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Carol Rausch – Top Female Achiever 2013

We are thrilled that our own Chorus Master, Music Coordinator and Education Director Carol Rausch has been chosen as  a Top Female Achiever for 2013 by New Orleans Magazine. Our family at New Orleans Opera has long known that Carol is an amazing and dedicated person.  But don’t take our word for it, read the […]

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Praise for Salome!

The reviews are in and the praise is high.  But don’t take our word for it, here are the links so you can find out for yourself. Brian Morgan – WYES / Steppin’ Out Ian Hoch – NOLADefender.Com Theodore P. Mahne -  Times-Picayune Watch a clip from the performance.

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Revisit the highlights from SALOME

Here are some reviews,  photos and scenes from our production of Salome. The reviews are in…praise for Salome!      

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Diva bares all for art in New Orleans ‘Salome’

Taking the title role in Richard Strauss’ “Salome” means plenty of risks for a singing actress. For one thing, she will find herself passionately kissing the severed head of John the Baptist before the curtain drops. If she has the right build and temperament, she’ll be naked on stage during the “Dance of the Seven […]

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Ryan McKinny Recital

On Sunday, February 26, 2012 the members of the Maestro Circle and special guests were treated to a recital by bass-baritone Ryan McKinny (Jochanaan in Salome.) The program included “Pari siamo” from Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi, “Wie Todesahnung Dämm’rung deckt die Lande…O du mein holder Abendstern” from Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner,  “Oh what a beautiful […]

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