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Performer: Kevin Newbury

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BarcelonaAVAILABLE IN SPAIN ONLY: Norma

Bellini: Norma
Renato Palumbo; Kevin Newbury; Gran Teatre del Liceu; David Korins; Jessica Jahn; Sondra Radvanovsky; Ekaterina Gubanova
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Candide channels Ferris Bueller’s Day Off in Philadelphia

Erin Morley, Yannick Nézet-Séguin and Amanda Lynn Bottoms © The Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick Nézet-Séguin and Kevin Newbury see Candide as a coming-of-age story, placing it in their own high-school years, specifically 1992, making Westphalia a USA knockoff.
****1
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Paranoia and duplicity in Lyric Opera of Chicago's Fellow Travelers

Jonas Hacker (Timothy Laughlin) © Todd Rosenberg
Fellow Travelers is shot through with darkness, making for a chilling performance by Lyric Opera of Chicago. 
****1
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Méphistophélès, the master puppeteer

Christian Van Horn (Méphistophélès) © Cory Weaver
Chicago's new Faust is a quest for youth but also a reflection on insipiration, fabrication and manipulation. 
****1
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Steve Jobs scores a success in Santa Fe

Edward Parks (Steve Jobs) © Ken Howard for Santa Fe Opera, 2017
Mason Bates's much-hyped first opera, The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs, excited Santa Fe audiences despite its dramatic shortcomings.
***11
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In new Norma, bel canto in the Iron Age

Sondra Radvanovsky (Norma) © Cory Weaver
In the end, Newbury’s production leaves you with more questions than it answers. 
**111
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Maria Stuarda at Seattle Opera: Donizetti fever rages on from coast to coast

The thrills of Tudor (pseudo-)history and bel canto expressivity combine in the second of Donizetti's “Three Queens” operas, Maria Stuarda, making its company debut at Seattle Opera.
***11
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