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Bass-baritone Ryan Speedo Green ready for operatic stardom

Nov. 24, 2021 10:12 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — He opened the season as kindly Uncle Paul in the Metropolitan Opera premiere of Terence Blanchard’s “Fire Shut Up in My Bones.” Next night he was the vagabond monk Varlaam, stopping the show in Mussorgsky’s “Boris Godunov.” Now he’s back as...

Aucoin's 'Eurydice,' modern retelling of myth, opens at Met

Nov. 23, 2021 11:08 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — As Erin Morley sang on the big stage of the Metropolitan Opera, Matthew Aucoin sat in the first row of the orchestra, his score in front of him, taking notes. Unlike most of her performances, Morley could use rehearsals to suggest adjusting notes to fit...