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Cher Public

  • -Ed.: Crikey! Well, I suppose to understand my sentiment you would have to know me, which you do not, so... 5:30 PM
  • spiderman: I wouldn’t have guessed Amara but I think Siegmund is right with 2 5 9 and 15, so: 1.??... 5:26 PM
  • armerjacquino: Was that with Elizabeth Connell as Amneris? I have a recording of the two of them, pretty... 5:18 PM
  • Olivero is my Drug of Choice: I saw Verrett sing Aida with the Opera Company of Boston in March of 1989.... 5:03 PM
  • armerjacquino: If he’s retired the role itself, I doubt we’re talking illness. 4:14 PM
  • zinka: RUMOR: He ain’t sick…..I love Lee more anyway… 4:13 PM
  • DellaCasaFan: Wow. I wonder if it is illness (hope not) or the first steps toward retirement (hope yes). I am... 3:44 PM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: DIVO WATCH (or possibly sanity calling): Plácido Domingo has retired the role... 3:36 PM
  • armerjacquino: See also: Ma dall’arido stelo, where sopranos also traditionally come to grief. 3:15 PM
  • Lohengrin: Cavalleria aus Salzburg: ZDF: 6. 4.2015 zeitversetzt “live” 23:15 – 0:30 3sat:... 3:03 PM

Fire and music

“In her first role in a play, Ms. Fleming will make her debut at the [Williamstown Theater Festival] in Living on Love, a new comedy from the Tony-winning writer Joe DiPietro (Memphis), adapted from the Garson Kanin play Peccadillo. Ms. Fleming will play an opera diva at odds with her husband over the people they’ve hired to ghostwrite their autobiographies. The show, directed by Kathleen Marshall, is to run July 16 through 26.” [New York Times]