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Dec 12 mat, 31 mat, 2018 Jan 02 mat, 14 mat, Apr 22 mat, 25

Opernhaus, Zürich

Ronja Räubertochter
New Production
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Carrie-Ann Matheson, Conductor
Marie-Ève Signeyrole, Director
Fabien Teigné, Set Designer
Yashi, Costume Designer
Philharmonia Zürich
Chorzuzüger der Oper Zürich
Kids event
Dec 12, 14, 19 mat, eve

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Hänsel und Gretel
New production
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Humperdinck, Hänsel und Gretel
János Kovács, Conductor
Rafael Villalobos, Director, Costume Designer
Emanuele Sinisi, Set Designer
Zsófia Kálnay, Hänsel
Gabriella Balga, Hänsel
Ágnes Molnár, Gretel
Mária Celeng, Gretel
Csaba Szegedi, Peter / Father
Zsolt Haja, Peter / Father
Lúcia Megyesi Schwartz, Gertrude / Mother
Atala Schöck, Gertrude / Mother
Judit Németh, Witch
Bernadett Wiedemann, Witch
Krisztina Simon, Sandman
Eszter Zavaros, Sandman
Ildikó Jakab, Dew Fairy
Ingrid Kertesi, Dew Fairy
Dec 12, 14, 16 mat

Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

RNCM Opera: Cinderella (Cendrillon) by Jules Massenet
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Massenet, Cendrillon (Cinderella)
Royal Northern College of Music
Martin André, Conductor
Olivia Fuchs, Director
Yannis Thavoris, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Dec 12, 15

Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona

Tristan and Isolde
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Wagner, Tristan und Isolde
Josep Pons, Conductor
Àlex Ollé, Director
Alfons Flores, Set Designer
Josep Abril, Costume Designer
Iréne Theorin, Isolde
Stefan Vinke, Tristan
Albert Dohmen, King Marke
Dame Sarah Connolly, Brangäne
Francisco Vas, Melot
Jorge Rodríguez-Norton, Young seaman
Greer Grimsley, Kurwenal
Germán Olvera, Helmsman
Cor del Gran Teatre del Liceu
Orquestra Simfònica del Gran Teatre del Liceu
Dec 12, 15, 18, 21

Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia: Sala Principal, Valencia

Verdi, Don Carlo(s)
Palau de Les Arts Reina Sofia
Ramón Tebar, Conductor
Marco Arturo Marelli, Director
Dagmar Niefind, Set Designer
Alexander Vinogradov, Philip II
Andrea Carè, Don Carlo
Plácido Domingo, Rodrigo
Maria José Siri, Elisabetta di Valois
Violeta Urmana, Princess Eboli
Dec 12, 19, 26 mat, 28, 2018 Feb 10 mat, 13, 16, Mar 30 mat, Apr 02 mat, 12, 14 mat, 18, 20, May 03, 05 mat, 09
The Merry Widow (Die Lustige Witwe)
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Lehár, The Merry Widow (Die Lustige Witwe)
Royal Swedish Opera
Ole Anders Tandberg, Director
Erlend Birkeland, Set Designer
Maria Geber, Costume Designer
Elin Rombo, Hanna Glawari
Jeremy Carpenter, Count Danilo Danilovich
Roine Söderlundh, Choreography
Henrik Dorsin, Baritone
Vivianne Holmberg, Soprano
Klas Hedlund, Tenor
Pierre Gylbert, Tenor
Niklas Björling Rygert, Tenor
Miriam Treichl, Mezzo-soprano
Dec 12, 2018 Mar 17, 25, Jun 06

Janáček Theatre (Janáčkovo divadlo), Brno

Verdi, Nabucco
Jakub Klecker, Conductor
György Selmeczi, Director
Karel Drgáč, Set Designer
Josef Jelínek, Costume Designer
Dec 12, 15

Nationaltheater, Munich

Lucia di Lammermoor
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Donizetti, Lucia di Lammermoor
Antonino Fogliani, Conductor
Barbara Wysocka, Director
Barbara Hanicka, Set Designer
Julia Kornacka, Costume Designer
Ludovic Tézier, Enrico
Adela Zaharia, Lucia
Olga Pudova, Lucia
Piotr Beczała, Edgardo
Galeano Salas, Arturo
Sergiu Saplacan, Normanno
Rachael Wilson, Alisa
Nicolas Testé, Raimondo
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
Dec 12, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 23, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30, 2018 Jan 02, 03, 04, 07, 08

