Headshot of La Cieca

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  • Constantine A. Papas: Battle was a great singer. Along the way, she developed an incurable disease that... 11:05 AM
  • Dabrowski: Silly me, I didn’t read carefully enough, we’re talking Broadway and not film. 11:01 AM
  • Dabrowski: As a kid, I loved her. Still do, really. Nyong’o is at least pretty enough to portray her.... 10:47 AM
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  • aulus agerius: There was also one called Red White and Maddox a couple of years later (41 performances), one... 10:11 AM
  • pavel: “The world’s most luxurious soprano” :-)) 10:07 AM
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  • alejandro: I love Lupita! BRING IT. And for all her divatude, I saw Battle in L’Elisir opposite... 9:41 AM
  • Will: They’re going to have to be very careful — given the lady’s history, I can imagine... 9:40 AM

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Well, you can slash La Cieca’s veins, drink her blood and trample her corpse, because she did not see this one coming! According to the very reliable échotiers over at Forum Opera, Placido Domingo will sing his first Conte di Luna in Vienna Berlin in November of this year opposite the Leonora of Anna Netrebko!