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May 21, 22, 23 mat, eve, 24, 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 21, 22
© Le Balcon
Stockhausen’s Donnerstag aus Licht
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Stockhausen, Donnerstag aus Licht
Maxime Pascal, Conductor
Damien Bigourdan, Michael
Lea Trommenschlager, Eva
Damien Pass, Luzifer
Le Balcon
London Sinfonietta
Royal Academy of Music students
Royal Academy of Music Manson Ensemble
Henri Deléger, Trumpet
Emmanuelle Grach, Dancer
Iris Zerdoud, Basset Horn
Elise Chauvin, Soprano
TBC, Dancer
Mathieu Adam, Trombone
Victor Virnot, Dancer
Alphonse Cemin, Piano
Alice Caubit, Clarinet
Ghislain Roffat, Basset Horn, Clarinet
Simon Guidicelli, Double Bass
New London Chamber Choir
Florent Derex, Director
May 21 mat, eve, 22 mat, eve, 23 mat, eve

Music Centre / Musiikkitalo: Camerata Hall, Helsinki

International Mirjam Helin Singing Competition: Preliminary Round
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May 21, 24

Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège, Liège

La clemenza di Tito
New production
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Mozart, La clemenza di Tito
Thomas Rösner, Conductor
Cécile Roussat, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer, Lighting Designer
Leonardo Cortellazzi, Tito
Verónica Cangemi, Servilia
Patrizia Ciofi, Vitellia
Cecilia Molinari, Annio
Markus Suihkonen, Publio
Julien Lubek, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer, Lighting Designer
Chœur de Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège
Orchestra de Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège
May 21, 26 mat

Theater Winterthur, Zürich

Creations
Creations
World Première
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New works (Goyo Montero, Louis Stiens, Filipe Portugal)
Zurich Junior Ballet
May 21

Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto

Verdi, Otello
Canadian Opera Company
Johannes Debus, Conductor
David Alden, Director
Jon Morrell, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Russell Thomas, Otello
Gerald Finley, Iago
Tamara Wilson, Desdemona
Andrew Haji, Cassio
Carolyn Sproule, Emilia
Owen McCausland, Roderigo
Önay Köse, Lodovico
Canadian Opera Company Chorus
Canadian Opera Company Orchestra
Adam Silverman, Lighting Designer
May 21, 24

Nationaltheater, Munich

Un ballo in maschera
Un ballo in maschera
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Verdi, Un ballo in maschera
Paolo Carignani, Conductor
Johannes Erath, Director
Heike Scheele, Set Designer
Gesine Völlm, Costume Designer
Wookyung Kim, Riccardo
George Petean, Renato
Carmen Giannattasio, Amelia
Okka von der Damerau, Ulrica
Anatoli Sivko, Samuel
Bálint Szabó, Tom
Andrea Borghini, Silvano
Elsa Benoit, Oscar
Ulrich Reß, Judge
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
May 21

Staatsoper, Vienna

Juan Diego Flórez (Count Almaviva) © Wiener Staatsoper | Michael Pöhn
Il barbiere di Siviglia
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Rossini, Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Vienna State Opera
Evelino Pidò, Conductor
Günther Rennert, Director
Alfred Siercke, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Margarita Gritskova, Rosina
Juan Diego Flórez, Count Almaviva
Rafael Fingerlos, Figaro
Paolo Rumetz, Dr Bartolo
Sorin Coliban, Don Basilio
Lydia Rathkolb, Berta
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
May 21, 22, 23, 24, 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 21, 23, 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 21

Chicago Symphony Center, Chicago

Hahn plays Sibelius Violin Concerto
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Rautavaara, A Requiem in Our Time
Sibelius, Violin Concerto in D minor, Op.47
Rachmaninov, Symphony no. 2 in E minor, Op.27
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Mikko Franck, Conductor
Hilary Hahn, Violin
May 21, 22 mat, eve, 23, 24, 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 21, 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 21

Philharmonie, Cologne

Gürzenich Orchestra: Symphony Concert 10
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Manoury, Lab.Oratorium, for voices, orchestra and live electronics
Rinnat Moriah, Soprano
Tora Augestad, Mezzo-soprano
Patrycia Ziolkowska, Actor
Sebastian Rudolph, Actor
Lab.Chor
SWR Vokalensemble
IRCAM, Electronics
Thomas Goepfer, Computerized musical realisation
Nicolas Stemann, Regie
François-Xavier Roth, Conductor
May 21, 23, 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 21

