The Royal Opera - Eugene Onegin Reviews
3 June 2020
Simon Keenlyside (Eugene Onegin)
Krassimira Stoyanova (Tatiana)
Pavol Breslik (Lensky)
Simon Keenlyside (Eugene Onegin)
Simon Keenlyside (Eugene Onegin)

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Eugene Onegin

The Royal Opera

No. of reviews: 14

Entre carta y carta ...
28 Feb 13 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)
A battle of directorial big-guns
16 Feb 13 / Telegraph
Excellent Eugene Onegin let down by lacklustre conducting
13 Feb 13 / Seen and Heard
Double trouble
10 Feb 13 / The Observer
Bizarre ‘Eugene Onegin’; Crude ‘Traviata’
6 Feb 13 / Bloomberg
Onegin si sdoppia
6 Feb 13 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
As drama it was just a little anaemic
6 Feb 13 / Classical Source
It’s debatable whether this interesting directorial take plays fair with the opera
6 Feb 13 / Independent
Heartbreaking emotional intelligence in Kasper Holten's approach to Tchaikovsky's lyrical scenes
6 Feb 13 / The Arts Desk
An uncertain directorial debut for Holten
6 Feb 13 / The Stage
It's deeply flawed musically
6 Feb 13 / The Guardian
The conducting is as heartless as the staging
6 Feb 13 / Financial Times (via Google)
Kasper Holten's new production of Eugene Onegin is puppyishly over-excited
6 Feb 13 / Telegraph
An intelligent, thoughtful take on Pushkin and Tchaikovsky’s classic
5 Feb 13 / Opera Britannia
Interview: Krassimira Stoyanova
Bulgarian soprano Krassimira Stoyanova is currently performing the role of Tatyana in Kasper Holten’s much-anticipated new Royal Opera production of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin.
Eugene Onegin: unchain my heart
Eugene Onegin, Tchaikovsky's opera about love and loss, is one of the most seductive works in the repertoire. Kasper Holten on why he's making it his directorial debut at Covent Garden.
Production details
Montague, Stoyanova, Maximova, Wilkinson, Keenlyside, Breslik, Rose, Mortagne, de Souza
(c) Ticciati (d) Holten
Performance dates
4, 6, 9, 11, 14, 16, 20 February 2013
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