May 4th, 2016

operasing

ELEKTRAfyin'...

Already starting to feel a bit sick, as the temperature rises...
The MetOpera broadcast of Strauss' ELEKTRA  yesterday was really intense. The cast was well into it, especially Nina Stemme, who was pretty frightening. I felt so weak afterwards I could hardly walk home. Criminy
May go to the pictures again, tomorrow to see AVENGERS: CIVIL WAR. You can't say my tastes ain't eclectic.

Doodlediary:


R Next Door was telling me about some toxic cloud that's supposed to be heading for the UK tomorrow. She saw it in the Evening Standard, but I couldn't find anything anywhere else. She reckons 'sickly old people like yew' are supposed to stay indoors with the windows shut...