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Stephen Milling (Hagen) © ROH 2018 | Bill Cooper
London

Milling’s powerful Hagen drives a dramatic Royal Opera Götterdämmerung

By , 01 October 2018
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Stefan Vinke (Siegfried), Gerhard Siegel (Mime) © ROH 2018 | Bill Cooper
London

A fantastic tale, an outstanding cast: Siegfried at the Royal Opera

By , 29 September 2018
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Stuart Skelton (Siegmund) © ROH | Bill Cooper
London

Skelton and Anger set the scene for Stemme in Covent Garden's superb Walküre

By , 26 September 2018
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Lauren Fagan, Angela Simkin, Christina Bock, Johannes Martin Kränzle © ROH 2018 | Bill Cooper
London

The assault on Valhalla begins: Das Rheingold at the Royal Opera

By , 24 September 2018
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Virginie Verrez (Erika), Emma Bell (Vanessa) © Tristram Kenton
Glyndebourne

Barber's Vanessa at Glyndebourne: repression in a cold climate

By , 05 August 2018
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Christine Goerke (Elektra) and Adrianne Pieczonka (Chrysothemis) © Cory Weaver | San Francisco Opera
San Francisco

Night at the Elektra museum in San Francisco

By , 13 September 2017
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Jonas Kaufmann (Otello) © ROH | Catherine Ashmore
London

A bronze-toned lion of Venice: Kaufmann debuts as Otello at Covent Garden

By , 21 June 2017
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Christina Niessen (Cosima Wagner) © Falk von Traubenberg
Karlsruhe

Twilight of the Wagner Clan depicted in a new opera in Karlsruhe

By , 28 April 2017
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Johan Reuter (Nabucco) in 2013 © Bernd Uhlig
Berlin

Muddled symbolism: Verdi's Nabucco at Deutsche Oper Berlin

By , 14 January 2017
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Lester Lynch (Shylock) © Johan Persson
Cardiff

All that glitters: Tchaikowsky's The Merchant of Venice staged by Welsh National Opera

By , 16 September 2016
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Anna Gabler (Chrysothemis) and Susan Bullock (Elektra) © Patrik Borecký
Prague

Keith Warner’s Elektra in Prague has neither myth nor menace

By , 10 June 2016
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Tobias Moretti (Macheath) and Nina Bernsteiner (Polly Peachum) © Monika Rittershaus
Vienna

A shark with shiny teeth: Dreigroschenoper at Theater an der Wien

By , 18 January 2016
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Graeme Broadbent (Pluto) © ROH | Shakespeare's Globe | Stephen Cummiskey
London

The cradle of French Grand Opera: Rossi's Orpheus at the Sam Wanamaker

By , 23 October 2015
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Michael Weinius (Alex) and Katarina Karnéus (Madame Sebastian) © Mats Bäcker | Göteborgs Operan
Gothenburg

Nina Stemme in Ingrid Bergman's shoes: world première of Hans Gefors' Notorious

By , 19 September 2015
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Elia Fabbian (Scarpia), Johanna Rusanen (Tosca) and Kamen Chenev (Cavaradossi) © Soila Puurtinen, Itä-Savo
Savonlinna

A Tosca to set the nerves jangling in Savonlinna

By , 21 July 2015
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Ashley Holland (Captain Hook) © Clive Barda
Cardiff

Leaving J.M.Barrie dangling: High-flying Peter Pan at Welsh National Opera

By , 16 May 2015
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Simon Keenlyside and Karita Mattila  ©  ROH / Catherine Ashmore
London

Keith Warner and Stefanos Lazaridis' grimly compelling Wozzeck at Covent Garden

By , 31 October 2013
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Nabucco  ©  2013, Bernd Uhlig
Berlin

Deutsche Oper Berlin's Nabucco stirs the spirits and awakens the mind

By , 08 September 2013
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Karen Cargill, Maria Radner, Elisabeth Meister as the Three Norns  ©  ROH 2012 / Clive Barda
London

The cycle concludes: Götterdämmerung at the Royal Opera

By , 24 October 2012
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Simon O'Neill as Siegmund, Eva-Maria Westbroek as Sieglinde  ©  ROH / Clive Barda 2012
London

Connolly and Terfel stand out in a thought-provoking Walküre at Covent Garden

By , 18 October 2012
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Karnéus (Claire Zachanassian), Hinterhauser (Panther), Hausmann (Gatte VII), Milhofer (Boby, Butler) © Werner Kmetitsch
Vienna

Viel Aufwand, Witz und Liebe zum Detail: Keith Warners Alte Dame besucht das Theater an der Wien

By , 20 March 2018
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Angelika Kirchschlager (Carolina) und Johan Reuter (Gregor Mittenhofer) © Werner Kmetitsch
Vienna

Elegie für junge Liebende im Theater an der Wien: Ein Muss für Freunde moderner Musik

By , 04 May 2017
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Nathan Gunn (Don Giovanni) und Arnold Schoenberg Chor © Werner Kmetitsch | Theater an der Wien
Vienna

Keith Warners Don Giovanni im Theater an der Wien: Immer wieder gern

By , 14 December 2016
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Frankfurt am Main

Verdi's Falstaff in Frankfurt: Heimspiel für Željko Lučić

By , 23 September 2016
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