The news of the death of beloved soprano Gianna Rolandi and her adoring obituary by Enzo Bordello attracted the most parterre box readers for the month of June 2021.
In May, everyone wanted to hear those Wagnerians, shown here singing Strauss.
Viewers flocked to parterre box last month to read the sad news of the passing of legendary mezzo-soprano Christa Ludwig.
February was a month for diva admiration on parterre box.
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That Beczala/Radvanovsky online recital, viewed and reviewed, really caught the eye of the cher public in the month of January.
The big news of 2020 was, obviously, that everyone (or almost everyone) stayed home.
It’s a Christmas miracle: leading our Top Ten listing for November is Jonas Kaufmann singing Mariah Carey!
Webcasts helped keep both opera and parterre box alive in October 2020.
Renée Fleming garnered a most un-unvdivaesque flurry of pageviews in August.
By this point in 2020, nothing should surprise us.
June on parterre box was a month of Egyptian sun gods and some very enthusiastic video watching.
The discussion of the Metropolitan Opera’s “At-Home Gala” set a new record for parterre box articles, with 11,590 pageviews and 1,877 comments!
Naturally the top ten posts on parterre box for the month of March focused on the encroaching menace of COVID-19.
Leading the parterre box top ten for the month of February: a new season and the (apparent) end of a legendary career.