Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia Opera House in City of Arts and Sciences, Valencia


Workshops, Classes, & Lectures – May 2018

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your educational opera-tunities for May: SAN FRANCISCO OPERA COMMUNITY PROGRAMS ARIA Festival: Youth Voices for Change - Join the SF Opera Education Dept. for a *FREE* Community Open House event at the new Wilsey Center for Opera. Enjoy...

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Broadcasts – May 2018

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your May broadcast opera-tunities: THE METROPOLITAN OPERA: LIVE IN HD Cendrillon (Massenet) – Laurent Pelly‘s imaginative storybook production of this Cinderella story is the first in...

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Some Marvelous Stream Operatunities

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Here are some real blue-ribbon streams from Europe plus one US premiere in San Jose. From Wallonie, Liege, Belgium. La Nozze di Figaro, an excellent, well-sung, traditional production. Recommended! From the Vienna Staatsoper (subtitles available on...

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Broadcasts – April 2018

Ciao Opera Mavens! Here are your broadcast opera-tunities for the month: SAN FRANCISCO OPERA RADIO BROADCASTS Jenůfa (Janáček) - With Malin Byström in the title role, Karita Mattila as Kostelnička, William Burden (Merola 1991) as...

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Lectures, Classes, & Workshops – April 2018

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your educational opera-tunities for the month: OPERA AT YOUR DOORSTEP LECTURE SERIES Prepare yourself for greater enjoyment of the upcoming Opera San Jose performances of Verdi's La Traviata by attending one of Bradford Wade’s free...

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Two Opera-Newsworthy Items

Ciao, Opera Mavens. First, famed Spanish conductor Jesús López Cobos died this past week. He conducted five times at the SF Opera starting in the 1972-73 season. His last appearance was conducting Cenerentola in 2014. He was 78.     Next, the Vienna Staatsoper...

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