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Hong Kong

Luminous performances lift heavy-metal staging of Pelléas et Mélisande

By , 15 March 2018
****1
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London

Prom 21: An underwhelming performance of MacMillan and Beethoven

By , 30 July 2017
**111
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Glyndebourne

Shakespeare boldly adapted by Brett Dean: Hamlet at Glyndebourne

By , 11 June 2017
****1
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Madrid

Deborah Warner's new Billy Budd sets a new standard in Madrid

By , 03 February 2017
****1
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London

Startling gems: Stephen Hough the composer with The Prince Consort at Wigmore Hall

By , 28 October 2016
*****
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London

Slow to ignite: tepid revival of Bizet’s Pearl Fishers at ENO

By , 19 October 2016
***11
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London

Classical Opera's Don Giovanni: a masterclass in concert performance

By , 17 June 2016
****1
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Zürich

Manifestations of trauma: Tcherniakov's Pelléas et Mélisande in Zurich

By , 08 May 2016
***11
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Chicago

Bel Canto mixes new sounds and conservative ideas at Lyric Opera Chicago

By , 07 December 2015
***11
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Cardiff

Spiral staircase and paddling pool: Pelléas et Mélisande from Welsh National Opera

By , 29 May 2015
****1
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Madrid

A retreating world: War Requiem at Teatro Real

By , 12 March 2015
***11
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Cardiff

Lobsters, bowler hats and The Financial Times: The Magic Flute given Magritte makeover by Welsh National Opera

By , 13 February 2015
****1
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London

A Fledermaus with intermittent fizz

By , 27 April 2014
***11
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New York City

Glyndebourne's Billy Budd in New York

By , 07 February 2014
*****
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Glasgow

Scottish Opera's sinister Venetian Don Giovanni suits the dark tale perfectly

By , 26 October 2013
***11
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London

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

By , 27 August 2013
*****
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Glyndebourne

Flawless tragedy, almost unbearable: Billy Budd at Glyndebourne

By , 10 August 2013
*****
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Manchester

The Hallé and Sir Mark Elder: Mahler and the Military Symphony

By , 13 April 2013
****1
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London

Haydn, Hummel and Ravel performed with confidence by the BBC Symphony Orchestra

By , 12 October 2012
****1
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London

Prom 37: Elgar's The Apostles with The Hallé

By , 10 August 2012
****1
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London

Jette Parker Young Artists Tenth Anniversary celebrated at ROH: Il Viaggio a Reims

By , 19 July 2012
****1
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Manchester

Elder's apostolic Elgar: The Apostles at the Bridgewater Hall

By , 05 May 2012
****1
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Bristol

BSO Brave Burana: The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra at The Colston Hall

By , 19 April 2012
***11
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London

Judith Weir's Miss Fortune at Covent Garden

By , 12 March 2012
***11
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Antwerp

Un opéra-ballet ? Pelléas et Mélisande à Anvers

By , 02 February 2018
***11
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