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Fountain of Tears (Ainadamar)

April 8-16, 2023
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Opera meets flamenco in Osvaldo Golijov’s Fountain of Tears, which reimagines the life of revolutionary poet Federico García Lorca, whose political views and sexual orientation led to his violent death during the Spanish Civil War. The production powerfully blends dance, projections, and poetry.

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State Ballet of Georgia

April 29-30, 2023
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International ballet star Nina Ananiashvili (former prima ballerina with Bolshoi Ballet, The Royal Ballet, and American Ballet Theatre) leads this dynamic group with a program of mostly George Balanchine, accompanied by full orchestra.

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Program Notes for Fountain of Tears (Ainadamar)

Diana Burgwyn breaks down Fountain of Tears (Ainadamar).

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Reviews: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

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Reviews: Xerxes

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Xerxes – In Conversation with Key’mon W. Murrah

Countertenor Key’mon Murrah speaks about his career path and making his Detroit Opera debut in the high-flying title role of Handel’s Xerxes.

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