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Dream of the Red Chamber, commissioned by San Francisco Opera from Chinese-American composer Bright Sheng with a libretto by Sheng and playwright David Henry Hwang, will tour to the People’s Republic of China in September 2017. Co-produced by Poly Theatre Management Co., Ltd. and Armstrong International Music & Arts Enterprises, Ltd., the Dream of the…

Mezzo-soprano Tara Curtis is quickly establishing herself as an “impressively full-voiced, dramatic” singer of operatic and concert repertoire. Her “keen, bright mezzo, darkened with raw edges” with its “arresting power and radiant tone” has been hailed as “a natural fit for Verdi.” In summer 2017 she returns to St. Petersburg Opera as a principal artist in two…

  Lyric Opera of Chicago announces the Chicago premiere of FELLOW TRAVELERS which was praised as “a near-perfect example of fast-flowing musical drama” by The New York Times in its 2016 world premiere. Baritone Marcus DeLoach reprises the roles of Senator McCarthy, Estonian Frank and the Interrogator which he created at Cincinnati Opera. Performances take place March 2018.