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Standing in the shadow of love Standing in the shadow of love

Pop culture diva Kim Kardashian seized the opportunity of Sunday night’s Met gala to perform a scene from a lesser-known Richard Strauss opera, Der Schatten ohne Frau.

on September 15, 2021 at 8:15 AM
Letting their hair down Letting their hair down

After the break the ladies stepped up their game so much that it elevated the night into legendary status: definitely one for the books!

on September 14, 2021 at 11:02 AM
“I never set out to be a diva” “I never set out to be a diva”

Born on this day in 1933 actress Zoe Caldwell.

on September 14, 2021 at 9:34 AM
Valiant is the word for Gladys Valiant is the word for Gladys

Born on this day in 1904 actress Gladys George.

on September 13, 2021 at 12:39 AM
Salome Salome

Simone Young conducts a new production by Andreas Homoki from the Opernhaus Zürich.

on September 12, 2021 at 10:03 AM
String of pearls String of pearls

Born on this day in 1938 mezzo-soprano Tatiana Troyanos.

on September 12, 2021 at 6:23 AM
Requiem Requiem

In commemoration of the 20th anniversary of 9/11, the Met presents Verdi’s Requiem, with Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducting the extraordinary Met Orchestra and Chorus as well as a quartet of star soloists: soprano Ailyn Pérez, mezzo-soprano Michelle DeYoung, tenor Matthew Polenzani, and bass-baritone Eric Owens.

on September 11, 2021 at 4:52 PM
Hey there Hey there

Happy 54th birthday Harry Connick Jr..

on September 11, 2021 at 4:19 AM
In difficult times fashion is always outrageous In difficult times fashion is always outrageous

Born on this day in 1890 designer Elsa Schiaparelli.

on September 10, 2021 at 9:12 AM
Tauride zone Tauride zone

This week Trove Thursday presents Gluck’s Iphigénie en Tauride in three stirring broadcasts starring Rita Gorr, Gré Brouwenstijn and Sena Jurinac

on September 09, 2021 at 10:00 AM
I was always Sylvia I was always Sylvia

Born on this day in 1924 actress Sylvia Miles.

on September 09, 2021 at 6:26 AM
This nearly was mime This nearly was mime

Born on this day in 1910 actor and director Jean-Louis Barrault.

on September 08, 2021 at 4:00 AM
Great and happy, but not quite live Great and happy, but not quite live

This was a great and happy event, but it wasn’t so much a musical one.

on September 07, 2021 at 11:14 AM
I ain’t the sentimental kind I ain’t the sentimental kind

On this day in 1949 Mae West headlined a revival of her most famous play, Diamond Lil, which she first played more than 20 years earlier.

on September 07, 2021 at 4:33 AM
Miss me blonde Miss me blonde

Happy 61st birthday soprano Karita Mattila.

on September 05, 2021 at 12:51 AM
Old school Old school

Born on this day in 1910 singer, actress and arts advocate Kitty Carlisle Hart.

on September 03, 2021 at 2:02 AM