Opera

Terfel, like others, exits troubled Met Opera 'Tosca'

Dec 13, 2017

Bass-baritone Bryn Terfel has withdrawn from the Metropolitan Opera's troubled new production of Puccini's "Tosca."

Prosecutors: No charges against conductor James Levine

Dec 9, 2017

Illinois prosecutors say they've investigated alleged sexual abuse against longtime Metropolitan Opera conductor James Levine and concluded "no criminal charges can be brought."

The Latest: Prosecutors say no charges against Levine

Dec 8, 2017

Prosecutors in Illinois say they've investigated a sexual abuse allegation against longtime Metropolitan Opera conductor James Levine and concluded 'no criminal charges can be brought'

Correction: Italy-La Scala story

Dec 8, 2017

Correction: Italy-La Scala story

Long-neglected 'Chernier' makes heroic return to La Scala

Dec 8, 2017

Umberto Giordano's long-neglected opera 'Andrea Chernier' has made a heroic return to La Scala for the season premiere, with long applause for soprano Anna Netrebko and husband tenor Yusif Eyvazov who sang opposite each other as ill-fated lovers

Soprano Nadine Sierra is making her mark at a young age

Dec 6, 2017

Soprano Nadine Sierra, the youngest singer ever to win the Metropolitan Opera's vocal competition, is ready to "blast off" at age 29

4th person accuses conductor James Levine of misconduct

Dec 5, 2017

A fourth person is accusing acclaimed Metropolitan Opera conductor James Levine of sexual misconduct

Opera waited year to act on accusation against conductor

Dec 5, 2017

Metropolitan Opera waited a year to act after it was informed of sex abuse allegations against conductor James Levine.

The Latest: Ravinia Festival cuts ties with James Levine

Dec 5, 2017

The Ravinia Festival has cut all ties with famed conductor James Levine amid allegations of sexual misconduct that prompted the Metropolitan Opera to suspend him

Met opera suspends conductor after sex abuse accusations

Dec 4, 2017

New York's Metropolitan Opera says it's suspending its relationship with longtime conductor James Levine pending an investigation into multiple allegations of sexual misconduct against him

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