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Performer: Emmanuel Villaume

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BarcelonaManon LescautNew production

Manon Lescaut
Puccini: Manon Lescaut
Emmanuel Villaume; Davide Livermore; Gran Teatre del Liceu; Giusi Giustino; Liudmyla Monastyrska; Gregory Kunde

BarcelonaManon LescautNew production

Manon Lescaut
Puccini: Manon Lescaut
Emmanuel Villaume; Davide Livermore; Gran Teatre del Liceu; Giusi Giustino; Maria Pia Piscitelli; Jorge de Léon

ChicagoFaust

Gounod: Faust
Emmanuel Villaume; Kevin Newbury; Lyric Opera of Chicago; Victoria Tzykun; Ailyn Pérez; Ana María Martínez

DallasDon Giovanni

Mozart: Don Giovanni
Emmanuel Villaume; Robert Falls; Dallas Opera; Walt Spangler; Ana Kuzmanic; Mariusz Kwiecień; Laura Claycomb
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Beautiful singing, realistic staging

Sonya Yoncheva (Tosca) and Željko Lučić (Scarpia) © Ken Howard | Metropolitan Opera
A decision to offer traditional stagings for standard repertoire may be a dangerous path to tread for the Met's future.
****1
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Ailyn Pérez an outstanding Thaïs

David Pittsinger (Polémon, left), Gerard Finley (Athanaël, singing) © Chris Lee | Metropolitan Opera
Ailyn Pérez draws every eye and ear to her in an easy-on-the-eye production that doesn't solve some of the work's inherent contradictions.
***11
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In Prague, a radiant Dvořák Stabat Mater

René Pape © Petra Hajska
The Dvořákʼs Prague Festival opens with an upbeat treatment of one of the composer's masterworks.
****1
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The Golden Cockerel soars in Santa Fe

Venera Gimadieva (The Queen of Shemakha) and Tim Mix (Tsar Dodon) © Ken Howard for Santa Fe, 2017
Santa Fe Opera's colorful and beautifully sung The Golden Cockerel makes a case for more Rimsky-Korsakov opera in the repertoire.
****1
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A walk through Bohemia with Gautier Capuçon

Gautier Capuçon © Gregory Batardon
A fantiastic walk through Bohemia guided by the PKF Prague Philharmonia conducted by Emmanuel Villaume, with an excellent performance from Gautier Capuçon.
*****
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