The Spanish tenor Plácido Domingo has been removed from the Met Opera in New York a day before the release date of "Macbeth", the play which the singer returned to an american stage following allegations of sexual harassment made against it by a score of women, according to confirmed its representative.
For its part, the institution announced that Sunday will not act on the Met Opera after both parties reach agreement in the need of departing from the organization, a decision that occurs after discovering that several of the employees were "angry" with the performance of the singer.
"even Though the alarm firmly the recent allegations against me, and I am concerned about a climate in which they are condemn people without due process, after a reflection I think that my appearance in this production of" Macbeth " subtract attention to the hard work of my colleagues on the stage and behind it," he said Sunday.
through a statement, the tenor has stated: "I Am happy that, at the age of 78 years, I was able to sing the wonderful main role in the dress rehearsal of Macbeth, which I consider my final performance on stage at the Met" .
In this way, the Spanish tenor has shown to be grateful to the audience of the opera in new york, of which has been fired after "51 glorious years" . "I made my debut at the MET when he was 27 years old," he recalled.
The action of Sunday was expected to be the first that I was going to offer on american soil, where they have been canceled several concerts after the accusations. So far, the performances in Europe have concluded with cheers and applause, as their reappearance in the auditorium of Salzburg (Vienna).
The Met has already announced at the time that you met, the first accusations that 'd expect you to know the res ultados of the investigation by the Los Angeles Opera house -where Domingo is general director - to decide about "the future" of the Spanish tenor in the institution.
Also, from the Met recalled that during his career, the Spanish tenor has "never been in a position to influence the decisions of casting" of the institution. Plácido Domingo has planned to act in this same scenario, the September 28, and October 1 .Updated Date: 25 September 2019, 11:03