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Roll up, Roll up! The Circus is in town!

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Preparing for an opera role doesn't usually involve circus tricks and pirouettes en pointe... but for Jennifer France, singing Esmeralda in our production of The Bartered Bride, the story is a little different. And with the battle wounds to prove it, this circus conve... Read More

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To Move the Soul: Performing Poppea

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Musical Director Laurence Cummings examines the authorship behind Monteverdi's The Coronation of Poppea and asks the question: does it really matter who it is by when the music moves your soul? Read More

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