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Opera in the City Festival Double Bill – Bridewell Theatre, London

Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Zanetto Composer: Pietro Mascagni Musical Director: Andrew Charity Stage Director: Pamela Schermann Reviewer: Karl O'Doherty In a strong start to their six-show Opera in the City festival, Time Zone Theatre has mounted the quirky but profound Mozart & Salieri from Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov and a story of frustrated love in Pietro Mascagni’s Zanetto. In the first, we see ...

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Mozart and Salieri – Old Joint Stock, Birmingham

Composer/Libretto: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Musical Director: Andrew Charity Stage Director: Pamela Schermann Reviewer: John Kennedy Tonight’s performance, another first for the Old Joint Stock Theatre (OJS), reaffirms their ‘reverse-Tardis’ ethos - small on the inside/big thinking outside the box. London-based Time Zone Theatre, renowned for their eclectic and derring-do repertoire, premiere this seven venue tour at the OJS closing with an ...

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Orpheus and Eurydice – Rose Theatre Bankside, London

Composer: Christoph Willibald Gluck Director: Pamela Schermann Reviewer: Deborah Klayman Celebrating the tercentenary of the composer’s birth, Time Zone Theatre presents a new English translation of Gluck’s most famous Opera: Orpheus and Eurydice (Orfeo ed Euridice). Based on the Greek myth, Orpheus, devastated by the death of his wife, is aided by the gods in rescuing her from the underworld. ...

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