Via Score Desk, we discover that the Met has entered the ever-popular online quiz field with its "Ask Figaro" feature, which suggests an opera to see based on a grab-bag of odd personal questions.
There's definitely amusement in it, but in my case it picked Madama Butterfly -- probably my least favorite Puccini. (Manon Lescaut? Sure. But not Butterfly.) Of course, maybe the machine knows something I don't, because I am in fact going to see Patricia Racette take her turn in the Minghella production this week.