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Palo Alto Weekly
City hopes to preserve Palo Alto Square theatersuch as the United Nations Association Film Festival and the San Francisco Jewi
City hopes to preserve Palo Alto Square theater
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
such as the United Nations Association Film Festival and the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival, and the popular New York Metropolitan Opera (The MET) simulcasts. "We urge Hudson Pacific Properties, the management of Palo Alto Square, to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Opera singers dressed to impressa task.” Junge will also oversee the set design for the opera having previousl
Opera singers dressed to impress
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
a task.” Junge will also oversee the set design for the opera having previously designed the costumes and sets for the Metropolitan Opera in New York and the Royal Opera in London. Where: Sydney Opera House When: Tuesday, July 19 to Saturday,... Read more
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Daily Herald
'Community' comedian McHale plays Zanies235-7000 or soldierfield.net. 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 23 and 24 Forme
'Community' comedian McHale plays Zanies
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
235-7000 or soldierfield.net. 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 23 and 24 Former Ravinia Festival music director and now Metropolitan Opera music director emeritus James Levine returns to headline the 50th Gala Benefit Evening with a Chicago... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
What’s Happening: July 21, 2016include a patron level subscription to the Signature Theatre Company in New Yor
What’s Happening: July 21, 2016
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
include a patron level subscription to the Signature Theatre Company in New York City, two seats for “La Traviata” at the Metropolitan Opera, tickets to the New York City Ballet, a private dinner for six prepared by Chef David Lapham, a South... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Maestro on the beachthe onslaught and aftermath of Pride month. In June, conductor Yannick Nezet-Se
Maestro on the beach
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
the onslaught and aftermath of Pride month. In June, conductor Yannick Nezet-Seguin was named new Music Director of the Metropolitan Opera , effective 2020. Was the classical music world abuzz when word of this dropped? We turned to our insider... Read more
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EuroNews
'Volcanic Yannick' achieves his life-long dreamhe is the conductor every concert hall wants to hire. Recently appointed to su
'Volcanic Yannick' achieves his life-long dream
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
he is the conductor every concert hall wants to hire. Recently appointed to succeed James Levine as music director of the Metropolitan Opera in House in New York, Yannick Nézet-Séguin’s career is, if you’ll forgive me here, quite simply... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
LuPone and Ebersol, BBQ, French films and moreand vice versa, that he became Ravinia's music director from 1973 to 1993. Now,
LuPone and Ebersol, BBQ, French films and more
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 9 days ago
and vice versa, that he became Ravinia's music director from 1973 to 1993. Now, as he's scaling back his duties at the Metropolitan Opera, Levine is returning to Ravinia for the first time in more than 20 years for the 50th Gala Benefit... Read more
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DNA Info
Discover the Hidden History of New York's First Sex Districtsand beyond, as “The Tenderloin” would later become the generic name for sex dis
Discover the Hidden History of New York's First Sex Districts
DNA Info / Posted 9 days ago
and beyond, as “The Tenderloin” would later become the generic name for sex districts across the country. The old Metropolitan Opera House and Booth’s Theater (Courtesy of the New York Public Library) “The Gentleman’s Companion” from 1870... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
James Levine returns to Ravinia — a look back at 2 decadesperforming arts institution, at least in the same manner he did here, and for f
James Levine returns to Ravinia — a look back at 2 decades
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
performing arts institution, at least in the same manner he did here, and for four decades as music director of the Metropolitan Opera. His relationship with Ravinia was mutually beneficial. Just as Levine extended the possibilities of what... Read more
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People Magazine
Looking Back at Some of Diane Kruger & Joshua Jackson's Sweetest MomentsRADIANT ROMANCE In April 2008, the lovebirds came out for the opening night of
Looking Back at Some of Diane Kruger & Joshua Jackson's Sweetest Moments
People Magazine / Posted 10 days ago
RADIANT ROMANCE In April 2008, the lovebirds came out for the opening night of La Fille du Régiment at The Metropolitan Opera in New York City. The German-born Inglourious Basterds actress began dating the Dawson's Creek star two years prior.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Soul man: French tenor Roberto Alagna can't live without singingAleksandra Kurzak. Roberto Alagna performing with his ex-wife Angela Gheorghiu
