REVIEW: The Queen of Spades

by Gregory Moomjy December 3, 2019 The Metropolitan Opera’s The Queen of Spades It’s the holiday season, and for New Yorkers that means Tchaikovsky at Lincoln Center. Of course, I am referring to The Nutcracker. But this year opera lovers can treat themselves to Tchaikovsky’s darker side. While the Koch theater literally has dancing sugar […]

Podcast 68: Louisa Proske and Daniel Schlosberg from Heartbeat Opera

Louisa Proske, director and Daniel Schlosberg, music director/arranger are two of the co-founders of Heartbeat Opera (#heartbeatopera, @heartbeat_opera) now entering it’s 6th season. Their new contemporary production of Weber’s Der Fresischutz is being produced at Baruch PAC, NY from December 4th-15th. TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE   Notes Brooke Akhnaten by Philip Glass The Metropolitan Opera Phelim McDermott, director […]