A more diabolical devilry

Here we have two operas that essentially deal with a similar theme of selling your soul to the devil…

01 April 2016 - 02.04 PM

Tragedy to take breath away

Just when you think tragedy has reached the ultimate depths, along comes Tchaikovsky with an Arctic…

25 March 2016 - 04.03 PM

Emotion upon emotion

Masagni’s “Cavalleria Rusticana” is a classic tale of Sicilian love, betrayal and vengeance in one…

18 March 2016 - 11.03 AM

Right note for Easter

The Easter weekend brings timely performances to the Opera House with Bach’s “St John Passion” and…

11 March 2016 - 10.03 AM

Oscar for “Son of Saul” after almost missing shortlist

Hungarian director László Nemes’ Holocaust drama “Son of Saul” won the Academy Award for Best…

06 March 2016 - 11.03 AM