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Archived Since:February 15, 2010

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Shortlisted

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I expected something lovely, but what I beheld was nothing short of magnificent.

Legal at last

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On this day in 1949 J. Edgar Hoover gave Shirley Temple a tear gas fountain pen.

Beautiful stranger

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Contrary to previous reports, Jonas Kaufmann says he is not dating Madonna.

Ildar pursuit

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Our good friends (and advertisers) at Maestro Artist Management have been wondering just how much you, the cher public, know about Ildar Abdrazakov.

Blind item

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As a preview of sorts of the Next Big Thing at the Met, here's a performance of Tchaikovsky's Iolanta featuring Piotr Becza?a from 2002.

Welch Schauspiel! aber ach! ein Schauspiel nur!

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On this day in 1829 Johann von Goethe's Faust, der Tragödie erster Teil received its premiere performance.

Weekly housekeeping

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Your doyenne is no good at housewifely duties.

Your Coloraturafan dollars at work

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The first two installments of Coloraturafan's interview series are now live.

All that jazz

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On this day in 1944, the Metropolitan Opera House hosted a jazz concert for the first time.

When I am down to earth

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What does it mean anyway to get to know a diva, and why exactly would we wish to do it?

A place in every heart and a finger in every pie

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On this day in 1949, The Goldbergs, the first sitcom on American television, premiered.

Mist opportunity

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“I’m afraid that is not a fact."

Wish upon a star

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At what moment does a "rising star" become simply a "star"?

A Magnetizer and a Wandering Goy walk in to a bar

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The visit of the Mariinsky Theater’s resident company to the glittering opera house of the Brooklyn Academy of Music consists of three ballet programs with starry casts preceded, last night, by a single performance of Rodion Shchedrin’s opera, The Enchanted Wanderer. Show More Summary

Funny lady

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On this day in 1947, actress Andrea Martin was born.

Boys and girls, not together

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It’s particularly bewildering that before 2013 there was no such thing as the Prototype Festival.

Unto the second generation

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On this day in 1984 Madonna first sang "Holiday" on American Bandstand.

A wasted time

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Vittorio Grigolo in the title role of the Met’s revival of Les Contes d’Hoffman is the opera version of the charming homeless drunk.

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