In ‘Lohengrin,’ Robert Wilson Paints Wagner’s Realm With an Abstract Palette

lohengrin_small.jpgBy ANTHONY TOMMASINI [NY Times, 19 April 2006]
It stands to reason that a high-concept new production at the Metropolitan Opera might take time to settle in and refine itself. The best example in recent years is Robert Wilson’s staging of Wagner’s “Lohengrin.”