The premiere of Gyorgy Kurtag's Beckett-inspired opera in Milan and the White Light Festival at Lincoln Center were among the highlights.
We take a look at Puccini’s visits and premieres, as his “Il Trittico” returns to the Metropolitan Opera, where it had its premiere a century ago.
When singers move well, opera’s physical side becomes related to choreography, connecting humans to music in terms of space, time and meaning.
The baritone Mariusz Kwiecien fell ill during Bizet’s opera on Wednesday. His replacement, Alexander Birch Elliott, 32, made his Met debut.
Robert Carsen’s louche, lively staging, which is being revived for the first time in almost 20 years, stars the bass-baritone Christian Van Horn.
The tenor Michael Fabiano wed Bryan McCalister at the Metropolitan Opera House, where they met in 2017 after Mr. Fabiano’s performance in “La Traviata.”
The star soprano brings strong singing and fervent dramatic purpose to Puccini’s classic opera.
The English National Opera’s first-ever production of the Gershwin opera brings emotional depth to characters that can too easily become caricatures.
A new album, the Richard Tucker Foundation gala and Bruce Nauman were among the highlights.