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Armstrong Community Music School to Become Stand-Alone Entity

Austin Lyric Opera Announces Spin-Off, Effective Feb. 1 AUSTIN—The Austin Lyric Opera announced today that the Armstrong Community Music School will become an independent not-for-profit organization, effective February 1, 2012. This move is the result of a decision taken by the board of trustees of Austin Lyric Opera this past June to spin off the […]

Continue Reading | February 1, 2012

Austin Lyric Opera Announces 26th Season

Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci, Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro, and Gounod’s Faust AUSTIN—Austin Lyric Opera (ALO) announced today the lineup of its 26th season (2012-2013). The season kicks off in November 2012 with Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci, followed by Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro in January and February 2013. The season concludes with a new production of Gounod’s Faust […]

Continue Reading | January 17, 2012

Austin Lyric Opera Announces Sale of Office Building

Barton Springs Road Property Sold to Megalomedia for $5.45 million Austin Lyric Opera has sold its building on Barton Springs Road to Megalomedia Inc. for $5.45 million. Jo Anne Christian, chair of the board of the Austin Lyric Opera, announced that the deal with the Austin-based film and production company closed on Dec. 30, 2011. […]

Continue Reading | December 30, 2011

The Magic Flute: 25th Season Kicks Off

With a packed house for all three nights, the 25th season was off to a fantastic start this past week. Jeanne Claire van Ryzin at the Austin American-Statesman described our Magic Flute as “a sparkling, joyful performance from start to finish” and Adam Roberts at the Austin Chronicle called it a “stunningly magical evening” and […]

Continue Reading | November 17, 2011

Traffic and Parking for The Magic Flute

Important traffic and parking information The Magic Flute | Saturday, November 5, 2011 | 7:30PM | The Long Center Patrons attending the opening night performance of The Magic Flute at The Long Center on Saturday, November 5 might experience heavier than usual traffic due to Fun Fun Fun Fest at Auditorium Shores. The Palmer Parking […]

Continue Reading | November 5, 2011

Ramping Up for The Magic Flute

Excitement is building for the kick off of our 25th Season Anniversary. One more week until opening night of The Magic Flute on November 5. To see more photos and get the latest updates, join us on Facebook! Some of the cast of The Magic Flute were out and about in the community, spreading some […]

Continue Reading | October 28, 2011

Austin Lyric Opera Appoints Richard Buckley as Artistic Director

Austin Lyric Opera (ALO) today announced the appointment of Maestro Richard Buckley as Artistic Director and Principal Conductor. “I am thrilled to call Austin my home and I am looking forward to deepening my relationship with our orchestra and guest artists, as well as the vibrant Austin music community,” said Maestro Buckley. “I am proud […]

Continue Reading | October 4, 2011

Save the Date: ALO Guild Wine Dinner and Auction

Mark your calendars for the ALO Guild Wine Dinner and Auction on February 25, 2012 Austin Lyric Opera and the ALO Guild invite you to join us for a wonderful event February 25 at the Four Seasons downtown Austin starting at 6:00 pm with a champagne reception and followed by a four course dinner with […]

Continue Reading | September 22, 2011