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Performer: Alfred Kim

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Dangerous times: Giordano’s Andrea Chénier in Seville

Ainhoa Arteta (Maddalena) and Alfred Kim (Andrea Chénier) © Guillermo Mendo

Alfonso Romero Morta’s lavish production of Andrea Chénier arrives in Seville with Alfred Kim, Juan Jesús Rodríguez and Ainhoa Arteta heading a strong cast under conductor Pedro Halffter.

****1
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Opera as circus: a controversial Cav & Pag in Rome

Carmela Remigio (Nedda) and Fabio Sartori (Canio) © Yasuko Kageyama | Teatro dell’Opera di Roma
Pippo Delbono, an advocate of experimental theatre, tests the audience's patience at Opera di Roma, masking some enjoyable musical performances.
**111
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Munich Don Carlo in fifty shades of black

Better conducting and supertitles would also help breathe life into this drab revival of Bayerische Staatsoper's Don Carlo.
**111
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A wavering Trovatore in Naples

Director Michal Znaniecki sets the action of Verdi's popular Il trovatore in an indeterminate 20th century wartime, undecidedly trying to mix up visual suggestions and primeval anguish
***11
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ROH: Turandot revival

In 1984, I went to Covent Garden to see Andrei Serban's production of Turandot and was bewitched. Thirty years, fifteen revivals and a wealth of opera-going later, I was bewitched all over again by Nicola Luisotti's rendering of the score.
*****
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Ernani au Capitole : du bel canto avant toute chose

Alfred Kim (Ernani) © Patrice Nin
Adaptation de l’œuvre de Victor Hugo, l’Ernani de Verdi capte les tensions de la société d’Ancien Régime révélée par un amour impossible entre Elvire et ses trois prétendants le roi Don Carlo, le vieux duc Donc Ruy Gomez de Silva et celui qu’elle aime en secret Ernani. Les adeptes du bel canto seront servis durant cette soirée.
***11
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