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  • WindyCityOperaman: Girl In Pink Tights had quite a lot of noted performers in its cast, namely dramatic... 9:15 PM
  • stevey: Okay, more obsessiveness here…: 1) Lucine Amara 2) Mirella Freni 3) Sondra Radvanovsky 4)... 9:11 PM
  • Lohenfal: I agree, the beds would help…still, the music and words should get us through the... 8:37 PM
  • Camille: Look, if they would provide pull out reclining beds as they do on Virgin Atlantic or British Airways... 8:26 PM
  • Tory Adore: Wow- I can hear ‘Addio del Passato’ already! Yes, yet again a very fine PhotoShop... 8:24 PM
  • Lohenfal: Liebster MMII, Yes, it is 6 hours long, but hardly “boring,R 21; if well-conducted and... 8:22 PM
  • Camille: Encore! httpv://youtube.co m/watch?v=YTiB8VF3 H2s 8:19 PM
  • Camille: “…the greatest opera ever written…R 21; httpv//youtube.com /watch?v=YTiB8V... 8:18 PM
  • marshiemarkII: But of course carisssissimo Lurquie, she was a comely gurl in those daze :lol: Seriously... 7:51 PM
  • Lurker_del_Cairo: MMII – Again too much to be a coincidence – but I heard that performance as... 7:42 PM

To the victors go the DVDs

Congratulations and thanks to all the many, many parterriani who participated in the second annual Bühnenweihfestspielkrieg, an event that La Cieca is overjoyed to note sparked the liveliest discussion of the sort she so avidly welcomes here on her little chat board. The winners of the competition are named after the jump. Read more »

After the apocalypse

A reminder, cher public, that the Bühnenweihfestspielkrieg will finish tomorrow afternoon at the end of the broadcast/HD performance (and chat!) of Götterdämmerung from the Met. If you have any last-minute brainstorms, hurry now to the original posting and get them down and black and white. Read more »