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Feb. 5 Syracuse Opera: La Bohème

Danielle Pastin (standing) and Casey Finnigan star as Mimi and Rodolfo in the 2016 Syracuse Opera production of Puccini'd "La Boheme"

Syracuse Opera presents a well staged but vocally unspectacular ‘La Bohème’

The set, save for some ineffective props, looks good — but the production lacks the necessary chemistry between Mimi and Rodolfo

By David Abrams

I’m not sure what caused the fire alarms to sound at the Crouse-Hinds Theater shortly before the final act of the Syracuse Opera production of La Bohème. But it was easy to rule out what little sparks had been flying between the two principal characters up to that point…

July 20 Glimmerglass: An American Tragedy

Glimmerglass’s ‘An American Tragedy’ an American triumph

The opera’s three major roles, all played by Glimmerglass Young Artists, reveal the depth of talent within the company’s apprenticeship program

By David Rubin

The Glimmerglass Festival in Cooperstown, New York continued its 2014 season of operas that highlight Men Behaving Badly (Very Badly)…