Posts Tagged “Opera America”

Thank goodness for online opera!
07 28 2020

Thank goodness for online opera!

Yep.We don't know when opera (or the world) will return to normalcy. But almost every opera company and organization both large and small is offering some sort of streaming content for us to remain engaged with our love of opera! Sure, it's not…

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Be an Opera Ambassador 2018
10 13 2018

Be an Opera Ambassador 2018

It’s National Opera Week (October 26-November 4, 2018) and I’m asking you to step up and be an opera ambassador! If you have opera loving friends share this idea and get the love of opera flowing!Being an Opera Ambassador can take any number of crea…

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I'm Dreaming of an Opera Festival!
05 20 2016

I'm Dreaming of an Opera Festival!

This week I’m following along with the Opera America Conference virtually through the live streaming they make available. One subject of conversation was using the concept of festivals to create interest and excitement. They presented examples of…

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Opera, operetta or musical?
01 15 2015

Opera, operetta or musical?

Recently the Metropolitan Opera premiered their new production of Lehar’s operetta The Merry Widow. The production has received mixed reviews, but it brought to my mind the rather basic question: What’s the difference between opera, operetta and…

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Hooray! It's time for OperaConf again!
06 18 2014

Hooray! It's time for OperaConf again!

It's time for the Opera America Conference again!!!While I can’t be there in person this year, I am excited to be attending many events virtually thanks to Opera America’s generous use of live video streaming. I’m so thrilled to be “meeting” new peo…

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Life, opera and the internet
05 15 2014

Life, opera and the internet

You hear a lot about the internet making people less connected... stunting friendships and relationships. Personally, I haven’t found that to be the case. Maybe it’s just a symptom of my personality type, but I’ve found myself to be more connected…

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