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Recent Reviews

MUSIC OMH  4.5 stars

https://www.musicomh.com/classical/reviews-classical/margot-la-rouge-and-le-villi-make-a-compelling-double-bill-at-opera-holland-park

"Then we witness the Dance of the Villi, with Jami Reid-Quarrell’s choreography proving perfect for the occasion so that the momentum never flags and the experience becomes quite overwhelming."

 

EVENING STANDARD  4 stars

https://www.standard.co.uk/culture/opera/margot-la-rouge-le-villi-opera-holland-park-review-b1014066.html

“Jami Reid-Quarrell’s movement direction, including for the chorus, is energetic and imaginative, and there are several stunning stage images. “

 

BROADWAY WORLD

https://www.broadwayworld.com/westend/article/Review-MARGOT-LA-ROUGELE-VILLI-at-Opera-Holland-Park-20220722

"A shout out to movement director Jami Reid-Quarrell for eerie and evocative Villi dance sequences"

BACHTRACK.COM    4 stars

https://bachtrack.com/review-delius-margot-rouge-puccini-villi-cilluffo-lloyd-evans-duprels-opera-holland-park-july-2022

“ ...with Jami Reid-Quarrell who contributed some mesmerising movement work with the trio of fine dancers who brought the Villi eerily to life."

THEARTSDESK.COM

https://theartsdesk.com/opera/margot-la-rougele-villi-opera-holland-park-review-%E2%80%93-parisian-fancies-and-black-forest-g%C3%A2teau

“ Factor in the atmospheric ballet scenes (complete with final danse macabre), cleverly choreographed by Jami Reid-Quarrell,…”

 

PLANET HUGH GILL

https://www.planethugill.com/2022/07/operatic-rarities-in-striking-double.html

4.5 stars 

and that danced finale as the 'Le Villi' (Duprels and the dancers, Fern Grimbley, Isabel Le Cras, Gabriella Schmidt) dance Roberto (Peter Auty) to death. Dance and movement played a big role in the whole production (the movement director was Jami Reid-Quarrell), we even began with a celebratory chorus for Anna and Roberto's betrothal in which chorus and the principals all danced