Roméo et Juliette: Dutch National Opera and Ballet seal merger with leaden Berlioz

Berlioz: Roméo et Juliette

Dutch National Opera & Ballet, 15th April 2016

Choral symphony, oratorio, symphonic poem — Berlioz’s Roméo et Juliette does not fit into any mould. It has the potential to work as an opera-ballet, but incoherent storytelling and uninspired conducting undermined this production.

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Alisa Kolosova © Monika Rittershaus | Dutch National Opera & Ballet

Full review on Opera Today.

 

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