Gerald Malone

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Saturday, 21 November 2020

Opera review: The Ives Project – New Camerata Opera

“You cannot set art off in a corner and hope for it to have vitality, reality, and substance.” So said …

By Gerald Malone



Tuesday, 3 November 2020

The Trump Tally: the President’s achievements in office outweigh his deep personal flaws

“If you were entitled to vote in the American election, who would you vote for?”, came the question. “Donald Trump”, …

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Saturday, 31 October 2020

The Met bounces back with a ground-breaking 21/22 Season

“You’re wearing a jacket and tie this time.” I was tail-tweaking Peter Gelb, General Manager of New York’s Metropolitan Opera, …

By Gerald Malone



Friday, 23 October 2020

Don’t write off Trump yet: a close battle in Florida could yet swing the 2020 election

On the eve of the 2016 US presidential election,  FiveThirtyEight, the polling arm of ABC News, estimated Hillary Clinton’s chance …

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Saturday, 10 October 2020

Honk if you're happy opera's back - La bohème's drive-in debut

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Friday, 9 October 2020

Donald Trump may yet pull off a surprise win with the support of blue-collar votes

In 2016, Donald Trump won 54% of the traditionally Democrat trade union vote in Ohio, a margin that eclipsed national …

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Saturday, 26 September 2020

Scalia/Ginsburg opera review - RBG on song

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Saturday, 12 September 2020

Laura Marling at The BBC Proms review - a waif won the heart of a nation

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