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The Lyric Opera of Chicago presents “The barber of Seville”

The Lyric Opera of Chiacgo presents by Gioachino Rossini In Italian with projected English texts.Rossini’s The Barber of Seville is a new production. Approximate running time: 3h 10m February 1, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 25, 28  Figaro! Figaro! Figaro! Rossini’s … Continue reading

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LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR in Portland

PORTLAND OPERA PRESENTS: Lucia’s love, fanned into madness by an unsympathetic brother, leaves her new bridegroom in a puddle of blood. This tragic masterpiece, with its ravishing melodies and vocal thrills (as well as a secret rendezvous, a duel, and … Continue reading

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“DARK SISTERS” in Pittsburgh

PITTSBUGH OPERA PRESENTS: DARK SISTERS January 25, 28, 31; February 2, 2014 CAPA Theater Music by Nico Muhly • Libretto by Stephen Karam DARK SISTERS is part of Pittsburgh Opera’s 2014 American Opera Series RIPPED FROM THE HEADLINES: MEDIA FRENZY … Continue reading

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La Traviata in Chicago.

The Lyric Opera of Chicago presents a love story as unforgettable as Giuseppe Verdi’s sweeping and spectacular melodies: LA TRAVIATA In Italian with projected English texts. DECEMBER 12, 15 & 20 Verdi’s La Traviata is a new production. Coproduction of Lyric Opera … Continue reading

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