Decameron Opera Coalition to Host ‘DOC Happy Hour: Librettists in Conversation’

The Decameron Opera Coalition will present “DOC Happy Hour: Librettists in Conversation” on Nov. 20, 2020 at 6 p.m. EST. The project featured collaborations between Resonance Works (Pittsburgh); Lyric Opera of the North (Duluth); UrbanArias (Washington DC); Bare Opera (New York City); Opera in the Heights (Houston); Chicago Fringe Opera; Milwaukee Opera Theatre; Fargo-Moorhead Opera; An Opera Theatre (Minneapolis); and {…}

Nomea Competition Announces Special Online Edition

The Nomea Competition has announced a special online competition. The competition was born to increase opportunities for young artists and search for new talents in the performing arts to elevate their skills and to implement their career with important experiences, scholarships, auditions, world concerts tours, professional recording, workshops, and official certificates. The winning singer will receive over €10,000 and there {…}

Berkshire Opera Festival Announces ‘Falstaff,’ ‘Glory Denied’ Productions for 2021 Season

The Berkshire Opera Festival in Massachusetts has announced its 2021 season, which will include two major productions. The season’s main stage production will feature Verdi and Boito’s “Falstaff” starring Sebastian Catana in the title role. He will be joined by Mathilda Edge as Alice Ford, Thomas Glass as Ford, Catherine Martin as Mrs. Quickly, Jasmine Habersham as Nannetta, Jonas Hacker {…}

Mécénat Musica Announces First Artist in Residence

Mécénat Musica has announced that soprano Karina Gauvin will be its inaugural Artist in Residence. As part of her residency, Gauvin will multiply her collaborations with Mécénat Musica organizations. Among such organizations that the Grammy-nominated soprano has performed with are Orchestre Métropolitain, Ensemble Caprice, Jeunesses Musicales Canada, Festival Classica, Ensemble Vocal Arts-Québec, Concerts noncerto, Clavecin en concert, Orchestre Symphonique de {…}

Opera D'amore world premiere ft. José Carreras