LA Times: L.A. Opera’s ‘Pearl Fishers’: Stunning production dives deep for meaning

October 11, 2017
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Daza…proved perfect foil for the secure, brightly eloquent tenor Javier Camarena, also from Mexico, making his company debut. Their duet, which opens the opera and is its best-known number, left a remarkable aftertaste of bitterness under its irresistible lyric sweetness, brilliantly setting the stage for the drama.