It takes a fairy to make something pretty It takes a fairy to make something pretty

Teatro Nuovo took a spirited journey of rediscovery into the valley of forgotten operas and resurrected Federico and Luigi Ricci’s 1850 opera buffa Crispino e la Comare last Thursday at the Rose Theater at Jazz at Lincoln Center.

on July 24, 2023 at 3:50 PM
It’s hard to be a saint in the city It’s hard to be a saint in the city

It was thrilling to see and hear Will Crutchfield’s insights come to life onstage in performance when Teatro Nuovo performed Poliuto at the Rose Theater at Jazz at Lincoln Center Wednesday July 19.

on July 23, 2023 at 9:00 AM
A summer of solace A summer of solace

From Christian martyrs to naughty fairies, Teatro Nuovo will explore the tragic and comic sides of 19th century Italian Opera.

on July 15, 2023 at 10:03 AM
Disorientation Disorientation

Teatro Nuovo took a big risk in a bad way on Wednesday with its revival of Rossini’s Maometto II.

on November 05, 2022 at 12:00 PM
Rossini al fresco Rossini al fresco

Last night, for the first time in nearly a year and a half, opera returned to Lincoln Center.

on July 28, 2021 at 11:55 AM
Color Me Barbiere Color Me Barbiere

Live opera returns to Lincoln Center when Teatro Nuovo presents Il Barbiere di Siviglia on July 27 and 28.

on July 15, 2021 at 10:00 AM
She’s a stranger here herself She’s a stranger here herself

The four leading roles in La Straniera were all attractively cast by Teatro Nuovo with fresh, promising young voices that did not seem quite ready for the big time.

on July 19, 2019 at 11:17 AM
There is no spoon There is no spoon

Can a work with indisputably great music fail to add up to a successful opera? I puzzled over that Sunday during Teatro Nuovo’s essential concert staging of Rossini’s La Gazza Ladra at SUNY Purchase.

on July 16, 2019 at 9:12 AM
Drama is real Drama is real

Teatro Nuovo put on a perfectly delightful show on Thursday night.

on July 01, 2019 at 9:00 AM
Social Medea Social Medea

Simone Mayr’s Medea in Corinto, a curious work of 1813, has been revived by Will Crutchfield’s new enterprise, Teatro Nuovo.

on July 31, 2018 at 9:48 AM
The boy from Syracuse The boy from Syracuse

Tancredi is a serious opera, which means that at its heart lies a dilemma. 

on July 31, 2018 at 9:00 AM