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Lincoln Center

  1. party chat
    We Quizzed Helen Mirren on Her Most Famous Lines — and She Only Missed One“My brain’s like a sieve, I probably won’t remember any of them!”
  2. classical music review
    Shostakovich, With Bright L.A. Glare, at Lincoln CenterDudamel brings out the symphony’s loudest, brightest aspects.
  3. The Over-the-Top Plans for Redoing Geffen Hall Are History. Good.The $500 million–plus plan to squeeze a new building into the shell would have been a disaster.
  4. It’s Alive! A Don Giovanni Where Even the Sets PerformAt Mostly Mozart, an opera that doesn’t skimp on theatrical power.
  5. political speech
    Lincoln Center Refuses Admission to Woman Wearing Anti-Trump SignThe incident raises questions about the theater’s role as a political space.
  6. see something say something
    Scattered Ashes Shut Down the Metropolitan OperaWhat was intended as a tribute to a deceased opera lover prompted an appearance by the NYPD counterterrorism unit instead.
  7. Thomas Heatherwick Will Redo David Geffen HallThe post–Avery Fisher era gets under way.
  8. Thomas Adès’s Thrilling Blend of Dance and MusicFew composers have embraced dance so well.
  9. books
    How Reynold Levy (Says He) Saved Lincoln CenterThe former chairman dishes in his new book.
  10. classical music
    An Ordinary Concert at Alice Tully Hall That Was Anything ButAn evening when the 18th century came alive.
  11. Behind Mad Men’s Most Memorable Scenes“I did think that Roger Sterling was going to die the first season.”
  12. debuts
    Holocaust Survivor Debuts at Lincoln CenterEmily Kessler usually plays her mandolin for groups at community centers. Up next, an audience of 3,000.
  13. tv
    See Emma Thompson As Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney ToddYou can see the full performance on PBS on September 26.
  14. interview
    Justin Davidson Talks to the New President of Lincoln Center, Jed BernsteinFor the first time in eleven years, the hand on the tiller at Lincoln Center is changing.
  15. theatre
    Mos Def To Take The Stage Again In A Free Man of ColorBut now he’s going by just “Mos.”
  16. in the magazine
    Lincoln Center Gets Some Work Done, and Other Culture Highlights From This Week’s New YorkJonathan Groff! ‘Angels & Demons’! ‘The Singing Forest’! And more!
  17. last night's gig
    Jamey Johnson and Lee Ann Womack, Achy and Breaky in All the Right PlacesJohnson is a dark-hearted country beardo who sings like he’s just been punched in the gut, and Womack still tried to out-sad her opener.
  18. art candy
    Mozart Goes to the Laser ShowThe OpenEnded Group, “Masses I” from “Breath” (2007).
  19. obit
    Beverly Sills Dies at 78The former Belle Silverman was an impossibly charming public figure who (one got the sense) could shout down an obnoxious cabbie if need be, then go straight to the stage and start trilling.
  20. tube junkie
    Video: Behind the Ballet