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Arts and Humanities
3:15 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

REVIEW | Truth, Youth and Beauty Shine in Kentucky Opera's 'La Bohème'

Rodolfo (Patrick O'Halloran) and Marcello (Luis Orozco) comfort Mimi (Corinne Winters) on her deathbed as Schaunard (Christiaan Smith-Kotlarek), Musetta (Emily Albrink) and Colline (John Arnold) look on.
Credit Patrick Pfister / Kentucky Opera

The Kentucky Opera opens its season Friday with a gorgeous production of Giacomo Puccini’s “La Bohème.” The talented cast is young and beautiful, Robert Little’s set is sumptuous, and when combined with Puccini’s stirring score – let’s just say that freezing in a shabby candlelit Paris apartment with your underemployed friends never felt so appealing.  

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Arts and Humanities
5:30 pm
Mon September 17, 2012

Opera Season Opens with 'Tosca'

Kara Shay Thomson as Tosca and Jon Burton as Cavaradossi in "Tosca."
Patrick Pfister Kentucky Opera

The Kentucky Opera opens Puccini’s tragedy “Tosca” this week.  The company will begin its 60th anniversary season with Friday’s gala performance in the Brown Theatre, accompanied by the Louisville Orchestra.

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