Stories with 'opera' tag

Lucia di Lammermoor

Lucia di Lammermoor, a tragic drama in three acts, music by Gaetano Donizetti and Libretto by Salvatore Cammarano based upon Sir Walter Scott’s historical novel The Bride of Lammermoor. In Donizetti’s dark drama, young Lucia is caught in the middle of a feud between her family and the man she loves. Forced by her brother […]

/ November 30, 2018


Bernstein at 100: Trouble in Tahiti/ Arias & Barcarolles

Orchestra Miami and Magic City Opera join forces to perform two exciting masterpieces in a Centennial Celebration for legendary composer Leonard Bernstein. Trouble in Tahiti, an opera in one act, is a candid portrait of the troubled marriage of a young suburban couple. Arias & Barcarolles, Bernstein’s last major piece, is a very personal song […]

/ December 8, 2018


Bernstein at 100: Trouble in Tahiti/ Arias & Barcarolles

Orchestra Miami and Magic City Opera join forces to perform two exciting masterpieces in a Centennial Celebration for legendary composer Leonard Bernstein. Trouble in Tahiti, an opera in one act, is a candid portrait of the troubled marriage of a young suburban couple. Arias & Barcarolles, Bernstein’s last major piece, is a very personal song […]

/ December 8, 2018


Miami Music Festival: The Ghosts of Versailles

For the first time in Florida, Miami Music Festival proudly presents John Corigliano’s grand opera buffa, The Ghosts of Versailles. The spirits have come back to court; the court of Louis XVI that is! Marie Antoinette is upset about being beheaded, so her favorite playwright attempts to entertain her by continuing the adventures of his characters […]

/ June 25, 2018


Guide to ArtsLaunch2016

The Arsht Center’s ArtLaunch 2016 is this Saturday so we rounded up our top picks so you don’t miss a thing.

/ September 5, 2016


Uncovering secrets of the opera

The Florida Grand Opera’s Barber of Seville is the original rom-com. Here’s what it takes to put on a dynamic production that combines acting, singing, choreography, a live orchestra, and more costume changes than a Katy Perry concert.

/ November 17, 2015


How to be an opera genius

The best show in town is one you’ve probably never been to. Here’s what you didn’t know about an incredible performance art that’s part concert, part play, and part fashion show.

/ November 9, 2015