Manon Lescaut reviews

10 Chwefror 2014

Agorodd cynhyrchiad newydd WNO o Manon Lescaut gan Puccini nos Sadwrn yng Nghanolfan Mileniwm Cymru, Caerdydd. Mae adolygwyr ac aelodau o’r gynulleidfa wedi cael cyfle i ddweud eu dweud drwy’r penwythnos. Os oeddech chi’n bresennol neu os ydych yn bwriadu dod i wylio perfformiadau yn y dyfodol, byddem wrth ein bodd yn clywed gennych. Rhowch wybod i ni drwy drydar @WNOtweet gan ddefnyddio #WNOmanon neu ymunwch â ni ar facebook.com/welshnationalopera

 

**** The Telegraph

The Telegraph said 'It is WNO’s admirable music director, Lothar Koenigs, who takes us to the true heart of the matter. His conducting cuts to the music’s nervous edge as well as surrendering to its hot erotic abandon, and he leads the orchestra into a thrillingly tense account of the opera’s superb third and fourth acts – Puccini’s first great achievement as an operatic dramatist'. Read more.

The Times

The Times praised WNO's Music Director saying 'Lothar Koenigs, the excellent conductor, making Puccini's youthful score sound so startingly experimental and encouraging such fizz in the playing'. Read more.

 

WNO's new production of Wagner's romantic Lohengrin, opened on Thursday night at Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff. Critics and audience members have had their say throughout the weekend. If you were there or are coming to future performances, we would love to hear what you think. Let us know by tweeting @WNOtweet using #wnolohengrin or joining us at facebook.com/welshnationalopera. - See more at: http://www.wno.org.uk/news/read-reviews-lohengrin#sthash.99Hv8OsE.dpuf