Opera

Welsh National Opera: The Cunning Little Vixen at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Welsh National Opera’s The Cunning Little Vixen, at the Theatre Royal Plymouth, gets the perfect balance between comedy and tragedy. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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Welsh National Opera: Lulu at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Welsh National Opera’s superb new take on Lulu, at the Theatre Royal Plymouth, has set the highest benchmark for future versions. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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Classical

Philip R Buttall looks forward to 2013's classical events

Aquinas Piano Trio, Emperor String Quartet, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Dartington Community Choir and more feature in Philip R Buttall’s preview of 2013′s classical events.

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Philip R Buttall's review of the classical year 2012

Philip R Buttall's review of the classical year 2012

Plymouth Symphony Orchestra, Ten Tors Orchestra, Julian Lloyd Webber, Glyndebourne and many more feature in Philip R Buttall’s review of the classical year 2012.

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Welsh National Opera: La Traviata at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Welsh National Opera: La Traviata at Theatre Royal Plymouth

Joyce El-Khoury brought sophistication to the title role when Welsh National Opera performed La Traviata at Theatre Royal Plymouth. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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Welsh National Opera: Beatrice & Benedict at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Welsh National Opera: Beatrice & Benedict at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Donald Maxwell stole the show when Welsh National Opera performed Beatrice & Benedict at Theatre Royal Plymouth. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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Welsh National Opera: The Marriage of Figaro at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Welsh National Opera: The Marriage of Figaro at Theatre Royal Plymouth

Welsh National Opera presented an entertaining take on The Marriage of Figaro at Theatre Royal Plymouth. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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Classical

Philip R Buttall looks forward to 2012's classical events

Philip R Buttall looks forward to 2012's classical events

Plymouth Philharmonic Choir, Devon Baroque, Ten Tors Orchestra, Plymouth Symphony Orchestra and many more feature in Philip R Buttall’s preview of 2012′s classical events.

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Philip R Buttall's review of the classical year 2011

Plymouth Symphony Orchestra at the Guildhall

Despite the economic doom and gloom, 2011 has still been another good year for classical music in Plymouth and surrounding area.

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Welsh National Opera: Il Trovatore at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Welsh National Opera: Il Trovatore at Theatre Royal Plymouth

Welsh National Opera filled Verdi’s Il Trovatore with passionate music and tense drama at the Theatre Royal Plymouth, says classical reviewer Philip R Buttall.

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