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Performer: Giuseppe Filianoti

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From Russia with love, recrimination and death

A revival of a traditional staging,  with great singers and full of dramatic energy
****1
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40 years young: John Copley's La bohème at the Royal Opera

Ermonela Jaho gives an incomparable vocal acting performance; John Copley's production, 40 years old this year, never fails to enthrall. It's being retired after next season: catch it while you can, and remember to pack the handkerchiefs.
****1
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Playing hard to get has its rewards: The Elixir of Love from San Diego Opera

Playing hard to get has its rewards. At least that's what Donizetti tells us in The Elixir of Love that gives a charming opera a fresh take. 
****1
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The LSO opens the season with a thrilling performance of Verdi's Rigoletto

Capitalising on their success with Verdi’s opera Rigoletto during the Aix-en-Provence Festival in the summer, the London Symphony Orchestra and conductor Gianandrea Noseda chose to open the 2013/14 season last night with the same work.
****1
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Verdi's Rigoletto at Lyric Opera of Chicago

Of all the mischievous dramatic reversals that line Rigoletto’s plot – the hunchbacked jester tricked into abducting his own daughter, the daughter tricked into loving the brainless Duke (posing as a penniless student), and the terrifying reunion of father and daughter in a scene of murder – is not the most breathtaking, after all, the fact that the opera begins with a convincing display of the de
***11
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A Dark and Stormy Night at the Lyric Opera of Chicago

"It was a dark and stormy night …." Chuckling whenever I hear these lines, I can see Charles Schultz’s beloved Snoopy staring intensely at his typewriter, vigorously typing away what he would consider his magnum opus novel.
***11
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