Tag Archives: Atlanta Opera

On top of the bar, Carmen (Megan Marino) performs for the patrons of the Threepenny Tavern. (credit: Ken Howard)

The Atlanta Opera takes Carmen to East Texas for an American spin on a French classic

THE ATLANTA OPERA April 15, 2021 The Big Tent, at Cobb Energy Centre Threepenny Carmen adapted from Bizet’s opera, Carmen Jorge Parodi, conductor Tomer Zvulun, stage director Cast: Megan Marino (Carmen), Jasmine Habersham (Micaëla), Richard Trey Smagur (Don José), […]

Poster art for The Atlanta Opera's "Threepenny Opera" and "Threepenny Carmen." (credit: The Atlanta Opera)

The Atlanta Opera springs forward with two original opera adaptations, three concerts in the works for late April, early May

Mark Gresham | 24 FEB 2021 Spring is the season of renewal. On Tuesday, The Atlanta Opera announced its Spring 2021 season. The company’s Molly Blank Big Tent series returns April 15 through May 9, but at a new […]

Richard Trey Smagur as Canio in The Atlanta Opera's recently released video of "Pagliacci." (credit: Felipe Barral)

Review: Verismo opera “Pagliacci” in a fascinating rendering, video by The Atlanta Opera

The Atlanta Opera Leoncavallo: Pagliacci (2021 video produced from the company’s “Big Tent| live performance series, October 22 — November 15. 2020) • Cast: Reginald Smith Jr. (Tonio), Richard Trey Smagur (Canio), Talise Trevigne (Nedda),Joseph Lattanzi (Silvio), Megan Marino (Beppe). […]

Shoes and toy soldiers:symbolically important in The Kaiser of Atlantis (credit: Felipe Barral)

Review: Atlanta Opera takes “Kaiser” from stage to online cinema

Mark Gresham | 27 JAN 2021 – International Holocaust Remembrance Day When The Atlanta Opera launched its Spotlight Media platform in December, one of the first trio of its online offerings was the video made from their live Big […]