"Mr. Pinkerton, you spent a hundred yen for me. I will take care to be very frugal. And to please you." Cio Co San
"Think of love as a state of grace, not the means to anything, but the alpha and omega. An end in itself." Marquez
The energetic exuberance, the creative coping, the thrills of young love and the disappointments all to the music of a master of emotions.
Conductor David Effron: his first encounter, challenges, and joys of later visits and thoughts on lingering.
Madama Butterfly...a tragic west meets east story!
Why a familiar opera role is nothing like a pair of comfortable old shoes.
The IU Opera Theater welcomes two guests for its production of Giacomo Puccini’s 'Suor Angelica' and 'Gianni Schicchi.'
IU Alumna Angela Brown returns to Bloomington with her one woman show.
"I think Puccini's heroines are stronger than Verdi’s. Magda's every bit as strong and self-deluded as Tosca or Madama Butterfly.”