Opera

24 receive 'genius grants' from MacArthur Foundation

Oct 11, 2017

Twenty-four people working in fields ranging from music to computer science have been selected as MacArthur fellows and will receive so-called "genius" grants of $625,000 to spend any way they wish

High-profile Met debut for Golda Schultz

Oct 10, 2017

South African soprano Golda Schultz stars in Metropolitan Opera HD of "The Magic Flute"

Mezzo solves 'enigma' in 'Norma'

Oct 3, 2017

Joyce DiDonato pairs with Sondra Radvanovsky in Metropolitan Opera's HD of Bellini's "Norma."

Actress Anne Jeffreys, star of TV's 'Topper' dies at 94

Sep 28, 2017

Anne Jeffreys, singer, actress, star of TV's 'Topper' as 'the ghostess with the mostess,' dies at 94

Paris fashion: Excess at Balmain; Chloe designer makes debut

Sep 28, 2017

Claudia Schiffer and Pamela Anderson added some star quality to Paris Fashion Week's decadent Balmain collection, while a debut from Chloe's new designer wowed the crowds

Awards for titans, shows by young talent close Milan

Sep 25, 2017

For once, even the designers had occasion to wear their finest creations as Milan Fashion Week closed with a star-studded sustainability gala at the city's famed La Scala opera house

Marc Jacobs closes out Fashion Week with an operatic finale

Sep 14, 2017

Marc Jacobs closed out Fashion Week with an operatic aria, and a show that was otherwise totally silent

Visionary British theater director Peter Hall dies at 86

Sep 12, 2017

Peter Hall, a visionary theater director and impresario who founded the Royal Shakespeare Company and helped build Britain's National Theatre into a producing powerhouse, has died

Philadelphia offers binge-watching opera festival

Sep 6, 2017

Opera Philadelphia launches 12-day festival of new and old works

Dionne Warwick to be honored with Marian Anderson Award

Aug 11, 2017

Dionne Warwick will be honored with the Marian Anderson Award at Nov. 14 ceremony in Philadelphia

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