Cher Public

  • leftcoastlady: Chicagoing, life is short, be good to yourself, take the center box seat; just you and seven other people and a straight,... 6:46 PM
  • moritz: Camille, the article states: “Three North American critics abstained from voting on the basis they felt that had not seen... 6:38 PM
  • Camille: An even more surprising list, not a U.S. paper in the bunch, neither is MB on the list. Danke, moritz! 6:04 PM
  • chicagoing: Thanks to you and all who replied. There is a single center box seat available which I was considering only because I am... 6:00 PM
  • derschatzgabber: P.S. Chicagoing, I checked the website. Once you click on the seat map for section you are consdering, there is a little... 5:39 PM
  • chicagoing: I don’t necessarily want a bon bon served to me at the conclusion of a recital. I get that Joyce DiDonato is from... 5:33 PM
  • derschatzgabber: Hi Chicagoing, The basic rule of thumb in the War Memorial Opera House is that sound gets better higher up in the house.... 5:30 PM
  • moritz: Tim Ashley (The Guardian, Großbritannien), Lazaro Azar (La Reforma, Mexiko), Manuel Brug (Die Welt, Deutschland), Eleonore Büning... 5:29 PM

Scent of mystery

La Cieca has been sniffing around her generally reliable (and fragrant) sources, and she thinks she has pieced together a list of the dozen operas to be featured in the 2013-2014 season of “The Met: Live in HD.” Details are, naturally, after the jump. Read more »