The surprising progressivism of Paul Dukas.
Is the prevalence of suicide in opera harmful or healing?
Anna Netrebko’s defense of blackface.
There is no absolution in art or life. A dispatch from Bayreuth.
Opera owes its heritage to the Middle East. Why do we silence this legacy?
What would singers do without them?
Do we still need Bayreuth?
The Black tenors who’ve taken on the role of Otello.