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Jul 29, 30, Aug 02, 03
Iford Arts

Iford Manor, Bradford on Avon

The Fairy Queen
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Purcell, The Fairy Queen (A new performing version based on Shakespeare's A Midsummer Nights Dream with the music of Henry Purcell)
Iford Arts
Tim Nelson, Director
Lucy Page, Soprano
Ciara Hendrick, Mezzo-soprano
Jon Stainsby, Bass
Frederick Long, Bass
Rose Setten, Mezzo-soprano
Gfeller Simon, Tenor
Jake Arditti, Countertenor
Early Opera Company Orchestra
Jul 29, Aug 02, 04, 07 mat, 10, 14 mat, 17, 20, 24
Glyndebourne

Glyndebourne Opera House, Glyndebourne

Le nozze di Figaro
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Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Glyndebourne Festival Opera
Jonathan Cohen, Conductor
Michael Grandage, Director
Christopher Oram, Set Designer
Davide Luciano, Figaro
Rosa Feola, Susanna
Gyula Orendt, Count Almaviva
Golda Schultz, Countess Almaviva
Natalia Kawalek, Cherubino
Carlo Lepore, Doctor Bartolo
Susan Bickley, Marcellina
Alasdair Elliott, Don Curzio
John Graham-Hall, Don Basilio
Nicholas Folwell, Antonio
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Glyndebourne Chorus
Ian Rutherford, Revival Director

Olavinlinna Castle, Savonlinna

Verdi, Otello
Xian Zhang, Conductor
Nadine Duffaut, Director
Emmanuelle Favre, Set Designer
Katia Duflot, Costume Designer
Kristian Benedikt, Otello
Aleksandrs Antonenko, Otello
Joyce El-Khoury, Desdemona
Yana Kleyn, Desdemona
Tommi Hakala, Iago
Elia Fabbian, Iago
Niina Keitel, Emilia
Jussi Myllys, Cassio
Joska Lehtinen, Roderigo
Petri Lindroos, Lodovico
Markus Nieminen, Montano
Juha Eskelinen, Herald
Savonlinna Opera Festival Orchestra
Savonlinna Opera Festival Choir

Chapelle du Musée de l’Amérique francophone, Quebec

Gounod à l'apéro
Works by Gounod
Sylvain Landry, Conductor
François Racine, Director
Marcel Beaulieu, Bass
Elisabeth Boudreault, Soprano
Marc-André Caron, Baritone
Louis-Charles Gagnon, Tenor
Audrey Larose Zicat, Soprano
Marie-Andrée Mathieu, Mezzo-soprano
Claude Soucy, Piano

La Maison Jaune, Quebec

Le serpent et le chat (The Snake and the Cat)
Magnan, Le serpent et le chat
Richard Paquet, Director
Béatrice Cadrin, Director
Joëlle Turcotte, Choreography
Danielle Boutin, Set Designer
Jul 29, Aug 04, 09, 16, 25
Santa Fe Opera

Santa Fe Opera, Santa Fe

Roméo et Juliette
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Gounod, Roméo et Juliette
Santa Fe Opera
Harry Bicket, Conductor
Stephen Lawless, Director
Ashley Martin-Davis, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Stephen Costello, Roméo
Ailyn Pérez, Juliette
Emily Fons, Stéphano
Elliot Madore, Mercutio
Raymond Aceto, Frère Laurent
Timothy Mix, Count Capulet
Denyce Graves, Gertrude, Juliette's nurse
David Govertsen, Duke of Verona
Jul 29, 31, Aug 03
Opéra de Baugé

Les Capucins, Baugé-en-Anjou

La Périchole
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Offenbach, La Périchole
Konstantinos Diminakis, Conductor
Bernadette Grimmett, Director
Béatrice de Larragoïti, Berginella, Soprano
Clara Fournillier, Guadalena, Soprano
Aurelia Jonvaux, La Périchole
Latana Phoung, Mastrilla, Mezzo-soprano
Jean-Pascal Heynemand, Don Miguel de Panatellas
Bo Wang, Piquillo
Nicholas Bercet, Don Andrès de Ribeira
Antoine Salmon, Don Pedro de Hinoyosa
Jean-Joseph Goulpeau, The Old Prisoner
Xavier Truong Fallai, Sopranist
Nicole Oppler, Mezzo-soprano
Jorge Navarro-Colorado, Tenor
Patrice Renard, Actor
Jul 29, 30, 31, Aug 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

John, Music from Billy Elliot (In Hungarian with English surtitles)
Szirtes Tamás, Director
István Szlávik, Set Designer
Ákos Tihanyi, Choreography
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
Jul 29, 30, 31, Aug 03, 04, 05, 06
Festival d'opéra de Québec

