Anticipation . . .

I decided that I was going to plan a little reward for myself to celebrate the end of my first semester at the new job. I checked the academic calendar (carefully!) and discovered that the semester is over fairly early in December. I have a conference to go to right about this time, but that’s only for a few days.

So, I collated schedules with my best friend, Jay, and we decided that it would be fun to go to Germany for a week. Specifically, that it would be fun to go to Berlin for a week.

I hear there’s some opera on by some guy named Strauss?

4 thoughts on “Anticipation . . .

  1. Ooooh! Look at that cast! 😀 I’d love to hear Dorothea Roeschmann doing the time monologue. That’d be worth all the traveling!

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    1. Yes indeed! I have a bootleg recording of DR singing the Marschallin from several years ago and I’ll be really excited to hear it live. I’m looking forward to Kozena as Octavian too.

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    1. I’ve got tickets for two performances at the moment, the 18th and the 21st – the theater’s schedule is such that if I wanted three I’d have to arrive before the 14th or stay til the 23rd . . . very tempting, but it may not be possible.

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