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Opera Based on Ann Patchett’s ‘Bel Canto’ Airs Jan. 13 on NPT

Published on January 7, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

The Lyric Opera of Chicago’s Bel Canto the Opera, an adaptation of Nashville author Ann Patchett’s award-winning novel about a hostage crisis in a South American embassy, will air on PBS’ Great Performances series, Friday, Jan. 13, at 8 p.m. on NPT. The new opera was composed by Jimmy López with a libretto by Pulitzer […]


Published on October 1, 2007 By Joe Pagetta

Novelist and Nashville’s-own Ann Patchett will be the guest on NPT’s A Word on Words with John Seigenthaler this coming Sunday, October 7 at 10:30 a.m. on NPT-Channel 8. Patchett, who a week ago got everyone in town talking with her New York Times Travel piece about the music scene in East Nashville, will discuss […]