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  1. Colorado Opera: Fans get a 2015 summer of unusual choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Denver Post

    This offbeat evening offers some unusual pairings. The traditional Boulder Opera joins with the adventurous Opera on Tap for a program that combines Act I of Mozart's "Cosi fan tutte" and Act II of Bizet's "Carmen."


  2. Weekend events: Antique car show among things to do in the Inland EmpireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... 150 E. Fourth St., Claremont. The free concert will perform works by Verdi, Sibelius, Anderson, Tchaikovsky, Gould and Bizet. The orchestra is led by conductor Roger Samuel with guest conductor Greg Samuel. 909-624-3614. The 19th annual ...


  3. Compact Carmen coming to town as part of OSM summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 |

    Carmen in less time in front of more people: This promises to be the popular highlight of the OSM summer as announced Tuesday by Kent Nagano. The orchestra will perform Bizet's opera in a trimmed-down version as a free event for untold thousands on the Esplanade of Olympic Park on the evening of August 5. Running time will be less than 90 minutes, not including a choral prologue commemorating the 70th anniversary of the attack on Hiroshima.


  4. Melbourne City Ballet - Exhale: Young dancers showcase neo-classical worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | The Age

    ... bodies moving in canon like an elaborate Mexican wave. , closes the show. Set to crackly recordings of Caruso singing Bizet, Puccini and Massenet, it's more emotive than the previous works and more adventurous choreographically. The dancers attempt ...


  5. Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Metropolitan Ballet's Spring 2015 ShowcaseRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 |

    ... Choreography: Lisa Collins Vidnovic; Boy's ensembles by Yuri Didash, Oleg Goudimyak, and Lisa Collins Vidnovic; Music: Bizet, Brahms, Dvorak, German, Janacek, Piernet, Prokofiev, Rutter, Smetana, and Strauss; Costumes: Jan Schleiger, Bonnie L. ...


  6. Matthew Bourne's The Car Man comes to the Wycombe SwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Hillingdon Times

    Internationally acclaimed musical, The Car Man, is set to thrill audiences at the Wycombe Swan next week after a successful revival. Matthew Bourne's award-winning dance thriller, which is loosely based on Bizet's popular opera, has been staged for the first time in eight years with a brand new tour.


  7. Brighton Fringe: Secret Opera CarMen, The Warren Main House, St...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Argus

    Brighton Fringe: Secret Opera CarMen, The Warren Main House, St Peter's Green North, until Saturday, May 9, call 01273 987516 Setting Bizet's Carmen, written for Spanish heat and gypsy passions, in a Brighton tent theatre with an English spring gale outside, five singers and a piano, is an act of faith. Secret Opera's CarMen for the Brighton Fringe was directed and designed by Robin Pieta who sings Don Jose, and very beautifully he does it.


  8. Courtenay guests to join local musician on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Parksville Qualicum News

    ... Specially, the audience will hear Debussy's Clair de Lune, Bach's Air on a G String, Chopin's Cornish Rhapsody and Bizet's Music for Children. There will also be a piece by Klinger called Interlude for Flute and Piano. The show will take place at ...


  9. On stage: Top 5 N.J. shows this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Jersey Journal

    Met Rising Stars in Newark - The Metropolitan Opera Rising Stars series continues at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center on Sunday with "Romantic Treasures," a program featuring excerpts from operatic classics such as Puccini's "La Boheme," Gounod's "Romeo et Juliette" and Bizet's "The Pearl Fishers." Singers include soprano Janai Brugger, tenor Yi Li and baritone Edwards Parks, with pianist Dimitri Dover.


  10. East Meets West for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... The concert starts with solo piano works by Chopin, Liszt and Debussy and continues with arias and songs by Puccini, Bizet and Strauss. "The title came from the nationalities of the musicians rather than the musical programme," publicist Andrew ...


  11. La trag die de CarmenRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Gulfshore Life

    In partnership with ArtsNaples World Festival, Opera Naples proudly presents as its 2014-15 season-culminating production Peter Brook's La tragedie de Carmen, a Brook's Carmen reduces the Bizet opera to its essence in this 90-minute production that retains Bizet's most famous musical arias: Carmen's Habanera and Seguidilla , Don Jos's Flower Song , and the bullfighter Escamillo's Toreador Song . Opera Naples' Artistic Director Ramn Tebar will conduct.


  12. Urban Strings introduces classical music to black youngstersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Catherine Willis could only smile as 20 young musicians from Urban Strings launched into If Carmen Was a Sista , a bouncy, hip-hop-tinged take on the famous 19th-century aria Habanera by Georges Bizet. Midway through, the players - in suits and dresses - shook off formality, rose to their feet and danced over a thumping rhythm on the Mees Hall stage at Capital University in Bexley.


  13. Lyon Opera Ballet an accomplished modern dance troupe presents two hits and a missRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Seattle Gay News

    Most large opera companies have their own ballet troupes to provide visual and musical interludes - from polkas in Smetana's The Bartered Bride, to The Dance of the Hours in Ponchielli's La Gioconda to a wild bacchanal in Saint-Saens' Samson and Delilah. And let's not forget the foot-stomping troops of gypsies and matadors in Bizet's Carmen.


  14. Spring Concert To Feature Six CHS ChoirsRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Cheshire Herald

    ... perform two pieces with members of the CHS choirs: "Dido's Lament" from Purcell's Dido & Aeneas and "Habanera" from Bizet's Carmen. She will also present a master class, made possible through the fund-raising efforts of the CHS Friends of Choral ...


  15. The Royal Ballet announces its 2015-16 programme, including four world premiA resRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Lucire

    ... first work in the Royal Opera House Live Cinema Season for 2015-16. Acosta's new adaptation of Carmen is set to the Bizet score with a new arrangement by Martin Yates. Acosta will dance the Don JosA and Escamillo roles at certain performances. ...


  16. Mezzo Garanca seduces Budapest audience with her '...Read the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 |

    ... a mix of arias by Tchaikovsky, Saint-Saens and Gounod. She sang again for only 20 minutes in the second half pieces of Bizet's opera "Carmen", a role she has made her own in recent years as the siren of the title who, in the famous "Habanera", warns ...


  17. Open season for opera fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    Altogether there are some 10 operas this season, including two at Masada next June - Samson and Delilah by Saint Saens and Verdi's A Masked Ball. Israel Opera fans have two new operas to absorb for the new season: the Israeli debuts of Gounod's Romeo and Juliet and Bizet's The Pearl Fishers tells the story of a love triangle set in a Sri Lanka far more exotic than the real one.


  18. Opera 'Carmen' full of jealousy, revenge and murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Clermont. All operas, which are free, have English translation. Norma Trivelli will give a brief presentation about Bizet's motivation for composing the opus. The Ocala Civic Theatre will present a benefit concert "Tribute to the USO" at 2 p.m. ...


  19. WORLD class dancer Carlos Acosta has announced his retirement from the classical ballet repertoire.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Hampshire Chronicle

    In September he will choreograph and star in his "swan song" - an entirely new production of Carmen to Bizet's music for the Royal Ballet. He will, however, continue to perform in more contemporary works and this week he will present two performances of his own show in Southampton .


  20. Hollis Town Band 2015 Annual Pops ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 |

    ... music from "The Sting." Additional solo performances by Patrick Matthews, alto sax, "Ballade", Claudia Bissett, flute, Bizet's "Habanera", a piccolo duet by Claudia Bissett and Dave Deifik, "Two Little Bullfinches", and a vocal trio, "Blue Moon," by ...