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Opera Ithaca to premiere second-ever production, Il Sogno this weekend

A cluster of people imitating trees stand unmoving in the center of the Lehman Alternative Community School’s black box theater March 24. Ithaca College senior Ryan Kennedy, a counter-tenor, pushes his way through the “human forest” brushing “branches” (limbs) from his path before opening his mouth and letting out a note that fills the room with an Italian melody. 503 more words


Glass’ grandeur

The Perfect American (Opera Queensland)

QPAC, Concert Hall

September 15 – 20

Opera remains one of theatre’s most majestic traditions. And you don’t get much grander than “The Perfect American”, whose Brisbane Festival, Australian premiere represented only its third outing, after a world premiere in Madrid and acclaimed London season. 586 more words