Artitude: A major foothold for future stars

  Naples Daily News 5:14 p.m. EDT September 30, 2016 Opera is going in new and different directions, and Scotto went there first. The career that has the longest gestation period must be that of an opera singer. While Ariana Grande was cranking out hits at age 19, operatic mezzo-soprano Elizabeth Deshong is considered a…

HMS Pinafore by Gilbert and Sullivan

HMS Pinafore by Gilbert and Sullivan

HMS Pinafore by Gilbert and Sullivan HMS Pinafore is among the most popular Gilbert and Sullivan operettas because of its infectious tunes and well-constructed libretto, imbued with mirth and silliness to spare. Its satire reprises and builds upon a common theme for G&S works: Love between members of different social classes and a secret that…