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TOSCA – by Puccini

TOSCA – by Puccini

February 18, 2017 No Comments

TOSCA an opera by Puccini fully staged and sung in Italian with English supertitles more details to be published soon Friday, May 12, 7:30pm Trinity-on-Main Arts Center, New Britain Sunday, May 14, 2pm Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford Saturday, May 20, 7:30pm Garde Arts Center, New London Friday, May 26, 7:30pm MHS Arts Center, […]

CLO Tour of Florence and Tuscany

CLO Tour of Florence and Tuscany

October 6, 2016 No Comments

  Experience Florence, Tuscany and the birthplace of the Renaissance while visiting Greve Opera & Music Festival Connecticut Lyric Opera has put together a special 10-day tour for supporters of CLO, friends and families of the attendees of the Greve Opera Academy and Music Festival, or anyone interested in experiencing the culture and beauty of […]

TOWERING INFERNO<br />An interview with Andrew Potter (Sparafucile)

TOWERING INFERNO
An interview with Andrew Potter (Sparafucile)

April 20, 2016 No Comments

by Larry Kellum   In the opera world, there is a species of singer called the “bass”….and, for some unknown reason, the vast majority of the long list of famous ones; Nicolai Ghiaurov, Norman Treigle, Jerome Hines, etc., have all topped the scales at well over 6 feet tall, with voices to match. Towering over all of […]

FAUST REVIEW – The Devil made him do it!

March 1, 2016 No Comments

Special to Town Times by Larry Kellum To paraphrase the humorous expression from the 1970’s, “the devil made me do it”, Satan, Lucifer – or Mephistopheles as he is known in Charles Gounod’s grand French opera “Faust” – is the demon responsible for the pathetic title hero’s lustful and destructive behavior. On Feb. 19, the […]

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Greve Summer Opera Academy

December 2, 2014 No Comments

After three successful summer programs in-state, Connecticut Lyric Opera and Connecticut Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra are pleased to announce the inaugural season of their joint summer program in Italy, the Greve Summer Opera Academy. CLO and the CT Virtuosi will be in residence in Greve-in-Chianti during June 2015 to perform professional productions of La Boheme and Il Barbiere di […]

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TOSCA – by Puccini

TOSCA an opera by Puccini fully staged and sung in Italian with English supertitles more details to be published...

CLO Tour of Florence and Tuscany

  Experience Florence, Tuscany and the birthplace of the Renaissance while visiting Greve Opera & Music Festival Connecticut Lyric...

A JESTER’S GESTURES: A Review of Rigoletto

Special to Town Times by Larry Kellum   Verdi’s dark, but ever so beloved “Rigoletto” closed the CT Lyric...

TOWERING INFERNO
An interview with Andrew Potter (Sparafucile)

by Larry Kellum   In the opera world, there is a species of singer called the “bass”….and, for some...

FAUST REVIEW – The Devil made him do it!

Special to Town Times by Larry Kellum To paraphrase the humorous expression from the 1970’s, “the devil made me...