Palm Beach Opera http://blog.wlrn.org en Kravis Center Board Chair: Palm Beach County No Longer A Retirement Community http://blog.wlrn.org/post/kravis-center-board-chair-palm-beach-county-no-longer-retirement-community <p>Palm Beach County's demographics and arts patrons are rapidly changing, and the&nbsp;Kravis&nbsp;Center for the Performing Arts intends to keep up.&nbsp;</p><p>"Palm Beach County is no longer a retirement community," says Jane Mitchell, who was recently elected as board chair for the 28-year-old cultural institution.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 10:01:00 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 16151 at http://blog.wlrn.org Kravis Center Board Chair: Palm Beach County No Longer A Retirement Community Opera In The 21st Century - A Few Minutes With Palm Beach Opera's Daniel Biaggi http://blog.wlrn.org/post/opera-21st-century-few-minutes-palm-beach-operas-daniel-biaggi <p>All arts organizations strive not only to bring in a younger audience, but to keep their work fresh and relevant year after year.&nbsp; Caroline Breder-Watts spoke with Daniel Biaggi, General Director of Palm Beach Opera, to discover&nbsp;how he meets these challenges.&nbsp; For more information about Palm Beach Opera, visit www.pbopera.org.&nbsp; To hear the complete interview, visit www.artsradionetwork.com.</p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 18:35:02 +0000 Caroline Breder-Watts 12097 at http://blog.wlrn.org Opera In The 21st Century - A Few Minutes With Palm Beach Opera's Daniel Biaggi 'Horrifically Beautiful' And Bloody 'Salome' Comes To Palm Beach Opera http://blog.wlrn.org/post/horrifically-beautiful-and-bloody-salome-comes-palm-beach-opera <p>Incest. Psychosis. Sexual taboo. Murder. A make-out session involving a severed head.&nbsp;<em>Salome </em>isn't the typical night at the opera. Likewise, the production at&nbsp;<a href="http://pbopera.org/" target="_blank">Palm Beach Opera</a> this weekend is something of a departure for the South Florida cultural institution.&nbsp;</p><p>"For us, German repertoire is not so often done," said Scott Guzielek, Palm Beach Opera director of artistic operations. "It's a great way for our audience to be exposed to a different style of music."</p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 20:01:42 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 10599 at http://blog.wlrn.org 'Horrifically Beautiful' And Bloody 'Salome' Comes To Palm Beach Opera