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‘Tosca’ gives a #MeToo ring to La Scala’s gala premiere

MILAN (AP) - Milan’s storied La Scala opera house opens its 2019-2020 season on Saturday with Puccini’s “Tosca,” which stars Russian soprano Anna Netrebko...

‘Tosca’ gives a #MeToo ring to La Scala’s gala premiere

MILAN (AP) - Milan’s storied La Scala opera house opens its 2019-2020 season on Saturday with Puccini’s “Tosca,” which stars Russian soprano Anna Netrebko...

Royal Opera, The Met removes tenor Vittorio Grigolo

New York (AP) - The Royal Opera in London and The Met in New York have removed tenor Vittorio Grigolo after an investigation found...

San Francisco Opera names its first female music director

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The San Francisco Opera has named conductor Eun Sun Kim its new music director, ushering the first woman into the...

Domingo’s accusers slam claims he never acted badly to women

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Two opera singers who accused Placido Domingo of sexual misconduct said Tuesday that it was disappointing and disturbing that the...

NY Philharmonic to cut 500 seats in $550 million renovation

NEW YORK (AP) - The capacity of the New York Philharmonic's much-maligned concert hall at Lincoln Center will be reduced by more than 500...

Director, Beyond the Fringe star Jonathan Miller dies at 85

LONDON (AP) - Jonathan Miller, the polymath British stage director, filmmaker and comedian who co-created groundbreaking comedy revue “Beyond the Fringe,” has died at...

Gelb’s contract as Met Opera head extended through 2026-27

NEW YORK (AP) - Peter Gelb is set to become the Metropolitan Opera's third-longest tenured general manager.The company's board of directors approved a five-year...

Jessye Norman remembered as force of nature at Met memorial

NEW YORK (AP) - Jessye Norman was remembered as a force of nature as thousands filled the Metropolitan Opera House on Sunday for a...

Jessye Norman remembered as force of nature at Met memorial

NEW YORK (AP) - Jessye Norman was remembered as a force of nature as thousands filled the Metropolitan Opera House on Sunday for a...