Bampton Classical Opera - La Grotta di Trofonio Reviews
10 July 2020
Nicholas Merryweather (Plistene), Aoife O’Sullivan (Dori)
Matthew Stiff (Trofonio)

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La Grotta di Trofonio

Bampton Classical Opera

No. of reviews: 9

This trip to Trofonio’s Grotto unearthed some real magic
21 Sep 15 / Opera Today
An evening that almost left one wanting to devote the rest of one’s life to studying the operas of Salieri!
21 Sep 15 / Music OMH
Dr Who meets Jane Austen with pre-echoes of Mozart
21 Sep 15 / Planet Hugill
One can only hope that this charming piece will get further similarly unpretentious airings
19 Sep 15 / Opera Britannia
The pace is swift and the mood playful, enlivened by instrumentation rich in woodwind
17 Sep 15 / Telegraph
Salieri’s entertaining La Grotta di Trofonio materialises in London after 240 years
17 Sep 15 / Seen and Heard
Bampton Classical Opera brings Salieri's opera to Westonbirt School
5 Aug 15 / Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard
Just what the Philosopher ordered
21 Jul 15 / Bachtrack
Superior to Mozart? Salieri opera at Bampton ticks all the right boxes
21 Jul 15 / Seen and Heard
Production details
Stiff, O'Sullivan, Starushkevych, Turner, Merryweather, Harrison
(c) Wingfield (d) Gray
Performance dates
17, 18 July, 31 August, 15 September 2015 (various locations)
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