Congress Graz: Stefaniensaal, Graz

© Neda Navaee
A Serious Game
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Bach, Cello suite no. 1 in G major, BWV1007
Muthspiel, A serious game (Konzert für Cello und Kammerorchester)
Stravinsky, Pulcinella: Suite
Kodály, Dances of Galánta
Julia Hagen, Cello
Recreation-Großes Orchester Graz
Christian Muthspiel, Conductor
May 21, 22

Lincoln Center: David H Koch Theater, New York City

Harrison Ball in Balanchine’s Stars and Stripes © Erin Baiano
Classic NYCB II
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Judah (Gianna Reisen)
Dances at a Gathering (Jerome Robbins)
Stars and Stripes (George Balanchine)
New York City Ballet

Alte Mensa, Adam-von-Trott-Saal, Göttingen

göttingen händel competition - Zweite Wettbewerbsrunde / Second round of the competition
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Tue 21 May at 10:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Opera Prelude:Mozart's Masterful Characterisation – a focus on his female roles
Opera Prelude:Mozart's Masterful Characterisation – a focus on his female roles
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Tue 21 May at 13:00

Wigmore Hall, London

My Music with OSJ
My Music with OSJ
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Grime, Into the Faded Air
Bach, Die Kunst der Fuge (The Art of Fugue), BWV1080 (excerpt)
Coleridge-Taylor, The Song of Hiawatha, Op.30 (excerpt)
Butterworth, A Shropshire Lad: The lads in their hundreds
Loewe, My Fair Lady: On The Street Where You Live
Adams, The Holy City
Orchestra of St John's
John Lubbock, Conductor
Archer, Dame Mary
Paul Blezard
Hannah Davey, Soprano
Tue 21 May at 13:15

St Bride's Church, Fleet Street, London

Mills, Shimanuki, Schumann
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Mills, Three meditations for piano: There but for Fortune
Shimanuki, In my fantasies... I
Schumann, Fantasy in C major for piano, Op.17
Michiko Shimanuki, Piano

Marktplatz Göttingen, Göttingen

Announcement of 2019 winners of the göttingen händel competition
Tue 21 May at 19:00

Konzerthaus: Großer Saal, Vienna

Wiener Symphoniker & Janoska Ensemble
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Janoska, The Vienna Connection: Werke von Strauss, Liszt, Mozart u.a.
Tchaikovsky, Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture
Tchaikovsky, The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66: Panorama
Tchaikovsky, Sleeping Beauty: waltz
Janoska, Janoska Symphony "Impressions along the Danube”, Op.1
Strauss II, Die Fledermaus, Op.56: overture
Liszt, Liebestraum no. 3 in A flat major, S 541
Kreisler, Caprice Viennois, Op. 2
Saint-Saëns, Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso for violin and orchestra, Op.28
Bach, Air on a G String, from Orchestral Suite BWV1068
Monti, Csárdás
Julian Rachlin, Conductor
Janoska Ensemble
Roman Jánoska, Violin
Ondrej Janoska, Violin
Julius Darvas, Double Bass
František Janoska, Piano
Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Tue 21 May at 19:00
Ken-ichiro Kobayashi conducts MÁV Budapest Symphony Orchestra
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Kodály, Dances of Galánta
Liszt, Piano Concerto no. 1 in E flat major, S 124
Dvořák, Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95
Miyuji Kaneko, Piano
MAV Symphony Orchestra
Ken-Ichiro Kobayashi, Conductor
Tue 21 May at 19:30

St Paul's Church, Brighton

Bernstein @ 100
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Copland, Sonata for Violin and Piano
Ravel, Deux mélodies hebraïques
Stravinsky, Tango, for solo piano
Bernstein, Candide: overture (piano duet version)
Music of Our Time
Rachel Gorman, Violin
Tue 21 May at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Aida
Verdi, Aida (Concert Staging)
Sir Richard Armstrong, Conductor
Annabel Arden, Director
Joanna Parker, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Alexandra Zabala, Aida
Rafael Rojas, Radamès
Eric Greene, Amonasro
Alessandra Volpe, Amneris
Petri Lindroos, Ramfis
Michael Druiett, King of Egypt
Lorna James, Priestess
Warren Gillespie, A messenger
Orchestra of Opera North
Chorus of Opera North
May 21, 24

