Metropolitan Opera 2024-25 Metropolitan Opera 2024-25

The Metropolitan Opera reveals its upcoming season

on February 21, 2024 at 12:00 PM
San Francisco Opera 2024-25 San Francisco Opera 2024-25

The first of the major American opera houses to announce its 2024-25 season did so today

on February 20, 2024 at 4:27 PM
In pagine di Mortier In pagine di Mortier

“The endowment is there certainly not to be raided, but to be used in a time of crisis rather than going out of business,” says Peter Gelb.

on January 26, 2024 at 11:09 AM
Don José…le connaissez-vous ? Don José…le connaissez-vous ?

Rafael Davila will sing the role of Don José in Bizet’s Carmen in tonight’s performance, replacing Piotr Beczala, who has withdrawn due to illness.”

on December 31, 2023 at 2:26 PM
Backstage buzz Backstage buzz

A word to cher public from backstage at the box

on October 29, 2023 at 9:00 AM
Queer and dangerous and exciting Queer and dangerous and exciting

Zack Woolfe of The New York Times remembers James Jorden

on October 04, 2023 at 2:08 PM
James Jorden, 1954-2023 James Jorden, 1954-2023

The writers of the Box and James’s friends are saddened to announce the death of the inimitable founder of Parterre Box

on October 03, 2023 at 5:00 PM
Fly me to the moon Fly me to the moon

Lisette Oropesa has announced she will sing Norma “in the future.”

on September 13, 2023 at 7:00 AM
“My little Welsh brain just went boom” “My little Welsh brain just went boom”

A Welsh opera singer has said the art must have more LGBTQ+ representation if it is to survive.

on August 29, 2023 at 6:52 PM
The comeback The comeback

David Daniels has just confided that he has this week received two singing engagement offers in Europe.

on August 22, 2023 at 4:41 PM
Wrong side of the tracks Wrong side of the tracks

Renowned musical artist Jonas Kaufmann has returned to his first true love, recording dated kitsch.

on June 21, 2023 at 7:28 PM

The charismatic soprano has just canceled tomorrow afternoon’s performance of Tosca at the Met.

on April 07, 2023 at 10:08 PM
O, swear not by the matinee! O, swear not by the matinee!

Helena Dix goes on for the broadcast this afternoon!

on March 25, 2023 at 9:29 AM
O, swear not by the moon O, swear not by the moon

“For this evening’s performance of Norma (March 22, 2023), Norma will now be sung by Helena Dix, replacing Sonya Yoncheva.”

on March 22, 2023 at 12:00 PM