Basil Considine Blog

Bodice Rippers and Manuscripts, Oh My!

Bodice Rippers and Manuscripts, Oh My!

It’s not everyday that your academic paper happens to tie in with a best-selling novel or a hit Showtime series. Those of you who will be in Montreal this March can find out how...

Repertory at the Met

Repertory at the Met

There are 29 operas in repertory for the Metropolitan Opera’s 2010-2011 season. This is a stupendous amount for most companies and most cities, and makes you wonder what things would be like if the...

My Doppleganger

My Doppleganger

I’ve never met another Basil, much less someone who shares my last name. There is, in fact, another Basil Considine out there – Dr. Basil Considine, Jr., MD, to be precise. I’m a musician;...

Montreal 2011

Montreal 2011

This just in – I will be speaking at the Renaissance Society of America’s Annual Meeting in Montreal 24-26 March 2011.