L’Amour des trois oranges, Paris Opera

three_oranges_paris.gifBy Francis Carlin [Financial Times, 7 December 2005]
Gilbert Deflo and Gerard Mortier go back a long way but Deflo’s new Christmas offering for Paris follows on from his Manon and Don Quichotte, staged during Hugues Gall’s tenure: it is spectacular and expensive- looking, glossy and glacial.