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  • La Cieca: That is Peters’ trainer, Joseph Pilates. 11:26 AM
  • WindyCityOperaman: Her teacher William Herman who also taught Patrice Munsel. 11:12 AM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: Who is that man feeling his peters? Boyajian? 10:53 AM
  • chicagoing: I was very happy to hear Eleonora Burrato as Alice Ford in Falstaff here a couple weeks ago and look forward to her... 10:52 AM
  • armerjacquino: Yep. Here’s someone who was breaking through to big, high-profile gigs before they met who is now ‘happy to... 10:49 AM
  • Cocky Kurwenal: Whatever tier we’re placing the Rome Opera in, I don’t think Riccardo Muti works with just anyone. 10:44 AM
  • Krunoslav: “Tornerà! 221; Do a search for “Stuttgart&# 8221;. http://www.forumop era.com/v1/actu/so uliotis.htm 10:21 AM
  • LT: I don’t think Rome opera is a top tier house. I don’t even believe it to be a second tier one. Not nowadays for sure. Of... 10:20 AM

Topper

“…to a certain degree, good critics are no longer necessary to find. The phrase ‘Everybody’s a critic’ has taken on a universal cast. The internet encourages people to share their opinions with the world. In the theatre, the buzz created by chatroom chatters has become increasingly important to a show’s reputation before it opens. There are thousands of critics tapping away their opinions to whoever will listen – so who needs a paid pontificator to tell you what your opinion should be?” Stephen Sondheim rebuts Michael Kaiser and ponders the utility of Sanskrit to the librettist in excerpts from his new book Look, I Made a Hat: Collected Lyrics (1981-2011) with Attendant Comments, Amplifications, Dogmas, Harangues, Digressions, Anecdotes and Miscellany. (Photo: Getty Images)

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