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Go for sexy Relyea performance and lovely Graham

By Scrabberif
Strengths: Story enriched by excellent staging, special effects, hi-tech scenery; Music wonderfully played, Berlioz (composer) is easy on the ears; Relyea (Mephistopholes) is 100% in his singing,...

You should go

By MrB920
Back stage between acts most excellent. Better than at the Met - close-ups of artists add to the performance...

Excellent opera, just a few nit-picks

By hodapp2
The opera was well sung, I loved the leads, the costuming, and the sound was fine. Nit-picks: the camera work and the Cirque de Soleil inspired stage doesn't work so well in the movie theater. I...

la damnation de faust

By moviecircus
the opera live is of course much better< but seeing this in San Francisco was a treat to see the picnics people brought to the theatre. as well as the seating (better view and less costly). I loved the sound of the orchestra tuning as you entered the theatre....

La Damnation de Faust Berlioz

By Janice Coleman
Exceptional production! Marguerite and Mephistopheles were particularly well done roles... singing and acting. Orchestra sounded wonderful....

The Danation of Faust

By grammie
I hugely enjoyed the devil, the chorus, the dancers, the acrobats and the music. I did not enjoy the dark set, often in black and gray, which made it hard to see. Mephestopholes fit his character...

WALK DON'T RUN

By Iseeeverymovie
This was the most astounding performance of any Opera I have ever seen. My family and I saw it twice and took all our Opera Loving Friends. It is not a Movie and must not be judged as such....

Too Over the Top

By erin16
My wife walked out at intermission, and I about 20 minutes later. Very disjointed. We were disappointed....

La Damnation de Faust film

By nancysfilm
Not my favorite opera, but it was good performance....

Damnation of Faust

By attheshore
I found it most intriguing. Voices excellent. Staging is very interesting and so very innovative. The music is beautiful and another must for my collection. Berlioz is already a favorite....

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