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The Royal Opera

No. of reviews: 20

The most striking thing about the entire production is the set
4 Aug 17 / A Younger Theatre
Los dos repartos de “Turandot” en el Covent Garden
18 Jul 17 / Beckmesser
Roberto Alagna is an obsessive if imposingly rich-toned Calaf
16 Jul 17 / Classical Source
Andrei Serban’s Oriental staging of Turandot is now in its 16th revival and still packing in the audiences
16 Jul 17 / Express
Lise Lindstrom was sensational as the fair Miss Frigidaire of the title
15 Jul 17 / The Observer
Christine Goerke’s portrayal of the eponymous anti-heroin is truly terrifying
13 Jul 17 / Spear's
Lise Lindstrom is magisterial as the tortured ice queen
13 Jul 17 / What's on Stage
Lendemain qui chante
13 Jul 17 / Forum Opéra
Turandot à Londres, toujours un très grand spectacle!
12 Jul 17 / ResMusica
Una “Turandot” brutal en el Covent Garden
11 Jul 17 / Beckmesser
Trente trois ans mais pas une ride
11 Jul 17 / Forum Opéra
Alagna leads wonderful cast in the 16th revival of Andrei Serban’s Covent Garden Turandot
10 Jul 17 / Seen and Heard
Goerke, with her full and richly hued soprano is exceptional as the icy Turandot
9 Jul 17 / Music OMH
Fairytale spectacle
9 Jul 17 / Opera Today
Il fasto orientale di Turandot
9 Jul 17 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
Spectacular riddles: Serban's Turandot returns to Covent Garden
9 Jul 17 / Bachtrack
Hibla Gerzmava, as the slave-girl Liu, steals the show
7 Jul 17 / Independent
Solid and capably performed revival of Andrei Serban’s 34-year-old production
7 Jul 17 / The Stage
A masterclass in theatrical claustrophobia
7 Jul 17 / The Times
This perplexing but much-loved opera is starting to look a bit tired for its sixteenth revival
6 Jul 17 / Evening Standard
ROH to stream ‘Turandot’ on YouTube & BP Big Screens
The live stream will be shown on the Royal Opera’s website and on Youtube and will be available for a further 30 days after the live stream.
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