Soprano Catherine Malfitano joins her colleagues in protesting the New York City Opera’s move from Lincoln Center.
Only weeks after New York City Opera left Lincoln Center for cheaper digs, the Paul Taylor Dance Company has announced it’s moving in.
Placido Domingo and other opera stars are speaking out against the New York City Opera’s proposed move from Lincoln Center. Should the NYC Opera get cheaper digs and book pick-up orchestras to cut costs, or should the company’s management be called upon to find other solutions?
Your morning classical headlines: musicians mobilize to save the New York City Opera, more squabbling over noise in Central Park, the head of the Van Cliburn Foundation calls it quits and technology makes water flow in the Dead Sea.
Todays classical headlines include more on the musical journey out of bankruptcy for the Louisville Orchestra, a (possible) temporary home for the New York Philharmonic and last-minute cancellations on the Met’s upcoming tour of Japan.
More video game art, the Asian Festival at Franklin Park Conservatory and more fallout from a recent decision by the NYC Opera to shrink their season and move from Lincoln Center.
The New York City Opera has always been vital but is now teetering close to bankruptcy.