• BLO's operabox.tv: Digital Subscription

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    Boston Lyric Opera's operabox.tv launches a new house for opera – a fresh digital venue with new series and special programs that explore the art form and the artists who bring it to life. operabox.tv offers a front-row view of the best BLO offers.

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  • Summer Romance Pride Package

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    Love is in the air! This June, get access for only $25 to two of Boston Lyric Opera’s feature cinematic experiences exclusively made for the screen – "Svadba" and "desert in".

    "Svadba", Ana Sokolović’s new cinematic opera experience about a bride-to-be on the eve of her wedding. Sung completely ...

  • Svadba
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    Svadba

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    Here’s to love, laughter, and happily ever after! Svadba, a new cinematic opera experience, tells the story of a bride-to-be on the eve of her wedding as four of her closest friends and an elder family member gather to help her prepare for the big event. This chamber opera dramatizes the ritual o...

  • B. - All Episode Pass

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    This six-episode performance series explores and celebrates the music of Asian, Asian-American and Pacific Islanders, as well as works influenced by Asian culture. Part of the Butterfly Process, Boston Lyric Opera's community-wide initiative to reexamine the history and legacies of Madama Butterf...

  • desert in All Episode Pass

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    Watch all 8 episodes for the price of 6 with the desert in All-Access Pass.

    Lost souls are found, love is rekindled, and secrets are exposed at a mysterious motor lodge in the American West. Created by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Ellen Reid, playwright christopher oscar peña, and director Ja...

  • B. 1/6 But First May I Ask You?

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    This first part in this series includes interviews with Curator Vimbayi Kaziboni, Director Melanie Bacaling, and interviews and performances by Butterfly artists Nicholas LaGesse, Zach Borichevsky, Nina Yoshida Nelsen, and Jorgeandres Camargo, with musical selections from Niloufar Nourbakhsh, Ben...

  • B. 2/6 How Many Petals Falling?

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    This second part in this series includes interviews and performances by artists Yulan Piao, Zaray Rodriguez, and Nina Yoshida Nelsen, with musical selections from Meng Hao-ran, Naresh Sohal, and Leo Delibes.

  • B. 3/6 Don't You Recognize Me?

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    This third part in this series includes interviews and performances by Butterfly artists Jorgeandres Camargo, Levi Hernandez, and Yulan Piao, with musical selections from Nilo Alcala, Claude Debussy and Jack Perla.

  • B. 4/6 I Want to Live in the Capital of Non-Action

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    This fourth part in this series includes interviews with artists Nicholas LaGesse, Nina Yoshida Nelsen, Omar Najmi, and Yulan Piao, with musical selections from Kono Michi, Huang Ruo, and Dmitri Yanov-Yanovsky.

  • B. 5/6 Longing for the Mountain

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    This fifth part in this series includes interviews and performances by Butterfly artists Zach Borichevsky, Zaray Rodridguez, Omar Najmi, and Yulan Piao, with musical selections from Anton Rubinstein, Robert Wright and George Forrest, and Choi Young Sup.

  • B. 6/6 Awakening

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    The final part in this series includes interviews interviews and performances by Butterfly artists Levi Hernandez, Omar Najmi, Nina Yoshida Nelsen, Yulan Piao, and Zaray Rodriguez, with musical selections from Li Bai, Gustav Mahler, and Toru Takemitsu.

  • “This House is Now”

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    To purchase an all-episode pass for desert in and receive 8 episodes for the price of 6, click here

    Cass and Sunny, innkeepers at a remote motor lodge called Desert Inn, are on the verge of a milestone anniversary. New gue...

  • “Love is Like the Sea”

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    Dusk brings mandatory happy hour for all Desert Inn guests. The music and dancing celebrates all shapes of love — and the ...

  • “Someday you’ll know…they’re calling to you too”

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    To purchase an all-episode pass for desert in and receive 8 episodes for the price of 6, click here

    Ion struggles to understand what’s really going on at the Inn. The motel guests attend a ritual of sacrifice, and the high...

  • "A Single Man"

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    To purchase an all-episode pass for desert in and receive 8 episodes for the price of 6, click here

    After a guest’s mysterious disappearance, Ion and Federico are tasked with clearing out their room–and their memories. Ion...

  • “i miss you more than I remember you”

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    Federico, flush with new feelings, lies when Cass asks if Ion is a threat. The betrayal generates a powerful charge that shorts out the Desert Inn sign. Meanwhile, Sunny shows signs of forgetting people from her past.

    This series contains strong language, some nudity and strong sexual content.

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  • "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter"

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    Sunny’s memories continue to fade, and Federico tries to remind her of their shared past. She refuses to believe until she dives into the roiling pool and emerges with disturbing new insights on her beloved Cass.

    This series contains strong language, some nudity and strong sexual content.

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  • “The Sun Also Rises”

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    Sunny confronts Cass for lying about the past and changing their future. Tension and anger build throughout the Desert Inn. Federico tells Ion the truth about why he’s there, and encourages him to leave for his own safety. Cass finds Sunny’s wedding ring in an unexpected place, and things begin t...

  • “Tell me how all this, and love too, will ruin us”

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    With Cass’s secrets revealed, and the Inn seemingly in collapse, Federico releases Ion and locks himself in a room. With a plan to free everyone, Ion tells Cass she can stop the destruction she caused and start over. Instead, Cass remains with her memories, determined to rebuild and carry on unti...