Sunday, August 02, 2015
"This is a misguided undertaking," writes Mike Silverman, "exposing the folly of even the most expert pop vocalist trying to pose as an opera singer."
Thursday, July 30, 2015
New York City desperately needs to make real its sense of being the most consequential metropolis in the world, writes Fred Plotkin. This can happen through major arts projects.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
The Metropolitan Opera has said that it will no longer host a free opening night simulcast on Lincoln Center Plaza. More seats are coming to Times Square, however.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
The tenor Jonas Kaufmann has issued an unusual warning, telling fans not to buy an upcoming release of Puccini arias from his former label.
Monday, July 27, 2015
The opera house on Monday announced a new channel on Roku, the system that allows you to stream Internet video through your television.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Bayreuth's annual opera festival is kicking off with a new production of Wagner's Tristan and Isolde by the composer's great-granddaughter, festival director Katharina Wagner.
Sunday, July 19, 2015
Two Mercedes Benz 600 limousines once belonging to Maria Callas are to lead the sale of vehicle collection at the French auction house Artcurial on Monday.
Monday, July 13, 2015
Even as Greece clinched a preliminary bailout deal with its European creditors, the country's major opera house has been facing increasingly an increasingly tough fiscal picture.
Sunday, July 12, 2015
After John Berry's departure, perhaps no U.S. opera manager will be watching the ENO's future more closely than Peter Gelb.