17 Jul 2011

Glimmerglass’s Annie Get Your Gun: Deborah Voigt descends from Valhalla and makes a hit on Broadway


By David Abrams [CNY Café Momus, 17 July 2011]
It may be a stretch to argue that anything Ethel Merman can do Deborah Voigt can do better. Still, there’s no denying that the Wagnerian soprano hit her target, got her man and won the crowd at Glimmerglass Festival’s opening-night performance Saturday of the Irving Berlin classic.