Opera North - Joshua Reviews
14 July 2020
Henry Waddington (Caleb), Daniel Norman (Joshua)
Fflur Wyn (Achsah), Jake Arditti (Othniel)
Daniel Norman (Joshua), Chorus
Henry Waddington (Caleb), Daniel Norman (Joshua), Jake Arditti (Othniel)
Henry Waddington (Caleb)

Performance reviews

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No. of reviews: 9

Opera North have demonstrated that Joshua clearly belongs in the theatre
8 May 13 / Opera Britannia
Joshua was magnificently delivered by Opera North
5 May 13 / The Observer
Charles Edwards’s new production is a shoestring affair
4 May 13 / The York Press
Director-designer Charles Edwards’ production is less an interpretation, more a cosmetic dressing-up
3 May 13 / Financial Times (via Google)
A precise updating to the early years of the post-war state of Israel works dramatically and emotionally
2 May 13 / What's on Stage
Though the staging is simple, it is consistently effective
2 May 13 / The Stage
An uneasy compromise
2 May 13 / Telegraph
David Fanning finds Opera North’s attempt at Handel's oratorio an uneasy compromise
2 May 13 / Telegraph
Armed with emotion
2 May 13 / The Guardian
Production details
Norman, Wyn, Arditti, Waddington
(c) Layton/Kraus (d) Edwards
Performance dates
30 April, 1, 3, 4 May 2013 (Leeds)
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