WASHINGTON – Nearly 10 years after it was first imagined as an opera, “Grounded” is ready to take flight. With music by Jeanine Tesori and a libretto adapted by George….
ATHENS – Finishing her class at The Julliard School of the arts in New York, Greek opera great Maria Callas gave her students a final word of advice. “Keep on….
PHILADELPHIA – Kiera Duffy is disturbed by “10 Days in a Madhouse” as much as an 1887 public was outraged by the squalid surroundings exposed by trailblazing reporter Nellie Bly…..
NEW YORK – Jake Heggie recalls that after “Dead Man Walking” premiered in San Francisco in 2000, his first opera was quickly taken up by other companies, but there was….
FILE – Anthony Freud, general director of the Lyric Opera of Chicago, poses on the mezzanine overlooking the foyer at the Lyric on Dec. 11, 2014. Freud will retire as….
The world of high-end opera and ballet performances is a space of immense artistry and creativity. Since their inception, operas and ballets have captivated audiences worldwide with their spellbinding storytelling….