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Performer: Giles Cadle

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LeedsThe Girl of the Golden West

The Girl of the Golden West
Puccini: La fanciulla del West
Antony Hermus; Aletta Collins; Opera North; Giles Cadle; Gabrielle Dalton; Magdalena Molendowska; Rafael Rojas

NottinghamThe Girl of the Golden West

The Girl of the Golden West
Puccini: La fanciulla del West
Antony Hermus; Aletta Collins; Opera North; Giles Cadle; Gabrielle Dalton; Magdalena Molendowska; Rafael Rojas

SalfordThe Girl of the Golden West

The Girl of the Golden West
Puccini: La fanciulla del West
Antony Hermus; Aletta Collins; Opera North; Giles Cadle; Gabrielle Dalton; Magdalena Molendowska; Rafael Rojas

Newcastle upon TyneThe Girl of the Golden West

The Girl of the Golden West
Puccini: La fanciulla del West
Antony Hermus; Aletta Collins; Opera North; Giles Cadle; Gabrielle Dalton; Magdalena Molendowska; Rafael Rojas
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Songs of innocence and experience: Falstaff at Garsington

Henry Waddington (Falstaff) © Clive Barda
Bruno Ravella's fast-paced Falstaff for Garsington still has crucial space for pathos amid the comedy, with a notably subtle central performance from Henry Waddington.  
****1
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Entertaining but not entrancing: Turnage's Coraline

Mary Bevan (Coraline), Kitty Whatey (Other Mother) and Ghost Children © ROH | Stephen Cummiskey
Mark-Anthony Turnage's take on Neil Gaiman's classic young adult novella is well sung and well staged, without quite reaching peak intensity.
***11
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Testé, Spyres and Pudova stand out in Hoffmann

Olga Pudova (Olympia) © Wilfried Hösl
Offenbach's vivid setting of E.T.A. Hoffmann's fantastic tales gets an enjoyable outing, with Spyres, Testé and Pudova the undoubted stars of the show.
***11
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Cenerentola provides plenty of comedy and revels

Henry Waddington (Don Magnifico) and Quirijn de Lang (Dandini) © Alastair Muir
La Cenerentola is the final component of Opera North's fairytale season, with every voice and every character getting a chance to revel in Rossini's intricate ornamentation.
****1
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A real feast: Opera North's Hansel and Gretel

Katie Bray (Hansel) and Fflur Wyn (Gretel) © Robert Workman
Opera North's Hansel and Gretel at the Grand Theatre Leeds, directed by Edward Dick, is witty and perceptive, with some insights provide by Freudian psychanalysis
****1
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