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Aida

Listening to Riccardo Muti conducting Verdi is an absolute treat. His deep love and understanding of the composer's music was evident...
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Otello

Verdi was a great admirer of Shakespeare, and would significantly contribute to the canonization of the Elizabethan writer in nineteenth-century Italy...
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La Traviata

The most celebrated and much loved fallen woman in the history of art and literature is brought back to life in this 14th revival of Richard Eyre’s ...
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La Forza Del Destino

I can’t recall any other world class opera production where you could attribute the phenomenal success of the evening to two Israeli super-talents.
DON CARLOS (C) ROH. PHOTO BY CATHERINE ASHMORE
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Don Carlo

There are at least four versions of this late-Verdi opera in print, and any number of variations used in production. So it is important to state that ...
ENO Rigoletto. Photo Alastair Muir
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Rigoletto

The new production of “Rigoletto” at the ENO is the thirteenth revival of the legendary performance, first staged by Jonathan Miller way back in 1...
Il trovatore.The Royal Opera © 2016 ROH. Photograph by Clive Barda
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Il Trovatore

The performance Il Trovatore at the Royal Opera House, directed by David Bösch, starts with a teenager’s graffiti. While listening to the overture,...
La Traviata © 2017 ROH. Photo Tristram Kenton
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La Traviata

Verdi's opera “La Traviata” premiered at the Teatro La Fenice in Venice on the 6th of March 1853. It was not a success,  but since that time it h...
Don Carlo Opernhaus Zürich. Fotos Judith Schlosser
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Don Carlo

Eterno addio…Per sempre addio. These are the last words the lovers Carlo and Elisabetta sing before they are brutally separated by King Philip. The ...
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Il Trovatore

If this is the first time you watch Il Trovatore, you will be enchanted by this Royal Opera House production. After all, it has the ingredients for a ...