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London

Excellent in parts: Kaspar Holten's new Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg at Covent Garden

By , 11 March 2017
***11
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London

Stop all the clocks: Renée Fleming's valedictory Marschallin at the Royal Opera

By , 17 December 2016
****1
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London

Vaudeville. Nasality. Shostakovich. Kosky.

By , 20 October 2016
*****
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Glyndebourne

Every detail finely tuned in Glyndebourne's Le nozze di Figaro

By , 03 July 2016
*****
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Glyndebourne

Humour and humanity: McVicar's Meistersinger touches the heart at Glyndebourne

By , 21 May 2016
****1
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London

Inspired by Shakespeare: a London gala to celebrate The Bard

By , 23 April 2016
***11
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Seattle

Arresting aristos make for a fine Figaro in Seattle

By , 16 January 2016
***11
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London

The One with Figaro’s Wedding: a deftly directed revival at Covent Garden

By , 15 September 2015
****1
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London

A second helping for Carsen’s delicious Falstaff at the Royal Opera

By , 06 July 2015
*****
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London

Still crazy after all these years: Turandot at Covent Garden

By , 17 February 2014
*****
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London

David McVicar and John Eliot Gardiner give us an enjoyable Figaro at Covent Garden

By , 16 September 2013
****1
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London

Prom 60: Glyndebourne's Billy Budd silences the Albert Hall

By , 27 August 2013
*****
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London

Robert Carsen's new Falstaff at Covent Garden

By , 19 May 2012
****1
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London

Janáček's Makropulos Case - it's a fairy tale, but not as we know it

By , 20 September 2010
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