Seria Spice

[Klingon wedding in progress? Did someone alert Lwaxana Troi? – Albina Shagamuritova (Aspasia), Salome Jicia (Sifare), Michael Spyres (Mitridate), Jennifer Davis (Arbate), Lucy Crowe (Ismene) and, in the background, Bejun Mehta (Farnace), in Mozart’s “Mitridate”, London/ROH 2017. – Photo Credit: Bill Cooper]

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Personal reaction shot faced with ROH casting choices for their “Mitridate” in replacing the Sifare of Anett Fritsch not with The Obvious Choice: #YouHadOneJobROH

[On a completely unrelated note (sarcasm? Moi?), have a nostalgic flashback screenshot of Myrtò Papatanasiu (Sifare) and Lenneke Ruiten (Aspasia) in Mozart’s “Mitridate”, Brussels 2016.]

Giacomo Arbate: The Hunt for Legato Game (pt. 3)

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…the name’s Arbate. Giacomo Arbate.

[Silly Bond fun, concluded: 007 references meet the Brussels “Mitridate”. Intertextual hijinks ensue. Proceed at your own risk! – This is the final pt. 3, the prior installments can be found here and here]

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Giacomo Arbate: The Hunt for Legato Game (pt. 2)

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…the name’s Arbate. Giacomo Arbate.

[For everyone in need of some silly fun: Bond references meet the Brussels “Mitridate”. Proceed at your own risk. – This is pt. 2 of 3, the first installment can be found here]

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