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Cher Public

  • DeepSouthSenior: . . . Greatest DISadvantage . . . 12:02 AM
  • DeepSouthSenior: Ah, La Rondine. Some lovely music, but more dramatically inert than Act I of Parsifal, and... 11:59 PM
  • Camille: haha, I would have been surprised if that Requiem would have worked for anyone, Feldmarschie! How... 11:23 PM
  • Camille: Glyndebourne is one thing, singing it in a big house is another. Didn’t Nina Stemme sing... 11:20 PM
  • Camille: München 2010? It seems like it was so much later than that, that not so much time has elapsed. So... 11:18 PM
  • Camille: o danke wohl!! That explains it. I have that play and started to read it years ago but never did.... 11:16 PM
  • Lohenfal: In the Victor Hugo play, the King is referred to consistently as Don Carlos, even after he becomes... 11:11 PM
  • Lohengrin: That was in München 2010. Scala: JK was Einspringer in the second performance. 10:12 PM
  • phoenix: I’m not so sure. That’s why I’d like to hear Kampe’s 2009 Glyndebourne... 10:09 PM
  • Camille: Remunerative. Sorry, Tristan and Isolde have run me off the rails. O wonderful music! Guten Abend! 9:50 PM

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.

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. Read more »

The doyenne’s lament

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

“Of course I know one has to go, but it is so unutterably un-gay, isn’t it?”

Your own doyenne hopes the cher public will gay it up a bit with their discussion of off-topic and general interest subjects.

intermission

Serious business

La Cieca (left) reminds her cher public that it is time once again for conversation about off-topic and general interest discussion on the very important and weighty subject of The Opera.

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White Rabbit

No late seating

Your tardy doyenne (pictured) invites the cher public to make the most of what remains of this week to enjoy off-topic and general interest discussions.

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Melodrame

Too, too much

The cher public are invited to lose control as they discuss off-topic and general interest subjects.

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Foyer

Robes de soirée

Put on your Sunday clothes, cher public, in preparation for a nice long discussion of off-topic and general interest subjects.

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Trigere

The little black dress

La Cieca invites the cher public (pictured) to discuss off-topic and general interest subjects.

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Guys

Fan club

La Cieca is sure that you, the cher public, will make good use of your idle moments this week discussing off-topic and general interest subjects.

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Pansy Faces

Thine alone

La Cieca hopes that you, the cher public, will generously share your off-topic and general interest discussion with tout le monde.

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