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Lucia di Lammermoor: operatic wonder

“Enthralling” is the one-word description for the current Austin Lyric Opera production of Lucia di Lammermoor. We all know that this is a peak allergy season, but there was seldom even a half-suppressed cough or sneeze to be heard; through most of the evening there was not a sound except from the stage and the [...]
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“Lucia di Lammermoor returns to Seattle Opera

Music / Classical : The Gathering Note (4 years ago)

By R.M. Campbell When Speight Jenkins, general director of Seattle Opera, was not in his usual seat just prior to the beginning of Donizetti’s “Lucia di Lammermoor” Saturday night at McCaw Hall, there were worries: the soprano had a... Read Post

Lucia at the Lyric

United States / Chicago : A/C (3 years ago)

Last night I went to the Lyric Opera's performance of Lucia di Lammermoor, a classic tragedy in every sense of the word. 'Family A' conquers 'Family B' - Female of 'Family A' falls for remaining 'Family B' member - they... Read Post

Lucia di Lammermoor at Opera Holland Park

Music / Classical : Planet Hugill (2 years ago)

The weather seemed to match the opera's dark subject matter for the opening night (7 June) of Opera Holland Park's new season. The opera chosen was Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor in a production directed by Olivia Fuchs and designe... Read Post

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