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  • Krunoslav: I have heard that Jennifer Larmore is a possible Mere Marie. But maybe good sense will prevail and... 2:14 PM
  • luvtennis: EEEEWWWWWW!!!!!!! My brain is now ruined by your post. Bernstein’s baton….. Shudder. 2:13 PM
  • NPW-Paris: Revival, apparently. 2:09 PM
  • coloraturafan: Here is a performance of Donizetti’s Caterina Cornaro, from a concert performance in... 2:09 PM
  • NPW-Paris: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream de Benjamin Britten • direction musicale Kazushi Ono • mise en... 2:04 PM
  • Milady DeWinter: p.s. re: armer’s ‘bit of a ballache’- 1:47 PM
  • Milady DeWinter: LOL! I speak eeenglish not so good sometimes. I was wondering, “What the hell is a... 1:46 PM
  • Orlando Furioso: Perhaps the most completely successful such transition in the US is Mary Beth Peil.... 1:38 PM
  • Gualtier M: This snippet from Maria Jeritza’s one movie (with Slezak in a supporting role) shows why... 1:32 PM
  • Krunoslav: But this besmirches two of Feldie’s favorites, Catherine Foster and Lance Ryan! 1:24 PM

A pair of kings

Opera Teen (pictured) approves of this summer’s program at the Glimmerglass Festival.

All Sills final

You can tell a lot about someone from their garage sale. You can tell what’s important to them. You can tell where they’ve been and who they are., what their priorities are and the kind of people they associate with: all sorts of things.

I learned a lot about the New York City Opera from their online auction a few weeks ago.   Read more »

Transparency

Opera Teen (pictured, second from left) is not kidding us: he had an interview with Peter Gelb, here seen sporting a futuristic yellow helmet.

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Smells like teen critic

Friend of the box Opera Teen (pictured, right) reacts to Saturday night’s performance of Otello.

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