Teatro Real, Madrid - Madrid
19 March 2019

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Je suis narcissiste

Teatro Real, Madrid


No. of reviews: 2

Las cuitas de Clotilde
12 Mar 19 / Beckmesser
Raquel García-Tomás' Je suis narcissiste premières in Madrid, ma non troppo
9 Mar 19 / Bachtrack
Idomeneo

Teatro Real, Madrid


No. of reviews: 16

A politically poetic staging
12 Mar 19 / Opera News
Idomeneo nostro contemporaneo
9 Mar 19 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
Idomeneo: epopeya contemporánea
6 Mar 19 / Opera World (Spanish)
Lo spettacolo reca impressa in ogni aspetto la firma evidente di Robert Carsen
5 Mar 19 / GBOPERA
Idoménée et la guerre en Méditerranée
27 Feb 19 / ConcertoNet (French)
Outstanding production and impressive conducting in Teatro Real’s new Idomeneo
25 Feb 19 / Seen and Heard
Idomeneo, por Bolton y Carsen: humano, demasiado humano
25 Feb 19 / Bachtrack (Spanish)
La emocionante actualidad de Mozart
23 Feb 19 / abc.es
Dislexia, esquizofrenia, guerra
22 Feb 19 / El Mundo
Idomeneo, primer y segundo reparto
22 Feb 19 / Beckmesser
Grecia existe
21 Feb 19 / El Pais
Mozart salva a los refugiados de morir ahogados entre los gritos del Teatro Real
21 Feb 19 / El Español
‘Idomeneo’, los dioses bajan del Olimpo a un campo de refugiados
21 Feb 19 / shangay
Refugiados y la guerra de Siria para un manifiesto pacifista
21 Feb 19 / El Asombrario
El público de Madrid aplaude la ópera de Mozart Idomeneo en el Teatro Real
21 Feb 19 / El Imparcial
El público abuchea la versión pacifista del 'Idomeneo' de Mozart en el Teatro Real
21 Feb 19 / El Confidencial
Robert Carsen
"El nacionalismo vuelve porque somos incapaces de aprender de nuestra avaricia"
Das Rheingold

Teatro Real, Madrid


No. of reviews: 12

Wagner: el principio es el final
7 Feb 19 / El Pais
The discreet charm of the gods
7 Feb 19 / ConcertoNet (English)
La regia è quella che Robert Carsen produsse per l’Opera di Colonia nel 2000
2 Feb 19 / GBOPERA
Le Teatro Real entame une Tétralogie
1 Feb 19 / ConcertoNet (French)
Angoissante descente aux enfers
30 Jan 19 / Concertclassic.com
Lo que podía haber sido….
30 Jan 19 / Opera World (Spanish)
A pale Rheingold begins Teatro Real's revival of Carsen’s Ring
23 Jan 19 / Bachtrack
El Oro del Rin, la ecología y el mito
22 Jan 19 / Beckmesser
A sturdy cast
22 Jan 19 / OperaWire
‘Das Rheingold’, un ‘Anillo eco’ en el Teatro Real
22 Jan 19 / shangay
Arranca el segundo Anillo de la historia del Real
22 Jan 19 / Codalario
Madrid’s Ring cycle begins with a stirring Das Rheingold
21 Jan 19 / Seen and Heard
Turandot

