Cher Public

  • steveac10: In contrast, the Minnesota Opera’s 4 performance run of The Shining premiere that opens tomorrow night is completely sold... 8:18 PM
  • steveac10: While savvy (and realistic) pricing schemes could be of great help, the reality is that that a drastic rethinking of the... 8:04 PM
  • aulus agerius: San Diego Opera is targeting right now 50% discount on selected seats for tomorrow night’s opening of Great Scott. I... 7:41 PM
  • DonCarloFanatic: I should make it clear that my young friend could tell how vastly superior Pavarotti was to the current tenor, who shall... 7:41 PM
  • Patrick Mack: Sweet Lord is our suffering never to end? First Trump, now this? Did you know Andrew Lloyd Webber and Stephen Sondheim share... 7:40 PM
  • Operngasse: The LA system is interesting. San Francisco Opera has a system for senior/student/mil itary rush tickets where it announces... 7:37 PM
  • phoenix: Martin Katz and I went to see Mme. Middleton (as Elvira in Verdi’s Ernani) – Katz knew her quite well. Yes, there was... 7:24 PM
  • gustave of montreal: aaaaaaaaah!!! did anyone call the ambulance? 6:59 PM

Double digits

“Promiscuous — it’s not a pretty word. But when a matron in black underwear cavorts with two dozen naked hunks, what else can you call her? That’s one of the more striking images director Jay Scheib devised for Thomas Adès’ 1995 Powder Her Face, which this weekend jolted the New York City Opera’s brief spring season to a sizzling start.” [New York Post]