Opera Swirl Image

News & Media

Press & Media Information:

Reviews
Feature Articles
Press Releases

Reviews

Opera Birmingham: Evening of tragic opera brings star performances to Wright Center (opera review)
-- al.com, March 15, 2014

Opera Birmingham’s ‘Rigoletto’ high entertainment by any standard (opera review)
-- al.com, January 25, 2014

An Opera Birmingham Christmas: Traditional and lesser known music fills Brock Hall (music review)
-- al.com, December 20, 2013

Opera Birmingham’s cleverly conceived ‘Magic Flute’ a ’60s throwback (opera review)
-- al.com, March 16, 2013

Opera Birmingham’s ‘Madame Butterfly’ soars at Wright Center (opera review) (with video)
-- al.com, January 26, 2013

Opera Birmingham’s unmistakable holiday spirit
-- al.com, December 22, 2012

Bray Wilkins excels in Italian, Russian arias at Opera Birmingham event
-- The Birmingham News, October 27,2012

Angela Brown’s powerful vocals test limits of new ASFA theater
-- The Birmingham News, April 14, 2012

Read Excerpts from the Birmingham News Review of Carmen by Michael Huebner

Need good Christmas music? Find an opera singer
-- The Birmingham News, December 17, 2011

Melissa Shippen Burrows in recital: Opera Birmingham’s choice for ‘rising star’
-- The Birmingham News, November 06, 2011

ASO, Opera Birmingham team up for excellent evening of Wagner
-- The Birmingham News, April 17, 2011

‘Lucia di Lammermoor’: Gone mad again by Opera Birmingham
-- The Birmingham News, March 19, 2011

Gounod’s ‘Faust’ unfolds brilliantly in Opera Birmingham production
-- The Birmingham News, January 30, 2011

Opera Birmingham celebrates the holidays at home
-- The Birmingham News, December 18, 2010

Tour de force from a coy superstar
-- The Birmingham News, November 17, 2010

Stellar cast propels ‘The Marriage of Figaro’ in Opera Birmingham show
-- The Birmingham News, March 20, 2010

Opera Birmingham: Kristin Lewis’ commanding singing in ‘Aida’ leads stellar cast
-- The Birmingham News, January 30, 2010

Back to top

Feature Articles

Gallery: Dress rehearsal for Opera Birmingham’s ‘Pagliacci,’ ‘Suor Angelica’ double bill; show opens Friday at Wright Center
al.com, March 13, 2014

Laugh until you cry in Opera Birmingham’s tragic double bill of ‘Pagliacci,’ ‘Suor Angelica’ (gallery, videos)
al.com, March 04, 2014

Singing at your supper: Opera Birmingham fundraiser, ‘Viva Italia,’ set to raise money in style
al.com, February 17, 2014

Opera Birmingham’s ‘Rigoletto’: A court jester’s tragic dilemma, a meeting of minds and voices (video)
al.com, January 15, 2014

Tragic clowns, suicidal nun highlight Opera Birmingham’s three Italian operas in 2013-14
al.com, August 7, 2013

Nicholas Pallesen takes top prize in Opera Birmingham competition
al.com, May 29, 2013

Nationally recognized Opera Birmingham competition to be held May 18-19
al.com, May 7, 2013

Opera Birmingham channeling the 1960s for ‘The Magic Flute’
al.com, March 7, 2013

Opera Birmingham gala celebrating upcoming production of Mozart’s ‘The Magic Flute’
al.com, February 22, 2013

Opera Birmingham’s Madame Butterfly: Bridging Japanese, American cultures, in Italian
al.com, January 16, 2013

Opera Birmingham celebrating Tide victory with discounts to ‘Butterfly’
al.com, January 08, 2013

Reminder: De-Scrooge at Opera Birmingham Christmas show this weekend
al.com, December 20, 2012

Opera stars singing their merry best at Opera Birmingham’s ‘Home for the Holidays’
al.com, December 12, 2012

Young opera, symphony supporters getting together at Iron City
al.com, December 10, 2012

Rising star Bray Wilkins in spotlight at Opera Birmingham opener
al.com, October 25, 2012

Opera Birmingham celebrates National Opera Week with food, attic sale, more
al.com, October 24, 2012

Opera Birmingham returns to two full productions in 2012-13
al.com, October 02, 2012

Opera Birmingham honors winners of 2012 vocal competition
al.com, June 04, 2012

34th Opera Birmingham vocal competition takes place this weekend
al.com, May 17, 2012

Soprano Angela Brown to test new ASFA theater
al.com, April 09, 2012

‘Carmen’ gala to raise funds for Opera Birmingham
al.com, February 19, 2012

Opera Birmingham: ‘Carmen’ combines French refinement, Spanish flavor
al.com, March 11, 2012

Rising star Melissa Burrows to sing today at Opera Birmingham event
al.com, November 06, 2011

Opera week in Birmingham combines cabaret, rising star, an attic sale and a little vino
al.com, October 30, 2011

Hype builds for gala event at new performing arts theater: ‘An Evening with Angela Brown’ presented by Opera Birmingham
al.com, July 10, 2011

Birmingham’s arts attendance still down, but optimism on the rise
al.com, July 10, 2011

Opera Birmingham: ‘Carmen’ the highlight in 2011-12
al.com, June 26, 2011

‘The Great Wagner Concert’: Richard Wagner getting his due at Opera Birmingham show
al.com, April 10, 2011

Alabama born singers bringing world stage credits home for ‘Lucia’
al.com, March 13, 2011

Opera Birmingham’s Faust to star in 3-D ‘Carmen’
al.com, March 4, 2011

The devil comes to Samford when Opera Birmingham performs ‘Faust’
al.com, January 25, 2011

Birmingham opera stars to sing at home for the holidays
al.com, December 13, 2010

Elizabeth Futral: Opera star returns to alma mater
al.com, November 14, 2010

Futral, Phillips bring star power to Opera Birmingham in 2010-11
al.com, June 06, 2010

Back to top

Press Releases

Magic Flute

Madame Butterfly

Home for the Holidays 2012

National Opera Week

Catch a Rising Star

2012-2013 Season Announcement

2012 Vocal Competition – Winner Announcement

Vocal Competition 2012

An Evening with Angela Brown

Carmen

Red & Black Gala

Home For The Holidays 2011

Catch a Rising Start 2011

National Opera Week 2011

2011-2012 Tickets on Sale

2011-2012 Season Announcement

2011 Vocal Competition

The Great Wagner Concert 2011

Lucia di Lammermoor 2011

Tenors, Tartans & Tiramisu 2011

Faust 2011

Home for the Holidays 2010

An Evening with Elizabeth Futral 2010

National Opera Week 2010

Back to top