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New York Post
Metropolitan Opera tenor takes the stage again — in costumeThe Italian tenor who made his debut at the Metropolitan Opera on a moment’s no
Metropolitan Opera tenor takes the stage again — in costume
New York Post / Posted 18 hours ago
The Italian tenor who made his debut at the Metropolitan Opera on a moment’s notice last weekend — while still wearing a T-shirt, jeans and sneakers — got another chance in the spotlight Thursday night. Only this time, he had plenty of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australian opera star 'the next Joan Sutherland'— singing Carmen at Covent Garden, but there are many other things she still wa
Australian opera star 'the next Joan Sutherland'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 hours ago
— singing Carmen at Covent Garden, but there are many other things she still wants to tick off, including performing at the Metropolitan Opera of New York, Vienna and Paris, where she will be performing next year. But her biggest dream harkens back... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
MUSIC AND DANCEband, led by Magdi Boughdadi, plays classical Arab songs. Sat 30, 8pm: Strauss
MUSIC AND DANCE
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 hours ago
band, led by Magdi Boughdadi, plays classical Arab songs. Sat 30, 8pm: Strauss’s “Electra” opera, performed by the Metropolitan Opera in New York, is rebroadcast. Tues 3, 8pm: Violin recital by Hossam Shehata. Thurs 5, 8pm: A duo piano... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Victory in sightthe media and, of course, politics. The “Big Apple”, with its famous stock exc
Victory in sight
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 hours ago
the media and, of course, politics. The “Big Apple”, with its famous stock exchange, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Metropolitan Opera House and Statue of Liberty, is unlike any other city in the world. To those familiar with the US, New... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
10 things to do this weekend in ToowoombaRepertory Theatre in The Last Romance by playwright Joe Dipietro. As a young m
10 things to do this weekend in Toowoomba
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Repertory Theatre in The Last Romance by playwright Joe Dipietro. As a young man Ralph had hoped to join New York's Metropolitan Opera. He auditions but his interfering Italian American family make sure that he misses out on a place as they... Read more
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Columbia Star
Palmetto Opera presents Voices from Broadway to Opera | April 29, 2016spectacular views of Columbia. Acclaimed soloists include tenor Fabian Robles;
Palmetto Opera presents Voices from Broadway to Opera | April 29, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted yesterday
spectacular views of Columbia. Acclaimed soloists include tenor Fabian Robles; mezzo-soprano Millingee Perez; New York Metropolitan Opera mezzo soprano Janet Hopkins; a Met veteran of 16 years, a favorite Carnegie Hall and USC School of Music... Read more
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The Morning Call
'La Verita' cirque show portrays Dali's outlandish spiritwas given an unused backdrop featuring large symbolic figures of Tristan and Is
'La Verita' cirque show portrays Dali's outlandish spirit
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
was given an unused backdrop featuring large symbolic figures of Tristan and Isolde, painted by Dali in 1944 for a New York Metropolitan Opera work that was never produced. A replica of the backdrop (the original is being repaired) served as the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
April 28wing, housing classrooms, offices and a faculty lounge, will be added to the el
April 28
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
wing, housing classrooms, offices and a faculty lounge, will be added to the elementary building. 75 years ago: 1941 The Metropolitan Opera would like to perform in Memphis during its after-Easter tour next year, Edward Johnson, general manager,... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘Rake’s Progress’ combines talents of Stravinsky, Auden and HockneyOpera, having made his debut in 1986. Pittsinger has sung Nick Shadow 100 times
‘Rake’s Progress’ combines talents of Stravinsky, Auden and Hockney
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Opera, having made his debut in 1986. Pittsinger has sung Nick Shadow 100 times around the world, including at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City. He first performed the Hockney production in 1992 and says it helped him define his... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Wagner fans eager for Washington National Opera's first-ever 'Ring' Cycleconcept the first time, but I suspect I will like it more this time," says Star
Wagner fans eager for Washington National Opera's first-ever 'Ring' Cycle
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
concept the first time, but I suspect I will like it more this time," says Starkey, who has attended "Rings" at the Metropolitan Opera, Bayreuth and elsewhere. "The music is absolutely marvelous, well worth the long sit — and it is a long... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Alumni named to Variety’s Power of Women Impact Reporther high school days, she was an active performer herself, having been a part o