Soul man: French tenor Roberto Alagna can't live without singing
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Aleksandra Kurzak. Roberto Alagna performing with his ex-wife Angela Gheorghiu at New York's Lincoln Centre in 2002. Photo: Metropolitan Opera Alagna sensationally walked out mid-performance when he was booed at La Scala, Milan, but won widespread... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Neftali G. Colon Jr. dies at 55died on July 14, 2016. He was born in New York, N.Y. to Neftali G. Colon, Sr. a
Neftali G. Colon Jr. dies at 55
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
died on July 14, 2016. He was born in New York, N.Y. to Neftali G. Colon, Sr. and Laura Colon. He was employed by the Metropolitan Opera House in New York for 33 years as security supervisor. Most important to Neftali was spending time with... Read more
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TribLIVE
Review: Consider Summerfest’s ‘Caesar’ a conquering heroin a streamlined production. Stage director Dan Rigazzi, a Carnegie Mellon grad
Review: Consider Summerfest’s ‘Caesar’ a conquering hero
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
in a streamlined production. Stage director Dan Rigazzi, a Carnegie Mellon grad who has been on the directing staff at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City for nine years, was shrewd in his cuts. Summerfest took two English productions of the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Chautauqua tent show visited Bangor in 1916presentations were heavily interspersed with high-quality musical performances.
Chautauqua tent show visited Bangor in 1916
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
presentations were heavily interspersed with high-quality musical performances. Topping the acts were Lenora Sparkes, a Metropolitan Opera star, and Ole Theobaldi, the Norwegian violin virtuoso considered a successor to Paganini. Music was also... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Leadership change at Blue Mountain arts centerappearing in high-profile venues across the country in operas, operettas and co
Leadership change at Blue Mountain arts center
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
appearing in high-profile venues across the country in operas, operettas and concerts. His voice has bellowed in the Metropolitan Opera, Houston Grand Opera and the Chicago Lyric Opera among many other locations. Cordes said his focus... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Lexus judge offers advicecompetitions, Nikki Chooi, 2013 Michael Hill International Violin Competition,
Lexus judge offers advice
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
competitions, Nikki Chooi, 2013 Michael Hill International Violin Competition, is now concertmaster of the New York Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, not only one of the most versatile of the Big Apple bands, but one of the busiest during the... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
What's Happening: July 14, 2016include a patron level subscription to the Signature Theatre Company in New Yor
What's Happening: July 14, 2016
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
include a patron level subscription to the Signature Theatre Company in New York City, two seats for “La Traviata” at the Metropolitan Opera, tickets to the New York City Ballet, a private dinner for six prepared by Chef David Lapham, a South... Read more
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International Business Times
Who is Melanie Hamrick, the American ballerina expecting Mick Jagger's eighth child? The Sleeping Beauty and a role in AfterEffect The brunette beauty has performe
Who is Melanie Hamrick, the American ballerina expecting Mick Jagger's eighth child?
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
The Sleeping Beauty and a role in AfterEffect The brunette beauty has performed in 11 seasons of Swan Lake at the Metropolitan Opera She was previously engaged to Cuban classical dancer Jose Manuel Carreno, the pair were described by the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Bard's SummerScape Brings Rare 19th Century Opera To The Stagewhich was written in 1889. By contrast, Iris , which was written in 1898, is
Bard's SummerScape Brings Rare 19th Century Opera To The Stage
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 14 days ago
which was written in 1889. By contrast, Iris , which was written in 1898, is rarely staged and has not been seen at the Metropolitan Opera for 85 years despite the show's initial success. Mascagni’s dreamlike score provides the backdrop for... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Bard's SummerScape Brings Rare 19th Century Opera To The Stagewhich was written in 1889. By contrast, Iris , which was written in 1898, is
Bard's SummerScape Brings Rare 19th Century Opera To The Stage
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 14 days ago
which was written in 1889. By contrast, Iris , which was written in 1898, is rarely staged and has not been seen at the Metropolitan Opera for 85 years despite the show's initial success. Mascagni’s dreamlike score provides the backdrop for... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
At 72, Rolling Stone’s Mick Jagger expecting his 8th childDancer Melanie Hamrick attends the American Ballet Theatre’s 75th Anniversary D
