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BLO Emerging Artists: Summer Plans!

May 28, 2015

This week, we caught up with several of BLO's 2014/15 Emerging Artists to find out where their operatic pursuits were… »

DR. VON LYRIC: A Little Needed Harmony

May 19, 2015

I was listening recently to Jonas Kaufmann's new and somewhat surprising CD, You Mean the World to Me: As you can… »

Jon Saxton, BLO Board of Overseers, featured in Haverford Magazine

May 15, 2015

We were so moved to read this recent reflection by BLO Board of Overseers member, Jon Saxton, published in Haverford… »

We’ll Always Have Paris—BLO’s 2015/16 Season

May 13, 2015

By Richard Dyer Purchasing a subscription to the 2015/16 Boston Lyric Opera Season is another way to fly off to Paris.… »

The Ethics of Don Giovanni

May 12, 2015

By Magda Romanska, Ph.D., BLO DramaturgDon Giovanni (Duncan Rock) and the Commendatore (Steven Humes) Photo © T. Charles Erickson for BLO.Don… »

DR. VON LYRIC: A Serenade to, for, and by Don Giovanni

May 8, 2015

The Don has been charming audiences (and perhaps causing slight anxiety) over the past weeks at the Shubert Theatre. One of his… »

Don Giovanni: The Law of the Father

May 7, 2015

By Magda Romanska, Ph.D., BLO DramaturgDon Juan and the Statue of the Commander in a painting by Alexandre-Évariste Fragonard,ca. 1830–35 (Musée des… »