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Deserves to become an ENO staple: The Cunning Little Vixen reviewed

26 February 2022

9:00 AM

26 February 2022

9:00 AM

The Cunning Little Vixen

Coliseum, in rep until 1 March

Budapest Festival Orchestra

Royal Festival Hall

Spoiler alert. The last words in Janacek’s The Cunning Little Vixen come from a child playing a frog. The story has come full circle — there was a frog near the start of Act One, and naturally you assume it’s the same one. But no: ‘That wasn’t me. That was my grandaddy.

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