At 72, Rolling Stone’s Mick Jagger expecting his 8th child
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 14 days ago
Dancer Melanie Hamrick attends the American Ballet Theatre’s 75th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee Spring Gala at The Metropolitan Opera House on May 18, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images) In May, fellow... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Arts Around Town: Berks Opera Company presents community forum on war traumaDirector Francine Black. Berks Opera Company's production of "Otello," featuri
Arts Around Town: Berks Opera Company presents community forum on war trauma
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
Director Francine Black. Berks Opera Company's production of "Otello," featuring guest artist Jennifer Check of the Metropolitan Opera, will be held Aug. 12 and 14 at the Miller Center for the Arts at Reading Area Community College in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Union College's 1911 entrance monument restored for $200Kthe Second," that was produced at Union in 1936 and 1994. At the Payne Gate de
Union College's 1911 entrance monument restored for $200K
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
the Second," that was produced at Union in 1936 and 1994. At the Payne Gate dedication during Union's 1911 commencement, Metropolitan Opera soprana Alma Gluck sang its familiar lyrics: "Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam,/Be it ever so... Read more
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ORF Wien
Rathausplatz: Von New York bis Wienheute in die nächste Runde. Besonderheit dieses Jahr ist die weltweit erstmalig
Rathausplatz: Von New York bis Wien
ORF Wien / Posted 15 days ago
heute in die nächste Runde. Besonderheit dieses Jahr ist die weltweit erstmalige Vorführung einiger Aufzeichnungen aus der Metropolitan Opera in New York. Bereits zum 26. Mal findet am Wiener Rathausplatz das Film Festival statt. Während die... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown Symphony presents Disney movie favoritesSt, Allentown. Tickets: $25-$60; free, under 21. 610-432-6715, www.millersympho
Allentown Symphony presents Disney movie favorites
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
St, Allentown. Tickets: $25-$60; free, under 21. 610-432-6715, www.millersymphonyhall.org. Met Opera 'Cosi fan tutte' The Metropolitan Opera Summer Encore Series continues at Miller Symphony Hall Wednesday, with Mozart's barbed romance, "Così fan... Read more
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TribLIVE
Opera Theater makes Handel’s ‘Julius Caesar’ its ownCaesar, is the cast member most familiar with the opera because he learned as t
Opera Theater makes Handel’s ‘Julius Caesar’ its own
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
Caesar, is the cast member most familiar with the opera because he learned as the understudy for David Daniels when the Metropolitan Opera in New York City staged it in 2013. “It looks like this role is challenging, but it's not really... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
July 14president, announced yesterday. Mr. Shannon said the change was made to keep th
July 14
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
president, announced yesterday. Mr. Shannon said the change was made to keep the barge arrival from conflicting with the Metropolitan Opera, to give more school children an opportunity to view the landing and for the convenience of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
At Cincinnati Opera, a gay love story unfolds in the shadows of McCarthy erathan those attached to the grander operatic commissions undertaken by companies
At Cincinnati Opera, a gay love story unfolds in the shadows of McCarthy era
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
than those attached to the grander operatic commissions undertaken by companies such as Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Metropolitan Opera, while playing to smaller niche audiences. My curiosity about one such recent music theater work took me... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Tickets for TEDxCharlottesville Go On Sale July 15music full time and served on the faculty of the University of Virginia until 1
Tickets for TEDxCharlottesville Go On Sale July 15
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 17 days ago
music full time and served on the faculty of the University of Virginia until 1983 when he became a regular with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. He later joined the Baltimore Symphony and in 1985 became a member of the Philadelphia... Read more
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The Age
Soul man: French tenor Roberto Alagna can't live without singingAleksandra Kurzak. Roberto Alagna performing with his ex-wife Angela Gheorghiu
Soul man: French tenor Roberto Alagna can't live without singing
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
Aleksandra Kurzak. Roberto Alagna performing with his ex-wife Angela Gheorghiu at New York's Lincoln Centre in 2002. Photo: Metropolitan Opera Alagna sensationally walked out mid-performance when he was booed at La Scala, Milan, but won widespread... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Sharp Shooters: Instagram photographers run wild at the Santa Fe Operaview and photograph a rehearsal performance of La Fanciulla del West. Puccini’s
