31 października 2019 - Możliwość komentowania The rake unpunished On Don Giovanni during the Rome Opera została wyłączona
a manufacturing of Don Giovanni during the 2008 Salzburg Festival set Mozart’s opera in a stark, practical woodland. The Rome Opera has tried one thing likewise unconventional because of its brand new manufacturing through the use of a set (created by Samal Blak) comprising a bit more than the usual skeletal tree, augmented by cartoon-like clouds additionally the shadows that the tree therefore the figures cast against a prevailingly beige phase.
Yet the unorthodox environment ended up being, at the worst, a small irritant set alongside the veteran manager Graham Vick’s brazen therapy of this action. You might sense in the beginning Vick’s dedication to locate brand new methods for presenting the opera’s events that are familiar. A number of their a few ideas were clever, some silly, some irreverent. Nevertheless the effect that is cumulative excessively. In my situation, one truly misfired: their choice to portray Donna Elvira as being a nun. Seeing this passionate girl, with such a massive convenience of intimate love, wearing a practice completely blunted her character.
It had been also problematic that Don Giovanni totally eluded divine punishment.
We’ve seen productions by which he somehow arises at the end, a reminder for the ubiquity of womanizers. But right here, whenever Giovanni is threatened by infernal animals, a huge representation regarding the supply regarding the Lord from Michelangelo’s production of Adam showed up, with all the little finger pointed at Giovanni. Continue reading “The rake unpunished On Don Giovanni during the Rome Opera” »