ENTERTAINMENT
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 5:03 PM
Met scraps Bondy's 'Tosca,' replaces it with realistic sets
This artist rendering released by Metropolitan Opera shows a set model for Act III of David McVicar's new production of "Tosca," designed by John Macfarlane. The Metropolitan Opera is scrapping Luc Bondy's maligned production of Puccini's "Tosca" after just 59 performances. The Met said Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, a new staging by McVicar will open New Year's Eve, one of five new productions next season. (Metropolitan Opera via AP)