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May 25

Eden Court Theatre, Inverness

The Magic Flute
The Magic Flute
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Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Tobias Ringborg, Conductor
Sir Thomas Allen, Director
Simon Higlett, Set Designer
Peter Gijsbertsen, Tamino
Gemma Lois Summerfield, Pamina
Julia Sitkovetsky, Queen of the Night
Richard Burkhard, Papageno
James Creswell, Sarastro
Bethan Langford, Second Lady
Sioned Gwen Davies, Third Lady
Sofia Troncoso, Papagena
Adrian Thompson, Monostatos
Jeni Bern, First Lady
The Orchestra of Scottish Opera
May 25, 30, Jun 02, 06, 10

Staatsoper, Vienna

Die Frau ohne Schatten
New production
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Strauss R., Die Frau ohne Schatten
Vienna State Opera
Christian Thielemann, Conductor
Vincent Huguet, Director
Aurélie Maestre, Set Designer
Caroline de Vivaise, Costume Designer
Nina Stemme, Barak the Dyer's Wife
Camilla Nylund, Empress
Evelyn Herlitzius, Nurse
Stephen Gould, Emperor
Wolfgang Koch, Barak, the Dyer
Bertrand Couderc, Lighting Designer, Video Artist
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
May 25

Gärtnerplatztheater, Munich

Bernstein, On the Town
Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz
Michael Brandstätter, Conductor
Josef Ernst Köpplinger, Director
Rainer Sinell, Set Designer
Alfred Mayerhofer, Costume Designer
Ballett des Staatstheaters am Gärtnerplatz
Orchester des Staatstheaters am Gärtnerplatz
Adam Cooper, Choreography
May 25 mat, 28, 30

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Manon Lescaut
Manon Lescaut
New production
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Puccini, Manon Lescaut
Balázs Kocsár, Conductor
Máté Szabó, Director
Anni Füzér, Costume Designer
Gabriella Létay Kiss, Manon Lescaut
Gergely Boncsér, Chevalier des Grieux
Attila Fekete, Chevalier des Grieux
Levente Molnár, Lescaut
Csaba Szegedi, Lescaut
István Rácz, Geronte di Ravoir
András Palerdi, Geronte di Ravoir
Ferenc Kristofori, Edmondo
Gergely Ujvári, Edmondo
András Kiss, Innkeeper
László Beöthy-Kiss, Dancing master
Illés Rácz, Lamplighter
Sándor Egri, Naval commander
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Hungarian State Opera Chorus
May 25

Kennedy Center: Opera House, Washington

Puccini, Tosca
Washington National Opera
Speranza Scappucci, Conductor
Ethan McSweeny, Director
Elena Rivkina, Costume Designer
Keri Alkema, Floria Tosca
Latonia Moore, Floria Tosca
Riccardo Massi, Mario Cavaradossi
Robert Watson, Mario Cavaradossi
Alan Held, Baron Scarpia
David Cangelosi, Spoletta
Washington National Opera Orchestra
Washington National Opera Chorus
May 25, Jun 07, 15, Sep 14
Riga Opera Festival

Latvian National Opera, Riga

Dialogues des Carmélites
Dialogues des Carmélites
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Poulenc, Dialogues des Carmélites
Latvian National Opera
Mārtiņš Ozoliņš, Conductor
Vincent Boussard, Director
Vincent Lemaire, Set Designer
Clara Peluffo Valentini, Costume Designer
May 25, 28, 30, Jun 02

