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Aug. 24 & 26: DIDO & AENEAS by Purcell

Aug. 24 & 26: DIDO & AENEAS by Purcell

August 22, 2017 No Comments

One of the most favorite baroque English operas will be presented with staging, costumes, and VMI Festival Orchestra. The story is based on Book IV of Virgil’s Aeneid. It recounts the love of Dido, Queen of Carthage, for the Trojan hero Aeneas, and her despair when he abandons her. Thursday, August 24, 7pm Tunxis Community […]

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 >> Buy Tickets Sunday, May 14, 2pm Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford >> Buy Tickets Saturday, May 20, 7:30pm Garde Arts Center, New London >> Buy […]

Aug. 24 & 26: DIDO & AENEAS by Purcell

One of the most favorite baroque English operas will be presented with staging, costumes, and VMI Festival Orchestra. The...

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...