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  • Chanterelle: I’m looking forward to seeing the Xerxes that Malena Ernman is producing and starring in... 11:26 AM
  • Grane: Another perfectly lovely word ruined. 11:20 AM
  • Ilka Saro: Oh, OK. It’s from Shakespeare, so that’s different. There are 26,456 words in the... 11:16 AM
  • Milady DeWinter: Someone rushed to judgement without due diligence checking? Here, on this site?... 11:12 AM
  • La Cieca: This is the first time I’ve seen Mario Lopez in sling-back pumps. 11:09 AM
  • Satisfied: For those who missed the NY Phil Sweeney Todd with Bryn Terfel and Emma Thompson…... 10:43 AM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: Who knew that A.C. Slater could play the piano! 10:32 AM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: E muoio di Sperata – nothing like singers who have no idea of what they are saying... 10:30 AM
  • Grane: Hollywood Squares, then? Or the opening credits for The Brady Bunch? (Goodness, I’m dating... 10:21 AM
  • Gualtier M: That is a direct quote from the libretto – and Shakespeare. Not directed at Leontyne. 10:10 AM

Pay attention to the man behind the curtain

UPDATE: Here are the Met’s 2013-2014 season press release and digital brochure. Read more »

The Met in 2013-2014, a more copious leak

Following up on last night’s information dump of the (overdue?) Met season announcement for 2013-2014, La Cieca has obtained a somewhat more detailed rundown, following the jump.   Read more »