operaman wins world-wide Twitter #operaplot contest

For Opera's Tweet Gift, the Plot Quickens

Contest's WNO Prize Given to D.C. Educator

By Anne Midgette Washington Post Staff Writer
Wednesday, May 20, 2009

 

"There was a young lady called Fricka Who . . . who . . . *snore* 'Wake up -- it's over.' It's good, I just wish it were quicka." That's the plot of Wagner's "Ring Cycle" in fewer than 140 characters, as posted on the micro-blogging Web site Twitter. ..."

 

 

Tweet prize for opera winner

by David Stabler, The Oregonian
Wednesday May 20, 2009, 9:24 AM

 

"Stephen Llewellyn is one nice guy. The Portland Opera blogger won the Twitter Opera Plot contest and received as his prize a ticket to "Turandot" at the Washington National Opera on June 4. ..."

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Portland opera twitterer wins contest

by David Stabler, The Oregonian
Wednesday May 13, 2009, 12:53 PM

"Stephen Llewellyn, who blogs for Portland Opera, is one of seven winners in the Twitter #operaplot contest, which you can read about here."

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