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  1. Monaco Grand Prix: How Each Corner of the Famous Circuit De Monaco Got Its NameRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... much a turn as a slight bend in the road as the cars accelerate and climb the hill away from Sainte Devote. Jules Massenet was a famous French opera composer. The long, left-hand corner which bears his name skirts the Monaco opera house, which has a ...

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  2. L.A. Operaa s a Thaisa driven by lust, redemption and dreamsRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... as the movies are fond of saying, “based on a true story.” That in a nutshell is the plot of Jules Massenet's 1894 opera “Thaïs,” which had its Los Angeles Opera premiere Saturday at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, ...

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  3. Loyola taps opera star Luretta Bybee to teach at New Orleans schoolRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... and have performed in New Orleans. This February, Bybee appeared in the New Orleans Opera production of Massenet's "Cendrillon." As an associate professor of music at Loyola, Bybee will teach studio voice classes - which are one-on-one private ...

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  4. Lust, redemption and dreams drive L.A. Operaa s a ThaisaRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | LA Daily News

    ... as the movies are fond of saying, “based on a true story.” That in a nutshell is the plot of Jules Massenet's 1894 opera “Thaïs,” which had its Los Angeles Opera premiere Saturday at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, ...

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  5. 'Thais' gets lost in a time warpRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | The Wave

    Next: 2 p.m. May 25, 7:30 p.m. May 29, 2 p.m. June 1, 7:30 p.m. June 4 and 7. Los Angeles Opera revived Jules Massenet's seldom-performed "Thas" on Saturday night at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, and it was easy to see why.

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  6. L.A. Opera's 'Tha s' a voluptuous, lavishly detailed seductionRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    Placido Domingo, right, and Nino Machaidze with the chorus in L.A. Opera's production of Jules Massenet's "Thais" at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.

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  7. Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/17/2014Read the original story

    May 17, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Domingo returns to the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion stage in the final production of LA Opera's 2013/14 season, Jules Massenet 's Thais,starring soprano Nino Machaidze in the title role. Mr. Domingo will perform the baritone role of Athanael, a monk ...

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    May 15, 2014 | Toronto.com

    ... during and leading up to the First Great War. The Canadian Opera Company closes out its current season with Jules Massenet's 1904 opera Don Quichotte, his take on Miguel de Cervantes' famous novel Don Quixote. Buddies in Bad Times presents Hari ...

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  9. Intriguing parallels between L.A. Opera's Thais and Blanche DuBoisRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... will be the center of attention this weekend, when Los Angeles Opera closes its season with new productions of Massenet's "Thas" Saturday night and Andr Previn's "Streetcar Named Desire" on Sunday. And that coincidence reminds us of another ...

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  10. Vashon Opera presents: WertherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Vashon Loop

    Vashon Opera will present an astounding cast of professional opera stars, chamber orchestra and children's chorus for Massenet's Werther.

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  11. Don QuichotteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Now Toronto

    ... on in the novel and even the musical Man Of La Mancha. Less well known is Don Quichotte, the 1910 opera by Jules Massenet, and in light of the Canadian Opera Company's first production of it, that's understandable. Neither musically nor dramatically ...

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  12. Opera review: Florida Grand Opera excels in Massenet's 'Thaïs'Read the original story

    May 5, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... peacefully, while the pious monk has fallen for worldly love and the flesh, unable to control his passion for her. Massenet wrote voluptuous music touched with Middle Eastern color for this sensuous tale, his orchestral writing soaring to almost ...

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  13. a The Last Romancea at Torrance Theatre Co. explores love in the golden yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    ... which over the play's course turns tarnished and perhaps a bit blanched. Welch sings bits of opera (including Massenet) and Italian folk song (the lovely “Torna a Surriento”), but the most meaningful is Silvio's aria, symbolizing ...

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  14. The New Review: Critics: Classical: Oedipus made easy: Lyrical,...Read the original story

    May 12, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... original, McGuinness's interpretation is no more a facsimile of Sophocles than Verdi's Otello is of Shakespeare or Massenet's Don Quichotte of Cervantes's masterpiece. It's true that in Act 1 the detective story sense of working out what happened ...

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  15. Don Quichotte: Rarely performed role proves worth the waitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... And such was the case with the latest opera - the season-ending production- from the Canadian Opera Company, Jules Massenet's Don Quichotte , which opened Friday night. Hardly ever performed today, Massenet's 1910 retelling of the famous Quixote ...

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  16. Now Playing Onstage in Fort Lauderdale - Week of 5/11/2014Read the original story

    May 11, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Arts 5/15-5/17/2014 Thais is an opera, entitled 'comedie lyrique' in three acts and seven tableaux, by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Louis Gallet, based on the novel Thais by Anatole France. Click Here for More Information IN THE HEIGHTS ...

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  17. Show AllRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | Toronto.com

    ... during and leading up to the First Great War. The Canadian Opera Company closes out its current season with Jules Massenet's 1904 opera Don Quichotte, his take on Miguel de Cervantes' famous novel Don Quixote. Daniel MacIvor's romantic comedy takes ...

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  18. Oedipus made easy: Lyrical, direct and brilliantly performed, Julian...Read the original story

    May 10, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... original, McGuinness's interpretation is no more a facsimile of Sophocles than Verdi's Otello is of Shakespeare or Massenet's Don Quichotte of Cervantes's masterpiece. It's true that in Act 1 the detective story sense of working out what happened ...

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  19. A Well Dressed Illusion: Inside the LA Opera Costume ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Easy Reader News

    ... Vonnegut's libretto) with "A Fiddler's Tale" by Wynton Marsalis, plus LA Opera's first-time stabs at "Thais" (Massenet) and "A Streetcar Named Desire" (Previn) - are little known by most of us or not known at all. So it's not just opera month, as ...

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  20. The Canadian Opera Company opens Don Quichotte this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | Where Toronto

    Master bass singer Ferruccio Furlanetto embodies both the chivalry and naA vetA of one of literature's greatest rogues in Jules Massenet's Don Quichotte .

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