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  1. Minnesota Opera review: 'The Elixir of Love' is a merry mixtureRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Andrew Wilkowske as Dr. Dulcamara and Nicole Cabell as Adina in the Minnesota Opera production of "The Elixir of Love." "Giocoso."

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  2. Carl Maria von Weber's German Romantic opera Der Freischutz (The Marksman) returns to MelbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Age

    Sally Wilson as Agathe and Jason Wasley as Max in a new Melbourne Opera production of "Der Freischutz" . Photo: Emma Morgan Der Freischutz , a gothic horror opera long dismissed outside Germany as ludicrous, has ridden changing entertainment fashion to make a rare reappearance in Melbourne.

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  3. 'La Boheme' a rousing comeback for San Diego OperaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Taking the stage before "La Bohme" to cheers at the Civic Theatre downtown, opera board President Carol Lazier praised the staff, donors and audiences for rallying behind the company even after it abruptly announced last year that it was shutting down.

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  4. Things to Do: Dec. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Elm Grove

    ... Fire: 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24. One of the most beloved tales of all time comes to life before your eyes - Florentine Opera's "Goldie B. Locks & the Three Singing Bears." The Florentine Opera presents a very special operatic performance based on ...

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  5. Daily Edhat - 01/25/15Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Edhat

    ... Armenian, Greek, Sephardic and Oriental Jewish, Kurdish, Assyrian cultures. (Tuesday, January 27, 2015) Joel Feigin's Opera TWELFTH NIGHT - The UC Santa Barbara Department of Music presents Joel Feigin's Twelfth Night , an opera based on ...

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  6. NY Public Library for the Performing Arts Curator Doug Reside on Opening NumbersRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    BroadwayWorld.com continues our exclusive content series, in collaboration with The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, which delves into the library's unparalleled archives, and resources. Below, check out a piece by Doug Reside on opening numbers: The first few moments of a musical can be crucial to the show's success.

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  7. Australia Day Honours: Awards recognise wide-ranging list of recipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Age

    ... seriously, asked politicians from four states, including NSW. Nearly four decades after the first honorees, among them opera singer Joan Sutherland and novelist Patrick White, were named the country's most highly regarded awards are wider-reaching ...

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  8. Opera conductor broke the gender barrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | San Diego Source

    I wrote a story for the San Diego Opera program in 1999 about Karen Keltner, the resident conductor, who stood at 5 feet 3 inches. It was appropriate to title the profile "Big Step to the Podium."

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  9. Photo Flash: First Look at Tatiana Serjan, Brian Jagde, Evgeny...Read the original story

    Jan 1, 2000 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On Monday, January 10th, Sondra Radvanovsky made her Metropolitan Opera role debut as the passionate title character of Puccini's Tosca on January 10. Radvanovsky is known for excelling in some of the most difficult roles in the soprano repertoire-including Elvira in Ernani , Elena in I Vespri Siciliani , Donna Anna in Don Giovanni , and her acclaimed interpretation of Leonora in Il Trovatore , which she will reprise for a Live in HD transmission later this season. Floria Tosca is the first major Puccini heroine she has sung at the Met.

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  10. Opera Pro Cantanti 2015 Season Opening ConcertRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Xtra!

    Vancouver's repertory opera company, Opera Pro Cantanti, is starting off its 2015 season with a joyous concert of operatic arias, duets and ensembles featuring works by Beethoven, Bellini, Gounod, Offenbach, Puccini, Verdi and more,.

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  11. Pacino leaves memorable impression at Academy bashRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... in the East Village - and the actor had them eating out of his hand, musician or no. True, the Academy, built as an opera house, is closely associated with artists of the musical subspecies such as Rachmaninoff, Stokowski, and Maria Callas. But ...

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  12. Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/24/2015Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Lyric Opera of Chicago presents the fiery melodrama Tosca by Giacomo Puccini conducted by Dmitri Jurowski in a new production by John Caird . It opens on Saturday, January 24 with 10 performances through Saturday, March 14. Performance dates are Jan. 24, 27, Feb. 2, 27, Mar. 3, 14 at 7:30pm; and Jan. 30, Feb. 5, Mar. 8, 11 at 2pm.

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  13. Highlights from La Traviata at Trinity Lutheran ChurchRead the original story

    Saturday | Bay Ridge Journal

    At 7 PM on Saturday, February 7, Trinity Lutheran Church , at 9020 3rd Avenue in Bay Ridge, will host the La Forza dell'Opera Company performing highlights from the Giuseppe Verdi opera La Traviata. Admission is $20 at the door.

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  14. Puccini Cuts Back for Thorndon Mile TriumphRead the original story

    Saturday | Blood Horse

    ... mithies, who race the son of Encosta de Lago under their Monovale Holdings banner. His dam is the stakes-winning Paris Opera mare Our Miss Opera.

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  15. Erie-area arts events starting Jan. 25 and laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Erie Times News

    ... Arts, 217 Meadville St., Edinboro. Additional performances are scheduled for Feb. 5-8. See the New York Metropolitan Opera's performance of "Les Contes d'Hoffmann," by Jacques Offenbach, live, on-screen, Saturday, at 12:55 p.m., in the Mary D'Angelo ...

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  16. Toronto Symphony Orchestra announces a thrilling 2014/15 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | Xtra!

    George Benjamin's opera Written on Skin , to be performed in concert on Friday, March 7, 2015, as part of the New Creations Festival, is among the highlights of the just announced Toronto Symphony Orchestra's 2014/15 season. It is rare that an opera by a living composer garners such unanimous critical and audience accolades as Benjamin's piece received in France and Britain last year, and thanks to this nimbly programmed TSO festival of new music, Toronto will be able to see it next winter.

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  17. Daily Edhat - 01/24/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Edhat

    ... Armenian, Greek, Sephardic and Oriental Jewish, Kurdish, Assyrian cultures. (Tuesday, January 27, 2015) Joel Feigin's Opera TWELFTH NIGHT - The UC Santa Barbara Department of Music presents Joel Feigin's Twelfth Night , an opera based on ...

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  18. Front Row at Kenzo Men's Fall 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Women's Wear Daily

    ... commented Kenzo Takada, who hopes to be back for some music, though his tastes are very classical. "For me, it's the opera, Puccini and Beethoven." Maurizio Cattelan came flanked by his Toiletpaper magazine partner-in-crime Pierpaolo Ferrari. "I'm ...

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  19. Across Our CommunitiesRead the original story

    Friday | Salem News

    ... any questions or additional information call Tom Butch at 330-337-8444. SALEM - Anna Anderson will host the program of opera by Puccini when the Salem Music Study Club holds its first meeting of 2015 at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the parlor of the ...

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  20. Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra & Music Director Edo de Waart Present Goode Plays Mozart This WeekendRead the original story

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... has previously held a post. At the end of the 2013.14 season, he returned to the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. As an opera conductor, de Waart has enjoyed success in a large and varied repertoire in many of the world's greatest opera houses. He ...

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