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Performer: Sir David McVicar

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MadridVerdi - La Traviata (2015)

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Verdi: La traviata
Renato Palumbo; Sir David McVicar; Teatro Real; Tanya McCallin; Ermonela Jaho; Francesco Demuro

New York CityRoberto Devereux (16 April 2016)

Donizetti: Roberto Devereux
Maurizio Benini; Sir David McVicar; Metropolitan Opera; Moritz Junge; Sondra Radvanovsky; Elīna Garanča
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From cabaret to cathedral: McVicar's spectacular Faust in Sydney

The revival of David McVicar's production of Gounod's Faust provides spectacle and entertainment in spades, with strong performances from Ivan Magrì (Faust) and Teddy Tahu Rhodes (Méphistophélès).
****1
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A darkly gothic Don Giovanni entertains in Sydney

David McVicar's dark and gothic Don Giovanni is revived in Sydney, with stand-out performances from Luca Micheletti as an unapologetic and dashing Don, and Eleanor Lyons as a magnificent Donna Anna
****1
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Great Britten: Death in Venice returns to Covent Garden

Benjamin Britten's final opera hasn't been staged by The Royal Opera in over 25 years, but his setting of Thomas Mann's Death in Venice receives a great new production by Sir David McVicar. 
*****
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Magical Flute: McVicar's Zauberflöte returns to Covent Garden

David McVicar’s imaginative staging of Mozart’s The Magic Flute comes back for its eighth run at the Royal Opera with an excellent new cast.

****1
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McVicar's The Marriage of Figaro lights up the Opera Australia stage

A beautiful 17th-century setting does nothing to dim the freshness and relevance of Sir David McVicar's production for Opera Australia.
****1
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Don Carlo doesn't find his place in Madrid

Sir David McVicar's unassuming production fails to engage with the political side of Verdi's masterpiece, despite good conducting by Nicola Luisotti and some good singing by a solid cast. 
***11
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