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La Cenerentola

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Joyce DiDonato, Javier Camarena and superstar cast deliver magical performance of Rossini's Cinderella story
23 Apr 14 / Latinos Post
Camarena subs magnificently for Florez in the Met’s “Cenerentola”
23 Apr 14 / The Classical Review
Joyce DiDonato sings with casual brilliance in the Met’s hyperactive Rossini production
23 Apr 14 / Financial Times
The Met serves up a delectable ‘La Cenerentola’
23 Apr 14 / New York Observer
Cinderella and her Prince, with palpable longing
23 Apr 14 / New York Times
DiDonato and Camarena are a fairy-tale couple in Rossini's "La Cenerentola"
23 Apr 14 / The Huffington Post

I Puritani

Metropolitan Opera

You can’t expect every night at the Met to be a gourmet feast, but this lazily produced Puritani was downright inedible
23 Apr 14 / New York Observer
Peretyatko makes spectacular Met debut in “Puritani”
19 Apr 14 / The Classical Review
Olga Peretyatko shines in Bellini's 'I Puritani'
19 Apr 14 / The Huffington Post
Allowing a Puritan to marry for love
19 Apr 14 / New York Times

Madama Butterfly

Metropolitan Opera

Kristine Opolais' Butterfly spreads its glorious wings at the Met
22 Apr 14 / Broadway World
At last–a glorious Butterfly at the Met
14 Apr 14 / Classics Today
Kristine Opolais is Met’s Best Cio-Cio-San Since Diana Soviero
9 Apr 14 / New York Observer
Full-throttle emotions and blind faith
7 Apr 14 / New York Times
Kristine Opolais' genius brings Puccini's glorious masterwork to a new level
6 Apr 14 / Latinos Post
Soprano rises above misguided staging in Met’s “Butterfly”
6 Apr 14 / The Classical Review
Un debut afortunado
18 Feb 14 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)
A mixed revival of Butterfly
27 Jan 14 / ConcertoNet (English)
A Met debut as that besotted geisha, adamant that he will be true
18 Jan 14 / New York Times
With soprano’s strong debut, Met’s “Butterfly” takes wing
18 Jan 14 / The Classical Review

La Sonnambula

Metropolitan Opera

Gloriously sung Sonnambula at the Met
31 Mar 14 / Classics Today
Damrau and Camarena turn ‘La Sonnambula’ into a dream
20 Mar 14 / The Epoch Times
The Met’s ‘Sonnambula’ is an opera lover’s dream
19 Mar 14 / New York Observer
Sleepwalker with love trouble avoids a rude awakening
18 Mar 14 / New York Times
Damrau and Camarena turn "La Sonnambula" into a dream
16 Mar 14 / The Huffington Post
Glorious Diana Damrau and Javier Camarena transcend incoherent production
16 Mar 14 / Latinos Post
Damrau rises above disastrous staging in Met’s narcoleptic “Sonnambula”
16 Mar 14 / The Classical Review

Andrea Chenier

Metropolitan Opera

More drama off stage than on for Met’s Andrea Chénier
16 Apr 14 / Seen and Heard
A rousing Italian opera about a French poet
3 Apr 14 / The Epoch Times
Where were the fireworks?
1 Apr 14 / New York Observer
Noseda, orchestra and fine cast make a heroic case for Met’s “Chenier”
27 Mar 14 / The Classical Review
A war horse revived, with no stars riding
26 Mar 14 / New York Times

La bohème

Metropolitan Opera

‘La Bohème’ provokes ovations for singing and scenery
12 Apr 14 / The Examiner
Met’s vintage La bohème fresh and emotionally compelling (HD screening)
7 Apr 14 / Seen and Heard
Where were the fireworks?
1 Apr 14 / New York Observer

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Articles about Metropolitan Opera

The Met as mosh pit for a fill-in star

After a recent star turn, the Mexican tenor Javier Camarena returns sooner than expected, standing in for Juan Diego Flórez in “La Cenerentola.”
21 Apr 2014 / New York Times

Asking how much opera singers’ work Is worth

The 80 members of the chorus at the Metropolitan Opera have been asked to accept a roughly 16 percent pay cut.
21 Apr 2014 / New York Times

'I doubted I'd ever make it back'

America’s greatest conductor, the Met's James Levine, tells how he beat paralysis to return to the podium – in a wheelchair.
17 Apr 2014 / Telegraph

Olga Peretyatko to make Met debut in 'I Puritani'

A look at past Met Elviras.
17 Apr 2014 / Latinos Post

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