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  • MontyNostry: He’s meant to be doing a recital in London later this year. I wonder if he will turn up. 7:12 PM
  • MontyNostry: But it apparently got 10 Oscar nominations and even won one – for costumes, admittedly. 7:11 PM
  • RobNYNY: Anne of the 1K Days was also partially in blank verse, a surefire formula for success in Hollywood. 7:10 PM
  • MontyNostry: Gosh, and I had no idea that the writer of The Lion in Winter (James Goldman) also wrote the... 6:55 PM
  • MontyNostry: Well, I had no idea about that. I do, however, remember being bored in that movie back in 1972... 6:54 PM
  • MontyNostry: And who’s this Marchallin [sic]? 6:46 PM
  • Cicciabella: BBC’s following Mantel. In the books Anne Boleyn also has a French accent and calls... 6:29 PM
  • Camille: La Valkyriettaest! You must, MUST beg, borrow from NYPAL, or EVEN purloin this bellISSImo film! The... 6:18 PM
  • La Valkyrietta: Edith Wharton, yes, the picture is from the movie, I saw it. Thank you beaucoup. Why is... 5:39 PM
  • littoraldrift: “I’m assuming she sang her role stationed in an outer hall of the recording studio or,... 5:32 PM

I would like a waffle

La Cieca preens proudly  to present a peerless pair of protégés (left to right) Squirrel and Maury D’Annato. The bromancers attended (or one should say “took in”) last night’s Ariadne auf Naxos at the Met, and as of early this afternoon they were still deconstructing. Read more »