We’ve covered Ferguson earlier this week, but as seen in the events following the anniversary protests, Ferguson remains a community divided.
Lots of great reads in ladyblogland this week!
On Sunday, prolific and well-known reviewer and critic for the Telegraph, Rupert Christiansen, released an article on Glyndebourne’s production of Rosenkavalier, and oh, is it a train wreck rife with body shaming and misogyny.
Good Monday, Persephoneers! I sincerely hope that this week is off to a good start. Yesterday, thanks to the Internet (and more specifically, a giveaway promotion), my family experienced the opera for the first time.
I’ve been to the opera exactly three times, so I don’t intend to hold myself out as an aficionado, or even a competent appreciator, but I do think I have something to contribute in the way of beginner opera-ing.
Not a week goes by that I don’t fantasize about moving to a house in the country where my nearest neighbor is 3 miles away. Today’s fantasy is brought to you by My Opera Singing Neighbor, who has really been stepping up her practicing recently. It wouldn’t be so bad except for every time it […]