Thursday Jul 17
'Othello' and 'The Stonecutters' :: Two From Goldenthal
The theatre is a very expensive place to work in, or as composer Philip Glass put it, "Opera companies are always raising money because every time the curtain goes up they're losing money, even with 'Carmen.'
The Wizards: The men behind OZ's curtains
Steam from a late afternoon thunderstorm is still rising off the pavement outside OZ Nashville, the city's new contemporary arts player, as guests begin to arrive one evening in late June.
Some Modern Classical Recordings to Discover
In a recent article, I wrote about why I feel that a lot of contemporary classical music is boring .
Adelaide sees a World First in Philip Glass Trilogy
State Opera of South Australia, which gave Australia its first fully staged Ring Cycle, blazes another trail with Philip Glass's modern "portrait" opera trilogy.
National Review Online
Going to the Max
The Death of Klinghoffer is about the Achille Lauro affair. This is the hijacking in 1985 in which Palestinian terrorists took over an Italian cruise liner .