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La Traviata – King’s Head Theatre, London

Writer: Becca Marriott Director: Helena Jackson Reviewer: Karl O'Doherty There’s certainly some “reimagining” done here, but not much of it is “radical”. Musically enjoyable, the new draft of the storyline and libretto from Becca Marriott (also one of the alternating singers for Violetta) seeks to modernise the plot, bringing in contemporary references and language. Engaging and sharp in places, it, ...

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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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