New York City

January 13, 2016

Les Pecheurs De Perles (The Pearl Fishers) at the Metropolitan Opera, New York City.

Composed 12 years before his much more famous opera Carmen, The Pearl Fishers by George Bizet is set in a mythical far eastern village in this production […]
January 13, 2016

The Calidore String Quartet

Yesterday I had the pleasure of hearing the Calidore String Quartet perform at the Merkin Concert Hall, a part of the Kaufman Music Center on W. […]
January 11, 2016

Jackson Pollock at the Museum of Modern Art New York City

One of the giants of the Abstract Expressionist School of modern art, Jackson Pollock (1912-1956) died at the age of 44 in an alcohol related auto […]
January 11, 2016

Picasso Sculpture Exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art New York City

Many people are familiar with Pablo Picasso perhaps mainly based on his cubist paintings but far fewer are familiar with his sculptures which form the basis […]
January 9, 2016

Arthur Miller’s “A View From the Bridge.”

The bridge, peripherally referred to in the play, is the Brooklyn Bridge and it is a powerful story of family, love, hate, betrayal and ultimately death. […]
January 9, 2016

Noises Off by The Roundabout Theater Company

Greeting from “The Big Apple!”  My flight yesterday from LAX to JFK on Jet Blue was about as easy and trouble free as an airline flight […]