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    Quote Originally Posted by tyroneslothrop View Post
    Good interview, but Calixto Bieto's Boris Godunov?

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    “The hand of Providence creeps among the stars, giving Slothrop the finger.”
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    Quote Originally Posted by tyroneslothrop View Post
    Wow . . . give Clive Paget credit for digging up some lesser-known works!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Amfortas View Post
    Yes, but did he like it?
    He did if he was on the few that clapped. He didn't if he was in the majority that participated in the standing boo-ation. Based on his review, I bet he fell into the latter.
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    I had these pre-ordered on Amazon.com forever: Favorite opera stories told graphically
    Last edited by tyroneslothrop; August 2nd, 2013 at 03:19 PM.
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    The Guardian interviews Danielle de Niese

    And of course, the gratuitous photo
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    Quote Originally Posted by tyroneslothrop View Post
    And of course, the gratuitous photo
    When it's Danielle, it's never gratuitous.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tyroneslothrop View Post
    I had these pre-ordered on Amazon.com forever: Favorite opera stories told graphically
    Maybe it's just me, but the link isn't working..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hoffmann View Post
    Maybe it's just me, but the link isn't working..
    oops. sorry, fixed.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Amfortas View Post
    Wow . . . give Clive Paget credit for digging up some lesser-known works!
    Don't you love the "oops I just married a dead nun" ? I reckon that trumps the "oops I just threw my baby in the fire".
    Natalie

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