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  • DeepSouthSenior: “How could I possibly admire something I could not even see?” Don’t gobs... 7:19 PM
  • manou: OK – I can’t even find the Intermission feature so I am posting here, but I just saw the... 7:15 PM
  • Avantialouie: On the sly, I cut a sprig of ivy from the front yard of 36 Rue Georges Mandel. I sneaked it... 7:15 PM
  • kashania: I haven’t seen the production but I’m wary of the suggestion that if it looks... 7:12 PM
  • Poison Ivy: I’m not saying the directors aren’t committed to their work, I’m just saying... 7:08 PM
  • Avantialouie: This production is not even “regie slick,” Ivy. It’s more like “regie... 7:05 PM
  • Poison Ivy: Here’s a sample of the opera: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=pj1H DFwVayE 6:36 PM
  • DonCarloFanatic: Let’s see. I spent a mere $220 on my side orchestra seat, J 27, which was about all... 6:17 PM
  • DeepSouthSenior: I’ll keep your comments in mind when I revisit the Live in HD. I like to have my... 5:38 PM
  • MontyNostry: I didn’t know she recorded it, actually! She’s a nice singer – classy and... 5:32 PM

The chat with nine lives

Thanks for your feedback, cher public. La Cieca has implemented the new chat software with your suggestions at La Casa della Cieca, which will officially relaunch Thursday, January 17, at 7:25 PM for Le Comte Ory from the Met. And don’t forget Saturday, January 18 at 12;30 PM, the premiere of Operavore (featuring a certain little-known doyenne) followed by Maria Stuarda!

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  • WindyCityOperaman says:

    (On January 19)
    Born on this day in 1909 bass-baritone Hans Hotter

    Happy 58th birthday conductor Simon Rattle

    Happy 56th birthday bartione Kurt Ollmann