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Die Zauberflöte

Constance and I have been impatiently waiting for the live performance of Mozart’s Magic Flute by our local Opera company – Pacific Opera Victoria! 184 more words
Doll

15!

I have been on this earth for 15 years, and life has been such an outstanding journey! It is awesome to look back at all of the things that I have learned and how far I have come throughout my life… I can’t even begin to say how incredibly grateful I am to have such supportive friends, family, and followers that keep me on my feet each and everyday. 52 more words

Enrico Caruso: Born February 25, 1873


Enrico Caruso drawing caricature sketches in booth at charity fair in Southampton, L.I.~
https://www.loc.gov/item/2005680287/

Caruso was a compulsive caricaturist who made spontaneous and witty sketches of colleagues and strangers wherever he went.

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HIstory

Bob McPhee to retire as general director and CEO of Calgary Opera after 19 years

Bob McPhee will be retiring from Calgary Opera after 19 years as general director and CEO, the organization’s board of directors announced on Saturday morning. 580 more words

Local Arts

GREERIAD: THE SONGS OF JOHN GREER

Presented by Flipside Opera, in the Great Hall at Canadian Mennonite University, Winnipeg Canada, Fri. Feb. 24th

Ruminations by Neil Weisensel

The first (of many) things I liked about this performance of Manitoba-born composer John Greer’s songs, was the venue. 1,756 more words

Contemporary Opera

Vienna has my heart.

I knew so little about Vienna before I got there it was almost criminal. I knew the Habsburgs were important. I knew about the Opera house, and I knew that Rick Steves loves Vienna. 812 more words