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Bringing a picnic to the poltergeist: Don Giovanni in Vienna

By , 14 January 2018
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Putting frippery before Freud: Sven-Eric Bechtolf’s Arabella at the Wiener Staatsoper

By , 14 December 2017
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Willy Decker's stylish production enhances vocally strong Lulu in Vienna

By , 06 December 2017
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Uwe Eric Laufenberg’s Elektra a disappointment in Vienna

By , 05 December 2017
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Dreams and reality: a brilliant Daphne in Vienna

By , 04 December 2017
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A chilling merry-go-round: Prokofiev’s The Gambler at Vienna State Opera

By , 04 October 2017
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Salome in Vienna is big on decibels, but short on detail

By , 21 September 2017
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Stefan Vinke’s smiling hero saves an otherwise sluggish Siegfried in Vienna

By , 28 May 2017
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Peter Schneider takes the Valkyries on a wild ride in Vienna

By , 21 May 2017
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Indulgence and corruption: Bechtolf's Ring returns to the Wiener Staatsoper

By , 30 April 2017
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The wrath of a woman scorned: Reimann’s murderous Medea at the Wiener Staatsoper

By , 07 April 2017
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Nuanced revival of McVicar's Tristan und Isolde at the Wiener Staatsoper

By , 12 March 2017
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Alagna, Netrebko and Tézier triumphant in Vienna's new Trovatore

By , 05 February 2017
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The Dead City lacks excitement in Vienna

By , 15 January 2017
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McVicar’s Falstaff a timely success at the Haus am Ring

By , 09 December 2016
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Baroque sorcery: Handel's Alcina returns to the Staatsoper

By , 20 October 2016
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Cross-dressing abounds: Gluck's Armide at Wiener Staatsoper

By , 19 October 2016
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Johan Botha's death casts a pall over Madama Butterfly in Vienna

By , 08 September 2016
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Traditional Carmen a musical and dramatic success in Vienna

By , 06 September 2016
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Andreas Homoki’s Lohengrin in Lederhosen lacks mystique in Vienna

By , 05 September 2016
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Geronte de Ravoir runs the show in Vienna's Manon Lescaut

By , 20 June 2016
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Daniele Abbado’s disappointing Don Carlo in Vienna

By , 29 May 2016
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Sensuous beauty: life-affirming Janáček at the Vienna State Opera

By , 11 April 2016
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Jürgen Flimm’s La clemenza di Tito loses the plot in Vienna

By , 29 March 2016
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La bohème a chilly disappointment in Vienna

By , 26 March 2016
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Péter Eötvös' Tri Sestri Receives Raucous Premiere at the Wiener Staatsoper

By , 06 March 2016
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Darkly poignant, mysteriously stylish: Rusalka in Vienna

By , 09 February 2016
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Angela Gheorghiu stars in a traditional Tosca in Vienna

By , 07 February 2016
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Verdi’s version of the Opera Ball: Un ballo in maschera in Vienna

By , 12 January 2016
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A routine Fidelio in Vienna saved by some impressive debuts

By , 07 January 2016
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Laura Aikin a magnificent Emilia Marty in Vienna's new Makropulos Case

By , 15 December 2015
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Viennese tradition: Anja Harteros stars in Otto Schenk’s production of Der Rosenkavalier

By , 11 December 2015
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Lise Lindstrom triumphs in a vintage production of Salome in Vienna

By , 07 December 2015
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No warmth in Falk Richter's wintry Onegin in Vienna

By , 28 October 2015
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Christian Räth's Macbeth enjoys a bloody première at the Vienna Staatsoper

By , 07 October 2015
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Sivadier's production of La traviata languishes in Vienna

By , 09 September 2015
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Sin City meets silent film: Hindemith’s Cardillac at the Staatsoper Wien

By , 22 June 2015
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Rewards, disappointments, but saved by the music: Rigoletto at Vienna State Opera

By , 17 June 2015
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An overthought, underperformed Don Giovanni in Vienna

By , 16 June 2015
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Nina Stemme shines in a rousing Fidelio in Vienna

By , 06 June 2015
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Magdalena Kožená and Mitsuko Uchida – an aptly named “Solistenabend” at the Staatsoper

By , 27 May 2015
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Götterdämmerung as Chamber Opera in Vienna

By , 25 May 2015
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Stephen Gould triumphs as Siegfried in Vienna

By , 20 May 2015
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Tireless Herlitzius leads a memorable Walküre in Vienna

By , 17 May 2015
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Simon Rattle begins his Vienna Ring journey

By , 16 May 2015
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A polished, grounded diva: Garanča’s “Solistenkonzert” at the Wiener Staatsoper

By , 15 April 2015
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Astonishing Elektra with Nina Stemme in Vienna

By , 01 April 2015
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La Juive: Neil Shicoff’s dramatic farewell to the Wiener Staatsoper

By , 03 March 2015
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Exciting singing rescues problematic Don Carlo at the Staatsoper

By , 25 February 2015
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Khovanshchina at the Staatsoper: A musical feast, but a directorial debacle

By , 18 November 2014
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