Latest East Village Opera Company Stories

2008-09-26 09:00:25

By Kim Nowacki East village opera company Rock 'n' roll opera at the Capitol Next week, the Capitol Theatre's 2008-09 Best of Broadway series opens with the rock opera styling of the East Village Opera Company.

2008-09-19 15:00:32

By CRAIG SMITH When I first heard about East Village Opera Company's specialty of rock, jazz, or pop-song renditions of operatic arias, I was skeptical. When Olde School, the company's new disc, crossed my desk, I was even more dubious.

2008-09-15 18:00:22

By Emily Van Cleve For the Journal Canadian-born singer Tyley Ross was trained in classical vocal techniques during his youth, but he never sang operatic arias.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.