Polly Graham directs Sir Peter Maxwell Davies’ Kommilitonen! for Welsh National Youth Opera with Alice Farnham conducting. The performances at the Memo Arts Centre in Barry, South Wales take place on July 27, 28, 29 & 30, pm & eve.
“… I Capuleti is a model of directorial discipline.” 4* The Times
“Harry Fehr’s modern-dress I Capuleti e I Montecchi, Bellini’s first big hit, worked especially well” The Sunday Times
“ The festival’s second offering, Harry Fehr’s staging of Bellini’s Romeo and Juliet opera, I Capuleti e i Montecchi, is more consistently assured.” The Guardian
The Arts Desk 4* – Bachtrack 4* – Planet Hughill 5*
Director Harry Fehr realises I Capuleti e i Montecchi at the Buxton Festival with sets and costumes by Yannis Thavoris. Justin Doyle conducts the performances at Buxton Opera House on July 9, 13, 16, 20 and 23. Read Harry’s take on the piece I Capuleti – why now?