Tag Archives: ENO

Fiona Shaw directs Mozart’s opera

Fiona Shaw directs Mozart’s opera

Robert Tanitch reviews ENO’s The Marriage of Figaro at London Coliseum King Louis XV1 banned Beaumarchais’ Marriage of Figaro in 1778, finding the attacks on the social order and the mockery of author ...
Lovers to bed, ‘tis almost fairy time

Lovers to bed, ‘tis almost fairy time

Robert Tanitch reviews ENO’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream at London Coliseum In 1662 Samuel Pepys saw A Midsummer Night’s Dream for the first time and thought it the most insipid ridiculous play he had e ...
World premiere of Nico Muhly’s opera, Marnie

World premiere of Nico Muhly’s opera, Marnie

Robert Tanitch reviews ENO’s Marnie at London Coliseum Nico Muhly’s opera, conducted by Martyn Brabbins and directed by Michael Mayer, is a co-production between ENO and Metropolitan Opera New York, A ...