A chance to see two very different one act operas, one old favorite and a new one that is about current issues, in Bennington.
Coming up in short order are The Met’s Live in HD Telecasts to local theaters. On the schedule are Macbeth Oct.11 , Marriage of Figaro Oct. 18 and Carmen Nov. 1. We have video previews.
“The Merry Widow” is just one of ten operas including five new productions, included in the 2014-15 season of live opera transmissions from the Metropolitan Opera.
Having avoided a divorce with its unions, “The Marriage of Figaro” will open the Met Opera season as scheduled on September 22
Staged opera in workshop form is on tap at the Unicorn for the opera-starved Berkshires.
Renée Fleming seems to be everywhere in the Berkshires this summer, from Tanglewood to the Williamstown Theatre Festival and even on the big screen at The Clark Art Institute in a reprise of Verdi’s “Otello.”
This Summer Renée Fleming will grace the boards at the Williamstown Theatre Festival, while also singing Desdemona on screen as part of The Met’s Live in HD series.