Center Stage auction brings in a record $168,418
Wagner opera, 'Hollander,' to be staged
'Boheme' plays to capacity academy audience
Play it again, Lloyd Webber Review: A concert of songs from his popular Broadway shows hits mostly high notes at the Lyric.
Margaret G. G. Matassa, 89, Baltimore-born opera soprano
Washington Opera's 'El Gato' is powerfully done, until the end
Low notes and some highs
Evita's Argentina Presence: Travelers to Buenos Aires will find signs of Eva Peron everywhere. In this capital city, the former first lady is still revered in death as she was in life.
To discover the passions of opera, be patient
Stars turn out to dine and play for Baltimore Tennis Patrons
Eye surgeon indulges mind's ear Composer: Music shares the fore with medicine in the life of Juilliard-trained physician Scott Steidl.
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The director whistles a different tune Theater: In 'Whistle Down the Wind,' Harold Prince brings his touch for the first time to the topic of religion.
Opera company has something to sing about Finances: The Baltimore Opera records its best financial statements in the company's 46-year history.
Turning classics into musicals isn't easy Theater: Yes, 'Romeo and Juliet' gave us 'West Side Story,' but great plays and music don't always mix.
With local opera, the more the merrier Music: Plenty of talent to go around, says Harbor Opera founder.
'La Boheme' a true pleasure
Opera 'Fidelio' an engaging bit of Beethoven
The gift of books: 25 voices
Beethoven re-created experience as music
Groups get to see the Scythian Gold Exhibit: The stunning artifacts found in the Ukrainian steppes and Crimea are on display at the Hermitage in St. Petersburg, Russia.
'Il Guarany' is a dramatic directing debut for Domingo
Peabody's 'Falstaff' adds to rage for Shakespeare Music review
Annapolis Opera production of 'Madame Butterfly' soars
Domingo's new role Singer: Superstar tenor Placido Domingo adds to the long list of parts he has played. This will be BTC his first season as artistic director for the Washington Opera.
A Watershed Moment Director: Werner Herzog's most famous film was set in the Amazon. That, and his love of opera, make him a natural for "Il Guarany."
Brazilian characters clash in Italianate opera Story: Action-packed libretto presents hero as a noble savage in star-crossed lovers' cliffhanger.
A gloriously moving minor masterpiece Composer: The work of Dmitri Shostakovich, a gentile, reflects his empathy with Jews. 'Rothschild's Violin,' begun by Benjamin Fleischmann and completed and orchestrated by Shostakovich, is an example.
A shoestring opera company finds its voice Performance: The multi-ethnic Municipal Opera Company opens its new season with "The Magic Flute."
In Brecht, the rich will always be with us
Opera covers all bases for sophisticated but torn fan
BOC stages 'La Gioconda' with mixed vocal success
Opera season begins grandly Soprano: Ghena Dimitrova brings a big voice and wide range to her performance in the Baltimore Opera Company's 1996-1997 kickoff.
Arias sung at supper in Piccolo's restaurant 'Opera Night' attracts diners, co-owner says
'Gioconda' to honor Ponselle centennial Tribute: Ponchielli opera, one of the soprano's favorites, is scheduled to open the season Oct. 10 at the Lyric.
Treasures of the Season FALL FINE ARTS PREVIEW
Midori, McFerrin in BSO concerts Classical Music; Treasures of the Season; Fall Fine Arts Preview
Music in the air, and on the stage Theater; Treasures of the Season; Fall Fine Arts Preview
Anna Grace Hendrickson, 76, longtime activist
Diva made ambitious move in Nazi Germany
Baltimore Opera Company stages memorable 'Regina'
Paper-thin 'Paper Moon'
Totem Pole's 'Tenor' is a hoot Review: Theater's slick production of a wild farce makes a mockery of Murphy's Law.
Conductor carries his baton on road Annapolis Chorale's Ernest Green is in demand as guest
Young Vic does yeoman service Preview: Romantic, melodramatic and, in the end, downbeat, 'The Yeomen of the Guard' was considered by Gilbert and Sullivan their best work.
Head for a music festival and leave the CDs home
A grand dinner party honors Favazzas for aiding opera here
Doing without bananas won't cramp my style
Vocal bliss takes soprano Kishna Davis past scheduling glitch and toward Italy