Upcoming Liveblog: “Figaro” from Geneva (2017) this Saturday

[He says, “Page”, and that is much. – Avery Amereau (Cherubino) in Mozart’s “Le nozze di Figaro”, Geneva 2017.]

Time for some classic pining scenarios with a traditional-looking “Nozze” from Geneva, in a liveblog this upcoming Saturday, Oct. 14th, at 9 p.m. (UTC+2).

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White Shirt Monday: octavia rima

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[Chocolate: getting cold. Or not. – Opening sequence of Strauss’ “Der Rosenkavalier” with Celine Byrne (Marschallin) and Maren Engelhardt (Octavian), staged by Lorenzo Fioroni, Kassel 2014. – Photo Credit: Nils Klinger/Staatstheater Kassel]

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The Madrid “Tamerlano” (2008) Liveblogging Thread

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Welcome to the White Shirt live comment thread for Handel’s “Tamerlano” from Madrid (2008), with Paul McCreesh conducting and staged by Graham Vick.

Cast List:
Tamerlano –
Monica Bacelli
Asteria – Ingela Bohlin
Andronico – Sara Mingardo
Irene – Jennifer Holloway
Bajazet – Plácido Domingo
Leone – Luigi De Donato

Libretto: Italian (pdf). English/Italian/German/French in booklet format (thanks, eClassical & Naive!)