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The Globe and Mail
Canadian designer and costumer Desmond Heeley was a master of theatrical illusionsMetropolitan Opera, the American Ballet Theatre, the Guthrie Theater and more.
Canadian designer and costumer Desmond Heeley was a master of theatrical illusions
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Metropolitan Opera, the American Ballet Theatre, the Guthrie Theater and more. He also designed productions at London’s Royal Opera House and National Theatre, and at La Scala, the illustrious Milan opera house. “He had such a huge influence on... Read more
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Evening Standard
21 things you’ll only know if you’ve spent a summer in Londonon making reservations) by knowing the hottest bars and restaurants opening up
21 things you’ll only know if you’ve spent a summer in London
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
on making reservations) by knowing the hottest bars and restaurants opening up in London this month. Take a tour around Royal Opera House backstage to see the work that goes into each show, the quirks of the building and the preparation which... Read more
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Evening Standard
Festival for composer killed in warhis father’s disapproval. This is opera, so of course, things don’t go well, bu
Festival for composer killed in war
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
his father’s disapproval. This is opera, so of course, things don’t go well, but as Kasper Holten, Director of Opera at the Royal Opera House, says: “If you want to see a good, romantic love story, then evergreens La traviata might make you cry – in... Read more
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Evening Standard
Opera on exiles to be staged near docks where prison ships set sailhis father’s disapproval. This is opera, so of course, things don’t go well, bu
Opera on exiles to be staged near docks where prison ships set sail
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
his father’s disapproval. This is opera, so of course, things don’t go well, but as Kasper Holten, Director of Opera at the Royal Opera House, says: “If you want to see a good, romantic love story, then evergreens La traviata might make you cry – in... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Sun shines on Keswick prommarket but it shouldn't be. It's just music. "I like Mozart and I like Eminem.
Sun shines on Keswick prom
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
market but it shouldn't be. It's just music. "I like Mozart and I like Eminem. Opera shouldn't be for the Glyndebourne and Royal Opera House people, it should be for everyone." The event was run by an events committee led by the town... Read more
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express
London's smallest Grade II listed apartment is hiding a HUGE secret- 1st Duke of Chandos, Goodman¹s Field Theatre and the Theatre Royal, destroye
London's smallest Grade II listed apartment is hiding a HUGE secret
express / Posted 5 days ago
- 1st Duke of Chandos, Goodman¹s Field Theatre and the Theatre Royal, destroyed by a fire in 1808 but now the home of the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden.Related articles Cornish house hiding a huge secret This home's property description is... Read more
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Gazette News
A new Winning formula for actor and make-up artistartist, something she has done for 20 years. “I’ve worked with some great comp
A new Winning formula for actor and make-up artist
Gazette News / Posted 9 days ago
artist, something she has done for 20 years. “I’ve worked with some great companies including Disney, Dreamworks, The Royal Opera House, The BBC, The Victoria and Albert Museum, where I still work running vintage make-up courses for... Read more
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Northern Echo
Five great things to do this weekendRoyal, Richmond, on Sunday, 7.30pm Celebrate the summer with an evening of song
Five great things to do this weekend
Northern Echo / Posted 9 days ago
Royal, Richmond, on Sunday, 7.30pm Celebrate the summer with an evening of song featuring talented soloists from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and English National Opera. Graeme Danby, (bass and compere), Valerie Reid, (mezzo soprano),... Read more
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Evening Standard
Kim Kardashian: Taylor Swift lied – she approved of Famous lyricat TAO Nightclub, Las Vegas Kim Kardashian attends the GQ Men Of the Year awar
Kim Kardashian: Taylor Swift lied – she approved of Famous lyric
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
at TAO Nightclub, Las Vegas Kim Kardashian attends the GQ Men Of the Year awards in association with Hugo Boss at the Royal Opera House in 2014 Speaking to the crowd she said: "I want to say to all the young women out there there are going to... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Opera’s Middle Eastern conquests“It’s truly a 16th-century Italian opera [house],” Iman Hindawi, then its direc
Opera’s Middle Eastern conquests
Namibia Economist / Posted 10 days ago
“It’s truly a 16th-century Italian opera [house],” Iman Hindawi, then its director, explained. Mr Domingo sang at the Royal Opera House Muscat’s opening gala, too, and since then the opera house has featured most opera classics. This season... Read more
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Evening Standard
Kim Kardashian tells North to ‘stay little forever’ in birthday videoat TAO Nightclub, Las Vegas Kim Kardashian attends the GQ Men Of the Year awar
Kim Kardashian tells North to ‘stay little forever’ in birthday video
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
at TAO Nightclub, Las Vegas Kim Kardashian attends the GQ Men Of the Year awards in association with Hugo Boss at the Royal Opera House in 2014 The TV star - who gave birth to son Saint in December - can be seen standing naked with only a... Read more
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Evening Standard
Kim Kardashian strips off for her first ever GQ cover20, 2014 in Los Angeles, California Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images Kim Kardash
Kim Kardashian strips off for her first ever GQ cover
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
20, 2014 in Los Angeles, California Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images Kim Kardashian 34th Birthday Party at TAO Nightclub, Las Vegas Kim Kardashian attends the GQ Men Of the Year awards in association with Hugo Boss at the Royal Opera House... Read more
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Evening Standard
Five operas for beginnersaren't. Opera often conveys simple emotions, in the most stirring way it can.
