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Paulilne Malefane

Olivier-Winning 'Magic Flute' Adaptation from South Africa Flutters into NYC's New Victory Theater in November >>

'Impempe Yomlingo' is an adaptation of Mozart's comic opera set in contemporary South Africa, with an orchestra of marimbas, drums and township percussion.

Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers' Top Ten Operas Found on Twitter: Includes Puccini, Bellini, Strauss >>

Entitled “Joan Rivers Comedienne,” what lies below is a top ten list of operas.

Mostly Mozart Presents Handel’s Opera ‘Acis and Galatea’ as Interpreted by the Mark Morris Dance Group and Isaac Mizrahi

Mostly Mozart Presents Handel’s Opera ‘Acis and Galatea’ as Interpreted by the Mark Morris Dance Group and Isaac Mizrahi >>

One of the most unusual offerings of Mostly Mozart this summer is a new production by the Mark Morris Dance Group of Handel’s opera 'Acis and Galatea' at Lincoln Center on August 7-9.

The Passenger

Mieczyslaw Weinberg's Holocaust Opera 'The Passenger' Makes New York Premiere July 10 >>

A chance encounter between a Holocaust survivor and her Nazi overseer provides the drama in this production by the Houston Grand Opera Orchestra and Chorus.

Aaron Copland

Chelsea Opera Presenting Aaron Copland's 'The Tender Land' >>

The reputation of Copland's "folk opera" has grown mightily since its 1954 debut.

TROUBLEfuturesongs

REVIEW: 'TROUBLEfuturesongs' with Leonard Bernstein's 'Trouble in Tahiti' >>

Aside from an acoustical imbalance, this was an admirable and thoroughly enjoyable staging of a Bernstein treasure too seldom revived, together with two new short operatic works by 21st century composers.

TROUBLEfuturesongs

REVIEW: 'TROUBLEfuturesongs' with Leonard Bernstein's 'Trouble in Tahiti' >>

Aside from an acoustical imbalance, this was an admirable and thoroughly enjoyable staging of a Bernstein treasure too seldom revived, together with two new short operatic works by 21st century composers.

The Royal Opera House music director Antonio Pappano describes Beyoncé as ‘amazing,’ says children don’t know The Beatles, Rolling Stones, The Who; we need to be exposed to history >>

The Royal Opera House's music director, Sir Antonio Pappano who described Beyoncé as 'amazing,' claims that children don't' know about The Beatles, Rolling Stones, The Who which is connected to having no sense of music history.

Diana Damrau debuts in role of Violetta, MET’s La Traviata alongside Plácido Domingo, Saimir Pirgu >>

Diana Damrau, acclaimed German soprano stepped into the main role of Metropolitan Opera's La Traviata alongside Plácido Domingo, and Saimir Pirgu.

Jackie Evancho

Jackie Evancho [PHOTOS] >>

Jackie Evancho [PHOTOS]

Royal Opera House Music Director, Antonio Pappano, poses with his Knighthood after being knighted by Britain's Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace in London May 15, 2012.

Top conductor questions opera singers' commitment >>

Top conductor questions opera singers' commitment

Andrea Bocelli

Andrea Bocelli [Photos] >>

Andrea Bocelli [Photos]

Andrea Bocelli 'Passione'

Andrea Bocelli Releases 'Passione' Featuring Jennifer Lopez, Nelly Furtado; Tour Dates To Support The Release >>

Opera tenor singer Andrea Bocelli released his 14th studio record titled Passione. Passione contains 18 songs including duets with Jennifer Lopez and Nelly Furtado.

The Metropolitan Opera Season 2013/2014 >>

The Metropolitan Opera's new season includes new productions like Tchaikovsky's 'Eugene Onegin,' Muhly's 'Two Boys,' Verdi's 'Falstaff,' Strauss's 'Die Fledermaus,' Borodin's 'Prince Igor,' and Massenet's 'Werther.'

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