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9 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 23 2010

Mediocre production of an opera that is less than expected of a Mozart work

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6 reviews
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attended Apr 28 2010

Mediocre production following in the overly conservative tradition of Boston Lyric Opera. Nothing wrong with it, but then nothing particularly right with it either. Opera Boston always makes an effort to try something new within the world of...continued

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4 reviews
2 stars
attended Apr 23 2010

excellent production - well sung, well staged, orchestra was excellent. And it was Mozart - what could be better.

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Website

http://blo.org/2009-2010_idomeneo.html

Description

Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

New BLO production based on scenery and costumes owned by Glimmerglass Opera.

Sung in Italian with projected English translation.

Join BLO for the free Opera Preview talk one hour before curtain led by BLO’s Principal Guest Lecturer, Dr. Elizabeth Seitz.

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Giovanni Battista Varesco after Antoine Danchet’s _Idomenée

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PRODUCTION

Conductor: David Angus*

Stage Director: Lillian Groag

Set Designer: John Conklin

Costume Designer: Constance Hoffman*

Lighting Designer: Robert Wierzel

CAST (In order of vocal appearance)

Ilia:   Camille Zamora*

Idamante:   Sandra Piques Eddy

Elettra:   Caroline Worra*

Idomeneo:   Jason Collins*

Arbace:   Steven Sanders

High Priest:   Neal Ferreira

Neptune:   Craig Phillips

With BLO’s Orchestra and Chorus.

  • BLO Debut

About the Ticket Supplier: Boston Lyric Opera

Boston Lyric Opera (BLO) is New England's most popular opera company. Founded in 1976, BLO is recognized for its artistically excellent productions of a diverse repertoire that entertain and inspire audiences and which feature emerging operatic talent. Its mainstage productions at The Citi Shubert Theatre, live broadcasts on WGBH radio and its traveling production of a fully staged, one-hour English version of a popular opera for schools and families reach some 200,000 people a year.