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Verdi: Macbeth
Vittoria Yeo (Lady Macbeth) and Luca Salsi (Macbeth) © Michele Crosera
Venice

A psychological Macbeth from Michieletto and Chung at La Fenice

By , 23 November 2018
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Riccardo Muti conducting the Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino © Silvia Lelli
Ravenna

Riccardo Muti conducts a majestic Macbeth in Ravenna

By , 15 July 2018
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Plácido Domingo (Macbeth) and Anna Netrebko (Lady Macbeth) © Bernd Uhlig
Berlin

Sparks fail to fly at the Staatsoper Berlin's new Macbeth

By , 21 June 2018
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Željko Lučić (Macbeth) and Anna Netrebko (Lady Macbeth) © ROH | Bill Cooper
London

Netrebko and Lučić in Macbeth: a Covent Garden masterclass in operatic villainy

By , 25 March 2018
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Elchin Azizov (Macbeth) and Susanna Branchini (Lady Macbeth) © Stofleth
Lyon

Macbeth, Thane of Wall Street: Lyon's Verdi Festival launches with “the Scottish opera”

By , 16 March 2018
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Dalibor Jenis (Macbeth) © Franco Lannino
Edinburgh

Opulent Turin Macbeth arrives at Edinburgh International Festival

By , 18 August 2017
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Jung Soo Yun (Macduff) and the company © Robert Workman
Buxton

Clamorous harbingers of blood and death: Verdi's Macbeth at Buxton International Festival

By , 07 July 2017
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Anna Pirozzi (Lady Macbeth) and Dalibor Jenis (Macbeth) © Teatro Regio Torino | Ramella & Giannese
Turin

From Scotland to Sicily: Macbeth in the deep south in Emma Dante's staging in Turin

By , 21 June 2017
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Nobulumko Mngxekeza (Lady Macbeth) and Owen Metsileng (Macbeth) © Nicky Newman
Vancouver

Thoroughly modern Macbeth: Third World Bunfight's Macbeth in Vancouver

By , 17 January 2017
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Plácido Domingo (Macbeth) and Witches © Karen Almond | LA Opera
Los Angeles

Plácido Domingo and nine saucy witches star in LA Opera's new Macbeth

By , 17 September 2016
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Luis Cansino (Macbeth) © Richard Hubert Smith
Cardiff

Musically excellent but excessively brutal: Verdi's Macbeth at WNO

By , 17 September 2016
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Lee Bisset (Lady Macbeth) and Mark S Doss (Macbeth) © Fritz Curzon
Blandford Forum

Plenty of toil, but no trouble: a terrific Macbeth at the Dorset Opera Festival

By , 27 July 2016
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Christopher Turner (Macduff) and Eddie Wade (Macbeth) © Mitzi de Margary for Iford Arts Festival
Bradford on Avon

So foul and fair a day: Verdi's Macbeth at Iford

By , 11 June 2016
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Lado Ataneli (Macbeth) and Szilvia Rálik (Lady Macbeth) © Péter Rákossy
Budapest

Witches at centre stage in Hungarian Macbeth

By , 22 May 2016
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Markus Brück (Macbeth) © Monika Rittershaus
Zürich

Ravens of misfortune: Barrie Kosky's innovative Macbeth opens in Zurich

By , 03 April 2016
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© Rocco Casaluci
Bologna

Cold light rays, grim backdrops, disturbing shadows: Macbeth according to Robert Wilson

By , 17 October 2015
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Tatjana Serjan (Lady Macbeth) and George Petean (Macbeth) © Wiener Staatsoper | Michael Pöhn
Vienna

Christian Räth's Macbeth enjoys a bloody première at the Vienna Staatsoper

By , 07 October 2015
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Jolana Fogašová (Lady Macbeth) © Patrik Borecký
Prague

A ponderous Macbeth in Prague

By , 13 June 2015
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Scott Hendricks as Macbeth, Amarilli Nizza as Lady Macbeth © Bernd Uhlig
Amsterdam

