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Summertime Vacation Destinations for Enjoying Opera, Part IV: Attending the “Ring of the Nibelungs” in Seattle

August 2013 will provide several opportunities for North Americans (and opera goers from elsewhere in the world) to immerse themselves in live opera performances. We have already reported this year’s Santa Fe Opera [Summertime Vacation Destinations for Enjoying Opera, Part 2 – the 2013 Santa Fe Opera Festival] and Glimmerglass Festivals [Summertime Vacation Destinations for […]

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Tom’s Tips for the 2011 Santa Fe Opera Festival

By this time, every opera lover knows that each summer something very special is happening in the world of opera  – in Santa Fe, New Mexico.  The Santa Fe Opera presents a season of five operas all summer in its resplendent outdoor (but covered) opera house-in-the-desert in the hills just north of Santa Fe.  It is hard to imagine […]

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