the-flyOver at the Met they’re dropping like, well, you know. Per the press office: “Marco Armiliato will conduct Puccini’s La Bohème on January 31, February 3, 7, 10, 17, 22, and 25, replacing Roberto Rizzi Brignoli, who has withdrawn for personal reasons.” There’s more!

Paul Nadler will conduct Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette on March 22, replacing Plácido Domingo, who will be in Buenos Aires celebrating his 40th anniversary with the Teatro Colón.”

Arnold Bezuyen will sing the role of Loge in Wagner’s Das Rheingold on March 30 and April 2 matinee, replacing Richard Croft who is unable to perform due to complications from a broken foot.”