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Opera: Rigoletto at Covent Garden Theatre

Saturday, July 17, 2010

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Tweet Verdi’s Rigoletto is justly one of the best-known of all great chorus operas, and The Royal Opera’s revival brings it back with a wonderful international cast under a renowned conductor of Italian opera, Daniel Oren. In David McVicar’s powerful and perceptive staging, the cruel and the beautiful collide in a corrupt society, at whose […]

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Niobe, Regina Di Tebe Tickets on sale at The Royal Opera House

Saturday, July 17, 2010

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Tweet This is a rare and exciting chance to experience a work by a forgotten master. Its Italian composer Steffani (1654-1728) was widely acclaimed in his own day and admired by such composers as Handel for his musicality and originality. First performed in Munich in 1688, Niobe remained neglected until 2008, when it was staged […]

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Cosi Fan Tutte Opera at Royal Opera House

Saturday, July 17, 2010

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Tweet The new Royal Opera Season begins with a great audience favourite -Cosi Fan Tutte. This great comedy with an edge brings a classic score by Mozart to a witty story of deception and trust tested to its limit. Can two apparently faithful couples have their affections altered by some apparently harmless deception? Jonathan Miller’s […]

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