REVIEW: Cendrillon, Royal Opera House (Online)

This 2011 production was the first time that Massenet’s opera interpretation of the story Cinderella has been performed in the Covent Garden venue. There is much to be admired about Laurent Pelly’s glorious and romantic production of Massenet’s interpretation of the classic fairytale, which features a magical and charming score. Throughout, Laurent Pelly’s production has… Read More

Review Round Up: Der Rosenkavalier, Royal Opera House

The Royal Opera House is currently staging Robert Carsen’s production with a cast including Renée Fleming, Alice Coote and Rachel Willis-Sørensen.  (c) Royal Opera House, Youtube. The Guardian: **** “In the event Robert Carsen’s staging proves to be the least involving element of the evening, providing more irritations than insights; what one takes away is the quality… Read More