Festival International d'Art Lyrique d'Aix-en-Provence
Festival International d'Art Lyrique d'Aix-en-Provence, or Festival d'Aix, isn't your average collection of acts in the already crowded festival season. Though, in its 69th year, it's certainly not new. Set in various theaters (one of which is outdoors...
Cool Hunting Video: Fire Island Opera
After ferrying over to the beach community of Fire Island last summer, we attended the inaugural Fire Island Opera Festival. With the image of the grandeur of traditional opera burned into our minds, we were pleasantly surprised by how intimate...
Verdi and/or Wagner
Giuseppe Verdi was born in Italy on 10 October 1813. Richard Wagner was born in Germany just a few months prior that same year. Although their work and approach to creation, substance and audience veered drastically, no one can deny their impact...
Interview: Nico Muhly
Two years ago, composer Nico Muhly premiered his first full-scale opera with London's English National Opera. The critically acclaimed work, entitled "Two Boys," also became a commercial success, and now US audiences will have an opportunity to experience...
Coast by Opera
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