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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Performance artists bring unusual movement theatrical work to Gippslandexactly the idea of an artists-in-residence program. At central Gippsland's Co
Performance artists bring unusual movement theatrical work to Gippsland
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
exactly the idea of an artists-in-residence program. At central Gippsland's Cowwarr ArtSpace a former butter factory now operates as a gallery. The owners use their space to help other artists generate ideas. The latest artists in residence are... Read more
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Lowell Sun
2016 Elliot Norton Award winners announcedto Tony Award-winning actress and guest of honor Mary Louise Wilson. A special
2016 Elliot Norton Award winners announced
Lowell Sun / Posted 23 hours ago
to Tony Award-winning actress and guest of honor Mary Louise Wilson. A special citation was awarded to Matthew Aucoin, for bringing Walt Whitman to life in his opera, "Crossing." The Boston Theater Critics Association is comprised of Don Aucoin,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh offers classical performances throughout summerexperiences. The heart of the Summerfest season, which runs from June 22 to Ju
Pittsburgh offers classical performances throughout summer
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
experiences. The heart of the Summerfest season, which runs from June 22 to July 24, is five staged productions — two operas, another opera in a cabaret adaptation, a children's opera and a classic musical. Except for the first production,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Theater company aims to give local actors a boost toward Broadwaygo when he or she pines for Broadway? The couple launched the American Monarch
Theater company aims to give local actors a boost toward Broadway
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
go when he or she pines for Broadway? The couple launched the American Monarch Theatre Company last year with the hope of bringing productions a notch above community theater to the Lehigh Valley. Opera singer and actor Colette Boudreaux found a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Could Neil Armfield's Holding the Man be Australia's Brokeback Mountain?Like a latter-day pilgrim, Neil Armfield has gone back to one of cinema's sacre
Could Neil Armfield's Holding the Man be Australia's Brokeback Mountain?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Like a latter-day pilgrim, Neil Armfield has gone back to one of cinema's sacred places. The acclaimed theatre, opera and film director is talking from La Ciotat, the town in the south of France where the Lumiere brothers shot their famous short film... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Striking the right chord - Arts - Entertainmentplaywright Nick Enright, who taught him at NIDA, edited it for publication. The
Striking the right chord - Arts - Entertainment
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
playwright Nick Enright, who taught him at NIDA, edited it for publication. The book is treasured in the gay community and bringing it to the stage had risks. "I questioned why now and why me," Murphy admits. "A few pages into it, I knew. It was... Read more
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Horncastle Today
QEGS’ pupils set to star in So Festivalnotes when they appear in the 2016 So Festival. As part of the district-wide e
QEGS’ pupils set to star in So Festival
Horncastle Today / Posted yesterday
notes when they appear in the 2016 So Festival. As part of the district-wide event, the Lincolnshire Schools’ Prom will be bringing together talented groups from across the county in an evening of live music. Groups, bands, orchestras and choirs... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
100 Years Ago: Opera star draws large crowds; Greeley man mistaken for President Wilson; Russian couyears ago from the pages of the Greeley Tribune-Republican newspaper for the fo
100 Years Ago: Opera star draws large crowds; Greeley man mistaken for President Wilson; Russian cou
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
years ago from the pages of the Greeley Tribune-Republican newspaper for the fourth week of May 1916. Metropolitan Opera star Marie Rappold presented a concert at the Sterling Theater in downtown Greeley. It was a full capacity crowd,... Read more
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examiner.com
Tony-winning director debuts new ‘Anastasia’ musical at Hartford Stage in CTover the past two years on Anastasia. I am thrilled that such a splendid compan
Tony-winning director debuts new ‘Anastasia’ musical at Hartford Stage in CT
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
over the past two years on Anastasia. I am thrilled that such a splendid company of actors and designers will join us in bringing to life this eagerly awaited world premiere." In an exclusive chat with the Examiner, Mr. Tresnjak said that... Read more
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Denver Post
Kevin Taylor and son plan to open new Hickory & Ash restaurantwill serve lunch, dinner and brunch. Ryan Taylor, who started cooking at age 1
Kevin Taylor and son plan to open new Hickory & Ash restaurant
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
will serve lunch, dinner and brunch. Ryan Taylor, who started cooking at age 15, will be partner and executive chef, bringing the experience he gained at Mugaritz, the two-Michelin-starred restaurant in San Sebastian, Spain, plus what he has... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Buhler discusses future plans for Aspen’s Wheeler Opera HouseWheeler Opera House Executive Director Gena Buhler has her eyes on tweaking the
