Cher Public

Chat: Guillaume Tell

tellNote the early start time of 6:25 PM for tonight’s streaming broadcast of Guillaume Tell from the Met as well as the chat in La Casa della Cieca, following the jump. Read more »

Bavarian idol

sachsFinally the postponed Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg takes to the web today with a streaming performance from the Bayerische Staatsoper starting at 10:00 AM EDT. The cher public are invited to assemble in Die Festwiese von La Cieca after the jump. Read more »

Chat: L’Italiana in Algeri

marianaIn tonight’s performance of L’Italiana in Algeri, surely any shipwrecks will be confined to the plot. But La Cieca is confident that the cher public will have a good time discussing the 7:25 PM Met stream with their chums in La Casa della Cieca.  Read more »


Chat: Tristan und Isolde

As afternoon fades into evening, confide in each other, cher public, in La Casa della Cieca.

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Der Sommer schauert still seinem Ende entgegen

The first “La Casa della Cieca” chat of the 2016-2017 season features Diana Damrau.

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Chat: Pelléas et Mélisande

The widely-acclaimed Aix-en-Provence production of Pelléas et Mélisande, broadcast at 1:00 PM on CBC-TWO, is the subject of this afternoon’s discussion at La Casa della Cieca.

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Chat: Amleto

To chat or not to chat?

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Chat: Bayreuth Festival

Chat about live broadcasts from this year’s Bayreuth Festival.

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Chat: Les Indes galantes

The cher public are invited to enjoy this afternoon’s live webcast of Les Indes galantes from the Bayerische Staatsoper.

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Chat: Pikovaya dama

Parterre fave Stefan Herheim returns to Dutch National Opera to direct Pikovaya dama, in which the director attempts to reflect on the composer’s life, notably his hidden love for men.

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