Adventurous New Version of The Grand Duke

August 17, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Gilbert and Sullivan: The Grand Duke: Pocket G&S, Harrogate G&S Festival, The Harrogate Theatre, Harrogate, 13.8.2014 (RJW)

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Fascinating Revival of Edward German’s Only Comic Opera

August 17, 2014

United KingdomUnited KingdomFallen Fairies: Alan Borthwick and friends, Harrogate G&S Festival, The Harrogate Theatre, Harrogate, 12.8.2014 (RJW)

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Fallen Fairies stage scene

 

Arcadians stage scene showing similarity

Arcadians stage scene showing similarity

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Crack Team Perform Owen Wingrave

August 16, 2014

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United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Edinburgh International Festival 2014 (11) – Britten, Owen Wingrave: Soloists, Choristers of Chelmsford Cathedral, Britten-Pears Orchestra / Mark Wigglesworth (conductor), King’s Theatre, Edinburgh, 15.8.2014 (SRT)

Owen Wingrave - Benjamin Britten - Snape Maltings Concert Hall - Friday 13 June 2014 Mark Wrigglesworth - Conductor Neil Bartlett - Director Struan Leslie - Choregrapher Simon Daw - Set Designer Sue Wilmington - Costume Designer Ian Scott - Lighting Designer Owen Wingrave - Ross Ramgobin Spencer Coyle - Jonathan Summers Lecmere - Isaiah Bell Miss Jane Wingrave - Susan Bullock Mrs Coyle - Samantha Crawford Mrs Julian - Janis Kelly Kate Julian - Catherine Backhouse General Sir Philip Wingrave - Richard Berkely-Steele The Ballad Singer - James Way

Owen Wingrave – Benjamin Britten – Snape Maltings Concert Hall – Friday 13 June 2014 

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The Immortal Hour Celebrates its Centenary above a Pub

August 12, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom   Rutland Boughton, The Immortal Hour: Soloists and Instrumental Ensemble /  Inga Davis-Rutter (conductor), Finborough Theatre, London, 11.08.2014 (RB)

Immortal Hour: Credit Finborough Theatre

The Immortal Hour:
Credit Finborough Theatre

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Excellent Performance of Yeomen from 90 Year Old G&S Society

August 7, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Gilbert & Sullivan, The Yeomen of the Guard: Plymouth Gilbert & Sullivan Fellowship, National Festival Orchestra / Jane Warwick (conductor), Harrogate Royal Hall, West Yorkshire. 4.8.2014 (RJW)

Yeoman Picture Copyright Harrogate G&S FEstival0

Yeoman
Picture Copyright Harrogate G&S FEstival0

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Young Singers Impress in Garsington’s Hänsel und Gretel

July 29, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Humperdinck, Hänsel und Gretel – Opera in three acts: Soloists, Garsington Opera Orchestra / John Andrews  (conductor) , Garsington Opera Young Artists Programme at West Green House, 26.7.2014 (CR) Read more

Fine Singing from Yvonne Howard in Title Role of Daring Norma

July 28, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Bellini, Norma: Opera Holland Park, City of London Sinfonia, Opera Holland Park Chorus / Peter Robinson (conductor), London, 25.7.2014 (RB) Read more

Bayreuth Festival 2014 (1) Castorf’s Texan Rheingold Sounds Excellent

July 28, 2014

GermanyGermany Wagner, Das Rheingold: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival / Kirill Petrenko (conductor). Bayreuth, Germany. 27.7.2014.

Das Rheingold Photo  credit Enrico Nawrath/ Bayreuth Festival

Das Rheingold
Photo credit Enrico Nawrath/ Bayreuth Festival

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