The Opera Singer meets the Opera Fan
Lois Kirschenbaum the World's most famous Opera Fan is interviewed by Opera singer Frank Lopardo on Radio Free Eireann.
LOIS KIRSCHENBAUM, who has been called "the world's most famous opera fan
celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of her first Met performance, as well as her seventy-fifth birthday. In 1969, when Kirschenbaum (now retired) was switchboard operator for the International Rescue Committee, she was the subject of an OPERA NEWS profile titled "The Sweetest Girl in New York," a designation given to her by diva Régine Crespin.
Myself showing Lois Kirschenbaum the way to the Metropolitan Opera from Percy Tavern.