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A Conversation with Mario Frangoulis: International Tenor Debuts in San Francisco, April 4th

Sean Martinfield | Posted 06.01.2014 | San Francisco
Sean Martinfield

This year tenor Mario Frangoulis observes his twenty-fifth anniversary as a concert and recording artist and performer in musical theatre.

10 Reasons Why You Should Go to the Opera Right Now

Paula Froelich | Posted 03.22.2014 | New York
Paula Froelich

Every now and then my pal Gus lets me play dress up and invites me to his amazing Parterre level box at the Metropolitan Opera. Inevitably, I almost...

Tenor Noah Stewart Debuts With Berkeley Symphony in World Premiere of New Work by Steven Stucky

Sean Martinfield | Posted 05.19.2013 | San Francisco
Sean Martinfield

"We're inundated with so many messages on TV and the radio. We need to go back to the simplicity of a voice and a piano in a space where you can feel the energy of your neighbors."

Philly Opera Gets A New Name

AP | JOANN LOVIGLIO | Posted 03.31.2013 | Arts

PHILADELPHIA — The Opera Company of Philadelphia is getting a new name that officials say is in better harmony with the organization's move towa...

The Voice and Beyond: A Master Class With Bernarda Fink

Justin Moss | Posted 01.26.2013 | Miami
Justin Moss

Hailed as a "master of the disarming" with "deceptive simplicity" by the New York Times, mezzo-soprano Bernarda Fink honored Florida Grand Opera (FGO) by conducting a master class for its Young Artist Studio.

Miami Children Take to the Operatic Stage

Justin Moss | Posted 01.19.2013 | Miami
Justin Moss

It's a rare opportunity for a child to sing in an opera. There are a few operas that feature a children's chorus, however, such as La bohème, which Florida Grand Opera (FGO) debuted this Saturday.

OCP Unveils Masterpieces in Boheme

Lew Whittington | Posted 12.03.2012 | Arts
Lew Whittington

La Boheme literally can rely on its arias to be a success, but what is distinctive here is the detailing in the dialogue lyricism, kept vibrant through a cast of strong singer-actors.

Art Standoff!

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 09.29.2012 | Arts

On Friday, “La Bohème” will open the Opera Company of Philadelphia’s latest season, as the Puccini opera has nearly every other year since 1898...

A Capital Fourth: HuffPost DC Top 5 For July 4

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 07.04.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR WEDNESDAY, JULY 4 1. "A Capital Fourth" At National Mall There's no shame in participating in a Public Broadcasting taping. 8 p.m., all ...

WATCH: Local 'Rent' Production Promotes 'Vulgarity,' Critics Say

Posted 02.25.2012 | Arts

"I can't repeat some of the things people say on camera." Says George Green, Executive Artistic Director of the Lake City Playhouse in Idaho when aske...

Haiku Reviews: Silent Films To The Role Of Sir | LA, SF

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

HuffPost Arts' Haiku Reviews is a weekly feature where invited critics review exhibitions and performances in short form. Some will be in the traditio...

Culture Zohn: The Enduring Magic of Breathless

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Patricia Zohn

2010-05-21-outsidepull.jpgJean Seberg's Patricia was everything I wanted to be: stylish, bilingual, alluring, sophisticated, independent -- and deadly.

Howard Rubenstein Makes Metropolitan Opera Debut

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

PR mogul Howard Rubenstein made his Metropolitan Opera debut this weekend in the season premiere of Puccini's "La Boheme." According to Page Six, the...

'Opera Was My Secret Love': Interview with Roberto Alagna

Christina Patterson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Christina Patterson

That Roberto Alagna gives, through the miracle of his voice, a great deal of happiness is not in doubt. Nor, I think, is the price of it.