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“I due Foscari” in Vienna

Theater an der Wien (The New Opera House) Presents: I due Foscari Tragedica lirica in three acts Music by Giuseppe Verdi Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave based on the historical tragedy “The two foscari” (1822) by Lord Byron Performance dates: January … Continue reading

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“Ririka” at the Greek National Opera

Stathis Mastoras Ririka (1934) PREMIERE  29 DECEMBER 2013 Greek Operetta Cycle Olympia Theatre’s Foyer Starts at 18.00 Free admission   Just one song has survived in the public mind from Ririka, an operetta by the Corfu-born composer Stathis Mastoras (1893-1943) … Continue reading

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COSÌ FAN TUTTE at OPERA LAFAYETTE (Washington, New York and Versailles)

OPERA LAFAYETTE  Presents: COSÌ FAN TUTTE  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Friday, October 18, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Kennedy Center Terrace Theater Saturday, October 19, 2013, 2:00 p.m., Kennedy Center Terrace Theater Thursday, January 23, 2014, 6:30, Rose Theater, Frederick P. Rose Hall, … Continue reading

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DIE FLEDERMAUS in Chicago.

The Lyric Opera of Chicago presents a comic operetta that leaves you dancing in the aisles! DIE FLEDERMAUS by Johann Strauss Jr In German with projected English texts.  Strauss’s Die Fledermaus is a new-to-Chicago production. Production owned by San Francisco Opera Association. Running … Continue reading

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VLAAMSEOPERA presents “Der Rosenkavalier” in Belgium (Christoph Waltz directs)

Der Rosenkavalier Richard Strauss (1864 – 1949)           Musical direction: Dmitri Jurowski / Philipp Pointner Director: Christoph Waltz Medewerker kostuum: Katarina Jockwer Die Feldmarschallin: Maria Bengtsson Baron Ochs: Albert Pesendorfer Octavian: Stella Doufexis   In 18th-century Vienna, … Continue reading

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VERDI’S 200th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION: “Aida” in Vienna

 The Vienna State Opera  Presents: AIDA Giuseppe Verdi Performance Dates: Oct. 15, 2013 | 19.00 Oct. 18, 2013 | 19.00 ARTISTIC TEAM: Dan Ettinger | Conductor Nicolas Joel | Artistic Director Carlo Tommasi | Scenographer Jan Stripling | Choreographer CAST Olga Borodina | Amneris Kristin Lewis | Aida, Ethiopian … Continue reading

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Euphoria and Unease. Jewish Vienna and Richard Wagner

Euphoria and Unease. Jewish Vienna and Richard Wagner 25 September 2013 – February 2014 (the exact end date will be announced later) The year 2013 marks the two hundredth anniversary of the birth of Richard Wagner, one of the most … Continue reading

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