An opera may ultimately be judged by its music, but exhilarating visual appeal can’t hurt.
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Strong performances from this year’s cast of emerging artists bring Mozart’s opera to life.
The much-in-demand conductor makes her LA Phil debut this month, ahead of taking up the baton with LA Opera for the next several seasons.
West Edge Opera’s staging, in collaboration with Papermoon Opera Productions, turns everyday stuff into magic.
The Department of Arts and Culture was particularly attentive to small-budget groups.
The company’s cast of regulars excels in one of Handel’s great dramatic works.
The world-premiere musical takes inspiration from African mythology and countless songwriting styles.