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Pizza Buona

Just saw that Pizza Buona is looking to move. Priced out by rising rent. Sadly inevitable, though it suddenly reminded me of this, probably the closest I ever came to a restaurant review. 709 more words



The man on stage is but a conduit

For something greater than himself

Channeling it into the wide-eyed crowd

Before him

It is the fate of every conduit to… 25 more words



მინდა ერთ-ერთ ჩემს საყვარელ თემას შევეხო,რომელიც ჯამბაზებს შეეხება.ძალიან ბევრ ადამიანს (მათ შორის ჩემს ბევრ ნაცნობს) აქვს ე.წ  კოულროფობია,ანუ შიში კლოუნების მიმართ.სიმართლე გითხრათ,ასეთი ადამიანების არ მესმის,რადგან მე ბავშვობიდანვე მომწონს ჯამბაზები და არასდროს მეშინოდა მათი. 10 more words

Met Opera on Demand - Pagliaccii (2015)

Last night I watched Pagliacci on “Met Opera on Demand”. Superb. A tragi-comic play within a tragic play within a tragic opera containing comedy. It was also the second part of a double bill with Cavalleria Rusticana. 96 more words


Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci at the Metropolitan Opera in NYC

Opera’s indomitable double bill returns in Sir David McVicar’s searing production from the 2014–15 season. Tenor Yonghoon Lee and mezzo-soprano Violeta Urmana star in Cavalleria Rusticana… 244 more words


Michielotti returns triumphantly

It’s more than 25 years since the ROH last did Cav and Pag.  I missed them then and also the WNO visit with the pair in the 1990s and simply refused to pay the prices the ROH were charging for the 2003 revival of… 760 more words

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