Archivi tag: Arthur Woodley

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 Announces 2015/16 Season: Nabucco, An American Dream, The Pearl Fishers, Mary Stuart, The Marriage of Figaro and The Flying Dutchman – Company Presents First Season of Aidan Lang’s Vision

SEATTLE—It’s a new era at Seattle Opera. The company today announced its 2015/16 season, the first to be presented by General Director Aidan Lang, and a return to full-year programming with a total of six operas, including new productions and … Continua a leggere

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More than $1 million raised at Speight Jenkins Celebration Concert and Dinner

Seattle—With some of the greatest voices in opera gathering together for one night only in a red-carpet affair, Seattle Opera’s Speight Celebration Concert and Dinner thrilled more than 2,500 fans at McCaw Hall and raised more than $1 million on … Continua a leggere

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Tales of Hoffmann Audiences to Celebrate Speight Jenkins’ 31 Years as General Director

Seattle—Seattle Opera’s 2014/15 season concludes its 50th Anniversary season, as well as the 31-year tenure of General Director Speight Jenkins with The Tales of Hoffmann (Les contes d’Hoffmann). An all-star cast sings Jacques Offenbach’s tuneful score, chronicling famous writer E.T.A. … Continua a leggere

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10 Performances of Puccini’s Beloved, Romantic La Bohème at Seattle Opera – Stellar Casts Feature Francesco Demuro, Elizabeth Caballero; Company Debuts of Michael Fabiano, Jennifer Black

Seattle—Seattle Opera continues its 2012/13 season next month with 10 performances of one of the most popular operas ever composed. At turns joyful and heartbreaking, Puccini’s La Bohème tells an unforgettable story of impoverished young people who are rich in … Continua a leggere

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Ric Furman to Sing Florestan in Fidelio at Seattle Opera One Performance Only: Sunday, October 14

Seattle—American tenor Ric Furman will sing the role of Florestan in Seattle Opera’s production of Beethoven’s Fidelio at the matinee performance on Sunday, October 14, 2012, replacing the originally announced singer, Clifton Forbis. “Florestan is one of the most taxing … Continua a leggere

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Beethoven’s Ode to Humanity, Fidelio, Returns to Seattle Opera First Collaboration for Seattle Favorites Asher Fisch, Conductor, and Chris Alexander, Director

Seattle—Seattle Opera continues its 2012/13 season next month with Beethoven’s only opera: Fidelio, the story of a devoted wife who rescues her husband, unjustly imprisoned for his political beliefs. Premiered in 1814, Fidelio’s message of love and hope overcoming tyranny … Continua a leggere

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