“Due to the road closures and likely cancellation of public transportation because of tonight’s adverse weather conditions, this evening’s performance of Iolanta/Bluebeard’s Castle has been cancelled. Audience members will be contacted and offered refunds or alternative performances.” So says the Met press office.
“Though there was already talk of the erection, in remote metropolitan distances ‘above the Forties,’ of a new Opera House which should compete in costliness and splendour with those of the great European capitals, the world of fashion was still content to reassemble every winter in the shabby red and gold boxes of the sociable old Academy. Read more »
“The board of the bankrupt New York City Opera says it wants to sell its name and other assets to the bidder whose offer is lower than the competing bid.”
I expected something lovely, but what I beheld was nothing short of magnificent.
Our good friends (and advertisers) at Maestro Artist Management have been wondering just how much you, the cher public, know about Ildar Abdrazakov.
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