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Monday, July 1, 2024

Spring Water and Waterfowl: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:24AM
Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Transdisciplinary Opera The Ritual of Breath Is the Rite to Resist Set for Lincoln Center's Summer for the City Series by Natan Zamansky

Niegel Smith is directing the collaboration from composer Jonathan Berger, visual artist Enrico Riley, and poet and librettist Vivee Francis.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:36AM
Monday, June 17, 2024

Ballet at the Opera, Opera in the Garden: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:18AM
Friday, June 7, 2024

Greek Youth Symphony Orchestra to Make American Debut at Carnegie Hall by Natan Zamansky

The internationally acclaimed orchestra will give a one-night-only concert at the historic venue in November.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:48PM
Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Carmen, The Life and Times of Malcolm X, More Will Screen in Met Opera's 2024 Summer HD Festival by Natan Zamansky

The series of summer screenings will kick off August 23 with the 1998 film The Red Violin.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:18AM
Monday, June 3, 2024

Euridice’s Resurrection, and Mahler’s Too: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:18AM
Monday, May 27, 2024

‘Come Now, What Masques, What Dances Shall We Have’: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 12:32AM
Monday, May 20, 2024

Missa Brevis, Requiem Mass, and More: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:18AM
Monday, May 13, 2024

Orfeo, E.T., and More: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:06AM
Monday, May 6, 2024

Tony Nominees at the Ballet and Opera: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:32AM
Tuesday, April 30, 2024

Sarah Ruhl's The Seasons to Premiere at Boston Lyric Opera by Natan Zamansky

The company's 2024-25 season will also include Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:24PM
Monday, April 29, 2024

Tristan and Isolde and Mozart and Salieri: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:18AM
Thursday, April 25, 2024

New York Choral Society to Perform The Unicorn, With Music by Leonard Bernstein and Gian Carlo Menotti by Natan Zamansky

The production will include Bernstein’s incidental music for Lillian Hellman’s adaptation of The Lark, and Menotti’s The Unicorn, The Gorgon, and The Manticore.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:18PM
Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Reviews: What Did Critics Think of El Niño at the Metropolitan Opera? by Natan Zamansky

Lileana Blain-Cruz's production of John Adams' opera-oratorio opened April 23.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:02PM
Monday, April 22, 2024

Adams, Balanchine, Carmen: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:36AM
Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Photos: Get a 1st Look at El Niño at the Metropolitan Opera by Natan Zamansky

Lileana Blain-Cruz directs the new production, opening April 23.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:24PM
Monday, April 15, 2024

New York City Ballet's 2024-25 Season to Include World Premieres by Justin Peck, Caili Quan, and Alexei Ratmansky by Natan Zamansky

The season, opening September 21, will include 58 ballets across 21 weeks of performances.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:02PM

Steinbeck and Saucy Ships: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:36AM
Monday, April 8, 2024

Perhaps a Piece of Mahler’s: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:36AM
Monday, March 25, 2024

Not Just a Count in Verona: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:18AM
Thursday, March 21, 2024

Shereen Pimentel to Star in West Side Story at Houston Grand Opera by Natan Zamansky

The company's 2024-25 season will also include Missy Mazzoli's Breaking The Waves, Rossini's La Cenerentola, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:06PM
Tuesday, March 19, 2024

Cynthia Erivo, Yuja Wang, More Feature in New York Philharmonic's 2024-25 Season by Natan Zamansky

The season will also include appearances from Gustavo Dudamel, Renée Fleming, and Tiler Peck.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:12PM
Monday, March 18, 2024

Metropolitan Opera Names 5 Winners of 2024 Eric and Dominique Laffont Competition by Natan Zamansky

Selected from 10 finalists, the winners are each awarded at $20,000 prize.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:36AM

Meow Meow, Mark Morris, and Moore: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:18AM
Thursday, March 14, 2024

Jeanine Tesori's Blue, Patti LuPone, More, in Lyric Opera of Chicago's 2024-25 Season by Natan Zamansky

The season will also include Lileana Blain-Cruz's production of Missy Mazzoli's The Listeners.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:18PM
Monday, March 11, 2024

Martinů, Mäkelä, and More: What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:18AM
Friday, March 8, 2024

Photos: See Ramin Karimloo and Isabel Leonard in Songbird at Washington National Opera by Natan Zamansky

The jazz-infused adaptation of Offenbach’s La Périchole opens March 9.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:06PM
Thursday, March 7, 2024

The Shining Opera is Getting a World Premiere Recording by Natan Zamansky

The album of the Stephen King opera follows a 2023 Lyric Opera of Kansas City production.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:32AM
Monday, March 4, 2024

Bryonha Marie, Nathan Gunn, More Join MasterVoices' The Grapes of Wrath at Carnegie Hall by Natan Zamansky

Ted Sperling will conduct the opera by Ricky Ian Gordon and Michael Korie in April.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:42PM

'Softest Music to Attending Ears': What’s Happening in Classic Arts This Week by Natan Zamansky

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SOURCE: Playbill at 09:18AM
Thursday, February 29, 2024

David Henry Hwang Opera An American Soldier Finds Full Cast by Natan Zamansky

The opera with music by Huang Ruo will be directed by Chay Yew at Perelman Performing Arts Center.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:42PM

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