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  • A by-the-book 'Marriage of Figaro' from Los Angeles Opera

    A by-the-book 'Marriage of Figaro' from Los Angeles Opera
    Los Angeles Opera's journey through playwright Pierre Beaumarchais' Figaro trilogy opened with John Corigliano's expansion of Part 3 of the story, "The Guilty Mother," in "The Ghosts of Versailles." The company then doubled back to the beginning of the saga with Rossini's "The Barber of Seville." Finally, Part 2, Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro," opened for business Saturday night at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.
  • The world as seen by Beaumarchais through a character named Figaro

    The world as seen by Beaumarchais through a character named Figaro
    Whether Rolex, the official timepiece of Los Angeles Opera, knows it not, it is as much a beneficiary of the work of Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais as the opera company itself. The 18th century French playwright wrote the trilogy of plays around...

    Patti LuPone, Marilyn Horne in conversation about 'Ghosts of Versailles'

    Patti LuPone, Marilyn Horne in conversation about 'Ghosts of Versailles'
    Two legends will share the stage on Friday when Los Angeles Opera hosts a live conversation between Broadway diva Patti LuPone and operatic mezzo-soprano Marilyn Horne. The veteran performers, who have both played the role of Samira in John Corigliano's...

    Los Angeles Opera's 30th season to begin with 'Gianni Schicchi'

    Los Angeles Opera's 30th season to begin with 'Gianni Schicchi'
    In his most recent movies, Woody Allen has worked with actors including Emma Stone, Colin Firth and Cate Blanchett. This year, the filmmaker will team up with a different kind of star when he directs tenor Placido Domingo in a return engagement of...

    CSO goes back to the future for 2015-16

    CSO goes back to the future for 2015-16
    Like some, though not all, of the top U.S. orchestras, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra always has been more comfortable glorying in its past than embracing its future. True to form, the CSO will celebrate its 125th anniversary season in 2015-16 with...