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Performer: Welsh National Opera

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NorwichThe Marriage of Figaro

The Marriage of Figaro
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Welsh National Opera

CardiffLes Vêpres siciliennesNew production

Verdi: Les Vêpres siciliennes (I vespri siciliani)
Carlo Rizzi; David Pountney; Welsh National Opera; Raimund Bauer; Marie-Jeanne Lecca; Giorgio Caoduro; Jung Soo Yun

CardiffThe Marriage of Figaro

Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Carlo Rizzi; Tobias Richter; Welsh National Opera; Ralph Koltai; Sue Blane; Jonathan McGovern; Anita Watson

CardiffCarmenNew production

Bizet: Carmen
Harry Ogg; Jo Davies; Welsh National Opera; Leslie Travers; Gabrielle Dalton; Julia Mintzer; Peter Auty

LlandudnoThe Marriage of Figaro

Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Carlo Rizzi; Tobias Richter; Welsh National Opera; Ralph Koltai; Sue Blane; Jonathan McGovern; Anita Watson
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A White House Rigoletto with some impressive voices

Mark S Doss (Rigoletto) © Richard Hubert Smith
Welsh National Opera brought a cast of strong voices to Birmingham for a production of Rigoletto intriguingly set in the White House of the 1960s. 
***11
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Carmen in Cardiff: WNO's powerful new production is a triumph

Virginie Verrez (Carmen) and Dimitri Pittas (Don José) © Bill Cooper
Virginie Verrez acted not with fire and ice but with gallic insouciance.
****1
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War and Peace: WNO comes to London to parade its wares

War and Peace © Clive Barda
It’s a small miracle that the production has been recreated so well in such a short time frame.
****1
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Joyce El-Khoury shines as Donizetti's Tudor queen

Joyce El Khoury (Elisabetta) © Bill Cooper
It is a thing of wonder that Roberto Devereux is one of Donizetti’s lesser known works. Whether on account of its challenging soprano part, or its fussy Tudor setting, it is rarely performed, but contains some of the composer’s most beautiful – and indeed memorable – arias and duets.
****1
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Bowler hats and lobsters: WNO's surreal Magic Flute returns

Ben Johnson (Tamino) © Bill Cooper
Dominic Cooke’s Magritte-inspired production returns to Wales Millennium Centre to keep the audience giggling. 
***11
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