Dazzling setting can’t make up for lackluster storytelling in Chicago Opera Theater’s ‘Orpheus and Euridice’

The Chicago Opera Theater’s production of Orpheus and Euridice features a breathtaking and unusual stage: a shimmering indoor pool surrounded by colored lights and Grecian statues. A boat drifts at one end of the pool which is used to ferry the actors back and forth, allowing for a considerable display of balance on the part […]