Recent Posts tagged with Metropolitan Opera

Opera in New York City in 2015

  Opera was alive and well in New York City, again, in 2015. I have tried to compile all of the opera performances there in that year. I’ve probably missed some. As I’m not a musicologist, and some scholars don’t […]  More

Baseball & Opera? Opera & Baseball?

Recorded Wednesday, October 29, 2014. A free event for National Opera Week 2014 at GoingGoingGoneSports Gallery at the Atrium at Citigroup Center in New York City (with special thanks to Boston Properties and WorldStage). Babe Ruth sang in opera houses.  […]  More

Metropolitan Opera Hits Top-10 Box Office!

Actually, The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD, the series of transmissions to movie theaters that began in December 2006, has hit the top-10 of weekend theatrical box office many times in such countries as Canada and the UK.  In the […]  More

"The Fandom of the Opera," LaGuardia Community College, October 6, 2010

The Fandom of the Opera: How a Four-Century-Old Art Form Helped Create Stereo, Home Entertainment, the News, and More LaGuardia Community College, October 6, 2010 PPT: http://schubincafe.com/files/2011/01/Fandom_of_the_Opera_LaGuardia_v2.ppt (55 MB, 113 slides) Slide 30 video: http://schubincafe.com/files/2010/10/LaGuardia_Opera_Slide_30.wmv (12 MB, 1:53) Slide 50 video: […]  More