NNTT's 'Don Carlo' adds politics to love

Stage Dec 3, 2014

NNTT's 'Don Carlo' adds politics to love

by Kris Kosaka

Although still only 41, the conductor Pietro Rizzo has already performed close to 50 different opera titles around the world, and he's now back in Japan with Giuseppe Verdi's "Don Carlo" — his third production for the New National Theatre, Tokyo. According to this young ...

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Summer energy savings

As the Japanese summer turns to cooler weather and the peak energy use months of June, July and August pass, Japanese can congratulate themselves on one success — saving energy. Tokyo Electric Power Co. reported consistent reductions in usage of electricity, averaging 20 percent from ...