Opera North - Don Giovanni Reviews
21 April 2021
William Dazeley (Don Giovanni)
Christopher Turner (Don Ottavio), Meeta Raval (Donna Anna)
Oliver Dunn (Masetto), Claire Wild (Zerlina), Chorus
William Dazeley (Don Giovanni)
Elizabeth Atherton (Donna Elvira)

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Don Giovanni

Opera North


No. of reviews: 14

Mozart himself would have approved of this inventive, silly production
20 Nov 12 / Chronicle Live
It’s dark and nasty, but it is also visually very appealing, fun and racy
9 Nov 12 / What's on Stage
An enjoyable and, it must be said, entertaining production of Don Giovanni
5 Nov 12 / Opera Britannia
Don Giovanni successfully launches Opera North's new season
5 Nov 12 / Bachtrack
Talevi's zany staging is like being walloped into submission with a big stick
5 Nov 12 / The Guardian
No laughing matter
31 Oct 12 / The Spectator
Singing and acting are strong and detailed throughout
20 Oct 12 / Independent
Mozart's Don Giovanni is a notoriously hard opera to direct...
20 Oct 12 / Telegraph
Humour is never far from the surface
14 Oct 12 / The York Press
Opera North’s seasonal opening shot finds its mark with Don Giovanni
9 Oct 12 / Seen and Heard
Humour is never far away
9 Oct 12 / The Stage
Refreshingly unpretentious
3 Oct 12 / What's on Stage
Opera North's production of Don Giovanni offers drama and depth hidden by smoke and mirrors
2 Oct 12 / Telegraph
Director Alessandro Talevi has made an uncharacteristic mess of Mozart’s opera
2 Oct 12 / Financial Times (via Google)
Production details
Cast
Dazeley, Miles/Hargreaves, Raval, Atherton/Diggle, Turner, Wild, Dunn, Druiett
(c) Ringborg/Kraus (d) Talevi
Performance dates
28 September, 5, 12, 17, 20, 26 October, 7, 10, 21, 24 November 2012 (Leeds, Salford Quays & Nottingham)
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