Tag Archive: Leonora

Leonora Live: #8

Let the season of audience kvetching begin!

Leonora Live: #7

Breaking News!

Crushing Mice: Leonora, #23

CLAIMABLE One of the rare Mice Art originals dedicated to the start of the season at Lyric Opera of Chicago. Leonora and I are excited beyond measure about “Rheingold” which is playing tonight… Continue reading

Crushing Mice: Leonora, #22

There are some valid exceptions to the rule of only wearing jeans to the opera, all right?

Leonora Live: #6

I will never understand people’s obsession with eating while listening to classical music. Most classical music works are full of moments when I forget to breathe, let alone move or chew.

Crushing Mice: Leonora, #21

For some, summer starts with a disappointment.

Crushing Mice: Leonora, #20

Leonora and I are often reproached for being too critical of the audience members we encounter during our visits to the opera. This may be true; we understand where those criticisms stem from. Yet… Continue reading

Crushing Mice: Leonora, #19

Leonora is the Met Opera standing room veteran: during her trip she watched four operas in three days; she had standing room tickets for three of them, and two of those were on the same day.

Leonora Live: #4 and #5

Apparently, Leonora has not mastered the art of taking mice selfies yet.

Leonora Live: #3

Is there such a thing as getting a bit too old for standing room tickets? Maybe.