Metropolitan Opera - The Nose Reviews
5 December 2016
Paolo Szot (Kovalyov)
Paolo Szot (Kovalyov), Chorus
Frank Colardo (The Nose), Ensemble
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Paolo Szot (Kovalyov)

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The Nose

Metropolitan Opera

No. of reviews: 19

Un alboroto merecido
16 Jun 10 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)
Superbly absurd Nose-on-the-run
29 Mar 10 / Classics Today
Cherchez le nez
27 Mar 10 / Out West Arts
Kentridge ficca il "Naso" al Met
27 Mar 10 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
Der erschossene Gesichtserker
20 Mar 10 / Die Welt
With The Nose, the Metropolitan Opera is, at least for now, a part of New York’s intellectual life
13 Mar 10 / Opera Britannia
Regarding ‘The Nose’: What did the art critic think of the opera?
11 Mar 10 / New York Times
The sweet smell of success
10 Mar 10 / Wall Street Journal
On The Nose - the first truly memorable production of the Met’s season
10 Mar 10 / New York Observer
Call it opera of the absurd
9 Mar 10 / Financial Times
Endlich die ersehnte Sensation
9 Mar 10 / FAZ
Breath of fresh air
8 Mar 10 / New York Post
Severed nose takes a walk through St. Petersburg
8 Mar 10 / Bloomberg
Reality takes it on the chin in 'The Nose' at the Metropolitan Opera
8 Mar 10 / Dallas Morning News
Met’s brilliant production of “The Nose” is nothing to sneeze at
8 Mar 10 / Classical Review
Met premieres Shostakovich's absurdist 'The Nose'
7 Mar 10 / San Francisco Chronicle
Reality takes in on the chin in 'The Nose' at the Metropolitan Opera
7 Mar 10 / Dallas Morning News
Kentrridge offers a panoply of effects
7 Mar 10 / Theater Mania
Picture this: A nose on the loose
7 Mar 10 / New York Times
Gordon Gietz on his Metropolitan Opera debut as a lifesize nose
Young tenor Gordon Gietz makes his Metropolitan Opera debut in William Kentridge’s highly anticipated new production of Shostakovich’s The Nose.
Baritone reverses Ezio Pinza's route to Met
Paulo Szot is retracing Pinza's steps — backward. After two years of playing de Becque to great acclaim in a revival of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical, Szot is making his Met debut.
Production details
Szot, Popov, Gietz
(c) Gergiev (d) Kentridge
Performance dates
5, 11, 13(m), 18, 23, 25 March 2010
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