Cher Public

  • La Cieca: You can stop acting like a pretentious jerk any time you like. Or understand that I am this close to putting you on moderation. 8:28 AM
  • NPW-Paris: Yes, Armer, of course – when I said “funnily enough” I meant when you think that Candide was, on the other... 7:58 AM
  • armerjacquino: “I read a book once. I didn’t like it much so I won’t be reading any others.” Good weekend to you... 7:33 AM
  • gustave of montreal: HA! Ha! @ «delicate little flower» Funny. I admit to attending just one musical in New York years ago. It was... 7:32 AM
  • armerjacquino: First sentence: should, not shouldn’t. 7:30 AM
  • armerjacquino: NPW- no reason why older musicals with acoustic instruments shouldn’t be miked, or at least no reason for radio mics.... 7:29 AM
  • manou: Monastyrska is indeed lucky to have such a fervent supporter. I am sure she will fare very well – but surely “lighter... 7:27 AM
  • NPW-Paris: Funnily enough, sometimes musicals are staged in Paris like operas, unamplified. 7:13 AM

A night at the museum

Move over, Sam Ramey, there’s a new Timur in town. The “dark glam opera band” Timur and the Dime Museum, fronted by “rising opera singer from Kazakhstan Timur Bekbosunov,” wails tonight at the PROTOTYPE festival. And a couple of luck parterre readers will be there to witness the group’s “post-kitsch underworld glamour” (Flavorpill LA)

The first two readers to email with the subject line “Timur and the Dime Museum – Cher Public” will receive a pair of tickets to the following performance:

Timur and the Dime Musem
Saturday, January 12, 11PM
HERE Dorothy B. Williams Theatre
145 6th Avenue, New York, NY, 10013


  • 1
    Camille says:

    O pfui! Too bad I ain’t in New Yawk as I am dying to experience “post-kitsch underworld glamour”.

    I wonder how much glitter eyeshadow plus eyeliner to wear…thong or g-string optional…nipple rings on or off…black leather with violet or with chartreuse…? Decisions, decisions. Yes, too bad I am not only not in NYC but am far too old as well.

  • 2
    Chanterelle says:

    Well darn, didn’t see this till after I got home from SOLDIER SONGS — well worth seeing. But bring earplugs.

  • 3
    Feldmarschallin says:

    For some reason when I try to get into the first chat I cannot get in so that is why I am posting this here. I will try again later and see if it works.

  • 4
    Sempre liberal says:

    I cannot get into the test chat room. My computer freezes up for a minute, and then I get a message that is not responding.

    (Sorry for leaving this O/T message in this thread.)