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Richard Strauss’ ARIADNE AUF NAXOS in Victoria, Canada

PACIFIC OPERA VICTORIA Presents: ARIADNE AUF NAXOS Music by Richard Strauss Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal February 13, 15, 21, 2014, at 8 pm Matinée February 23 at 2:30 pm In German with English Surtitles The richest man in Vienna … Continue reading

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“La clemenza di Tito” in Munich

  PRESENTS: “La clemenza di Tito” Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Libretto by Caterino Mazzolà after Pietro Metastasio Opera seria in two acts In 1791, the commission at short notice to compose a coronation opera forced Mozart, the free spirit, to fall … Continue reading

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“Ariadne auf Naxos” in Virginia

Ariadne auf Naxos It’s party time! Vienna’s most lavish aristocrat is throwing the biggest bash of the season. Two groups of performers—a burlesque troupe and an opera company—are set to provide the entertainment, but when dinner runs late, the host … Continue reading

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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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