Nationaltheater, Munich

Il trittico
Puccini, Il tabarro
Puccini, Suor Angelica
Puccini, Gianni Schicchi
Bertrand de Billy, Conductor
Lotte de Beer, Director
Bernhard Hammer, Set Designer
Jorine van Beek, Costume Designer
Ambrogio Maestri, Michele, Gianni Schicchi
Eva-Maria Westbroek, Giorgetta
Yonghoon Lee, Luigi
Kevin Conners, Tinca
Martin Snell, Talpa, Simone
Heike Grötzinger, La Frugola, La badessa
Dean Power, Song Vendor, Gherardo
Galeano Salas, A lover (tenor), Rinuccio
Rosa Feola, A lover (soprano), Lauretta
Ermonela Jaho, Suor Angelica
Michaela Schuster, La zia principessa, Zita
Helena Zubanovich, La suora zelatrice
Jennifer Johnston, La maestra delle novizie, La Ciesca
Anna El-Khashem, Suor Genovieffa
Selene Zanetti, Nella
Christian Rieger, Betto di Signa
Boris Prýgl, Marco
Matteo Peirone, Maestro Spinelloccio
Andrea Borghini, Ser Amantio di Nicolao
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
May 25
Venera Gimadieva (Amina) © Bernd Uhlig
La sonnambula
New production
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Bellini, La sonnambula
Deutsche Oper Berlin
Stephan Zilias, Conductor
Jossi Wieler, Director
Anna Viebrock, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Ante Jerkunica, Count Rodolfo
Helene Schneiderman, Teresa
Venera Gimadieva, Amina
Jesús León, Elvino
Lawrence Brownlee, Elvino
Alexandra Hutton, Lisa
Andrew Harris, Alessio
Jörg Schörner, Notary
Sergio Morabito, Director
Berlin Deutsche Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
May 25, 26

Jacksons Lane Theatre, London

Partenope - an opera not-so-seria
Partenope - an opera not-so-seria
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Handel, Partenope
Hampstead Garden Opera
Bertie Baigent, Conductor
Ashley Pearson, Director
Laura Fontana, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Kali Hardwick, Partenope
Jennifer Begley, Partenope
Rachael Cox, Rosmira
Anne-Sofie Søby Jensen, Rosmira
James Rhoads, Emilio
Peter Martin, Emilio
Saran Suebstantiwongse, Ormonte
Will Pate, Ormonte
Erik Kallo, Armindo
Alexander Pullinger, Armindo
Hamish McLaren, Arsace
Francis Gush, Arsace
May 25 mat, eve, 26 mat, 28, 29 mat, eve, 30, 31, Jun 01 mat, eve, 02 mat

Lyric Opera House, Chicago

West Side Story
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Bernstein, West Side Story
Lyric Opera of Chicago
TBC, Conductor
Francesca Zambello, Director
Peter J. Davison, Set Designer
Jessica Jahn, Costume Designer
Jerome Robbins, Choreography
Chicago Lyric Opera Orchestra
Chicago Lyric Opera Chorus
May 25

Opernhaus, Leipzig

© Tom Schulze
Verdi, Rigoletto
Christoph Gedschold, Conductor
Anthony Pilavachi, Director
Tatjana Ivschina, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Dalibor Jenis, Rigoletto
Devid Cecconi, Rigoletto
Bianca Tognocchi, Gilda
Kyungho Kim, The Duke of Mantua
Randall Jakobsh, Sparafucile
Kathrin Göring, Maddalena
Karin Lovelius, Maddalena
Dorothee Schlemm-Gál, Giovanna
Jean-Baptiste Mouret, Count Ceprano
Aneta Ručková, Countess Ceprano
Sven Hjörleifsson, Borsa
Jürgen Kurth, Monterone
Frank Wernstedt, Court Usher
Herren des Opernchores Leipzig
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
May 25

Opéra de Dijon, Dijon

Bizet, Carmen
Adrien Perruchon, Conductor
Florentine Klepper, Director
Martina Segna, Set Designer
Adriane Westerbarkey, Costume Designer
Antoinette Dennefeld, Carmen
Georgy Vasiliev, Don José
David Bižić, Escamillo
Elena Galitskaya, Micaëla
Sévag Tachdjian, Zuniga
Aimery Lefèvre, Moralès
Norma Nahoun, Frasquita
Yete Queiroz, Mercédès
Kaëlig Boche, Le Dancaïre
Enguerrand de Hys, Le Remendado
Chœur de l'Opéra de Dijon
Orchestre Dijon-Bourgogne
May 25