Sharp Shooters: Instagram photographers run wild at the Santa Fe Opera
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
view and photograph a rehearsal performance of La Fanciulla del West. Puccini’s opera in three acts, which premiered at the Metropolitan Opera in 1910, follows frontierswoman Minnie on a series of gunslinging adventures during the California Gold... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Caroline Scott Turner dies at 90lieu of flowers, donations in Mrs. Turner's memory may be sent to The Metropoli
Caroline Scott Turner dies at 90
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 18 days ago
lieu of flowers, donations in Mrs. Turner's memory may be sent to The Metropolitan Museum of Art at 1000 Fifth Ave., New York, NY, 10028 or the Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, 30 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY,10... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Banaue Miclat-Janssen directs ‘The Female Heart’won an Aliw Award for Best Performance for a New Concept Production for Ginugun
Banaue Miclat-Janssen directs ‘The Female Heart’
Manila Standard Today / Posted 18 days ago
won an Aliw Award for Best Performance for a New Concept Production for Ginugunita Kita, a Best Actress Award from the Metropolitan Opera Getty Awards for Supernumeraries for Salome, and a Best Actress citation from New York University’s First... Read more
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Business Wire
World-Renowned Bolshoi Ballet Lights up U.S. Cinema Screens with 2016-17 Season Direct from MoscowFathom Events offers a variety of one-of-a-kind entertainment events that inclu
World-Renowned Bolshoi Ballet Lights up U.S. Cinema Screens with 2016-17 Season Direct from Moscow
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
Fathom Events offers a variety of one-of-a-kind entertainment events that include live, high-definition performances of the Metropolitan Opera, dance and theatre productions such as the Bolshoi Ballet and National Theatre Live’s Hamlet, sporting... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chester Martin Remembers The Grace Moore Era In ChattanoogaWerner Wolff, founder of our Chattanooga Opera Association - and that of the Ch
Chester Martin Remembers The Grace Moore Era In Chattanooga
The Chattanoogan / Posted 18 days ago
Werner Wolff, founder of our Chattanooga Opera Association - and that of the Chattanooga Times, Chattanooga could attract Metropolitan Opera singers to perform leading roles in some of our early operas. Besides all this, Chattanooga claimed to... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Stolen away: Before settling in Denton, Bianca Babb was Comanches’ captive for 2 yearsand the standing-room-only audience erupted in cheers and applauded for 12 curt
Stolen away: Before settling in Denton, Bianca Babb was Comanches’ captive for 2 years
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
and the standing-room-only audience erupted in cheers and applauded for 12 curtain calls. Cynthia Parker featured former Metropolitan Opera star Leonora Corona and 100 students. Time magazine reported the audience “heard not musical history in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Broadway star Kelli O'Hara highlights Kutztown Presents!Hall, played the lead in the New York Philharmonic's productions of "Carousel"
Broadway star Kelli O'Hara highlights Kutztown Presents!
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
Hall, played the lead in the New York Philharmonic's productions of "Carousel" and "My Fair Lady," and recently made her Metropolitan Opera debut in the production of "The Merry Widow." She also played Mrs. Darling in NBC's live telecast of... Read more
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EuroNews
“Volcanic Yannick” achieves his life-long dreamhe is the conductor every concert hall wants to hire. Recently appointed to su
“Volcanic Yannick” achieves his life-long dream
EuroNews / Posted 22 days ago
he is the conductor every concert hall wants to hire. Recently appointed to succeed James Levine as music director of the Metropolitan Opera in House in New York, Yannick Nézet-Séguin’s career is, if you’ll forgive me here, quite simply... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen Times Weekly: The Artists are Presentas an Institute artist-in-residence is another turning point. Her run in Straus
Aspen Times Weekly: The Artists are Present
The Aspen Times / Posted 22 days ago
as an Institute artist-in-residence is another turning point. Her run in Strauss’ “Der Rosenkavalier” next spring at the Metropolitan Opera, she announced, will be her final opera role. After that, she’ll focus on being a musical ambassador,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Opera Theater Summerfest reenvisions ‘Kiss Me Kate’10, 16 and 23. The festival's first week at Winchester Thurston includes a rec
Opera Theater Summerfest reenvisions ‘Kiss Me Kate’
TribLIVE / Posted 22 days ago
10, 16 and 23. The festival's first week at Winchester Thurston includes a recital by Carnegie Mellon University alum and Metropolitan Opera baritone Liam Bonner on July 7, the children's opera “Little Red Riding Hood” and the last performance of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Opera weighs cuts to the classicsare trying a variety of approaches to shorten nights at the opera. Many, includ
