Spanish Health Ministry Confirms COVID-19 Outbreak at Teatro Real de Madrid

The Spanish Health Ministry has confirmed that the Teatro Real in Madrid experienced a COVID-19 outbreak. The ministry confirmed that the 24 artists participating in the upcoming “Peter Grimes” production tested positive for COVID-19 during rehearsals. The Heath’s ministry noted that while the outbreak on March 15 has been confirmed, there is an ongoing investigation. The Teatro Real has released {…}

Oper Frankfurt 2017-18 Review – Peter Grimes: Spellbinding Performance By Vincent Wolfsteiner Leads Fascinating Portrayal of Britten Masterpiece

There may be no more haunting work in opera than Benjamin Britten’s “Peter Grimes,” the story of an outsider accused twice of murder by his community. It has been called the greatest British opera that has ever been written by director Keith Warner, who helmed Oper Frankfurt’s current production of this spellbinding work. “Peter Grimes” is based on an early {…}