Farinelli: Glory Without Balls

Farinelli: Il Castrato

Early spoiler for everyone – when Farinelli (real name: Carlo Broschi) thanked God for having a friend like Benedict (his employer’s paraplegic son), the young boy replied “God has nothing to do with it”. Even young folks like him are aware of the pain and suffering that performers like Farinelli go through in the quest of preserving their beautiful voices.   Farinelli

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Nuts and Bolts, Opera Style

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Several articles proliferate online regarding opera despite the misconception that it is dead. It is not and folks would still flock to opera houses to get their does of quality singing and acting. As much as some opera fans could be the most notorious fans ever of the performing arts, the fact that they stuck around to keep themselves updated

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Brace Yourselves: The Marco Polo Rerun is Coming

Marco Polo: An Untold Love Story

It seems like yesterday when I watched the premiere of the Filipino-penned musical “Marco Polo: An Untold Love Story”. A family friendly musical that reminded me of the music-laced films I have witnessed as a kid and gave birth to the “Disney-fication” of children’s entertainment. I mean that in a good way. Expectations are high and I am excited knowing

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Anna Nicole: Opera as Pop Culture Commentary

Anna Nicole The Opera

How can you make opera relatable to modern audiences that has been accustomed to several reruns of Bizet’s “Carmen”, Puccini’s “Tosca” and Verdi’s “La Traviata”? Offer new material that they are more familiar with in an effortless manner. How familiar? So familiar that the mainstream market would feel so flabbergasted with the chosen material that there is no way they

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Enter Laughing The Musical – LA EPA *NEW DATE*

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Category:Performer Description: Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts | Beverly Hills, CA Call Type Equity Principal Contract LORT Non-Rep LORT D minimum – $600 Personnel DIRECTOR: STUART ROSS CASTING DIRECTORS: BRUCE H. NEWBERG AND BETH LIPARI • EPA Rules are in effect. • A monitor will be provided. Other Dates First rehearsal:

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Devoted Dreams – NYC Equity Principal Auditions

Anna Bamberger Productions Category:Performer Description: Anna Bamberger Productions | New York, NY Call Type Equity Principal Contract Mini $418/wk Personnel Writer: Christopher B. Latro Producer/Director: Anna Bamberger Casting Director: Joy Dewing Casting – Holly Buczek • EPA Rules are in effect. • A monitor will be provided. Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend. Always bring

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The Frugal Repast- NYC Equity Principal Auditions

Anna Bamberger Productions Category:Performer Description: Anna Bamberger Productions | New York, NY Call Type Equity Principal Contract Mini $418/wk Personnel Writer: Christopher B. Latro Producer/Director: Anna Bamberger Casting Director: Joy Dewing Casting – Holly Buczek • EPA Rules are in effect. • A monitor will be provided. Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend. Always bring

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Hands On A Hardbody – GA EPA by Appointment

Aurora Theatre Inc. Category:Performer Description: Aurora Theatre Inc. | Lawrenceville, GA Call Type Equity Principal Contract SPT Tier 6; $417/week Personnel Music: Trey Anastasio and Amanda Green Lyrics: Amanda Green Book: Doug Wright Director: Hunter Foster Choreographer: Lorin Latarro Music Director: Ann-Carol Pence • A monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition. Other

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