Daily Archives: July 7, 2009

"A Cramp–My, er, Foot!"

by tdoadmin

What a trooper. During the Royal Opera’s first performance of a revival of “The Barber of Seville,” American mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato (singing the role of Rosina) slipped during a scene change towards the end of Act One and broke her leg!  According to this report in “The Guardian” (UK), thinking that she’d merely sprained her […]

“A Cramp–My, er, Foot!”

by Suzanne Calvin

What a trooper. During the Royal Opera’s first performance of a revival of “The Barber of Seville,” American mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato (singing the role of Rosina) slipped during a scene change towards the end of Act One and broke her leg!  According to this report in “The Guardian” (UK), thinking that she’d merely sprained her […]