Teatro Real, Madrid

La bohème
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Puccini, La bohème
Paolo Carignani, Conductor
Richard Jones, Director
Stewart Laing, Set Designer
Stephen Costello, Rodolfo
Piero Pretti, Rodolfo
Anita Hartig, Mimì
Yolanda Auyanet, Mimì
Étienne Dupuis, Marcello
Alessandro Luongo, Marcello
Carmen Romeu, Musetta
Joan Martín-Royo, Schaunard
Manel Esteve Madrid, Schaunard
Mika Kares, Colline
Fernando Javier Radó, Colline
José Manuel Zapata, Benoît
Roberto Accurso, Alcindoro
Alan Barnes, Revival Director
Chorus of the Teatro Real
Orchestra of the Teatro Real
Dec 12 mat, 21 mat

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Hänsel und Gretel
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Humperdinck, Hänsel und Gretel
Ulf Schirmer, Conductor
Birgit Eckenweber, Director
Alexander J Mudlagk, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Jürgen Kurth, Peter / Father
Kathrin Göring, Gertrude / Mother
Sandra Janke, Hänsel
Magdalena Hinterdobler, Gretel
Dan Karlström, Witch
Mirjam Neururer, Dew Fairy, Sandman
Kinderchor der Oper Leipzig
Jugendchor der Oper Leipzig
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Dec 12, 15

Staatsoper, Vienna

Lulu
New production
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Berg, Lulu
Vienna State Opera
Ingo Metzmacher, Conductor
Ruth Orthmann, Director
Wolfgang Gussmann, Set Designer
Susana Mendoza, Costume Designer
Agneta Eichenholz, Lulu
Angela Denoke, Countess Geschwitz
Herbert Lippert, Alwa
Charles Workman, Alwa
Bo Skovhus, Dr. Schön / Jack the Ripper
Franz Grundheber, Schigolch, an old man
Wolfgang Bankl, Animal Tamer
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
Dec 12 mat, eve
The Tale of the Magic Flute
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Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute) (Abridged)
Kevin McCutcheon, Conductor
Gerlinde Pelkowski, Director, Costume Designer
Gabriel Thomas, Set Designer
Sandra Hamaoui, Pamina
TBC, Queen of the Night
Matthew Newlin, Tamino
Philipp Jekal, Papageno
Andrew Harris, Sarastro
Adriana Ferfezka, First Lady
Irene Roberts, Second Lady
Ronnita Miller, Third Lady
Nicole Haslett, Papagena
Ya-Chung Huang, Monostatos
Jörg Schörner, Narrator
Berlin Deutsche Opera Orchestra
Kids event
Dec 12 mat, 18 mat, 26 mat

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

The Town Musicians of Bremen | Bremen Mızıkacıları
New Production
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Şendil, The Town Musicians of Bremen | Bremen Mızıkacıları
Ivo Hentschel, Conductor
Tobias Ribitzki, Director
Alfred Peter, Set Designer
Kathrin-Susann Brose, Costume Designer
Dec 12, 15, 19, 23 mat

Lincoln Center: Metropolitan Opera House, New York City

Le nozze di Figaro
Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Harry Bicket, Conductor
Richard Eyre, Director
Rob Howell, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Luca Pisaroni, Count Almaviva
Rachel Willis-Sørensen, Countess Almaviva
Adam Plachetka, Figaro
Christiane Karg, Susanna
Serena Malfi, Cherubino
Maurizio Muraro, Doctor Bartolo
Hyesang Park, Barbarina
Katarina Leoson, Marcellina
The Metropolitan Opera Chorus
The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Jonathon Loy, Revival Director
Dec 12, 13, 15, 16, 17

