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Macbeth in Los Angeles with Placido Domingo

Plácido Domingo and James Conlon unite again in a powerful adaptation of Shakespeare’s classic thriller. Returning home from battle, a victorious general encounters a coven of witches who predict his future—he will become king of Scotland. Blinded by ambition, and … Continue reading

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Macbeth in Marseille

Macbeth GIUSEPPE VERDI Tuesday June 7th, 2016 > 8:00PM Friday June 10th, 2016 > 8:00PM Sunday June 12th, 2016 > 2:30PM Wednesday June 15th, 2016 > 8:00PM Opulent orchestral work with sometimes murderous arias take this opera to a paroxysm … Continue reading

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Verdi’s Macbeth in Israel

Macbeth Giuseppe Verdi The Scottish tyrant and his crown thirsty wife rule with daggers and assassins in order to preserve the throne. Mysterious witches play with destinies in Verdi’s first Shakespearean opera. From the repertoire | Sung in Italian | … Continue reading

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“Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk” in Norway

An Opera by Dmitri Shostakovich 8 productions From September 4. to October 3. Performed in Russian Texted in Norwegian and English 3 hours and 15 minutes At the Den Norske opera & Ballet Thater in Oslo A starkly cold fishing … Continue reading

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Macbeth in Minnesota

MINNESOTA OPERA PRESENTS: Macbeth Music by Giuseppe Verdi Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave and Andrea Maffei after the tragedy by William Shakespeare (1606) Performances Sat. 1/25/14 at 7:30pm Tue. 1/28/14 at 7:30pm Thu. 1/30/14 at 7:30pm Sat. 2/1/14 at 8:00pm … Continue reading

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Macbeth in Greece

  Presents: Giuseppe Verdi Macbeth Conductor: Myron Michailidis Director: Lorenzo Mariani PREMIERE 17 JANUARY 2014 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26 January 2014 Athens Concert Hall – Alexandra Trianti Hall Performances begin at 20.00 Sets: Maurizio Balo Costumes: Silvia Aymonino Choreography: Renato Zanella Lighting: Linus Fellbom … Continue reading

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Verdi’s Bicentennial Celebration: Macbeth in Copenhagen

THE ROYAL DANISH THEATER PRESENTS: Thrills, chills, murder and power struggles permeate Macbeth, the story of two alpha types who destroy everything around them in order to realise their ambitions. Verdi was deeply absorbed by Shakespeare throughout his life, and … Continue reading

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