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North American Opera Companies Open New Venues During 2006-07 Season
Canadian Opera Company and Austin Lyric Opera will inaugurate magnificent new theaters in major celebrations during their seasons.
Five American Opera Companies Celebrate Major Anniversary Milestones
The Dallas Opera, Nashville Opera, Opera Columbus, Opera North, and Opera Company of North Carolina will celebrate significant...
North American Opera Companies to Present Ten World Premieres During 2006-07 Season
With sources ranging from Chinese literature to Cherokee Indian history to a classic American novel, works that will debut in the...
OPERA America Presents a Composer/Librettist Workshop June 10, 2006
The Composer/Librettist Workshop will immerse artists in the business of opera and teach them skills that prepare them for the future.
OPERA America Receives National Award for Promoting Diversity in the Opera Field
The Leading Lights Diversity Award from the National MultiCultural Institute (NMCI) celebrates exemplary leaders in the nonprofit...
2006 Bravo! Award Winners Announced
Three corporations and two individuals to be honored for distinguished service at Opera Conference 2006 along with three opera...
Connectivity Theme for Opera Conference 2006 In Theory and Practice
Embracing the theme through sessions and practical application, OPERA America will make available on its newly designed Web site three...
Opera Conference 2006 Closing Session: “Who's Afraid of Opera?” Honors Special Guest Tresa Waggoner
Ms. Waggoner, who lost her job for teaching Gounod's "Faust," will be honored by the field as an advocate for opera in schools and for...
Opera Conference 2006: Connectivity to Be held in Seattle, Washington, May 3-7
Opera Conference 2006: Connectivity will respond to the urgent need of the field to produce art that captures the public imagination.
OPERA America and Opera.ca Announce 2006 Opera Fund Awards
Total of $241,000 awarded to 14 opera companies to support development of new works.