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Planning a trip to New York? Read a Prime Woman’s review of Broadway plays and operas before you go.

Category Archives: Theatre & Opera

Planning a trip to New York? Read a Prime Woman’s review of Broadway plays and operas before you go.

Theatre & Opera

What Fall Movies Should You See? 8 Oscar Contender Previews

The excitement is building! On March 4, 2018, comedian Jimmy Kimmel will welcome you to the 90th Academy of Awards ceremony. This will be his second ... Read More
Cate Blanchett
Theatre & Opera

Cate Blanchett: The Gift in “The Present”

Two Time Academy Award Winner Leads Cast Of Broadway Play [caption id="attachment_20130" align="alignleft" width="300"] Cate Blanchett[/caption]... Read More
The Band's Visit
Theatre & Opera

The Band’s Visit, Atlantic Theater’s Season Finale

The Chelsea Theater Ends its 2016 Season with a Hit! Atlantic Theater Company ended its 2016 Season with a delightful hit, The Band’s Visit by... Read More
Javier Camarena "don pasquale"
Theatre & Opera

Javier Camarena Makes Met History During “Don Pasquale”

Mexican Bel Canto Tenor Only Third Since 1942 with Mid-Performance Encore: Only three men have been allowed to sing an encore during regular opera pe... Read More
“Les Pecheurs De Perles”
Theatre & Opera

The Met’s “Les Pecheurs De Perles”

Once in a 100 Years: The previous time the Metropolitan Opera staged a production of Georges Bizet’s “The Pearl Fishers” was 1916. That was a l... Read More
Theatre & Opera

“An American in Paris” Dances and Sings!

Three transplants from the world of ballet; choreographer Christopher Wheeldon, New York City Ballet Principal Robert Fairchild, and Royal Ballet Com... Read More
Theatre & Opera

“The King and I:” A Royal Treat

Bartlett Sher’s extravagant and exuberant revival of Rogers and Hammerstein’s “The King and I” is a Broadway experience well worth the time an... Read More
Theatre & Opera

Brilliant Cast Sings Ernani at The Met

March 26, 2015With Music Director James Levine at the podium, a cast of several outstanding singers brought Giuseppe Verdi’s “Ernani” to it... Read More
Theatre & Opera

Edward Albee’s A Delicate Balance

A Delicate Balance: This revival headed by a stellar cast made up of Glenn Close (Agnes), John Lithgow (Tobias), Lindsay Duncan (Claire), Bob Balaban ... Read More
Theatre & Opera

Les Contes d’Hoffmann Review

Metropolitan Opera-New York City The Metropolitan Opera’s current revival of the brilliant director, Bartlett Sher’s 2009 production of Jacques O... Read More
Theatre & Opera

“The Elephant Man” Review

If you are going to be in NYC between now and February 15, I recommend that you see the play “The Elephant Man” at the Booth Theater starring Brad... Read More
Theatre & Opera

Mother and Sons

The Wonderful Tyne Daly In Broadway’s “Mothers and Sons”: The Tony Award and multi-Emmy Award winning actress, Tyne Daly, gives a superb perfor... Read More