Faust at West Bay Opera Reviews

Faust at West Bay Opera Reviews

Splash Magazine
Faust Review-West Bay Opera’s Futuristic Take on a Classic

By Steve & Suzanne Cooper, May 2015

“Two other newcomers to this company were also outstanding. Bernardo Bermudez, in the role of Valentin, Marguerite’s soldier brother, delivered a beautiful haunting solo in his first appearance, bemoaning the fact that he was leaving his sister to go to war….”

http://www.lasplash.com/publish/Entertainment/cat_index_san_francisco_performances/faust-review.php

Repeat Performances and the Piedmont Post
West Bay Opera delivers triumphant Faust

By Adam Broner, May 22, 2015

 

San Francisco Classical Voice
Not a Dull Moment in West Bay Opera’s Dystopian Faust

By Charlise Tiee, May 25, 2015

“Baritone Bernardo Bermudez made for an earnest Valentin with his dry, pleasant voice….”

https://www.sfcv.org/reviews/West-Bay-Opera/Not-a-Dull-Moment-in-West-Bay-Opera-s-Dystopian-lt-em-gt-Faust-lt-/em-gt

San Jose Mercury News
A magnificent ‘Faust’ staged by West Bay Opera

By John Orr, May 23, 2015

“All the other principals — Bernard Bermudez as Valentin, Molly Mahoney as Siebel, Patrict Houston as Marthe and Ryan Bradford as Wagner — are in excellent voice….”

http://www.mercurynews.com/peninsula/ci_28179265/magnificent-production-faust-staged-by-west-bay-opera