Parlando: The COC Blog

5/16/2011

Sir Andrew Davis and Neil Armfield on Ariadne auf Naxos

Last month, during rehearsals for Ariadne auf Naxos, director Neil Armfield and conductor Sir Andrew Davis spoke with a small audience of COC supporters about the interest this opera holds for them. What is the opera really about? What's the relationship between the lofty and the comic? See what they had to say: 

 

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Sara Fulgoni in the COC production of Bluebeard's Castle. Photo: Michael Cooper © 2001