Articles by Ilana Walder-Biesanz

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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A fabulous night On the Town with the San Francisco Symphony

By , 26 May 2016
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Verdi as light opera: Pocket Opera's King for a Day

By , 18 April 2016
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A wedding worth celebrating at San Francisco Opera Lab

By , 03 April 2016
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The “other” Bohème delights at West Edge Opera

By , 21 March 2016
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Champion at Opera Parallele: strong, but no knockout

By , 20 February 2016
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Angela Gheorghiu stars in a traditional Tosca in Vienna

By , 08 February 2016
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At San Francisco Opera, Usher House falls dramatically... twice

By , 10 December 2015
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