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LA Opera Presents Leonard Bernstein’s “Wonderful Town” at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

By Jane Rosenberg

With the 100th anniversary of Leonard Bernstein’s birth approaching in 2018, LA Opera began the celebration with a semi-staged concert performance of Wonderful Town. 875 more words

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Opera: Philip Glass’s "Akhnaten" at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

By Jane Rosenberg

With enough Juggling stunts to rival Cirque du Soleil, Philip Glass’s opera, Akhnaten, tumbled into town from London in a new staging co-produced by English National Opera and LA Opera. 963 more words

Opera Season

I’m announcing a new series on the blog today!

One of my favorite hobbies is attending operas. I started attending operas after taking an introductory course to Opera my freshman year of college. 108 more words

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Smith joins LA Opera Orchestra in: 

I am super excited to join the viola section of the LA Opera Orchestra in their production of Akhnaten. This opera is scored without violins so it should be very dark and extremely awesome. 118 more words


LA Opera Presents Verdi’s "Macbeth" at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

By Jane Rosenberg

Verdi’s Macbeth, interpreted by a consummate conductor and orchestra with magnificent singing from the chorus and principals, made for a powerful night of opera and a brilliant opener to LA Opera’s 2016-17 season. 869 more words

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Macbeth in Los Angeles with Placido Domingo

Plácido Domingo and James Conlon unite again in a powerful adaptation of Shakespeare’s classic thriller.

Returning home from battle, a victorious general encounters a coven of witches who predict his future—he will become king of Scotland. 846 more words


LA Opera Mounts a New MACBETH Starring Plácido Domingo

Plácido Domingo stars in the title role of Verdi’s Macbeth, opening September 17 downtown at the Music Center, with Ekaterina Semenchuk joining him as Lady Macbeth. 400 more words

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