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Performer: Rebecca Ringst

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AmsterdamDie ersten MenschenNew production

Stephan: Die ersten Menschen
François-Xavier Roth; Calixto Bieito; Dutch National Opera; Rebecca Ringst; Ingo Krügler; Michael Bauer; Kyle Ketelsen
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Regietheater reigns supreme in Calixto Bieito's Berlin Lohengrin

Dressed in white, with an origami swan in his hand, Robert Alagna's Lohengrin is less a Grail knight than an absent-minded daydreamer.
****1
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Political power games in Kosky's Agrippina at Covent Garden

An over-directed, but vivid staging demonstrating political rise and fall in Ancient Rome transported to the present day.
***11
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Asmik Grigorian wows as Tatyana in Komische Oper Eugene Onegin

Barrie Kosky’s visually stunning and very finely sung Eugene Onegin from Komische Oper reaches Edinburgh, a triumphant showcase for soprano Asmik Grigorian.

****1
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Kosky’s Meistersinger conquers Bayreuth again

Kosky’s production manages to maintain all hallmarks of a 16th-century fairy tale, while juxtaposing them with questions of deep human, political and artistic problems. Regietheater at its best.
*****
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Voltaire à la Kosky: a magical Candide at Komische Oper

Serious farce, warm-hearted sarcasm, operatic Broadway: Barrie Kosky and Komische Oper turn Bernstein's problem child into a show that thrills from start to finish.
*****
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Penetrating Schreker’s kaleidoscopic score

Franz Schreker’s Die Gezeichneten (The Branded One) is an unsettling work given the storyline’s background of abduction and clandestine sexual abuse. Calixto Bieito, as expected, eschews ambiguity regarding what goes on behind the scenes, and casts even the titular cripple Alviano Salvago in a damning light.
****1
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