Teatro Real, Madrid


No. of reviews: 18

Doble Turandot
21 Jan 19 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)
Turandot secondo Wilson
3 Jan 19 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
Turandot: la statique et la dynamique
27 Dec 18 / ConcertoNet (French)
Il pubblico assiste e reagisce con lo stupore di un fanciullo
22 Dec 18 / GBOPERA
Turandot: y el hielo venció
19 Dec 18 / Opera World (Spanish)
Brillantez vocal en el Turandot del Teatro Real (primer reparto)
19 Dec 18 / Opera World (Spanish)
L’odyssée lumineuse de Bob Wilson
12 Dec 18 / Opera Online
Turandot en el Real: notable intermitencia (primer reparto)
7 Dec 18 / Bachtrack (Spanish)
Fastes et farces de l’Empire céleste
7 Dec 18 / Concertclassic.com
Una hierática Turandot proyecta luces y sombras sobre el escenario del Real (segundo reparto)
5 Dec 18 / Bachtrack (Spanish)
A musically outstanding Turandot at the Teatro Real
5 Dec 18 / Seen and Heard
Irene Theorin proved that Turandot can be cruel and strong without screaming the part
4 Dec 18 / OperaWire
Retour gagnant de Bob Wilson dans Puccini
4 Dec 18 / Olyrix
Plein les oreilles et plein les yeux
4 Dec 18 / Forum Opéra
Escenografía nada fascinante, reparto gris y una dirección musical mediocre
4 Dec 18 / El Cierre Digital
La gélida 'Turandot' de Robert Wilson divide al Teatro Real
4 Dec 18 / El Periódico
Se investiga el caso «Turandot»
4 Dec 18 / abc.es
Y en ‘Turandot’ se hizo la luz
4 Dec 18 / El Pais
Faust

Teatro Real, Madrid


No. of reviews: 13

Ultimately, this was a night that was elevated only by truly great singers
21 Nov 18 / OperaWire
Fausto en el Teatro Real
19 Oct 18 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)
Troppi colori per Faust
3 Oct 18 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
Faust, segundo reparto
2 Oct 18 / Beckmesser
De la vocation faustienne de la Fura
2 Oct 18 / ConcertoNet (French)
Il "Faust" di Gounod inaugura la stagione del Teatro Real di Madrid
1 Oct 18 / GBOPERA
La Fura dels Baus’ Faust 5.1 opens the new season at the Teatro Real
25 Sep 18 / Bachtrack
Piotr Beczala proves to be an artistic heir to Alfredo Kraus in Teatro Real’s Faust
25 Sep 18 / Seen and Heard
Lo posthumano como infierno: segundo reparto de Faust en el Teatro Real
24 Sep 18 / Bachtrack (Spanish)
Una perversión mefistofélica
20 Sep 18 / abc.es
Con Goethe en la distancia
20 Sep 18 / El Pais
Crónica del lado oscuro del ser humano
20 Sep 18 / El Asombrario
«La Fura» provoca al público del Real con sus lazos amarillos
20 Sep 18 / La Razón
Only the sound remains

Teatro Real, Madrid


No. of reviews: 5

Onirismo hipnótico
14 Nov 18 / Opera World (Spanish)
La versatilità di Kaija
14 Nov 18 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
La poétique du sacré, la dramatique du rêve
2 Nov 18 / ConcertoNet (French)
Echoes in the comfort zone
29 Oct 18 / Bachtrack
A minimalist opera in a minimalist production
25 Oct 18 / Seen and Heard
Thaïs

Teatro Real, Madrid


No. of reviews: 2

Una ocasión desaprovechada
3 Sep 18 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)
Domingo y Jaho protagonizan Thaïs en el Teatro Real
30 Jul 18 / Bachtrack (Spanish)
Lucia di Lammermoor

Teatro Real, Madrid


No. of reviews: 9

Lucia di Lammermoor, il canto al quadrato
7 Jul 18 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
Apoteosis lírica
4 Jul 18 / Opera World (Spanish)
Ismael Jordi fue un brillante Edgardo
3 Jul 18 / Beckmesser
Lisette Oropesa è un soprano di grande valore
3 Jul 18 / GBOPERA
L’amour, la haine et les fantômes
2 Jul 18 / ConcertoNet (French)
Lucia di Lammermoor makes a triumphant return to the Teatro Real
29 Jun 18 / Seen and Heard
Camarena does it again
28 Jun 18 / Bachtrack
Madness in Madrid
28 Jun 18 / Forum Opéra
“Lucia” TR, claridad vocal, oscuridad escénica
26 Jun 18 / Beckmesser
Die Soldaten

Teatro Real, Madrid


No. of reviews: 9

La straordinaria complessità musicale dell’opera è certamente indagata e rilevata da Pablo Heras-Casado
9 Jun 18 / GBOPERA
Deconstrucción de “Die Soldaten” en el Teatro Real
30 May 18 / Beckmesser
Violencia contemporánea
30 May 18 / Opera World (Spanish)
Zimmermann’s Die Soldaten triumphs in its Spanish premiere
30 May 18 / Seen and Heard
La inocencia perdida
28 May 18 / Bachtrack (Spanish)
Madrid scopre Die Soldaten
23 May 18 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
“Die Soldaten”, metáfora de la crueldad
22 May 18 / Beckmesser
Formidable spectacle
22 May 18 / ConcertoNet (French)
Au Teatro Real, le trash sublime Die Soldaten
20 May 18 / Opera Online
Street Scene

