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Metropolitan Opera: Aida and Don Giovanni
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Verdi’s Aida, with Liudmyla Monastyrska and Olga Borodina, returns 11/23. Michael Grandage’s new production of Mozart’s Don Giovanni, with Ildar Abdrazakov in the title role, opens 11/28.
Also onstage now: Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito and Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera, with Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Sondra Radvanovsky, and Marcelo Alvarez.
- Hello, Dolly!
- Shubert Theatre
There are at least a dozen reasons this revival is a must-see, including David Hyde Pierce as a curmudgeonly skinflint and the chance to reexamine the ne plus ultra of Broadway Broadwayness circa 1964. But obviously the biggest reason is Bette Midler in the title role; will she descend the Harmonia Gardens staircase in a mermaid outfit? More »