In his last two appearances as General Director of Washington National Opera, Placido Domingo will star with Patricia Racette in the Company's production of Gluck's Iphigenie en Tauride May 6-28 . Maestro Domingo will also conduct Donizetti's comedy Don Pasquale May 13-27 for the season finale. Classical WETA's Nicole Lacroix chatted with Placido Domingo about his 15-year tenure at WNO, his remarkable work ethic, and how he manages to appear in 2 operas at the same time.
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Luis Araya immigrated to Arlington, Virginia from Bolivia in 1966, when very few Latinos lived in the county. He reflects on the changes he has seen over the years and the influence of Latinos in Arlington today.Watch now →
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