Cher Public

  • armerjacquino: When we want ‘expert acting’, we attend a stage play- Speak for yourself. This ‘we’ expects singers at the top... 9:08 AM
  • drewco: The only other MET use of projected titles that I remember was in their other Chereau production From the House of the Dead. Those... 9:05 AM
  • manou: Isadora Duncan’t 8:39 AM
  • bronzino: When we want ‘expert acting’, we attend a stage play–at an opera, our ears want expert singing. Listening to... 8:17 AM
  • gustave of montreal: Mon dieu elle va faire la lessive 6:47 AM
  • gustave of montreal: Did he really plunge ? 6:36 AM
  • Pia Ngere-Liu: My aunt was once walking out of a performance of Der Rosenkavalier when she overheard one elderly lady telling her friend:... 12:44 AM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: The links for the astonishing new Covent Garden LUCIA are on the Russian site. Lucia and Edgardo are having... 12:36 AM

Abs of a Soldier

La Cieca has obtained this photo of Thomas Hampson headlining Camouflage Night at Powerhouse, uh, rehearsing for Heart of a Soldier at the San Francisco Opera. You can tell the scene is Northern Rhodesia in 1962, because that is where the British military first started offering complimentary personal training packages to their troops. Read more »