Public Spaces and Parks in Québec City, Quebec

La brigade lyrique
Carole-Anne Roussel, Soprano
Evelyne Larochelle, Soprano
Louis-Charles Gagnon, Tenor
Marc-André Caron, Baritone
Jean-François Mailloux, Piano
Jul 29, 30

Prinzregententheater, Munich

Les Indes Galantes
New production
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Rameau, Les Indes galantes
Ivor Bolton, Conductor
Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Director, Choreography
Joélle Harvey, Emilie
Anna Prohaska, Fatime, Phani
Lisette Oropesa, Hébé, Zima
Ana Quintans, L' Amour, Zaire
Goran Jurić, Bellone
Tareq Nazmi, Osman
François Lis, Don Alvaro, Huascar
Cyril Auvity, Tacmas, Valère
Eastman
Balthasar Neumann Choir
Münchner Festspielorchester
Jul 29

Nationaltheater, Munich

Die Entführung aus dem Serail
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Mozart, Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Harem)
Christopher Moulds, Conductor
Martin Duncan, Director
Ultz, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Sofia Fomina, Blondchen
Lisette Oropesa, Konstanze
Albina Shagimuratova, Konstanze
Pavol Breslik, Belmonte
Matthew Grills, Pedrillo
Tobias Kehrer, Osmin
Franz-Josef Selig, Osmin
Bernd Schmidt, Bassa Selim
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
29 July at 19:00
Verbier Festival

Salle des Combins, Verbier

Verdi, Falstaff
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Verdi, Falstaff
Jesús López-Cobos, Conductor
Bryn Terfel, Bass-baritone
Erika Grimaldi, Soprano
Ying Fang, Soprano
Roxana Constantinescu, Mezzo-soprano
Ekaterina Semenchuk, Mezzo-soprano
Javier Camarena, Tenor
Luca Salsi, Baritone
David Shipley, Bass
Oberwalliser Vokalensemble
Verbier Festival Orchestra
Desderi, Claudio
Jul 29, 31 mat

Richard B Fisher Center for the Performing Arts: Sosnoff Theater, Annandale-on-Hudson

Puccini's Iris
Mascagni, Iris
Leon Botstein, Conductor
James Darrah, Director
Emily MacDonald, Set Designer
Peabody Southwell, Costume Designer
Talise Trevigne, Iris
Gérard Schneider, Osaka
Matt Boehler, Il Cieco
Douglas Williams, Kyoto
Cecelia Hall, Geisha
Samuel Levine, Haberdasher, Rag merchant
Adam Larsen, Video Artist
Cameron Jaye Mock, Set Designer
Jul 29, 31

Teatro di San Carlo, Naples

Madama Butterfly
Puccini, Madama Butterfly
Pinchas Steinberg, Conductor
Pippo Delbono, Director
Nicola Rubertelli, Set Designer
Giusi Giustino, Costume Designer
Svetla Vassileva, Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Serena Farnocchia, Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Rossana Rinaldi, Suzuki
Cristina Melis, Suzuki
Aquiles Machado, Pinkerton
Luciano Ganci, Pinkerton
Marco Caria, Sharpless
Massimiliano Chiarolla, Goro
Nicolò Ceriani, Prince Yamadori
Orchestra del Teatro di San Carlo
Coro del Teatro di San Carlo
Jul 29, 30

Seebühne Bregenz (Festival floating stage), Bregenz

Turandot
Puccini, Turandot
Paolo Carignani, Conductor
Marco Arturo Marelli, Director, Set Designer
Constance Hoffmann, Costume Designer
Katrin Kapplusch, Turandot
Mlada Khudoley, Turandot
Erika Sunnegårdh, Turandot
Riccardo Massi, The Unknown Prince (Calaf)
Arnold Rawls, The Unknown Prince (Calaf)
Rafael Rojas, The Unknown Prince (Calaf)
Yitian Luan, Liù
Marjukka Tepponen, Liù
Guanqun Yu, Liù
Gianluca Buratto, Timur
Mika Kares, Timur
Christophe Mortagne, Emperor Altoum
Manuel von Senden, Emperor Altoum
Peter Marsh, Pang
Taylan Reinhard, Pang
Cosmin Ifrim, Pong
Kyungho Kim, Pong
Yasushi Hirano, Mandarin
Grigory Shkarupa, Mandarin
Matija Meic, Ping
Mattia Olivieri, Ping
Bregenzer Festspielchor
Prague Philharmonic Choir
Kinderchor der Musikmittelschule Bregenz-Stadt
Jul 29, Aug 10, 23

