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Artistic Director Jonathan Pell at the Arena di Verona Part II

by Megan Meister

Act I of Franco Zeffirelli’s production of CARMEN at the Arena di Verona. Yesterday I went to a newly opened opera museum in an old palazzo that has been funded by a support organization of the Arena di Verona. The first part of the exhibit focused on the music publishing house of Ricordi, and featured […]

Artistic Director Jonathan Pell at the Arena di Verona

by Megan Meister

The crowd arriving for the performance at the Arena di Verona. Every opera lover should attend a performance of AIDA once in their lifetime at the Arena di Verona. The sheer spectacle is something out of an old Cecil B. DeMille epic, and if it wasn’t a cast of thousands then it was at least […]