Northcott Theatre, Exeter

© Creative Feast
Macbeth
New production
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Verdi, Macbeth
Gerry Cornelius, Conductor
James Dacre, Director
Frankie Bradshaw, Set Designer
Grant Doyle, Macbeth
Madeleine Pierard, Lady Macbeth
Tanya Hurst, Lady Macbeth, Lady in Waiting
Andrew Slater, Banquo
Amar Muchhala, Macduff
David Lynn, Malcolm
Ed Hawkins, Doctor
Tue 21 May at 19:30

St Martin-in-the-Fields, London

Beethoven Moonlight Sonata by Candlelight
Beethoven Moonlight Sonata by Candlelight
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Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 14 in C sharp minor "Moonlight", Op.27 no.2
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 14 in C sharp minor "Moonlight", Op.27 no.2
Schumann, Fantasiestücke: Des Abends, Op.12 no.1
Schumann, Fantasiestücke: Aufschwung, Op.12 no.2
Tchaikovsky, Les saisons (The seasons): Mai (May): Les nuits de mai (Starlit Nights)
Tchaikovsky, Les Saisons (The Seasons): Juin (June): Barcarolle
Rachmaninov, Prelude in G minor, Op.23 no.5
Rachmaninov, Prelude in D major, Op.23 no.4
Ravel, Pavane pour une infante défunte
Ravel, Miroirs: Alborada del gracioso
Alexey Demchenko, Piano

PS.Halle, Einbeck

Händel & Co.
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Works by Handel
Works by Corelli
Works by Telemann
Works by Purcell
Dorothee Oberlinger, Recorder
Laurence Cummings, Harpsichord
Tue 21 May at 19:30

Henan Poly Art Center, Zhengzhou

Smetana, Dvořák, Janáček
Smetana, Má vlast: Vltava (The Moldau)
Dvořák, Romance in F minor, Op.11
Dvořák, Mazurek in E minor for violin and orchestra, Op.49
Dvořák, Slavonic Dance no. 7 in C minor, Op.46 no.7
Dvořák, Slavonic Dance no. 8 in G minor, Op.46 no.8
Janáček, Sinfonietta, Op.60 (Allegretto)
Suk, Pohadka (Fairy Tale) music to drama Radúz and Mahulena, Op.16: suite (2nd movement)
Nedbal, Valse Triste
Fibich, Concert Polonaise for violin and orchestra
Smetana, Má vlast: Šárka
Petr Altrichter, Conductor
Josef Špaček jr, Violin
Tue 21 May at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Beethoven Symphony Cycle: Nos 7 & 8
Beethoven Symphony Cycle: Nos 7 & 8
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Beethoven, Symphony no. 7 in A major, Op.92
Barry, Dead March
Beethoven, Symphony no. 8 in F major, Op.93
Britten Sinfonia
Thomas Adès, Conductor
Tue 21 May at 19:45

St Margaret's Roman Catholic Church, Twickenham

Ensemble Mirage
Ensemble Mirage
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Prokofiev, Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op.34
Penderecki, Sextet
Tchaikovsky, Les Saisons (The Seasons) for piano, Op.37a or Op.37b: October
Copland, Sextet, for clarinet, piano and string quartet
Dohnányi, Sextet in C major, Op.37
Ensemble Mirage
Tue 21 May at 20:00

La Maison Symphonique de Montréal, Montreal

Mahler's Seventh Symphony and the TSO
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Chan, My Most Beautiful, Wonderful, Terrific, Amazing, Fantastic, Magnificent Homeland
Franck, Symphonic Variations for Piano and Orchestra
Mahler, Symphony no. 7
Sir Andrew Davis, Conductor
Louis Lortie, Piano
Tue 21 May at 20:00

Beethoven-Haus, Bonn

Klavierrecitals III
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Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 6 in F major, Op.10 no. 2
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 31 in A flat major, Op.110
Schumann, Kinderszenen, Op.15
Schoenberg, 3 Pieces for piano, Op.11
Brahms, Two Rhapsodies for Piano, Op.79
Saleem Ashkar, Piano
Tue 21 May at 20:00

Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles

All-Beethoven
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Beethoven, String Trio in D major, Op.9 no.2
Beethoven, Serenade for string trio in D major, Op.8
Beethoven, Septet in E flat major, Op.20
Members of the Los Angeles Philharmonic
Tue 21 May at 20:00
Philip Glass: Works for piano
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Glass, Works for piano
Glass, Koyaanisqatsi: Vessels
Philip Glass, Piano
Maki Namekawa, Piano
Anton Batagov, Piano
Orféo Català
Simon Halsey, Choirmaster / chorus director
Tue 21 May at 20:15
© Simon van Boxtel
Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla, Yuja Wang and the CBSO: Prokofiev
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Weinberg, Rhapsody on Moldavian themes for orchestra, Op.47 no. 1
Prokofiev, Piano Concerto no. 5 in G major, Op.55
Stravinsky, The Firebird
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla, Conductor
Yuja Wang, Piano
Tue 21 May at 20:30

