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The Queen of Spades at Lyric Opera of Chicago
The Queen of Spades, the current production at Lyric Opera of Chicago succeeds admirably in portraying such aspects of the human psyche if obsession is key to understanding the dramatic and musical fabric of Tchaikovsky’s opera.
WNO revival of Carmen in Cardiff
Unveiled by Welsh nationwide Opera final autumn, this Carmen is currently in its first revival. Original manager Jo Davies has abandoned image postcard Spain and sun-drenched vistas for pictures of grey, metropolitan squalor someplace in modern-day Latin America.
Lise Davidsen ‘rescues’ Tobias Kratzer’s Fidelio in the Royal Opera home
Making Fidelio – Beethoven’s paean to freedom, constancy and fidelity – an emblem of this republican character regarding the French Revolution is unproblematic, inspite of the opera’s censor-driven ‘Spanish’ setting.
A sunny, insouciant CosГ¬ from English Touring Opera
Beach balls and parasols. Strolls across the strand. Cocktails regarding the terrace. Laura Attridge’s brand brand new production of CosГ¬ fan tutte which started English Touring Opera’s 2020 spring tour during the Hackney Empire, is really a sunny, insouciant and sometimes downright silly event.
A role that is wonderful for Natalya Romaniw in ENO’s revival of Minghella’s Madama Butterfly
The artistic beauty of Anthony Minghella’s 2005 production of Madama Butterfly, now time for the Coliseum stage because of its 7th revival, still takes breath that is one’s. Continue reading “Opera Today. Receive articles and news via RSS feeds or email subscription.”