The company will put on its second citywide festival as well as some classics.
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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.
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.
Women from the Manhattan benefit circuit are donating unwanted designer gowns to opera students at the Juilliard School.
A Mozart staging set in 1950s Coney Island had its premiere days after Mr. Levine was fired when an investigation found evidence of sexual misconduct.
Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead.
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 fate of Mr. Levine at the Metropolitan Opera may be an opportunity to consider the vast, almost mystical power granted to conductors.
Palermo’s Teatro Massimo is the biggest opera house in Italy and a symbol of the mafia’s disgrace in Sicily. It also starred in “The Godfather: Part III.”
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.