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  • uwsinnyc: To me, Devia is one of the greatest singers of this generation. With respect to her limited engagements at the MET, 1.... 1:14 PM
  • Krunoslav: One understands some journalists follow this protocol for interviewing barihunks. Speaking of which, kudos to Jarrett Ott for... 1:11 PM
  • messa di voce: ‘He offered you a part in Cats? I thought you hated Cats. You said it was an all time low in a lifetime of theatre... 1:01 PM
  • Dolciamente Pipo: This is sad news. Is it typical for an ‘incoming executive director’ to shut down a company as his first... 12:59 PM
  • Krunoslav: Miss Albanese’s last Philadelphia Violetta was in 1957; her last Met Violetta was in 1963. *How* useful is the reference... 12:58 PM
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  • Krunoslav: ‘In my slightly disreputable alter ego as gossip columnist “La Cieca” ‘ Think Bette Davis in HUSH, HUSH, SWEET... 12:45 PM
  • perfidia: What “Jaws” did to movies, “Cats” did to Broadway. 12:44 PM

Magrets de canard

Sound please!For our weekly meander through mendacity, we turn to no less than Gotham Chamber Opera’s own Neal Goren (not pictured), who writes, “People repeat as fact that women ruin their voices, or at least sacrifice their high notes, by singing in chest voice. So untrue!”

Rose to the occasion

Count on Gotham Chamber Opera to spice up the spring season with “the story of a man who even today remains infamous for his sexual appetites, his appointment of an all-female senate, and his well-deserved assassination.” Read more »