Cher Public

  • La Cieca: 1:55 PM
  • Leonora di Vargas: Brava, Netrebko. She understands, or the people who work with her understand, what we love about opera, even if... 1:38 PM
  • irontongue: Anna as Charlise Theron. 1:34 PM
  • kashania: Oh wow, this isn’t La Cieca’s fanciful version? LOL Rather fab. 1:25 PM
  • dai: …sugar… ;? 1:18 PM
  • dai: Krunoslav – I have only two memories. In the late 60s or early 70s sugar I saw Boris Godunov in Cardiff with Forbes Robinson as... 1:17 PM
  • Ilka Saro: Brava, Cieca! Su profetessa! Mont’il treppie! 1:14 PM
  • La Cieca: When Martin Charnin was fired (at Ullmann’s behest) as director of this musical, he said in a press statement, “I no... 1:07 PM

Frequent flier

Leave it to those Torontonians to blow the lid off an opera story happening in New York! (Goodness knows the local journalists don’t bother.) Did you know that Des McAnuff has been jetting between New York and the west coast,  simultaneously directing Faust and Jesus Christ Superstar respectively? Or that future Met seasons will include a Robert Lepage production of The Tempest and McAnuff’s Falstaff? We really do need to get those deucedly clever Canadians cracking on that Citigroup settlement story! [Toronto.com]