21 Jun 2009

'Ghosts of Versailles' an entertaining evening


By Sarah Bryan Miller [St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 18 June 2009]

Opera Theatre of St. Louis has a history of taking fresh looks at operas that had less-than-stellar beginnings (Britten’s “Gloriana” and Adams’ “Nixon in China,” to name two gleaming examples) and illuminating something greater within them.