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The divorce of Figaro

I hate that we sentimentalize art.

We call it “immortal,” we call it a “masterpiece.” We call it “timeless.” But art is not timeless. All art comes with a shelf life. 690 more words

Opera Scenes

As always, I thoroughly enjoyed watching Samford’s Opera Workshop last night as they performed their five scenes from different operas. With a double cast, they will present two free performances this Friday and Saturday night! 23 more words

Photography

Marriage of Figaro

Every now and then, we enjoy a complete surprise. So it was on Sunday when we went to the New Wolsey Theatre to see The Marriage of Figaro. 216 more words

Nice Things

"THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO" in Victoria

PACIFIC OPERA VICTORIA Presents:

THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO

Music by W.A. Mozart
Libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte
April 24, 26, 30, May 2, 2014, at 8 pm… 166 more words

OPera

One of the most 'ballsy' films of all time

Why is it that so often you get Balls not Bollocks in films, but it’s much harder to find in real life?

Is it that people who have this attitude are much more interesting and successful, they are really worth making films about?

I think so!

General

Our Trip Ends, But the Journey Begins

Sunday, March 2 — It is hard to believe that in about 7 hours we will be heading to the Riga airport to catch a Lufthsana flight for Frankfurt, Germany for the first leg of our trip home. 1,034 more words

Do-Re-Mi-Fa-Sol-La-Ti-Do

The major scale.  Anyone who sang in middle school choir or took piano lessons as a kid or loves The Sound of Music knows these syllables well.   415 more words

Music And Lyrics