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Work: Lucio Silla

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ComposerMozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
PeriodClassical
Year1772
Work typeOpera / Oratorio
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The show must go on: Lucio Silla in Kassel

Tobias Hächler (Lucio Silla) and Younggi Moses Do (Aufidio) © N. Klinger
A muddled staging of Mozart's Lucio Silla in Kassel was made worse by two sicknesses in the cast (with one role cut entirely as a result). The orchestra and singers still made beautiful music.
**111
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Opera seria goes wild: Lucio Silla at the Teatro Real

Kurt Streit (Lucio Silla) © Javier del Real | Teatro Real
The Teatro Real opened its 200th anniversary season with a revival of Claus Guth's brilliant production and a great cast, led by Kurt Streit and Silvia Tro Santafé.
****1
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For teenage kicks: Mozart's Lucio Silla at Buxton International Festival

The cast of Lucio Silla © Robert Workman
The fashion for reviving Mozart's teenage operas brings a vocally dazzling production of Lucio Silla to Buxton, nevertheless hampered by the work's own lack of believable drama and some fairly flat staging. 
***11
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Odyssey Opera's Lucio Silla

Once upon a time an intrepid youth showing off his precocious skills as a cyclist boasted, “Look, Ma, no hands!” The 16 year-old Mozart could well have been exclaiming the same as he composed Lucio Silla in 1772.
***11
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Superb Lucio Silla in Vienna

Early Mozart opera seria triumphs in Vienna’s ‘other house’.
****1
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