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Thursday | Jan 28, 2016

Opera in the Wild West

Opera Trivia Although Puccini’s The Girl of the Golden West (La fanciulla del West) is clearly set in the American West, replete with sheriffs and… Read More

Wednesday | Jan 20, 2016

The Girl of the Golden West based on a play by David Belasco

About Belasco Nicknamed the “Bishop of Broadway” due to his conservative and clerical appearance, David Belasco was an American theatrical producer, director and playwright responsible… Read More

Monday | Jan 11, 2016

La fanciulla del West: The Girl of the Golden West

In Short Gun-totin’ barmaid Minnie fights for true love in Puccini’s “spaghetti western” opera, making her mark on a gold-rush California town with a rifle,… Read More

Monday | Dec 14, 2015

Giacomo Puccini

Opera Omaha’s The Girl of the Golden West is Feb. 12 & 14, 2016 at the Orpheum Theater. Learn more about the man behind the… Read More

Monday | Nov 16, 2015

Expression through music at the Omaha Children’s Museum

Every person is born making sound – just think of what that means! When our new-born voices first cried out to the world, we took… Read More



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