Teatro di San Carlo, Naples

La fanciulla del West
New Production
Puccini, La fanciulla del West
Juraj Valčuha, Conductor
Hugo de Ana, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Anna Pirozzi, Minnie
Virginia Tola, Minnie
Roberto Aronica, Dick Johnson
Marco Berti, Dick Johnson
Claudio Sgura, Jack Rance
Bruno Lazzaretti, Nick
John Paul Huckle, Ashby
Donato Di Gioia, Jim Larkens
Enrico Marchesini, Billy Jackrabbit
Francesco Musinu, José Castro
Gianfranco Montresor, Sonora
Alessandra Visentin, Wowkle
Romano Dal Zovo, Jake Wallace
Antonello Ceron, Trin
Paolo Maria Orecchia, Sid
Tommaso Barea, Bello
Orlando Polidoro, Harry
Enrico Cossutta, Joe
Dario Giorgelè, Happy
Orchestra del Teatro di San Carlo
Coro del Teatro di San Carlo
Dec 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 mat, eve, 18, 19, 20 mat, eve, 21, 22, 23 mat, eve

Arcola Theatre, London

OperaUpClose's Eugene Onegin at Arcola Theatre
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin
OperaUpClose
Sonia Ben-Santamaria, Conductor
Lucy Bradley, Director
Vise, Rosanna, Set Designer
Lucy Hall, Tatyana
Thorpe, Josephine, Tatyana
Felicity Buckland, Olga
Anthony Flaum, Lensky
Cliff Zammit-Stevens, Lensky
Felix Kemp, Eugene Onegin
Tom Stoddart, Eugene Onegin
Flora McIntosh, Filippyevna
Julian Debreuil, Zaretsky
Kathryn Hannah, Madame Larina
Michael Bradley, Monsieur Triquet
Daggett, Caroline, Mezzo-soprano
Alexandra Stenson, Soprano
Dec 12, 23, 31

Theater Koblenz: Großes Haus, Koblenz

Ball im Savoy
Abraham, Ball im Savoy
Daniel Spogis, Conductor
Ansgar Weigner, Director
Kristopher Kempf, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Désirée Brodka, Madeleine de Faublas
Michael Siemon, Marquis Aristide de Faublas
Haruna Yamazaki, Daisy Darlington
Christof Maria Kaiser, Mustapha Bey
Anne Catherine Wagner, Tangolita
Sebastian Haake, Archibald, Pomerol
Staatsorchester Rheinische Philharmonie
Dec 12, 15, 19, 22, 2018 Jan 06 mat, 09, 13 mat

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London

Cavalleria rusticana/ Pagliacci
Mascagni, Cavalleria rusticana
Leoncavallo, Pagliacci
Royal Opera
Daniel Oren, Conductor
Damiano Michieletto, Director
Paolo Fantin, Set Designer
Carla Teti, Costume Designer
Elīna Garanča, Santuzza
Anna Pirozzi, Santuzza
Bryan Hymel, Turiddu, Canio
Elena Zilio, Mamma Lucia
Mark S Doss, Alfio
Roberto Frontali, Alfio, Tonio
Martina Belli, Lola
Fabio Sartori, Canio
Carmen Giannattasio, Nedda
Simona Mihai, Nedda
Simon Keenlyside, Tonio
Luis Gomes, Beppe
Andrzej Filonczyk, Silvio
Samuel Dale Johnson, Silvio
Royal Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Rodula Gaitanou, Revival Director
Dec 12, 23 mat, eve, 25 mat, eve, 29 mat, eve

Berlin State Opera, Unter den Linden, Berlin

Hänsel und Gretel
New production
Humperdinck, Hänsel und Gretel
Sebastian Weigle, Conductor
Vinzenz Weissenburger, Conductor
Achim Freyer, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Roman Trekel, Peter / Father
Arttu Kataja, Peter / Father
Marina Prudenskaya, Gertrude / Mother
Anna Samuil, Gertrude / Mother
Katrin Wundsam, Hänsel
Natalia Skrycka, Hänsel
Elsa Dreisig, Gretel
Evelin Novak, Gretel
Stephan Rügamer, Witch
Sarah Aristidou, Dew Fairy
Corinna Scheurle, Sandman
Sebastian Alphons, Lighting Designer
Hugo Reis, Video Artist
Jakob Klaffs, Video Artist
Larissa Wieczorek, Dramaturgy
Elena Garcia-Fernandez, Dramaturgy
Kinderchor der Staatsoper Unter den Linden
Staatskapelle Berlin
Dec 12, 22, 23, 27, 29 mat

