Ziggy-zaggy Ziggy-zaggy

From Twitter.

on May 05, 2019 at 11:30 PM
Profanity Profanity

Certain critics need to get the fuck over themselves.

on January 29, 2019 at 12:28 AM
Escape from ‘New York’ Escape from ‘New York’

What it boils down to is the author flaunting his anti-racist bona fides by mocking Anna Netrebko based on her national origin.

on October 04, 2018 at 1:45 PM
Because one slave has run away, Teachout beating every slave Because one slave has run away, Teachout beating every slave

A privileged white male critic for the Wall Street Journal accomplished quite a hat trick earlier this week.

on June 22, 2018 at 6:06 PM
No sex please, we’re homosexual No sex please, we’re homosexual

Oh look, another critic who part-times as a necromancer!

on January 19, 2018 at 12:05 PM
That’s entertainment! That’s entertainment!

The cher public are invited to nominate non-comic operas suitable for a gala performance according to the conditions specified above.

on January 12, 2018 at 11:50 PM
Not since the Zodiac Killer… Not since the Zodiac Killer…

“Marlis Petersen, in her first shot at the role, is as complete a video Violetta as Rosanna Carteri, Marie McLaughlin or the young Angela Gheorghiu, and as riveting as Teresa Stratas or Anna Netrebko.”

on January 14, 2017 at 8:27 PM
Comparisons are odious Comparisons are odious

One thing that is killing opera is the practice of critics’ comparing the singers they heard last night to dead or retired artists.

on January 06, 2017 at 3:30 PM
And I’m not throwing away my gold! And I’m not throwing away my gold!

I sat through the Met’s Ring twice, and it never occurred to me that any thought had gone into it at all.

on October 11, 2016 at 8:41 AM