Buhler discusses future plans for Aspen’s Wheeler Opera House
The Aspen Times / Posted 3 days ago
Wheeler Opera House Executive Director Gena Buhler has her eyes on tweaking the Aspen Laff Festival, launching a new music series and, maybe — depending on what the City Council says — spending more money to bring some of the top names in... Read more
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Denver Post
Kevin Taylor and son plan to open new Hickory & Ash restaurantcocktails, local beers and a wine list. Ryan Taylor, who started cooking at ag
Kevin Taylor and son plan to open new Hickory & Ash restaurant
Denver Post / Posted 4 days ago
cocktails, local beers and a wine list. Ryan Taylor, who started cooking at age 15, will be partner and executive chef, bringing the experience he gained at Mugaritz, the two-Michelin-starred restaurant in San Sebastian, Spain, plus what he's... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Calls for regional arts funding certaintyinquiry, chaired by Bronwyn Bishop, released a report recommending the Governme
Calls for regional arts funding certainty
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
inquiry, chaired by Bronwyn Bishop, released a report recommending the Government maintain funding for bodies such as Opera Australia. Arts OutWest, which promotes cultural activities across central-west New South Wales, made a submission to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Uncorked offers perfect accompaniments of food, winewww.chattanoogasymphony.org/uncorked. Food and wine will take centerstage Satu
Uncorked offers perfect accompaniments of food, wine
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
www.chattanoogasymphony.org/uncorked. Food and wine will take centerstage Saturday, May 21, as the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera presents its annual UnCorked fundraiser. CSO Executive Director Samantha Teter says the outdoor event, held along the... Read more
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J Weekly
New opera ‘Out of Darkness’ questions essence of survivalJake Heggie’s new opera, based on the writings of an Auschwitz survivor, forced
New opera ‘Out of Darkness’ questions essence of survival
J Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
Jake Heggie’s new opera, based on the writings of an Auschwitz survivor, forced the San Francisco composer to deal with the definition of survival and the tremendous pressure on those who survive when others don’t. “Out of Darkness” is based on the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Songwriting looks through family eyes in Soldier’s Wife programChinchilla and Brisbane, with live performances at the Brisbane Powerhouse and
Songwriting looks through family eyes in Soldier’s Wife program
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Chinchilla and Brisbane, with live performances at the Brisbane Powerhouse and sold-out performances at the Sydney Opera House and Canberra Street Theatre. Ms Suckling said it was about bringing public awareness of the effects of post... Read more
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TribLIVE
CLO Cabaret’s complicated comedy ‘The 39 Steps’ keeps suspense goingappeared on Broadway in “Les Miserables” and recently finished a successful run
CLO Cabaret’s complicated comedy ‘The 39 Steps’ keeps suspense going
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
appeared on Broadway in “Les Miserables” and recently finished a successful run in the national tour of “The Phantom of the Opera,” will play Hannay, and Megan Pickrell, who received her master of fine arts in acting from Penn State, will play all... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Summer events planned for the city of New HavenHaven Mayor Toni Harp. In addition to the International Festival of Arts and I
Summer events planned for the city of New Haven
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
Haven Mayor Toni Harp. In addition to the International Festival of Arts and Ideas, and the Jazz Fest, New Haven is also bringing back free concerts to the green, including a Night of Opera, and stars Debbie Gibson and En Vogue. There will also... Read more
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The Mercury News
Local A&E lineup: Suzanne Vega comes to Palo Altoon May 21-22 "Rio de Mujeres," or River of Women, is the second part of Hector
Local A&E lineup: Suzanne Vega comes to Palo Alto
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
on May 21-22 "Rio de Mujeres," or River of Women, is the second part of Hector Armienta's La Llorona Trilogy presented by Opera Cultura May 21-22 at Mexican Heritage Theater, 1700 Alum Rock Ave., San Jose. Paula dreams of leaving behind the rural... Read more
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WA Today
Haze from controlled burns hides Sydney behind a ghostly curtainon Thursday morning as controlled burns again gave the city the distinctive sme
Haze from controlled burns hides Sydney behind a ghostly curtain
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
on Thursday morning as controlled burns again gave the city the distinctive smell of burning Australian bush. The Sydney Opera House is covered in haze from hazard reduction burns. Photo: Daniel Munoz The combination of low visibility from smoke... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Haze from controlled burns hides Sydney behind a ghostly curtainThe Sydney Opera house is covered in smoke from hazard reduction burns. Photo:
Haze from controlled burns hides Sydney behind a ghostly curtain
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
