Monthly Archives: April 2011

Godunov strikes the wooden nail squarely on the head. – Eliot C. Hall’s take on BORIS GODUNOV – FB reviewer

by tdoadmin

  Friday April 1st, 2011 the Dallas Opera unveiled their Boris Godunov as the final offering of their season of ‘Dangerous desires’. Though every production this season was marvelous on it’s own merits it might be argued that the Dallas Opera was saving the best for the last. The fantastic presentation that night was awe […]

Boris Godunov: The Confusion and Conflict of Political Upheaval – Sally-Page Stuck – Facebook Reviewer

by tdoadmin

The Dallas Opera’s production of Modest Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov opened on April 1, 2011.  It is the final production in the Winspear Opera House’s second season. Graeme Jenkins conducted. Stephen Lawless acted as stage director. In October 1983, Russian Filmmaker, Andrei Tarkovsky created this production for the Royal Opera House in London. This opera was […]

"A Triumphant, Richly Beautiful and Intelligent Production"

by tdoadmin

I couldn’t have said it better myself. However, in this case, it was said by Marilee Vergati of “Examiner.com” in this five-star review. Another rave for the Dallas Opera’s production of “Boris Godunov” from D magazine’s Wayne Lee Gay.  Writing for the Front Row blog, Wayne vowed that we met every challenge “brilliantly” and called the […]

“A Triumphant, Richly Beautiful and Intelligent Production”

by Suzanne Calvin

I couldn’t have said it better myself. However, in this case, it was said by Marilee Vergati of “Examiner.com” in this five-star review. Another rave for the Dallas Opera’s production of “Boris Godunov” from D magazine’s Wayne Lee Gay.  Writing for the Front Row blog, Wayne vowed that we met every challenge “brilliantly” and called the […]

Boris Godunov: "World Treasure"

by tdoadmin

The headline in today’s “Opera Warhorses” reads “World Treasure: a Stunning Dallas Opera Revival of Tarkovsky’s Classic, Insightful ‘Boris Godunov’ April 1, 2011″ And from “The Dallas Morning News” we heard from Classical Music Critic Scott Cantrell that “the Dallas Opera Boris Godunov that opened Friday night at the Winspear Opera House would be a triumph […]

Boris Godunov: “World Treasure”

by Suzanne Calvin

The headline in today’s “Opera Warhorses” reads “World Treasure: a Stunning Dallas Opera Revival of Tarkovsky’s Classic, Insightful ‘Boris Godunov’ April 1, 2011″ And from “The Dallas Morning News” we heard from Classical Music Critic Scott Cantrell that “the Dallas Opera Boris Godunov that opened Friday night at the Winspear Opera House would be a triumph […]