Teatro Carlo Felice, Genoa

Rigoletto
Verdi, Rigoletto
Teatro Carlo Felice
Francesco Ivan Ciampa, Conductor
Dorian Wilson, Conductor
Rolando Panerai, Director
Regina Schrecker, Costume Designer
Leo Nucci, Rigoletto
Carlos Álvarez, Rigoletto
Amartuvshin Enkhbat, Rigoletto
Maria Mudryak, Gilda
Serena Gamberoni, Gilda
Leonor Bonilla, Gilda
Antonia Gandía, The Duke of Mantua
Celso Albelo, The Duke of Mantua
Massimiliano Pisapia, The Duke of Mantua
Dario Russo, Sparafucile
Mihailo Šljivić, Sparafucile
Anastasia Boldyreva, Maddalena
Nicole Brandolino, Maddalena
Coro del Teatro Carlo Felice
Orchestra del Teatro Carlo Felice
Dec 12, 16, 18, 21, 23, 26, 29, 31

Opéra Bastille, Paris

La bohème
New production
Puccini, La bohème
Gustavo Dudamel, Conductor
Manuel López Gómez, Conductor
Claus Guth, Director
Etienne Pluss, Set Designer
Eva Dessecker, Costume Designer
Atalla Ayan, Rodolfo
Benjamin Bernheim, Rodolfo
Sonya Yoncheva, Mimì
Nicole Car, Mimì
Artur Ruciński, Marcello
Aida Garifullina, Musetta
Alessio Arduini, Schaunard
Andrei Jilihovschi, Schaunard
Roberto Tagliavini, Colline
Choeurs de l'Opéra National de Paris
Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris
Dec 12, 14, 20, 2018 Jan 04, 10, 12, 16, 19, 28 mat, 30, Feb 27, Mar 01, 04 mat, 11 mat
The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Joana Mallwitz, Conductor
Marco Arturo Marelli, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Sine Bundgaard, Pamina
Gisela Stille, Pamina
Serenad Burcu Uyar, Queen of the Night
Vassiliki Karayanni, Queen of the Night
Gert Henning-Jensen, Tamino
David Danholt, Tamino
Palle Knudsen, Papageno
Simon Duus, Papageno
Henning von Schulman, Sarastro
Petri Lindroos, Sarastro
Dec 12, 14, 15, 17 mat, 19, 20, 22, 23

La Monnaie | De Munt: Grand Hall, Brussels

Dialogues des Carmélites
Poulenc, Dialogues des Carmélites
De Munt | La Monnaie
Alain Altinoglu, Conductor
Olivier Py, Director
Pierre-André Weitz, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Nicolas Cavallier, Marquis de la Force
Patricia Petibon, Blanche de la Force
Anne-Catherine Gillet, Blanche de la Force
Stanislas de Barbeyrac, Chevalier de la Force
Guy de Mey, Chaplain of the monastery
Sylvie Brunet-Grupposo, Madame de Croissy, the prioress
Véronique Gens, Madame Lidoine, the new prioress
Marie-Adeline Henry, Madame Lidoine, the new prioress
Sophie Koch, Mother Marie
Karine Deshayes, Mother Marie
Sandrine Piau, Sister Constance
Hendrickje van Kerckhove, Sister Constance
Mireille Capelle, Mother Jeanne
Angélique Noldus, Sister Mathilde
Yves Saelens, 1er commissaire
Arnaud Richard, 2ème commissaire
Nabil Suliman, Gaoler
Orchestre Symphonique et Choeurs de la Monnaie
Dec 12, 14, 17, 19, 21, 23

Teatro Costanzi, Teatro dell'Opera, Rome

La damnation de Faust
Berlioz, The Damnation of Faust (La Damnation de Faust)
Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
Daniele Gatti, Conductor
Damiano Michieletto, Director
Paolo Fantin, Set Designer
Carla Teti, Costume Designer
Pavel Černoch, Faust
Alex Esposito, Méphistophélès
Véronica Simeoni, Marguerite
Goran Jurić, Brander
Coro del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
Orchestra del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
Tue 12 Dec at 11:30

