North Carolina Opera is pleased to announce the appointment of David Walker as its new Director of Development. Mr. Walker comes to NC Opera with years of institutional experience, including driving development and fundraising campaigns for arts organizations around the country, and is an internationally known countertenor whose 18-year performance career took him to many… Read More ›
RALEIGH, N.C.—North Carolina Opera General Director Eric Mitchko announced the company’s 2012-2013 season today. The season will commemorate the bicentennial of two of opera’s greatest composers, Richard Wagner and Giuseppe Verdi, both born in 1813. It will again include performances in both Raleigh and Chapel Hill, and will feature a mix of established stars and… Read More ›
Acclaimed singer and Durham resident Christine Weidinger, along with husband Ken Smith, have unveiled plans for Triangle Opera Studios. The new performance venture will offer full-length productions of familiar operas featuring gifted local singers in the title roles. The performances will be presented at little or no cost to the public.