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The Cunning Little Vixen, Royal Opera | reviews, news & interviews

The Cunning Little Vixen, Royal Opera

The Cunning Little Vixen, Royal Opera

Bryden's chewed-up homework unravels into something quite special

The Vixen and the lard-arse Hens: 'love and loss and the joys of being alive'photos Johan Persson/ROH
I have no compunction laying into vastly overrated composerscrazily overpaid conductors or lazily over-employed directors. I feel slightly more guilty doing the same to struggling singers or musicians. But a cast of tiny children dressed up as bunnies? Now, come on, even I draw the line somewhere. Sort of.

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