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After Tumultuous Premiere, Opera House Warns Patrons About 'William Tell'

The Royal Opera House says it is asking movie theaters to change the age rating for its production of Rossini's William Tell.

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Albums of the Week

Bach on Mandolins, a Philip Smith Sampler and Orli Shaham's Brahms

This week's featured albums span the music of Bach for mandolin and mandocello, Philip Smith's "greatest hits" and Brahms and the composers he inspired.


Meet the Composer

Meredith Monk: Creation as Spiritual Practice

Living legend Meredith Monk is a composer, vocalist, dancer and filmmaker. While all of these descriptors are on point, none quite gets to the bones of who she is as an artist.

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'William Tell' with Gang-Rape Scene Draws 'Unprecedented' Booing

The opening night performance of a new production at London's Royal Opera House was marked by loud and prolonged booing.

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