Alumni named to Variety’s Power of Women Impact Report
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 2 days ago
her high school days, she was an active performer herself, having been a part of the youth choruses of the Metropolitan Opera and the New York City Opera. It was during her time at Penn, however, that she gradually transitioned... Read more
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The New Yorker
Dance Against a Dali Backdropsets. It is therefore no surprise that when, in 2009, Dali’s Act I backdrop for
Dance Against a Dali Backdrop
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
sets. It is therefore no surprise that when, in 2009, Dali’s Act I backdrop for “Mad Tristan” was found in a box at the Metropolitan Opera and offered on loan to Daniele Finzi Pasca, the director of a Swiss physical-theatre troupe, the deal was... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Waltraud Meier as a human Klytemnestra in Met performance"Elektra." Meier, for 40 years one of opera's most glamorous and riveting perf
Waltraud Meier as a human Klytemnestra in Met performance
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
"Elektra." Meier, for 40 years one of opera's most glamorous and riveting performers, is portraying the role at the Metropolitan Opera in a production conceived by the late Patrice Chereau and first seen at the Aix-en-Provence Festival in... Read more
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The Forward
Who Should Replace James Levine at the Metropolitan Opera?The Metropolitan Opera press release dated April 14 stating that long-time musi
Who Should Replace James Levine at the Metropolitan Opera?
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
The Metropolitan Opera press release dated April 14 stating that long-time music director James Levine is retiring at age 72 due to health issues — without even a perfunctory quote from the departing maestro himself — has left all opera fans agog at... Read more
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MLive.com
Kalamazoo's tuned up, ready to kick off Gilmore Keyboard Festivalby Gilmore Artist Kirill Gerstein and fellow Gilmore Artist Ingrid Fliter; a co
Kalamazoo's tuned up, ready to kick off Gilmore Keyboard Festival
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
by Gilmore Artist Kirill Gerstein and fellow Gilmore Artist Ingrid Fliter; a concert by soprano Susan Graham of the Metropolitan Opera; Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Musical Director Jeffrey Kahane conducting the Gilmore Festival Chamber... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Waltraud Meier as a human Klytemnestra in Met performanceThis image released by the Metropolitan Opera shows Mezzo-soprano Waltraud Meie
Waltraud Meier as a human Klytemnestra in Met performance
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
This image released by the Metropolitan Opera shows Mezzo-soprano Waltraud Meier as Klytemnestra, left, and soprano Nina Stemme as her daughter Elektra, during a performance of Richard Strauss's "Elektra" at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Waltraud Meier as a human Klytemnestra in Met performanceThis image released by the Metropolitan Opera shows Mezzo-soprano Waltraud Meie
Waltraud Meier as a human Klytemnestra in Met performance
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
This image released by the Metropolitan Opera shows Mezzo-soprano Waltraud Meier as Klytemnestra, left, and soprano Nina Stemme as her daughter Elektra, during a performance of Richard Strauss's "Elektra" at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. The... Read more
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NBC Miami
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, SneakersAn understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while we
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, Sneakers
NBC Miami / Posted 3 days ago
An understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while wearing jeans and sneakers. Tenor Francesco Anile surprised theatergoers at Lincoln Center during a staging of Othello after the performer in the title role was unable to... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, SneakersAn understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while we
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, Sneakers
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
An understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while wearing jeans and sneakers. Tenor Francesco Anile surprised theatergoers at Lincoln Center during a staging of Othello after the performer in the title role was unable to... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, SneakersAn understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while we
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, Sneakers
NBC Connecticut / Posted 3 days ago
An understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while wearing jeans and sneakers. Tenor Francesco Anile surprised theatergoers at Lincoln Center during a staging of Othello after the performer in the title role was unable to... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, SneakersAn understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while we
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, Sneakers
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
An understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while wearing jeans and sneakers. Tenor Francesco Anile surprised theatergoers at Lincoln Center during a staging of Othello after the performer in the title role was unable to... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, SneakersAn understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while we
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, Sneakers
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
An understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while wearing jeans and sneakers. Tenor Francesco Anile surprised theatergoers at Lincoln Center during a staging of Othello after the performer in the title role was unable to... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, SneakersAn understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while we
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, Sneakers
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
An understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while wearing jeans and sneakers. Tenor Francesco Anile surprised theatergoers at Lincoln Center during a staging of Othello after the performer in the title role was unable to... Read more
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NBC Washington
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, SneakersAn understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while we
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, Sneakers
NBC Washington / Posted 3 days ago
An understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while wearing jeans and sneakers. Tenor Francesco Anile surprised theatergoers at Lincoln Center during a staging of Othello after the performer in the title role was unable to... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, SneakersAn understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while we
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, Sneakers
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 days ago
An understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while wearing jeans and sneakers. Tenor Francesco Anile surprised theatergoers at Lincoln Center during a staging of Othello after the performer in the title role was unable to... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, SneakersAn understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while we
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, Sneakers
NBC San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
An understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while wearing jeans and sneakers. Tenor Francesco Anile surprised theatergoers at Lincoln Center during a staging of Othello after the performer in the title role was unable to... Read more
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The Forward
Who Should Replace James Levine at the Met?The Metropolitan Opera press release dated April 14 stating that long-time musi
Who Should Replace James Levine at the Met?
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
The Metropolitan Opera press release dated April 14 stating that long-time music director James Levine is retiring at age 72 due to health issues — without even a perfunctory quote from the departing maestro himself — has left all opera fans agog at... Read more
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Daily Mail
Understudy gets his big break at Met Opera in jeans and sneakersso much he got a standing ovation It is a role of a lifetime. But when one und
Understudy gets his big break at Met Opera in jeans and sneakers
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
so much he got a standing ovation It is a role of a lifetime. But when one understudy finally got his big break at the Metropolitan Opera he wasn't expecting it to be while wearing his old jeans and sneakers. Francesco Anile had stepped in at... Read more
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NBC New York
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, SneakersAn understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while we
Met Opera Understudy Makes Debut in Jeans, Sneakers
NBC New York / Posted 4 days ago
An understudy made his Metropolitan Opera debut over the weekend – all while wearing jeans and sneakers. Tenor Francesco Anile surprised theatergoers at Lincoln Center during a staging of Othello after the performer in the title role was unable to... Read more
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ABC News
Tenor Makes Met Opera Debut After Lead Loses Voice During ShowEven at the extravagant Metropolitan Opera House in New York City, sometimes it
Tenor Makes Met Opera Debut After Lead Loses Voice During Show
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
Even at the extravagant Metropolitan Opera House in New York City, sometimes it's casual day. Italian tenor, Francesco Anile, was forced to make his debut in the lavish production of Giuseppe Verdi’s “Otello” -- in nothing but his jeans and... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
