Cher Public

  • Camille: Make sure to visit les roses d’Ispahan!!! I have friends from that city who now have long dwelled in the trenches of... 4:48 PM
  • Camille: O lorenzino bello! — perdona! I have been busy with Venerdì Nero and now I am shipwrecked in the middle of the Indian Ocean... 4:39 PM
  • manou: Pas beaucoup d’écrevisses en Iran. 4:35 PM
  • NPW-Paris: The caviar was local. And there might have been saffron in the Sauce nantua. 4:20 PM
  • manou: Certainly great strides in rhinoplasty – very popular with Iranian beauties. 4:14 PM
  • NPW-Paris: To save you the trouble of looking… httpv://www.youtub j7yop-4 4:12 PM
  • NPW-Paris: Danpatter, I think you really should find Bank Ban on Youtube. 4:10 PM
  • Krunoslav: I fond of SIEGFRIED, but find the Erda/Wanderer scene to be lesser music, even when enacted by performers of immense skill (... 4:09 PM

Slow curtain, the end

Here’s a taste of what’s in store for the Met’s HD audience on Saturday, as well as a spectacle audiences for later performances will likely miss. (Oh, haven’t you heard? After the broadcast, Natalie Dessay traditionally suffers a relapse of her maladie du jour…)

Photo: Marty Sohl. Video: Metropolitan Opera.