Glass: The Fall of the House of Usher
At the Koninklijke Schouwburg, The Hague on the 29th of January, 2020
What does it feel like to be depressed? “It’s like water seeping into my heart” is how one young sufferer put it. Patrons trickling into the theatre for Opera Melancholia heard anonymous quotes such as this one, to live chamber music by Philip Glass and Glass-inspired compositions by Daniël Hamburger.
Full review on Opera Today.