LexPhil presents the world premiere of “No Borders: Concerto for Canadian Brass and Orchestra”

Canadian Brass (Photo from Canadian Brass) The Lexington Philharmonic presents world-renowned “Kings of Brass” Canadian Brass and Saykaly Garbulinska Composer-in-Residence Chris Brubeck for the world premiere of Brubeck’s No Borders: Concerto for Canadian Brass and Orchestra at CB Squared!, Saturday, November 11th at 7:30 pm at the Singletary Center for the Arts. The evening opens with Rossini’s...

From aficionados to newbies, UK Opera Theatre’s Barber of Seville will have audiences laughing

By Whitney Hale Special to KyForward University of Kentucky Opera Theatre brings to the stage this weekend one of opera’s most popular works, Gioachino Rossini’s critically acclaimed “The Barber of Seville,” Feb. 24-26, at the Singletary Center for the Arts. The popularity of this celebrated opera is not just due to its comedic take on love but also its accessibility to all...

UK Opera Theatre season takes comedic turn with performances of Rossini’s Barber of Seville

University of Kentucky Opera Theatre continues the 2016-17 season with Gioachino Rossini’s critically acclaimed “The Barber of Seville.” The production will take the stage Feb. 24-26, at the Singletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall. Considered the world’s most popular comic opera, “The Barber of Seville,” is brimming with recognizable melodies, most notably the...