Reviews of Oscar at Welsh National Opera’s ‘Kommilitonen!’

“Oscar Castellino’s fervent James Meredith … was a highlight” – The Times, United Kingdom, July 2016 ___________________________________ “Oscar Castellino, mesmerising as Meredith, has a commanding stage presence that belies his diminutive stature.” – David Nicholson, The Morning Star, UK, August … Continue reading Reviews of Oscar at Welsh National Opera’s ‘Kommilitonen!’

Young Opera Singers Shine In Narratives Of Darkness – David Nicholson

(This review appeared in the Morning Star, August 4, 2016, by David Nicholson, http://tinyurl.com/jzj7xc8) THE WELSH National Opera’s youth wing has produced an absolute triumph with its imaginative and interactive production of Peter Maxwell Davies and David Pountney’s opera, Kommilitonen! Kommilitonen … Continue reading Young Opera Singers Shine In Narratives Of Darkness – David Nicholson

Kommilitonen! A stirring triumph for WNO Youth Opera – Glyn Pursglove

This review by Glyn Pursglove appeared in Seen and Heard International on 01.08.16 link: http://tinyurl.com/zqha7ar Title :Kommilitonen! A stirring triumph for WNO Youth Opera notably Oscar Castellino as James Meredith, who sang with authority throughout and conveyed something of Meredith’s stubborn … Continue reading Kommilitonen! A stirring triumph for WNO Youth Opera – Glyn Pursglove