Posts Tagged ‘Cincinnati’

2010: Speight Jenkins on Meistersinger

June 22, 2010

from WVXU’s Around Cincinnati:

“Speight Jenkins, renowned expert on the works of Richard Wagner, joins Anne Arenstein in advance of the Cincinnati Opera’s production of Wagner’s Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg.
By: Anne Arenstein”

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2010: Die Meistersinger set from Germany, Kuchle & Kocur on WVXU

April 12, 2010

from WVXU’s Around Cincinnati:

“Cincinnati Opera is taking on the massive production of Die Meistersinger including an imported German set. Uwe Kocur from Duetsche Oper am Rhein in Dusseldorf flew in last week [last week of March 2010] to help with tech rehearsals and along with Marcus Kuchle from the Cincinnati Opera sits down with Frank Johnson to talk about the logistics of the production.
By: Frank Johnson”

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2009: Evans talks about Carmen

March 9, 2010

Bizet’s ever-popular Carmen closed our 2009 “Opera Goes to Spain” season. Hear what Artistic Director Evans Mirageas had to say about this classic opera.

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2009: Evans talks about Ainadamar

March 8, 2010

In 2009, we presented the regional premiere of Golijov’s haunting opera Ainadamar as part of our “Opera Goes to Spain” season. Listen as Artistic Director Evans Mirageas give his thoughts.

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2009: Evans talks about Don Carlo

March 7, 2010

Artistic Director Evans Mirageas introduces Verdi’s masterpiece Don Carlo during our 2009 “Opera Goes to Spain” season.

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2009: Evans Talks About Figaro

March 5, 2010

Revisit our 2009 “Opera Goes to Spain” season and listen to Artistic Director Evans Mirageas talk about Mozart’s classic comedy Marriage of Figaro.

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2009: Desirée Mays on Golijov’s “Ainadamar”

March 2, 2010

Listen as author and resident speaker for The Santa Fe Opera Desirée Mays gives her thoughts on Osvaldo Golijov’s Ainadamar.  This opera, performed during our 2009 season, is a ­powerful example of the juxtaposition of reality and art, and the struggle between artistic and political fre­edom. Ex­p­erience the story, m­usic, ­and the inexplicable in this introduction to a new, American opera.

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2009: Thoughts on “Marriage of Figaro” Rehearsal

February 26, 2010

Artistic Director Evans Mirageas offers his thoughts after a rehearsal for Cincinnati Opera’s 2009 production of Mozart’s classic comedy Marriage of Figaro.

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