Magic of the Arts

The Opera "The Medium"

Gian Carlo Menotti’s operas are based on the gritty realism of our fallibilities and struggles. The composer was a true pioneer who brought opera into America’s living rooms with a celebrated 1951 television broadcast of Amahl and the Night Visitors. The Medium follows the inevitable demise of...
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Magic of the Arts Event: Opera's 75th Anniversary Celebration

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE NEW ORLEANS OPERA! 75 years of brilliant opera in one night with historic memories and legendary musical moments! International stars and Louisiana’s leading vocal talent come together to salute our rich past and to usher in the next 75 years of opera in New Orleans. Maestro...
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In 1996, an original rock musical by a little‐known composer opened on Broadway… and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson’s RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. And now, this Pulitzer...
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