July 31, 2016 By Fausta Sunday palate cleanser: Turandot at the Forbidden City UPDATED conducted by Zubin Mehta, breathtaking location, costumes and staging, Libretto here. In case you’re wondering, after staging Turandot in the Forbidden City, has anyone dared stage The Mikado in Chichibu, Japan? The answer is yes. UPDATE Judith sends a link to The Pink Flamingo, who also does Sunday opera posts! This week, A Little Dmitri Fix. And, since there’s no such thing as too much Dmitri, here’s his Instagram page.