When Emma meets Lucia: “Madame Bovary” goes to the opera | Opera

Gustave Flaubert published his first novel, Madame Bovaryas a group of magazine on La Revue de Paris from October 1 to December 15 His noble marriage, longing for the kind of happiness a woman should have … in a novel. The author tells us that one of the stories of his heroine, Emma Bovary, was … Read more

Racing tips: Andrew Mount’s Thursday Picks

Leading racing consultant Andrew Mount’s is a contributor to the Racing Post, Racing Post Weekender, Racing & Football Outlook, the GG.co.uk website and a regular pundit on William Hill radio. Andrew uses stats and systems to find profitable bets and shares his latest insights below… Andrew has four options, one at a premium, from Nottingham, … Read more

Cast Announced for the Los Angeles Premiere of SANCTUARY CITY at the Pasadena Playhouse

Pasadena Playhouse will present the Los Angeles premiere of Sanctuary City by Pulitzer Prize-winner Martyna Majok (Cost of Living). Activities are scheduled from September 14 to October 9; The screening opens Sunday, September 18. Tickets are on sale now, starting at $35 at pasadenaplayhouse.org. The production stars Ana Nicolle Chavez (Apple TV+’s Truth Be Told) … Read more

Emilia Clarke, Chiwetel Ejiofor to star in ‘The Pod Generation’ – New Indian Express

So PTI LOS ANGELES: “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke and Oscar-nominated actor Chiwetel Ejiofor are teaming up for “The Pod Generation”, a movie billed as sci-fi romantic comedy. The film will be directed by Sophie Barthes, known for films such as “Cold Souls” and “Madame Bovary”. According to Variety, Clarke and Ejiofor will play … Read more

Celebrating George Eliot on her 200th birthday. Did she write the greatest English novel of all time?

Some people will tell you Middlemarch it is one of the classics of English literature – or the greatest English novel ever written. Some say they can’t read. Rohan Maitzen, who teaches English at Dalhousie University in Halifax, belongs to the first group. He spoke with Michael Enright, host of The Sunday Presswho admitted that … Read more

Hermione Hoby’s millennial bildungsroman ‘Virtue’ explores the consequences of living an irresponsible life.

Book review Before Dartmouth, before Oxford, and before a prestigious education in a New York City novel, Luca, the protagonist of Hermione Hoby’s “Right,” Luke is just from Broomfield, Colorado. The son of a dentist who spends his free time making wedding cake decorations and watching “Real Housewives,” he learned Luca forced himself to shave … Read more