MTV Video Music Awards come home again to New York Cityyears, New York City has been home to the awards show 15 times in various venue
MTV Video Music Awards come home again to New York City
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
years, New York City has been home to the awards show 15 times in various venues, including Radio City, the Palladium, the Metropolitan Opera House and, most recently, Brooklyn’s Barclays Center in 2013. “From an economic standpoint this is... Read more
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New York Post
Tenor makes Metropolitan Opera debut in jeans and a t-shirtThe Italian tenor who made his Metropolitan Opera debut Saturday with only five
Tenor makes Metropolitan Opera debut in jeans and a t-shirt
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
The Italian tenor who made his Metropolitan Opera debut Saturday with only five minutes notice — wearing a T-shirt, jeans, and sneakers — called his surprise performance “the crowning of a dream.” “The Met is the holy grail of opera,” Francesco... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Italian tenor makes Met Opera debut with 5 minutes noticeFrancesco Anile got to make his Metropolitan Opera debut in a T-shirt, blue jea
Italian tenor makes Met Opera debut with 5 minutes notice
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
Francesco Anile got to make his Metropolitan Opera debut in a T-shirt, blue jeans and sneakers. With 5 minutes notice. The 54-year-old Italian tenor was in the green room during the last act of Saturday's performance of Verdi's "Otello," which was... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Italian tenor makes Met Opera debut with 5 minutes notice(AP) Francesco Anile got to make his Metropolitan Opera debut in a T-shirt, blu
Italian tenor makes Met Opera debut with 5 minutes notice
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
(AP) Francesco Anile got to make his Metropolitan Opera debut in a T-shirt, blue jeans and sneakers. With 5 minutes notice. The 54-year-old Italian tenor was in the green room during the last act of Saturday's performance of Verdi's "Otello," which... Read more
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express
Opera reviews: Jenufa and Roberto DevereuxRoberto Devereux KARITA Mattila marked a significant milestone in her life las
Opera reviews: Jenufa and Roberto Devereux
express / Posted 6 days ago
Roberto Devereux KARITA Mattila marked a significant milestone in her life last week. Donizetti’s Roberto Devereux at the Metropolitan Opera Cinema Live Finland’s star soprano is famed for playing the title role of Jenufa, Leos Janacek’s tragedy... Read more
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Salon.com
The night Mark Twain brought Huck Finn aliverested and continued to memorize the new material. Around 7:30 p.m., he and Po
The night Mark Twain brought Huck Finn alive
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
rested and continued to memorize the new material. Around 7:30 p.m., he and Pond took the short walk to the Metropolitan Opera House along sidewalks paved with thick cedar slabs. The ornate opera house was packed from the orchestra... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Reimagining AïdaBut this production of the famous story has been set in outer space instead of
Reimagining Aïda
Maple Ridge News / Posted 7 days ago
But this production of the famous story has been set in outer space instead of Africa to mark the first year the Metropolitan Opera has stopped using blackface in opera. “What we did was we took kind of a Stargate twist on it. A Stargate slash... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘American Psycho’ Broadway Review: Bret Easton Ellis’ Serial Killer Gets Songs and a SoulTrump and a scene with a pint-size Tom Cruise. An orgy with projections of cart
‘American Psycho’ Broadway Review: Bret Easton Ellis’ Serial Killer Gets Songs and a Soul
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
Trump and a scene with a pint-size Tom Cruise. An orgy with projections of cartoon fornicators is also pretty silly. Then again, the Metropolitan Opera has been doing orgies on stage for decades, and I’ve never seen one there I’ve wanted... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
‘American Psycho’ Broadway Review: Bret Easton Ellis’ Serial Killer Gets Songs and a SoulTrump and a scene with a pint-size Tom Cruise. An orgy with projections of cart
‘American Psycho’ Broadway Review: Bret Easton Ellis’ Serial Killer Gets Songs and a Soul
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Trump and a scene with a pint-size Tom Cruise. An orgy with projections of cartoon fornicators is also pretty silly. Then again, the Metropolitan Opera has been doing orgies on stage for decades, and I’ve never seen one there I’ve wanted... Read more
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Connecticut Post
‘American Psycho’ Broadway Review: Bret Easton Ellis’ Serial Killer Gets Songs and a SoulTrump and a scene with a pint-size Tom Cruise. An orgy with projections of cart
‘American Psycho’ Broadway Review: Bret Easton Ellis’ Serial Killer Gets Songs and a Soul
