Archive for 'Opera'

The Princeton Festival 2015

The Princeton Festival 2015

June 04, 2015—The month of June means The Princeton Festival, with an eclectic range of performances ranging from a cappella jazz ensembles (West Side 5 and The Tribunes) to opera (“The [...]

Boheme Opera NJ Brings Enduring “La Bohème” to TCNJ’s Kendall Theater

Boheme Opera NJ Brings Enduring “La Bohème” to TCNJ’s Kendall Theater

April 23, 2015—Set in modern day, featuring digital sets and projected English supertitles, this production of Puccini's timeless love story proves that opera doesn’t have to be stuffy. [...]

Westminster Opera Theatre – Boldly Going Where Few Have Gone Before

Westminster Opera Theatre – Boldly Going Where Few Have Gone Before

December 02, 2014—On Friday and Saturday Dec. 5 and 6, Westminster Opera Theatre will present Haydn’s science-fiction comic opera “Il Mondo della Luna” at Princeton High School. [...]

Play it again, Jeremy Sams — Met HD Summer Encore: The Enchanted Island

Play it again, Jeremy Sams — Met HD Summer Encore: The Enchanted Island

July 22, 2014—On Wednesday, July 23 at 7:00 p.m., the Pollak Theatre at Monmouth University will host a rebroadcast of The Met: Live in HD production of “The Enchanted Island.” [...]

MidAtlantic Opera Performs Henry Purcell’s “Dido and Aeneas”

MidAtlantic Opera Performs Henry Purcell’s “Dido and Aeneas”

April 29, 2014—MidAtlantic Opera's fully-staged production of Purcell's "Dido and Aeneas" hits SOPAC this weekend for four performances. [...]

Boheme Opera NJ Comes Full Circle in 25th Anniversary Season with Verdi’s “La traviata”

Boheme Opera NJ Comes Full Circle in 25th Anniversary Season with Verdi’s “La traviata”

March 25, 2014—Verdi's “La traviata” was the first fully-staged work that Boheme Opera NJ mounted in its first season in 1989. CV writer Patricia Kiernan Johnson explores this popular opera and [...]

A Double Bill From Verismo Opera

A Double Bill From Verismo Opera

October 15, 2013—The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera presents two one-act operas on Sunday, October 20. The performance, taking place at the Bergen Performing Arts Center, will include Puccini's “Suor [...]

Boheme Opera Presents Gounod’s “Faust” at TCNJ:  A Faustian Bargain You’re Sure to Love

Boheme Opera Presents Gounod’s “Faust” at TCNJ: A Faustian Bargain You’re Sure to Love

April 16, 2013—Boheme Opera NJ presents Gounod’s “Faust” at TCNJ's Center for the Arts on Saturday, April 20 and Sunday, April 21. This production of the opera, which is based on [...]

Montclair’s Peak Performances is fertile ground for Robert Wilson’s “Zinnias”

Montclair’s Peak Performances is fertile ground for Robert Wilson’s “Zinnias”

January 22, 2013—Visionary director Robert Wilson brings the one act opera “Zinnias: The Life of Clementine Hunter” to Montclair’s Peak Performances. [...]

Opera New Jersey’s 2011 Summer Season

Opera New Jersey’s 2011 Summer Season

June 21, 2011—Producer Eric Schultz chats with Richard Russell, General Director of Opera New Jersey, about the company’s 2011 summer season at McCarter Theatre in Princeton. [...]