Vienna Weekend Guide March 30-April 1

OPERA:  Richard Wagner‘s opera “Parsifal” premiers today at Wiener Staatsoper. Conductor is Semyon Bychkov. Main participants: Gerald Finley, René Pape, Christopher Ventris, Jochen Schmeckenbecher, Nina Stemme. Parsifal Opera Date: 30 March 2017, 17:30 – 22:30 (2 intermissions) Tickets: 237 – 273 € Wiener Staatsoper Opernring 2 1010 Vienna http://www.wiener-staatsoper.at   The VBC hosts a bi-annual … More Vienna Weekend Guide March 30-April 1

Grace Kelly

Grace Patricia Kelly (November 12, 1929 – September 14, 1982) was an American actress beauty icon and Princess of Monaco. After embarking on an acting career in 1950, at age 20, Kelly appeared in New York City theatrical productions and more than 40 episodes of live drama productions broadcast during the early 1950s Golden Age of … More Grace Kelly

Saints and Heroes: Art of Medieval and Renaissance Europe in Chicago

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the spiritual, domestic, and chivalric worlds of the Middle Ages and Renaissance. This spring, the Art Institute unveils the new Deering Family Galleries of Medieval and Renaissance Art, Arms, and Armor, presenting nearly 700 objects from the museum’s rich holdings of art from 1200 to 1600: monumental … More Saints and Heroes: Art of Medieval and Renaissance Europe in Chicago