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19 Nov 2006

The Gondoliers,,14936-2461210,00.html

gondoliers_giuseppe_costume.pngHilary Finch at the Coliseum [Times Online, 20 November 2006]

You can’t blame easyjet for everything, but Venice isn’t quite the remote and exotic dream that it was in the days of Marco Polo — or of Gilbert and Sullivan. A company has to work pretty hard to make The Gondoliers a hot ticket — and English National Opera’s first staging doesn’t really work quite hard enough.

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