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 longtime maestro of the Met Opera was fired after an investigation found evidence of misconduct. Readers shared their thoughts.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Metropolitan Opera is struggling on several fronts. But if it keeps presenting work on this level, all should be fine.
A (very) busy day for Yannick Nézet-Séguin, the Metropolitan Opera’s next music director, summed up the generational shift going on at the company.