School of the Arts plans benefit concert
World-renowned opera singer Federica von Stade will perform at a benefit concert hosted by the University of North Carolina School of the Arts on Nov. 10 at the Steven’s Center in Winston-Salem.
Former opera chief dies
Donald Davis Wilder, the longtime conductor and artistic director of North Carolina’s first permanent opera company, died Oct. 2.
Mauceri to head opera institute
The chancellor of the North Carolina School of the Arts will become executive director of the school’s A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute this summer.