Peur et dégoût à Nancy

by MrAlchemize Ich fuhr gerade auf die Schnellstraße, als ich mich fragte, was ich hier überhaupt tat. Ich war auf dem Weg zu meiner Kollegin, um sie abzuholen und danach gen Frankreich zu fahren, um – und jetzt wird’s interessant – eine Oper zu besuchen. Ja, ganz recht, eine richtige Oper! Wir reden hier übrigens […]

Bravura In The Face Of Trash

A personal note: I know I am terribly late publishing this. Something always got in the way. For the sake of completeness: Here’s my review. The performance was at the Felsenreitschule, Salzburg, on August 29, 2012. by Lankin I had seen the production of Julius Caesar already as a stream from the Pfingsfestspiele; to see […]

Baroque Stravaganza

by SecondoMe The whole opera is conceived as real Baroque work of art. The artistic directors/designers or whatever they were called did a great work trying to evoke a baroque show, even if they mixed up a bit different kinds of iconographic models. I don’t exactly understand why they use a Renaissance labyrinth and not […]

Noche de música y plumas

– by Biri – Nancy ha sido el afortunado lugar que ha sido elegido para el estreno de Artaserse. Un lugar acogedor, romántico, estéticamente bello que hasta con la intervención de la lluvia no pudo perder su encanto. Quizás debido a tener unas de las plazas más bellas de Europa, Place Stanislas, o quizás por la amabilidad […]

The Making Of Artaserse

– By Lankin – Artaserse – Leonardo Vinci – Nancy, 02. Nov. 2012 I’m sure you know that feeling – when you’ve seen a movie, and watch the making-of, the point of view gets tilted. All the actions, the plot, the intensity, can now be watched from an outsider’s point of view. The illusion crumbles; it’s […]