Metropolitan Opera Opening Night Gala 2015

The Metropolitan Opera hosted its opening night gala on September 21. This year’s performance of Verdi’s Otello with Aleksandrs Antonenko as Otello and Sonya Yoncheva as Desdemona was preceded by a cocktail party and followed with a cast dinner in Damrosch Park, which had been designed to resemble the glass house sets seen in the production….

Tamar Iveri: a modern diva – Tamar Iveri: una diva moderna

Lots of European productions for Tamar Iveri, the Georgian soprano who’s very appreciated for her warm voice and the great emotional energy she gives to her characters. After performing as Nedda in “I Pagliacci” by Leoncavallo at the Theatre du Capitole de Toulouse, the soprano has just finished a series of performances as Amelia Grimaldi…