Five operas for beginners
Evening Standard / Posted 12 days ago
aren't. Opera often conveys simple emotions, in the most stirring way it can. Kasper Holten, director of Opera at the Royal Opera House, says: “When I meet people who say they don’t like opera, it almost always turns out they have actually... Read more
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Northern Echo
Stuntman puts students through their fighting paceswith Mark is a great advantage for them as he brings so much experience to the
Stuntman puts students through their fighting paces
Northern Echo / Posted 12 days ago
with Mark is a great advantage for them as he brings so much experience to the stage.” The Squire Stage Combat group have worked on a number of big budget projects with the likes of the BBC, the Royal Opera House and Pinewood Studios to name a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'Terrible diagnosis' devastates Kiwi opera star's familyfrom the Benjamin Britten International Opera School at the Royal College of Mu
'Terrible diagnosis' devastates Kiwi opera star's family
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
from the Benjamin Britten International Opera School at the Royal College of Music in London and made her debut at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden. In 2007, she won the Queen Elizabeth Rosebowl which was presented by Prince Charles. Until... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
'It’s unbelievable this should happen'from the Benjamin Britten International Opera School at the Royal College of Mu
'It’s unbelievable this should happen'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
from the Benjamin Britten International Opera School at the Royal College of Music, in London, and made her debut at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden. In 2007, she won the Queen Elizabeth Rosebowl which was presented by HRH Prince... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'Terrible diagnosis' devastates Kiwi opera star's familyfrom the Benjamin Britten International Opera School at the Royal College of Mu
'Terrible diagnosis' devastates Kiwi opera star's family
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
from the Benjamin Britten International Opera School at the Royal College of Music in London and made her debut at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden. In 2007, she won the Queen Elizabeth Rosebowl which was presented by Prince Charles. Until... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Queen's birthday honours 2016: The full listWest Midlands: For services to UK Infrastructure, Skills and Employment Simon
Queen's birthday honours 2016: The full list
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
West Midlands: For services to UK Infrastructure, Skills and Employment Simon Christopher Townsend Robey, London, chair of Royal Opera House and Aldeburgh Music: For services to Music Professor Roger Vernon Scruton, Wiltshire: For services to... Read more
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examiner.com
James Conlon leads San Francisco Symphony & pianist Jan Lisieckiin some of the major opera houses of the world, including Teatro alla Scala, Wi
James Conlon leads San Francisco Symphony & pianist Jan Lisiecki
examiner.com / Posted 16 days ago
in some of the major opera houses of the world, including Teatro alla Scala, Wiener Staatsoper, Mariinsky Theatre, The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Teatro del Opera di Roma, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino and Lyric Opera of Chicago. Of... Read more
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CBS News
2016 Tony nomineesposes with the best actor award for his work in 'A View from the Bridge' at the
2016 Tony nominees
CBS News / Posted 16 days ago
poses with the best actor award for his work in 'A View from the Bridge' at the Lawrence Olivier Awards for theatre at the Royal Opera House in central London on April 12, 2015. Jessica Lange, "Long Day's Journey Into Night" Jessica Lange attends... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Local baritone's operatic OEBaritone Phillip Rhodes said performing at the Royal Opera House was both stres
Local baritone's operatic OE
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Baritone Phillip Rhodes said performing at the Royal Opera House was both stressful and satisfying. Hawke's Bay baritone Phillip Rhodes says he has had a "wonderfully amazing experience" performing with the Royal Opera in the United Kingdom. Mr... Read more
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Londonist
Heavyweight Opera Nabucco Fails To Land Knockout Blowone of history's deadliest dust-ups, two tribes go to war in Daniele Abbado's d
Heavyweight Opera Nabucco Fails To Land Knockout Blow
Londonist / Posted 18 days ago
one of history's deadliest dust-ups, two tribes go to war in Daniele Abbado's decidedly austere revival of Nabucco at the Royal Opera House, boasting an opera megastar in the title role. At 75, and weighing in as a baritone rather than the tenor... Read more
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express
