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Faith Lutheran Church will show video operas by Gilbert and Sullivan, originally shown on PBS/BBC, on the first Fridays in December, and January and February of 2014.
"They are very generous partners that they put Las Cruces on their route on this tour and part of the educational outreach," said executive director of the Dona Ana Arts Council, Kathleen Albers.
Starting Friday, Verdi's comic masterpiece, "Falstaff," gets its first Metropolitan Opera production since 1964, with James Levine wielding the baton and rubber-faced Ambrogio Maestri in the blustery title role.
Wistaston Singers are performing tomorrow Thursday 5th December - 5:30pm start - on Crewe Town Square for St Luke's Hospice.
With a few exceptions, it's all Christmas all the time in this week's theater listings.
The Fraser Valley Gilbert & Sullivan Society opened its annual holiday pantomime The Frog Princess last week at the Surrey Arts Centre.
The world famous opera singer Anna Netrebko says she will carry on despite her separation from her civil partner, baritone Erwin Schrott.
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Vasily Sinaisky, the head conductor and musical director of the Bolshoi Theater , has filed his resignation from the Bolshoi Theater, Vladimir Urin, general director of the Bolshoi Theater, told Interfax.
The Rehoboth Beach Film Society and the Cape Henlopen Educational Foundation will present the Metropolitan Opera's live broadcast of Verdi's Italian classic "Falstaff" at 12:55 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 14, at the Cape Henlopen High School theater.
Victor Micallef of The Tenors performs in a special holiday concert at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver on December 2, 2013.
"The Yeomen of the Guard," a more-serious-than-usual Gilbert and Sullivan comic operetta that actually ends on a tragic note, will unfold Thursday-Sunday at Lydia Mendelssohn Theater.
Thistle Flower by Vorozhbyt 6 - The Tempest by Shakespeare 7 - On Sunday Morning She Gathered Herbs by Kobylianska 8 - The Marriage of Figaro by Beaumarchais 10 - Urus Shaitan by Afanasiev 4 - Premiere.
In the spring of 1987, 23-year-old Paul Bernardo met Karla Homolka in a suburban hotel restaurant outside of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
An onstage rivalry with a rising opera star, a passionate love affair with a Greek shipping magnate, and a fractured family life, all ending in an early death as a recluse in Paris: opera prima donna Maria Callas lived a life worthy of its own theatrical production.
Christmas may be on the horizon, but the Fraser Valley Gilbert and Sullivan Society is already looking ahead to spring.
Carla Hbner launched In Series in 1982 to feature edgy, shoestring-budget shows that mix and match opera with other sorts of music, including lighthearted Hispanic fare laced with dance, or slinky cabaret events.
Biographical sources differ on when Maria Callas was born -- one book covers all bases by listing her birth date as "Dec. 2, 3 or 4, 1923" -- but every reputable source agrees that this soprano, who would have turned 90 this week, ranks among the best of the best.
It's difficult to predict whether the audience or the 60 cast members will get a bigger kick out of the three performances of "Babes in Toyland" on Saturday, Dec. 7, and Sunday, Dec. 8. For 48 years, the Baltimore Actors' Theatre has welcomed the holidays by presenting the Victor Herbert operetta known for its poignant theme song, "Toyland," and ... (more)
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