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Fall 2016 Opera Preview: Here's What You Shouldn't Miss

ZEALnyc | Posted 09.22.2016 | Arts
Read More: New York Opera, Amanda Woodbury, South African Soprano Pretty Yende Sing Juliette, American Symphony Orchestra, Anna Netrebko, Marcelo Alvarez, Sir Richard Eyre Manon Lescaut, Asenath Nicholson Annals of the Famine in Ireland, Baritone Gerald Finley in Metropolitan Opera Guillaume Tell, Tenor Javier Camarena, Bel Canto, Soprano Sondra Radvanovsky, Superstar, Donizetti's Tudor Queen Trilogy, Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Roy Niederhoffer, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Carnegie Hall, Ian Bostridge, Catherine Naglestad Salome, David Lang the Loser, Donnacha Dennehy the Hunger, Elektra Patrice Chereau, Esa-Pekka Salonen, New York Philharmonic, Finnish Composer Kaija Saariaho Circle Map Lumiere Et Pesanteur, Fall 2016 Opera Preview: Here's What You Shouldn't Miss, Gerald Barry's Ebullient the Importance of Being Earnest, Harold Prince Candide, Jazz at Lincoln Center's Rose Theater, Joyce DiDonato, Kelli O'Hara, Krenek's Der Dictator, Lachain Glen, Met's New Mariusz Trelinski Tristan Und Isolde, Sir Simon Rattle, Nina Stemme, New York City Opera Reprieve From Bankruptcy, Pagliacci With Aleko Rachmaninoff, Park Avenue Armory Louis Andriessen Expansive De Materie, Peter Eotvos Angels in America, Peter Sellars St. Matthew Passion, Robert Lapage, Damnation of Faust, The Ring, Kaija Saariaho L'amour De Loin, Rosinni Guillaume Tell Pierre Audi, Soprano Christine Goerke Big Success Elektra at Carnegie Hall, Boston Symphony and Andris Nelsons, Soprano Diana Damrau, Tenor Vitorrio Grigolo, Manon, Bartlett Sher Gounod's Lush Romeo Et Juliette, Soprano Jennifer Zetlan Lonh, Stephen Costello Sings Romeo, Strauss Day of Peace, Stuart Skelton Sings Tristan, Ekaterina Gubanova, Evgeny Nikitin, Rene Pape, Susanna Phillips and Eric Owens, Swedish Soprano Nina Stemme Isolde, Tobin Stokes and Heather Raffia's Fallujah, William Kentridge, Coloratura Soprano Marlis Petersen Lulu, Arts News
ZEALnyc

Mark McLaren, ZEALnyc Editor in Chief, September 9, 2016 If you follow opera like I follow opera, you'll know that last season was an exciting one in...

Trailer For New 'The Ring' Sequel Raises A Major Question

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.25.2016 | Entertainment

That creepy little girl from “The Ring” is back in an all-new sequel “Rings,” and now we’re wondering one major question: Who’s still wat...

The Internet Just Realized The Girl From 'The Ring' Is All Grown Up

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 03.24.2015 | Entertainment

Samara from "The Ring" was a thing of nightmares. Creeping. Crawling. And freaking everyone out. But, thanks to the Intern...

This Is What A $50 Million Artwork Looks Like Today

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.24.2015 | Arts

If you've been pondering what $50 million could snag you in the contemporary art world today, Sotheby's has an answer, and it looks like this: ...

Your Cheatin' Heart

George Heymont | Posted 02.03.2014 | Arts
George Heymont

Some men are luckier in life than in love. Whether they become top athletes, matinee idols, or wartime heroes, their trust in the goodness of people makes them loyal to a fault.

Batman Makes Scary Things Funny Things

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.29.2013 | Comedy

It's official, every single classic horror movie scene could have been better if Batman were there. Not because he would have saved the day, but b...

Because 'The Ring' Needed A 'Seinfeld' Laugh Track

Posted 10.24.2013 | Comedy

Sure, you might be saying to yourself, "This is just a couple of scenes from 'The Ring' with a 'Seinfeld' laugh track added in... who cares?" To th...

Need A Place To Send Your Possessed Children? You're In Luck

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.11.2013 | Comedy

Parenting really can be the scariest thing. Luckily, the daycare teacher in this CollegeHumor video loves the hell out of these kids, so parents ...

Movie Review: Mama

Kathleen Hale | Posted 03.29.2013 | Entertainment
Kathleen Hale

Perhaps my favorite aspect of Mama (aside from the fact that it made me very, very afraid) is that it paints a refreshingly complicated and ultimately poignant portrait of female relationships.

On Election Day, the Voice of the People Will Speak as the Oracle of Democracy

Pythia Peay | Posted 01.02.2013 | Politics
Pythia Peay

We are dependent on the voice of the people as a whole for the outcome, and this voice speaks for a spirit that guides our collective destiny.

PHOTOS: Halloween Movie Kids All Grown Up

The Huffington Post | Kari Friedlander | Posted 10.18.2012 | Celebrity

If you've ever seen a horror movie (or babysat) you are well aware that nothing amps up the scary like a terrorizing tyke. But these kids don't go...

A Building Made Of Hair

Posted 02.22.2012 | Arts

In 2009 Andres Bedoya organized a haunting performance installation "Ultra Madre," in which 57 women lay still on the scaffolding of the main arch of ...

Going Bump in the Night: More Prime Halloween Movie Fare

John Farr | Posted 06.20.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

My own personal exploration into the movies that petrify me most inspired me to compile a fresh list of skin-crawling entries that in my view do full justice to the spirit of Halloween.

Halloween Double Features (VIDEO)

Ben Tripp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ben Tripp

Come with me, kiddies, down to my dungeon of cinematic despair. There's something here for every palate.

Halloween Special: Scary Movie Remakes

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Halloween's a-comin': Time to bar the door, darken the lights, wring out the cat and scare the holy crap out of you and your main squeeze with some ex...

The Twilight of the Festival

Barry A. Sanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Barry A. Sanders

The final Ring Festival LA symposium and performance concluded on Sunday. The Opera's performances were as beautiful and exciting as we had hoped during all the years of their preparation.

OPERA: Pop Critic Takes On The 'Ring'

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

"Singing is physical elasticity, nothing else," wrote the German vocal teacher Franzisca Martienssen-Lohmann in 1923. Her description was prosaic, mea...

Plan ForYourArt June 11-13

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Matthew Barney's five-part film epic The Cremaster Cycle traces the creative process (in non-chronological order), with each film standing as a complete realized work in itself.

Raising Hell

Meredith Lopez | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Meredith Lopez

I'm sure that most parents with small children, and babies in particular, think that their kids are possessed by demons at least once.

Post-Its On the Baby

Meredith Lopez | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Meredith Lopez

Husband and I have been known to leave funny little Post-Its for each other in random places. Did he...but no. He couldn't have.