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What you thought of Don Pasquale

Read a selection of press reviews and audience reactions for Don Pasquale.

The curtain has now gone up on our brand new production of Donizetti’s Don Pasquale.

Mariame Clément’s elegant production returns, conducted by Ben Glassberg.

Read what the critics and audience had to say about the production.

What the critics are saying

‘Sensational performances help Mariame Clément’s interpretation achieve great emotional depth and subtlety’

The Guardian

‘skilfully revived staging overflows with wit and intrigue’

The Stage

Audience reaction


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‘Absolutely loved it. Was particularly impressed with the comic acting skills of the whole cast. A triumph 👏👏👏’

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‘was so brilliant and funny 🙌’

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‘enormous fun’

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Don Pasquale is on stage until 27 August 2022

Image credits: Don Pasquale, Festival 2022. Photos by Robbie Jack

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