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Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Dudamel conducts for an audience of 1,000 indoors. What reopening looks like in Spain by James C. Taylor

While Disney Hall remains dark in L.A., Gustavo Dudamel conducts the opera 'Otello' in Barcelona, where reopening is not what you might expect.

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Friday, April 22, 2016

Patrick Bateman is morphing into an antihero for the masses thanks to Benjamin Walker's portrayal in 'American Psycho: The Musical' by James C. Taylor

On the seating chart of American culture, choice tables are still reserved for those who can earn a permanent place in the zeitgeist by way of a big Broadway musical. And this week, Bret Eas…

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Friday, February 27, 2015

Opera is here to stay, says 'Dead Man Walking' composer Jake Heggie by James C. Taylor

Don't tell Jake Heggie that opera is a dying art form.

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Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Kneehigh Theatre to debut at the Annenberg with 'Brief Encounter' by James C. Taylor

The company from Cornwall will present the theatrical adaptation of the 1945 film in a revival of the mixed-media musical work that opened in 2008.Emma Rice first staged "Noel Coward's Brief…

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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

James Levine returns to the Metropolitan Opera podium by James C. Taylor

After the drama, comes the music.

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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Sandy: The Met says 'The Tempest' will go on by James C. Taylor

Last week, the Metropolitan Opera presented Thomas Ades’ “The Tempest,” in a new production that used the opera house as a metaphor for the island in the storm. This week, …

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Monday, February 13, 2012

New York City Opera 'La Traviata' eerily invokes Whitney Houston by James C. Taylor

A striking African American woman with a big voice who dies too soon.A striking African American woman with a big voice who dies too soon.

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Friday, February 10, 2012

Still trying to get Sondheim's 'Merrily We Roll Along' right by James C. Taylor

"How did we get to be here?""How did we get to be here?"

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2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 12, 2020: BROADWAY SHUTDOWN
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Sep 14, 2021: BROADWAY REOPENS
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre