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Review - Serpetta in La Finta Giardiniera

[...] Providing welcome balance, Laura Tatulescu combined sass and pointed singing to create an edgy, confrontational impression as the sharp-tongued Serpetta. It is to her credit and skillful technique that Ms. Tatulescu is able to craft a personality that is acerbic, without the vocals turning acidic. Her clear, rhythmically assured singing was a pleasure and she clearly relished her comic opportunities and wrung every bit of firebrand potential out of the role. [...]

Opera Today - James Sohre - 30 August 2015


[…] La Serpetta de Laura Tatulescu robó el show / Laura Tatulescu's Serpetta stole the show […]

El nuevo Herald - Sebastian Spreng - 29 August 2015

[…] The most interesting characterization was Laura Tatulescu's portrayal of Serpetta. While singing with both rhythmic accuracy and well-modulated tonal quality, the soprano showed she was not about to be treated as a lesser person because she was a mere housekeeper. [...]

Music and Vision - Maria Nockin - 12 August 2015

[...] Speaking of imperious, Laura Tatulescu’s sharp-tongued Serpetta gives Arminda a run for her money in the nastiness department. Serpetta’s continuously snarky vocal one liners, as delivered by Ms. Tatulescu, give this production an additional comic lift… [...]

Community Digital News - Terry Ponick - 3 August 2015

[...] The bickering buffo servants, Laura Tatulescu (Serpetta) and Joshua Hopkins (Nardo), add fine voices to their seemingly sitcom portrayals [...]

Santa Fe Reporter - John Stege - 29 July 2015

[...]Soprano Laura Tatulescu portrayed the Mayor’s housekeeper Serpetta with richly modulated tone and clear rhythmic articulation [...]

Santa Fe The New Mexican - James M. Keller - 26 July 2015

[...] In the servants’ roles both Hopkins as Nardo and Tatulescu as Serpetta excelled. […] Laura Tatulescu’s Serpetta provided the comic touch to every scene with an attitude that presages the likes of “Cosi fan Tutte’s” Despina [...]

Opera Warhorses - 30 July 2015

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