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Cher Public

  • "Well here in NYC, a student ticket to the Met is $37.50 all performances, the..." - Bluebeard
  • "Compiègne (about 90 min from Paris by the autoroute) was the city with the convent of..." - redbear
  • "Another example of how irony simply evaporates after a post." - redbear
  • "The Met is well aware of that “hunk.” ; It doesn’t work in big..." - la vociaccia
  • "Jeanne D’Arc? httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=m1Gm 3Bmif44" - kashania
  • "Feldmarschallin, please report back. I’d love to hear your thoughts on Petersen..." - PCally
  • "When I was unemployed and on the dole in London I could still afford to go to the..." - NPW-Paris
  • "WTTW is not in Canada but would it be PBS ?" - gustave of montreal

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 »