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UK voice student takes every opportunity to sing

Reginald Smith Jr. had no other option. He was at home in Atlanta. He had an audition for the voice department at the University of Kentucky the next morning. The family car had broken down. So at 11 p.m., he … Continue reading

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Opera Review: UK Opera’s Die Fledermaus

Who knew these UK Opera kids were so funny? The last few years, they haven’t had much of a chance to show it. They’ve been dealing with subjects like slavery (River of Time), murder (Lucia di Lammermoor), pretty young things … Continue reading

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Kentucky Opera will make itself at home in the Brown

The last time I saw a Carlise Floyd Opera presented by the Kentucky Opera, it was Susannah at Louisville’s Brown Theatre in February 2000. The production and the beauty and intimacy of the space made it an evening I still … Continue reading

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