English National Opera - La fanciulla del West Reviews
19 April 2021
Peter Auty (Dick Johnson), Susan Bullock (Minnie)
Jimmy Holliday (Billy Jackrabbit), Graham Clark (Nick)
General scene
Leigh Melrose (Sonora)
Susan Bullock (Minnie)

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La fanciulla del West

English National Opera

No. of reviews: 19

Demasiados errores en “La Fanciulla del West”
4 Nov 14 / Beckmesser
That´s my girl!
14 Oct 14 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)
That´s my girl!
13 Oct 14 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)
ENO’s The Girl of the Golden West is irresistibly seductive
9 Oct 14 / The Spectator
The ENO deserve to score a big hit with this new Richard Jones production of Fanciulla
8 Oct 14 / Mark Ronan's Theatre Reviews
ENO takes a verismo approach to Puccini’s Wild West opera
6 Oct 14 / Financial Times (via Google)
The evening’s highs far outweigh the lows
6 Oct 14 / Music OMH
A great cowboy story
5 Oct 14 / Express
Puccini's Less Known Western Opera Opens at the ENO
5 Oct 14 / The Huffington Post
An exciting debut in the pit and another on stage set the seal on ENO’s terrific new Girl of the Golden West
5 Oct 14 / The Observer
The detailed portrayal of the mining community is compelling
4 Oct 14 / The Guardian
Richard Jones's simple, sincere approach to Puccini's masterpiece is a winning formula 5 out of 5 stars03 Oct 2014 | Comment
4 Oct 14 / Telegraph
ENO’s La Fanciulla fails to evoke Wild West
4 Oct 14 / Seen and Heard
Keri-Lynn Wilson (in her UK debut) had the measure of Puccini’s finest score
4 Oct 14 / Classical Source
Jones’ concept is a traditional and literal one
4 Oct 14 / Opera Britannia
ENO wins a significant success with Richard Jones’ sincere new staging
4 Oct 14 / The Stage
There’s little here that would rock the steadily progressive Met
4 Oct 14 / The Arts Desk
Opera's Spaghetti Western: Puccini's Girl of the Golden West at ENO
4 Oct 14 / Bachtrack
Puccini's gold rush western returns to ENO after a 50-year absence
4 Oct 14 / What's on Stage
Production details
Bullock, Colclough, Auty, Clark/Roberts, Masters, Melrose, Dwyer, McGovern, Rice, Furness, Baker, Humphreys
(c) Wilson (d) Jones
Performance dates
2, 10, 15, 18, 22, 24, 27, 30 October, 1 November 2014
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