Opera Holland Park - Zazà Reviews
15 April 2021

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Zazà

Opera Holland Park


No. of reviews: 19

Another feather in the cap of Opera Holland Park
2 Aug 17 / The Opera Critic
A fascinating rediscovery
27 Jul 17 / The Spectator
Bouncing back
25 Jul 17 / The Critics' Circle
Leoncavallo's French music-hall drama receives a rare UK staging
24 Jul 17 / Planet Hugill
Comedic Leoncavallo: another success at Opera Holland Park
24 Jul 17 / Seen and Heard
Opera Holland Park has long been champion of the neglected operas from the 19th and early 20th century
24 Jul 17 / Express
This Zazà is another feather in Opera Holland Park’s cap
23 Jul 17 / Daily Mail
Anne Sophie Duprels provides a deeply involving portrayal of Zazà
22 Jul 17 / Music OMH
The make-up is slapped on thickly in this new production of Leoncavallo’s Zazà
21 Jul 17 / Opera Today
Verismo with a capital V
20 Jul 17 / Bachtrack
Opera Holland Park has done a grand job!
20 Jul 17 / Classical Source
Director Marie Lambert has not done enough to flesh out the drama in Leoncavallo’s opera
20 Jul 17 / Financial Times (via Google)
This rare Leoncavallo work, about a Parisian showgirl’s love affair, leaves it too late to pluck the heartstrings
20 Jul 17 / The Times
Anne Sophie Dupreis excels in the title role
20 Jul 17 / Independent
A richly detailed production
20 Jul 17 / The Stage
Leoncavallo's lush, darkly romantic opera in a rare showing by London's Italian specialists
20 Jul 17 / What's on Stage
Skilfully evoked tragedy can go a shenanigan too far
19 Jul 17 / Evening Standard
A moving star turn in an exemplary revival
19 Jul 17 / Telegraph
Leoncavallo's tale of deceit saddens, startles and stirs
19 Jul 17 / The Guardian
Production details
Cast
Duprels, Winter, Ansell, Edmonds, Montero, Burkhard, Cleverton, Wade, Brignall, Bradley, Rochford, Skillett, Ippolito, Stenson, Hewett
(c) Robinson (d) Lambert
Performance dates
18, 20, 22, 27, 29 July 2017
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