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Song from the Uproar review – Missy Mazzoli’s first opera is dazzlingly original | Classical music

Missy Mazzoli’s distinctive music draws on influences from the Baroque to minimalism and indie rock, reaching hearts and minds through a complex language that’s sharp, savvy and warmly inclusive. In the UK, the American composer is best known for her opera Breaking the Waves, based on Lars von Trier’s film, seen at the 2019 Edinburgh …

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The week in classical: Cavalleria rusticana/Aleko; Bath BachFest review – passion and penitence | Opera

Whether in the shadow of the cross or in the lawless freedom of an itinerant community, the upshot is the same. Love turns sour, reason is shattered, emotions run amok. In each of the one-act works in Opera North’s latest double bill – Pietro Mascagni’s popular Cavalleria rusticana (1890) and Sergei Rachmaninov’s rarely staged Aleko …

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English National Opera musicians call off strike action after agreement reached | English National Opera (ENO)

Musicians in the English National Opera have voted to halt all strike action after reaching an agreement with the organisation after a dispute that has rumbled on since mid-January. After negotiations with the Musicians’ Union (MU), the ENO agreed to revise its plans, which triggered the dispute and involved making all of the chorus, orchestra …

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The Handmaid’s Tale review – Poul Ruders’s opera shows Atwood’s novel has lost none of its relevance | Opera

Budget cuts may have compelled English National Opera to rely more heavily on revivals this season, but a fresh outing for Danish composer Poul Ruders’s operatic version of The Handmaid’s Tale is no bad thing. With women’s rights under pressure worldwide, Margaret Atwood’s 1985 novel has lost none of its relevance or ability to chill. …

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English National Opera strike suspended as interim settlement agreed | English National Opera (ENO)

A planned strike by musicians and performers in the English National Opera over planned cuts to its workforce has been suspended. On Monday, the performing arts union Equity announced an interim settlement with the ENO and said it expected a full resolution soon. “We are pleased to announce that Equity has reached an interim settlement …

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Aya: Claws Come Out by Marguerite Abouet and Clément Oubrerie review – Ivory Coast’s comic soap opera | Comics and graphic novels

The Aya story began two decades ago, when Marguerite Abouet, a Parisian legal assistant with roots in Ivory Coast, got together with Clément Oubrerie, an animator and children’s book illustrator, to produce a graphic novel inspired by her African childhood. That book eventually became a bestselling series, one loved and acclaimed for its vivid portrayal …

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