Posts tagged "Renato Palumbo"

"AIDA" (Lyric Opera): Epic Love Story Stuns!

"AIDA" (Lyric Opera):  Epic Love Story Stuns!
#14.  Boy meets girl is a classic basic plot.  In modern day movies, a missed text, bad job, or family ties leads to a ninety minute contemplation if love can survive.  Often cute, sometimes trite!  Opera takes that same simplistic storyline and slaps it into a frenzy of dramatic passion.  Never cute, always powerful! The... Read more »

Review "Macbeth": "Macbeth" kills! Lady Gaines Frames It...Perfectly!

Lyric Opera of Chicago presents MACBETHIn the Ardis Krainik Theatre, 20 N. WackerBased on the tragedy written by William ShakespeareComposed by Giuseppe VerdiLibretto by Francesco Maria PiavePerformed in Italian in Four ActsProjected English titles by Francis RizzoConducted by Renato PalumboStage directed by Barbara GainesRemaining performances on October 6th, 9th, 12th, 15th, 18th, 21st, 24th, 30th... Read more »