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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Fairy-Tale Magic in Pittsburgh Opera’s Hansel and Gretel

09/11/2018

Humperdinck, Hansel and Gretel: Soloists, Members of the Pittsburgh Youth Chorus, Chorus and Orchestra of the Pittsburgh Opera / Anthony Walker (conductor), Benedum Center, Pittsburgh, 6.11.2018. (RP)

 The Witch (Marianne Cornett) has Hansel (Corrie Stallings) and Gretel (Ashley Fabian) in her clutches © David Bachman Photography

The Witch (Marianne Cornetti, ) Hansel (Corrie Stallings) & Gretel (Ashley Fabian)
© David Bachman

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Beautiful and Beguiling, The Queen of Sheba Makes a Rare Appearance at Lincoln Center

08/11/2018

Goldmark, The Queen of Sheba: Soloists, Members of the Hungarian National Ballet, Chorus and Orchestra of the Hungarian State Opera / János Kovács (conductor), David H. Koch Theater, New York, 2.11.2018. (RP)

 Ericka Gál (Queen of Sheba) and Boldizsár László (Assad) © Attila Nagy / Hungarian State Opera

Ericka Gál (Queen of Sheba) & Boldizsár László (Assad) © Attila Nagy

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Three Remarkable Singers Lead the Cast of Anna Bolena

06/11/2018

Donizetti, Anna Bolena: Chorus of the Opéra National de Bordeaux, Orchestre National Bordeaux Aquitaine / Paul Daniel (conductor), Grand Théâtre, Bordeaux, 5.11.2018. (JMI)

Anna Bolena © M. Etxeverria

Anna Bolena © M. Etxeverria

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A Memorable New Staging of Disney’s Hunchback of Notre Dame

05/11/2018

Alan Menken, The Hunchback of Notre Dame: Soloists and Chorus of Gothenburg Opera, dancers, Gothenburg Opera Orchestra / Lars Kvensler (conductor), Gothenburg Opera main stage, 27.10.2018. (NS)

Esmeralda (Marsha Songcome) (c) Mats Bäcker

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Superb Dancing in Alonzo King’s Poetic Sutra

05/11/2018

Zakir Hussain and Sabir Khan, Sutra: Alonzo King LINES Ballet/Alonzo King (choreographer), Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Beverly Hills, 2.11.2018. (JRo)

Adji Cissoko, Alonzo King LINES Ballet © Chris Hardy

Adji Cissoko, Alonzo King LINES Ballet © Chris Hardy

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