Video Alert: “Barbiere” with Haller from Split


[Ivica Čikeš (Basilio)and  Diana Haller (Rosinia) in Rossini’s “Barbiere di Siviglia”, Split 2017. – Clip material with thanks to nikša-serafin lendić]

Over the summer, I made myself stay off Twitter entirely, to get more work done. Which worked out nicely, but of course I missed out on a lot of things, too.  Like this one. Hello, full live-televised “Barbiere” with Diana Haller! …anyone interested in a liveblog?

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The Glyndebourne “Tito” (2017) Liveblogging Thread


Welcome to the White Shirt live comment thread for Mozart’s “Clemenza di Tito” from Glyndebourne (2017), conducted by Robin Ticciati and staged by Claus Guth.

Cast List:

Tito – Richard Croft
Vitellia – Alice Coote
Sesto – Anna Stéphany
Annio – Michèle Losier
Servilia – Joélle Harvey
Publio –
Clive Bayley

Libretto: English (html) Italian (pdf).