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Francesca Zambello discusses Dialogues of the Carmelites

Friday, August 15, 2014

Faith is put to the ultimate test in Poulenc's powerful opera about an order of Carmelite nuns who refuse to renounce their beliefs during the French Revolution. WNO Artistic Director Francesca Zambello directs this company premiere, sung in English.

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Francesca Zambello discusses Dialogues of the Carmelites

Friday, August 15, 2014
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Francesca Zambello discusses The Flying Dutchman

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Francesca Zambello discusses The Little Prince

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Norman Garrett: Ford’s monologue from Verdi’s Falstaff

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Christian Bowers: "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"

Thursday, December 12, 2013
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Shantelle Przybylo and Norman Garrett: "Baby, It's Cold Outside"

Thursday, December 12, 2013
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Deborah Nansteel: "Silver Bells"

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Shantelle Przybylo: "Some Children See Him"

Thursday, December 12, 2013
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Ensemble: "Sing to Love"

Thursday, December 12, 2013
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Deborah Nansteel: "Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire"

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
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Yi Li, Patrick O'Halloran, and Yuri Gorodetsky: "O, Holy Night"

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
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Jacqueline Echols: "Quando me'n vo"

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
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Soloman Howard: "The Grinch Song"

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
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Jacqueline Echols: "The Twelve Days After Christmas"

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
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Ensemble: "White Christmas"

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
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Christian Bowers: “Per me giunto” from Verdi’s Don Carlo

Monday, December 09, 2013
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Deborah Nansteel: “Ah Michele don’t you know” from Menotti’s The Saint of Bleecker Street

Monday, December 09, 2013
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Patrick O’Halloran: “Che gelida manina” from Puccini’s La bohème

Monday, December 09, 2013
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Shantelle Przybylo: the Poison aria from Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette

Monday, December 09, 2013
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Soloman Howard: Gremin’s aria from Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin

Monday, December 09, 2013
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Wei Wu: “Come dal ciel precipita” from Verdi’s Macbeth

Monday, December 09, 2013
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Yi Li: Duet: “Parigi o cara” from Verdi’s La traviata

Monday, December 09, 2013
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Yuri Gorodetski: “Ecco ridente in cielo” from Rossini’s Il barbiere di Siviglia

Monday, December 09, 2013
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Jacqueline Echols: “Chi il bel sogno di Doretta” from Puccini’s La rondine

Monday, December 09, 2013
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Making of Opera: The Lion, The Unicorn, and Me - Costumes and Puppets

Wednesday, December 04, 2013
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Making of Opera: Developing Young Artists - Show Boat

Thursday, July 25, 2013
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Making of Opera: Developing Young Artists - National Anthem

Thursday, July 25, 2013
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Making of Opera: Developing Young Artists - Kickoff Meeting

Thursday, July 25, 2013
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Making of Opera: Developing Young Artists - Italian Lessons

Thursday, July 25, 2013
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WNO Commentary: Hansel and Gretel 3/5: Intermission talk (audio only)

Tuesday, November 20, 2012
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WNO Commentary: Hansel and Gretel 2/5: Act One: The broom-maker’s house (audio only)

Tuesday, November 20, 2012
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WNO Commentary: Hansel and Gretel 1/5: Introduction and Overture (audio only)

Tuesday, November 20, 2012
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WNO Commentary: Hansel and Gretel 4/5: Act Two: Into the woods (audio only)

Tuesday, November 20, 2012
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WNO Commentary: Hansel and Gretel 5/5: Act Three: At the gingerbread house (audio only)

Tuesday, November 20, 2012
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Anna Bolena Q&A - Recorded after the September 30, 2012 performance (audio only)

Thursday, October 04, 2012
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Making of Opera: Nabucco - Set Construction

Thursday, October 04, 2012
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Making of Opera: Nabucco - Rehearsal Process

Thursday, October 04, 2012
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Making of Opera: Nabucco - Va Pensiero

Thursday, October 04, 2012
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WNO Commentary: Anna Bolena 1/4: The opera in its history: Act One, Windsor Castle (audio only)

Monday, September 24, 2012
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Watch highlights from Anna Bolena

Monday, September 17, 2012
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WNO Commentary: Don Giovanni 4/4: Finale and Epilogue, Act Two: A dining room in Don Giovanni’s palace (audio only)

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
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WNO Commentary: Don Giovanni 3/4: Act Two: In the courtyard, streets and graveyard (audio only)

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
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WNO Commentary: Don Giovanni 2/4: Finale, Act One: A ballroom in Don Giovanni’s palace (audio only)

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
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WNO Commentary: Don Giovanni 1/4: Overture, Act One: In the courtyard and streets of Seville (audio only)

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
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WNO Commentary: Anna Bolena 2/4: Donizetti's early development: Act One, conclusion (audio only)

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
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WNO Commentary: Anna Bolena 3/4: Bel Canto culture: Act Two, The Tower of London (audio only)

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
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WNO Commentary: Anna Bolena 4/4: Act Two, conclusion (audio only)

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
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Nabucco Q&A - Recorded after the May 13, 2012 performance (audio only)

Friday, June 01, 2012
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Werther Q&A - Recorded after the May 14, 2012 performance (audio only)

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
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Andrew Foster-Willams on the importance of free art (2012-2013 Season Preview Concert)

Monday, May 21, 2012
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Così fan tutte Q&A - Recorded after the March 4, 2012 performance (audio only)

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Making of Opera: Nabucco - Set Design

Friday, April 27, 2012
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Making of Opera: Nabucco - Costume Shop

Friday, April 20, 2012
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Making of Opera: Nabucco - Costume Design

Wednesday, April 18, 2012
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Making of Opera: Nabucco - An Introduction

Wednesday, April 11, 2012
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WNO Music Director Philippe Auguin on Così fan tutte.

Tuesday, January 31, 2012
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Tosca Q&A - Recorded after the September 12, 2011 performance (audio only)

Monday, September 19, 2011
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WNO's 2010-11 Season

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Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera

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Rossini's The Barber of Seville

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