Classical Notes

Few laughs, but lots of drama in Wexford’s operatic wars

From thrilling soprano performances in intriguing roles to charming pop-up mini concerts in the streets, the 72nd annual Wexford Festival Opera crackled with singing talent

Claudia Boyle as Zoraida in Zoraida di Granata by Donizetti at the Wexford Festival Opera, in ‘a truly awesome performance that kept the audience riveted throughout’. Picture: Clive Barda/ArenaPAL