Fundación Juan March, Madrid

El género bello, espectáculo de zarzuela
Mikhail Studyonov, Conductor
Miguel Ángel Arqued, Director
Carlos Crooke, Set Designer
Irene Palazón, Soprano
Gerardo Bullon, Bass
Dec 13, 16

Teatro Campoamor, Oviedo

Andrea Chénier
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Giordano, Andrea Chénier
Gianluca Marcianò, Conductor
Alfonso Romero Mora, Director
Jorge de Léon, Andrea Chénier
Carlos Álvarez, Carlo Gérard
Ainhoa Arteta, Maddalena de Coigny
Marina Rodríguez-Cusì, La comtesse de Coigny
Pintó Mireia, Bersi
Alex Sanmartí, Mathieu
Oviedo Filarmonía
Dec 13, 16, 19, 22, 2018 Jan 02, 05

La Scala, Milan

Andrea Chénier
New Production
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Giordano, Andrea Chénier
Teatro alla Scala
Riccardo Chailly, Conductor
Mario Martone, Director
Margherita Palli, Set Designer
Ursula Patzak, Costume Designer
Yusif Eyvazov, Andrea Chénier
Anna Netrebko, Maddalena de Coigny
Luca Salsi, Carlo Gérard
Annalisa Stroppa, Bersi
Mariana Pentcheva, La comtesse de Coigny
Gabriele Sagona, Roucher
Costantino Finucci, Pietro Fléville
Gianluca Breda, Fouquier-Tinville
Francesco Verna, Mathieu
Carlo Bosi, L'Incredible
Manuel Pierattelli, The Abbé
Romano Dal Zovo, Schmidt
Judit Kutasi, Madelon
Pasquale Mari, Lighting Designer
Coro del Teatro alla Scala
Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala
Dec 13, 15, 17 mat, 19, 21, 23, 27, 29, 31

Opera Vlaanderen, Antwerp, Antwerp

Verdi, Falstaff
Tomáš Netopil, Conductor
Christoph Waltz, Director
David Warren, Set Designer
Judith Holste, Costume Designer
Thomas Johannes Mayer, Sir John Falstaff
Jacquelyn Wagner, Alice Ford
Johannes Martin Kränzle, Ford
Julien Behr, Fenton
Anat Edri, Nannetta
Iris Vermillion, Mistress Quickly
Kai Rüütel, Meg Page
Koor Opera Vlaanderen
Symfonisch Orkest Opera Vlaanderen
Dec 13

Opernhaus, Zürich

Beethoven, Fidelio
Simone Young, Conductor
Andreas Homoki, Director
Henrik Ahr, Set Designer
Barbara Drosihn, Costume Designer
Elza van den Heever, Leonore
Klaus Florian Vogt, Florestan
Martin Gantner, Don Pizarro
Oliver Widmer, Don Fernando
Christof Fischesser, Rocco
Mélissa Petit, Marzelline
Spencer Lang, Jaquino
Jonathan Abernethy, First prisoner
Philharmonia Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Dec 13, 16, 19, 21, 26 mat, 29
Puccini, La bohème
Andrea Battistoni, Conductor
Benedict Andrews, Director
Johannes Schütz, Set Designer
Victoria Behr, Costume Designer
Sergey Romanovsky, Rodolfo
Eleonora Buratto, Mimì
Mattia Olivieri, Marcello
Olga Kulchynska, Musetta
Thomas Oliemans, Schaunard
Gianluca Buratto, Colline
Matteo Peirone, Benoît, Alcindoro
Morschi Franz, Parpignol
Astrid van den Akker, Revival Director
Nieuw Amsterdams Kinderkoor
Chorus of Dutch National Opera
Residentie Orkest
Dec 13, 22, 2018 Jan 05, 13

