Steamy Latin Passion from Moldovan Mezzo in Ellen Kent’s Carmen

20/11/2015

 Bizet, Carmen:  Soloists of Chisinau National Opera, Members of the Orchestra of the National Opera & Ballet Theatre of Moldova ‘Maria Biesu’ and National Philharmonic of Moldova ‘Serghei Lunchevici’, Vasyl Vasylenko (conductor),  Grand Theatre, Blackpool, 18.11.2015. (MC)

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                         Carmen   Photo (c) Ellen Kent Productions

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New Generation of G&S Performers Takes to the Stage

05/08/2013

  Gilbert & Sullivan, Pirates of Penzance: Youth Production/Rosamond Savournin (conductor), John Savournin (director);  Buxton Gilbert & Sullivan Festival, Pavilion Theatre, Buxton, 3.8.2013 (RJW)

Ah, you said ‘often’ frequently” Photo credit: Charles Smith

“Ah, you said ‘often’ frequently”
Photo credit: Charles Smith

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Good Balance between Orchestra and Singers in Princess Ida

03/08/2013

  Gilbert & Sullivan, Princess Ida: Peak Opera / Richard Baker (conductor), Ian Henderson (director),  Buxton Gilbert & Sullivan Festival, Opera House, Buxton, 31.7.2013 (RJW) Read more

Polished, Fast Moving Salad Days at Buxton

02/08/2013

 Slade & Reynolds, Salad Days: North West Productions / Robert Owen (conductor and director), Buxton Gilbert & Sullivan Festival, Pavilion Theatre, Buxton, 29.7.2013  (RJW)
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Oxbridge Postgrads Perform Slick Yeomen of the Guard

02/08/2013

  Gilbert & Sullivan, The Yeomen of the Guard: Oxbridge Opera Company / Christopher Milton (conductor), Buxton G&S Festival, Opera House, Buxton, 28.7.2013 (RJW) Read more

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