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PRETTY WOMAN brings a variety of talents together on stage for a very satisfying evening ...

Buffalo Rising 02 Dec 2021
THE BASICS. PRETTY WOMAN ... (716-847-1410) ( ... Fun Fact ... Another delicious surprise was Amma Osei, who takes on the operatic role of “Violetta,” the courtesan, in the scene where Vivian falls in love with opera courtesy of Edward taking her to see Verdi’s LA TRAVIATA ... Why they even create a counterpoint number with a selection from Verdi’s opera.

Happenings — what’s coming up in Northeast Ohio starting Dec. 3

The Willoughby News-Herald 01 Dec 2021
Here is a brief rundown of some coming entertainment options in Northeast Ohio. Make submissions for consideration via email to or You must include a phone number and/or web address for publication ... 2 ... May 20; “Otello In Concert,” an opera festival featuring Verdi’s complete opera, 8 p.m.

Holidays 2021: ‘Messiahs,’ Chanticleer, more concerts on tap

East Bay Times 30 Nov 2021
December brings concerts, operas, recitals and more; here are 10 of the main attractions coming our way ...San Francisco Opera Chorus in Concert. Celebrating Ian Robertson” spans eras and styles with opera choruses by Bach, Mozart, Puccini, Verdi, Florence Price, Gabriela Lena Frank, Cava Menzies and others.

When a giant sphinx and pyramids appeared on Hong Kong’s skyline for a spectacular production ...

South China Morning Post 30 Nov 2021
Hongkong’s already glamorous skyline will boast a sphinx and several pyramids this year when the ...

The Times Daily Quiz: Tuesday November 30, 2021

The Times/The Sunday Times 30 Nov 2021
1 Which English singer recently released her fourth album, 30? ... 4 Which 1851 Verdi opera is named after a hunchbacked court jester? ... . what? ... 10. .

Six degrees of John Ringling: Tracing the roots of Sarasota’s arts and culture explosion

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 28 Nov 2021
They helped give rise to the visual arts scene, theater, classical music, opera and ballet ... In 1954, he won approval to build a new wing for a jewel box theater imported from Asolo, Italy, which later became home to the beginnings of both Asolo Repertory Theatre and the Sarasota Opera ... Sarasota Opera plans a grand return next season.

NZSO: Song of Destiny live concert

RNZ 26 Nov 2021
Verdi Nabucco Overture. Verdi composed the opera Nabucco at a very emotional time in his life. After personal tragedy and the failure of his most recent opera, he resolved to never write another opera ... is derived, became the work that established Verdi’s reputation as a composer.

Vienna: Post-Covid tourist destination where breezy mood be found

Egypt Today 26 Nov 2021
Being an Egyptian, your eyes will spontaneously be drawn to a familiar name to most Egyptians; It is Aida, where you will enjoy sweets and coffees rather than listening to Verdi’s Aida Opera ... Two Austrian couple Josef Bouresk and his wife named their shop after Verdi’s ...

Halted by the pandemic, creatives sought peace—and something different

Chicago Business 23 Nov 2021
Time off for COVID pushed stage managers, actors and musicians into some uncharacteristic directions ... 2 ... The principal trumpet with the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Denton got by with reduced salary, unemployment and some teaching ... The opera reopened in September with Verdi's "Macbeth," and Denton says the Lyric audience seemed "large and enthusiastic." ... .

Cultural events of the week: Nov. 22-28 22 Nov 2021
Opera 'Il Trovatore' (Concert Version). 2021 marks the 120th anniversary of the death of Giuseppe Verdi, the great 19th-century Italian opera composer. As one of Verdi's most famous masterpieces, the opera "Il Trovatore (The Troubadour)," has dazzled audiences for more than 100 years.

South Bay history: Cities, communities have differing reasons for keeping, or changing, street names

Daily Breeze 22 Nov 2021
The developers of The Verdi Collection homes across Crenshaw Boulevard from Wilson Park in Torrance were turned down in 1991 when they asked to use street names related to opera composer Giuseppe Verdi inside their gated community ... Decades later, the developer of The Verdi ...

The week in clasical: Macbeth; Brentano String Quartet – review

The Observer 21 Nov 2021
Phyllida Lloyd’s production of Verdi’s , currently revived at Covent Garden, feels like a cautionary tale for our times ... Verdi’s 1847 opera (heard in his 1865 revision) is a conundrum ... Verdi turns the focus instead on Lady Macbeth, giving her the best music, spectacularly sung here by the Italian soprano Anna Pirozzi.

The Royal Opera’s Daniele Rustioni is a talent to reckon with

The Times/The Sunday Times 21 Nov 2021
... Simon Keenlyside, who this week appeared as Verdi’s Macbeth under Rustioni’s baton in a production that opened at the Royal Opera House on Tuesday.

Macbeth, Royal Opera House, review: Phyllida Lloyd’s fine revival has darkly austere magnificence

The Independent 17 Nov 2021
The Royal Opera House has been sluggish and tentative in its emergence from pandemic sleep ... Verdi used the play to amplify the aspirations of the Risorgimento, the 19th-century movement for the unification of Italy, which was picking up speed as the opera was being composed.