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Subject: Re: Upcoming Boheme?
From: "ls111553 ." <[log in to unmask]>
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Date:Thu, 7 Dec 2017 21:23:03 +0000
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By the same token, Macello’s “ho un freddo cane!” has never been more
poignant.

From the reviews, Rodolfo is an astronaut whose ship has lost contact with
its Earth station and awaits death reminiscing about his Bohemian past in
19th. century Paris (how do they call this nowadays, a “time-fluid”
story?). The musical performance has been well received.

On Thu, Dec 7, 2017 at 4:58 PM Max D. Winter <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> From the Medici TV website:
>
> "In this staging, the stage director Claus Guth sets the story in a
> dystopian
> future."
>
> Because, of course, "La Boheme" is all about a dystopian future.  It's
> right
> there in the text!  (Can't remember just where, right now, but I know it
> must be...)
>
> Oh, wait, I get it.  Rodolfo sings, "Ma per fortuna e una notte di luna, e
> qui
> la luna l'abbiamo vicina."  Hence the setting on the moon.  How could I
> have missed that?  As the Monty Python sketch says, "What a silly bunt!"
>
> MDW
>
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