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ENO - Die Fledermaus

Opens: 30/09/2013 Closes: 06/11/2013 ENO, London Coliseum
Olivier Award-winning director Christopher Alden re-imagines Strauss's account of Viennese revelry as a decadent art deco affair imbued with Freudian symbolism. Centered around a high society party, this provides the perfect opportunity for a few racy bat costumes. For more information visit: http://www.eno.org/see-whats-on/productions/production-page.php?&itemid=2392 Buy: http://www.eno.org/see-whats-on/productions/production-page.php?&itemid=2392
The Arts DeskThe biggest and saddest nail in Alden’s coffin comes from the cast’s characterisations...
The TelegraphIt would be nice to discover a diamond in this dung hill, but no one is allowed to sparkle...
The IndependentThere is little of the Viennese heart for which the music cries out; the lifeblood has been sucked out of it...
80 %
Whatsonstage.comA thoroughly enjoyable ride, with plenty of opportunity for Viennese-inspired psychological analysis if that's what you prefer...
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