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  • Loving Wagner anyway

    At the Hollywood Bowl recently, the Los Angeles Philharmonic gave a rare performance of Percy Grainger???s imaginary ballet, ???The Warriors.??? There were, as far as I could tell, no protests from the audience about performing this rambunctious and wonderfull
  • L.A. Opera's 'Siegfried' star injured during Sunday performance

    The title hero of Richard Wagner's "Siegfried" is often described as a Nietzschean Superman, but the singer who plays him is only human. During Sunday's matinee performance at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, British tenor John Treleaven twisted his ankle...

    Riot in Times Square Over Wagner Opera!

    Oct. 21, 1919: Servicemen and civilians riot in Times Square over a production of Richard Wagner's "Die Meistersinger" staged at the Lexington Theater despite Mayor John Francis Hylan???s ban on German opera!

    UPDATED: L.A. Opera gets $14-million emergency loan

    Los Angeles Opera asked for and received a $14-million emergency loan from Los Angeles County today to allow it to stay afloat and keep paying its expenses through the middle of next year. UPDATED: CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL STORY...

    Los Angeles County approves a $14 million loan for struggling L.A. Opera

    One can point fingers in many different directions in the case of Los Angeles County approving a request by Los Angeles Opera for a $14 million emergency loan. The county Board of Supervisors approved the request by a vote of...