Teatro Real, Madrid


No. of reviews: 10

“Street Scene”, Kurt Weill vuelve al Real
30 May 18 / Beckmesser
Kurt Weill comes back to Teatro Real
30 May 18 / Seen and Heard
Street Scene: folk opera, vérisme...?
12 Mar 18 / ConcertoNet (French)
Street Scene, la cotidianidad como máxima
23 Feb 18 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)
La New York di Weill
20 Feb 18 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
A marble and a star: a vivid Street Scene at the Teatro Real
17 Feb 18 / Bachtrack
«Street Scene», frontera sin muro
15 Feb 18 / abc.es
Street Scene, obra maestra de Kurt Weill
15 Feb 18 / Periodista Digital
La ópera americana se consolida en el Real
15 Feb 18 / Beckmesser
'Street Scene' enciende las luces de neón en el Teatro Real y corona al tenor Joel Prieto
15 Feb 18 / Europa Press
Aida

Teatro Real, Madrid


No. of reviews: 13

A visual feast
12 May 18 / The Opera Critic
Un'Aida estetizzante al Teatro Real
22 Mar 18 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
Finalmente un’Aida con le piramidi, le sfingi, le mummie, e tutto il cucuzzaro!
22 Mar 18 / Opera secondo me
Aida en el Teatro Real: anacronismo escénico
21 Mar 18 / Opera World (Spanish)
A bout de souffle
21 Mar 18 / Forum Opéra
Nicola Luisotti si impegna per porgere un suono orchestrale massiccio e imponente
20 Mar 18 / GBOPERA
A tale of two princesses: a dusty Aida revived at the Teatro Real
14 Mar 18 / Bachtrack
Aïda, vingt ans après
14 Mar 18 / ConcertoNet (French)
Crítica de los tres repartos de “Aida” en el Real
13 Mar 18 / Beckmesser
Aida at the Teatro Real with three casts and some brilliant singers
12 Mar 18 / Seen and Heard
El Teatro Real recibe con entusiasmo y emoción 'Aida' 20 años después
9 Mar 18 / 20minutos
Aida: sólo faltaba el elefante
9 Mar 18 / El Mundo
“Aida” en el Real, imagen lujosa y tópica
9 Mar 18 / Beckmesser
Gloriana

Teatro Real, Madrid


No. of reviews: 17

Dios salve a Deshorties
2 May 18 / Opera World (Spanish)
Deux belles distributions
1 May 18 / ConcertoNet (French)
Sulla scena dominano la figura e la voce di Anna Caterina Antonacci
30 Apr 18 / GBOPERA
Mortua sed non sepulta
26 Apr 18 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)
Tardive, mais éclatante revanche
24 Apr 18 / Forum Opéra
Britten, la regina, nuova vita
23 Apr 18 / L'Ape musicale
David McVicar exalte les charmes vénéneux de la Gloriana de Britten
22 Apr 18 / Diapason
Gloriannacaterina!
20 Apr 18 / Wanderer
Flamboyante résurrection
19 Apr 18 / Concertclassic.com
The vindication of a neglected masterpiece: a landmark Gloriana at the Teatro Real
18 Apr 18 / Bachtrack
McVicar did this absurdly neglected work proud
18 Apr 18 / We left at the interval...
Better late than never: Britten’s Gloriana makes an impressive Madrid debut
16 Apr 18 / Seen and Heard
Teatro Real aplaude el estreno de 'Gloriana', el retrato oscuro y humano de Isabel I de Inglaterra
15 Apr 18 / rtve
Todas las reinas son humanas
15 Apr 18 / El Español
¡Larga vida a ‘Gloriana’!
15 Apr 18 / El Pais
“Gloriana”, ácido y elocuente fresco
15 Apr 18 / Beckmesser
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