Cher Public

Virtually capricious!

“Ahora los responsables de la producción confirmaron que el espectáculo que reviviría al Maria Callas en escenarios chilenos a través de hologramas fue definitivamente cancelado.” [cooperativa.cl]

Triple threat

A report from a parterrian audience member indicates that Mariusz Kwiecien canceled Les Pêcheurs de Perles after the first part yet again at the Met tonight.

Something in the hair tonight

FALSE ALARM: La Cieca had just been updated by her source, who says Kristian Benedikt was called to “walk the stage” of the Met’s Samson just before curtain time, but Roberto Alagna did go on tonight. (We’ll hear a little later this evening how things went!)

Smoky eye witness news

Strikingly styled photos of Iréne Theorin may be found on her website.

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Belt register

Kristine Opolais has withdrawn from the role of Elsa in The Royal Opera’s forthcoming new production of Lohengrin, to ensure her full recovery from a routine abdominal medical procedure.

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Manca la diva

With Sonya Yoncheva canceling the Philadelphia Orchestra’s performances of Tosca, who do you, the cher public, think will take her place?

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Two steppes forward, one steppe back

“Et d’ailleurs, les costumes me font ressembler à un côté d’une maison.”

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Misses Lovett

Deborah Voigt has canceled her role debut as Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd at Florida Grand Opera.

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