MADRID – Woody Allen will revive his 2008 Los Angeles Opera production of "Gianni Schicchi," with Placido Domingo in the title role, for Madrid's Teatro Real. A just-over an-hour comedic opera…
Opera is the subject, medium and language of Jiri Menzel's inventive if overstretched comedy.
LONDON — European digital cinema company Arts Alliance Media has inked an exclusive deal with the Royal Opera House to distribute live ballets and operas to cinemas worldwide. Commencing this autumn…
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At every performance of musical "The Phantom of the Opera," on Broadway and around the country, the tortured title character rips off his mask to reveal his disfigured face. That deformed mug is the…
John Caird is best known to Broadway and L.A. auds for his staging of "Nicholas Nickleby" and "Les Miserables," but he also helms operas, such as "Tosca," now on display at LA Opera.
Producers Mike Medavoy and Bobby Geisler are developing a re-envisioned and updated film version of George and Ira Gershwin’s iconic opera "Porgy and Bess." The duo is working with the Gershwin…
LONDON — Alex Beard has been appointed CEO of the Royal Opera House, succeeding Tony Hall, who ankled to become Director-General of the BBC. The £250,000 ($375,000) position is the key leadership and…
John Ingle, who appeared in hundreds of episodes of "General Hospital" as scheming patriarch Edward Quartermaine as part of a long career in television and film, died Sunday, Sept. 16, in Los Angeles…
After staging operas for decades at venerable Western world venues, such as La Scala and the Met, Franco Zeffirelli is taking "Turandot" to the new Royal Opera House in Oman, where, on Oct. 12…
"Love Never Dies," Andrew Lloyd Webber's much-hyped sequel to the record-breaking "The Phantom of the Opera," has failed to live up to its title: The London show will shutter Aug. 27 after just 18…
Alternative cinema content company Emerging Pictures has announced a 2011-12 slate of about 25 HD screenings of opera and ballet events.