Cher Public

  • leftcoastlady: Chicagoing, life is short, be good to yourself, take the center box seat; just you and seven other people and a straight,... 6:46 PM
  • moritz: Camille, the article states: “Three North American critics abstained from voting on the basis they felt that had not seen... 6:38 PM
  • Camille: An even more surprising list, not a U.S. paper in the bunch, neither is MB on the list. Danke, moritz! 6:04 PM
  • chicagoing: Thanks to you and all who replied. There is a single center box seat available which I was considering only because I am... 6:00 PM
  • derschatzgabber: P.S. Chicagoing, I checked the website. Once you click on the seat map for section you are consdering, there is a little... 5:39 PM
  • chicagoing: I don’t necessarily want a bon bon served to me at the conclusion of a recital. I get that Joyce DiDonato is from... 5:33 PM
  • derschatzgabber: Hi Chicagoing, The basic rule of thumb in the War Memorial Opera House is that sound gets better higher up in the house.... 5:30 PM
  • moritz: Tim Ashley (The Guardian, Großbritannien), Lazaro Azar (La Reforma, Mexiko), Manuel Brug (Die Welt, Deutschland), Eleonore Büning... 5:29 PM

Poor little rich girl

The best things in life are free, cher public, including discussion of off-topic and general interest subjects. Read more »

Exactly what it says on the tin

On this day in 1927 Mae West was sentenced to ten days in jail for obscenity for her play Sex. Read more »

UnRaveled

On this day in 1857 Gustave Flaubert’s Madame Bovary was published. Feel free to waltz or to discuss off-topic or general interest subjects, cher public. Read more »

Karajan

Coffee break

Relax, enjoy a steaming cup of java and celebrate Sunday with a discussion of off-topic and general interest subjects.

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Lily

I kiss your hand, mademoiselle

Enough with the polite formalities, cher public, and on with the weekly discussion of off-topic and general interest subjects.

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Patti

“Madame Patti is up there on the stage, Cornelius!”

If you can tear yourself away adrming from the scenery long enough, cher public, now’s the time for conversations on general interest and off-topic subjects.

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opera box

Plunging

Never mind the décolletage, cher public, but rather discuss off-topic and general interest topics. For starters, take a look at today’s birthday greetings, after the jump.

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Balcon

Everyone else seems to like it

Don’t hold back, cher public, but join in this week’s discussion of off-topic and general interest subjects.

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Partial View

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.

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Loge

And one for Mahler

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

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