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  • kashania: Phoenix: I agree. Frittoli is no longer at her best (though she is a good artist with a... 5:45 PM
  • rapt: Gee–do you suppose LaC didn’t make up “ladies and germs” either? Could it... 5:40 PM
  • davenport: Not an original quote – Noel Coward said the same about Claudette Colbert. Try using your... 5:15 PM
  • Porgy Amor: DSS: If you want one more vote… The Salzburg ’13 Don Carlo DVD is a valuable one for... 4:54 PM
  • phoenix: I also ‘only listened to the first half’. I found Frittoli’s Elisabeth rather... 4:51 PM
  • Rackon: I have that Don C on DVD from Premiere Opera. I love it. 4:50 PM
  • Lurker_del_Cairo: KoNieczny! HeRlitzius! 4:46 PM
  • Lurker_del_Cairo: Just back from Munich and the Ring which ended Sunday. I found the production creative,... 4:45 PM
  • Fidelia: DSS, do watch that Blue-ray as soon as you can without wrecking your home life. (I have made a trade... 4:35 PM
  • Ilka Saro: I don’t want to pick on Frittoli, especially because I think she is a terrific artist. I... 4:28 PM

What the well-dressed Alexandrian will wear

“The courtesan’s entourage included dancing girls in filmy harem pants and bedazzled Afro wigs, and the hunky chorus boys pranced about in velour leggings, codpieces and nipple ornaments.” [New York Post]