Ashley Brown and John Cudia star in Oklahoma! from Lyric Opera of Chicago. Set in the West just after the turn of the last century, the high-spirited rivalry between the farmers and cowboys provides the colorful backdrop for one of the greatest Broadway musicals of all time. Saturdays at 1pm.
- Posted by Daniel Gilliam on July 9
This Saturday’s opera is Puccini’s La Boheme with Anna Netrebko, Joseph Calleja and Elizabeth Futral, but did you know about this film version?
You can also catch Mimi and Rodolfo with Kentucky Opera this September.
- Posted by Daniel Gilliam on June 12
This week on Artsbreak: new opera from Thompson Street Opera Company, the Instant Art Installation Invitational at Swanson Gallery, and in our online-only bonus edition a reading by Maurice Manning. (And check out this interview with the poet on KeepLouisvilleLiterary)
- Posted by R. Johnson on May 23
University of Louisville Opera Theatre is mounting a production of Francis Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites this weekend at the Kentucky Center. Claire DiVizio is singing the role of Blanche de la Force, and stopped by to talk about the production and it’s staging.
Erin Keane also has a preview of the opera
- Posted by Daniel Gilliam on April 4
There’s a discussion happening on Twitter, as to whether using Twitter, Facebook or other social media platforms during a concert or play is appropriate. Erin Keane examines the discussion locally on her blog, and we sat down to discuss the pros and cons, and came up with some ideas that any arts organization could try.
- Posted by Daniel Gilliam on February 8