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ENO-Chorus. ENOs Duke Bluebeards Castle-2024. Photo © Nirah-Sanghani

English National Opera’s new production of Bartók’s Duke Bluebeard’s Castle (A kékszakállú herceg vára), with John Relyea and Jennifer Johnson, conducted by Lidiya Yankovskaya

Bartók’s only opera Duke Bluebeard’s Castle is one of the repertoire’s darker stars. It is only an hour long but its disturbing content, of the wife-murdering Duke and Judith his latest conquest, casts a long and timeless shadow. As suggested in the spoken Prologue, it is as much theatre of the mind as of the […]

English National Opera’s new production of Bartók’s Duke Bluebeard’s Castle (A kékszakállú herceg vára), with John Relyea and Jennifer Johnson, conducted by Lidiya Yankovskaya Read More »

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