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The 2015–16 season calendar is packed with great opera. Here are fifteen of our picks for the TOP OPERA EVENTS of the coming season. Illustration by Ben Kirchner.
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Brian Kellow talks to the sensational DIANA DAMRAU, whose upcoming season includes Donizetti’s Lucia at San Francisco Opera and Leïla in the Met’s new production of Les Pêcheurs de Perles.
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Richard Fairman charts the financial travails and artistic triumphs of the beleaguered ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA.
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William R. Braun offers a guide to enjoying Alban Berg’s LULU, a challenging work that returns to the Met next month in a new staging by William Kentridge.
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CATHERINE ZUBER is one of the most psychologically astute costume designers on the theater scene. This month, she provides the clothes for the Met’s season-opener, Bartlett Sher’s new staging of Otello. By Helen Sheehy.
Road Show Larmore thmb 915Road Show: Jennifer Larmore in Amsterdam
The American mezzo loves singing and spending time in the royal city of the Netherlands. by Eric Myers.
Art Upon the Blood thmb 915A Little Art Upon the Blood
As the Met opens the season with a new Otello, Marjorie Sandor picks up an element in both play and opera that continues to haunt her.

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Current Issue: September 2015 — VOL. 80, NO. 3