Real-Life Family Journey Unfolds In Jazz Opera 'Dear Erich'A real-life story draw from 200 letter written during World War II have been given new voice in the jazz opera "Dear Erich," performing this week in lower Manhattan.
Mobile Couch: Halloween Costumes At Screaming Mimi'sThis Halloween you can own a piece of history all while rocking an original look. A vintage store is selling one-of-a-kind costumes from the New York City Opera.
New York City Opera To File For Bankruptcy
This Weekend Could Be The Last For New York City OperaThe New York City Opera could be going silent after this weekend if it does not collect a total of $7 million.
Without 'Miracle,' City Opera Could Be Days Away From Bankruptcy FilingThe 70-year-old company says it plans to file for bankruptcy and scrap the bulk of its 2013-14 season unless it somehow manages to reach its $7 million fundraising goal by Monday.
New York City Opera Warns Season Could Be Halted Without FundingThe New York City Opera company said this weekend that it will have to suspend its season unless it raises $7 million by the end of the month.
Glorious Props And Costumes Put Up For Auction By New York City OperaNothing says “over the top” quite like opera, and now some of the most glorious and sometimes strange sets, props and costumes from the New York City Opera can be yours for the right price.
New York City Opera Announces Lockout Of Musicians After Negotiations Break Down SundayOn Sunday, hours after talks broke down, the cash-strapped company canceled Monday rehearsals for a Feb. 12 opening production of Verdi's "La Traviata" in Brooklyn.
Musicians Protest New York City Opera's New Season At GuggenheimThe union members say they're being offered a contract that would gut the chorus and orchestra, strip them of health and other benefits and turn them into freelancers. And they say they're not even guaranteed a minimum number of work weeks.
NYC Opera Union Seeks Unfair Labor Practice ChargeA union representing workers at the financially troubled New York City Opera says it will file unfair labor practice charges after the board voted to move out of the Lincoln Center and cut staff.
New York City Opera To Leave Lincoln Center, Cut StaffFriday's move comes as the 68-year-old organization deals with a dwindling endowment, a multimillion-dollar deficit, and contentious negotiations with its union staff.
Another Lincoln Center Venue Infested By BedbugsIt's nothing to sing about. Lincoln Center says it has detected bedbugs at the complex's opera house.
Lincoln Center Infested With BedbugsThe discovery was made in a dressing room of its David H. Koch Theater. It's the home of the New York City Ballet and the New York City Opera.