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
Trump and a scene with a pint-size Tom Cruise. An orgy with projections of cartoon fornicators is also pretty silly. Then again, the Metropolitan Opera has been doing orgies on stage for decades, and I’ve never seen one there I’ve wanted... Read more
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Darien News-Review
‘American Psycho’ Broadway Review: Bret Easton Ellis’ Serial Killer Gets Songs and a SoulTrump and a scene with a pint-size Tom Cruise. An orgy with projections of cart
‘American Psycho’ Broadway Review: Bret Easton Ellis’ Serial Killer Gets Songs and a Soul
Darien News-Review / Posted 8 days ago
Trump and a scene with a pint-size Tom Cruise. An orgy with projections of cartoon fornicators is also pretty silly. Then again, the Metropolitan Opera has been doing orgies on stage for decades, and I’ve never seen one there I’ve wanted... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Sandi Patty's farewell tour is a 'thank you' to fanswant to respect the art form," she says. "A woman's vocal prime is between the
Sandi Patty's farewell tour is a 'thank you' to fans
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
want to respect the art form," she says. "A woman's vocal prime is between the ages of 45 and 60, according to Metropolitan Opera World, so I just want to be respectful of the art form, and I don't want to be like one of those sports... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Philharmonic pays tribute to its late new-music mentor Steven Stuckyseemed as if Salonen had dashed west between performances of the Strauss "Elekt
Los Angeles Philharmonic pays tribute to its late new-music mentor Steven Stucky
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
seemed as if Salonen had dashed west between performances of the Strauss "Elektra" he is conducting to rave reviews at the Metropolitan Opera (the Live in HD broadcast will be in movie theaters April 30) to show how he and Stucky did it. In a... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
MTV Video Music Awards come home to New York Cityyears, New York City has been home to the awards show 15 times in various venue
MTV Video Music Awards come home to New York City
Crain's New York Business / Posted 8 days ago
years, New York City has been home to the awards show 15 times in various venues, including Radio City, the Palladium, the Metropolitan Opera House and, most recently, Brooklyn’s Barclays Center in 2013. “From an economic standpoint this is... Read more
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Orange County Register
Salonen leads L.A. Phil tribute to composer Steven Stuckyand a lovely and engaging thing it was. Esa-Pekka Salonen flew in from New York
Salonen leads L.A. Phil tribute to composer Steven Stucky
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
and a lovely and engaging thing it was. Esa-Pekka Salonen flew in from New York, where he is conducting “Elektra” at the Metropolitan Opera, to lead the event. The L.A. Phil New Music Group, members of Piano Spheres, the Los Angeles Master... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Arts Around Town: Reading Choral Society marks 140th with Haydn's 'Creation'New York Philharmonic Club and the Philadelphia Orchestra and performed with su
Arts Around Town: Reading Choral Society marks 140th with Haydn's 'Creation'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
New York Philharmonic Club and the Philadelphia Orchestra and performed with such vocal stars as baritone Nelson Eddy and Metropolitan Opera regulars Margaret Harshaw, William Hargrave, Julius Huehn, and Wellington Ezekiel. The RCS programmed the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
News from the world of entertainmentLevine to retire as Met music director after 40 yearsJames Levine to retire as
News from the world of entertainment
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 8 days ago
Levine to retire as Met music director after 40 yearsJames Levine to retire as Met music director after 40 years The Metropolitan Opera says conductor James Levine will retire at the end of the season after 40 years as music director.More... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Russian to the operaIolanta has made a major international comeback all over the world, including a
Russian to the opera
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
Iolanta has made a major international comeback all over the world, including at the Paris Grand Opera, Salzburg Festival , Metropolitan Opera , and Barcelona Liceo Theater . Prominent opera stars such as Anna Netrebko, Ekaterina Scherbachenko and... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Harriet Tubman to Replace Andrew Jackson on $20 BillThe reverse image will feature Marian Anderson, the first African American oper
Harriet Tubman to Replace Andrew Jackson on $20 Bill
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 9 days ago
The reverse image will feature Marian Anderson, the first African American opera singer to perform with the New York Metropolitan Opera, and her 1939 performance at the Lincoln Memorial supported by First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. The back of... Read more
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