Vidmarhallen 1, Bern

Dayer, Alzheim
Stadttheater Bern
Jochen Hochstenbach, Conductor
Ludger Engels, Director
Ric Schachtebeck, Set Designer
Romy Springsguth, Costume Designer
Marielle Murphy, Pflegerin
Evgenia Grekova, Margret
Claude Eichenberger, Magda
Robin Adams, Buddha
Grazia Pergoletti, Mariann
Heidi Maria Glössner, Lisa
Jürg Wisbach, Meinhard
Joey Zimmermann, Brabbler
Marcus Calvin, Gustl
Bern Symphony Orchestra
Dec 13, 15

Grieg Hall (Grieghallen), Bergen

Verdi, Otello (Semi-staged)
Edward Gardner, Conductor
Peter Mumford, Director, Set Designer
Lester Lynch, Iago
Hanna Hipp, Emilia
Vladimir Dmitruk, Cassio
Latonia Moore, Desdemona
Ørjan Hartveit, Herald
Jongmin Park, Lodovico
David Hansford, Montano
Remus Alazaroae, Roderigo
Bergen Philharmonic Choir
Edvard Grieg Choir
Collegium Musicum Choir
Håkon Matti Skrede, Choirmaster / chorus director
Dec 13, 16, 19

Staatsoper, Vienna

Der Rosenkavalier
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Strauss R., Der Rosenkavalier
Vienna State Opera
Ádám Fischer, Conductor
Otto Schenk, Director
Rudolf Heinrich, Set Designer
Erni Kniepert, Costume Designer
Krassimira Stoyanova, Feldmarschallin
Erin Morley, Sophie
Stephanie Houtzeel, Octavian
Peter Rose, Baron Ochs
Adrian Eröd, Herr von Faninal
Jochen Schmeckenbecher, Herr von Faninal
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
Dec 13, 21, 30, 2018 Jan 07, 12, 20, 28, Feb 02
Bellini, Norma
Giancarlo Andretta, Conductor
Stéphane Braunschweig, Director, Set Designer
Thibault Vancraenenbroeck, Costume Designer
Katarina Karnéus, Norma
Ida Falk Winland, Adalgisa
Tomas Lind, Pollione
Karin Hammarlund, Clotilde
Daniel Ralphsson, Flavio
Anders Lorentzson, Oroveso
Göteborg Opera Orchestra
Dec 13, 28, 2018 Jan, Feb 16 mat, 19 mat

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

Petrushka / L'Enfant et les sortilèges
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Ravel, L'Enfant et les sortilèges
Stravinsky, Petrushka
Jordan De Souza, Conductor
Suzanne Andrade, Director
Pia Leong, Set Designer
1927, Costume Designer
Esme Appleton, Director
Katrin Kath, Costume Designer
Paul Barritt, Video Artist
Vocalconsort Berlin
Dec 13, 18, 30, 2018 Jan 05, 07

Oper Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main

Werther
Massenet, Werther
Oper Frankfurt
Lorenzo Viotti, Conductor
Hartmut Keil, Conductor
Willy Decker, Director
Wolfgang Gussmann, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Mario Chang, Werther
Julie Boulianne, Charlotte
Louise Alder, Sophie
Sebastian Geyer, Albert
Franz Mayer, Le Bailli
Peter Marsh, Schmidt
Barnaby Rea, Johann
Benjamin Cortez, Revival Director
Joachim Klein, Lighting Designer
Nikolaus Henseler, Choirmaster / chorus director
Frankfurt Opera Children's Choir
Opera Frankfurt Orchestra
Dec 13, 2018 Jan, 20, 23, 26
La fanciulla del West
Puccini, La fanciulla del West
Alexander Vedernikov, Conductor
Christoffer Berdal, Director
Palle Christensen, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Ann Petersen, Minnie
Niels Jørgen Riis, Dick Johnson
Johan Reuter, Jack Rance
David Kempster, Jack Rance
Michael Kristensen, Nick
Kyungil Ko, Ashby
Dec 13, 15, 21, 28, 30 mat

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

The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Kurt Kopecky, Conductor
Suzanne Andrade, Director
Kristel Pärtna, Pamina
Iida Antola, Pamina
Aleksandra Olczyk, Queen of the Night
Matias Haakana, Tamino
Jussi Myllys, Tamino
Ville Rusanen, Papageno
Jussi Merikanto, Papageno
Jyrki Korhonen, Sarastro
Koit Soasepp, Sarastro
Margarita Nacér, Papagena
Johanna Isokoski, Papagena
Klaus Mäkelä, Conductor
Barrie Kosky, Director
Dec 13, 2018 Jul 08, 12, 14

