Kostis Protopapas http://publicradiotulsa.org en Tulsa Opera Presents Verdi's "Aida" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/tulsa-opera-presents-verdis-aida <p>On this edition of StudioTulsa, we welcome back Kostis Protopapas, who's been the Artistic Director of Tulsa Opera since May of 2008. He previously served as the company's Associate Conductor and Chorusmaster, and he joins us today to talk about Tulsa Opera's latest production --- the final show if its current season, for which Protopapas himself is the conductor --- "Aida" by Giuseppe Verdi. This production opened on Saturday the 20th at the Tulsa Performing Arts Center's Chapman Music Hall; it will continue with two more curtains, on Friday the 26th and Sunday the 28th. Mon, 22 Apr 2013 22:05:22 +0000 Rich Fisher 37801 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Tulsa Opera Presents Verdi's "Aida" From Tulsa Opera: Donizetti's "The Daughter of the Regiment" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/tulsa-opera-donizettis-daughter-regiment <p>On this edition of ST, we welcome Kostis Protopapas of Tulsa Opera back to our show. Tulsa Opera will soon present Donizetti's "The Daughter of the Regiment," a comic opera in two acts; it'll be staged at the Tulsa PAC on October 13th (at 7:30pm), 19th (at 7:30pm), and 21st (at 2:30pm). This production stars soprano Sarah Coburn, tenor Gregory Schmidt, bass-baritone Peter Strummer, and mezzo-soprano Dorothy Byrne. Protopapas was named artistic director of Tulsa Opera in 2008; he's currently also serving as the organization's interim executive director. Fri, 12 Oct 2012 18:46:30 +0000 Rich Fisher 27766 at http://publicradiotulsa.org From Tulsa Opera: Donizetti's "The Daughter of the Regiment"