Don Giovanni, SF Opera

'Don Giovanni' Opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus MozartLibretto by Lorenzo da PonteConducted by Nicola LuisottiDirected by Gabriele LaviaStarring Lucas Meachem, Ellie Dehn, Serena Farnocchia, Marco Vinco, Kate Lindsey, Shawn Mathey, Ryan KusterSan Francisco Opera, War Memorial  ...

Somewhere, San Diego

Jon Rua and Priscilla Lopez in "Somewhere"Photo by Henry DiRocco 'Somewhere' By Matthew LopezDirected by Giovanna SardelliThe Old Globe, San Diego (world premiere)Sept. 24 – Oct. 30, 2011 Let’s not beat around the bush: If you are wondering what  ...

Anna Bolena, NY

Anna Netrebko (right, clasping hands with Tamara Mumford) in the title role of the Met's "Anna Bolena"Photo by Brigitte Lacombe/Met Opera ‘Anna Bolena’ Opera in two acts by Gaetano DonizettiConducted by Marco ArmiliatoDirected by David McVicarStarring Anna Netrebko (replaced  ...

The Rocky Horror Show, San Diego

Sydney James Harcourt as Rocky surrounded by the cast of Richard O'Brien's "The Rocky Horror Show"Photo by Henry DiRocco 'The Rocky Horror Show' Book, Music and Lyrics by Richard O’BrienDirected by James VasquezOld Globe Theatre, San DiegoSept.  ...

Milk Like Sugar, San Diego

From left, Angela Lewis, Nikiya Mathis and Cherise Boothe in "Milk Like Sugar" Photo by Craig Schwartz 'Milk Like Sugar' By Kirsten GreenidgeLa Jolla Playhouse, San DiegoAug. 30-Sept. 25, 2011 (world premiere) For her new play "Milk Like  ...

Eugene Onegin, LA Opera

'Eugene Onegin' By Pyotr Ilyich TchaikovskyConducted by James ConlonDirected by Francesca GilpinWith Oksana Dyka, Ekaterina Semenchuk, Vsevolod Grivnov, Dalibor Jenis, Ronnita Nicole Miller, and James CreswellLos Angeles Opera, Dorothy Chandler PavilionThrough Oct. 9, 2011 It is hard not  ...

Invasion!, NY

Play Company actors in a scene from "Invasion!"Photo courtesy of the Play Company ‘INVASION!’ Written by Jonas Hassen KhemiriTranslated from the Swedish by Rachel Willson-BroylesDirected by Erica SchmidtProduced by the Play Company at the Flea Theater, New YorkThrough Oct.  ...

Così Fan Tutte, LA Opera

'Così Fan Tutte' Music by Wolfgang Amadeus MozartLibretto by Lorenzo da PonteConducted by James ConlonDirected by Ashley DeanWith Saimir Pirgu, Ildebrando D'Arcangelo, Lorenzo Regazzo, Aleksandra Kurzak, Ruxandra Donose, Roxana ConstantinescuLos Angeles Opera, Dorothy Chandler PavilionThrough Oct. 8, 2011  ...

Alex Katz, NY

Images from Alex Katz's show at Gavin Brown's Enterprise in New York Alex Katz: Paintings Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New YorkSept. 10-Oct. 8, 2011 "Iconic" is a word that should be stamped out or, at the very least, remaindered. Any  ...

Follies, NY

Ron Raines and Bernadette Peters in the Broadway revival of "Follies"Photo by Joan Marcus ‘Follies’ Music and lyrics by Stephen SondheimBook by James GoldmanDirected by Eric SchaefferMarquis Theatre, New York(See video preview below.) Among Stephen Sondheim’s most acclaimed  ...