Cher Public

Bunny hop

didonato“Grammy Award winner and international opera star Joyce DiDonato will perform on October 3 in White Rabbit Red Rabbit, the internationally-acclaimed play by Nassim Soleimanpour. White Rabbit Red Rabbit is making its New York premiere in this limited engagement, playing Monday nights at Westside Theatre (407 W 43rd Street). ” Read more »

Meine Klangkunst, sie küssen so heiß! Meine Kleider sind schmiegsam und weiß!

klangkunstNow this I call arts journalism: “Mit brausendem Beifall und Bravorufen gefeiert, präsentiert sich eine strahlende, braun gebrannte Anna Netrebko in spektakulären Roben und wirft immer wieder Kusshände ins Publikum: Das Konzert der Star-Sopranistin am Sonntagabend in der Hamburger Laeiszhalle ist zum triumphalen Fest für Ohren und Augen geraten.”

A tale told by an idiot

digitalBraindead fucktard Norman Lebrecht makes two major errors of fact in two sentences writing about opera set design, is corrected by the actual set designer, allows the story to stand without correction for three days so far.

Amleto

Chat: Amleto

To chat or not to chat?

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Sarah Renee

“I have a vast variety of sources where we get our frocks”

Say what you will about Sarah Palin, but she gets her styling tips from the best!

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flip

Flip or flop

Separated at spitcurl: ice queen Vanessa (Erin Wall) and misfit boy toy Claus (Jonathan Blalock)?

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Turandot-Netrebko

“One of the most easiest pieces for me to record”

Here’s a tease of Anna Netrebko‘s “In questa reggia,.”

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Autumn Leaves

All fall down

La Cieca (pictured) asks, what are your eight (or even 10) can’t-miss opera events for the fall?

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Coffee talk

Look who’s talking

La Cieca is proud to share with her cher public the transition of parterre.com to a new commenting system powered by Disqus.com.

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chandelier

Fixture

“When you’re really quiet, you can hear the tinkling when they stop.”

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