The Brian Lehrer Show

Met Opera Drama

Monday, August 04, 2014

Jennifer Maloney, arts reporter for the Greater New York section of The Wall Street Journal, explains the labor dispute threatening to disrupt the Met's next season.  The threatened lockout was pushed back a week as an independent analyst looks at the financial data.

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Nico Muhly's 'Two Boys' Is Both Modern And Operatic

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Nico Muhly's latest project, the opera Two Boys, premiered at the Metropolitan Opera this week. He speaks with Soundcheck host John Schaefer about the work.



This Week: Must-See Arts in the City

Thursday, December 22, 2011


Renaissance portraiture at the Met, geometric explosions (or are they implosions?) at the Asia Society, and a painter who bucked a trend at the National Academy. The holidays may be upon us, but there's still plenty to do in New York. Here's what we're looking at this week.

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