Glyndebourne Festival - The Cunning Little Vixen Reviews
21 April 2021
Lucy Crowe (Vixen), Emma Bell (Fox)
General scene
Chorus
Sergei Leiferkaus (Forester)
Lucy Crowe (Vixen)

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The Cunning Little Vixen

Glyndebourne Festival


No. of reviews: 14

Festival di Glyndebourne:”La volpe astuta”
29 May 12 / GBOPERA
Slinky power vixen
28 May 12 / Bloomberg
Musical standards under the direction of Vladimir Jurowski, were exceptional
27 May 12 / The Observer
Glyndebourne's dreadlocks-and-driftwood Janacek misses the Slavic touch
27 May 12 / Independent on Sunday
Glyndebourne is special but opera can inspire on a small scale
26 May 12 / Telegraph
A colorful, moving Little Vixen
26 May 12 / Wall Street Journal
Vladimir Jurowski brings out the craggy grandeur of Janacek’s orchestral landscape
22 May 12 / Evening Standard
Meeting of animal and human worlds has the right earthiness in Melly Still's production
22 May 12 / The Arts Desk
The result feels only halfway to a genuine success
22 May 12 / The Stage
Two powerful performances transcend this prosaic, picture-book production
22 May 12 / Financial Times (via Google)
Melly Still’s new production of Janacek's masterpiece achieves a delicate balance between whimsy and mysticism
22 May 12 / Telegraph
It looks magical and it behaves like the naive woodcut it is
22 May 12 / Independent
A musical joy from beginning to end
21 May 12 / Classical Source
A 'brush' with greatness in Glyndebourne's superb
21 May 12 / Music OMH
Interview: Sergei Leiferkus
Baritone Sergei Leiferkus, singing the Forester in Glyndebourne's current production of Cunning Little Vixen, talks about the opera.
The Cunning Little Vixen brings animal magic to Glyndebourne
With its cast of bloodthirsty foxes, lazy hens and mischievous frogs, Janácek's opera is joy – and a powerful reminder of the force of nature.
Interview with soprano Lucy Crowe ahead of Little Vixen
At Glyndebourne, Lucy Crowe pauses on her dizzying ascent to stardom to talk to Rupert Christiansen.
Production details
Cast
Crowe, Bell, Leiferkus, Rigby, Schelomianski, Thompson, Rigby, Schelomianski, Thompson, Dazeley, Judson, Pring
(c) Jurowski (d) Still
Performance dates
20, 24, 27, 29, 31 May, 3, 7, 10, 13, 16, 19, 22, 28 June 2012
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