Unable to be locked-down in the usual Paris garret tenor Bechara Moufarrej in Lebanon and Russian baritone Alexey Gusev give us a bit of La Bohème Act 1 with friends in Germany, Serbia and Ukraine: https://youtu.be/tJb3F35ZFkA. I’m a bit worried about that cough …
Director Harry Fehr’s production of Tosca for Nederlandse Reisopera is described as an “edge-of-your-seat thriller” by Opera Today. “It all plays out like a nail-biting thriller. Fehr has a firm grip on the singers’ direction and they did him proud.” Just two remaining performances left – view the trailer.
View the video trailer for Harry Fehr’s latest production, Tosca for the Nederlandse Reisopera here. Trouw ****, NRC ****, Telegraaf **** Touring until November 14.
Director Harry Fehr stages La Bohème for Clonter Opera Theatre, Cheshire on July 20, 22(m), 24, 26 & 28 with a cast that includes Bechara Moufarrej singing Rodolfo and Alexey Gusev as Marcello. Clive Timms conducts.
Director Harry Fehr‘s staging of L’elisir d’amore (Elskovsdrikken) for Den Jyske Opera has won the Production of the Year category at the CPHCulture Theatre Experiences of the Year Awards. Full review here. Next season Harry makes his Dutch début with Tosca for the Nederlandse Reisopera and his US début directing Orlando for San Francisco Opera.
Sarah Fahie revives the Richard Jones staging, plus her own choreography and movement, of Il Trittico at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Nicola Luisotti conducts the award-winning production with performances on February 25, 29, March 3, 5, 8, & 15.
The DVD of Royal Opera House production of Il Trittico, featuring choreography and movement direction by Sarah Fahie, has won the in the DVD category of the inaugural Opera Awards. Richard Jones’ production was conducted by Anthony Pappano and is released on the Opus Arte label.