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Performer: Kang Wang

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Kang Wang makes a striking Opera Australia debut in La bohème

Karah Son (Mimì) and Kang Wang (Rodolfo) © Prudence Upton
Gale Edwards' popular revival, set in the 1930s Weimar Republic, brings visual delight and showcases Australian-Chinese tenor Kang Wang as Rodolfo.
****1
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Quality singing in a setting with novel accents at Glimmerglass

Amanda Woodbury (Violetta) © Karli Cadel | The Glimmerglass Festival
Francesca Zambello sets the whole opera as a flashback, showing, during the prelude, the heroine surrounded by doctors and nurses in a sanatorium for patients dying from tuberculosis.
****1
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Tan Dun's new Passion: from the Bodhi tree to Nirvana in 95 minutes

Tan Dun © Columbia Artists
As a blend of music, song, and dance with a Cirque du Soleil joie de vivre, Buddha Passion was an unforgettable theatrical experience.
*****
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A fetching, inventive Magic Flute – with a dark side

Samantha Hay (The Queen of the Night) © Alastair Muir
Sinister aspects are stressed in Mozart's The Magic Flute at Leeds Grand Theatre directed by James Brining and conducted by Robert Howarth.
****1
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McVicar's Traviata is still darkly impressive

Anush Hovhannisyan (Violetta) © Jane Hobson (2017 for Scottish Opera)
Even given a routine revival, McVicar's staging has much to recommend it, returning the opera to its literary roots. 
***11
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BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2017: A Thrilling Finale

Catriona Morison © BBC Wales (B Tarr)
A thrilling finale to the 2017 Cardiff Singer of the World