Archivi tag: Aidan Lang

Monty Python meets opera in Seattle Opera’s Count Ory – August 6-20, 2016 McCaw Hall

SEATTLE – Seattleites, you’ve been warned: There’s a cheeky bad boy causing a ruckus this summer, and he’s headed straight for McCaw Hall! Seattle Opera presents The Wicked Adventures of Count Ory—a brand-new production that packs the punch of a … Continua a leggere

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Iconic queens go head-to-head in Donizetti’s Mary Stuart – Exquisite period drama premieres at Seattle Opera

SEATTLE – Sparks will fly and heads will roll in Seattle Opera’s tale of English royalty, Mary Stuart, coming to McCaw Hall for the first time this winter. Composed by Gaetano Donizetti, Mary Stuart depicts a fictitious confrontation between two historic rulers … Continua a leggere

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Seattle Opera unveils 2016/17 Season: More than 40 artists debut in enchanting classics and gripping new works

SEATTLE – Thrilling theater and unforgettable music—that’s what audiences can expect from Seattle Opera’s 2016/17 Season. The company today announced the operas next up at Marion Oliver McCaw Hall. They include: The Wicked Adventures of Count Ory, Hansel & Gretel, … Continua a leggere

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Seattle Opera receives $30,000 from National Endowment for the Arts

Seattle – Seattle Opera has received a $30,000 grant from National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). The funds, in support of the February, 2016 production of Donizetti’s Mary Stuart, are part of a larger $27.6 million that NEA is awarding … Continua a leggere

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The Marriage of Figaro gleams with love, chaos and hilarity – Mozart’s most popular opera comes to McCaw Hall Jan. 16-30, 2016 – Aidan Lang makes his company directorial debut

SEATTLE – Seattle Opera is ringing in the new year with wedding bells! Mozart’s most popular opera, The Marriage of Figaro, comes to McCaw Hall Jan. 16-30, 2016. The 3rd Annual Opera Ball will take place after the opening-night performance. … Continua a leggere

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Seattle Opera’s Executive Director Named President of Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

SEATTLE – Seattle Opera’s General Director, Aidan Lang, announced today that Kelly Tweeddale, Executive Director since 2003, has been appointed President of the Vancouver Symphony Society and VSO School of Music Society, effective November 16, 2015. Aidan Lang said, “This … Continua a leggere

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Sail away to paradise with Bizet’s The Pearl Fishers from 17 to 31 October – Fashion icon Zandra Rhodes creates a colorful world with head-turning sets, costumes

SEATTLE – Come away with Seattle Opera to an island paradise this fall. Bizet’s intoxicating romance The Pearl Fishers will offer a chance to escape reality for a night of grand operatic spectacle Oct. 17 – 31, 2015. In this … Continua a leggere

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