- August 20, 2007 | Short Lists
- The Story Remains the Same
Glimmerglass Opera’s season of wildly different takes on the Orpheus myth is wrapping up. Time to make that trek upstate.
- July 23, 2007 | Short Lists
- New and Improved
Premieres may be scattered throughout the year, but there’s no time like the Lincoln Center Festival to catch refreshing guest ensembles playing their newest work.
- July 16, 2007 | Short Lists
- Head for the Hills
The summer music festivals are in full swing. These concerts are all readily accessible from the city, and are played in a decidedly more peaceful setting.
- July 2, 2007 | Intelligencer
- Eric Idle Raises the Barre
Next project: A Python ballet!
- July 2, 2007 | Short Lists
- The Story and the Song
These two major modern cantatas are as intriguing for their music as for their backstories.
- June 18, 2007 | Feature
- Lost in Un-Translation
Everyone’s gaga for Roberto Bolaño this summer. But what else is crying out to be translated into English? We asked some experts.
- June 18, 2007 | Short List
- The Magnificent Three
A retiring ballerina, a tap superstar, and a beloved company give sure-to-sell-out-early performances.
- June 4, 2007 | Short Lists
- Walk on the Wild Side
Small-scale chamber concerts allow the chance to dip a toe into the avant-garde.
- May 28, 2007 | Short Lists
- Dynamic Duos
In this quiet week between spring and summer seasons, these high-caliber pairings stand out.
- May 21, 2007 | Short Lists
- An Almost Holy Picture
These performances—enhanced by their sacred settings—should get you to the church (or synagogue) on time.