Opera North - Dido and Aeneas Reviews
9 July 2020

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Dido and Aeneas

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No. of reviews: 8

Effective Poulenc, disappointing Purcell from Opera North
18 Mar 13 / Seen and Heard
It is as spectacle that this production will, perhaps, be most remembered
19 Feb 13 / The Stage
Poulenc and Purcell make for an enjoyable if uneven coupling
19 Feb 13 / The Arts Desk
The net effect is horrid
19 Feb 13 / Telegraph
This double bill of Poulenc and Purcell is an enjoyable experience
18 Feb 13 / Opera Britannia
Poulenc and Purcell make for a perfect pairing
18 Feb 13 / Financial Times (via Google)
Pamela Helen Stephen distils a touching Dido
17 Feb 13 / The York Press
Pamela Helen Stephen offers a sumptuously sung Queen of Carthage
16 Feb 13 / The Guardian
Production details
Cast
Stephen, Rhodes, Freston, Shipp/Carrington, Moon, Mott, Arditti, Watts
(c) Davies (d) Collins
Performance dates
14, 17, 19, 21, 23 February, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22 March 2013 (Leeds, Belfast, Salford Quays & Nottingham)
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