New York Opera Alliance Announces Premiere Event
New York, NY— On Sunday, November 3 at 3:00 p.m., the New York Opera Alliance (NYOA) is hosting its premiere event in the intimate setting of (Le) Poisson Rouge. This is a chance to celebrate New York’s always vibrant and diverse opera scene on the last day of National Opera Week, and to meet some of the many NYOA participants. Tickets ($10) are available at lepoissonrouge.com or 212.505.FISH.
A wide cross-section of NYOA’s participating organizations will present a program of arias and excerpts in all of the different musical styles that make up the operatic art form. From Baroque to Classical to Romantic, through the 20th century to the present day, there will be something for everyone.
NYOA (NYOperaAlliance.org) is a consortium of alternative/independent opera companies and producers operating within the five boroughs of New York City. It was established to enhance and support the visibility and viability of each organization and of the consortium as a whole. Since NYOA’s official roll-out announcement in April 2013, the membership has expanded to 29 organizations.
The New York Opera Alliance works in partnership with OPERA America, which is NYOA’s fiscal sponsor. As of October 1, 2013, NYOA’s members are:
|American Lyric Theater||Indie Opera Podcast|
|American Opera Projects||the little OPERA theatre of ny|
|Ardea Arts||Manhattan School of Music Opera Theater|
|Beth Morrison Projects||Morningside Opera|
|Bronx Opera Company||On Site Opera|
|Center for Contemporary Opera||Opera Breve|
|Chelsea Opera||Opera Ebony|
|Citywide Youth Opera||Opera Moderne|
|dell’Arte Opera Ensemble||Opera Omnia|
|Downtown Music Productions||Opera on Tap|
|Encompass New Opera Theatre||operamission|
|Experiments in Opera||Opera OGGI New York|
|Gotham Chamber Opera||Underworld Productions Opera|
|Harlem Opera Theater||Vertical Player Repertory|
|HERE Arts Center|
(Le) Poisson Rouge is located at 158 Bleecker Street (between Thompson and Sullivan Streets), and is closest to the Bleecker Street station on the 6, the Broadway/Lafayette Station on the B/D/F/M and the Prince Street station on the N/R.
Sunday, November 3, 2013
All tickets $10
Doors open at 2:00 p.m. for a 3:00 p.m. performance.
For tickets and/or information, please go to (Le) Poisson Rouge’s website at lepoissonrouge.com or call 212.505.FISH.
Don’t miss this chance to see so much of what NYOA, and the thriving opera community of New York City has to offer. It’s an opera lover’s dream!
To learn more about the New York Opera Alliance, visit NYOperaAlliance.org.
More information about National Opera Week is available at operaamerica.org/OperaWeek.
(Published courtesy of Opera America)