Tag Archive: Metropolitan Opera

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: #3

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

Leonora Live: #2

Where in the world is Leonora right now?
Correct answer: in heaven