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  • Camille: Thanks, so much, for the starlit memories, PMack. The first Tosca I ever experienced was there, many years ago, and it was... 9:04 AM
  • aulus agerius: I wonder if this Tosca will be broadcast or otherwise available at some point? And I especially would like to hear the West... 8:45 AM
  • La Cieca: “Leopold! 221; httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=gt1V 61SPI_w 8:18 AM
  • redbear: Kill the wabbit! Kill The Wabbit! KILL THE WABBIT! Kill the RAB–BITT! 8:11 AM
  • WindyCityOperaman: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=6jDc WAWRRHo 8:10 AM
  • PCally: Idk, I thought that the Scala Donna Anna was a surprisingly sub-par performance. I kept waiting for her to let the voice rip and... 8:06 AM
  • PCally: Kashania and Krunoslav-I didn’t realize there was a recording of Gorr as Kundry from Bayreuth. I’ll have to seek it... 7:54 AM
  • 98rsd: Thank you! 7:12 AM

The other gospel of the other Mary, Mary

San Francisco Opera’s marketing leaves La Cieca at least momentarily speechless, so she’ll have to rely on you, cher public, to take up the slack with discussion of off-topic and general interest subjects.

Chest the ticket

“Nathan Gunn Replaces Deborah Voigt” [TheaterJones] (Photo: Ken Howard)

Irony defined, or something

“Suddenly this quaint Depression-era protest song… delivered in a tone of controlled anger became like a devastating critique of today’s winner-take-all economic climate. Mr. Gunn made you feel the outrage of veterans who fought not only in World War I but in Iraq and Afghanistan, returning from overseas to cold shoulders and empty food pantries.” [New York Times]

NATHAN GUNN WITH JULIE GUNN, MUSICAL DIRECTOR…. Fri. & Sat.: General seating, $85 per person; VIP seating, $135 per person; Bar seating, $50 per person. [Cafe Carlyle]