Berkshire Opera Festival Launches Second Season with “Ariadne auf Naxos”

Maestro Brian Garman, Artistic Director and Co-founder of the Berkshire Opera Festival, and Jonathon Loy, General Director and Co-Founder, started off slowly in 2014 and spent the first two years of their collaboration on the infrastructure – paperwork, fundraising, and logistics – for their new company before staging their first production last summer. And Madama Butterfly…

Hubbard Hall Presents Donizetti’s Opera “L’elisir d’amore”

(Cambridge, NY July 31, 2017) Hubbard Hall is pleased to once again bring opera to Washington County! L’elisir d’amore (The elixir of love) is the twelfth orchestra production to grace the Hubbard Hall stage since 2008. Bringing back the dream team that brought you 2013’s The Barber of Seville, conductor Maria Sensi Sellner and director Andrew Nienaber have joined…

Hubbard Hall Seeking Soprano, Tenor & Bass for Opera Production

Hubbard Hall is seeking 1 Soprano, 1 Tenor, and 1 Bass for the *CHORUS* in Donizetti’s L’elisir d’amore. Maria Sensi-Sellner will return to the Hall conduct, with Andrew Nienaber returning to direct, and we will also be welcoming back principal performers Patrick McNally, Andrew Adelsberger, and Christopher Lucier. We can provide *mileage reimbursement* to you…

Capital Rep Announces Children’s Auditions for the Water Music Project

Capital Repertory Theatre, 111 N. Pearl St., seeking:  (3) boys 10-15 (soprano/alto) and (3) girls 10-17 (soprano/alto) for the “Water Music” project with the Albany Symphony Orchestra.  This project features an original composition that combines music and narration celebrating the Erie Canal to be performed with full orchestra on the Schenectady site of the Canal.…