Werther, Royal Opera, June 2023

This is the fourth revival of the Royal Opera’s 2004 production by Benoit Jacquot, once again conducted by Antonio Pappano who produced excellent playing from the orchestra in a hugely lyrical rendering of the score. But is it not time for a change of Massenet operas — a full staging of Thaïs for example? Se my review in The Article.

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