After nearly a half century on stage, San Diego Opera will cease operations after its current season, said Ian Campbell, the opera’s general and artistic director. (Photo: Ken Howard)
Robert W. Wilson, the American hedge fund manager and former chairman of New York City Opera, has died, an apparent suicide.
An auction of the meager remains of the bankrupt New York City Opera’s property musical instruments, some bits of scenery and costumes is scheduled for December 12.
Serious opera fan and internet pioneer Mike Richter died earlier this week.
“Opera America, a service organization for opera companies, has expressed interest in purchasing City Opera’s thrift shop…”
The celebrated opera director and filmmaker died today of lung cancer in Paris. He was 68.