giuseppe Verdi, Opera

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