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2014/10/31 15:11
2014/10/31 15:11
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Supermodel Claudia Schiffer has dined with David Cameron at the Prime Minister's official country residence, official records show. The German beauty and her English movie producer husband Matthew...
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2014/10/31 14:09
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He accepted £462.80 worth of opera tickets from Gerald Ronson, a property tycoon and philanthropist, and £476 worth of opera tickets from Ken Costa, the former banker and chairman of the Alpha...
2014/10/29 14:46
2014/10/29 14:46
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David Hobson stars as the titular character in Leonard Bernstein's comic operetta Candide. Photo: Supplied Opera Queensland will offer $25 tickets and performances in new and surprising locations to...
2014/10/23 09:52
2014/10/23 09:52
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David Patrick Stearns, Inquirer Classical Music Critic Posted: Thursday, October 23, 2014, 3:01 AM Opera-goers had to show tickets to the police just to enter Lincoln Center plaza (and those with...
2014/10/23 04:04
2014/10/23 04:04
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When director Peter Sellars and composer John Adams’The Death of Klinghoffer had its initial runs in Brussels and New York in 1991, it caused a sensation and a furor. The subject matter, still fresh...
2014/10/23 02:24
2014/10/23 02:24
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The San Francisco Opera's latest foray into the challenging and musically rich world of Baroque opera opened last week with George Frideric Handel's Partenope. The well-cast, attractive, and...
2014/10/22 15:53
2014/10/22 15:53
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The Metropolitan Opera had a mess on its hands. Hundreds of people stood, or sat in rented wheelchairs, outside Lincoln Center on Monday to protest its production of John Adams' "The Death of...
2014/10/21 04:53
2014/10/21 04:53
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The Metropolitan Opera's opening of "The Death of Klinghoffer" on Monday in New York has resurrected the long-running controversy surrounding the 1991 John Adams opera. With its depiction of the 1985...
2014/10/19 20:12
2014/10/19 20:12
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New York’s Metropolitan Opera is bracing for its most tumultuous opening in decades on Monday, as protesters get ready to picket The Death of Klinghoffer, the John Adams opera about the 1985 hijacking...
2014/10/17 20:10
2014/10/17 20:10
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I have often said that when attending a Handel opera, even for the first time, as was the case when I heard Partenope on Wednesday, October 15, one comes out of the theater feeling one has heard the...
2014/10/17 17:42
2014/10/17 17:42
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Fiona Shaw’s production of The Marriage of Figaro got a mixed reception in 2011 when it was new at English National Opera. Back for its first revival with a new set of principals, it still leaves a...
2014/10/17 09:09
2014/10/17 09:09
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NEW YORK � When the Metropolitan Opera announced in February that it would present John Adams' "The Death of Klinghoffer" this fall, there was, as Peter Gelb recalls it, "absolutely no reaction" at...
2014/10/15 12:47
2014/10/15 12:47
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Emma Thompson and Bryn Terfel tear up the rulebook for Sweeney Todd As the chorus and soloists, including Bryn Terfel and Emma Thompson, join the New York Philharmonic and conductor Alan Gilbert...
2014/10/10 16:16
2014/10/10 16:16
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The working-class girl from Yorkshire is now a famous opera singer who firmly resents being put into ‘a little classical box’ Lesley Garrett is in Auckland to star as the Mother Abbess in The Sound...
2014/10/10 08:11
2014/10/10 08:11
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I want to make the whole arena very romantic, with the lighting, with the sounds before the show starts, with the smell. Everything. “I want to really make it transport people to another world when...
2014/10/07 16:51
2014/10/07 16:51
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... years old and STILL quick on the draw SPAGHETTI westerns are all very well but a spaghetti opera is going too far. The decision of the English National Opera to perform its first new production...
2014/10/06 16:47
2014/10/06 16:47
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... by Robert Workman for ENO It wasn’t the best introduction. I have an awkward feeling that I first saw La fanciulla del West with Dame Gwyneth Jones singing Minnie, sometime in the late...
2014/10/05 10:01
2014/10/05 10:01
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Susan Bullock and her ‘boys’. Photo: Robert Workman It’s good news that English National Opera has invested in its first ‘new’ production of Puccini’s The Girl of the Golden West in 50 years. That...
2014/10/04 14:51
2014/10/04 14:51
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A great cowboy story: The Girl of the Golden West at the English National Opera review EXCELLENT staging of Puccini's gold rush love story with brilliant performances This was as good a production...
2014/10/03 14:09
2014/10/03 14:09
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A degree in costume design led her to a successful career in TV and theatre. A grafter and a doer, she became wardrobe supervisor at the precocious age of 26 and spent her days working with diverse...
2014/10/31 15:11
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