jon aubrey wrote:
> Okay, I can't help myself. I recently heard from an
> opera buff that Beverly Sills, for little apparent
> reason, used to refer to this opera as "thighs" in
> conversations and interviews. Perhaps this was an
> allusion to the singer's need for strong legs and
> stamina, as many Massenet operas often last quite a
> long time. More trivial information that is of little
> practical use, but might be worth a laugh. Good luck
> finding your video.
> Jon A.
> >Hello, great collective! I am trying to track down
> a video and DVD version of the opera Thais by
> Massenet. I'm not too concerned with whodunit. I have
> checked all the usual suspects. I thought I had it
> ordered, but the feature film from Poland came
> instead, and I can't track down where I originally
> ordered this from. Thanks for your help!
> Becky Tatar
> Aurora Public Library
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