Theater Winterthur, Zürich

Dean Murphy (Figaro) and Sinead O'Kelly (Rosina) © Herwig Prammer
Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
New production
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Rossini, Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Antonino Fogliani, Conductor
Johannes Pölzgutter, Director
Nikolaus Webern, Set Designer
Janina Ammon, Costume Designer
Sinead O'Kelly, Rosina
Leonardo Sánchez, Count Almaviva
Dean Murphy, Figaro
Richard Walshe, Dr Bartolo
Justyna Bluj, Berta
Thomas Erlank, Ambrogio
Wojciech Rasiak, Don Basilio
Kim Jungrae Noah, Fiorello
Musikkollegium Winterthur
Zusatzchor der Oper Zürich
May 25, 29, Jun 11, 17, 20

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

© Iko Freese | drama-berlin.de
Petruschka / L'Enfant et les sortilèges
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Ravel, L'Enfant et les sortilèges
Stravinsky, Petrushka
Gabriel Feltz, Conductor
Suzanne Andrade, Director
Pia Leong, Set Designer
1927, Costume Designer
Esme Appleton, Director
Katrin Kath, Costume Designer
Paul Barritt, Animation
May 25 mat, eve

Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester

West Side Story
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Bernstein, West Side Story
Royal Exchange Theatred
Mark Aspinall, Conductor
Sarah Frankcom, Director
Anna Fleischle, Set Designer
Polly Sullivan, Costume Designer
Gabriela Garcia, Maria
Andy Coxon, Tony
May 25

Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona

Escena de Les pêcheurs de perles en el Liceu © A- Bofill
Les Pêcheurs de perles (The Pearl Fishers)
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Bizet, Les Pêcheurs de perles (The Pearl Fishers)
Yves Abel, Conductor
Lotte de Beer, Director
Marouscha Levy, Set Designer
Jorine van Beek, Costume Designer
Michael Adams, Zurga
Borja Quiza, Zurga
Ekaterina Bakanova, Leïla
Olga Kulchynska, Leïla
John Osborn, Nadir
Dmitry Korchak, Nadir
Fernando Javier Radó, Nourabad
Federico De Michelis, Nourabad
Orquesta Sinfónica del Gran Teatre del Liceu
Coro del Gran Teatre del Liceu
May 25 mat, 26 mat
Mozart, Don Giovanni
New National Theatre
Karsten Januschke, Conductor
Grischa Asagaroff, Director
Luigi Perego, Set Designer
Nicola Ulivieri, Don Giovanni
Giovanni Furlanetto, Leporello
Marigona Qerkezi, Donna Anna
Aya Wakizono, Donna Elvira
Kanae Kushima, Zerlina
Hidekazu Tsumaya, The Commendatore
Juan Francisco Gatell, Don Ottavio
Kazunori Kubo, Masetto
New National Theatre Chorus
Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra

Deutsches Theater, Göttingen

Handel, Rodrigo
Laurence Cummings, Conductor
Walter Sutcliffe, Director
Dorota Karolczak, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Fflur Wyn, Esilena
Russell Harcourt, Evanco
Silvia Frigato, Florinda
Erica Eloff, Rodrigo
Leandro Marziotte, Fernando
Jorge Navarro-Colorado, Giuliano
FestspielOrchester Göttingen
May 25

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Madama Butterfly
Madama Butterfly
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Puccini, Madama Butterfly
Pietro Rizzo, Conductor
Miklós-Gábor Kerényi, Director
Kentaur, Costume Designer
Andrea Rost, Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Boldizsár László, Pinkerton
Anatolij Fokanov, Sharpless
Andrea Edina Ulbrich, Suzuki
Ferenc Cserhalmi, The Bonze
Róbert Rezsnyák, Prince Yamadori
Zoltán Megyesi, Goro
Sándor Egri, The Imperial Commissioner
Eszter Zavaros, Kate Pinkerton
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
May 25, 29, Jun 08, 16, 23, 27, 30

Stadttheater, Bern

Tristan und Isolde
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Wagner, Tristan und Isolde
Stadttheater Bern
Kevin John Edusei, Conductor
Stephan Märki, Director
Philipp Fürhofer, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Chor Konzert Theater Bern
Bern Symphony Orchestra
May 25, Jun 09, 10

Opernhaus, Staatstheater, Hannover

West Side Story
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Bernstein, West Side Story
Staatsoper Hannover
Mark Rohde, Conductor
Matthias Davids, Director
Stella Motina, Maria
Michael Pflumm, Tony
Maaike Schuurmans, Anita
Taddeo Pellegrini, Bernardo
Dennis Henschel, Riff
Wolfgang Scheiner, Doc
Laura Tejero, Rosalia
Sat 25 May at 19:00

Elmslie House, Malvern

Così fan tutte
Così fan tutte
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Mozart, Così fan tutte (Fully staged opera performed in English)
Felici Opera
Margaret Johnson, Conductor, Piano
Julia Rufey, Director
Zoe Jasko, Set Designer, Costume Designer, Despina
Cheryl Aughton Clark, Fiordiligi
Jennifer Carr, Dorabella
Andrew Bearden Brown, Ferrando
Peter Edge, Guglielmo
Barnaby Beer, Don Alfonso
Mary Anstey, Piano
May 25

Northcott Theatre, Exeter

© Creative Feast
Idomeneo
New production
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Mozart, Idomeneo, rè di Creta
Jonathan Peter Kenny, Conductor
James Conway, Director
Frankie Bradshaw, Set Designer
Christopher Turner, Idomeneo
Catherine Carby, Idamante
Galina Averina, Ilia
Paula Sides, Elettra
John-Colyn Gyeantey, Arbace, High Priest
May 25, 30, Jun 05, 09, 25, 27, Jul 06, 11, 14 mat

Opernhaus, Düsseldorf

Pique Dame
New production
Tchaikovsky, The Queen of Spades (Pique Dame)
Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Aziz Shokhakimov, Conductor
Lydia Steier, Director
Bärbel Hohmann, Set Designer
Ursula Kudrna, Costume Designer
Sergey Polyakov, Hermann
Sergei Khomov, Hermann
Alexander Krasnov, Tomsky
Dmitry Lavrov, Yeletsky
Hanna Schwarz, The Countess
Elisabet Strid, Lisa
Maria Kataeva, Polina
Johannes Preißinger, Chekalinsky
Beniamin Pop, Surin
Andrés Sulbarán, Chaplitsky
Andrei Nicoara, Narumov
Daria Muromskaia, Masha
Katarzyna Kuncio, The Governess
Akademie für Chor und Musiktheater e.V.
Chor der Deutschen Oper am Rhein
Düsseldorfer Symphoniker
May 25, 28, 30, Jun 01, 06, 08

Oper Köln: Staatenhaus Saal 1, Cologne

My Fair Lady
Loewe, My Fair Lady
Oper Köln
Hilary Griffiths, Conductor
Dietrich Hilsdorf, Director
Dieter Richter, Set Designer
Renate Schmitzer, Costume Designer
Bjarni Thor Kristinsson, Alfred P. Doolittle
Aoife Miskelly, Eliza Doolittle
Wolfgang Stefan Schwaiger, Freddy Eynsford-Hill
Andrea Andonian, Mrs Pearce
Stephen Chaundy, Professor Henry Higgins
Andreas Grüter, Lighting Designer
Birgit Meyer, Dramaturgy
Giorgio Madia, Director
May 25, 26, 28, 30, 31, Jun 01

Teatro di San Carlo, Naples

Madama Butterfly
Puccini, Madama Butterfly
Gabriele Ferro, Conductor
Ferzan Ozpetek, Director, Set Designer
Alessandro Lai, Costume Designer
Aleksandra Kurzak, Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Amarilli Nizza, Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Piero Pretti, Pinkerton
Luciano Ganci, Pinkerton
Claudio Sgura, Sharpless
Anna Malavasi, Suzuki
Alessandra Visentin, Suzuki
Luciano Leoni, The Bonze
Paolo Maria Orecchia, Prince Yamadori
Massimiliano Chiarolla, Goro
Rossella Locatelli, Kate Pinkerton
Coro del Teatro di San Carlo
Orchestra del Teatro di San Carlo
May 25

Jacqueline Du Pré Music Building, St Hilda's College, Oxford

Marilyn Forever
Bryars, Marilyn Forever
Oxford Contemporary Opera Society
Charlotte Corderoy, Conductor
Zerlina Vulliamy, Director
May 25 mat, 28 mat, 29 mat, Jun 01 mat, 02 mat

Ulriksdals Slottsteater, Stockholm

Orlando
Handel, Orlando (Handel arr. Johan Ramström)
Royal Swedish Opera
Mattias Böhm, Conductor
Ellen Lamm, Director
Karl Svensson, Set Designer
Lena Lindgren, Costume Designer
Emma Sventelius, Orlando
Tessan-Maria Lehmussaari, Angelica
Mathilda Bryngelsson, Medoro
Therese Ahlbeck, Dorinda
John Erik Eleby, Zoroastro
Musicians from the Royal Swedish Orchestra
May 25, 27, 29

Arts Centre Melbourne: State Theatre, Melbourne

Rigoletto
Verdi, Rigoletto
Opera Australia
Andrea Licata, Conductor
Elijah Moshinsky, Director
Michael Yeargan, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Amartuvshin Enkhbat, Rigoletto
Stacey Alleaume, Gilda
Liparit Avetisyan, The Duke of Mantua
Roberto Scandiuzzi, Sparafucile
Sian Sharp, Maddalena
Dominica Matthews, Giovanna
Christopher Hillier, Count Ceprano
Leah Thomas, Countess Ceprano
Virgilio Marino, Borsa
Gennadi Dubinsky, Monterone
Luke Gabbedy, Marullo
Ryan Sharp, Court Usher
Jennifer Bonner, Page
Hugh Halliday, Revival Director
Opera Australia Chorus
Orchestra Victoria
May 25, 29, Jun 01, 05, 08, 11, 14, 19, 23 mat

Opéra Bastille, Paris

Tosca
Puccini, Tosca
Dan Ettinger, Conductor
Pierre Audi, Director
Christof Hetzer, Set Designer
Robby Duiveman, Costume Designer
Anja Harteros, Floria Tosca
Martina Serafin, Floria Tosca
Sonya Yoncheva, Floria Tosca
Jonas Kaufmann, Mario Cavaradossi
Marcelo Puente, Mario Cavaradossi
Vittorio Grigòlo, Mario Cavaradossi
Željko Lučić, Baron Scarpia
Luca Salsi, Baron Scarpia
Sava Vemic, Cesare Angelotti
Rodolphe Briand, Spoletta
Igor Gnidii, Sciarrone
Nicolas Cavallier, Sacristan
Christian Rodrigue Moungoungou, A jailer
Choeurs de l'Opéra National de Paris
Maîtrise des Hauts-de-Seine
Orchestre de l'Opéra national de Paris
May 25 mat

