Tag Archives: Liceu

Welsh National Opera presents “La traviata”

Welsh National opera presents: “La traviata” Giuseppe Verdi Giorgio Germont has made a terrible mistake. Germont has realised that Violetta, the fallen woman he drove away from his son, Alfredo, was the best thing that will ever happen to his … Continue reading

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La sonnambula in Barcelona

  Presents: La sonnambula Vincenzo Bellini 27, 28 and 30 January and 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 9, 11, 14 and 17 February 2014   Bel canto in the spirit of ballet blanc If there is one title that occupies … Continue reading

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Massenet’s “Cendrillon” (Cinderella) at the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona

 Presents: Cendrillon Jules Massenet 20, 22, 23, 27, 28 and 30 December 2013 and 2, 3, 5 and 7 January 2014 A fairy tale Jules Massenet’s score makes it perfectly clear: Cendrillon is a fairy tale. Laurent Pelly takes the … Continue reading

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Agrippina at the Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona, Spain

Agrippina Handel, George Frideric (1685-1759) Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona, Spain SaturdayNovember 16-29, 2013 08:00pm This opera seria by Handel is a politically incorrect comedy about how to seize or hang on to power, the tale of a battle between … Continue reading

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