Posts about: Opera

Angela Brown rejoins her ISO family for ‘Yuletide’

December 12, 2018

The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra‘s annual holiday extravaganza, “IPL Yuletide Celebration,” conducted by Principal Pops conductor Jack Everly,  which opened on Nov. 30 and continues through Dec. 23, is a bona fide hit. To read my observations of the show, see my review published Dec.1 on... read more

‘Madama Butterfly’ showcases high caliber IU Opera Theater program

November 15, 2016

There is a reason why the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is celebrated all over the world for its excellence. And nowhere was that distinction more evident that in IU Opera Theater’s production of Giacomo Puccini’s “Madama Butterfly,” with stage direction by Lesley Koenig.... read more