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  • Quanto Painy Fakor: L’enfant prodigue is certainly NOT forgotten. It’s required listening for... 10:59 PM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: CORRECTION: The libretto of Debussy’s L’enfant prodigue was NOT by his dear... 10:51 PM
  • Ilka Saro: For those who wonder where the expression “overcadenze rized” came from… 10:07 PM
  • Sanford: I went to a Bat Mitzvah in Hollywood many years ago and because my cousin and her husband were in... 9:44 PM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: I mean I WOULD be surprised if he stays away from the stage! 9:26 PM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: During the endless post-performance presentations (what drug was Jürgen Flimm... 9:25 PM
  • gustave of montreal: “favourite opera” Mahagonny ? Although we love this great work I don’t... 9:13 PM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: scifisci: I heard three of Stemme’s Elektras: the 1st, 3rd, and 5th... 9:09 PM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: Sorry to contradict you, but the byline on all of my “Montag mit... 7:31 PM
  • manou: No big deal – in fact the byline has changed from “La Cieca” to “WindyCit... 6:34 PM

Encouraging young things to grow

La Cieca has just reviewed the parterre circulation numbers and she is delighted and not a little perplexed to note that the day of the Great Opera News Kerfuffle provided our site with the highest number of pageviews in history, a total of 33,565 views in the 24 hours of Tuesday May 22. Thanks to this story and the WQXR drama a few weeks earlier, parterre is on track for its busiest month ever. Read more »