Intimate and Efficient Boris Godunov in Geneva

14/11/2018

Mussorgsky, Boris Godunov: Soloists, Chorus of Grand Théâtre de Genève, Orchestre de la Suisse Romande / Paolo Arrivabeni (conductor). Grand Theâtre des Nations, 10.11.2018.  (ALL)

Boris Godunov (c) Carole Parodi

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A Fine Met Performance of Nico Muhly’s Rather Uneven Marnie

13/11/2018

Nico Muhly, Marnie: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera New York / Robert Spano (Conductor). Broadcast live to the Dundonald Omniplex Cinema, Belfast, from the Metropolitan Opera in New York, 10.11.2018. (RB)

Isabel Leonard (seated) as Marnie © Ken Howard/Met Opera

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Solid Singing in Dutch Touring Opera’s Timid Tosca

12/11/2018

Puccini, Tosca: Soloists, Consensus Vocalis, Het Orkest van het Oosten / David Parry (conductor), Nederlandse Reisopera, Stadstheater Arnhem, 8.11.2018. (SS)

Tosca (c) Nederlandse Reisopera/Marco Borggreve

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Schager Disappoints but Petra Lang is Wicked in Homoki’s Lohengrin Revival

11/11/2018

Wagner, Lohengrin: Soloists, Choir and Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera / Simone Young (conductor). Wiener Staatsoper, Vienna, 7.11.2018. (JPr)

Petra Lang as Ortrud
(c) Wiener Staatsoper/Michael Poehn

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A Dramatic and Musically Triumphant Mad Scene is a Highlight of ENO’s Lucia Revival

11/11/2018

Donizetti, Lucia di Lammermoor: Soloists, Chorus & Orchestra of English National Opera / Stuart Stratford (conductor). London Coliseum, 9.11.2018. (CC)

Eleazar Rodríguez (Edgardo) & Sarah Tynan (Lucia) (c) John Snelling

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Primeiro Bailarino Shows Thiago Soares Striving to be Better Than Himself

10/11/2018

 Primeiro Bailarino (Principal Dancer): Regent Street Cinema, London, 7.11.2018. (JO’D)

Thiago Soares in Primeiro Bailarino

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Carefully Chosen Singers are the Highlight of GSMD’s Così

10/11/2018

Mozart, Così fan tutte: Soloists, Guildhall School of Music and Drama Opera Chorus and Orchestra / Dominic Wheeler (conductor). Silk Street Theatre, London, 5.11.2018. (CC)

GSMD’s Così fan tutte (c) Clive Barda

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A Theatrical Coup Hoping for a Political One: Serebrennikov’s Così

09/11/2018

Mozart, Così fan tutte: Soloists and Chorus of the Opernhaus Zürich, Philharmonia Zürich / Cornelius Meister (conductor), Opernhaus Zürich, Zurich, 4.11.2018. (CCr)

Così fan tutte (c) Monika Ritterhaus

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