Posts Tagged “opera”

Exploring the Tosca Collection
06 13 2019

Exploring the Tosca Collection

I never expected to become as fascinated with Tosca as I did. The plot feels so real, as if such events happen anywhere the world is violently in flux, which can be any day, depending on the place. And put into such an impossible situation what ac…

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7 Opera Myths (debunked)
06 04 2019

7 Opera Myths (debunked)

There are a lot of misconceptions about opera. In an effort to be a good opera ambassador, I would like to debunk these opera myths in my own overly opinionated way and with a sense of humor!Opera Myth #1: "I don't like opera"(with 3 exceptions)Opera…

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Everyday bubbly
05 30 2019

Everyday bubbly

I’m taking a moment to celebrate the bubbly!No one in my family likes champagne or sparkling wines. They don’t like opera either. On both fronts they “don’t get it”. I started out liking dryer varieties like “brut” but then I discovered prosecco- t…

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Tosca thoughts...
06 19 2015

Tosca thoughts...

This week (June 17-18), we see the anniversary of the historical events which surround the plot of Tosca.This may seem like it makes Tosca a dated opera, as it is so entwined with those specific events (which I still don’t quite get my head around…

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