15 BBC bosses earning more than the Prime Minister AND YOU’RE PAYINGsalary nudging half a million pounds is director-general Tony Hall on £450,000
15 BBC bosses earning more than the Prime Minister AND YOU’RE PAYING
express / Posted 18 days ago
salary nudging half a million pounds is director-general Tony Hall on £450,000 a year. Close behind is his former Royal Opera House colleague, Anne Bulford the managing director of finance and operations who pockets a whopping £395,000 a... Read more
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Evening Standard
Richard Godwin: London’s a lonely place, even for the smartphone kidsfor his own mirthless avarice. Decades don’t diminish Domingo I was blessed to
Richard Godwin: London’s a lonely place, even for the smartphone kids
Evening Standard / Posted 18 days ago
for his own mirthless avarice. Decades don’t diminish Domingo I was blessed to hear Placido Domingo singing Verdi at the Royal Opera House on Monday. At 75, the great Spanish tenor is now a baritone, a little less nimble on his feet than he once... Read more
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The Mercury News
John Boyega to star in 'Pacific Rim' sequelbe cast in the "Pacific Rim" sequel. John Boyega poses for photographers upon
John Boyega to star in 'Pacific Rim' sequel
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
be cast in the "Pacific Rim" sequel. John Boyega poses for photographers upon arrival at the BAFTA 2016 film awards at the Royal Opera House in London on Feb. 14, 2016. (Photo by Jonathan Short/Invision/AP) And, yes, Boyega is working on the next,... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
John Boyega to star in 'Pacific Rim' sequelbe cast in the "Pacific Rim" sequel. John Boyega poses for photographers upon
John Boyega to star in 'Pacific Rim' sequel
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
be cast in the "Pacific Rim" sequel. John Boyega poses for photographers upon arrival at the BAFTA 2016 film awards at the Royal Opera House in London on Feb. 14, 2016. (Photo by Jonathan Short/Invision/AP) And, yes, Boyega is working on the next,... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
John Boyega to star in 'Pacific Rim' sequelbe cast in the "Pacific Rim" sequel. John Boyega poses for photographers upon
John Boyega to star in 'Pacific Rim' sequel
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
be cast in the "Pacific Rim" sequel. John Boyega poses for photographers upon arrival at the BAFTA 2016 film awards at the Royal Opera House in London on Feb. 14, 2016. (Photo by Jonathan Short/Invision/AP) And, yes, Boyega is working on the next,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
John Boyega to star in 'Pacific Rim' sequelbe cast in the "Pacific Rim" sequel. John Boyega poses for photographers upon
John Boyega to star in 'Pacific Rim' sequel
Lowell Sun / Posted 19 days ago
be cast in the "Pacific Rim" sequel. John Boyega poses for photographers upon arrival at the BAFTA 2016 film awards at the Royal Opera House in London on Feb. 14, 2016. (Photo by Jonathan Short/Invision/AP) And, yes, Boyega is working on the next,... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Wandsworth Guardian Leisure: Games reviews, food, theatre and comedy in Surrey and south westthird opera is brought to vividly life by Italian director Daniele Abbado in th
Wandsworth Guardian Leisure: Games reviews, food, theatre and comedy in Surrey and south west
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
third opera is brought to vividly life by Italian director Daniele Abbado in this live broadcast from the Royal Opera House in London featuring esteemed Spanish tenor Placido Domingo in the demanding title role under the baton of... Read more
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Evening Standard
Helen Mirren praises Kim Kardahsian for her 'positive' body imageat TAO Nightclub, Las Vegas Kim Kardashian attends the GQ Men Of the Year awar
Helen Mirren praises Kim Kardahsian for her 'positive' body image
Evening Standard / Posted 20 days ago
at TAO Nightclub, Las Vegas Kim Kardashian attends the GQ Men Of the Year awards in association with Hugo Boss at the Royal Opera House in 2014 “When I was growing up, it was thought to be unbelievably sluttish to even have a bra strap... Read more
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ABC News
Kim Kardashian Takes Manhattan in a Lace Mini-DressLow-Cut and Very, Very Sheer Kim Kardashian attends the GQ Men Of The Year awa
Kim Kardashian Takes Manhattan in a Lace Mini-Dress
ABC News / Posted 20 days ago
Low-Cut and Very, Very Sheer Kim Kardashian attends the GQ Men Of The Year awards in association with Hugo Boss at The Royal Opera House on Sept. 2, 2014 in London, England. Kim Kardashian Gets Dolled Up for Frozen Yogurt Kim Kardashian... Read more
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Evening Standard
Artsorchestra Il Barbiere di Siviglia, opera review: Zesty barber is a cut above
Arts
Evening Standard / Posted 20 days ago
orchestra Il Barbiere di Siviglia, opera review: Zesty barber is a cut above Dance review: Obsidian Tear and more at the Royal Opera House Jekyll & Hyde, dance review: Big, bright, broad and sexy Charlotte Edmonds: I want to push dance to see... Read more
