Cher Public

  • armerjacquino: Interested to hear about Bonisolli’s early lyric years: they would presumably include the surprisingly good Rome... 11:53 AM
  • mrsjohnclaggart: I never did thank you JML for last week’s Forza. Always good to hear Gilda and Siepi. She was easily... 11:42 AM
  • antikitschychick: LOL you are too kind…think the only thing me and Proust have in common is we were both asthmatic…me at a... 11:41 AM
  • messa di voce: Beautiful picture of Martina. 11:31 AM
  • armerjacquino: No Calleja for Berlin: https://www.facebo ja.tenor/posts/121 5848065097262 11:25 AM
  • manou: I have long suspected that antikitschychick is the pseudonym of Marcel Proust. 10:57 AM
  • Baltsamic Vinaigrette: Now that Black Friday and, especially, Cyber Monday are “a thing” on this side of the pond,... 10:53 AM
  • Milady DeWinter: Well this is a Happy Monday/post-Thanks giving treat, thank you, JML! The cast, besides Martina and Milnes, looks sort of... 9:18 AM

O Caftan! My Caftan!

Unconcealed by the voluminous folds of this Jessyesqe muumuu is queen-sized talent Jeffery Roberson (also known as Varla Jean Merman), who will make his New York opera debut later this week, in, modestly enough, The Medium, everyone’s favorite supernatural Menotti Broadway slasher opera. Details for this event— which might have been genetically engineered to appeal to the mind of the average parterrian—follow the jump.   Read more »