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Placido Domingo
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CNN
September 05, 2019 - 3:33 pm
Opera star Plácido Domingo is facing more accusations of sexual misconduct, which he disputes and calls "riddled with inconsistencies." Read more here.
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A cyclist passes by The Kimmel Center for the Performance Arts, Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, in Philadelphia. On Tuesday, the Philadelphia Orchestra rescinded an invitation for Placido Domingo appear at its opening night concert in September.
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Tim Jimenez
August 14, 2019 - 7:07 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Several music companies are following the Philadelphia Orchestra's lead in canceling an upcoming performance from opera star Placido Domingo, who is facing sexual harrassment allegations. The Los Angeles Opera, which Domingo has been general director of for the last...
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Placido Domingo
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August 13, 2019 - 12:35 pm
By Marianne Garvey (CNN) — Placido Domingo is disputing allegations of sexual harassment against him and says he recognizes there are new rules today that are "very different than they were in the past." The famed opera singer, conductor and director of the Los Angeles Opera responded to a report...
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The Philly Pops
The Philly Pops
Lauren Lipton
March 03, 2019 - 8:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The new schedule for The Philly Pops is out, and wow , it's something. First, something totally new: "A Night at The Opera House: The Music of Queen" on Nov. 30 at The Met Philadelphia. Grammy-winning pianist Todd Ellison is the new music director and comes to us from...
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Demolition crews have taken down the boyhood home of Philadelphia opera singer Mario Lanza. A new residential development will go up in its place.
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Steve Tawa
July 02, 2018 - 4:30 pm
SOUTH PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Demolition crews have taken down the boyhood home of Philadelphia opera singer Mario Lanza. A new residential development will go up in its place. As crews leveled 636 Christian St., a man around the corner on Seventh Street remembered the Lanza family back in...
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