Archive for: Michael Eagleton

Paul Hindemith: “Neues vom Tage”

Opera Review Reviewed by Michael Eagleton Landestheater, Linz, 31 May 2008, in repertoire until 1 July When Paul Hindemith’s Neues vom Tage was premiered in June 1929, at the Kroll Opera in Berlin under Otto Klemperer, its librettist, Marcellus Schiffer, was probably just as notorious a figure in Berlin as its composer. They had already…