Barbara Monk Feldman’s Pyramus and Thisbe, not an opera for the uninitiated
Everything about Pyramus and Thisbe seems dull and muted, including lighting and costumes.
Let's start on a high note. Canadian...
I’m tempted to surmise that the music of Rossini's comic masterpiece The Barber of Seville is unparalleled in successfully penetrating pop-culture. Musically it’s vintage, memorable, tuneful and full of character.