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Articles by Mark Pullinger

Mark Pullinger
Mark Pullinger
Ermonela Jaho (Violetta) © ROH | Catherine Ashmore

Ermonela Jaho makes a haunting return to Covent Garden’s Traviata

By , 15 January 2019
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Marianne Crebassa © Simon Fowler | Erato

“I love telling stories”: Marianne Crebassa on the art of French song

By , 09 January 2019
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Stefan Herheim rehearsing Anna Goryachova and Jacquelyn Stucker in Pique Dame © ROH | Catherine Ashmore

A mirror into the soul: Stefan Herheim on Pique Dame and the creative process of opera

By , 08 January 2019
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Avi Avital © Zohar Ron

Cloudbursts and Venetian sunshine from Avi Avital and the Venice Baroque Orchestra at Wigmore Hall

By , 23 December 2018
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Sabine Devieilhe (Ophélie) and Stéphane Degout (Hamlet) © Vincent Pontet

“A very palpable hit”: Degout and Devieilhe star in Hamlet revival at the Opéra Comique

By , 18 December 2018
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Matthew Ball (Swan) and Liam Mower (Prince) © Johan Persson

Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake triumphantly takes flight once again

By , 13 December 2018
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Viktor Mikhailovich Vasnetsov: Snegurochka (Snow Maiden) © Wikipedia - Public Domain

Frost, Snowflakes and Snow Maidens: a journey through a Russian winter

By , 10 December 2018
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Gary Avis (Drosselmeyer) © ROH | Bill Cooper (2013)

Sugar and spice: The Nutcracker returns to launch the festive season

By , 04 December 2018
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Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla © Benjamin Ealovega

Ghostly remembrances: Mieczysław Weinberg championed in Birmingham

By , 25 November 2018
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Anush Hovhannisyan (Violetta) © Jane Hobson (2017 for Scottish Opera)

McVicar's Traviata is still darkly impressive

By , 23 November 2018
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Carlos Álvarez (Boccanegra) © ROH | Clive Barda

Political intrigues at the Royal Opera as Simon Boccanegra returns

By , 16 November 2018
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François-Xavier Roth © Holger Talinski

From sunrise to dreamy afternoons: orchestral sorcery from François-Xavier Roth and the LSO

By , 15 November 2018
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Gautier Capuçon © Catherine Pluchart

Chameleon colours from Batiashvili, Capuçon and Thibaudet at the Barbican

By , 13 November 2018
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Ferruccio Furlanetto © Igor Saharov

Ferruccio Furlanetto: top ten Verdi bass arias

By , 12 November 2018
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The Emerson String Quartet © Lisa-Marie Mazzucco

White-hot intensity from the Emerson Quartet at Milton Court

By , 09 November 2018
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Valery Gergiev © Alberto Venzago

A highly theatrical Tchaikovsky 5 from Valery Gergiev and the Mariinsky

By , 06 November 2018
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Michael O’Hare (Widow Simone) and Artists of Birmingham Royal Ballet (Lise’s Friends) © Bill Cooper

Heart-warming Fille mal gardée from Birmingham Royal Ballet

By , 02 November 2018
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Inon Barnatan © Marco Borggreve

Immaculately tailored Ravel and Mussorgsky from Inon Barnatan at the QEH

By , 01 November 2018
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Nemanja Radulović © Charlotte Abramow | DG

Nemanja Radulović brings silky sensitivity to Khachaturian in RLPO's Soviet matinee

By , 27 October 2018
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Andris Nelsons © Southbank Centre | Mark Allan

Nelsons’ manicured Mahler a slow burn with the Gewandhaus

By , 10 October 2018
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