Death Haunts Nureyev’s Captivating and Affecting Romeo & Juliet for English National Ballet

02/08/2017

Prokofiev, Romeo & Juliet: Dancers of English National Ballet, English National Ballet Philharmonic / Gavin Sutherland (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 1.8.2017. (JPr)

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Erina Takahashi (Juliet) & Isaac Hernández (Romeo) in Romeo & Juliet © Laurent Liotardo

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Intense and Touching Relationship Drama at Vattnäs

31/07/2017

Paula af Malmborg Ward, Kärlekskriget (The Love War): Soloists, Vattnäs Chamber Orchestra / Fredrik Burstedt (conductor), Vattnäs Concert Barn, Mora, Sweden, 6.7.2017 (world premiere). (GF)

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Lars Arvidson & Pers Anna Larsson in Kärlekskriget (c) Christian Berling

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Garsington’s Season Closes on a High Note with Panufnik’s Silver Birch

31/07/2017

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Roxanna Panufnik, Silver Birch (world premiere): Soloists, Garsington Opera Orchestra & Foley Artists, Garsington Opera Adult, Military, Youth and Primary Companies choruses / Douglas Boyd, Garsington Opera at Wormsley, 28.7.2017. (CR)

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Garsington Opera’s Silver Birch: James Way (Davey), Sam Furness (Jack) with Community Chorus
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Tiler Peck Programs an Evening of Ballet Riches

30/07/2017

Various composers, BalletNOW: Principals, soloists and corps de ballet of New York City Ballet, The Royal Ballet, TV’s So You Think You Can Dance, Dorrance Dance, American Ballet Theatre, Paris Opera Ballet and Miami City Ballet / Grant Gershon (conductor), Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, 28.7.2017. (JRo)

LOS ANGELES, CA. JUL. 28, 2017. BalletNow, Guest curator and international ballerina Tiler Peck leads an exciting roster of dance superstars for three distinct performances at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.(Photo Credit: Lawrence K. Ho)

Tiler Peck and Marcello Gomes in Allegro Brillante (c) Lawrence K. Ho

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Le Donne Vendicate (The Women’s Revenge): an exciting glimpse of the Enlightenment

29/07/2017

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Festival della Valle d’Itria [1] – Piccinni, Le Donne Vendicate: Soloists of the Accademia del Belcanto Rodolfo Celletti and of the Accademia del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Orchestra ICO della Magna Grecia, Giorgio d’Alonzo (harpsicord) / Ferdinando Sulla (conductor), Masseria Palesi, Festival della Valle d’Itria, Martina Franca, Puglia, 28.7.2017. (VV)

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Piccinni’s Le Donne Vendicate (c) Festival della Valle d’Itria

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A Marvellous Anja Harteros Heads the Munich Andrea Chénier Cast

29/07/2017

Munich Opera Festival [7] – Giordano, Andrea Chénier: Bayerische Staatsoper Orchestra and Chorus / Omer Meir Wellber (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 28.7.2017. (JMI)

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Andrea Chenier © W. Hösl

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Michael Spyres, Diana Damrau and Olga Pudova Shine in Munich’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann

29/07/2017

Munich Opera Festival [6] – Offenbach, Les Contes d’Hoffmann: Bayerische Staatsoper Orchestra and Chorus / Constantin Trinks (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 27.7.2017. (JMI)

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Les Contes d’Hoffmann © W. Hösl

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An Outstanding La Favorite Cast, Backed by the Superb Bayererische Staatsoper Orchestra

27/07/2017

Munich Opera Festival 2017 [5] – Donizetti, La Favorite: Bayerische Staatsoper Orchestra and Chorus / Karel Mark Chichon (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 26.7.2017. (JMI)

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La Favorite © W. Hösl

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