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Barber of Seville: My Last Goodbye

Today I went to the BBC Proms to see the Barber of Seville. It was brilliantly performed by wonderfully talented people, and I loved every minute of it. 87 more words

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Glyndebourne's new Barber

Glyndebourne’s re-exploration of its core repertory has finally arrived at Il barbiere di Siviglia and high time too.  Rossini’s operas work in this theatre and the ensemble approach is really important in these works.  649 more words

Performances I've Seen

Words across the water

Opining has always been Ireland’s national sport. Arriving, it hits you head on, mouthy and contentious.

Taxi Driver 1: “I tell yous, this city – bozzing, absolutely bozzing! 616 more words

Behind The Scenes

My Barber Will Save Me From The Robot Singularity

Nice to see the weather finally warming up.

Yeah. Predicting rain for Wednesday, but it looks like Winter is finally gone.

We’ll be complaining about the heat in another couple of months.

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Wide Open Opera presents The Barber of Seville

Wide Open Opera presents Rossini’s The Barber of Seville, starring Tara Erraught and Gavin Ring.

National Opera House, Wexford, 16 April 2016

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin, 20 April 2016… 14 more words

The Looney (Tunes) World of Marriage of Figaro

Opera, like Shakespeare, often suffers from its own importance. Romeo and Juliet consists mostly of sex jokes, but you’d rarely notice from watching most live productions, which are too often the wrong kind of stiff. 1,039 more words

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