Massenet’s “Cinderella” live from the New York Met

“I come back to Cinderella, writes the composer Jules Massenet in My memories. Albert Carré had staged this opera by creating a staging as new as it is marvelous. (…) More than sixty uninterrupted performances followed this premiere. The Isola brothers, directors of La Gaîté, later gave a large number of performances. A curious thing, […]

Massenet’s “Cinderella” live from the New York Met

“I come back to Cinderella, writes the composer Jules Massenet in My memories. Albert Carré had staged this opera by creating a staging as new as it is marvelous. (…) More than sixty uninterrupted performances followed this premiere. The Isola brothers, directors of La Gaîté, later gave a large number of performances. A curious thing, […]

New York’s Met Opera to require a booster dose

Faced with the threat of the Omicron variant, the prestigious Metropolitan Opera in New York will demand from all its musicians and the public a booster dose of the vaccine against the Covid-19 to be “The avant-garde” security, he announced Wednesday, December 15. With 3,000 people employed every day between orchestra and technical teams, “Our […]

New York’s Met Opera to require a booster dose

Faced with the threat of the Omicron variant, the prestigious Metropolitan Opera in New York will demand from all its musicians and the public a booster dose of the vaccine against the Covid-19 to be “The avant-garde” security, he announced Wednesday, December 15. With 3,000 people employed every day between orchestra and technical teams, “Our […]

Died opera singer Leonid Zimnenko

Ilya Bogomolov The famous bass has appeared in opera productions all over the world. Leonid Zimnenko (1943-2021). Photo: stanmus.ru On November 24, Soviet and Russian opera singer Leonid Orestovich Zimnenko died. People’s Artist of Russia was 78 years old. The sad news was reported in Facebook artistic director of the Moscow theater “Helikon-opera” Dmitry Bertman. […]

The Kings attend the opera at the Royal Theater

ATLAS SPAIN Updated:13/11/2021 21:48h Keep The kings have presided today the representation of ‘Parténope’ with music of the German Georg Friedrich Händel in the Royal Theater. Don Felipe VI and Doña Letizia have attended the opera together and without their daughters, since Princess Leonor is in Wales studying and the arrival of the Infanta Sofía was […]

Slovak soprano Edita Gruberová – ČT24 – Czech Television died

Gruber became famous in German-speaking countries, for example at the Bavarian State Opera in Munich. In 2019 he received the German Oper! Award for lifelong work. However, the journey to the top was not easy for Gruber, the DPA agency noted. She was born on December 23, 1946 in Bratislava, then Czechoslovakia, to her German […]