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Articles by Sarah Batschelet

Sarah Batschelet
Sarah Batschelet
Jens Larsen (Astradamors) and Leigh Melrose (Nekrotzar) © Herwig Prammer

Quirky staging, superb singing: Ligeti’s Le Grand Macabre in Zurich

By , 04 February 2019
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Ralph van Raat © Simon van Boxtel

A “journey of discovery” in Zurich: Tan Dun conducts the Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra

By , 27 January 2019
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Irmina Kopaczynska in Kylián's Sweet Dreams © Gregory Batardon

The Zurich ballet pays tribute to Jiří Kylián, master of the dance

By , 21 January 2019
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Carmen Giannattasio (Norma) © Wilfried Hösl

Clash of religions, ardent spirits: Bellini’s Norma in Munich

By , 14 January 2019
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Edvin Revazov (Armand) and Anna Laudere (Marguerite) in The Lady of the Camellias © Wilfried Hösl

Still going strong in Munich: Neumeier’s The Lady of the Camellias

By , 13 January 2019
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Les pêcheurs de perles © Susanne Schwiertz

“Love makes us enemies”: Bizet’s “Les pêcheurs de perles” in Zurich

By , 17 December 2018
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Janine Jansen © Marco Borggreve

Janine Jansen undertakes a Solitary Journey in Zurich

By , 16 December 2018
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Yen Han and Matthew Knight (Clowns) and William Moore (Nutcracker), Nutcracker and the Mouse King © Gregory Batardon

The Nutcracker and the Mouse King: A redesign in Zürich

By , 12 December 2018
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Bryn Terfel (Sweeney Todd) and Barry Banks (Pirelli) © Monika Rittershaus

Sweeney Todd: Zurich ventures into a bloody musical

By , 11 December 2018
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Joshua Bell © Chris Lee

Virtuoso violin, dynamic conducting: Joshua Bell and Jakub Hrůša in Zurich

By , 10 December 2018
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Claudine Schoch, Sergio Bustinduy, Paige Borowski, Debora Maiques Marin, Javier Rodriguez Cobos © Lucian Hunziker

Tribute to the Shtetl: Richard Wherlock’s Tevyje in Basel

By , 29 November 2018
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Donald Runnicles © Simon Pauly

The body as a baton: Donald Runnicles conducts a stellar programme in Zurich

By , 22 November 2018
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Marina Prudenskaya (Witch) © T+T/Tanja Dorendorf

Mom’s a hooker, Santa’s the witch: Hansel and Gretel reloaded in Zurich

By , 19 November 2018
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Andrei Bondarenko (Guglielmo), Ruzan Mantashyan (Fiordiligi) and Francesco Guglielmino (“Sempronio”) © Monika Rittershaus

Sensuality and solidarity in Serebrennikov's new Così fan tutte in Zurich

By , 10 November 2018
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Martin Helmchen © Giorgia Bertazzi

Creative connections in Baden: Martin Helmchen pays debt to Schumann’s genius

By , 28 October 2018
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Rosa Feola (Lucia) © Sandra Then

“Quench the evil flame by blood”: A striking Lucia di Lammermoor in Basel

By , 20 October 2018
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Dancers of the Zurich Ballet in Spuck's Winterreise © Gregory Bartadon

On longing and abandonment: Spuck’s Winterreise premieres in Zurich

By , 19 October 2018
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Paavo Järvi © Kaupo Kikkas

Fairy dust and explosives: Paavo Järvi conducts Liszt and Mahler in Zurich

By , 11 October 2018
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Andrew Foster-Williams (Golaud), Elsa Benoit (Mélisande) and Rolf Romei (Pelléas) © Priska Ketterer

Hailing from No-man’s land: Pelléas et Mélisande in Basel

By , 30 September 2018
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John Daszak Alviano) © Monika Rittershaus

A florid perversity: Barrie Kosky fires up Die Gezeichneten in Zurich

By , 25 September 2018
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