Dayton Opera http://wyso.org en What's Great in Dayton: April 5 - 11, 2013 http://wyso.org/post/whats-great-dayton-april-5-11-2013 <p>Today is <a href="http://downtowndayton.org">First Friday</a> in downtown Dayton. There will be a Walking Tour, Craft Battle, Beer Tasting, Art Shows, and More.</p><p>When two cynical lawyers-one black and one white- prepare to defend a powerful white businessman accused of raping a young black woman, they must confront their own perceptions and prejudices….and this is a play at the <a href="http://humanracetheatre.org">Human Race Theatre</a>.</p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 16:35:00 +0000 Charlie Campbell 31254 at http://wyso.org What's Great in Dayton: April 5 - 11, 2013 WYSO Weekend: October 7, 2012 http://wyso.org/post/wyso-weekend-october-7-2012 <p>Full episode of WYSO Weekend for October 7, 2012 including the following stories:</p><p>- <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/deceptivecadence/2012/09/28/161989042/in-ohio-a-three-way-musical-marriage-of-convenience">In Ohio, A Three-Way Musical Marriage Of Convenience</a>, by Emily McCord</p><p>- Niki Dakota talks to Fred Bartenstein about <span id="btAsinTitle">editing </span><em><span>Bluegrass Bluesman: A Memoir (Music in American Life)</span></em>, the memoir of Josh Graves</p> Mon, 08 Oct 2012 14:35:00 +0000 Jerry Kenney 23380 at http://wyso.org New Arts Alliance Launches In Dayton http://wyso.org/post/new-arts-alliance-launches-dayton <p>It&#39;s been a tough couple of years on arts communities across the nation and in Dayton, a new collaboration is taking place. As Emily McCord reports for WYSO, The Dayton Performing Arts Alliance is the first merged philharmonic orchestra, ballet, and opera organization in the country. Tue, 10 Jul 2012 11:37:50 +0000 Emily McCord 18759 at http://wyso.org What's Great in Dayton: May 18 - 24, 2012 http://wyso.org/post/whats-great-dayton-may-18-24-2012 <p>This weekend the <a href="http://www.daytonopera.org">Dayton Opera</a> is doing Carmen, and you will experience a Carmen like you have never seen before - intense, intimate and bitingly tragic! It&#39;s Carmen unplugged!<br /><br /><a href="http://www.hamvention.org">Hamvention</a>&hellip;..opening tonight and all weekend at the Hara&hellip;you will be &ldquo;internationally connected.&quot;<br /> Fri, 18 May 2012 16:45:00 +0000 Charlie Campbell 16281 at http://wyso.org What's Great in Dayton: May 18 - 24, 2012 Local Arts Organizations to Join Forces http://wyso.org/post/local-arts-organizations-join-forces <p>Three major Dayton arts organizations are making an unusual move to merge under a single management structure.</p><p>The Dayton Ballet, Dayton Opera and Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra are forming the Dayton Performing Alliance.&nbsp; The new nonprofit organization announced it will have one board of directors and three artistic directors.</p><p>Leaders from the individual organizations say it could boost artistic collaboration and may be a model for arts groups elsewhere to consider.</p> Mon, 13 Feb 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Associated Press & Dayton Daily News 11442 at http://wyso.org