Reviews of Faust at Lyric Opera of Chicago, March 2018

Faust Chicago Press Reviews

 

*1—Daily Herald (Natalia Dagenhart)  3-20-18

http://www.dailyherald.com/submitted/20180320/lyric-opera-wraps-up-stunning-new-production-of-faust

2—SCHMOPERA  (Hannah De Priest)  3-6-18

https://www.schmopera.com/a-kind-of-twisted-egotistical-apotheosis-faust-in-chicago/

3—OperaWire  (Santosh Venkataraman)   3-7-18

http://operawire.com/lyric-opera-of-chicago-2017-18-review-faust-frames-unique-concepts-combine-with-glorious-singing-from-ailyn-perez-ben-bernheim/

4—Daily Herald  (Scott C. Morgan)  3-6-18

http://www.dailyherald.com/entlife/20180306/lyric-operas-new-faust-a-visual-bounty-of-john-frames-surreal-art

5—Splash Magazines   (Suzanne Magnuson)  3-8-18

https://splashmags.com/index.php/2018/03/08/the-lyric-operas-fabulous-faust-must-be-seen-to-be-believed/

6—Bachtrack  (Katherine Syer)  3-20-18

https://bachtrack.com/review-faust-newbury-perez-bernheim-van-horn-lyric-chicago-march-2018

*7—Theater in Chicago  (Overview of Reviews)   3-21-18

https://www.theatreinchicago.com/faust/9142/

8—Seen and Heard International  (James L. Zychowicz)  3-3-18

http://seenandheard-international.com/2018/03/newbury-and-his-colleagues-deliver-a-riveting-faust/

9—Buzz Center Stage (John Accrocco)  3-6-18

http://buzznews.net/theatre/theatre-reviews/item/4394-review-faust-at-lyric-opera-of-chicago.html

10—Chicago Theater and Arts  (Jodie Jacobs)  3-8-18

http://chicagotheaterandarts.com/tag/faust/#sthash.x5prGADb.dpbs

11—Chicago Stage Review (Venus Zarris)  3-7-18

http://www.chicagostagereview.com/faust-lyric-opera-review/

12—Spotlight on Lake (Jeffrey Leibham)  3-13-18

http://www.spotlightonlake.com/faust-review-jeffrey-leibham

13—Classical Voice North America  (Lawerence B. Johnson)  3-6-18

https://classicalvoiceamerica.org/2018/03/06/an-old-bargain-yields-new-vocal-and-visual-riches/

 14—Loyola Phoenix  (Emma Ingrassia)  3-14-18

http://loyolaphoenix.com/2018/03/artist-brings-creative-eye-to-set-of-lyric-operas-faust/

15—Haute Tempered (Molly Tullis)  3-16-18

http://www.hautetempered.com/lyric-operas-production-of-faust-is-devilishly-good/

16—NewCity Stage (Aaron Hunt)  3-8-18

https://www.newcitystage.com/2018/03/08/deal-of-a-lifetime-a-review-of-faust-at-lyric-opera-of-chicago/

17—Crain’s Chicago Business  (Graham Meyer)  3-9-18 Top Ten Classical Performances to Catch (Faust #1)(Fellow Travelers)

http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20180309/ISSUE01/180309920/10-classical-performances-to-catch

18—-Chicago Tribune (John von Rhein) (Pre)  3-7-18

http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/music/vonrhein/ct-ent-classical-lyric-faust-preview-0228-story.html

19—Chicago Sun-Times  (Nancy Malitz) (Pre)  3-2-18

https://chicago.suntimes.com/entertainment/design-team-transforms-lyric-operas-faust-into-multi-sensory-opera-experience/

20—Chicago on the isle (Nancy Malitz)  3-8-18

https://chicagoontheaisle.com/2018/03/08/faust-at-lyric-opera-the-vibe-is-american-accent-clearly-french-and-a-stylish-devil-rules/

21—The Chicago Maroon (Jade Yan)  3-6-18

https://www.chicagomaroon.com/article/2018/3/6/lyric-opera-puts-surreal-twist-faust/

22—Windy City Times (Kerry Reid)  3-5-18

http://www.windycitymediagroup.com/lgbt/OPERA-REVIEW-Faust-/62108.html

23—Daily Herald (Scoitt C. Morgan)(Pre)  2-28-18

https://www.dailyherald.com/entlife/20180225/suburban-soprano-ailyn-perez-finds-lyrics-faust-role-too-good-to-pass-up

24—Opera Warhorses (William)  3-12-18

https://www.operawarhorses.com/2018/03/14/review-benjamin-bernheim-leads-superb-faust-cast-lyric-opera-of-chicago-march-12-2018/

25—El BeiSMan  (Leon Leiva Gallardo)  3-6-18

http://www.elbeisman.com/article.php?action=read&id=1590

26—Chicago Reader (Deanna Isaacs)  3-15-18

https://www.chicagoreader.com/chicago/faust/Event?oid=41965287

* Reviews at or near the end of the run.