The Metropolitan Opera

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2013

    Chelsea Light Moving at Triple Rock, 3/27/13

    Chelsea Light Moving With Cave and Cyrus Vance Triple Rock Social Club, Minneapolis March 27, 2013 In the cover story of this week's New York Times Magazine, Peter Gelb, the general manager of the Metropolitan Opera, divulges a popular Italian saying amongst performers in the moment before the curt ... More >>

  • Movies

    February 12, 2013

    Beautiful Creatures, the ravishing chastity fantasy

    The movie's teenage witch may have superpowers, but sex isn't one of them

  • Calendar

    October 5, 2011
  • Blogs

    April 26, 2010

    Jónsi brings epic performance to the Pantages

    Photos by Stacy Schwartz​Stumbling out of the Jónsi show at the Pantages Theatre, there was a breathless combination of What the..., How the... and Wow. The Icelandic frontman honed his sense for the epic in his years with Sigur Rós, but his solo show, with it's amazing combination of sets, vide ... More >>

  • Music

    June 30, 2004

    Real Life Rock Top 10

    Lucinda bids Dylan good morning, Patti Smith greets Baghdad, and Greil Marcus says goodbye

  • News

    November 22, 2000

    I Hear Mid-America Singing

    The season's first snowfall brings out the high culture in all of us

  • News

    November 15, 2000

    Sharkey Mania!

    Eddie Sharkey has wrestled champs, chumps, and chimps. Now the tough guy turned trainer drops knowledge on Generation WWF.

  • Arts

    April 26, 2000


    After a storybook career on the stage, dancer and choreographer Lise Houlton helms the troupe her mother founded, Minnesota Dance Theater

  • Arts

    February 10, 1999
  • Feature

    July 1, 1998


    As the Minnesota Orchestra kicks off its annual Viennese Sommerfest concert series this month, Jeffrey Tate takes up the baton. But both dischord and harmony have passed over the celebrated conductor's road to the podium. Last fall, Tate talked with Q

  • Feature

    May 1, 1998

    Live from the Met

    Ben Cameron tackles the tough trivia on the Texaco Opera Quiz

  • News

    December 31, 1997

    Artists Of The Year

    We list the best of the best of 1997.

  • Arts

    May 14, 1997

    Vamping By Numbers

    The Minnesota Opera's Carmen sacrifices passion for fashion.