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Opera Memphis Chosen to Participate in World Opera Forum

Congratuations to Ned Canty and Opera Memphis on a well-deserved honor!   Earlier this month, Opera Memphis -- a longtime ArtsMemphis grantee -- was in Madrid, Spain as one of only FIVE(!!!) North American opera companies invited to attend the World Opera Forum.  They were represented by current General Director, Ned Canty.  All participants were hand-picked to represent one of the four main areas of discussion - Cultural Heritage, Diversity, New... Read More
at Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018

Opera News features Opera Memphis

ArtsMemphis grantee Opera Memphis is featured in a recent article in the Opera News. Ned Canty, general director of Opera Memphis, says that Opera Memphis receives a $15,000 grant from the NEA for their "30 Days of Opera" festival.  If Donald J. Trump's administration's proposed changes to the federal tax code are passed, they may weaken incentives for the charitable donations that opera companies rely on for revenue. “The people deciding whether to... Read More
at Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017

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