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  • antikitschychick: Sounds fascinating. I must admit I’ve never read Through the Looking Glass and if I didn’t have a bunch of... 11:29 AM
  • Milady DeWinter: You’re welcome, Anktchk! I adore all things Alice and re-read both Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking... 11:01 AM
  • antikitschychick: that sounds really cool Milady, thanks for sharing that. 10:50 AM
  • Milady DeWinter: And there will also be a lovely Alice exhibition at Philadelphia’ ;s Rosenbach Museum in the fall, featuring... 10:24 AM
  • PCally: Lang singing Isolde? I really like her a lot but I cannot really picture her as Isolde. More and more I’m wishing for Kampe,... 9:26 AM
  • Buster: Now Helen Donath has announced she will sing her final Mrs. Grose this week, I am skipping Elektra, and head of to Wiesbaden for... 6:39 AM
  • lyrebird: One more try httpv://youtu.be/B abLd9welOs 5:57 AM
  • lyrebird: Any excuse to remember the fabulous Coral Browne, Mrs Vincent Price, never more memorable than in Alan Bates’ An... 5:56 AM

Wingless victory

Of particular visual interest in last weekend’s Lohengrin (though not perhaps so tantalizing as Jonas Kaufmann‘s aristocratic bare feet, pictured above) is the very obvious change in the staging that was made between the antegenerale (in which Anja Harteros sang Elsa) and the telecast opening night. Read more »