Prelude Bakery is now open As the weather turns cold, there’s a new bakery in Newton serving up warm baked goods: Prelude Bakery is now in operation at 140R Adams St., near Tommy Doyle’s, West Street Tavern, and Sangria Restaurante. Prelude opened at the end of November, according to owner Edik Nikogosyan, reached at the bakery on Monday. Show More Summary
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.
John Adams’s new opera, “Girls of the Golden West,” is an assault on American mythology.
True West. The New Yorker, Dec. 11, 2017.
In “Girls of the Golden West,” a collaboration with Peter Sellars at San Francisco Opera, the music is haunting but the drama is stilted.
Almost a week after the premiere of John Adams’ new opera, Girls of the Golden West, people in the business are wondering why the New York Times has maintained a trappist silence. The opera was greeted by two crunching put-downs in San Francisco media and a rather more cautious assessment in the Los Angeles Times by […]
Just in time for the winter holidays, Anne Hathaway and Adam Shulman shelled out $2.79 million for a stately Colonial near Compos Beach just over an hour outside of Manhattan in the historic and wealthy Connecticut community of Westport where, per Page Six of the New York Post, they were spotted last week “picking up […]
The composer credits his librettist for Girls of the Golden West. ‘I’m making poetry of history,’ he says. A good seven-minute report on the new opera. Watch.
There weren’t very many girls to choose from for John Adams’ new opera, “Girls of the Gold West,” which had its premiere here last week. The California Gold Rush was a young man’s game of strike-it-rich. And there was no sense of, let alone regard for, the earth-shaking social implications that...
The double Olympic champion on early family battles, the psychology of the ring, and the two women who have been the bedrock of her life A tracksuited Nicola Adams walks into 34 Mayfair in the West End of London much in the way you’ve...Show More Summary
Joshua Kosman is first in print with a review in the San Francisco Chronicle of the world premiere of the John Adams-Peter Sellars opera, Girls of the Golden West. He’s unimpressed with what he calls as ‘operatic tofuturkey’: Bloated, repetitive, self-righteous and dull, this commission by the San Francisco Opera (in partnership with the Dallas […]
If you read this blog, you know that next week San Francisco Opera will present the premiere run of performances of Girls of the Golden West, by John Adams, libretto by Peter Sellars, directed by Peter Sellars.I have not seen it, I have...Show More Summary
America's liberal left coast states count themselves among the most adamant supporters of controversial pieces of legislation intended to support low-income families. From their stunningly high income tax rates to their $15 minimum wage...Show More Summary
So, hey, how great is Mo Collins? It’s not easy to be the obvious standout of an episode of TV that already features Craig Robinson, Adam Scott, and Amber Stevens West all firing at peak efficiency—especially when you’ve only got about a minute of screen time in which to do it—but damn if the former Joan Callamezzo… Read more...
Sure, modern Batmen are great, but Adam West’s Batman had some of the coolest vehicles. Like the Batcopter. This Hallmark Keepsake Batcopter celebrates this vehicle so that you can put it on your tree. It is a screen-accurate replica from 1966 Batman movie, with some [...]
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has today confirmed that both Sadio Mane and Adam Lallana will, as expected, miss his side’s matchup with West Ham United. Matchup The two sides are set to go head to head in the Premier League at the Olympic Stadium on Saturday evening, with the Reds looking to build on their […]
Whitney Leigh Morris of Tiny Canal Cottage knows a thing or two about exercising restraint when it comes to furnishing a space. After all, she lives with her husband Adam, baby son West and two dogs in a less than 400-square-foot house...Show More Summary
Adam Lambert steps out in style as he arrives at the Delilah Club on Wednesday night (October 18) in West Hollywood, Calif. The 35-year-old rocker rocked a leather jacket, purple pants, and platform shoes as he and his friends enjoyed a night out on the town. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Adam Lambert [...]
Must - Flip - Coin Read the full article on AICN Batman vs. Two-Face now available on DVD and Blu-ray ADAM WEST’S one last performance as BATMAN Big Eyes here, In case you’ve missed the animated movie “Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders”, now is the time to check it out. Show More Summary
Adam Lambert keeps his hands in his pockets while heading to dinner at Catch restaurant with his friend John Chandler on Sunday night (October 15) in West Hollywood, Calif. The 35-year-old singer, who rocked a green jumpsuit, attended the Marco Marco fashion show that evening as well. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Adam [...]