I went to London with my friend Franco to hear Kaufmann in Carmen, and the scoundrel cancelled! We knew it already, but we decided to go anyway. 834 more words
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The acclaimed operas of award-winning opera producer Ellen Kent return to the Manchester Opera House this Autumn for two nights only. Ellen Kent productions are renowned for their… 898 more words
I do not know what opera I just saw performed by the Salzburg Landestheater at the Felsenreitschule (something nonsensical about Mexican drug cartels), but I do know what I heard: a musically-outstanding performance of Bizet‘s Carmen. 281 more words
On Thursday night I had the pleasure to watch Carmen at Theatre Royal, in Glasgow with my friend Jessica.
Scottish Opera’s production was full of heat and energy, despite its beige stage design (but I might be biased as my favourite colour is rainbow), Carmen (Justina Gringyte) and Don José (Noah Stewart) shared some passionate moments and a Spanish flair was created through flamenco dancing and ruffled skirts. 792 more words