The Sydney Opera house is covered in smoke from hazard reduction burns. Photo: Daniel Munoz Air quality deteriorated to poor and hazardous levels in some parts of Sydney on Thursday morning as controlled burns gave the city the distinctive smell of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Whanganui is a top 10 destinationwhether it was over-commercialised, and if it was considered objectively "beaut
Whanganui is a top 10 destination
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
whether it was over-commercialised, and if it was considered objectively "beautiful". It said the work of local tourism operators and groups that provided quality imagery played a role in establishing the destination's appeal to online... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Whanganui is a top 10 destinationwhether it was over-commercialised, and if it was considered objectively "beaut
Whanganui is a top 10 destination
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
whether it was over-commercialised, and if it was considered objectively "beautiful". It said the work of local tourism operators and groups that provided quality imagery played a role in establishing the destination's appeal to online... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Robin Wright demands, gets, same pay as Kevin Spaceythat she negotiated an equal salary with her "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spa
Robin Wright demands, gets, same pay as Kevin Spacey
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 days ago
that she negotiated an equal salary with her "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spacey. In the Netflix political soap opera, Wright plays the powerful First Lady Claire Underwood to Spacey's ruthless President Frank Underwood. "I was like, 'I... Read more
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The Mercury News
Robin Wright demands, gets, same pay as Kevin Spaceythat she negotiated an equal salary with her "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spa
Robin Wright demands, gets, same pay as Kevin Spacey
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
that she negotiated an equal salary with her "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spacey. In the Netflix political soap opera, Wright plays the powerful First Lady Claire Underwood to Spacey's ruthless President Frank Underwood. "I was like, 'I... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Robin Wright demands, gets, same pay as Kevin Spaceythat she negotiated an equal salary with her "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spa
Robin Wright demands, gets, same pay as Kevin Spacey
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
that she negotiated an equal salary with her "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spacey. In the Netflix political soap opera, Wright plays the powerful First Lady Claire Underwood to Spacey's ruthless President Frank Underwood. "I was like, 'I... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Robin Wright demands, gets, same pay as Kevin Spaceythat she negotiated an equal salary with her "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spa
Robin Wright demands, gets, same pay as Kevin Spacey
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
that she negotiated an equal salary with her "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spacey. In the Netflix political soap opera, Wright plays the powerful First Lady Claire Underwood to Spacey's ruthless President Frank Underwood. "I was like, 'I... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Robin Wright demands, gets, same pay as Kevin Spaceythat she negotiated an equal salary with her "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spa
Robin Wright demands, gets, same pay as Kevin Spacey
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
that she negotiated an equal salary with her "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spacey. In the Netflix political soap opera, Wright plays the powerful First Lady Claire Underwood to Spacey's ruthless President Frank Underwood. "I was like, 'I... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Robin Wright demands, gets, same pay as Kevin Spaceythat she negotiated an equal salary with her "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spa
Robin Wright demands, gets, same pay as Kevin Spacey
Silicon Valley / Posted 6 days ago
that she negotiated an equal salary with her "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spacey. In the Netflix political soap opera, Wright plays the powerful First Lady Claire Underwood to Spacey's ruthless President Frank Underwood. "I was like, 'I... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Labour of lovewho only recently came to New Zealand after 20 years with the Royal Ballet in t
Labour of love
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
who only recently came to New Zealand after 20 years with the Royal Ballet in the United Kingdom, was charged with bringing to life the designs and concepts of the ballet's artistic director and Oz choreographer Francesco Ventriglia and Oz... Read more
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Evening Standard
By George! How EastEnders baddie gets under the skin of Osborneportray controversial characters — as his stint as EastEnders villain Michael M
By George! How EastEnders baddie gets under the skin of Osborne
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
portray controversial characters — as his stint as EastEnders villain Michael Moon proved. Shepherd, 41, who played soap opera psychopath Moon for three years until 2013, is turning his acting skills to a real-life figure who polarises public... Read more
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The Local
The terrible history behind Jamala's Eurovision triumphthe story of a people with a history of persecution that continues to this day.
