After Les Misérables: The Power of Literature on Display 看見文學的力量 -《悲慘世界》之後

by Chou Fen-Ling 周芬伶 I’ve always thought films adapted from musicals are superfluous. I’d rather go to the musical itself if I can spare the extra money; I wouldn’t bother going to the movie if I had read both the original book and seen its musical adaptation, for that would only bring disappointment. Exceptions, of course, still exist: “West Side Story” and “My Fair Lady,” … Continue reading After Les Misérables: The Power of Literature on Display 看見文學的力量 -《悲慘世界》之後

AVA’s “Masked Ball” 化妝舞會,在費城

by Michael Caruso The Academy of Vocal Arts(AVA) opened its production of Giuseppe Verdi’s “A Masked Ball” Saturday evening in its Warden Theater in center city Philadelphia. Conducted by AVA’s music director, Christofer Macatsoris, and stage directed by Tito Capobianco, the mounting continues May 2, 4, 8 and 11. AVA 音樂學院演出 Giuseppe Verdi(Verdi) 的「化妝舞會」, 星期六晚上, 在它費城市中心的瓦登劇院開幕。 由AVA的音樂總監 Christofer Macatsoris 指揮, Tito Capobianco 擔任導演, 這齣歌劇在5月2, 4, … Continue reading AVA’s “Masked Ball” 化妝舞會,在費城