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International cast of winners in Alltech & UK Opera Theatre Vocal Scholarship Competition

Some familiar faces and new prospects walked away winners at last Sunday’s Alltech & UK Opera Vocal Scholarship Competition. The event, which has brought numerous current University of Kentucky stars to the voice program, attracted 22 competitors from the United … 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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‘Lucia di Lammermoor’ photo album

Here’s our slide show from the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre’s production of Lucia di Lammermoor. Mouse over the bottom to get controls. Click on the little comment cloud to the left to activate captions. If you click on a … Continue reading

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Review: UK Opera’s ‘Lucia di Lammermoor’

Lucia di Lammermoor is an opera about a man who forces his sister to marry for money. His sister is in love with another man — in her mind, married to him. But the brother tricks the sister into a … Continue reading

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