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‘Nabucco’ brings Verdi’s epic to life
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‘Nabucco’ brings Verdi’s epic to life

The Tico Times - August 6, 2014

“Nabucco” is an opera of biblical proportions: Scenes unfold in massive temples and legendary cities. Judean priests share the stage with armored Babylonian soldiers, flanked by crowds…

Modern dance, ancient pilgrimage and other happenings around Costa Rica
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Modern dance, ancient pilgrimage and other happenings around Costa Rica

The Tico Times - August 1, 2014

National Contemporary Dance Festival One of the most anticipated arts events of the year, the National Contemporary Dance Festival showcases some of the most exciting companies now…

Lyric Company revives Biblical epic ‘Nabucco’
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Lyric Company revives Biblical epic ‘Nabucco’

The Tico Times - July 30, 2014

You may have seen posters for “Nabucco,” the opera playing the next two weekends at the National Theater, produced by the National Lyric Company. Perhaps you saw…

A national festival, a grand old opera and other happenings around Costa Rica
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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A national festival, a grand old opera and other happenings around Costa Rica

The Tico Times - July 25, 2014

Annexation of the Partido de Nicoya Festival [caption id="attachment_43534" align="alignright" width="389"] Courtesy Servicios Periodisticos Globales[/caption] In 1824, Guanacaste became a part of Costa Rica. Today, this vast…

National Theater announces its 2014 season
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Newsletter
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National Theater announces its 2014 season

The Tico Times - February 20, 2014

If you’re wondering what’s new this year at the National Theater, here’s a quick summary: 120 concerts, 25 dance recitals, 10 theatrical productions, and at least five…

Opera company opens new headquarters
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Arts and Culture
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Opera company opens new headquarters

The Tico Times - January 29, 2014

If there’s one thing an opera company needs, it’s space. You can’t rehearse Wagner or Puccini in a garage, not with scores of singers and supernumeraries. Creating…