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  • PushedUpMezzo: Dame Angela Lansbury receiving her honour from HM http://www.bbc.co. uk/news/enterta... 6:01 AM
  • Feldmarschallin: Well in this month’s Opernglas there is an interview with Nucci and he says now that... 5:49 AM
  • PushedUpMezzo: That Carmelites menu is ridiculous – as if the Sisters would be downing Ruinart... 5:43 AM
  • oedipe: The Vienna live streams are expensive, but one has to compare what is comparable. For 120$ (88€) you... 5:29 AM
  • PushedUpMezzo: Nucci has recently been job-sharing with Domingo, at least at Covent Garden in Nabucco and... 5:29 AM
  • Constantine A. Papas: When something goes wrong, the easy way out is to blame someone else. If Gelb is... 5:15 AM
  • Billys Butt: Is this super nasty, mean opening really necessary? Yes, I get the point, Opolais doesn’t... 5:11 AM
  • laddie: You are right, it is expensive and I have no plans to purchase but found it to be quite advanced... 5:07 AM
  • laddie: The cabaletta is on facebook and the cantabile is on the Met web site. 5:04 AM
  • tiger1dk: Ms Millo still sings very well, so well that she should be doing much more than she is. But I am... 4:58 AM

Last train to Neuilly-sur-Seine

Hang around for a few minutes at least, cher public, to discuss off-topic and general interest subjects.

Worth saying

Let’s get the new year started off right, cher public, with a tasteful, well-mannered discussion of off-topic and general interest subjects.

“You call that a trill?”

La Cieca invites the cher public to engage in lively but non-violent discourse on off-topic and general interest subjects.

Madame Bovary

Dancing bears

“La parole humaine est comme un chaudron fêlé où nous battons des mélodies à faire danser les ours, quand on voudrait attendrir les étoiles.”

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audience

Fan club

During what German audiences at Eugene Onegin like to call a “Briefpause,” the cher public (pictured) are invited to discuss, oh, this, that and the other thing.

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gala

There’s life in the old gala yet

As we wait for Tuesday’s festivities, cher public, let’s pass the time with conversation about off-topic and general interest subjects.

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shah

Talk turkey

It’s that time of year, cher public, when we give thanks for our off-topic and general interest discussions.

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cassatt

Awakening scene

Better late than never, cher public: you’ve still got a whole week to discuss off-topic and general interest subjects.

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cremes

Melts in your mouth

The cher public are invited to quit stuffing their faces and get back to the business at hand: discussing off-topic and general interest subjects.

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A Theatre Audience

Stay! Plotz!

La Cieca expects a capacity audience for this week’s discussion of off-topic and general interest subjects.

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