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Salzburg Festival

Olga Peretyatko: A Nightingale Soars Among the Stars

Simon Hewitt | Posted 11.03.2013 | Arts
Simon Hewitt

An impish, witty, self-deprecating girl with twinkling hazelnut eyes is sending gusts of fresh air whooshing through the opera world. Her flight to the top has been a libretto in its own right.

Opera's Shining Star

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 08.05.2013 | Arts

MILAN — Alexander Pereira will arrive at the Milanese opera house La Scala as general manager in 2015 with a unique set of work experience that ...

The Sound Of Music Returns To Salzburg

Barbara Barton Sloane | Posted 01.28.2013 | Travel
Barbara Barton Sloane

One of the world's best-loved musicals has been staged -- for the very first time -- in Salzburg, Austria. Andreas Gergen, the show's Musical Director has successfully brought to life a living piece of history. Why has it taken so long to come home?

PHOTOS: Viennese Dancing As Adventure

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 11.03.2012 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

Climb Everest to Base Camp or learn a quadrille for a Viennese Ball, both offer a discriminating traveler new bragging rights to travel beyond the ordinary.

Last-Minute Sub At Salzburg Fest Just Upstaged Everyone

AP | GEORGE JAHN | Posted 08.09.2012 | Home

SALZBURG, Austria -- Opera-goers attending Salzburg Festival's new production of Puccini's "La Boheme" expected the worst when the man with the microp...

OPERA: Off To Salzburg Festival With Met Opera GM Peter Gelb

nytimes.com | ANTHONY TOMMASINI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

SALZBURG, Austria -- Jurgen Flimm, the noted German director of opera and theater and the outgoing artistic director of the Salzburg Festival, has a m...

Bless This House

Norman MacAfee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Norman MacAfee

The New York State Theater at Lincoln Center, home of the New York City Opera, is dark as it undergoes a year of renovation. It is a house of past and perhaps future artistic importance in two art forms.