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Aleksandra Kurzak, Nino Machaidze & Carmen Giannattasio Headline Teatro San Carlo’s 2018-19 Season
The Teatro San Carlo has announced its 2018-19 season. The season will include some of the biggest stars in opera as well as some rare gems. Here is a look at what San Carlo will offer operagoers next season. Productions Riccardo Muti conducts the opening night with a new production by Chiara Muti of Mozart's "Così Fan Tutte." Alessio Arduini, Maria Bengtsson, Paola Gardina, and Pavel Kolgatin headlining the cast.…
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Vienna State Opera 2017-18 Live Stream: Lise Lindstrom, Roberto Alagna, Aleksandra Kurzak Star in ‘Turandot’
Puccini’s “Turandot” hits the web this week from the Vienna State Opera as part of its live stream series throughout the season. The showcase on April 20 is set to star Lise Lindstrom in the title role of the icy princess while Roberto Alagna plays Calaf and his wife Aleksandra Kurzak takes on the role of Liù. Frédéric Chaslin conducts while Marco Arturo Marelli directs. The stream kicks off at…
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Joseph Calleja, Kristine Opolais & Ramón Vargas Highlight Hamburg State Opera’s 2018-19 Season
The Hamburg State Opera has announced its 2018-19 season, featuring a number of international singers and six new productions. Here is a look at what's in store for operalovers. New Productions  The Hamburg State Opera's first new production of the season will be "Così fan tutte" with Maria Bengtsson, Stephanie Lauricella, Kartal Karagedik, Dovlet Nurgeldiyev, Oleksiy Palchykov, Sylvia Schwartz, and Pietro Spagnoli. Herbert Fritsch directs the new production, which is…
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Top 5 Operas to See This Weekend – International (1/19-21): Nina Stemme, Irina Lungu & Ángeles Blancas Gulin Lead Starry Weekend
In this week's edition of our top five operas to see, we travel all around Europe and to Oman for five operas that are worth seeing with stellar casts. Let's take a look. "Il Prigioniero" & "Das Gehege" - La Monnaie, Belgium  Two rare masterpieces by Luigi Dallapiccola and Rihm will be showcased at the famous Belgium theater starring a Ángeles Blancas Gulin both operas.  Frank Ollu conducts the production by Andrea…
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Social Media Beat (Week of 12/1-7): Angela Meade, Luca Pisaroni & Others Keep Rolling
December is one week old. While the companies are winding down on their programming, the artists are still going strong on social media. This week's picks range from new scores to powerful messages to fun times with friends. Enjoy! Pavol Breslik decided to show some holiday cheer... My st. Nicholas today is very good for my hips and extra kilos ;-) thank you very much @isavonfallois ;-)#isavonfallois #tenor #relax #afterlongday…
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Anna Netrebko, Angela Gheorghiu, Diana Damrau & Lise Lindstrom To Grace The Stage Of Korea
Korean audiences are in for a star-studded fall with some of the worlds reigning divas gracing their stages. World-renowned sopranos Anna Netrebko, Angela Gheorghiu, Diana Damrau and Lise Lindstrom are set to grace the stage of Seoul. The star-studded season begins on Oct. 9, 2017, with Anna Netrebko and her husband Yusif Eyvazov. Their program, while unknown, is sure to light up the stage with their indelible chemistry. Then on…
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Verbier Festival 2017 Review – Elektra: Esa-Pekka Salonen Leads Dramatic Performance Worth Watching Many Times Over
From start to finish, Strauss’s "Elektra" pulls us into the dark night of the soul and its tormented landscape. There Electra does with us what she does to herself – rages, grieves, strains, plots and plans, and violates any chance she has for peace of mind or human freedom. If she thinks that such a prospect will grant her ease, she is wrong: there is no redemption for Elektra and…
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Social Media Beat (Week 721/-27): Find Out Who Was Rehearsing & Who Celebrated Award Wins
The world's greatest opera singers are immersed in a wide range of activities as the summer season hits its apex. Some are on vacation, while others are rigorously rehearsing for upcoming performances. Anna Netrebko previewed a section from "Aida" on her Instagram. The clip showed Netrebko in the rehearsal room alongside her colleagues and Riccardo Muti conducting. "Aida" opens on August 6th but for right now enjoy this clip: С…
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Social Media Beat (Week 7/7-13): A Look At How These Stars Are Enjoying Their Summers
It was another fun week for many singers as they continued to enjoy the summer weather and prepare for performances. Take a look at what some of your favorite stars were up to. Michael Fabiano shared a picture from his day off in France as he went boat riding. With my love #love #loveislove #sea #relax A post shared by Michael Fabiano (@tenorfabiano) on Jul 12, 2017 at 8:13am PDT…
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Royal Opera House To Stream ‘Turandot’ On Youtube & BP Big Screens
The Royal Opera continues it BP Big Screens series on July 14, 2017 with "Turandot." The live stream will be shown on the Royal Opera's website and on YouTube and will be available for a further 30 days after the live stream. The opera will also be broadcast free to 14 screens around the country, from Newcastle to Brighton, with pre-screening beginning at 7 p.m. local time. The performance is slated…