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Alagna, distracted, stops the conductor before his aria can begin

Odd goings-on last night at Andrea Chenier in Avery Fisher Hall.

The much talked-about Roberto Alagna, who’s in the throes of domestic rearrangements, was last on stage for the concert performance. When he was due to start his aria, he stopped. Cue: consternation.

Critic Paul Pelkonen tells us what happened next.

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  1. José Bergher says:

    Well, these things happen. Small details. No big deal. Nothing to worry about. “Andrea Chenier” is a nice show, and a good time was had by all.

  2. And Aleksandra doesn’t seem as high-maintenace as Angela.

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