Welsh National Opera - Ariadne auf Naxos Reviews
11 December 2016
Ricardo Tamura (Bacchus), Orla Boylan (Ariadne)
Gillian Keith (Zerbinetta), Sarah Connolly (The Composer)

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Ariadne auf Naxos

Welsh National Opera

No. of reviews: 8

This performance showed the company at its impressive best
1 Dec 10 / Oxford Times Online
There's a lot of silly business but also vivacity and energy in Neil Armfield's production
21 Oct 10 / Telegraph
This production has some stunning moments
14 Oct 10 / Opera Britannia
Orla Boylan luxuriates in the role of Ariadne
13 Oct 10 / The Guardian
A memorable evening of opera altogether
13 Oct 10 / Seen and Heard
A cheerfully updated Noises Off staging
10 Oct 10 / The Observer
Orchestrally everything here is stylish, athletic and beautiful
9 Oct 10 / The Arts Desk
The cast is excellent with gorgeous singing and accomplished acting
9 Oct 10 / Wales Online
Production details
Boylan, Connolly, Keith, Poulton, Roberts, Pooley, Rooke, Newton-Fitzgerald, Wells, Webb, Hall, Close, Evans, O'Doherty, Orr, Boag
(c) Koenigs/Phillippo (d) Armfield
Performance dates
7, 9, 19 October, 3, 9, 18, 23, 30 November 2010 (various locations)
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