Franz Schreker's The Stigmatized (Die Gezeichneten) from LA Opera
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The last date listed for The Stigmatized (Die Gezeichneten) was Saturday April 24, 2010 / 7:30pm.
Currently at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion:
- Full Price:
- $65.00 - $75.00
- Our Price:
- $32.00 - $52.00
Now in its 60th year, the pioneering Paul Taylor Dance Company stages several of its acclaimed pieces at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. Dubbed the "naughty boy" of dance by Martha Graham, Taylor's not only one of the greatest modern choreographers of the 20th century, he's also one of the 21st century's most daring innovators, still creating well into his 80s. His 16-member company embodies his continuing genius and nurtures new talent -- Tony winners Twyla Tharp and David Parsons are among its many distinguished alumni. Expect a wonderful show of kinetic movement, enthralling storytelling and surprising humor from one of the true legends of the form. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
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If you go rarely to the opera, this will be a challenging work. Even for a fan like me, the music takes some patience, but it was an event worth attending and well sung. More appropriate staging would have made the opera easier to enjoy. The seats provided were excellent; almost in the center of the front balcony. Great value.
Quotes & Highlights
- "...vacillates between melodies of Mediterranean grace and textures of otherworldly complexity...One scene melts into another with cinematic ease." --<em>The New Yorker</em>
- "affecting and sympathetic" --<em>The New York Times</em> (on Robert Brubaker in the role of Alviano in the Salzburg Festival performance of <em>Die Gezeichneten</em>)
An unlikely love triangle plays out amidst a group of decadent nobles, who are marked by lust, branded by depravity and stigmatized for their own unspeakable acts. The mystery of the paradise garden island, with its secret love grotto, climaxes in a shocking revelation. This voluptuously evocative work springs to vivid life under the baton of James Conlon and stage direction of the internationally celebrated Ian Judge. Anja Kampe, (Fidelio, Il Tabarro and Die Walküre) takes the part of the work's main love interest, Carlotta. Robert Brubaker makes his LA Opera debut as the tortured Alviano. Returning LA Opera favorites are James Johnson (The Dwarf and The Birds), and Martin Gantner (Tannhäuser).
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