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Die Zauberflöte

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Minnesota Opera's 'Magic Flute' goes Hollywood
15 Apr 14 / Minnesota Star Tribune
Assessing the multimedia version of 'The Magic Flute'
15 Apr 14 / The Examiner
Surprise, surrealism, silliness abound in Minnesota Opera's 'Magic Flute'
15 Apr 14 / Pioneer Press

The Dream of Valentino

Minnesota Opera

A Valentino not worth fighting over
7 Mar 14 / Wall Street Journal
Tales of Hollywood glamor and scandal
6 Mar 14 / Daily Planet
'Valentino' finds ideal tenor in Valenti
4 Mar 14 / The Post Bulletin
Sounding the depths of 'The Dream of Valentino'
4 Mar 14 / The Examiner
'Valentino' has the makings of a great opera
3 Mar 14 / Pioneer Press
Dominick Argento's revised 'Valentino' is a triumph for Minnesota Opera
3 Mar 14 / Minnesota Star Tribune


Minnesota Opera

More fire and brimstone needed in 'Macbeth'
1 Feb 14 / The Post Bulletin
Minnesota Opera's dark chiller thrills
27 Jan 14 / Pioneer Press


Minnesota Opera

Jacquelyn Wagner a true Strauss heroine in 'Arabella'
12 Nov 13 / Minnesota Star Tribune
Minnesota Opera gets the mix just right
11 Nov 13 / Pioneer Press

Manon Lescaut

Minnesota Opera

Minnesota Opera captures Puccini's passion
23 Sep 13 / Pioneer Press
Minnesota Opera's 'Manon' rocks
23 Sep 13 / Minnesota Star Tribune


Minnesota Opera

'Turandot' leaves some riddles unanswered
18 Apr 13 / The Post Bulletin
Minnesota Opera concludes its 50th season with Turandot
16 Apr 13 / The Examiner
Visuals rule in Minnesota Opera's 'Turandot'
15 Apr 13 / Pioneer Press
The score’s problems are gratifyingly “solved” in a meticulous new Minnesota Opera production
15 Apr 13 / Minnesota Star Tribune


Minnesota Opera

Minnesota Opera's 'Hamlet' has modern tweaks and fabulous voices
4 Mar 13 / Pioneer Press


Minnesota Opera

Intrigue’s shadow in a church
4 Feb 13 / New York Times
The Minnesota Opera’s revisit of the Pulitzer Prize winning play has moments of promise, but never quite works
30 Jan 13 / Minnesota Daily
Operatic venue enhances dramatic power of 'Doubt'
28 Jan 13 / Minnesota Star Tribune
No ‘Doubt’ about it: Minnesota Opera stages compelling adaptation of Shanley play
28 Jan 13 / Washington Post
Complex Minnesota Opera production is simply impressive
28 Jan 13 / Pioneer Press

Anna Bolena

Minnesota Opera

Trilogy ends on high note
15 Nov 12 / The Post Bulletin
'Anna' for all the ages
12 Nov 12 / Pioneer Press


Minnesota Opera

New life for 'Nabucco'
25 Sep 12 / Minnesota Star Tribune
Minnesota Opera's 'Nabucco' is colorful and superbly sung
25 Sep 12 / Pioneer Press

Madama Butterfly

Minnesota Opera

A remarkable 'Madame Butterfly'
18 Apr 12 / Pioneer Press
'Madame Butterfly' a tragic tale, beautifully sung
17 Apr 12 / Minnesota Star Tribune

Lucia di Lammermoor

Minnesota Opera

Young singer shines in Minnesota Opera's 'Lucia'
6 Mar 12 / The Post Bulletin
Honor, blood, and madness
6 Mar 12 / The Examiner
Susanna Phillips is exquisite in 'Lucia'
6 Mar 12 / Minnesota Star Tribune
Voices soar in 'Lucia' amid stagnant staging
5 Mar 12 / Pioneer Press

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Articles about Minnesota Opera

Minnesota Opera's new works gets $750,000 gift

The Minnesota Opera has received a three-year, $750,000 gift that will support the commissions of upcoming new operas "The Manchurian Candidate," "The Shining" and "Dinner at Eight."
18 Jul 2014 / Pioneer Press

Minnesota Opera co-commissions 'Cold Mountain'

The Minnesota Opera has co-commissioned an adaptation of the best-selling Civil War novel "Cold Mountain," with music by Pulitzer-winning composer Jennifer Higdon.
7 May 2014 / Minnesota Star Tribune

Five fresh productions in Minnesota Opera 2014-15 season

What's new at Minnesota Opera? Well, everything next season.
21 Feb 2014 / Pioneer Press

Minnesota Opera gets two $100K grants

As the Minnesota Orchestra's woes continue and the 70-year-old New York City Opera closed its doors for good, Minnesota Opera received two six-figure grants within several days of each other.
9 Oct 2013 / Minnesota Star Tribune

Stephen King's 'The Shining' heads to Minnesota Opera

The sinister Overlook Hotel, the troubled Torrance family and those creepy ghost sisters made famous by Stephen King will have their stage debut in St. Paul, the Minnesota Opera has announced.
15 Sep 2013 / Minnesota Star Tribune
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