Cancelations Of Major NYC Events Raises Concerns About Ripple Effects For Restaurants, Hotels And MoreLast year, more than 66 million tourists came to the Big Apple, supporting over 400,000 jobs and generating close to $73 billion.
COVID Cancellation: Metropolitan Opera Cancels 2020-21 Season, Announces 2021-22 LineupIn its announcement, the Met said it made the "painful decision" based on advice given from health officials to the Met and Lincoln Center.
Acclaimed Opera Star Jessye Norman Dies At 74Norman performed with opera companies around the world, including the Metropolitan Opera, where she debuted in 1983.
Metropolitan Opera Singer Placido Domingo Steps Down Amid Sexual Harassment AllegationsAfter 51 consecutive seasons with the Met, tonight’s opening performance of “Macbeth” will go on without the world-renowned tenor's booming voice.
Report: 9 Women Accuse Opera Legend Placido Domingo Of Sexual HarassmentRegarded as one of the greatest opera singers of all time including decades of performances at New York's Met Opera, Placido Domingo also is a prolific conductor.
Metropolitan Opera To Start Sunday Performances In 2019-20As part of three-year contracts, the Met has the right to present up to 17 Sunday matinees in 2019-20 and 27 the following season.
Court Documents Outline Sexual Misconduct Claims Against Ousted Met Conductor James LevineThe Met fired Levine as its music director emeritus on March 12, citing evidence of misconduct, but it did not make public any details at the time.
Met Opera Fires Longtime Conductor James Levine, Citing 'Credible Evidence' Of 'Sexually Abusive' ConductThe music director emeritus was suspended in December after allegations emerged that Levine sexually abused one man three decades ago beginning when the man was a teenager.
Met Opera Names Nezet-Seguin As New Music DirectorYannick Nezet-Seguin will become the Metropolitan Opera's music director next season, two years earlier than planned.
Fans React To Allegations Of Sex Abuse Against Met Opera Conductor James LevineLongtime conductor James Levine has been suspended amid allegations of sexual misconduct.
Metropolitan Opera Suspends Conductor Amid Abuse AllegationsJames Levine served as music director of the Met from 1976 to 2016, when he assumed the position of music director emeritus.
Dallas Man Apologizes For Sprinkling His Friend's Ashes At The MetDallas resident Roger Kaiser said in a letter Wednesday that he promised a cancer-stricken friend in 2012 that he would scatter the friend's ashes at various opera houses after his death.
Best Cheap Labor Day Events In New York CityRead on for five free or low-cost activities to partake in this Labor Day in New York City.
Met Opera Star Helps Aspiring Singers From Upper East Side Arts SchoolA group of talented singers from a performing arts school on the Upper East Side got the chance to work with Met Opera star Joyce DiDonato, also known as the Yankee Diva.
‘Yankee Diva’ Gives Master Class In Opera To UES StudentsMany performers dream of making it to the Metropolitan Opera. But some kids are one step closer to that dream thanks to the “Yankee Diva.”