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  • Cicciabella: Wow, she looks fab. Maybe she does drink virgins’ blood to keep young after all! 4:17 PM
  • thirdlady: also a genius headline! 3:57 PM
  • Cicciabella: This photoshopping spree La Cieca went on is doing my head in. I’ve seen this picture so... 3:54 PM
  • DellaCasaFan: Milady knows it too! You picked Tebaldi for #18 earlier today. 3:38 PM
  • Lady Abbado: 11 pics from Ange’s first Werther (last night, Vienna): https://www.facebo ok.com/angela... 3:25 PM
  • Milady DeWinter: Rowna knows! 3:14 PM
  • Milady DeWinter: This is me weeping last night after the Hoffmann Trio in the Antonia Act as heard in the... 3:12 PM
  • antikitschychick: I like the current Carmen production as well even though it’s ‘straight... 2:53 PM
  • Rowna: fill in 18 with Renata Tebaldi and let’s split the Amazon card. I will take $1 thank you hehe.... 2:51 PM
  • Olivero is my Drug of Choice: httpv://youtu.be/W qSTXuJeTks 2:48 PM

You don’t have to be Druids to love it

“The Met’s production, originally directed by John Copley, is still a hideous, confusing mess. But with Ms. Meade and Ms. Barton acting with moving subtlety, singing generously and feeling deeply, it was hard to care.” [New York Times]

We’ll settle that tonight!

La Cieca has been wining, dining and otherwise wooing her Met connection (pictured above) and he (or is it she?) has come across with some tidbits about upcoming seasons at Casa Gelb, detailed after the jump. Read more »

Ugh! Neve!

La Cieca celebrates (if that is the word) the first snowfall of the season in New York in the traditional manner: with a video clip from La fanciulla del West. Read more »