Production reviews (1)

8 Feb - 8 Feb 2023
L'étoile, Chabrier,  
Royal Opera House  | Performances (7)
  | Conductor: Sir Mark Elder
 | Stage director: Mariame Clément
04 February 2016londonist.comFRANCO MILAZZO
Reach For The Star: A Shining Review For L’Étoile
When it emerged that one of the world’s biggest companies had hired a young and almost completely inexperienced guy for their latest effort, many were perturbed. But Chris Addison proves them wrong in Emmanuel Chabrier’s L’Étoile which has opened at the Royal Opera House. The comedian — known for his role in The Thick Of It — plays Smith, a role which fits his acting and stand-up tal...