Tag Archives: Julie LaDouceur

Notebook: Anthony Clark Evans brings his award-winning voice home

See more: Photo gallery from Anthony Clark Evans recital Anthony Clark Evans’ story of going from car salesman to opera sensation in less than a year has been one of the funnest arts stories of the year. Fun: It ‘s … Continue reading

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Review: UK Opera Theatre’s Romeo et Juliette

See the show: Romeo et Juliette is the first broadcast on the iHigh Alltech Arts Network. Click here to see the performance reviewed. Click here for the live stream of the 2 p.m. Oct. 23 performance. Photo gallery: The Oct. … Continue reading

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2011 Alltech Vocal Scholarship Competition Winners

Saturday was a good day for local talent at the Sixth Annual Alltech Vocal Scholarship Competition as an established University of Kentucky star won at the graduate level and a trio of Lexington-area students took the undergraduate honors. The awards … Continue reading

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UK Opera gets NYT rave for Christmas

In the grand scheme of great Christmas presents for young opera singers, a rave review from The New York Times would have to rank pretty high. And that is what the UK Opera students in the world premier production of … Continue reading

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Notebook: River of Time Cast 1

I’ve talked before at le blog about the challenge of reviewing University of Kentucky Opera Theatre productions because the collegiate company always double-casts shows due to singers’ needs for vocal rest — professional companies rarely put a show up on … Continue reading

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Review: UK Opera Theatre’s River of Time

Note: Space is finite in newspapers, really more finite than ever. This being a new opera, I wrote a bit longer than a usual review, and a little bit longer than the printed page in Saturday’s paper will hold. This … Continue reading

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University of Kentucky Opera singers in England with Ali

So, earlier last week, I started getting notes from University of Kentucky Opera Theatre director Everett McCorvey about the UK Singers, Muhammad Ali and England. They and other dignitaries hopped across the pond for the Alltech FEI European Jumping and … Continue reading

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