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"Ariadne Auf Naxos"
7 ratings
4.1 average rating
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21 events
4 reviews
3 stars
attended Mar 12 2010

Well sung, nicely staged, beautiful music, unusual libretto. Worth going to.

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15 reviews
20 stars
attended Mar 17 2010

This is a very unusual opera: part spoof and part serious. The staging and singing are excellent. From a plot standpoint, the first act and beginning of the second act are wonderful. The spoof part is forgotten by Strauss toward the end of the...continued

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13 reviews
3 stars
attended Mar 17 2010

Again we thought the Boston Lyric Opera staged a wonderful performance of Ariadne Auf Naxos. The voices were beautiful and powerful and the staging and costumes were creative.

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Description

Backstage egos and archetypes collide when an unseen producer makes changes to an opera just before the curtain rises. This opera within an opera juxtaposes comedy and lost love and is rife with rich textures and ravishing melody. It’s the feel-good Greek tragedy of the season!