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Performer: Grand Théâtre de Genève

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GenevaLes Pêcheurs de perles

Bizet: Les Pêcheurs de perles
David Reiland; Lotte de Beer; Grand Théâtre de Genève; Marouscha Levy; Jorine van Beek; Alex Brok; Finn Ross

GenevaThe Golden Dragon

Eötvös: Der goldene Drache
Gabriella Teychenné; Julien Chavaz; Grand Théâtre de Genève; Severine Besson; Eloi Gianini; Kiyan Khoshoie

GenevaElektra

Strauss R.: Elektra
Jonathan Nott; Ulrich Rasche; Grand Théâtre de Genève; Sara Schwartz; Gerrit Jurda; Romy Sprinsguth
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Peeping Tom's Dido and Aeneas overflowing with imagery in Geneva

How can one focus on the music? Purcell’s music is interspersed with contemporary interludes by Atsushi Sakaï in an overly busy staging.  
****1
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A hi-gloss Pelléas et Mélisande falls flat in Geneva

Heroes emerge in adversity, and there are sterling turns from Leigh Melrose as a pugilistic Golaud and from the venerable Arkel of Matthew Best.
**111
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Outstanding direction of a fine cast: Faust in Geneva

Plasson shows all his experience; Lavaudant surprises and delights with his direction; a strong cast sing their hearts out. Who can ask for more?
*****
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Elena Langer's Figaro Gets a Divorce shines in Geneva

Elena Langer's gorgeous and tongue-in-cheek Figaro Gets a Divorce shines in Geneva, despite David Pountney's boxy libretto. 
****1
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A lacklustre Maid of Orleans in Geneva

The performance bids for musical purity, but ends up stripped of story and emotion as well. 
***11
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Wozzeck in Geneva: grit and light

A strong, compelling staging – coherent in aesthetic and philosophy, if a little restrained in performance. 
****1
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