The New York Times ran this article on the front page of the Arts Section this morning. It is a close and rather depressing look at the current state of affairs facing our beloved "people's opera." As usual, I hate sharing this type of news, but I also know that ignoring it does not make it go away. Sadder still is that NYCO is no different than dozens of others art institutions currently fighting for survival in this economy. Go do your part. Support your local arts community this weekend and see a show or visit a museum.
You can read the article here.