The Tempest http://wrti.org en The Met Opera: Thomas Ades' THE TEMPEST, Dec. 29 at 1 pm http://wrti.org/post/met-opera-thomas-ades-tempest-dec-29-1-pm <p><em>The New York Times</em> calls Thomas Adès’s masterpiece “one of the most inspired, audacious and personal operas to have come along in years….and offers a superb cast, headed by the charismatic baritone Simon Keenlyside… Ariel is a dazzling creation and Audrey Luna conquers the role…Adès drew a textured, glittering and suspenseful account of his opera from the great Met orchestra.” <em>The Financial Times </em>lauds the performance’s “rare virtuosity… Keenlyside sang with sensitive force… [and] loomed and brooded magnetically.” <em>The Associated Press </em>praises Adès’s “magical score Mon, 24 Dec 2012 11:02:00 +0000 WRTI Staff 4916 at http://wrti.org The Met Opera: Thomas Ades' THE TEMPEST, Dec. 29 at 1 pm