Monday, 17 January 2022

Tag Archives: Opera

100th Salzburg festival kicks off under virus restrictions

LONDON: While many theatres, opera houses and concert halls across the globe remain closed, one of the world’s most prestigious summer music festivals has opened in Austria this weekend – with strict anti-coronavirus measures in place. Organisers of the annual Salzburg Festival had originally planned a glittering array of 200 ...

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Opera on Benazir Bhutto’s life to open in Pittsburgh next year

NEW YORK: A noted American company is producing an opera on the life and legacy of Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto, the former prime minister of Pakistan who was assassinated in 2007. Created by eminent Emirati-American composer Mohammed Fairouz, and award-winning Pakistani author Mohammed Hanif, the opera titled Bhutto will premier in ...

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