Cher Public

  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: I had the opportunity to walk across the stage and stand downstage center before a performance when a... 5:13 PM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: WARNING ABOUT BAYREUTH: As of this past Saturday (01 August), Deutsche Bahn ( has suspended... 5:08 PM
  • phillyoperalover: SO the Mimi’s are filled in. Barbara Fartoli and Hei kyung Hong are filling in. 5:04 PM
  • kennedet: Another duo recital took place this weekend (August,2) at Glimmerglass featuring Eric Owens and Lawrence Brownlee. It was a very... 5:01 PM
  • Donna Anna: Thanks! You’ve got to hand it to these kids, especially the conductor, for taking this on, although I take issue with... 4:58 PM
  • DerLeiermann: That cover art looks the intro to 90′s sitcom “The nanny”. Does anyone know who the artist is? 4:58 PM
  • Gualtier M: This is a review by Meche Kroop – Meche specializes in covering smaller companies – professional and... 4:48 PM
  • Constantine A. Papas: The production of Manon Lescaut Netrebko withdrew from (Munich)is the worst opera production I’ve ever seen in... 4:39 PM

Sing for your supper

Giordani_thumbThose among the cher public inclined toward philanthropy and/or star-gazing will want to check out the details on a gala fundraising dinner and concert for the Marcello Giordani Foundation on May 7. The evening will feature performances from young singers and a litotic “Lifetime Achievement Award” presented to Magda Olivero (in virtual attendance via videoconferencing from her home in Milano) by parterre fave Aprile Millo.  [Marcello Giordani Foundation]