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BWW Review: REGINA at Opera Theater Of St. Louis BWW Review: REGINA at Opera Theater Of St. Louis
by Joanna Barouch - June 04, 2018

For certain xenophobic East Coast opera lovers, the words "St.Louis" and "Opera" could seem like an oxymoron. However, this would be an invalid assumption.... (more...)
BWW Review: Opera Theatre St. Louis Gives Us An Utterly Flawless REGINA BWW Review: Opera Theatre St. Louis Gives Us An Utterly Flawless REGINA
by Steve Callahan - May 29, 2018

Opera Theatre St. Louis has produced many wonderful productions, and a handful of simply perfect ones. Their production of 'Regina' is among the latter.... (more...)
BWW Review: Winter Opera Brings Pearls to St. Louis BWW Review: Winter Opera Brings Pearls to St. Louis
by Steve Callahan - January 31, 2018

Sooner or later it had to happen. Somebody had to notice the similarities between pearl divers, who must free-dive as deep as one hundred feet, and opera singers, who must make one breath last to the very end of that bel canto cadenza. Well, in 1863 Georges Bizet and his librettists saw that link be... (more...)
BWW Review:  A Beautiful 'BUTTERFLY' Alights in St. Louis BWW Review: A Beautiful 'BUTTERFLY' Alights in St. Louis
by Steve Callahan - May 24, 2017

(Thus review first appeared on KDHX, St. Louis.) The wonderful Opera Theater of St. Louis has opened its forty-second season with a deeply satisfying production of Giacomo Puccini's 'Madam Butterfly'. Opera Theatre has grown to be among the world's first rank of opera producers. Audiences and r... (more...)
BWW Review: CARMEN: A Triumphant Crown to a Decade of Impressive Opera BWW Review: CARMEN: A Triumphant Crown to a Decade of Impressive Opera
by Steve Callahan - March 08, 2017

This production completes the company's tenth season and it's a crowning glory.... (more...)
BWW Review: LA CENERENTOLA at Winter Opera St. Louis--
Magic Music, Not Magic Pumpkins! BWW Review: LA CENERENTOLA at Winter Opera St. Louis-- Magic Music, Not Magic Pumpkins!
by Steve Callahan - January 30, 2017

Rossini's 'La Cenerentola': Winter Opera's fine production of this beloved Cinderella work makes a beautiful anniversary gift.... (more...)