Jacqui and David Morris’s New Documentary Film Nureyev Celebrates a Unique Man and Dancer

23/09/2018

A Review of the Documentary film Nureyev Released Worldwide in Cinemas on 25 September

**** NUREYEV

Rudolf Nureyev and Margot Fonteyn

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Opernhaus Zürich Invests in Younger Listeners with Konrad oder Das Kind aus der Konservenbüchse

23/09/2018

Gisbert Näther, Konrad oder Das Kind aus der Konservenbüchse: Instrumental-Ensemble of the Opernhaus Zürich / Ann-Katrin Stöcker (conductor), Studiubühne of the Opernhaus Zürich, Zurich, 22.9.2018. (CCr)

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Lest We Forget is Back and Akram Khan’s Dust Leads the Charge

21/09/2018

Liszt, Cowton, Pook, Lest We Forget: Artists of English National Ballet, English National Ballet Philharmonic / Gavin Sutherland (conductor), Sadler’s Wells, London, 20.9.2018. (JPr)

Tamara Rojo & James Streeter in Akram Khan’s Dust (c) Arnaud Stephenson

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WNO’s Stirring Production of Prokofiev’s Unwieldy Theatrical Epic Rewards Ambition

19/09/2018

Prokofiev, War and Peace: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Welsh National Opera / Tomáš Hanus (conductor), Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 15.9.2018. (GPu)

WNO’s War and Peace (c) Clive Barda

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Music and Dance Dominate in Satellite Collective’s Multimedia Echo & Narcissus

19/09/2018

Aaron Severini, Echo & Narcissus: Soloists, Dancers, ShoutHouse/Alex Burtzos (conductor), Satellite Collective, BAM Fischer, Brooklyn, 15.9.2019. (RP)

Matteo Fioriani (Narcissus) in Echo & Narcissus © Lora Robertson

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Dukas For The 21st Century: TableTopOpera’s Graphic Novel Ariane and Bluebeard

19/09/2018

Dukas: TableTopOpera (Frederico Agostini, violin; David Ying, cello; James VanDemark, double bass; Griffin M. Campbell, alto sax; James Thompson, trumpet; Jackson Courtright, trombone; Albert Kim, Dariusz Terefenko, keyboards) / Mark Watters (conductor), Hoyt Hall Auditorium, University of Rochester, Rochester, 11.9.2018. (LV)

Poster design for Ariane and Bluebeard by P. Craig Russell

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Another Significant Achievement: Saffron Opera Group’s Parsifal Scales Wagnerian Heights

18/09/2018

  Wagner, Parsifal (concert performance): Soloists, Saffron Opera Group Chorus and Orchestra / Michael Thorne (conductor). Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden, Essex, 16.9.2018. (JPr)

Elaine McKrill (Kundry), Michael Bracegirdle (Parsifal), Michael Thorne (conductor)
& SOG Orchestra (c) Roger King

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In Pure Dance Osipova Can Seem to be Speaking a Language Not Her Own

17/09/2018

Natalia Osipova’s Pure Dance: Sadler’s Wells, London, 14.9.2018. (JO’D)

Anthony Tudor’s The Leaves Are Fading: Natalia Osipova and David Hallberg (c) Johan Persson

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