Blog Profile / Parterre Box


URL :http://parterre.com/
Filed Under:Arts
Posts on Regator:4143
Posts / Week:12.1
Archived Since:February 15, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Life does not owe me a shred

last weekArts : Parterre Box

Happy 77th birthday actress Valerie Harper.

Fixture

last weekArts : Parterre Box

"When you’re really quiet, you can hear the tinkling when they stop."

I am not easily assimilated

last weekArts : Parterre Box

On this day in 1986 the Charles Strouse / Stephen Schwartz / Teresa Stratas musical Rags opened on Broadway.

Daniela Dessì 1957-2016

last weekArts : Parterre Box

It has been reported that soprano Daniela Dessì has died of cancer. She was 59. //www.youtube.com/watch?v=INkuhEbpOl8

Just before the Battle, mother, I am thinking most of you

last weekArts : Parterre Box

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.

“After all that time, she can call Tristan ‘du’ surely”

last weekArts : Parterre Box

Finally we know what Brian Kellow used to do at Opera News: proofreading.

The name game

last weekArts : Parterre Box

"And what, after all, is this 'love' everyone keeps singing about and dying for?"

La Duchesse s’amuse

last weekArts : Parterre Box

As promised, “Trove Thursday” offers Don Quichote chez la duchesse, a second nearly unknown opera based on Cervantes' towering literary masterpiece.

Do you know because I tell you so

last weekArts : Parterre Box

On this day in 1920, Amendment XIX to the United States Constitution was ratified.

Straniero, ascolta!

last weekArts : Parterre Box

A sneak preview of perhaps the most intriguing track on Anna Netrebko's forthcoming Verismo CD.

Pièce de résistance

last weekArts : Parterre Box

I was hopeful that my next operatic engagement would offer greater rewards: Norma at the Edinburgh Festival.

A guy what takes his time

last weekArts : Parterre Box

On this day in 1876 Wagner's Götterdämmerung premiered at the Bayreuth Festspielhaus.

Seliger Öde auf wonniger Höh’

last weekArts : Parterre Box

On this day in 1876 Wagner's Siegfried premiered at the Bayreuth Festspielhaus.

‘Tale’ of the unexpected

2 weeks agoArts : Parterre Box

I am happy to finally add Les contes d’Hoffmann to the playlist in a Salzburg performance from 2003 with Neil Shicoff in one of his parade roles.

Bridging the gap

2 weeks agoArts : Parterre Box

On Saturday night, dell' arte Opera Ensemble presented a lean performance of La Traviata.

May the Schwarz be with you

2 weeks agoArts : Parterre Box

Happy 73rd birthday mezzo-soprano Hanna Schwarz.

Regista

2 weeks agoArts : Parterre Box

Born on this day in 1904 baritone and teacher Martial Singher.

Amateur hour

2 weeks agoArts : Parterre Box

Florence Foster Jenkins, a new film directed by Stephen Frears, celebrates a true amateur.

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC