One from the provinces

This week on “Unnatural Acts of Opera,” the kind of performance you just don’t hear any more: a “provincial” production of Manon from the New Orleans Opera, starring Montserrat Caballe. Like I said, this kind of thing just doesn’t happen these days.

And did you hear about the 16 year old who sang Carmen last week? The 16 year old boy, I mean?

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3 Responses to “One from the provinces”

  1. mezzogregory Says:

    calmly surpressing jealousy…surpressing jealousy..

  2. Straussgeek Says:

    Too bad there aren’t any photos of him with castanets.

  3. If only you could get Hugh Grant to sing Don Jose, you might have something there.

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