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Jessica Pratt (Lucia) and ensemble © Prudence Upton
Sydney

Mad scenes in Sydney for Jessica Pratt’s Lucia

By , 28 June 2018
*****
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Oksana Dyka (Gulnara) © Miguel Lorenzo and Mikel Ponce | Les Arts
Valencia

Byron writes himself the lead role in Verdi's Il corsaro in Valencia

By , 28 March 2018
***11
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Michael Fabiano (Rodolfo) and Sonya Yoncheva (Mimì) © Ken Howard | Metropolitan Opera
New York City

The Met's Bohème: As if it were new

By , 21 February 2018
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Dimitri Platanias (Rigoletto) © ROH | Mark Douet
London

Dimitri Platanias stands out in a mixed Covent Garden Rigoletto

By , 14 December 2017
***11
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Nicole Car (Mimì) and Mariusz Kwiecień (Marcello) © ROH | Catherine Ashmore
London

No moonlight, no magic: Richard Jones directs a vanilla Bohème for the Royal Opera

By , 11 September 2017
***11
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Stéphanie d'Oustrac (Carmen) and Michael Fabiano (Don José) © Patrick Berger | artcompress
Aix-en-Provence

Carmen as therapy: Tcherniakov challenges clichés but is stumped in Aix

By , 04 July 2017
**111
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Sonya Yoncheva (Violetta) © Marty Sohl | Metropolitan Opera
New York City

A superb portrayal: Sonya Yoncheva shines in a brilliant Traviata at the Met

By , 01 March 2017
*****
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Michael Fabiano (Don Carlo) and Mariusz Kwiecień (Rodrigo) © Cory Weaver | San Francisco Opera
San Francisco

Don Carlo in San Francisco: musically perfect, dramatically lacking

By , 12 June 2016
****1
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Emily Ranford and Nicole Car (Tatyana) © ROH | Bill Cooper
London

Seeing double: Kasper Holten’s Eugene Onegin returns to Covent Garden

By , 19 December 2015
****1
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Michael Fabiano (Rodolfo) and Guanqun Yu (Mimì) © Judith Schlosser
Zürich

La bohème in Zurich: refiguring the old cliché

By , 01 November 2015
***11
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Vitaliy Bilyy (Miller) and Leah Crocetto (Luisa Miller) © Cory Weaver | San Francisco Opera
San Francisco

San Francisco Opera season opener: a stellar cast carries a dull staging of Luisa Miller

By , 11 September 2015
***11
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Igor Golovatenko (Severo) and Matthew Rose (Callistene) © Tristram Kenton
Glyndebourne

Igor Golovatenko lights up Glyndebourne's new season in Donizetti's Poliuto

By , 21 May 2015
***11
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Michael Fabiano (Faust) and Teddy Tahu Rhodes (Méphistophélès) © Lisa Tomasetti | Opera Australia
Sydney

The spiritual and the hedonistic: McVicar's take on Faust triumphs in Sydney

By , 17 February 2015
****1
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Michael Fabiano (Faust) © Ruth Walz
Amsterdam

La Fura dels Baus' Faust is as spectacular as Grand Opéra gets

By , 15 May 2014
****1
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©  Terrence McCarthy
San Francisco

Luisotti Conducts a Landmark Performance of Verdi's Requiem in San Francisco

By , 25 October 2013
*****
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Johan Botha and Falk Struckmann in Otello  ©  Ken Howard / Metropolitan Opera
New York City

The Met's Otello in the cinema

By , 27 October 2012
***11
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Lucio Gallo and Aleksandrs Antonenko  © Ian Patrick / Opéra national de Paris
Paris

Otello in Paris, a night for the singers

By , 14 June 2011
****1
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Claire Rutter as Lucrezia and Alastair Miles as Alphonso,  ©  Stephen Cummisky, ENO
London

Mike Figgis directs Donizetti's Lucrezia Borgia at the ENO

By , 31 January 2011
***11
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Plácido Domingo, Michael Fabiano y Angela Meade © Javier del Real
Madrid

I due Foscari en el Teatro Real: vibrante cierre de temporada

By , 15 July 2016
***11
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Gilda (Olga Peretyatko) © Monika Rittershaus | Opéra de Paris
Paris

Rigoletto à l’Opéra Bastille : la benedizione !

By , 14 April 2016
****1
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