Daily Archives: October 26, 2010

Tor-e-adore!

by Suzanne Calvin

Word via “Theater Mania” that Paulo Szot, currently starring in the title role of our production of “Don Giovanni” will soon be back onstage at the Met. He’s singing the role of Escamillo the Toreador in the Metropolitan Opera’s production of “Carmen” starting on January 5th. Anita Rachvelishvili will be making her Met Opera debut […]

The Critics Speak, Part Two

by Suzanne Calvin

Wildly divergent opinions on the Dallas Opera’s current production of Mozart’s “Don Giovanni.” Dean Cassella of “DFW Renaissance” thought we did justice to the complexity implied by the term, dramma giocosa. The Associated Press was disappointed overall, here’s the review carried on WFAA.com. Mark-Brian Sonna of John Garcia’s “The Column” and Pegasus News thought it was […]