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BWW Review: Walking the Tightrope at Met's National Council Auditions Finals Concert BWW Review: Walking the Tightrope at Met's National Council Auditions Finals Concert
by Richard Sasanow - May 01, 2018

Can you imagine coming out on the stage of the Metropolitan Opera--facing an audience of about 4000 and be ready to sing without really much of a chance to warm up? That takes guts--and it's what the nine finalists in the Met's National Council Auditions Grand Final Concert did on Sunday, April 29. ... (more...)
BWW Reviews: It's MILLER Time at the Met, with Yoncheva, Domingo and Beczala BWW Reviews: It's MILLER Time at the Met, with Yoncheva, Domingo and Beczala
by Richard Sasanow - March 31, 2018

LUISA MILLER isn't one of Verdi's greatest hits, written not long before RIGOLETTO but dramatically (and craft-wise) a quite a way off. Despite plenty of “love and intrigue,” Salvatore Cammarano'a libretto (based on the play of that name by Friedrich Schiller) never really takes flight, with too muc... (more...)
Ailyn Perez to Make Title Role Debut in THAIS at The Metropolitan Opera Ailyn Perez to Make Title Role Debut in THAIS at The Metropolitan Opera
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2017

American soprano Ailyn P rez makes her role debut as the glamorous courtesan in the title role of Tha s, opening November 11 for seven performances.... (more...)