Alfred Walker – May 10, 2021 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm CSTSponsored by New Orleans Opera Nancy Maultsby – March 15, 2021 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm CSTSponsored by Loyola University Students Emily Acuña, soprano – seniorJulia Ernst, mezzo-soprano – freshmanSamantha Resser, mezzo-soprano – graduate studentAllison Waguespack, soprano – senior View upcoming Loyola Music Events… Continue reading Masterclass Monday
In 1966 the New Orleans Opera Association received a generous donation of an 1865 Greek Revival home from Nettie Kenney Seebold. (The home now referred to as the Opera Guild Home is located at 2504 Prytania Street.) Fifty years later the Women’s Guild celebrated by commissioning artist and New Orleans native, Thomas Bruno, to create… Continue reading Limited-edition Statue by Thomas Bruno
Live opera production generally follows a regular pattern: after all the guest artists arrive in New Orleans, rehearsals begin with the opportunity to sing through the entire score on the first day, followed by the start of staging rehearsals. During the staging period, the stage director will instruct all of the soloists, chorus, and extras… Continue reading New Orleans Opera Blog – April 2021
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The Ambassadors pictured above: Top row, I-r: Alan Gandolfi, Janet Wilson, Claudia Copeland; Center row, l-r: Carol Rausch, Dylan Trần, Mark Anthony Thomas; Bottom row, l-r: Tony Domino, Zara Zemmels. Follow and Like us here: Tell us your word on your social media with #OperaNOLA.
Opera on Wheels Coming Soon! A Partnership Between Opera on Tap and New Orleans Opera The OPERACADE, created and designed by Opera on Tap HQ is being built here in New Orleans at the H. Lloyd Hawkins Scenic Studio. The prototype is complete with more coming soon! To read more about the project visit the… Continue reading The OPERACADE
Join us at the Broadside for Verdi’s La Traviata and a pre-movie concert at featuring New Orleans Opera singers. The concert starts at 7:00 pm followed by the movie at 7:30 pm. The Broadside is the sister business of The Broad Theater and is located at 600 N. Broad St., New Orleans, LA 70119. It’s… Continue reading La Traviata at The Broadside
In spite of an impressive list of instrumental compositions—a symphony, a symphonic poem, two piano concerti, a violin concerto, a double-bass concerto, a Triple Concerto featuring three groups of three soloists, and a ballet, works written over a period of four decades, it is Gian Carlo Menotti’s operas that have endured. Not surprisingly, there are… Continue reading New Orleans Opera Blog – March 2021
Premieres Friday, April 9, 2021 at 7:00 pm Tickets: $15.00 A Message to Subscribers: Your link to view this concert is secured with your subscription and will be emailed to you on April 9, 2021 from the LPO. If you do not receive the link, please check your spam folder. The performance is hosted on Vimeo,… Continue reading The Orpheum Sessions – A Night at the Opera