25 Nov 2010

Die Entführung aus dem Serail, OAE, Queen Elizabeth Hall


By Alexandra Coghlan [The Arts Desk, 25 November 2010]

A problem child in any number of ways, Mozart’s Die Entführung aus dem Serail doesn’t always get the professional attention it deserves, certainly not from London companies. The opera’s last outing at the Royal Opera House dates back almost a decade, and you’d have to look even further back to find it in English National Opera’s performing catalogue.