Changing Class, Complicit Society—and That Sex Scene

26/02/2013

 Adès, Powder Her Face: Soloists, New York City Opera Orchestra, Jonathan Stockhammer (conductor), New York City Opera, BAM Howard Gilman Opera House, 17.2.2013 (DA) Read more

Barber’s Cutting Edge is Nearly as Sharp as Ever!

26/02/2013

  Rossini, The Barber of Seville: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of English National Opera. Conductor: Jaime Martin. The London Coliseum, London. 25.2.2013 (JPr) Read more

Varied Ballet Triple Bill at Covent Garden

26/02/2013

 Stravinsky, Chopin, Britten: Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 23.02.13 (JO’D) Read more

Radamisto:In Need of Some Dolce Vita

26/02/2013

 Handel, Radamisto: Concert performance, The English Concert, Harry Bickett (Director/Harpsichord), Carnegie Hall, New York, 24.2.2013. (SSM) Read more

Dance or Spoken Theatre? Both.

25/02/2013

  Mam-Luft&Co. Dance: Jefferson James, Jeanne Mam-Luft, Susan Honer and Ashley Powers (choreography); Denny Reed (lighting design); Jeanne Mam-Luft (video and sound design); Jefferson James, Chelsea Davis, Jeanne Mam-Luft, Grett Marchek (costumes); Jarson-Kaplan Theater at the Aronoff Center, Cincinnati, Ohio. 23.2.13. (RDA) Read more

Marking the Britten Centenary with His Quintessentially English Operas

25/02/2013

 Britten Festival: Pacific Opera Victoria, Victoria Symphony, Leslie Dala (conductor), Victoria Children’s Choir, Royal Theatre and Church of St John the Divine, Victoria, BC. 15-16.2.2013 (BJ)
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Das Rheingold on the Tiber

24/02/2013

 Wagner, Das Rheingold in concert form. Orchestra dell’ Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia. Conductor, Kirill Petrenko. Parco della Musica. Sala Santa Cecilia 23.02.2013 (JB) Read more

Carmen on Grand Scale with Intense Finale

24/02/2013

 Bizet, Carmen: Soloists and Chorus, Capital Arts Children’s Choir, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Gareth Hancock (conductor), David Freeman (director), Royal Albert Hall, London, 21.2.2013 (JPr)
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