Review Round Up: La Traviata, English National Opera

Daniel Kramer directs his first production for ENO after becoming the company’s Artistic Director. Here’s what critics have been making of it… The Guardian: ** “It’s up to the baritone Alan Opie, whose performance as Alfredo’s authoritarian father celebrates 50 years with ENO, to inject some true vocal class, and to fly the flag for the… Read More

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Review Round Up: Romeo & Juliet, Shakespeare’s Globe

Daniel Kramer’s new production of  Romeo & Juliet opens the Shakespeare’s Globe’s Summer of Love Season. But is it love at first sight with the critics?  The Guardian: * “Presumably the overall intention is to show juvenile passion destroyed by a violent culture but even that is undermined by the risible sight of gun-toting adults shouting… Read More