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Find classical music concert, opera, ballet and dance reviews | Die Lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow)

Venice

La Fenice's superb new Widow is always Merry, even without sequins and ostrich feathers

By , 02 February 2018
*****
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New York City

The Met's Merry Widow fails to convince

By , 16 December 2017
***11
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Barcelona

The (not so) Merry Widow in concert at the Liceu

By , 27 July 2017
***11
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Stockholm

A funny, original take on The Merry Widow at the Royal Swedish Opera in Stockholm

By , 21 January 2017
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Naples

A pleasant, fizzy Merry Widow in Naples

By , 24 January 2016
***11
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Chicago

A luminous Merry Widow in Chicago

By , 14 November 2015
****1
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Vienna

A Quietly Merry Widow: Ildikó Raimondi at the Volksoper

By , 03 October 2015
****1
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Dublin

A charming Merry Widow in Dublin by Lyric Opera Production

By , 16 May 2015
***11
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New York City

Gala opening to The Merry Widow at The Metropolitan Opera

By , 31 December 2014
***11
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Manchester

Lehar’s Merry Widow visits the RNCM for Christmas

By , 03 December 2014
***11
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Singapore

Sparkling performances but The Merry Widow wobbles in Singapore

By , 25 October 2014
**111
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Vienna

The Merry Widow makes a perfect summer night at the operetta in Vienna

By , 10 June 2014
****1
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London

The Merry Widow at the Royal Festival Hall

By , 02 December 2012
**111
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Sydney

Léhar’s Merry Widow - a lively cast in schmaltzy melodies with a dash of cabaret

By , 25 August 2011
****1
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Leeds

Opera North's new Merry Widow: an antidote to winter blues

By , 19 December 2010
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Paris

Die Lustige Witwe à l’Opéra de Paris : une fête en demi-teinte

By , 14 September 2017
***11
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Graz

Die lustige Witwe wird in Graz ihrem Namen gerecht

By , 25 January 2015
***11
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