Kevin Short

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New York City Opera 2017-18 Review – La Fanciulla Del West: Kristin Sampson & Jonathan Burton Lead Stellar Cast In Exciting Revival
The production of "La Fanciulla del West" that has landed in the somewhat unlikely venue called Jazz at Lincoln Centre -- but really is the Rose Theater at the Time Warner Centre – would be notable for a number of reasons. It signals the opening of the second season of the reborn New York City Opera. Great news for someone like me who attended decades of amazing operas at NYCO’s…
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New York City Opera Announces ‘La Fanciulla del West’ Cast
The New York City Opera has announced the cast for "La Fanciulla del West," which is slated to open the 2017-18 season. Kristin Sampson returns to the company after an acclaimed run in "La Campana Sommersa" and takes on the title role in Puccini's masterpiece. This season she will also take on the role Teatro del Giglio in Lucca, Teatro Goldoni Livorno, and Teatro Verdi in Pisa. Jonathan Burton takes on…