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Here's a tease of Anna Netrebko's "In questa reggia,."
La Cieca (pictured) asks, what are your eight (or even 10) can't-miss opera events for the fall?
Happy 86th or 87th birthday actress Vera Miles.
La Cieca is proud to share with her cher public the transition of parterre.com to a new commenting system powered by Disqus.com.
Happy 62nd birthday playwright, actor and diseuse Charles Busch.
Idomeneo proved enormously moving while a much more complicated Così fan Tutte went for shallow romantic hijinks stripping that work of its darkly ambiguous disturbing view of love.
dell’ arte Opera Ensemble continued its exploration of love and money by mounting Massenet’s Manon
Falstaff, Verdi’s totally unexpected, final, great comedic roar.
Happy 77th birthday actress Valerie Harper.
"When you’re really quiet, you can hear the tinkling when they stop."
On this day in 1986 the Charles Strouse / Stephen Schwartz / Teresa Stratas musical Rags opened on Broadway.
It has been reported that soprano Daniela Dessì has died of cancer. She was 59. //www.youtube.com/watch?v=INkuhEbpOl8
Those of you looking forward to enjoying a Broadway play based on the life of Kathleen Battle, starring Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o, will have to go on waiting.
Born on this day in 1918 novelist Jacqueline Susann.
Finally we know what Brian Kellow used to do at Opera News: proofreading.
"And what, after all, is this 'love' everyone keeps singing about and dying for?"
On this day in 1848 the New York Herald reported the discovery of gold in California.
As promised, “Trove Thursday” offers Don Quichote chez la duchesse, a second nearly unknown opera based on Cervantes' towering literary masterpiece.
On this day in 1920, Amendment XIX to the United States Constitution was ratified.
A sneak preview of perhaps the most intriguing track on Anna Netrebko's forthcoming Verismo CD.