Arts Centre Melbourne: State Theatre, Melbourne

Così fan tutte
Mozart, Così fan tutte
Opera Australia
Keri-Lynn Wilson, Conductor
Sir David McVicar, Director
Moritz Junge, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Jane Ede, Fiordiligi
Anna Dowsley, Dorabella
Pavel Petrov, Ferrando
Samuel Dundas, Guglielmo
Richard Anderson, Don Alfonso
Taryn Fiebig, Despina
Andy Morton, Revival Director
Opera Australia Chorus
Orchestra Victoria
May 25, Jun 02 mat, 14

Oper Graz, Graz

Lucia di Lammermoor
New production
Donizetti, Lucia di Lammermoor
Oper Graz
Andrea Sanguineti, Conductor
Marcus Merkel, Conductor
Verena Stoiber, Director
Sophia Schneider, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Ana Durlovski, Lucia
Pavel Petrov, Edgardo
Antonio Poli, Edgardo
Rodion Pogossov, Enrico
Dariusz Perczak, Enrico
Andrea Purtić, Alisa
Mareike Jankowski, Alisa
Albert Memeti, Arturo
Martin Fournier, Normanno
Alexey Birkus, Raimondo
Extrachor der Oper Graz
Chor der Oper Graz
Grazer Philharmoniker
May 25 mat, eve, 28, 29 mat, eve, 30, 31, Jun 01 mat, eve, 03, 04, 05 mat, eve, 06, 07, 08 mat, eve

The London Coliseum, London

Man of La Mancha
Leigh, Man of La Mancha
Lonny Price, Director
Kelsey Grammer, Don Quixote/Cervantes
Danielle de Niese, Aldonza/Dulcinea
May 25, 28, 30, Jun 05, 09, 15, 21

Semperoper, Dresden

Nabucco
New production
Verdi, Nabucco
Dresden State Opera
Omer Meir Wellber, Conductor
David Bösch, Director
Patrick Bannwart, Set Designer
Meentje Nielsen, Costume Designer
Andrzej Dobber, Nabucco
Saioa Hernández, Abigaille
Christina Bock, Fenena
Arseny Yakovlev, Ismaele
Vitalij Kowaljow, Zaccaria
Alexandros Stavrakakis, High Priest
Simeon Esper, Abdallo
Tahnee Niboro, Anna
Sächsischer Staatsopernchor Dresden
Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden
May 25 mat, 29, 31

Finnish National Opera: Main Hall (Suomen Kansallisoopera: päänäyttämö), Helsinki

Pelléas et Mélisande
Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor
Marco Arturo Marelli, Director, Set Designer
Dagmar Niefind, Costume Designer
Ville Rusanen, Pelléas
Camilla Tilling, Mélisande
Laurent Naouri, Golaud
Jyrki Korhonen, Arkel
Lilli Paasikivi, Geneviève
Mia Heikkinen, Yniold
Jussi Merikanto, A Doctor
Orchestra of the Finnish National Opera
May 25, 26, eve

Vierte Welt, Berlin

Il trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno / Alexandria
Handel, Il trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno, HWV 46a
People in rooms
Glen Sheppard, Director, Set Designer, Piacere
Silvia Micu, Bellezza
Marie-Gabrielle Arco, Disinganno
Gastón Efficace, Tempo
Tim Ribchester, Piano
Andrej Lakisov, Saxophone
May 25 mat, eve, 26 mat, 31, Jun 01 mat, eve, 02 mat

Riverside Theatre, New York City

Amore Opera Presents Verdi's "Un Ballo in Maschera," May 24-June 2
Verdi, Un ballo in maschera
Amore Opera
Douglas Martin, Conductor
Nathan Hull, Director
Richard Cerullo, Set Designer
Lydia Gladstone, Costume Designer
José Heredia, Riccardo
Todd Wilander, Riccardo
Fabrizio Doria, Riccardo
Robert Garner, Renato
Jonathan Green, Renato
Jay Stephenson, Renato
Elizabeth Perryman, Amelia
Aida Carducci, Amelia
Ashley Becker, Amelia
Debra Patchel, Ulrica
Sarah Knott, Ulrica
Galina Atkonis, Ulrica
Jessie Goebel, Oscar
Christa Dalmazio, Oscar
Merrin Lazyan, Oscar
Allegra Durante, Oscar
May 25, 26 mat

