Going Behind the Gold Curtain at the Metropolitan Opera House (and a chance to win tickets to Hansel and Gretel!)

This past Tuesday my two daughters and I went to the Metropolitan Opera House Tree Lighting and then on a special backstage tour of the theater.  Growing up in New York City some of my most vivid and cherished memories of New York theater are linked to that incredibly beautiful theater.  I still remember the […]

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Walk Like An Olympian

I did not grow up in a family that valued athletics.  When my dad ordered season tickets he meant the New York Philharmonic or the Metropolitan Opera, not the NY Knicks or Yankees.  Though I was very active with ballet four days a week, I detested sports and started cutting gym class in the 3rd […]

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