The terrible history behind Jamala's Eurovision triumph
The Local / Posted 6 days ago
the story of a people with a history of persecution that continues to this day. The song beat bookies' favourite Russia, bringing unavoidable political and diplomatic undertones to the competition between two nations whose relations have been... Read more
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USA Today
7 under-the-radar films to see this summerthe dramatic comedy on a 20-city tour, comprised of screenings and free improv
7 under-the-radar films to see this summer
USA Today / Posted 7 days ago
the dramatic comedy on a 20-city tour, comprised of screenings and free improv workshops. "The attention that he gets from bringing it city-to-city could do well for him." Michael Keaton is milkshake salesman-turned-entrepreneur Ray Kroc in 'The... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Don’t get too tuned before the concertA fall from a set of monkey bars as a child is likely to blame. I have to admi
Don’t get too tuned before the concert
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 8 days ago
A fall from a set of monkey bars as a child is likely to blame. I have to admit my love for great music doesn’t include opera. I know, I know. Several people seem to like it, though I can’t name any and wouldn’t if I could. One problem with... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
THE SECOND HALF: Take a musical trip through timeFifties,” a lively history lesson told through meaningful stories and memorable
THE SECOND HALF: Take a musical trip through time
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 8 days ago
Fifties,” a lively history lesson told through meaningful stories and memorable music. And the happy fallout? We’re bringing it back ... by popular demand. Why? Read on. This show is a Humboldt Light Opera Company production and I had the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jackie O inspires spring outfits for every occasionthey will protect you from the elements. Slip into a pair of Jack Rogers sanda
Jackie O inspires spring outfits for every occasion
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
they will protect you from the elements. Slip into a pair of Jack Rogers sandals (the shoe she is responsible for bringing to the US after falling in love with the style in Capri), and you're ready to set sail in style. Here, Jacqueline... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Human trafficking documentary gets one-night theatrical releasetheaters include downtown's Regal L.A. Live and AMC Burbank 16. The movie foll
Human trafficking documentary gets one-night theatrical release
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
theaters include downtown's Regal L.A. Live and AMC Burbank 16. The movie follows Ballard and his nonprofit organization Operation Underground Railroad on sting missions in Colombia, Haiti and Honduras that they say rescued 57 young girls and put... Read more
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Philly.com
Does Beyonce know she's a sweatshop boss?gross of Captain America: Winter Soldier by over $35 million. The Jungle Book
Does Beyonce know she's a sweatshop boss?
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
gross of Captain America: Winter Soldier by over $35 million. The Jungle Book remained in second place with $17.8 million, bringing its domestic total to $311.8 million after five weekends in theaters. Meanwhile, the George Clooney and Julia... Read more
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Philly.com
Does Beyonce know she's a sweatshop boss?gross of Captain America: Winter Soldier by over $35 million. The Jungle Book
Does Beyonce know she's a sweatshop boss?