Bayreuther Festspielhaus, Bayreuth

Siegfried
Wagner, Siegfried
Marek Janowski, Conductor
Frank Castorf, Director
Aleksandar Denić, Set Designer
Adriana Braga Peretzki, Costume Designer
Stefan Vinke, Siegfried
Andreas Conrad, Mime
Thomas Johannes Mayer, Der Wanderer
Albert Dohmen, Alberich
Karl-Heinz Lehner, Fafner
Nadine Weissmann, Erda
Catherine Foster, Brünnhilde
Ana Durlovski, Waldvogel (the woodbird)
Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Rainer Casper, Lighting Designer
Jul 29

Buxton Opera House, Buxton

The Yeomen of the Guard
Sullivan, The Yeomen of the Guard
Gilbert and Sullivan Opera Company
National Gilbert and Sullivan Orchestra
Jul 29, 30

Bryanston School, Coade Theatre, Blandford Forum

Macbeth
Verdi, Macbeth
Dorset Opera
Jeremy Carnall, Conductor
David Phipps-Davis, Director
Mark S Doss, Macbeth
Lee Bisset, Lady Macbeth
Clive Bayley, Banquo
Leonardo Capalbo, Macduff
Robert Forrrest, Malcolm
Jul 29 mat

Aronoff Center for the Arts: Proctor and Gamble Hall, Cincinnati

Cincinnati Opera: Tosca
Puccini, Tosca
Cincinnati Opera
Christopher Allen, Conductor
José María Condemi, Director
Evelina Dobracheva, Floria Tosca
Marcello Giordani, Mario Cavaradossi
Gordon Hawkins, Baron Scarpia
Evan Boyer, Cesare Angelotti
Jul 29, 30, Aug 06, 2017 Jul 02, 03, 05

Arcola Theatre, London

Tosca
Puccini, Tosca
Arcola Theatre
Richard Leach, Conductor
Julia Burbach, Director
Richard Aylwin, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Natasha Jouhl, Floria Tosca
Stephen Aviss, Mario Cavaradossi
Freddie Tong, Baron Scarpia
Matthew Tomko, Cesare Angelotti
Henry Ka-Lok Ngan, Spoletta
Jihoon Kim, Sciarrone
Robert Gildon, Sacristan, A jailer
Roxanne Korda, Pastore
Jul 29, 31 mat, Aug 02, 06 mat, 10, 12 mat

Felsenreitschule, Salzburg

Cosi fan tutte
Mozart, Così fan tutte
Ottavio Dantone, Conductor
Sven-Eric Bechtolf, Director
Mark Bouman, Costume Designer
Martina Janková, Despina
Julia Kleiter, Fiordiligi
Angela Brower, Dorabella
Mauro Peter, Ferrando
Michael Volle, Don Alfonso
Alessio Arduini, Guglielmo
Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Concert Association of the Vienna State Opera Chorus
Members of the Angelika Prokopp Sommerakademie of the Vienna Philharmonic
Ernst Raffelsberger, Choirmaster / chorus director
Friedrich Rom, Lighting Designer
Jul 29, Aug 07 mat, 12, 16 mat, 20, 25

Alice Busch Opera Theater, Cooperstown

The Thieving Magpie
Rossini, La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie)
Glimmerglass Opera
Joseph Colaneri, Conductor
Peter Kazaras, Director
Myung Hee Cho, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Rachele Gilmore, Ninetta
Calvin Griffin, Fabrizio Vingradito
Leah Hawkins, Lucia
Michele Angelini, Giannetto
Dale Travis, Fernando Villabella
Musa Ngqungwana, Gottardo
Allegra De Vita, Pippo
Brad Raymond, Isacco, Antonio
Meg Gillentine, Soprano
Jul 29, Aug 07

Arena Sferisterio, Macerata

Norma
Bellini, Norma
Macerata Opera Festival
Michele Gamba, Conductor
Luigi Di Gangi, Director
Federica Parolini, Set Designer
Daniela Cernigliaro, Costume Designer
Maria José Siri, Norma
Sonia Ganassi, Adalgisa
Rubens Pelizzari, Pollione
Nicola Ulivieri, Oroveso
Rosanna Lo Greco, Clotilde
Manuel Pierattelli, Flavio
Ugo Giacomazzi, Director
Jul 29, 31, Aug 03, 05

Stift Klosterneuburg: Kaiserhof, Klosterneuburg

Cavalleria Rusticana/Bajazzo
Open Air
Mascagni, Cavalleria rusticana
Leoncavallo, Pagliacci
Oper Klosterneuburg
Jul 29, Aug 05, 11, 17, 20, 23, 27

