Stagehand union, Met Opera in tune

Posted: August 21, 2014 at 4:46 a.m.

New York City’s Metropolitan Opera reached a deal early Wednesday with its stagehands and said it expects to avert a lockout by reaching agreements with the remaining unions.

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