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Name that Rodolfo

13 hours agoArts : Parterre Box

"Francesco Demuro and Michael Fabiano will sing the role of Rodolfo in the remaining 2014 performances of La Bohème.

Rossini crescendo

19 hours agoArts : Parterre Box

Sooner or later, Our Own JJ gets around to discussing the Met's Barbiere di Siviglia and Juilliard's Turco in Italia in this week's New York Observer.

Born to be Vlad

yesterdayArts : Parterre Box

On this day in 1476, Vlad the Impaler (Dracula) defeated Basarab Laiota with the help of Stephen the Great and Stephen V Báthory and became the ruler of Wallachia for the third time.

Separated at side part

yesterdayArts : Parterre Box

"NeNe wants to be Nay-Nay; Nay-Nay wants to be NeNe. I could use a martini; don't make it teeny!"

Grisette is the word

yesterdayArts : Parterre Box

"In case you missed it on Saturday, we took a look at early rehearsals for the new production of The Merry Widow, starring Renée Fleming and, in this clip, Kelli O'Hara!"

Demuro felice

2 days agoArts : Parterre Box

“Italian tenor Francesco Demuro will make his Met debut in the role of Rodolfo in this evening’s performance of La Bohème, replacing Charles Castronovo who is ill. Demuro was scheduled to make his Met debut as Alfredo in La Traviata next month. Show More Summary

Danish modern

2 days agoArts : Parterre Box

From our most esteemed Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin, a 2012 performance of Schoenberg's Gurre-Lieder conducted by Zubin Mehta.

All mysteries

3 days agoArts : Parterre Box

And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith… I am nothing.”

Down in the depths on the ninetieth floor

3 days agoArts : Parterre Box

Teatro Grattacielo is New York’s homegrown organization to rescue Verismo operas from oblivion, one per annum, allowing for the occasional double bill.

He’ll take Manhattan

3 days agoArts : Parterre Box

Purchase of Manhattan was given its world premiere on Thursday evening at the Marble Collegiate Church on Fifth Avenue.

Robes de soirée

3 days agoArts : Parterre Box

Put on your Sunday clothes, cher public, in preparation for a nice long discussion of off-topic and general interest subjects.

Woman behind bars

5 days agoArts : Parterre Box

The increasingly protean Jessye Norman intones the classic American anthem "Midnight Special."

Dog bites man, part infinity

5 days agoArts : Parterre Box

"The soup is hot; the soup is cold; Norman Lebrecht got it wrong again."

Snow business

5 days agoArts : Parterre Box

Every year I say I’m not going to another La Bohème because I’ve seen this too many times.

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