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Onegin in Poland

ONEGIN Pyotr Tchaikovsky Wed 7:00pm January 15, 2015 Moniuszko Auditorium Lyrical scenes in three acts and seven scenes Libretto by Pyotr Tchaikovsky and Konstantin Shilovsky after Alexander Pushkin World premiere: Maly Theatre, Moscow, 29 March 1879 Polish premiere: Teatr Wielki, … Continue reading

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“Nabucco” in Poland with great historical costumes

NABUCCO Giuseppe Verdi Sun 6:00pm January 4, 2015 Moniuszko Auditorium Opera in four acts Libretto: Temistocle Solera after the drama by Auguste Aniceta-Bourgeois and Francis Cornue World premiere: Regio Teatro alla Scala, Milano, 9/03/1842 Warsaw premiere: 25/02/1854, Teatr Wielki, Warsaw … Continue reading

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To Sing with Nature: Piotr Beczała at San Diego Opera

To Sing with Nature: Piotr Beczała at San Diego Opera By Erica Miner (Used by permission) Gracious, charming, highly intelligent and perceptive, Polish-born artist Piotr Beczała (dubbed “Piotr the Great” in San Francisco), first graced the San Diego Opera stage in his 2010 Bohème debut, … Continue reading

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“Il trovatore” in Krakow

The Troubadour (Il trovatore) Composer: Giuseppe Verdi opera in four acts libretto: Salvatore Cammarano and Leone Emanuele Bardare after the play Antonio Garcia Gutiérrez in the original Italian world premiere: Roma 1853 Polish premiere: Warsaw 1854 premiere in the Krakow … Continue reading

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