The Royal Opera - Glare Reviews
5 June 2020
Sky Ingram (Lea), Clare Presland (Christina)
Clare Presland (Christina), Amar Muchhala (Alex), Sky Ingram (Lea)
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Amar Muchhala (Alex)
Clare Presland (Christina)

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No. of reviews: 9

Glare is clearly driven, or so it seems, by Dübgen’s libretto
25 Nov 14 / Boulezian
The dream girl isn’t quite what she seems in the Søren Nils Eichberg’s Glare
23 Nov 14 / The Observer
Raunchy, unsettling and sometimes downright scary
18 Nov 14 / The Upcoming
Søren Nils Eichberg’s ‘robot opera’ strains to find its voice
18 Nov 14 / The Guardian
A new sci-fi opera rescued from bathos by its musical excellence
18 Nov 14 / What's on Stage
A short thriller
18 Nov 14 / The Arts Desk
Mild palpitations only in Eichberg’s ‘operatic thriller’ Glare
18 Nov 14 / Bachtrack
The success of this gritty ‘AI’ opera is due mainly to its inventive, edgy score
18 Nov 14 / The Stage
All in all, a confident and assured presentation
18 Nov 14 / Classical Source
Production details
Ingram, Muchhala, Presland, Riches
(c) Paterson (d) Strassberger
Performance dates
14, 15, 18, 19, 21, 22 November 2014
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