A "gloriously bizarre" opera within an opera premieres this week in Houston.
Revisiting a Rake
"In old-school opera, he’s just this great seducer, but I think that’s a two-dimensional character."
Mozart's classic work concludes the season on a high—and hilarious—note.
Houston tenor David Portillo shines as Tamino, but production and conducting are lackluster.
The Super Bowl isn't the only game in town this weekend.
Longtime director Charles Hausmann hands the reins to his former assistant, Betsy Cook Weber.
Classic Mozart opera buffa features fine ensemble singing but lacks brio.