Guide to Houston Grand Opera

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HoustonThe House without a Christmas TreeWorld première

Gordon: The House without a Christmas Tree
Bradley Moore; James Robinson; Houston Grand Opera; Allen Moyer; James Schuette; Lauren Snouffer; Daniel Belcher

HoustonElektra

Strauss R.: Elektra
Patrick Summers; Sir David McVicar; Houston Grand Opera; John Macfarlane; Christine Goerke; Michaela Martens

HoustonIl barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)

Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Julian Wachner; Joan Font; Houston Grand Opera; Joan Guillén; Sofia Selowsky; David Portillo

HoustonWest Side Story

Bernstein: West Side Story
Timothy Myers; Francesca Zambello; Houston Grand Opera; Peter J. Davison; Jessica Jahn; Andrea Carroll; Norman Reinhardt

HoustonNorma

Bellini: Norma
Patrick Summers; Kevin Newbury; Houston Grand Opera; David Korins; Jessica Jahn; Liudmyla Monastyrska; Jamie Barton
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Fear in future past: Siegfried at Houston Grand Opera

The production is a disconcerting combination of cold metallic future and Neanderthal aesthetics – a startling pairing of humanity’s beginning and its end. 
****1
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Magical debuts make the myth alive in Houston Grand Opera's Rusalka

Antonín Dvořák’s Rusalka, moving between the worlds and rooted in myth, is a shivering opera to experience with its opulent music and its fantastical plot. 
***11
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Houston Grand Opera wastes a Figaro

This production proves that even Mozart’s best-laid plans can be undone.

A charmed Little Prince at Houston Grand Opera

As part of the season of Scrooges and Santas, it’s a refreshing reminder of sweet simplicity in a complicated world.  
***11
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HGO's Onegin stars an unlikely hero

Re-imagining this opera with Prince Gremin as the show-stealer was no doubt a happy accident.
****1
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