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Tristan and Isolde Reviews

The Kennedy Center - Opera House (Washington, DC)

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3.9 average rating
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1 review
0 stars
attended Sep 24 2013

A first rate performance. Great soprano lead and wonderful orchestral playing.

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98 reviews
17 stars
attended Sep 18 2013

excellent production, highly recommended. Also, the Goldstar section had great seats. This is a very long opera, but never boring.

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41 reviews
2 stars
attended Sep 24 2013

If you are a Wagner fan, you may enjoy this opera. I'd never seen one of his operas and now I will never see another. It's ponderous and clunky and not much happens. The libretto is not poetic and the characters are not sympathetic. It's a lot of...continued

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2 reviews
3 stars
attended Sep 27 2013

Debra Voight, the main soprano for the performance was substituted by another singer on 9/27. She was definitely not the same caliber or talent. We are disappointed to purchase tickets then have the major star bow out. The main reason for...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Sep 24 2013

Not my favorite Wagner - as always, obnoxiously and unnecessarily long. The staging was odd.
To be fair, I'm not a huge opera fan. But as opera goes, this one was not memorable. I don't think that I was alone, either. There were no rousing...continued

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