It might seem ironically lowbrow, but the Met: Live in HD — the Metropolitan Opera's popular live broadcasts in movie theaters — took some inspiration from the world of sports. "It's the performing…
From agents to TV executives to Internet provocateurs, and digital mavens to film producers and creatives, these are the New Yorkers who are revitalizing Gotham's rich showbiz legacy.
Google is erecting its Big Tent in New York City.
Metropolitan Opera general director Peter Gelb doesn't gloat. But if he did, no one could begrudge him an "I told you so."
New general manager Peter Gelb's move to bring acclaimed stage and film directors to the Metropolitan Opera has been just what this company needed. Last season saw Bartlett Sher's sprightly, sexy "Il…
Opera, long seen as the sole preserve of the fuddy-duddy, black-tie and furs brigade, has been getting a Hollywood makeover of late and looks set to impress a whole new chorus of admirers. In…
You saw the preview Nov. 8 on "The Late Show With David Letterman"; now see Rossini's entire opera at the Metropolitan. That seems to be the populist approach the new general manager, Peter Gelb, has…