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Young singers provide romantic fervor in Met’s beloved “Bohème” – Sep 24, 2014

For the second night of its season-that-almost-wasn’t, the Metropolitan Opera rolled …

Camarena subs magnificently for Florez in the Met’s “Cenerentola” – Apr 22, 2014

Javier Camarena is having his moment and enjoying it too. The …

Les Arts Florissants serves up an exuberant “Platée” – Apr 03, 2014

On Wednesday night when Les Arts Florissants capped a run of …

Netrebko’s back and in top form in Met’s “Elixir” – Jan 18, 2014

Anna Netrebko returned to the Metropolitan Opera’s production of Donizetti’s L’Elisir …

Soprano sub Chuchman scores sensational Met debut in “L’Elisir” – Jan 10, 2014

Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’amore exudes more sweetness that your standard opera buffa …

Jamie Barton’s Adalgisa provides the sparks in Met’s second-cast “Norma” – Oct 25, 2013

A cast change that offered Angela Meade and Jamie Barton Thursday …