Gentrification tears apart communities and hurts families, and when people are unable to fight it, it hurts the most.
By Nam Do
Aida, Anna Netrebko, Carmen, Cold Mountain, Der Ring Des Nibelungen, Georges Bizet, Giacomo Puccini, Giuseppe Verdi, J. M. Coetzee, Jennifer Higdon, John Adams, La bohème, LA Opera, La Scala, La traviata, Madama Butterfly, Metropolitan Opera, Metropolitan Opera House, Modern Opera, Music, Nixon in China, Opera, Philip Glass, Richard Wagner, The Exterminating Angel, Thomas Adès, Waiting for the Barbarians
Opera has a reputation for being old and stuffy. Yet modern opera demonstrates that the art can be flexible, dynamic and engaging.