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
gross of Captain America: Winter Soldier by over $35 million. The Jungle Book remained in second place with $17.8 million, bringing its domestic total to $311.8 million after five weekends in theaters. Meanwhile, the George Clooney and Julia... Read more
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Times of Malta
Manuel Malia interviewed - ‘I feel justice is being done’chief of staff Silvio Scerri? Do you still talk? Yes he sent me text messages,
Manuel Malia interviewed - ‘I feel justice is being done’
Times of Malta / Posted 9 days ago
chief of staff Silvio Scerri? Do you still talk? Yes he sent me text messages, and we’ve bumped into each other once at an opera in Gozo. How do you feel about it? Well, he was a person who helped me during my campaign. We’re friends… Would you... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Casting call: Auditions in OKC, NYC help director fill roles for Lyric Theatre's summer seasonJuly 12-16, will feature “The Wizard of Oz.” The third production, which will r
Casting call: Auditions in OKC, NYC help director fill roles for Lyric Theatre's summer season
The Oklahoman / Posted 9 days ago
July 12-16, will feature “The Wizard of Oz.” The third production, which will run July 26-30, is “Fiddler on the Roof.” Bringing the season to a close Aug. 9-13 is “The Drowsy Chaperone.” By early spring, decisions about who will direct and... Read more
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Philly.com
Army's promise to Carlisle Indians' kin creates hope, skepticismchildren to travel to Carlisle, his own among them. Rosebud has produced one o
Army's promise to Carlisle Indians' kin creates hope, skepticism
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
children to travel to Carlisle, his own among them. Rosebud has produced one of the few native congressmen, a well-known opera singer - and TV game-show host Bob Barker. The longtime emcee of The Price Is Right spent much of his youth here, where... Read more
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The Local
The terrible history behind Jamala's Eurovision triumphthe story of a people with a history of persecution that continues to this day.
The terrible history behind Jamala's Eurovision triumph
The Local / Posted 9 days ago
the story of a people with a history of persecution that continues to this day. The song beat bookies' favourite Russia, bringing unavoidable political and diplomatic undertones to the competition between two nations whose relations have been... Read more
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Greenwich Time
‘La Boheme’ concert version in Norwalkrepertoire is expanded by an adventurous music director and his/her musicians t
‘La Boheme’ concert version in Norwalk
Greenwich Time / Posted 9 days ago
repertoire is expanded by an adventurous music director and his/her musicians to include something they rarely tackle: an opera in a semi-staged concert version. “Two years ago, we finished our season with a concert production of (Bizet’s)... Read more
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Darien News-Review
‘La Boheme’ concert version in Norwalkrepertoire is expanded by an adventurous music director and his/her musicians t
‘La Boheme’ concert version in Norwalk
Darien News-Review / Posted 9 days ago
repertoire is expanded by an adventurous music director and his/her musicians to include something they rarely tackle: an opera in a semi-staged concert version. “Two years ago, we finished our season with a concert production of (Bizet’s)... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
‘La Boheme’ concert version in Norwalkrepertoire is expanded by an adventurous music director and his/her musicians t
‘La Boheme’ concert version in Norwalk
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
repertoire is expanded by an adventurous music director and his/her musicians to include something they rarely tackle: an opera in a semi-staged concert version. “Two years ago, we finished our season with a concert production of (Bizet’s)... Read more
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Connecticut Post
‘La Boheme’ concert version in Norwalkrepertoire is expanded by an adventurous music director and his/her musicians t
‘La Boheme’ concert version in Norwalk
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
repertoire is expanded by an adventurous music director and his/her musicians to include something they rarely tackle: an opera in a semi-staged concert version. “Two years ago, we finished our season with a concert production of (Bizet’s)... Read more
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thebee
Robert De Niro Plans New Central London Hotelinvolves retaining the historical facades. He added: "The Wellington Hotel wou
Robert De Niro Plans New Central London Hotel
thebee / Posted 10 days ago
involves retaining the historical facades. He added: "The Wellington Hotel would honour the heritage of the area, while bringing the best of what we've done in New York to London." The building would be surrounded by Wellington Street,... Read more
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SKY News
Robert De Niro Plans New Central London HotelStreet and Tavistock Street, Covent Garden He added: "The Wellington Hotel wou
Robert De Niro Plans New Central London Hotel
SKY News / Posted 10 days ago
Street and Tavistock Street, Covent Garden He added: "The Wellington Hotel would honour the heritage of the area, while bringing the best of what we've done in New York to London." The building would be surrounded by Wellington Street,... Read more
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SameSame
The queer power of Eurovision!export. A similar zero tolerance to homophobia in the performing arts has seen
The queer power of Eurovision!
SameSame / Posted 10 days ago
export. A similar zero tolerance to homophobia in the performing arts has seen Georgian soprano Tamar Iveri fired from Opera Australia for her anti-gay rant on social media, despite her apologies. Meanwhile, Russian conductor Gergiev came under... Read more
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