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  • steveac10: Staging Traviata at Verona seems to me to be more than a bit lunatic – they should stick to... 12:06 PM
  • Feldmarschallin: Oh really? Have been watching those Toscas for quite some time and thought they... 12:03 PM
  • Flora del Rio Grande: Or, better yet, don’t attend. And shut up on PTB! 12:02 PM
  • Clita del Toro: Roberto, I bet you are that horrendousTebaldi queen from opera-l. I have never heard such... 11:49 AM
  • Camille: Oh thank you, CK, for that is a good clue and I shall go searching for it. What is going on now in... 11:49 AM
  • Camille: A very interesting, worthwhile and well-annotates article by Tom Kaufman, courtesy of Opera Today... 11:43 AM
  • robertovillalba: Well, I don’t think Tosca was a good opera for Callas at all. So she left her three... 11:32 AM
  • Clita del Toro: Opps, messed it up again. Callas’ Ice Bucket Challenge. 10:57 AM
  • Clita del Toro: httpsv://www.youtu be.com/watch?v=aRR kQpysPC4 10:56 AM
  • Feldmarschallin: Fidelio (Welser-Möst/Guth, Kaufmann, Pieczonka) Trovatore (zwei Besetzungen) Le nozze die... 10:42 AM

Big Daddy says “bullfighter”

Says the Met press office this snowy afternoon: “Dwayne Croft will sing the role of Escamillo in Bizet’s Carmen on February 9, 13, and 16, replacing Teddy Tahu Rhodes, who determined in rehearsals that the role was no longer suitable for his voice. Casting for the performances on February 20, 23 matinee, 26, and March 1 will be announced at a later date.”