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  • Lohengrin: I only know the YT-clips of the production and mostly agre with Your opinion. Alvarez is not the... 4:49 AM
  • Cicciabella: AJ, thank you for that last sentence. I try to support small local opera and/or musical... 4:38 AM
  • Cicciabella: Borras to the Regie rescue! 4:27 AM
  • Cicciabella: Gheorghiu has had a good run. It’s amazing the number of recordings she’s made.... 4:25 AM
  • Porgy Amor: I’m fond of saying that Garanca in this production was Betty Draper a couple years before... 4:23 AM
  • manou: Sanford is not satisfied. 4:18 AM
  • Lohengrin: She “missed̶ 1; the recent CD-production of Aida in Rome….. There someone else... 4:12 AM
  • Cicciabella: LOL. She can’t stop saying how the role isn’t vocally challenging (no high notes!).... 4:08 AM
  • Cicciabella: DSS, this is the production your beloved Garanca was in. A clever and stylish production, with... 4:03 AM
  • armerjacquino: She’s a good singer. Not a great one, but a good singer with a good voice and a good... 4:02 AM

The burning Ghars, or Ghats, or whatever they are

Lots of chatter in the British press about the Rowley rowdydow at the Garden, but what interests La Cieca the most is the pictorial evidence that Laurent Pelly‘s production of Robert le Diable looks exactly like a biscuit box.