An Unlikely Youth Revolution at the Paris Opera

An Unlikely Youth Revolution at the Paris Opera

Mr. Lissner said that 56 percent of people attending these previews, financed by the BNP Paribas Foundation, were first-time operagoers. On top of this, four performances each year, with inexpensive tickets, are designed for families new to the opera. Last year Thibaud Freund, 27, and his wife, Léa Sowinski, 26, …

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A Complex Red Bean Stew From Georgia

A Complex Red Bean Stew From Georgia

And the beans! Mottled red kidney beans boiled until velvety soft and mashed with pungent raw garlic, browned onions and a thrilling-sounding mountain herb called blue fenugreek. Photo This comforting stew is a vegetarian feast. Credit Andrew Scrivani for The New York Times While I couldn’t get my hands on …

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