Marigny Opera House http://wwno.org en Italian Singer Performs Baroque Concert At Marigny Opera House http://wwno.org/post/italian-singer-performs-baroque-concert-marigny-opera-house <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">One can hear all kinds of music in New Orleans. There’s blues and </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Bart</span><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 16px;">ó</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">k</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">; soul and Sibelius. There is not, however, a whole lot of Baroque being played. Mattea Musso, a newcomer to the city,&nbsp;<a href="http://marignyoperahouse.bpt.me/" target="_blank">plans to change all that.</a></span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In this week’s <em>Notes from New Orleans</em>, Sharon Litwin talks to her about this centuries-old musical form.</span></p><p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 01:00:00 +0000 Sharon Litwin 49949 at http://wwno.org Brazilian Choreographer Collaborates With John Boutté http://wwno.org/post/brazilian-choreographer-collaborates-john-boutt <p></p><p><a href="http://vimeo.com/68789981" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Diogo de Lima</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is a Brazilian choreographer and Professor of Dance on the faculty of Tulane University.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On this week&#39;s <em>Notes from New Orleans</em>, Sharon </span>Litwin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talks with him about his newly-commissioned work that features live music by John </span>Boutté<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, to be performed in this week&#39;s &quot;New Dance Festival&quot; at </span><a href="http://www.marignyoperahouse.org/artist/?pid=1418&amp;eid=1399&amp;tid=15" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">the Marigny Opera House</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Sharon Litwin 44648 at http://wwno.org Opera And Jazz Unite In The Marigny http://wwno.org/post/opera-and-jazz-unite-marigny <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For the second summer in a row the </span>Marigny<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Opera House is offering itself as a performance venue to a homegrown small opera company.</span></p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 17:20:57 +0000 Sharon Litwin 40308 at http://wwno.org Old German Church In Marigny Transformed Into Performance Space http://wwno.org/post/old-german-church-marigny-transformed-performance-space <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">What happens when a classically trained pianist meets a closed-up church in the </span>Marigny<span style="line-height: 1.5;">? Why </span><a href="http://www.marignyoperahouse.org/about/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">he turns it into an opera house</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. This week on Notes from New Orleans, Sharon </span>Litwin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talks with Dave </span>Hurlbert<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the man behind that mission.</span></p><p> Thu, 23 May 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Sharon Litwin 34967 at http://wwno.org Need Plans After Jazz Fest? Make a Date with the Master of Puppets http://wwno.org/post/need-plans-after-jazz-fest-make-date-master-puppets <p></p><p>Inarguably, festival season in New Orleans is in full swing. But while most of the attention is going to multi-million dollar projects with international fans, there are still <a href="http://www.marignyoperahouse.org/artist/?pid=1101&amp;eid=1098&amp;tid=7" target="_blank">other festivals happening </a>under the radar.</p><p>On this week's Notes from New Orleans, Sharon Litwin speaks to <a href="http://www.themudlarkconfectionary.com/historypage.html" target="_blank">a Marigny artist</a> about the festival she's put together at two separate venues. One's family friendly, while the other is <a href="http://www.themudlarkconfectionary.com/mudlarkmenu.html" target="_blank">a bit taboo</a>.&nbsp; Thu, 02 May 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Sharon Litwin 34436 at http://wwno.org