Tag Archives: Italian opera

The End of Italian Opera: Will They Wait for the Fat Lady to Sing? (Newsweek)

The End of Italian Opera: Will They Wait for the Fat Lady to Sing? By Elisabeth Braw / December 26 2013 11:22 AM, Newsweek.com The opera houses that launched Verdi, Puccini and Rossini are going bust. Is there a future for an … Continue reading

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Verdi in Eléphant Paname: exhibit and concert.

VERDI in Eléphant Paname Friday, September 27, 2013 > Sunday, January 5, 2014 Admission 9€, Reduced rate 7€ (with ID)   This year marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Giuseppe Verdi, the most frequently performed opera composer. Many … Continue reading

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MEYERBEER’S “L’AFRICAINE” in Venice

MEYERBEER “L’AFRICAINE” Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 – 6pm dress code: black tie LAST show:2013-12-01     conductor: Emmanuel Villaume director: Leo Muscato sets: Massimo Checchetto costumes: Carlos Tieppo cast Inès Jessica Pratt (23,26,29/11 – 1/12) Zuzana Markova (27, 30/11) Sélika … Continue reading

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