Yearly Archives: 2008

"Fledermaus" Earns Rave Reviews

by tdoadmin

Our second production of the season is being applauded and cheered by critics and audiences alike.  Sung in English, with gorgeous sets and costumes, topical humor, and a bevy of Can-Can girls…well, what’s not to like about “Die Fledermaus” by Johann Strauss Junior (the other Waltz King)?  Classical Music Critic Scott Cantrell reviews for The […]

“Fledermaus” Earns Rave Reviews

by Suzanne Calvin

Our second production of the season is being applauded and cheered by critics and audiences alike.  Sung in English, with gorgeous sets and costumes, topical humor, and a bevy of Can-Can girls…well, what’s not to like about “Die Fledermaus” by Johann Strauss Junior (the other Waltz King)?  Classical Music Critic Scott Cantrell reviews for The […]

"Ich bin ein Berliner"…and a citizen of the world

by tdoadmin

The longtime music director of Berlin State Opera (among his many prestigious gigs) has finally made his long-awaited Metropolitan Opera debut and the result, critics say, is magic. The too-brilliant-by-half Daniel Barenboim evidently coaxed new sounds from one of the world’s great orchestras (described as “warmer” and “duskier”), enroute to a powerhouse performance of Tristan […]

“Ich bin ein Berliner”…and a citizen of the world

by Suzanne Calvin

The longtime music director of Berlin State Opera (among his many prestigious gigs) has finally made his long-awaited Metropolitan Opera debut and the result, critics say, is magic. The too-brilliant-by-half Daniel Barenboim evidently coaxed new sounds from one of the world’s great orchestras (described as “warmer” and “duskier”), enroute to a powerhouse performance of Tristan […]