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

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