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  • antikitschychick: I like the current Carmen production as well even though it’s ‘straight... 2:53 PM
  • Rowna: fill in 18 with Renata Tebaldi and let’s split the Amazon card. I will take $1 thank you hehe.... 2:51 PM
  • Olivero is my Drug of Choice: httpv://youtu.be/W qSTXuJeTks 2:48 PM
  • zinka: When we were young,normal, and STARVED for opera in the summer, we used to invent all kinds of opera... 2:25 PM
  • Lohengrin: It seems to me more effectiv to continue on this line and not to jump from one to the other, thats... 1:18 PM
  • antikitschychick: +1. My sentiments exactly, although when he let his beard grow out so we got the curls and... 1:02 PM
  • la vociaccia: Still don’t understand why you’re directing this at me, and not Feldmarschall... 1:00 PM
  • Lohengrin: Educated polite people each origin should not speak in this way about unproven things. Whether it... 12:52 PM
  • Milady DeWinter: Damn Smiley Face #8! 12:48 PM
  • Milady DeWinter: Now permanently tuned to F major, I must leap from the Aida boat and stop obsessing, not... 12:47 PM

Regie, redeemed

Stefan Herheim’s production of Parsifal for Bayreuth is the regie Holy Grail—a production that completely fulfills the promise and purpose of Regietheater. Read more »

Open mouthed

An exciting album of photos from Stefan Herheim‘s new production of Salome that opened tonight at the Salzburg Easter Festival. (All images by Monika & Karl Forster).

Postcard from Brabant

On the heels of this, may I direct everyone’s attention to a funny and fascinating article about Stefan Herheim‘s production of Lohengrin from last spring at Berliner Staatsoper? Now we know what to do with those old costumes and sets that gather dust! [via the wellsungs] Read more »