Worthy Thane: Scott Hendricks is memorably maniacal in Dutch National Opera’s Macbeth

By , 03 April 2015
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Owen Metsileng (Macbeth) © Nicky Newman
Auckland

Macbeth in the jungle at the Auckland Arts Festival

By , 11 March 2015
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Lyudmila Monastyrska (Lady Macbeth) and Plácido Domingo (Macbeth) © Mara Eggert | Staatsoper Berlin
Berlin

Monastyrska and Domingo sizzle in Berlin’s Macbeth

By , 07 February 2015
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Anna Netrebko (Lady Macbeth) and Željko Lučić (Macbeth) © Marty Sohl | Metropolitan Opera
New York City

The Macbeths triumph at The Met: Netrebko and Lučić reign in New York

By , 24 September 2014
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Anna Netrebko (Lady Macbeth) © Wilfried Hösl
Munich

Triumphant role debut for Netrebko in a volcanic Munich Macbeth

By , 27 June 2014
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Elisabeth Meister (Lady Macbeth) © Tommy Ga-Ken Wan
Glasgow

A Fine Pocket-Sized Macbeth from Scottish Opera

By , 22 March 2014
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Béla Perencz as Macbeth, Ladies of the Chorus of Opera North © Bill Cooper
Leeds

Opera North's Macbeth at Leeds Grand Theatre

By , 07 February 2014
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©  Todd Rosenberg Photography
Chicago

Small moments make the whole in Muti's Macbeth with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra

By , 01 October 2013
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©  Matthias Creutziger / Dresden Semperoper
Dresden

Verdi's Macbeth comes to life in Dresden

By , 20 September 2013
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Erik Jacobs for Boston Lyric Opera  ©  2011
Boston

An ominous evening with Verdi's Macbeth at Boston Lyric Opera

By , 04 November 2011
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Peter Coleman-Wright and Elizabeth Whitehouse  ©  Branco Gaica
Sydney

Verdi's early Shakespearian drama

By , 20 September 2011
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Simon Keenlyside as Macbeth and Liudmyla Monastyrska as Lady Macbeth get down to some plotting  ©  2011 The Royal Opera / Clive Barda
London

Macbeth at the Royal Opera

By , 24 May 2011
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Vitaliy Bilyy (Macbeth), Béatrice Uria-Monzon (Lady Macbeth) © Patrice Nin
Toulouse

Terrible Macbeth au Capitole

By , 20 May 2018
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Plácido Domingo (Macbeth) en la versión de concierto de la ópera de Verdi en el Real © Javier del Real | Teatro Real
Madrid

Domingo, imperecedero: Macbeth en el Teatro Real

By , 17 July 2017
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Roberto Frontali (Macbeth) und Adina Aaron (Lady Macbeth) © Herwig Prammer | Theater an der Wien
Vienna

Macbeth im Theater an der Wien: Verirrt im Garten der Lüste

By , 15 November 2016
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Diana Damrau et Nicolas Testé © Saad Hamza
Marseille

La grande Diana Damrau fait vibrer l'Opéra de Marseille

By , 06 November 2016
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Serafin (Lady Macbeth) y Tézier (Macbeth) en una preciosa producción dominada por el blanco y negro © A. Bofill | Gran Teatre del Liceu
Barcelona

Tanti auguri, Verdi! Macbeth en el Liceu de Barcelona

By , 10 October 2016
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MacBeth à l'Opéra de Marseille © Christian Dresse
Marseille

Macbeth et Marseille : la combinaison gagnante !

By , 07 June 2016
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Macbeth © Mats Bäcker | Göteborgs Operan
Gothenburg

Von Geistern und Gespenstern: düstere Wiederaufnahme von Macbeth an der Göteborger Oper

By , 14 May 2016
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Roberto Frontali (Macbeth) et Susanna Branchini (Lady Macbeth) © Vincent Pontet
Paris

Macbeth de Verdi : le souffle du Sabbat

By , 04 May 2015
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