Performing Arts

Incoming Vienna Opera chief taps conductor Philippe Jordan

Jul 31, 2017

Incoming Vienna State Opera director Bogdan Roscic says he has signed conductor Philippe Jordan as the opera house's music director after Roscic takes over in 2020

Synchronized swimmers struggle for appreciation at worlds

Jul 20, 2017

Synchronized swimmers are unanimous in saying their sport doesn't get the respect or attention it deserves

Conductor Riccardo Chailly to celebrate 40 years at La Scala

May 31, 2017

Conductor Riccardo Chailly to celebrate 40 years at La Scala next season

Toscanini's musical and anti-Fascist legacy remembered

Mar 26, 2017

Italy has planned a series of celebrations and commemorations to honor the 150th anniversary of conductor Arturo Toscanini's birth

Mythic creatures dance through Dublin on St. Patrick's Day

Mar 17, 2017

Performers dressed as creatures from Irish myth and legend have danced down the chilly streets of Dublin for Ireland's biggest St. Patrick's Day parade

Transition in Milan fashion scene as new creatives break out

Feb 26, 2017

A transition is underway in the Milan fashion scene, with new designers taking over traditional brands and younger creatives breaking out with their own labels

Bogdan Roscic new incoming head of Vienna State Opera

Dec 21, 2016

The Austrian government has chosen Sony manager Bogdan Roscic to head the Vienna State Opera as of 2020

Gucci unleashes fantasy, Puglisi stages torment

Sep 21, 2016

Milan Fashion Week gets off to a theatrical start with a fantasy-filled Gucci show and an unconventional preview by Fausto Puglisi staged by a prison theater director

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