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Coming of Age in the Hebrides

What are we to make of Handel’s Ariodante?  The plot centres on the notion that female chastity is the be all and end all of life.   1,206 more words


Pertama Kali, Silat Haji Salam Gelar Workshop Di Bandung

Di tengah kepopuleran seni bela diri dari luar negeri, perguruan pencak silat tradisional terus berjuang memperkenalkan dan mengembangkan pencak silat. Kali ini, Perguruan Silat Haji Salam (PSHS) Banten untuk pertama kalinya menyelenggarakan workshop silat di luar wilayah Banten. 227 more words

Pencak Silat

Ensemble Studio Marriage of Figaro

Once a season the young artists of the COC’s Ensemble Studio get to perform one of the company’s productions on the main stage of the Four Seasons Centre.   336 more words


And on stage at the Met 2016/17

I took a quick look at the Metropolitan Opera’s recently announced 2016/17 and while for the most part it’s business as usual there’s maybe one surprise.   237 more words

Metropolitan Opera

Heil dir, Sonne!

François Girard’s Siegfried, a revival of his 2006 production, opened last night at the COC.  Despite using the same basic set concept as Atom Egoyan’s… 674 more words


Night of the living mezzos

As previously revealed the line up for last night’s Centre Stage; the COC’s gala competition cum Ensemble Studio final audition featured four mezzos, two sopranos and two baritones.   753 more words