Opera Australia - Werther Reviews
24 August 2019
Michael Fabiano (Werther)
Elena Maximova (Charlotte)
Richard Anderson (Le Bailli), Children's Chorus
Michael Fabiano (Werther), Elena Maximova (Charlotte)
Elena Maximova (Charlotte), Michael Fabiano (Werther)

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Werther

Opera Australia


No. of reviews: 5

Suicide is painless when Massenet pulls the strings
2 Mar 19 / J-Wire
Michael Fabiano makes a promising role debut, but the real star is Elena Maximova's vividly realised Charlotte
1 Mar 19 / Limelight
American tenor Michael Fabiano did a fantastic job in his debut as Werther
27 Feb 19 / Performing Arts Hub
The two leads make welcome returns to Australia as even shinier stars
26 Feb 19 / Daily Review
Joys aplenty among Werther's sorrows
25 Feb 19 / Sydney Morning Herald
Lise Lindstrom: blood and guts
As she prepares to unveil her Salome for Opera Australia, Lise Lindstrom discusses the role’s myriad challenges, finding empathy for a ruined princess, and why she had to leave Nilsson behind.
Production details
Cast
Maximova, Alleaume, Fabiano, Gabbedy, Anderson, Jones, Moran, Qi, Dowsley
(c) Montanaro (d) Moshinsky
Performance dates
22, 26, 28 February, 2, 4, 7, 9(m), 11 March 2019 (Sydney)
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