Cher Public

  • Milady DeWinter: Happy Birthday Alessandra Marc! One of the truly great voices of our time – and a diva who should have had a long... 1:33 PM
  • Camille: Oh thanks SPASIBISSIMO! Honey, I knew you’d be right behind me on that one so I had no fears for the mess I’d create!... 1:25 PM
  • manou: Bolshie – neutral. 1:11 PM
  • Krunoslav: BTW, Camille: Bol’shoi teatr (masculine) Bol’shoe spasibo ( neuter) Bol’shaya Olga ( feminine 1:04 PM
  • Camille: VERY HAPPY Birthday to the BOL’SHOYE Olga! The Best! That Pauline’s Aria will remain in my memory forever. That... 12:32 PM
  • Milady DeWinter: Hi Cocky – you are ao right about Barton – all the best sound is in the lower half of the voice. I just... 12:27 PM
  • danpatter: I guess I’m a hopeless romantic/sentiment alist. The ARABELLA finale never fails to get to me. I like this opera even... 11:22 AM
  • redbear: It was absolutely clear to me that Castorf was deliberately making fun of and emphasizing the banality of the story and I cannot... 10:09 AM

I could go on gavotting

It’s taken more than a month for La Cieca to return to the Regie to the Rescue competition thanks in part to the generous wordage of the cher public. But, as the above Garlandesque image implies, it’s Rysanekfreak who takes the prize for a pop-cultural extravaganza overlaid on modest little Mignon.  Our next Regie Rescue follows the jump.   Read more »