Atom User Reviews for The Metropolitan Opera: Marnie

4.6 out of 5
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I thought that the libretto was sometimes a little thin, with commonplaces as a kind of recitative. I loved the mixture of voices that occurred in other places that might have been like that. The singing was impressive, and the scenery was great.

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Elizabeth R
#redemption

I'm not usually a fan of atonal music - but this was so compelling! A visual delight - seamless scene changes - intriguing story - musical mastery.... and then, the final scene was a lovely and rare look at redemption and restoration.

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Cheryl F
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great orchestral music as well as vocal.

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Judith C
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A new opera in English commissioned for the Met based on a novel of the same name. Exceptional in every way.

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Alan B
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Wonderful cast; outstanding vocals and acting! Complex script. Excellent staging.

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Fred W
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Crackles with theatricality, never a dull moment. Musical score is more a piece in the mosaic than the main attraction as with some other operas, but it serves the story and characters.

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John C
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loved it !

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Loretta G
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Beautiful music, inventive staging. Isabel Leonard was simply to die for in the title role. Christopher Maltman was superb, as well.

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Nancy H
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Everything about this new opera is excellent! Go see it!!

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Tisa H
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Great cast, staging and concep. We loved it

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mark B

Loved Lestyn Davies's character (and his voice.)

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Francisco Jose A

Production was magnificent. The music, however has no 'songs' - no melody and no rhythm. If you like so called 'contemporary' music, you might like this. The singers sing dialogue using intervals with nothing lyrical for 3 hours.

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Allen H

Wonderful new music, a splendid cast. great voices, great acting

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anil N

Acting, singing, casting, and orchestra were all terrific—however the script was prett simplistic. It was weird to hear such basic lines being sung by opera singers.

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Debra S

great modern opera- great production too

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gary G
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Laura S
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Dominic F
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Scott H
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John M
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Michael K
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Russell C
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Deb D
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Beverlyn F
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Frank G
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Barbara S
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Galina N
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Richard B
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Faith C
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Carol K
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William S
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