Mr. Levine, who was fired after accusations of sexual misconduct, claims that Peter Gelb, the Met’s general manager, had long wanted to force him out.
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The lawsuit states that Mr. Levine denies the accusations of abuse. It paints his firing as a result of a longstanding plan to oust him from the Met.
An investigation found that the celebrated conductor had engaged in “sexually abusive and harassing conduct” both before and during his time at the Met.
The bass, a famed Falstaff and Boris Godunov, reflects on half a century of opera as he prepares for one of his final Met performances.
Renée Fleming is singing in “Carousel” on Broadway. Kelli O’Hara is tackling Mozart at the Met Opera. Here is what they had to say to each other.
Vladimir Jurowski will become the next music director of the Bavarian State Opera, and Serge Dorny its next artistic director. They have big shoes to fill.
With the Lincoln Center Festival gone, Mostly Mozart plans to add more dance, new music and Japanese theater.
The contract, which will raise salaries by 4.5 percent over three years, is an effort to ensure labor peace as the orchestra works to reinvent itself.
An investigator looked into the cases of four women who worked for the orchestra in the 1980s and ’90s and who accused Mr. Dutoit of sexual misconduct.
The agreement between G. Schirmer and the estate of Julius Eastman promises to restore to the canon the neglected work of a gay, black artist.