Legendary rock opera, “Starmania” arrives in the city of Geneva

More than forty years after its creation, “Starmania”, a musical show by Luc Plamondon and Michel Berger, is given a new lease of life in a version choreographed by director Thomas Jolly. A show to discover at the Geneva Arena from this Thursday to Sunday. In four decades, “Starmania”, this futuristic and political work, has … Read more

“Luisa Miller” at Angers Nantes Opéra: Meeting with the director Guy Montavon

Luisa Miller (1849) based on a play by Friedrich von Schiller, Intrigue and Love (Kabale und Liebe, 1784), which was notably performed in 1995 at the Comédie-Française in a very intense show by Marcel Bluwal. The work explores the tyranny of the fathers to the point of tragedy, announcing other operas by the composer, including … Read more

IXION | Review (PC) | Space opera and city building


Ever since I can remember I’ve always wanted a video game that combines my love for science fiction with my passion for management games, an experience that, however, instead of dealing with the colonization of the planet on duty, was instead focused on interstellar travel to go and colonize extrasolar planets: journeys so long as … Read more

Starmania: the famous rock opera is back!


More than forty years after its first performance, starmania come back on stage! Under the artistic direction of Thomas Jollyactor and director, winner of the Moliere of “Visual Creation” in 2019 for the piece Thyestes of Senecathe mythical and futuristic work imagined by Michael Berger and Luc Plamondon comes back to life from this Tuesday, … Read more

Il Gaetano giovane del Donizetti Opera 2022 | Il giornale della musica

“A volte i poveri perdono fiducia nei sogni”. Fortunatamente quella fiducia nel sogno di riuscire nel mestiere di musicista non abbandonò mai il giovane Gaetano Donizetti, quinto figlio di un modesto portinaio del Monte di Pietà e di una filandera. A volte però la fortuna esiste. E La fortuna bacia il giovane Gaetano nell’aprile del … Read more

Starmania: the famous Rock Opera almost became a movie!


The Starmania show is currently visible at the Seine Musicale in Boulogne-Billancourt, until January 29. On this occasion, did you know that Michel Berger and Luc Plamondon’s Opera Rock could have been adapted for film? When we come to town, The Businessman’s Blues, The world is stone, Against each other, SOS a landowner in distress, … Read more

Starmania: what is the 2022 version of the rock opera worth?


STARMANIA PARIS. 43 years after its creation by Michel Berger and Luc Plamondon, the musical Starmania moved to the Seine Musicale in Boulogne-Billancourt, then on tour in France. Summary The new version of starmania is, let’s not be afraid of words, sparkling. The musical comedy cult, created by Michel Berger and Luc Plamondon 43 years … Read more

High voltage electra and acclamation at the Washington Opera


The Washington National Opera presents Elektra by Strauss at the Kennedy Center, with Christine Goerke in the title role made Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters by France at the end of the performance. After The Trouvère (our report), the Washington National Opera again makes the choice of the heterogeneous. The complex story … Read more

What is “Starmania”, the legendary rock opera soon to be back on stage?


The rock opera created in 1979 by Michel Berger and Luc Plamondon is back on stage at the Seine Musicale. A show peppered with hits, with themes that are more relevant than ever. When we come to town, A boy like no other, SOS a landowner in distress… the tubes from starmania entered pop culture. … Read more

Last days to see the futuristic production of Tannhauser at the Opéra de Lyon – Exit Mag


Daniele Rustioni and David Hermann manage to give a romantic imagination to Tannhauser, Wagner’s early work, no longer given in Lyon for 50 years, in sumptuous settings inspired by SF cinema and a royal cast. Deserved ovation. It’s curious, when you listen to Wagner, you always have the impression that he is in pain! To … Read more