Metropolitan Opera

Fri, Apr 11, 2014, 5:38am

Chris Browner is disappointed by the Met's sub par rendering of "Madama Butterfly," which should have been a classic, but accessible opera.

Fri, Feb 21, 2014, 4:53am

Chris Browner is thoroughly impressed by "Werther," the latest show of the season at the Metropolitan Opera.

Fri, Feb 14, 2014, 4:47am

Chris Browner is satisfied, if not blown away, by the Met's latest and lengthiest Russian opera.

Sun, Dec 29, 2013, 1:32pm

A new production of Verdi’s “Falstaff” shines with a talented cast and conductor.

Fri, Nov 15, 2013, 4:29am

The Metropolitan Opera offers a thrilling production in Richard Strauss' “Die Frau ohne Schatten.”

Wed, Nov 13, 2013, 9:20pm

Tacky sets and tasteless eroticism undermines the Metropolitan Opera's latest production of "Tosca."

Fri, Oct 25, 2013, 5:24am

"Two Boys," an opera by Nico Muhly, CC ’03, will keep you guessing, but it offers a disappointing conclusion.

Fri, Sep 20, 2013, 1:12am

Spectator's opera critic previews the Met's upcoming season.

Thu, Mar 7, 2013, 7:49pm

The Metropolitan Opera brings the tragic melodrama of Dante's "Inferno" to life.

Thu, Feb 14, 2013, 11:42pm

The Met Opera scores some fine soloists but fails to bring the larger picture together in its production of "Carmen."