Raleigh, NC (PressExposure) May 26, 2008 -- Interview with Opera Company of North Carolina Director Airs Sunday, May 25
WAKE FOREST, N.C. (May 21, 2008)âTheClassicalStation.org announces today that its weekly program âPreview!â will feature an interview with Maryanne Talese, stage director of The Opera Company of North Carolina. The interview can be heard during the stationâs Sunday, May 25 program that airs from 6-9 p.m.
Talese will discuss the Opera Companyâs upcoming performance of âMadama Butterflyâ with âPreview!â host Deana Vassar. Performances will be May 30 and June 1 at Memorial Auditorium in Raleigh, N.C.
ââMadama Butterflyâ is opera's ultimate tale of passion, sorrow and sacrifice,â says Vassar. âWith this staging, the company concludes its journey through Italian opera history, celebrating a groundbreaking season and the growth of opera in this region.â
âPreview!â is a weekly feature that airs every Sunday evening from 6â9 p.m. ET and presents the latest in classical recordings and upcoming classical events. WCPEâs live broadcast of Great Classical Music, 24 Hours A Day can be accessed around the globe in several ways: on-line streaming in multiple formats, including IPv6; local cable television systems; and traditional radio broadcasting. A complete list of the ways WCPE is available with instructions for cable and satellite reception can be found at theclassicalstation.org/listen.shtml.
About The Opera Company of North Carolina: The mission of The Opera Company of North Carolina is to enhance the quality of life by presenting a broad spectrum of operatic performances that educate, entertain and inspire meaningful involvement with the community. Founded in 1996 by Robert Galbraith and his wife, Margaret Poyner Galbraith, OCNC focuses on artistic excellence, bringing fresh, dynamic, world-class opera to the Triangle. The Opera Company of North Carolina is committed to attracting the finest operatic talent available to the area, framing talent within handsomely apportioned productions, presenting opera in the finest technical and acoustical facilities in the area, and instilling in North Carolina citizens a profound appreciation and love for opera. For more information, visit http://www.operanc.com.