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Un Ballo in maschera (A Masked Ball) is a Tad Bumpy But Looks Good and Moves Well
Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 3:29 p.m. by D. L. Groover
If you want a foolproof diet, turn to Giuseppe Verdi. Mr. Opera knows what works best: no fat. No other composer so mastered the art of shedding superfluous pounds. He lived for sleek, and his masterpieces are models of speed and co...
7 Ways to Get Your Holiday Music Fix This Week in Houston
Monday, November 27, 2017 at 5 a.m. by Susie Tommaney
Usher in the holiday season with classic and contemporary Christmas music, including offerings from English composers, 1960s icons, Latin American folk tales and even a nod to Dr. Seuss's most grumpy character, the Grinch. Why is it...
Opera in the Heights Changes More than Artistic Directors
Monday, December 22, 2014 at 12:24 p.m. by Olivia Flores Alvarez
We spoke with David Douglas, chairman of the board of directors for Opera in the Heights, last week regarding the termination of artistic director Enrique Carreón-Robledo. One of the questions we asked Douglas was about the g...
Opera in the Heights Serves up Love, Lust, Sex and Violence in Rigoletto
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 11 a.m. by D. L. Groover
The set-up: Like the plays of Shakespeare, the operas of Verdi remain as fresh as ever. No matter how many times we see Rigoletto (last season at Houston Grand Opera, to name the most recent production), there is always something ne...