Teatro Palladium, Rome

Scriabin
Scriabin, 24 Preludes, Op.11
Scriabin, Etudes (selection)
David Simonacci, Piano
Gianluca Ferri, Dancer
May 21, 22 mat, eve

Malvern Festival Theatre, Malvern

Seasons in our World / Peter and the Wolf
Seasons in our World (Laura Day, Kit Holder, Lachlan Monaghan)
Peter and the Wolf (Ruth Brill)
Birmingham Royal Ballet
Spike Kilburn, Set Designer
Peter Teigen, Lighting Designer
May 21, 22, 23, 24

Royal Academy of Music: Susie Sainsbury Theatre, London

Royal Academy Opera: The Cunning Little Vixen
Janáček, The Cunning Little Vixen (arr Jonathan Dove)
Royal Academy Opera
Philip Sunderland, Conductor
Ashley Dean, Director
Laura Jane Stanfield, Set Designer
May 21 mat, 24, 26

GöteborgsOperan, Gothenburg

Le nozze di Figaro
Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Rory MacDonald, Conductor
Stephen Langridge, Director
George Souglides, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Mattias Ermedahl, Count Almaviva
Ida Falk Winland, Countess Almaviva
Henning von Schulman, Figaro
Mia Karlsson, Susanna
Adrian Angelico, Cherubino
Mats Almgren, Doctor Bartolo
Carolina Sandgren, Marcellina
Alexander Grove, Don Curzio
Markus Pettersson, Don Basilio
Peter Loguin, Antonio
Göteborg Opera Chorus
Göteborg Opera Orchestra
May 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 mat, eve, 26 mat, eve, 28, 29, 30, 31, Jun 01 mat, eve, 02 mat, eve, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08 mat, eve, 09 mat, eve, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 mat, eve, 16 mat, eve

Sadler's Wells: Peacock Theatre, London

Beats on Pointe – Masters of Choreography
Masters of Choreography
May 21, 23

Arts Centre Melbourne: State Theatre, Melbourne

Cosi Fan Tutte
Mozart, Così fan tutte
Opera Australia
Jane Ede, Fiordiligi
Anna Dowsley, Dorabella
Pavel Petrov, Ferrando
Samuel Dundas, Guglielmo
Richard Anderson, Don Alfonso
Taryn Fiebig, Despina
May 21 mat, mat

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

International Conducting Course: David Zinman
Beethoven, Egmont, Op.84: Overture
Strauss R., Concerto for oboe and small orchestra in D major
Bernstein, West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Elgar, In the South (Alassio) - Concert Overture for orchestra, Op.50
Simon Fuchs, Oboe
David Zinman, Conductor
May 21, 22 mat, eve, 23

Lincoln Center: Metropolitan Opera House, New York City

ABT: Ratmansky Trio
World Premiere
Songs of Bukovina (Alexei Ratmansky)
On the Dnieper (Sur le Borysthene) - ballet (Alexei Ratmansky)
New Work (Alexei Ratmansky)
American Ballet Theatre
May 21

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Tonkünstler Orchestra: Mahler 2
Mahler, Symphony no. 2 in C minor 'Resurrection'
Daniela Fally, Soprano
Elisabeth Kulman, Mezzo-soprano
Slovak Philharmonic Choir
Tonkünstler Orchestra
Yutaka Sado, Conductor
May 21, 23, 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 21, 22 mat, eve, 23, 24, 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 21, 24, 25 mat, 29

Teatro La Fenice, Venice

Turandot
Puccini, Turandot
Teatro La Fenice
Daniele Callegari, Conductor
Oksana Dyka, Turandot
Teresa Romano, Turandot
Andrea Carè, Calaf
Walter Fraccaro, Calaf
Carmela Remigio, Liù
Francesca Dotto, Liù
Simon Lim, Timur
Marcello Nardis, Emperor Altoum
Alessio Arduini, Ping
Valentino Buzza, Pang
Paolo Antognetti, Pong
Armando Gabba, Mandarin
Coro del Teatro La Fenice
Orchestra del Teatro La Fenice
May 21, 23, 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