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La Traviata
Romantic opera from 1853

La traviata (Italian: [la traviˈaːta; traˈvjaːta], The Fallen Woman) is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi set to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. It is based on La Dame aux Camélias (1852), a play adapted from ...

Carmen
Romantic opera from 1874

Carmen (French pronunciation: ​[kaʁmɛn]; Spanish: [ˈkarmen]) is an opera in four acts by French composer Georges Bizet. The libretto was written by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy, based on a novella of the same title by Prosper Mérimée. The opera ...

Tannhäuser
Romantic opera from 1843

Tannhäuser ([ˈtanhɔʏ̯zɐ]; full title Tannhäuser und der Sängerkrieg auf Wartburg, "Tannhäuser and the Minstrel's Contest at the Wartburg") is an 1845 opera in three acts, music and text by Richard Wagner, based on two German legends; Tannhäuser, the legendary medieval ...

Un Ballo in Maschera
Romantic opera from 1859

Un ballo in maschera (A Masked Ball) is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi with text by Antonio Somma. However, Somma's libretto was itself based on the five act libretto which playwright Eugène Scribe had written for Daniel ...

Opera calendar home; September
Opera (2015) Vol. 66, No. 9, pp. 1215-1216
... A calendar of opera productions for September is presented. ...
Adalbert Gyrowetz
Vojtěch Matyáš Jírovec (Adalbert Gyrowetz) (20 February 1763 – 19 March 1850) was a Bohemian composer. He mainly wrote instrumental works, with a great production of string quartets and symphonies; his operas and singspiele num...
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Opera (2015) Vol. 66, No. 11, pp. 1496-1510
... performance seasons, notable productions, radio and television broadcasts, and upcoming productions at opera houses around the world. ... A calendar is presented of events in the opera world in 20156-2016. Included are details of ...
... Discusses several co-productions between opera companies in Canada and the United States, in order ... to suggest that these productions have aesthetic and economic advantages. ...
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Opera (2013) Vol. 64, No. 2, pp. 259-270
... A directory of upcoming opera productions and related performances is presented. ...
Health and Safety
Opera (2013) Vol. 64, No. 10, pp. 1237
... An editorial discusses accidents and opera productions. ...
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Opera (2013) Vol. 64, No. 8, pp. 1078-1086
... A directory of opera productions, broadcasts, concerts, and simulcasts is reviewed. ...
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Opera (2013) Vol. 64, No. 10, pp. 1359-1374
... A directory of upcoming opera productions and related performances is presented. ...
Opera calendar abroad; September
Opera (2015) Vol. 66, No. 9, pp. 1215-1222
... A calendar of international opera productions for September is presented. ...
... Six opera productions outside of Austria are reviewed. ...
... An overview of important opera productions from the 2012/13 season is presented. ...
... An overview and photos of important opera productions from the 2010/2011, is presented. ...
[Opera Festivals 2000]
Opera (2000) , pp. 18, 20-23, 26-27, 30-32, 39-40, 51-52, 55-56, 58-60, 62-64, 66, 68, 70, 72-73, 78, 81-86, 90-98, 104-111, 115-126
... A directory of international opera festivals held in the summer and fall of 2000 is presented. ...
September spotlight
Opera (2015) Vol. 66, No. 9, pp. 1214-1215
... A listing of opera productions taking place in September is reviewed. ...
... A photoessay of productions of the most important rediscoveries of the season is presented. ...
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Opera (2016) Vol. 67, No. 4, pp. 518-534
... A calendar is presented of premieres and highlights of upcoming productions at opera houses around the world. ...