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  • kashania: Phoenix: I agree. Frittoli is no longer at her best (though she is a good artist with a... 5:45 PM
  • rapt: Gee–do you suppose LaC didn’t make up “ladies and germs” either? Could it... 5:40 PM
  • davenport: Not an original quote – Noel Coward said the same about Claudette Colbert. Try using your... 5:15 PM
  • Porgy Amor: DSS: If you want one more vote… The Salzburg ’13 Don Carlo DVD is a valuable one for... 4:54 PM
  • phoenix: I also ‘only listened to the first half’. I found Frittoli’s Elisabeth rather... 4:51 PM
  • Rackon: I have that Don C on DVD from Premiere Opera. I love it. 4:50 PM
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“Schau sie an, ein Gefangener der Gosse”

In a starling last-minute change of programming, the Salzburg Festival has canceled all further performances of the critically-reviled Peter Stein production of Don Carlos. Weltstars Anja Harteros and Jonas Kaufmann will instead perform My Fair Lady (pictured).

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  • laddie says:

    Did anyone watch this online; I’ve just made it through the Posa/Carlo duet. Jonas is extra *jummy* in this production. He and Harteros are magnificent.