Headshot of La Cieca

Cher Public

  • Krunoslav: Yup. 3:16 PM
  • EarlyRomantic: This long-winded apologia collapses under its own weight. 3:11 PM
  • armerjacquino: Peters apparently said she fell in love with the voice, not the man. I believe they remained... 2:54 PM
  • Krunoslav: And, for decade, Peters and Merrill, divorced in 1952 or so but constant colleagues thereafter... 2:38 PM
  • Krunoslav: indeed — Ludwig and Berry– after a cooling off period which brought Borkh back to the... 2:33 PM
  • Krunoslav: “I was struck by the fact that La Cieca cried” Garbo laughs! 2:16 PM
  • armerjacquino: Already programmed and neither of them has dropped out, I should think. I’m sure... 1:19 PM
  • opera_newbie: Did anyone else see the Santa Fe 2016 announcement? Can someone please explain to me how an... 1:15 PM
  • m. croche: Enjoyed reading La C’s detailed and thoughtful review. But I have to say that a... 12:52 PM
  • phoenix: I assume this is only part 1 of this performance’ s review – the audial critique will... 12:48 PM

Evil mutants

“Lyric Opera of Chicago announced today that the respected stage, film and television actor Patrick Stewart will co-host The Second City Guide to the Opera on Saturday, January 5 with internationally renowned soprano and Lyric Opera creative consultant Renée Fleming…. Fleming will perform with live musical accompaniment, and both she and Stewart [pictured] will share emcee duties and appear in satirical vignettes.” [Broadway World]