Articles by Ilana Walder-Biesanz

Ilana Walder-Biesanz

Evil triumphs beautifully in Monteverdi 450 Poppea

By , 30 July 2017
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Monteverdi 450's Ulisse docks in Salzburg

By , 29 July 2017
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An emotional L'Orfeo for Monteverdi 450

By , 27 July 2017
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Steve Jobs scores a success in Santa Fe

By , 23 July 2017
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Brenda Rae carries Santa Fe Opera's Lucia

By , 22 July 2017
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The Golden Cockerel soars in Santa Fe

By , 20 July 2017
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A truly kingly entertainment: Baroque beauty in Berkeley

By , 29 April 2017
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A beautifully sung Tales of Hoffmann at LA Opera

By , 26 March 2017
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Anna Caterina Antonacci triumphs in La Voix humaine at SF Opera Lab

By , 14 March 2017
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San Francisco Opera Lab's The Source belongs here and now

By , 25 February 2017
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Perfectly staged, Lamplighters' Patience stills demands patience

By , 05 February 2017
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The Dead City lacks excitement in Vienna

By , 15 January 2017
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An Aida short on drama in San Francisco

By , 09 November 2016
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The Makropulos Case in San Francisco: it's about time

By , 15 October 2016
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Comedy and cruelty in Don Pasquale at San Francisco Opera

By , 29 September 2016
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A Dream doesn't quite come true at San Francisco Opera

By , 11 September 2016
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Lamplighters' more PC Mikado is no less funny

By , 21 August 2016
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Sex with a side of brilliant opera: Powder Her Face in Oakland

By , 14 August 2016
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A dreamlike forest in an abandoned train station: The Cunning Little Vixen at West Edge Opera

By , 07 August 2016
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Don Carlo in San Francisco: musically perfect, dramatically lacking

By , 13 June 2016
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