Tag: opera

REVIEW: The Emperor Of Atlantis (Lost & Found Opera) by Sam Gillies

Lost and Found Opera

Reviewed by Sam Gillies on the 14th June 2014 for Limelight Magazine “Inventive production polishes up a lost 20th century operatic gem” Lost and Found Opera is a unique organisation for Perth: An opera company that has dedicated itself to performing lost and underperformed works in found locations around the city. They are an indication …

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REVIEW: Lost and Found Opera – The Emperor of Atlantis – by Neville Cohn

Lost and Found review

Rare Outing for Altantis Opera Reviewed by Neville Cohn on the 13th June 2014 for the West Australian 3.5 stars Review of Lost and Found Opera’s The Emperor of Atlantis, by Viktor Ullmann Perth Hebrew Congregation Synagogue Despite an environment in which hideous abuse, starvation and death were a constant presence, it is astonishing that …

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REVIEW – OperaBox’s Hansel and Gretel – by Rosalind Appleby

OperaBox Hansel and Gretel

Fairytale hits the right notes Reviewed by Rosalind Appleby on the 29th May 2014 for the West Australian 3 stars Review of OperaBox’s Hansel and Gretel by Humperdinck Conducted by Christopher Dragon//Directed by Sarah McKellar Perth Town Hall Opera performances are too rare in Perth and I am obviously not the only person pleased to …

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I Puritani: Opera national de Paris (Screening at Luna Cinemas)

I Puritani

Bellini’s final masterpiece, I Puritani is a tale of impossible love and vengeance set in 17th century Plymouth, England. At the beginning of 1835, Bellini’s I Puritani, performed by four of the most celebrated singers of the time, La Grisi, Rubini, Tamburini and Lablache, enjoyed unprecedented success and conveyed by some of the most beautiful …

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I Puritani: Opera national de Paris (Screening at Luna Cinemas)

I Puritani

Bellini’s final masterpiece, I Puritani is a tale of impossible love and vengeance set in 17th century Plymouth, England. At the beginning of 1835, Bellini’s I Puritani, performed by four of the most celebrated singers of the time, La Grisi, Rubini, Tamburini and Lablache, enjoyed unprecedented success and conveyed by some of the most beautiful …

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