Wagner Society Blogs
Posted on August 29, 2014
The Met Opera's Show Goes on, For Now....Apocalyse Later
Work rules remain unchanged in the Met contracts which call for pay cuts now and financial transparency in exchange for "profit sharing" from the endowment income and delayed pay increases.
Posted August 28, 2014
Placido Domingo's Operalia Final Round will be webcast live from Los Angeles on Saturday August 30th at 7:00 PDT. The final competition will be webcast live on Medici.tv. Among this year's finalists is 2012 Merola participant, tenor Yi Li. Past Operalia winners include: Rolando Villazon, Joyce Di Donato, Erwin Schrott, Elizabeth Futral, Ana Maria Martinez, Nina Stemme, Susanna Phillips and Jose Cura.
Posted August 27, 2014
Paintings by Rogelio de Egusquiza and Cal Pedranti
Egusquiza and Wagner´s Parsifal in the Museo del Prado - to October 27, 2014
Posted on August 24, 2014
Speight Jenkins walks and talks opera
Posted on August 23, 2014
The Final Union Settlements
Posted August 21, 2014
Contracts Give Unions a Voice in Decisions:
Posted on August 20, 2014
Met Opera Clears Last Hurdle
Posted on August 19, 2014
Met Opera: Update on Met Union Negotiations (August 18, 2014)
Posted August 18, 2014
Situation is still tense with tentative agreements:
Posted on August 11, 2014
Met's labor woes divide opera fans as well as participants.