Category Archives: opera

Travels with Charley: Finding Pearls of Great Price in Chicago

(Chicago, Illinois) For our latest adventures with our opera-savvy friends,Arthur Anderson and Joe Rochetto, we motored Thursday into the Windy City to attend a dress rehearsal of the Lyric Opera of Chicago’s production of Georges Bizet’s opera in three acts … Continue reading

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Travels with Charley: The Met: Live in HD close to you and me

(Notre Dame, Indiana) Oh, how we would love to afford to go the Metropolitan Opera in New York for live performances of Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte and Puccini’s Tosca, but, alas, our proverbial ship shows no sign whatsoever of ever coming … Continue reading

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Tragedy at Notre Dame

(Row H, Seat 13) Sorry, I didn’t mean to alarm you, but I did want you to know that Natalie and I did witness a tragedy at the University of Notre Dame on Saturday, October 8, 2016, as we watched … Continue reading

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