Mad Scenes and Exit Arias: The Death of the New York City Opera and the Future of Opera in America

By Waleson, Heidi

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9781627794978 9781627794985
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Metropolitan: Holt


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Starred Review on July 1, 2018  |  Arts and Humanities

Wall Street Journal veteran opera critic Waleson asks, "Who killed [the New York] City Opera?" She then relates the tumultuous history of the "People's Opera," which for much of its existence was a "battered stepchild" in its home at Lincoln Center in the shadow of the much grander Metropolitan Opera. Tracing NYCO's efforts to provide innovative fare at affordable prices while attempting to operate in the red, Waleson enliv...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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