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16 Jan 2015

Les Contes d’Hoffmann, Metropolitan Opera, New York

 

By Martin Bernheimer [FT, 14 January 2015]

Bartlett Sher’s interpretation of Les Contes d’Hoffmann was a mess at its Met premiere back in 2009. The sets, designed by Michael Yeargan, looked gaudy, the narrative seemed confused, and the stage remained chronically overpopulated.

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