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The Adventures of Pinocchio
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directed by Martin Duncan; composed by Jonathan Dove, 1959- (2007); conducted by David Parry; designed by Francis O'Connor, Francis O'Connor, Davy Cunningham; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Victoria Simmonds, Jonathan Summers, Mary Plazas, Rebecca Bottone, Graeme Broadbent, fl. 1991, Mark Wilde, James Laing, Carole Wilson, Anthony Cunningham, Gillene Herbert, Ben Kerslake, Nicholas Butterfield and Allan Clayton, Orchestra of Opera North, in The Adventures of Pinocchio (Opus Arte, 2009), 2 hours 35 mins
Opera Norths enchanting staging of The Adventures of 'Pinocchio', Jonathan Doves 21st opera, is a wittily inventive feast for the eyes and ears. A full-length, through-composed grand opera with 29 characters, a sizeable chorus and a profound symphonic score, it is overflowing with visual delights, and children wil...
directed by Martin Duncan; composed by Jonathan Dove, 1959- (2007); conducted by David Parry; designed by Francis O'Connor, Francis O'Connor, Davy Cunningham; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Victoria Simmonds, Jonathan Summers, Mary Plazas, Rebecca Bottone, Graeme Broadbent, fl. 1991, Mark Wilde, James Laing, Carole Wilson, Anthony Cunningham, Gillene Herbert, Ben Kerslake, Nicholas Butterfield and Allan Clayton, Orchestra of Opera North, in The Adventures of Pinocchio (Opus Arte, 2009), 2 hours 35 mins
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The Minotaur
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directed by Stephen Langridge; composed by Sir Harrison Birtwistle, 1934- (2007); conducted by Sir Antonio 'Tony' Pappano, 1959-; choreographed by Philippe Giraudeau, 1955-; designed by Alison Chitty, Alison Chitty, Paul Pyant, 1953-; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by John Tomlinson, 1946-, Johan Reuter, Christine Rice, Andrew Watts, Philip Langridge, 1939-, Amanda Echalaz, Rebecca Bottone, Pumeza Matshikiza, Wendy Dawn Thompson, Christopher Ainslie and Tim Mead, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in The Minotaur (Opus Arte, 2008), 3 hours
This world premiere of a gripping new work by composer Harrison Birtwistle and librettist David Harsent, commissioned by The Royal Opera, brings the monstrous, Greek mythological character to the stage. The Minotaur, part man, part beast, trapped in his labyrinth and constrained by his bloodthirsty role there, lon...
directed by Stephen Langridge; composed by Sir Harrison Birtwistle, 1934- (2007); conducted by Sir Antonio 'Tony' Pappano, 1959-; choreographed by Philippe Giraudeau, 1955-; designed by Alison Chitty, Alison Chitty, Paul Pyant, 1953-; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by John Tomlinson, 1946-, Johan Reuter, Christine Rice, Andrew Watts, Philip Langridge, 1939-, Amanda Echalaz, Rebecca Bottone, Pumeza Matshikiza, Wendy Dawn Thompson, Christopher Ainslie and Tim Mead, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in The Minotaur (Opus Arte, 2008), 3 hours
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Doctor Atomic
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directed by Peter Sellars, 1957-; composed by John Coolidge Adams, 1947- (2005); conducted by Lawrence Renes; choreographed by Lucinda Childs; designed by Adrianne Lobel, 1955-, Dunya Ramicova, 1950-, James F. Ingalls, fl. 1980; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Gerald Finley, 1960-, Jessica Rivera, Eric Owens, 1970-, Richard Paul Fink, James Maddalena, Thomas Glenn, Jay Hunter Morris and Ellen Rabiner, Chorus of the Netherlands Opera (DNO, De Nederlandse Opera, Dutch Opera) and Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, in Doctor Atomic (Opus Arte, 2008), 3 hours 51 mins
The longing to overcome human boundaries led the physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer to begin an experiment that formed a threat to the whole of humanity, and whose scientific results still do today. The question of the moral implications of the atomic bomb is raised in John Adams' opera, just as much as that of the i...
directed by Peter Sellars, 1957-; composed by John Coolidge Adams, 1947- (2005); conducted by Lawrence Renes; choreographed by Lucinda Childs; designed by Adrianne Lobel, 1955-, Dunya Ramicova, 1950-, James F. Ingalls, fl. 1980; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Gerald Finley, 1960-, Jessica Rivera, Eric Owens, 1970-, Richard Paul Fink, James Maddalena, Thomas Glenn, Jay Hunter Morris and Ellen Rabiner, Chorus of the Netherlands Opera (DNO, De Nederlandse Opera, Dutch Opera) and Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, in Doctor Atomic (Opus Arte, 2008), 3 hours 51 mins
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