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Sun 21 Jul 2019

Glyndebourne

Die Zauberflöte

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Mozart Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)

Antonello Manacorda conductor
Barbe & Doucet direction and design
David Portillo Tamino
Björn Bürger Papageno
Sofia Fomina Pamina
Brindley Sherratt Sarastro
Caroline Wettergreen Queen of the Night
Jörg Schneider Monostatos
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment

Mozart’s most magical comedy returns to Glyndebourne for the first time in over a decade in a brand-new production by Barbe & Doucet.

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Operamaniac: Horses for Courses

Thu 4 Jun 2015

This season has been particularly interesting for Donizetti fans in London. From Opera Rara’s Les Martyrs to Glyndebourne’s Poliuto, not to mention ETO’s performances of The Siege of Calais and The Wild Man of the West Indies, we have seen a revival of unknown or almost forgotten operas by this workaholic Italian genius,  together with some of his most famous works such as Maria Stuarda at the Royal Opera.

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BBC Proms

Thu 23 Apr 2015

The sun is shining and that means – for us at least – three things are crawling out from their winter hibernation: opera festivals, the Proms and ice-cream van drivers.

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Current Distractions

Fri 4 Jul 2014

Greg Klassen

With regular writer Matt now having left us for pastures new (but clearly not pastures better), I’m stepping into the Current Distractions breach this week – which will consequently mostly be about Glastonbury.

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