Cher Public

Hello, Illya!

On this day in 1967 the musical Illya Darling starring Melina Mercouri opened at the Mark Hellinger Theatre, to run 320 performances. 

Born on this day in 1882 conductor Albert Coates.

Born on this day in 1895 baritone Hans Reinmar.

Born on this day in 1916 composer Alberto Ginastera.

Born on this day in 1926 soprano Erna Spoorenberg.

Born on this day in 1938 bass Kurt Moll.

Happy 76th birthday tenor Arthur Davies.

  • Ivy Lin

    Guys apparently Olga Peretyatko subbed for Carmen Gianattasio tonight in Traviata. Was anyone there? Reports?

    • Attorney Attorney

      According to her fb and comments there, she went in on four hours notice with having never seen the Decker production or staging.