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  • mirywi: Stevey: I enjoyed the Destinn recording. Thanks for posting it! 9:57 PM
  • antikitschychick: Nice! Haven’t heard her in that role but think it will be a treat to hear a French... 9:49 PM
  • Lohenfal: Future Met Wiki lists Sophie Koch for 2016-17 in, of all things, Carmen. No mention is made of her... 9:41 PM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: Over the years I have noticed that the recent crop of singers don’t really know how... 9:28 PM
  • antikitschychick: How wonderful Lohenfal. Glad to hear it was just as riveting in the house. Agree about the... 8:50 PM
  • Milady DeWinter: I tell you DellaCasa and Peter, I was conflicted about #16 earlier on in the process, but... 7:48 PM
  • Lohenfal: Anti, I was at the Nov. 1 performance, which you saw on video. The Eyre production works very well... 7:40 PM
  • semira mide: Nothing like a re-post to make it work. Oops. 7:26 PM
  • semira mide: Sorry, that didn’t work. I’ll post the link again. https://www.you... 7:26 PM
  • semira mide: I totally agree about Nelly , Zinka. Coloraturafan posted this clip with Nelly, which I think is... 7:25 PM

Partial view

Even if La Cieca can’t see you, cher public, she can hear you as you discuss off-topic and general interest subjects.

And one for Mahler

Cheer up, cher public, and set yourself to the task of discussing off-topic and general interest subjects.

Le tout New York

Now that everyone (who is everyone) is here, cher public, proceed with the off-topic and general interest discussion!

Dovima

Dovima sono

Even supermodels take a break from enjoying the opera now and again to discuss off-topic and general interest subjects.

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Lucia

The wedding crasher

Take a break from whatever sports game may be played today, cher public, and discuss a few off-topic and general interest subjects.

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Age of Innocence

Small and inconvenient

“Conservatives cherished it for being small and inconvenient…”

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housekeeping

Weekly housekeeping

Your doyenne is no good at housewifely duties.

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Covent Garden

Crush

Take your time promenading, cher public, but please return in time to discuss off-topic and general interest subjects before the bell rings for the next act.

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Pompadour

Alla pompadour che s’appresta, meco, o schiava, assisterai!

Appearances to the contrary, La Cieca is not teasing when she invites the cher public (pictured) to enjoy discussion of off-topic and general interest subjects.

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Un-gay

The doyenne’s lament

As we trudge into the final week of 2014, La Cieca can only echo her Doppelgängerin in the vintage cartoon above.

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