questo e quello

Canta che ti passa Canta che ti passa

Happy 93rd birthday soprano Virginia Zeani.

on October 21, 2019 at 8:36 AM
You don’t need analyzing You don’t need analyzing

On this day in 1950 Irving Berlin‘s musical Call Me Madam opened at the Imperial Theatre, to run 644 performances.

on October 12, 2019 at 12:04 PM
I’m so happy I can’t stop crying I’m so happy I can’t stop crying

On this day in 1982 Eva Marton made her Met role debut as La Gioconda opposite Plácido Domingo, Bruna Baglioni and Cornell MacNeil.

on September 24, 2019 at 8:57 AM
The bad and the beautiful The bad and the beautiful

“Trove Thursday” offers Offenbach’s irreverent La Belle Hélène featuring the beauteous Véronique Gens.

on September 19, 2019 at 9:22 AM
Curtain up! Light the lights! Curtain up! Light the lights!

On this day in 1974 the Winter Garden Theatre was evacuated due to a bomb threat.

on September 19, 2019 at 8:10 AM
Tragic mike Tragic mike

The Metropolitan Opera Guild has come such a long way since the days of dear Mrs. August Belmont!

on September 18, 2019 at 6:10 PM
Things go better with woke Things go better with woke

“This influx comes during a time in which opera companies around the country… are struggling to compete with the addictive quick-pleasure center that is the smart phone.”

on September 16, 2019 at 9:03 PM
“On stage, I am in the dark” “On stage, I am in the dark”

Departed this world on this day 42 years ago in Paris.

on September 16, 2019 at 7:54 AM
“I am grateful that my horizons were not narrowed at the outset” “I am grateful that my horizons were not narrowed at the outset”

Happy 74th birthday soprano Jessye Norman.

on September 15, 2019 at 11:19 AM
Broadcast: Last Night at the Proms Broadcast: Last Night at the Proms

Jamie Barton graces the Last Night at the Proms starting at 2:00 PM EDT.

on September 14, 2019 at 12:26 PM
Slapstick Tragedienne Slapstick Tragedienne

Born on this day in 1933 actor and director Zoe Caldwell.

on September 14, 2019 at 12:12 PM
“Market value is irrelevant to intrinsic value” “Market value is irrelevant to intrinsic value”

Born on this day in 1874 composer Arnold Schoenberg.

on September 13, 2019 at 8:00 AM
Where’er you woke Where’er you woke

Our Own Jamie Barton graces the Last Night of the Proms with her “queer fat femme energy.”

on September 12, 2019 at 1:26 PM
Funny fascist Funny fascist

Leave it to Opera News to whitewash the revolting reactionary politics of Franco Zeffirelli.

on September 12, 2019 at 11:01 AM