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  • New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera’s Artistic Director, Lucine Amara, announces the cast performing in the company’s debut of Giacomo Puccini’s last opera, Turandot. Verismo Opera is the Bergen Performing Arts Center’s (bergenPAC) house opera company. See this dramatic opera set in ancient China on Sunday, April 22, 2018. The performance begins at 3:00 p.m. […]

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  • The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera, the house opera company of the Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC), resumes in March the Bring the Family to the Opera initiative, featuring special discount ticket sales. This well-received program introduces children and the extended family to opera.  Furthermore, they enjoy seeing live, fully staged performances, as the […]

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  • The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera announces its nomination for Favorite Opera Company in the 2018 JerseyArts.com People’s Choice Awards.  Vote today! This year, the annual awards program observes its tenth year honoring New Jersey’s vibrant, diverse arts organizations.  Discover Jersey Arts oversees the program. Voters reside anywhere in the universe!  With ballots accessible […]

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  • The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera’s Artistic Director, Lucine Amara, proudly announces the winners and the finalists selected in the company’s 29th Annual International Vocal Competition. Soprano Yulan Piao, a finalist in Verismo Opera’s 28th Annual International Vocal Competition, receives first place and a $2,000 award. Tenor Peter Scott Drackley takes second place and […]

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  • The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera holds open auditions for singers during January 2018 to perform with the Verismo Opera Chorus. Artistic Director Lucine Amara announces professional, amateur, and retired male and female singers may audition. Auditions take place on Wednesdays, January 17, 24, and 31 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The auditions […]

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  • The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera continues its 29th season in 2018 with the debut of Giacomo Puccini’s dramatic opera, Turandot. Artistic Director Lucine Amara announces Verismo Opera presents this grand opera on April 22 at 3:00 p.m. at the Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) in Englewood, New Jersey. Give the Gift of Turandot […]

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  • Share your love for opera with family and friends this season.  What can you do?  Give a gift of grand opera!  First, support the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera.  Make a donation.  The opera company is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization in Bergen County, New Jersey. The company presents grand operas at the Bergen Performing […]

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  • Lucine Amara, Artistic Director of the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera, announces the cast performing in Giacomo Puccini’s Tosca on Sunday, October 15, 2017. Under Amara, one of the Metropolitan Opera’s finest performers of Tosca, Verismo Opera, the Bergen Performing Arts Center’s (bergenPAC) house opera company in Englewood, New Jersey, presents the opera at […]

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  • New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera’s Artistic Director, Lucine Amara, announces the casting of supernumerary roles. Supernumeraries (supers) appear in the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera’s new production of Giacomo Puccini’s Tosca on Sunday, October 15, 2017. Verismo Opera, the house opera company of the Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC), performs the grand production […]

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  • In September, Verismo Opera resumes the Bring the Family to the Opera initiative.  This well-received program introduces children and families to live, fully staged performances of grand opera, as the composer intended.  Time limited discount tickets go on sale to see the company’s production of Giacomo Puccini’s Tosca at the Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) […]

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