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Work: L'elisir d'amore

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ComposerDonizetti, Gaetano (1797-1848)
PeriodRomantic
Work typeOpera / Oratorio
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ZürichL'elisir d'amore

© Judith Schlosser
Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore
Nikolas Nägele; Grischa Asagaroff; Zurich Opera; Tullio Pericoli; Mané Galoyan; Mauro Peter

MadridJavier Camarena

Javier Camarena
Donizetti
Orquesta Titular del Teatro Real; Iván López Reynoso; Javier Camarena

LeipzigL'elisir d'amore

© Kirsten Nijhof
Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore
Felix Bender; Rolando Villazón; Oper Leipzig; Johannes Leiacker; Thibault Vancraenenbroeck; Olga Jelínková; Bianca Tognocchi

ViennaL'elisir d'amore

Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore
Gianluca Capuano; Otto Schenk; Vienna State Opera; Jürgen Rose; Rosa Feola; Frédéric Antoun

ViennaL'elisir d'amore

Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore
Pier Giorgio Morandi; Otto Schenk; Vienna State Opera; Jürgen Rose; Joanna Kędzior; Levy Sekgapane
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Sun, sex and suspicious potions: L'elisir d'amore at Glyndebourne

Misha Kiria (Dr Dulcamara) and Benedetta Torre (Adina) © Glyndebourne Productions Ltd | Donald Cooper
Annabel Arden's superb production of Donizetti's classic makes a welcome return for the Glyndebourne Tour in a taut revival led by two excellent principals.
****1
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L'elisir d'amore finds an ideal setting at Macerata

Alex Esposito (Dulcamara) © Alfredo Tabocchini
With unbridled imagination, Michieletto fills this usually-problematic space with a wealth of racy detail.
*****
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New Zealand Opera’s L’elisir d’amore: an evergreen charmer

Pene Pati (Nemorino) © Simon Watts
Charming and hilarious by turn, this production fields a largely young and Kiwi cast.
*****
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Giant haystacks: Pelly's sunny L'elisir d'amore

Pretty Yende (Adina), Liparit Avetisyan (Nemorino) and Paolo Bordogna (Belcore) © ROH | Bill Cooper
This was meant to be Pretty Yende's night, but it was Armenian tenor Liparit Avetisyan who stole hearts as country bumpkin Nemorino. 
****1
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A delightful confection in Zurich

L'elisir d'amore © Judith Schlosser (2015)
The charm of Gaetano Donizetti’s spirited two-act L’elisir d’amore lies in its mixture of sharp comedy and poignant pathos. Zurich gave us just that.
****1
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