22 Oct 2006

Maria Stuarda, Staatsoper Berlin


mary-stuart.jpgBy Shirley Apthorp [Financial Times, 22 October 2006]

When the Deutsche Oper Berlin cancelled its run of Idomeneo because of a fictitious Islamic threat, the world sat up and watched. But something of far more note was happening just across the city in the Staatsoper. A good opera production! And that in Berlin!