In which the wunderkind Russian-German pianist finally makes his D.C. debut.
Author Archive for Mike Paarlberg
Go see Appomattox—especially if you’re not an opera fan.
Lang Lang's panache was in full-force at the Kennedy Center last night.
The In Series' latest opera—part of its "Made In America" series—is about as dull as life on the farm.
NSO attendees are in for a real treat this weekend with guitarist Sharon Isbin filling in for Miloš Karadaglić.
If Donald Runnicles is in the running to direct the NSO, last night's performance was an impressive audition.
This beautiful, historical epic is both a landmark and a rediscovery of form.
If you’re going to take liberties with famous works of literature, you might as well give us a happy ending or more sex and violence or something.
If you had a time machine, what would you do besides kill Hitler and stop George Lucas from making prequels?
Cross-dressing, switched identities, and R. Kelly trapped-in-the-closet scenarios deign to prevent a count from sexually assaulting or murdering anyone.