Opéra Comédie, Montpellier

L'Histoire du soldat
Stravinsky, L'Histoire du soldat
Opéra national Montpellier Occitanie
Magnus Fryklund, Conductor
Àlex Ollé, Director
Lluc Castells, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Sandra Pocceschi, Revival Director
Sébastien Dutrieux, Actor
Orchestre national de Montpellier Occitanie
May 25 mat, eve

Gaiety Theatre, Dublin

The Magic Flute
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Irish National Opera
Peter Whelan, Conductor
Sinead Hayes, Conductor
Caroline Staunton, Director
Ciaran Bagnall, Set Designer, Lighting Designer
Katie Davenport, Costume Designer
Nick Pritchard, Tamino
Tyler Nelson, Tamino
Anna Devin, Pamina
Jennifer Davis, Pamina
Audrey Luna, Queen of the Night
Kim Sheehan, Queen of the Night
Gavan Ring, Papageno
Lukas Jakobski, Sarastro
Rachel Croash, First Lady
Sarah Richmond, Second Lady
Raphaela Mangan, Third Lady
Andrew Gavin, Monostatos
Padraic Rowan, The Speaker (Der Sprecher)
Amy Ní Fhearraigh, Papagena
Matthew Mannion, First Priest
Peter O'Reilly, Second Priest
Fearghal Curtis, First Armoured Man
Robert McAllister, Second Armoured Man
Irish National Opera Chorus
Irish Chamber Orchestra
May 25, 30, Jun 02, 06, 09, 15, 19, 22, 27, Jul 05, 10
Glyndebourne

Glyndebourne Opera House, Glyndebourne

La Damnation de Faust
New production
Berlioz, La Damnation de Faust
Glyndebourne Festival Opera
Robin Ticciati, Conductor
Richard Jones, Director
Hyemi Shin, Set Designer
Nicky Gillibrand, Costume Designer
Allan Clayton, Faust
Julie Boulianne, Marguerite
Christopher Purves, Méphistophélès
Ashley Riches, Brander
Andreas Fuchs, Lighting Designer
Glyndebourne Chorus
May 25 mat, eve, 28, 29 mat, 30, Jun 01 mat, eve, 02 mat

Unicorn Theatre, London

Dido and Aeneas
New production
Purcell, Dido and Aeneas
English National Opera
Valentina Peleggi, Conductor
Purni Morell, Director
Khadija Raza, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Rachael Lloyd, Dido
Njabulo Madlala, Aeneas
Eyra Norman, Belinda
May 25, 29, Jun 02, 08, Jul 14, 24

Nationaltheater: Opernhaus, Mannheim

Pelléas et Mélisande
New production
Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande (Koproduktion mit der Komischen Oper Berlin)
Nationaltheater Mannheim
Alexander Soddy, Conductor
Barrie Kosky, Director
Klaus Grünberg, Set Designer, Lighting Designer
Dinah Ehm, Costume Designer
Astrid Kessler, Mélisande
Raymond Ayers, Pelléas
Joachim Goltz, Golaud
Patrick Zielke, Arkel
Anne Kuhn, Set Designer
Johanna Wall, Dramaturgy
Julia Warnemünde, Dramaturgy
Nationaltheater Orchestra Mannheim
May 25

Grand Théâtre d'Angers, Angers

Le Vaisseau fantôme
Wagner, Der fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman)
Angers Nantes Opéra
Rudolf Piehlmeyer, Conductor
Rebecca & Beverly Blankenship, Director
Peer Palmowski, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Almas Švilpa, Dutchman
Martina Welschenbach, Senta
Patrick Simper, Daland
Samuel Sakker, Erik
Doris Lamprecht, Mary
Yu Shao, The Steersman
Chœur d'Angers Nantes Opéra
Chœur de l'Opéra de Rennes
Orchestre Symphonique de Bretagne
May 25, 26, 29, 30, 31, Jun 01, 02

