LA Opera’s season announcement reported by AP

The Associated Press reports on LA Opera’s 13-14 season and Britten project spearheaded by Conlon:

“Britten’s “Billy Budd,” part of “Britten 100/LA: A Celebration,” will open Feb. 22, 2014. The Francesco Zambello production from London’s Royal Opera was first seen in Los Angeles in 2000. Liam Bonner makes his role debut as Billy, with Richard Croft as Captain Vere and Greer Grimsley as John Claggert in his company debut.
Britten was born Nov. 22, 1913.”

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