Cher Public

  • Baltsamic Vinaigrette: Thanks a lot, littoraldrift. That’s Hannu Lintu, until recently principal guest conductor of the RTÉ NSO... 11:36 AM
  • NPW-Paris: Just an anecdote but when I visted Cirque du Soleil’s HQ in Montreal I was surprised to find everything from headgear to... 11:30 AM
  • WindyCityOperaman: I prefer the “sad” ending to the “tragic̶ 1; one that Mrs Domingo revived for WA Opera.... 11:14 AM
  • norma54: Off topic… but can anyone tell us when the MET is scheduled to release next year’s season …. and HD Schedule?... 11:05 AM
  • Loge: By the way, Cold Mountain is a real place in North Carolina. Near Brevard. 10:50 AM
  • Loge: I saw this in Santa Fe and I agree with this review. Great libretto, great singers, good staging, but the singers don’t... 10:49 AM
  • Gualtier M: Will, I also think if you think of the story as an analogue to Colette’s “Chéri” ; and not “La Dame... 10:19 AM
  • Constantine A. Papas: Karita is great as long as she stays away from Puccini. Her Salome was the greatest I’ve ever seen. A high... 10:18 AM

“Afraid? Am I afraid?”

George Steel has called for a mediator (pictured) to attempt to summon the departed spirit of the New York City Opera. [New York Times]