PopMuse: Opera http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Reform follows function https://parterre.com/2019/11/18/reform-follows-function/ https://parterre.com/2019/11/18/reform-follows-function/ Mon, 18 Nov 2019 21:34:31 UTC David Fox at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box Love in Hate Nation is a little musical that could and can… and I sure as hell hope it does! http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ “Non son più Ye, son dio” https://parterre.com/2019/11/18/non-son-piu-ye-son-dio/ https://parterre.com/2019/11/18/non-son-piu-ye-son-dio/ Mon, 18 Nov 2019 20:42:14 UTC La Cieca at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box “A flawed leader with visions of grandeur who becomes mentally unstable is a plot line that [Kanye] West might relate to.” http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Let your love flow https://parterre.com/2019/11/18/let-your-love-flow/ https://parterre.com/2019/11/18/let-your-love-flow/ Mon, 18 Nov 2019 13:00:34 UTC Callum John Blackmore at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box Saturday afternoon’s performance of Le Nozze di Figaro at the Met was awash with contradictions. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Shining star https://parterre.com/2019/11/18/65535/ https://parterre.com/2019/11/18/65535/ Mon, 18 Nov 2019 12:00:29 UTC WindyCityOperaman at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box On this day in 1974 tenor Jos� Carreras made his Metropolitan Opera debut as Cavardossi. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Is that how they do it? https://parterre.com/2019/11/17/is-that-how-they-do-it/ https://parterre.com/2019/11/17/is-that-how-they-do-it/ Sun, 17 Nov 2019 17:07:42 UTC Callum John Blackmore at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box Cos� fan tutte presents a considerable challenge to the modern director. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Strangers when we meet https://parterre.com/2019/11/17/strangers-when-we-meet-2/ https://parterre.com/2019/11/17/strangers-when-we-meet-2/ Sun, 17 Nov 2019 16:50:01 UTC Michael Anthonio at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box The San Francisco Opera, perhaps incidentally, continued their exploration of operas based on literary works by mounting the revival of Giacomo Puccini’s first success, Manon Lescaut. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Silver lining https://parterre.com/2019/11/17/silver-lining-6/ https://parterre.com/2019/11/17/silver-lining-6/ Sun, 17 Nov 2019 16:28:01 UTC WindyCityOperaman at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box On this day in 1975 soprano Roberta Peters celebrated the 25th anniversary of her Metropolitan Opera debut, singing Despina. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Triple threat https://parterre.com/2019/11/16/triple-threat-7/ https://parterre.com/2019/11/16/triple-threat-7/ Sat, 16 Nov 2019 20:15:06 UTC La Cieca at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box Introducing “Dancing Contralto Daria Chebanenko!” http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Le nozze di Figaro https://parterre.com/2019/11/16/le-nozze-di-figaro/ https://parterre.com/2019/11/16/le-nozze-di-figaro/ Sat, 16 Nov 2019 15:37:04 UTC La Cieca at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box Listen and discuss, cher public, beginning at 12:55 PM. Photo: Marty Sohl/The Metropolitan Opera http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Living in the past https://parterre.com/2019/11/16/living-in-the-past/ https://parterre.com/2019/11/16/living-in-the-past/ Sat, 16 Nov 2019 15:28:03 UTC WindyCityOperaman at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box On this day in 1981 Stephen Sondheim‘s Merrily We Roll Along opened at the Alvin Theatre, to run 16 performances. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/