Il Divo fires back at the critics (and Katherine Jenkins' many dresses)...Local donkey gets big break...Opera telling a lost tale of the Holocaust premieres in Austria...Opera America doles out the cash...New York City Opera bits and bob goes on the auction block......Dustin Hoffman's "Quartet"...Hearing impaired teen opera singer gets grant.
If you are in Chicago, a friend has organized a benefit concert Friday, February 1st at 7:30 PM for the Newtown shooting. Information can be found here.
Information for The OC's Schubertiade Superbowl Sunday Soire can be found here.
This week features Michael, The OC, and Doug Dodson.