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Glasgow

Scottish Opera’s detailed La bohème bursts with joie de vivre

By , 20 May 2017
****1
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Buxton

Knives out in Verona: a fine I Capuleti e i Montecchi at Buxton Festival

By , 09 July 2016
****1
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Buxton

“Beethoven's what?” Leonore at Buxton Festival

By , 08 July 2016
***11
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Dublin

Bright seraphim: a rewarding Samson in Dublin

By , 23 January 2016
****1
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Edinburgh

Hirda: Ancient and Modern intertwine in a beguiling new opera from Shetland

By , 03 December 2015
****1
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London

A fabulous Figaro from Fiona Shaw for English National Opera

By , 16 October 2014
****1
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Buxton

La princesse jaune and La colombe at the Buxton Festival

By , 08 July 2013
***11
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Glasgow

Splendid singing in Scottish Opera's quirky production of Werther

By , 17 February 2013
****1
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Glasgow

Scottish Opera's steampunk Magic Flute delights

By , 27 October 2012
****1
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Buxton

Strauss' Intermezzo at Buxton Festival

By , 07 July 2012
***11
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London

Rihm's Jakob Lenz at Hampstead Theatre: a Testament to Modern Opera

By , 17 April 2012
****1
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