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DW
Yannick Nézet-Séguin and the future of the Met |most sought-after conductors worldwide. Whether it's the Berlin, Vienna or Lond
Yannick Nézet-Séguin and the future of the Met |
DW / Posted 23 days ago
most sought-after conductors worldwide. Whether it's the Berlin, Vienna or London philharmonics, at La Scala in Milan, the Royal Opera House in London or the Salzburg Festival: the world of music is in a full-fledged love affair with the musician... Read more
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Evening Standard
London should look its best - so let the private sector payand have now turned their sights on other beneficiaries such as the British Mus
London should look its best - so let the private sector pay
Evening Standard / Posted 23 days ago
and have now turned their sights on other beneficiaries such as the British Museum, the National Portrait Gallery and the Royal Opera House. It would be great if fairtrade companies with deep pockets would come forward to sponsor our major... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Paul Gambaccini attacks bosses over handling of police raid on Sir Cliff Richardthe Savile crisis “Another of the great chasms that has been opened up is high
Paul Gambaccini attacks bosses over handling of police raid on Sir Cliff Richard
Daily Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
the Savile crisis “Another of the great chasms that has been opened up is high culture versus popularism so you have Tony ‘Royal Opera House’ Hall against Tony ‘Top 40’ Blackburn. “We at Radio 2 know that the current BBC management dismiss us.... Read more
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CBC.ca
Risky business: new Le Petit Prince ballet is 'make or break' for dancer-choreographer Guillaume Côtéworked at the top opera houses in the world, including La Scala in Milan, the M
Risky business: new Le Petit Prince ballet is 'make or break' for dancer-choreographer Guillaume Côté
CBC.ca / Posted 24 days ago
worked at the top opera houses in the world, including La Scala in Milan, the Metropolitan Opera in New York and London's Royal Opera House. He got involved early on during a series of workshops to figure out how to make this production a... Read more
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Evening Standard
Kim Kardashian shares naked post-baby pictures from ‘secret project’20, 2014 in Los Angeles, California Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images Kim Kardash
Kim Kardashian shares naked post-baby pictures from ‘secret project’
Evening Standard / Posted 24 days ago
20, 2014 in Los Angeles, California Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images Kim Kardashian 34th Birthday Party at TAO Nightclub, Las Vegas Kim Kardashian attends the GQ Men Of the Year awards in association with Hugo Boss at the Royal Opera House... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
20 fun things to do in Liverpool in June 2016Pop, and his ‘ The Best Tenor Hits with Stefan Pop ’ concert. Despite his yout
20 fun things to do in Liverpool in June 2016
Liverpool Echo / Posted 27 days ago
Pop, and his ‘ The Best Tenor Hits with Stefan Pop ’ concert. Despite his youth, Stefan Pop has already appeared at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, La Scala Milan, Wiener Staatsoper, Teatro Verdi Trieste, Hamburg Staatsoper, Deutsche Oper... Read more
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Gazette News
Get fired up by a new choral apprenticeshipcan benefit. The Colchester Chamber Choir was set up by Roderick Earle in 2010
Get fired up by a new choral apprenticeship
Gazette News / Posted 28 days ago
can benefit. The Colchester Chamber Choir was set up by Roderick Earle in 2010. He was a principal baritone with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden for 21 years, and has sung in opera and concerts all over the world. Roderick says: "Being... Read more
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MLive.com
How Ex-Kennedy Center leader is guiding Grand Rapids Symphony to future growthadministrator who has rescued such ailing performing arts institutions as Ameri
How Ex-Kennedy Center leader is guiding Grand Rapids Symphony to future growth
MLive.com / Posted 29 days ago
administrator who has rescued such ailing performing arts institutions as American Ballet Theatre in New York City and the Royal Opera House in London. He left Kennedy Center two years ago to launch the DeVos Institute of Arts Management at the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Johnny Depp: From Hollywood heartthrob to paunchy and portlya teen idol thanks to his moody, rugged look. There he is: Johnny, pictured at
Johnny Depp: From Hollywood heartthrob to paunchy and portly
Daily Mail / Posted a month ago
a teen idol thanks to his moody, rugged look. There he is: Johnny, pictured attending the GQ Men Of The Year awards at The Royal Opera House in London in September 2014 looks much trimmer and his face appears more chiselled A face through the... Read more
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