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Articles tagged with "Faust"

How to Stage an Opera: Faust and the 19th Century

22 April 2014

How the vernacular of Gounod’s era makes the work anything but trivial.

Faust to be broadcast live by BBC Radio 3 on 22 April 2014

15 April 2014

Starry cast includes Bryn Terfel, Simon Keenlyside, Joseph Calleja and Sonya Yoncheva.

Faust Musical Highlight: The giddy exuberance of the waltz

10 April 2014

Gounod’s use of waltz songs creates a sense of the joy of life.

Listen: Hilary Mantel on Faustian pacts, and what would tempt her

9 April 2014

The award-winning novelist on how she has explored the nature of evil and the devil in her own work.

Your reaction: Faust

5 April 2014

What did you think of David McVicar’s production of Gounod’s grand opera?

Peeling back the myth: Searching for the Real Doctor Faustus


4 April 2014

Why has Faust's story continued to fascinate audiences?

Listen: Bryn Terfel and Joseph Calleja - 'Singing in French is very difficult'

3 April 2014

The stars of Faust tell BBC Radio 3’s In Tune about the production, and how you can inhabit a character too thoroughly.

Catch up: Ruth Padel goes behind the scenes of Faustian Pack

29 March 2014

The award-winning poet has been blogging from rehearsals.

Opera Essentials: Faust

28 March 2014

A quick guide to Gounod's popular grand opera.

BBC Radio 3 broadcasts for spring and summer 2014

27 March 2014

Seven Royal Opera productions will be broadcast including Die Frau ohne Schatten, Faust and Manon Lescaut.



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