Plasma Resonance: performance art and neuroscience

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Plasma Resonance: the search for Cecilia Spell A new work by Cila MacDowell with music composed by João MacDowell, directed by Lais Bar, featuring soloist Patricia Vital and The Virtual Plastic Orchestra, produced by Coletivo Morficção . This experimental opera is under development as part of the IBOC – International Brazilian Opera Company’s  New Works’ development program. […]


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AUDITION: NYC ACTORS, DANCERS AND OPERA SINGERS IBOC invites actors, dancers and opera singers for the audition of ASYLUM, an immersive operatic theater performance presented by International Brazilian Opera Company, with music composed by João MacDowell, conceived and directed by Regina Miranda, from an original idea by C.R. Morgan. Inspired by “The Alienist” – a […]

May 23rd: IBOC Presents Brazilian Chorus!

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May 23rd – Tuesday – 7:30pm At Our Lady of Pompeii Shrine Church 25 Carmine St. West Village, NY. Free Admission The International Brazilia Opera Company presents a repertoire of spiritual music. Featuring the Chamber Chorus of Campina Grande and the Tutti Chorus of Brasilia PROGRAM 1)     Pai Nosso (Danilo Guanais, b. 1965)* […]

Help us with post-production!

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We have a few days to raise the money to pay for audio mixing and video editing of “The Seventh Seal – Act 1” concerts! Please help us! And get and amazing CD/DVD/poster/score!     These concerts were completely self-funded. We received no institutional financing to get it this far. Up to now, we relied […]

Review on the Brazilian Times

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IBOC thanks: all supporters who attended the recital on June 16th and all the volunteers who contributed to a successful and magical evening. Thank you for beeing a part of this and for helping us achieve greater dreams. We received a great review in the Brazilian Times today. Thank you Airilda Costa McClive for the unbiased […]

NY Recital – June 16th

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IBOC cordially invites friends and supporters to a private recital. If you are interested in attending, please send an email to The address will be sent upon RSVP.   Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to the International Brazilian Opera today. IBOC Summer Recital June 16th, 2016 8:00 pm Private Home of Theresa Havell […]

Boca Boca: Sat. April 16th!

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Brazilian Opera invites you to our Spring Masquerade! Tickets:   Brown Paper Tickets Ticket Widget Loading… Click Here to purchase Tickets through Brown Paper.   Or purchase at the door (until we reach full capacity). FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Boca Boca – Brazilian Opera Spring Masquerade Ball! Manhattan Brew and Vine: 998 Columbus Avenue (at 109th St) New York, […]


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  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FEB.18TH, 2016   OPERA AUDITIONS – THE SEVENTH SEAL The International Brazilian Opera (IBOC) is pleased to announce the first round of auditions for Joao MacDowell’s “The Seventh Seal” – Act 1 Concert Preview. Concerts will be presented in Manhattan in the second week of November 2016. There may be additional performances […]