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Broadcast: Norma

13 hours agoArts : Parterre Box

This afternoon's Met broadcast (starting at 1:00 PM) is Bellini's Norma.

Angel of the mourning

15 hours agoArts : Parterre Box

The most distinct pleasure of The Merry Widow at the Metropolitan Opera was the polished, yet warm, performance of Susan Graham as Hanna Glawari.

All in the family

yesterdayArts : Parterre Box

Here's a project apparently nobody has thought of and it's a sure winner: Semiramide with Cecilia Bartoli and Franco Fagioli.

Woman of the century

yesterdayArts : Parterre Box

Happy 100th birthday soprano Hilde Zadek!

Afterlife

2 days agoArts : Parterre Box

The Bayerische Staatsoper, purveyor of fascinating video opera, continues to innovate.

Broadcast: The Merry Widow

2 days agoArts : Parterre Box

Sassy Susan Graham is Hanna Glawari tonight at the Met, broadcast starting at 7:30 PM.

Polar opposite

2 days agoArts : Parterre Box

“Trove Thursday” offers Glinka’s A Life for the Tsar with Albina Shagimuratova, Alisa Kolosova, Dmytro Popov and Gennadi Bezzubenkov.

Seine city

2 days agoArts : Parterre Box

On this day in 1918 Puccini’s Il Trittico premiered at the Metropolitan Opera.

Declining

2 days agoArts : Parterre Box

Mr. Plummer is very wise and La Cieca intends (in a general sense) to continue to follow his example.

Mémoires en fuite

3 days agoArts : Parterre Box

Happy 90th birthday actress Genevieve Page.

È caduta l’altra scarpia

3 days agoArts : Parterre Box

"Sir Bryn Terfel has had to withdraw from the Met’s new production of Puccini’s Tosca as he takes enforced rest due to vocal fatigue."

Webcast: La Bohème

3 days agoArts : Parterre Box

Join La Cieca at the final frontier of Claus Guth's controversial new production of La Bohème, webcast at 1:30 PM today.

“And maybe a candle”

3 days agoArts : Parterre Box

>Happy 60th birthday playwright, actor, film director and (sort of) opera director Robert Lepage.

E qui la luna l’abbiamo vicina

5 days agoArts : Parterre Box

"Puccini’s operas seldom take well to abstraction, since the composer engraved every detail of what should happen into the score so specifically that there was little wiggle room left."

Sing out, Lucille

5 days agoArts : Parterre Box

On this day in 1960 the Cy Coleman musical Wildcat (Lucille Ball's only Broadway show) opened at the Alvin Theatre, to run 141 performances.

Broadcast: The Richard Tucker Gala

6 days agoArts : Parterre Box

Starting at 6:00 PM, a live broadcast of this year’s Richard Tucker festivities.  Stephanie Blythe, Mezzo-Soprano Javier Camarena, Tenor Anthony Roth Costanzo, Countertenor Tara Erraught, Mezzo-Soprano Anthony Clark Evans, Baritone Vittorio...Show More Summary

If loving you is sarong I don’t want to to right

6 days agoArts : Parterre Box

Born on this day in 1914 actress and singer Dorothy Lamour.

Golden wreck

last weekArts : Parterre Box

I really wished to avoid joining the pig pile of derision that has fallen on SF Opera’s premiere of John Adams and Peter Sellars’ Girls of the Golden West.

Broadcast: Magic Flute

last weekArts : Parterre Box

It's the mini-version of Flute this afternoon, starting at 12:30 PM.

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