Eat, play, love: Rossini Festival is Saturday

Betsy PickleArts 865

In two days, downtown will be taken over – but don’t run and hide! Run toward the Knoxville Opera’s 18th Annual Rossini Festival International Street Fair.
From 10 a.m. to 9 …

Sunday is end date for opera’s ‘Schicchi’

Harold DuckettArts 865, Feature

Knoxville Opera’s first mostly local production in many years, a double bill of an adaption of Mozart’s 1786 “The “Impresario”” and a traditional performance of Puccini’s 1918 “Gianni Schicchi,” is …