Monday, 17 December 2007

La Cenerentola opens at Covent Garden with Kozena, Corbelli and Spence

I absolutely love Rossini's La Cenerentola and I've seen it many times, which is perhaps why I'm so critical of it? I couldn't tell if the rest of the audience regarded this performance more highly than I did, but I know of at least one other person who felt roughly the same.

The review is here:

And a reminder of our interviews with Alessandro Corbelli and Toby Spence:

ROH Cenerentola

Review here:

In preparation for tonight's first night of La Cenerentola at the ROH, two interviews with members of the cast:

Alessandro Corbelli:

Toby Spence:

Friday, 7 December 2007

Bernard Haitink returns to the ROH in Parsifal

Review here:

I think it's pretty shameful to have revived this production which nobody liked last time around. Couldn't they have bought another one in from somewhere?