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Your Reaction: George Enescu's Oedipe

24 May 2016 at 11.30am

What did you think of Àlex Ollé and Valentina Carrasco's production of Enescu's first and only opera?

  1. Ballet and Dance

    Designer John Macfarlane gives an up-close look at the ballet's sets which include a full-size anatomy theatre complete with gory prop cadaver.

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    20 May 2016

    Designer John Macfarlane gives an up-close look at the ballet's sets which include a full-size anatomy theatre complete with gory prop cadaver.

    The former Royal Ballet Principal joins choreographer Liam Scarlett in rehearsal with Laura Morera.

    Watch: Darcey Bussell explores Frankenstein's emotional pas de deux

    19 May 2016

    The former Royal Ballet Principal joins choreographer Liam Scarlett in rehearsal with Laura Morera.

  2. Opera and Music

    Enescu writes spine-chilling music for Oedipus’ climactic meeting with the monstrous Sphinx.

    Oedipe musical highlight: The Sphinx

    23 May 2016

    Enescu writes spine-chilling music for Oedipus’ climactic meeting with the monstrous Sphinx.

    A childhood prodigy who attended the Vienna Conservatory aged just seven, the composer and his impressive works are now sadly neglected.

    George Enescu: Romania’s very own Mozart?

    20 May 2016

    A childhood prodigy who attended the Vienna Conservatory aged just seven, the composer and his impressive works are now sadly neglected.

  3. Learning

    Opportunities available in lighting, wigs and make-up, costume, technical theatre, scenic art, and scenic carpentry.

    ROH apprenticeships: applications now open for September 2016

    9 May 2016

    Opportunities available in lighting, wigs and make-up, costume, technical theatre, scenic art, and scenic carpentry.

  4. Off stage

    Although the close of the 2015/16 Season is on the horizon, some must-see operas and ballets remain, including Verdi's <em>Il trovatore</em>.

    Update for Friends of Covent Garden: May 2016

    19 May 2016

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