Opera weighs cuts to the classics
Canberra Times / Posted 22 days ago
are trying a variety of approaches to shorten nights at the opera. Many, including San Francisco Opera and the Metropolitan Opera, are eliminating extra intermissions. The Met also offers shortened holiday presentations of operas that... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Startup BroadwayHD to stream the Roundabout Theatre's She Loves Mereported revenue of $4.7 billion. So far, live-streaming has largely been the
Startup BroadwayHD to stream the Roundabout Theatre's She Loves Me
Crain's New York Business / Posted 24 days ago
reported revenue of $4.7 billion. So far, live-streaming has largely been the domain of nonprofit companies such as the Metropolitan Opera and London’s National Theatre. The Met, for example, earns $17 million to $19 million a year in net profit... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Principal ballerina Stella Abrera, a South Pasadena native, returns to SoCal as one of ABT's finestensuing months, she created a role in a new Mark Morris work for ABT. During th
Principal ballerina Stella Abrera, a South Pasadena native, returns to SoCal as one of ABT's finest
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
ensuing months, she created a role in a new Mark Morris work for ABT. During the company's recent eight-week season at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York, she debuted in major roles, culminating in last week's performance honoring her 20th... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
A game of fashionspectator sport, shall be clean-shaven with haircuts that would be commonplace
A game of fashion
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 24 days ago
spectator sport, shall be clean-shaven with haircuts that would be commonplace at places of culture like Stratford, the Metropolitan Opera (as long as I don't have to go) and Buckingham Palace when invited for dinner. That, of course, rules out... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
A game of fashionspectator sport, shall be clean-shaven with haircuts that would be commonplace
A game of fashion
Barrie Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
spectator sport, shall be clean-shaven with haircuts that would be commonplace at places of culture like Stratford, the Metropolitan Opera (as long as I don't have to go) and Buckingham Palace when invited for dinner. That, of course, rules out... Read more
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The Morning Call
Scene: Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival celebrates 25th seasonserved with fresh fruit and white chocolate pistachio biscotti. Live and silen
Scene: Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival celebrates 25th season
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
served with fresh fruit and white chocolate pistachio biscotti. Live and silent auctions prizes included tickets to the Metropolitan Opera and regional theaters; vacation getaways to places like Rockport, Mass., and Ocean City, N.J., and gift... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, KIM JONATHAN MILLS, Youngstown, Ohiofor the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty of Animals (ASPCA), the
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, KIM JONATHAN MILLS, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 26 days ago
for the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty of Animals (ASPCA), the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Metropolitan Opera. He was an advocate for garden and green space in the city, and together with his younger sister, Laura,... Read more
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Philly.com
Orchestra must grow audience, donor base, communication skillswith the orchestra was recently extended to the 2025-26 season as he was being
Orchestra must grow audience, donor base, communication skills
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
with the orchestra was recently extended to the 2025-26 season as he was being named the next music director of the Metropolitan Opera - the arts consultant by no means casts the conductor as a savior. He foresees only a moderate increase in... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Startup BroadwayHD to stream the Roundabout Theatre's She Loves Me tonightreported revenue of $4.7 billion. So far, live-streaming has largely been the
Startup BroadwayHD to stream the Roundabout Theatre's She Loves Me tonight
Crain's New York Business / Posted 28 days ago
reported revenue of $4.7 billion. So far, live-streaming has largely been the domain of nonprofit companies such as the Metropolitan Opera and London’s National Theatre. The Met, for example, earns $17 million to $19 million a year in net profit... Read more
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Philly.com
'The Yannick': Man! Myth! Raspberry vest!a raspberry pink vest, baton in hand, and head somewhere in heaven. Well, that
'The Yannick': Man! Myth! Raspberry vest!
Philly.com / Posted 29 days ago
a raspberry pink vest, baton in hand, and head somewhere in heaven. Well, that was fast. Nézet-Séguin was appointed to the Metropolitan Opera only on June 2. But what might seem like a miraculously timed advertising strategy was a happy... Read more
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