Bartoli Conquers Norma

Opera nuts go really nuts about Norma. Owning the title role in Bellini’s Druid fable is essential to diva-dom. Bragging rights to …

Maximum Met: How to Overdose on Opera

Building on the 82-year tradition of its radio broadcasts, the Metropolitan Opera has been more aggressive than perhaps any other arts organization …

Francesca is no Anna

Riccardo Zandonai’s “Francesca da Rimini” doesn’t surface very often in a major opera house. The Met’s 2013 revival was the first in …

Philip Glass Takes on Walt Disney

See a world premiere from the Teatro Real in Madrid on medici.tv. Originally commissioned by New York City Opera before the financial …