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The top ten returns

La Cieca has recently noted that despite her not enumerating the top ten parterre posts each month, the site has been doing really excellent circulation this winter. So she should probably leave well enough alone, but instead, following the jump, you’ll find a listing of the ten most-read posts of February 2017.  Read more »

Nature abhors a vacuum

In light of a few recent low-key changes in parterre.com, La Cieca (pictured) asks the cher public to take a moment to enhance their enjoyment of the site by reviewing the updates and suggestions following the jump.  Read more »

Chat: Salome

salome-matineeWelcome to La Casa della Cieca for the matinee of Salome starting at the Met at 1:00 pm on Saturday, cher public. Please be sure to read the notice after the jump.  Read more »

To my cher public

La Cieca (pictured) begs your pardon for her unexplained absence from the site for the past several days.

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Look who’s talking

La Cieca is proud to share with her cher public the transition of parterre.com to a new commenting system powered by Disqus.com.

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Our sponsors are fresh as paint

La Cieca and the entire gang down at parterre.com salute our advertisers for the month of April.

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Midway through my season

The most popular postings for the month follow the jump.

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La commedia comincia

Hello, hello, cher public? You called, I can’t hear a thing.

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November reign

A readers’ discussion of Gaetano Donizetti garnered the most pageviews of any parterre posting in November.

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Apocalyptic post

“We are all interested in the future, for that is where you and I are going to spend the rest of our lives.”

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