Cher Public

Chat: Amleto

AmletoTo chat or not to chat? La Cieca opens the doors of her casa this afternoon for Franco Faccio’s Amleto, streamed from the Bregenz Festival.  Read more »

Chat: Bayreuth Festival

Green HillSeekers of Kunst among the cher public (and you know who you are!) may convene here over the next week or so to chat about live broadcasts from this year’s Bayreuth Festival.

Chat: Les Indes galantes

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


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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Saturday afternoon chat

La Cieca is sure she is unanimous in stating that this afternoon’s online opera broadcasts offer something for everyone in the parterre continuum.

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Chat: listeners’ choice

During the dull season for opera broadcasts here in New York the cher public are invited to select from the afternoon offerings listed on

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Chat: I puritani

“King of the High D’s” Javier Camarena headlines an HD video performance of I puritani this afternoon live from the Compañia Nacional de Ópera in Mexico.

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Chat: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

An early bird special chat: the premiere of Die Meistersinger from the Bayerische Staatsoper, featuring DJ Jummy Jonas.

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Otello 1

Chat: Otello

Welcome, cher public, to the real-time chat for this evening’s Met broadcast of Otello, starting at 7:30 PM.

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Chat: Elektra

La Cieca (not pictured) welcomes you, cher public, to the real-time chat for this afternoon’s Met broadcast (and HD!) of Elektra, starting at 12:55 PM.

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