Dialogues of the Carmelites

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.

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Erin Keane also has a preview of the opera
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Why Not Tweet at Concerts?

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.

Kentucky Opera – Don Giovanni

The Kentucky Opera will present two performances of Don Giovanni - on February 15th at 8:00pm and on the 17th at 2:00pm – both at the Brown Theatre. Recently, members of the cast stopped by to perform some material from the opera. Here is the finale that ends Act I.

Liudmyla Monastyrska sings Aida

Liudmyla Monastyrska made her debut last month as Aida, which the New York Times called a “triumphant house debut.” You can hear her tomorrow at 1pm on the live, Metropolitan Opera Saturday Matinee broadcast.

Un Ballo in Maschera preview


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