Berlin State Opera, Unter den Linden, Berlin

L'incoronazione di Poppea (Die Krönung der Poppea), SV 308
New production
Monteverdi, L'incoronazione di Poppea, SV 308
Diego Fasolis, Conductor
Eva-Maria Höckmayr, Director
Jens Kilian, Set Designer
Julia Rösler, Costume Designer
Max Emanuel Cenčić, Nerone
Lucia Cirillo, Amore, Valletto
Evelin Novak, La Virtù, Drusilla
Mark Milhofer, Arnalta
Gyula Orendt, Lucano, Liberto
Franz-Josef Selig, Seneca
Katharina Kammerloher, Ottavia
Xavier Sabata, Ottone
Anna Prohaska, Poppea
Andrew Watts, Nutrice
Narine Yeghiyan, La Fortuna
Olaf Freese, Lighting Designer
Irene Selka, Lighting Designer
Mark Schachtsiek, Dramaturgy
Roman Reeger, Dramaturgy
Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin
Dec 13, 16, 29, 2018 Jan 13, Feb 04, 14, 20, Mar 17

Staatstheater: Opernhaus, Kassel

Lucio Silla
Mozart, Lucio Silla
Jörg Halubek, Conductor
Stephan Müller, Director
Siegfried E. Mayer, Set Designer
Carla Caminati, Costume Designer
Elizabeth Bailey, Giunia
Lin Lin Fan, Celia
Bénédicte Tauran, Lucio Cinna
Tobias Hächler, Lucio Silla
Maren Engelhardt, Cecilio
Bassem Alkhouri, Aufidio
Opernchor des Staatstheaters Kassel
Dec 13, 22, 2018 Jan 07, Feb 03

Opernhaus, Staatstheater, Hannover

Salome
Strauss R., Salome
Staatsoper Hannover
Ivan Repušić, Conductor
Ingo Kerkhof, Director
Anne Neuser, Set Designer
Inge Medert, Costume Designer
Annemarie Kremer, Salome
Khatuna Mikaberidze, Herodias
Robert Künzli, Herod
Simon Bode, Narraboth
Brian Davis, Jochanaan
Niedersächsisches Staatsorchester Hannover
Dec 13, 21, 26, 2018 Jan 13, 17, 27

Mainfranken Theater Würzburg, Würzburg

Cosi fan tutte
New Production
Mozart, Così fan tutte
Mainfranken Theater Würzburg
Enrico Calesso, Conductor
Martina Veh, Director
Momme Hinrichs, Set Designer
Torge Møller, Costume Designer
Silke Evers, Fiordiligi
Marzia Marzo, Dorabella
Roberto Ortiz, Ferrando
Daniel Fiolka, Guglielmo
Taiyu Uchiyama, Don Alfonso
Akiho Tsujii, Despina
Philharmonisches Orchester Würzburg
Opernchor des Mainfranken Theaters
Dec 13, 14, 15

Bolshoi Theatre: Historic Stage, Moscow

Snegurochka, The Snow Maiden
Rimsky-Korsakov, Snegurochka, The Snow Maiden
Bolshoi Opera
Tugan Sokhiev, Conductor
Alexander Titel, Director
Vladimir Arefiev, Set Designer
Olga Seliverstova, Snegurochka
Olga Semenishcheva, Snegurochka
Elchin Azizov, Mizgir
Maxim Aniskin, Mizgir
Bogdan Volkov, Tsar Berendey
Alexei Neklyudov, Tsar Berendey
Alexandra Kadurina, Lel
Anna Bondarevskaya, Lel
Bolshoi Theatre Chorus
Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
Dec 13, 16, 18

