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July 30, 2022 Susan Elkin

Prom 17, 2022 (Susan Elkin Reviews)

This was an interestingly paired concert: It’s hard to think of two more contrasting pieces than Jennifer Walshe’s The Site of An...

July 24, 2022 Susan Elkin

Little Women (Susan Elkin reviews)

Little Women Mark Adamo Opera Holland Park July 2022 Posted on July 24, 2022 The UK premiere of Mark Adamo’s 1998 two act...

June 26, 2022 Susan Elkin

Eugene Onegin (Susan Elkin reviews)

Eugene Onegin Opera Holland Park Young Artists Performance June 2022 This production, like this season’s Carmen, makes imaginative use of takis’s annular...

June 15, 2022 Susan Elkin

Carmen (Susan Elkin reviews)

Carmen Opera Holland Park June 2022 Posted on June 11, 2022 The world’s most popular opera feels fresh and vibrant, but free...

April 15, 2022 Susan Elkin

The Paradis Files (Susan Elkin reviews)

The Paradis Files Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre April 2022 Posted on April 14, 2022 Maria Theresia von Paradis (1759-1824), roughly contemporary...