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Calaf's quest for the heart of the icy princess Turandot is the stuff of legend and, in Austin Lyric Opera production of Puccini's opera, was an opportunity to hear some exquisite music excellently performed.
"...TurandotBass Concert Hall, Nov. 21..."

Nov. 28, 2003 Arts Review by Robi Polgar

ALO's production puts the 'grand' in grand opera
"...TurandotDell Hall at the Long Center, 701 W. Riverside, 472-5992..."

April 20, 2012 Arts Review by Adam Roberts

A grand operatic production of Turnadot by the Chinese National Opera has been canceled, playwright C. Denby Swanson receives a McKnight Advancement Grant, Davy Crockett gets caught in the Web, and Peter Pan receives his own Amy's Ice Cream flavor.
"...'Turandot' Not..."

May 10, 2002 Arts Column by Robert Faires

The Daytime TV Diaries
TV Eye
"...stiff English series, and dull nature documentaries. He adored Turandot, I craved Bugs Bunny, but I watched Turandot just..."

Aug. 8, 1997 Screens Column by Margaret Moser

2012 Austin Critics Table Awards
Giving a lot of sweet bouquets (and taking their sweet time doing it)
"...Turandot, Austin Lyric Opera..."

June 8, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Critics Table Nominations, 2003-2004
The full list of nominations for the 2003-2004 Austin Critics Table Awards, recognizing outstanding achievements in local theatre, dance, classical music, and visual art
"...Turandot, Austin Lyric Opera..."

May 14, 2004 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Top 10 Ensembles of 2012
The year's most memorable groupings in classical music, dance, and theatre
"...6) THE COMPANY OF 'TURANDOT' (Austin Lyric Opera) It brimmed with talented performers of..."

Jan. 4, 2013 Arts Feature by Adam Roberts

2012 Austin Critics Table Awards
For the 20th time, a big hand for the nominees if you please
"...Elizabeth Caballero, Turandot..."

May 25, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Lyric Opera
With the sale of the Heller Opera Center, ALO is back in the black
" for its remaining productions, Lucia di Lammermoor and Turandot...."

Jan. 13, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Lyric Opera
Despite its seven-figure debt, the opera lives to sing another day
"...November, Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor in January/February, and Puccini's Turandot in April – albeit with shorter runs: three performances..."

June 24, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Viva La Diva/3 Mo' Divas
Two different trios of African-American sopranos sing in Austin in two weeks
"...Maschera, Samson et Dalila) and 20th century works (Puccini's Turandot, Menotti's The Medium, Weill's Street Scene, and, naturally, Gershwin's..."

Oct. 10, 2008 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Richard Buckley
Austin Lyric Opera artistic director Richard Buckley is taking his baton up to Ohio to serve as principal conductor for Opera Cleveland
"...Lyric Opera Cleveland. Seems Buckley's stint conducting Cleveland Opera's Turandot last November went so swimmingly that the merged companies..."

July 28, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Months of speculation come to an end as Austin Lyric Opera appoints conductor Richard Buckley to the position of artistic director.
"...have an artistic role in its productions of Puccini's Turandot (Nov. 21-24), Mozart's Così Fan Tutte (Jan. 9-17), and..."

Aug. 29, 2003 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Twelve more friends of the arts have been named to the Austin Arts Hall of Fame, and Austin Lyric Opera loses Managing Director Michael Murphy to a performing arts organization in San Diego, from whence he came.
"...Flying Dutchman by Richard Wagner. The season opens with Turandot by Giacomo Puccini in November, followed by Così Fan..."

March 28, 2003 Arts Column by Robert Faires

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