Oslo Opera House, Main Stage, Oslo

Wozzeck
New Production
Berg, Wozzeck
Norwegian National Opera
Lothar Koenigs, Conductor
Christof Loy, Director
Herbert Murauer, Set Designer
Judith Weihrauch, Costume Designer
Audun Iversen, Wozzeck
Asmik Grigorian, Marie
Thor Inge Falch, Captain
Karl-Heinz Lehner, Doctor
Henrik Engelsviken, Drum major
Thorbjørn Gulbrandsøy, Andres
Tone Kummervold, Margret
Yngve André Søberg, First Apprentice
Martin Wölfel, Madman
Corinna Tetzel, Revival Director
Norwegian National Opera Orchestra
Dec 13, 2018 Feb 15, Mar 08, Jun 17

National Theatre (Národní divadlo), Prague

Tosca
Puccini, Tosca
Prague National Theatre Opera
Andreas Sebastian Weiser, Conductor
Arnaud Bernard, Director, Costume Designer
Camille Dugas, Set Designer
Anda-Louise Bogza, Floria Tosca
Barbara Haveman, Floria Tosca
Peter Berger, Mario Cavaradossi
Valter Borin, Mario Cavaradossi
Dec 13, 16, 19

Staatsoper, Hamburg

La bohème
New production
Puccini, La bohème
Hamburg State Opera
Stefano Ranzani, Conductor
Guy Joosten, Director
Johannes Leiacker, Set Designer
Jorge Jara, Costume Designer
Arturo Chacón-Cruz, Rodolfo
Iulia Maria Dan, Mimì
Kartal Karagedik, Marcello
Adriana Ferfecka, Musetta
Zak Kariithi, Schaunard
Alexander Roslavets, Colline
Reinhard Dorn, Benoît
Shin Yeo, Alcindoro
Sascha Kramer, Parpignol
Davy Cunningham, Lighting Designer
Hamburger Alsterspatzen
Hamburg Philharmonic
Hamburg State Opera Chorus
Christian Günther, Choirmaster / chorus director
Dec 13, 16

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London

Semiramide
New Production
Rossini, Semiramide
Royal Opera
Christopher Willis, Conductor
David Alden, Director
Paul Steinberg, Set Designer
Buki Shiff, Costume Designer
Joyce DiDonato, Semiramide
Bálint Szabó, Oroe
Michele Pertusi, Assur
Mirco Palazzi, Assur
Lawrence Brownlee, Idreno
Daniela Barcellona, Arsace
Jacquelyn Stucker, Azema
Konu Kim, Mitrane
Simon Shibambu, Nino's ghost
Royal Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Dec 13, 16

Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris

Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Rossini, Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Jérémie Rhorer, Conductor
Laurent Pelly, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Florian Sempey, Figaro
Catherine Trottmann, Rosina
Michele Angelini, Count Almaviva
Peter Kálmán, Dr. Bartolo
Robert Gleadow, Don Basilio
Annunziata Vestri, Berta
Guillaume Andrieux, Fiorello
Le Cercle de l’Harmonie
Chœur d’Unikanti
Gaël Darchen, Choirmaster / chorus director
Dec 14, 17 mat, 20, 23, 26 mat, 29, 2018 Jan 01, 05, 07, 10

Opernhaus, Zürich

Madama Butterfly
New Production
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Puccini, Madama Butterfly
Daniele Rustioni, Conductor
Ted Huffman, Director
Michael Levine, Set Designer
Annemarie Woods, Costume Designer
Svetlana Aksenova, Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Judith Schmid, Suzuki
Saimir Pirgu, Pinkerton
Brian Mulligan, Sharpless
Stanislav Vorobyov, The Bonze
Huw Montague Rendall, Prince Yamadori
Martin Zysset, Goro
Ildo Song, The Imperial Commissioner
Philharmonia Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Dec 14, 16 mat, 17 mat

Wortham Theater Center: Houston Grand Opera, Houston

The House without a Christmas Tree
World première
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Gordon, The House without a Christmas Tree
Bradley Moore, Conductor
James Robinson, Director
Allen Moyer, Set Designer
James Schuette, Costume Designer
Lauren Snouffer, Adelaide "Addie" Mills
Daniel Belcher, James "Dad" Addison Mills III
Patricia Schuman, Grandma Mills
Heidi Stober, Miss Thompson, Helen Mills, Adelaide Mills
Christopher Akerlind, Lighting Designer
Houston Grand Opera Orchestra
Houston Grand Opera Juvenile Chorus