Teatro de la Zarzuela, Madrid

Doña Francisquita, comedia lírica en tres actos
Vives, Doña Francisquita
Óliver Díaz, Conductor
Lluís Pascual, Director
Alejandro Andújar, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Sabina Puértolas, Francisquita
Sonia de Munck, Francisquita
Ana Ibarra, Aurora
María Rodriguez, Aurora
María José Suárez, Doña Francisca
Ismael Jordi, Fernando
José Luis Sola, Fernando
Vicenç Esteve, Cardona
Jorge Rodríguez-Norton, Cardona
Santos Ariño, Don Mathias
Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid
Coro del Teatro de La Zarzuela
May 25, 29, Jun 01, 07

Berlin State Opera, Unter den Linden, Berlin

Pelléas et Mélisande
Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande
Maxime Pascal, Conductor
Ruth Berghaus, Director
Hartmut Meyer, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Marianne Crebassa, Mélisande
Rolando Villazón, Pelléas
Luca Pisaroni, Golaud
Wolfgang Schöne, Arkel
Katharina Kammerloher, Geneviève
Soloists of the Tölzer Boys Choir, Yniold
Dominic Barberi, Shepherd, A Doctor
Staatsopernchor Berlin
Staatskapelle Berlin
May 25, 29, Jun 01, 03, 05

La Scala, Milan

Idomeneo
New Production
Mozart, Idomeneo, rè di Creta
Teatro alla Scala
Christoph von Dohnányi, Conductor
Matthias Hartmann, Director
Volker Hintermeier, Set Designer
Bernard Richter, Idomeneo
Michèle Losier, Idamante
Julia Kleiter, Ilia
Federica Lombardi, Elettra
Krešimir Špicer, High Priest
Coro del Teatro alla Scala
Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala
May 25, 26

Teatros del Canal: Sala Roja, Madrid

Olga Pericet: Un cuerpo infinito
Un cuerpo infinito (Olga Pericet, Marco Flores, Rafael Estévez, Valeriano Paños)
Olga Pericet, Director, Costume Designer
Carlota Ferrer, Set Designer
May 25, 30, Jun 01, 08

Oper Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main

Rodelinda
New production
Handel, Rodelinda, regina de' Langobardi
Oper Frankfurt
Andrea Marcon, Conductor
Claus Guth, Director
Christian Schmidt, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Lucy Crowe, Rodelinda
Andreas Scholl, Bertarido
Katharina Magiera, Eduige
Martin Mitterrutzner, Grimoaldo
Božidar Smiljanić, Garibaldo
Jakub Józef Orliński, Unulfo
Ramses Sigl, Choreography
Frankfurt Opera Chorus
Opera Frankfurt Orchestra
May 25, 28, 30, Jun 05, 12, 15, 18

Oslo Opera House, Main Stage, Oslo

La Cenerentola (Cinderella)
Rossini, La Cenerentola (Cinderella)
Norwegian National Opera
Leo Hussain, Conductor
Stefan Herheim, Director, Set Designer
Daniel Unger, Set Designer
Esther Bialas, Costume Designer
Tone Kummervold, Angelina (Cinderella)
Taylor Stayton, Don Ramiro
Edward Nelson, Dandini, valet to Ramiro
Miklós Sebestyén, Don Magnifico
Vera Talerko, Clorinda
Astrid Nordstad, Tisbe
Michael Sumuel, Alidoro
Norwegian National Opera Choir
Norwegian National Opera Orchestra
Sat 25 May at 19:30

Sage One, Gateshead

Los Angeles Master Chorale
di Lasso, Lagrime di San Pietro
Grant Gershon, Conductor
Los Angeles Master Chorale
Peter Sellars, Director