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Francesco Cilea’s “Adriana Lecouvreur” at the Met

Soprano Anna Netrebko joins the ranks of Renata Tebaldi, Montserrat Caballé, and Renata Scotto, taking on—for the first time at the Met—the title role of the real-life French...

Mandy Gonzalez 18-19 Season Launch Weekend

“One of Broadway’s favorite divas.” – Broadway World “A skilled vocalist who grounds every moment in real heart and soul.” – TheaterMania Obie and Drama Desk...

Roberto Alagna and Elīna Garanča in “Samson et Dalila” at the Met

When mezzo-soprano Elīna Garanča and tenor Roberto Alagna joined forces for a new production of Carmen at the Met, the results were electrifying. Now this star duo reunites for...

“Der Rosenkavalier” at the 2018 Summer HD Festival

Sunday, September 2, 7:15 pm Der Rosenkavalier R. Strauss In Strauss’s poignant yet insightful comedy, soprano Renée Fleming and mezzo-soprano Elīna Garanča lead an...

Electric Zoo Festival: The Big 10

August 31, 2018 – September 2, 2018 Randalls Island Turn up your Labor Day weekend with Electric Zoo Festival: The Big 10. New York City’s premiere electronic music...

Bellini’s “Norma” — 2018 Summer HD Festival

Sunday, August 26, 7:45 pm Norma Bellini Soprano Sondra Radvanovsky takes on the commanding title role, alongside mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato and tenor Joseph Calleja, in Sir...

Gounod’s “Roméo et Juliette”

Saturday, August 25, 8 pm Roméo et Juliette Gounod A pair of exuberant artists, tenor Vittorio Grigolo and soprano Diana Damrau, delight as opera’s iconic star-crossed lovers....

“Mardi Gras By the Sea” Transports Bourbon Street to Provincetown

“Mardi Gras By the Sea” was the Provincetown Carnival theme this year, and revelers went all out to bring the flavors, the heat and humidity and the magic of New...

Aretha Franklin Leaves Her LGBTQ Fans a Legacy Befitting a Queen

Aretha Franklin was the voice of a generation. But what is the legacy she leaves for her LGBTQ fanbase? It’d be easy enough to say that she, more than any other singer since...

Elements Music & Arts Festival

Elements Music & Arts Festival August 11th Hunts Point, Bronx BangOn!NYC returns to their new industrial home north of Manhattan this August. The esteemed Brooklyn party...

Why I Chose to Make a Feature Documentary on the Life and Times of Gay Composer Gerald Busby

One day, while thumbing through The New York Times, my eye caught the Neediest Cases Section and I saw composer Gerald Busby’s photograph with the headline: “Back From...

Beyonce & Jay-Z On the Run II Tour, Metlife Stadium

The Music Industry’s biggest power couple, Beyoncé and Jay-Z, are back on tour together for their On the Run II Tour. The couple recently just released their new album...