Arena di Verona, Verona

Carmen
Bizet, Carmen
Zhong Xu, Conductor
Julian Kovatchev, Conductor
Franco Zeffirelli, Director, Set Designer
Anna Anni, Costume Designer
Ekaterina Bakanova, Micaëla
Irina Lungu, Micaëla
Alida Berti, Micaëla
Valeria Sepe, Micaëla
Francesca Sassu, Micaëla
Luciana D'Intino, Carmen
Véronica Simeoni, Carmen
Anastasia Boldyreva, Carmen
Sanja Anastasia, Carmen
Agunda Kulaeva, Carmen
Jorge de Léon, Don José
Dario di Vietri, Don José
Carlo Ventre, Don José
Stefano Secco, Don José
Mikheil Sheshaberidze, Don José
Erwin Schrott, Escamillo
Gabriele Viviani, Escamillo
Dalibor Jenis, Escamillo
Alexander Vinogradov, Escamillo
Madina Karbeli, Frasquita
Teona Dvali, Frasquita
Clarissa Leonardi, Mercédès
Alice Marini, Mercédès
Paolo Antognetti, Le Remendado
Pittari,Francesco, Le Remendado
Gianfranco Montresor, Le Dancaïre
Nicolò Ceriani, Le Dancaïre
Marcello Rosiello, Moralès
Alessio Verna, Moralès
Federico Longhi, Moralès
Gianluca Breda, Zuniga
Paolo Battaglia, Zuniga
Arena di Verona Orchestra
Arena di Verona Chorus
Jul 29, Aug 03, 06 mat, 09, 12

Sydney Opera House: Joan Sutherland Theatre (formerly Opera Theatre), Sydney

Carmen
Bizet, Carmen
Opera Australia
Andrea Molino, Conductor
Brian Castles-Onion, Conductor
John Bell, Director
Teresa Negroponte, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Clémentine Margaine, Carmen
Milijana Nikolic, Carmen
Yonghoon Lee, Don José
Brandon Jovanovich, Don José
Michael Honeyman, Escamillo
Shane Lowrencev, Escamillo
Natalie Aroyan, Micaëla
Stacey Alleaume, Micaëla
Adrian Tamburini, Zuniga
Luke Gabbedy, Le Dancaïre
Kanen Breen, Le Remendado
Christopher Hillier, Moralès
Jane Ede, Frasquita
Margaret Trubiano, Mercédès
Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra
Opera Australia Chorus
Kelley Abbey, Choreography
29 July at 19:30

Auckland Town Hall, Auckland

Otello
Verdi, Otello
New Zealand Opera
Giordano Bellincampi, Conductor
John Rosser, Director
Simon O'Neill, Otello
Maria Luigia Borsi, Desdemona
Scott Hendricks, Iago
Sarah Castle, Emilia
James Egglestone, Cassio
Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra
Jul 30, Aug 03, 12, 18, 24
Santa Fe Opera

Santa Fe Opera, Santa Fe

Barber, Vanessa
Santa Fe Opera
Leonard Slatkin, Conductor
James Robinson, Director
Allen Moyer, Set Designer
James Schuette, Costume Designer
Erin Wall, Vanessa
Virginie Verrez, Erika
Zach Borichevsky, Anatol
James Morris, The Old Doctor
Helene Schneiderman, The Old Baroness
Jul 30, Aug 02
Opéra de Baugé

Les Capucins, Baugé-en-Anjou

Albert Herring
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Britten, Albert Herring
Philip Hesketh, Conductor
Bernadette Grimmett, Director
Magdalen Ashman, Florence Pike
Karlene Moreno-Hayworth, Miss Wordsworth
Monika-Evelin Liiv, Mrs. Herring
Elsa Giannoulidou, Nancy
Matthew Kimble, Albert Herring
Rhys Bowden, Mr Upfold
Nicholas Merryweather, Sid
Stephen Kennedy, Mr Gedge
Christopher Adams, Superintendent Budd
Julie Unwin, Lady Billows
Amy Spruce, Soprano
Béatrice de Larragoïti, Soprano
Jul 30

Nationaltheater, Munich

Un ballo in maschera
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Verdi, Un ballo in maschera
Daniele Callegari, Conductor
Johannes Erath, Director
Heike Scheele, Set Designer
Gesine Völlm, Costume Designer
Anja Harteros, Amelia
Piotr Beczała, Riccardo
Franco Vassallo, Renato
Sofia Fomina, Oscar
Okka von der Damerau, Ulrica
Ulrich Reß, Minister of Justice
Anatoli Sivko, Samuel
Andrea Borghini, Silvano
Scott Conner, Tom
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
Jul 30, 31, Aug 01, 03, 04
Festival d'opéra de Québec

Grand Théâtre De Québec: Louis-Fréchette Hall, Quebec

Starmania opéra
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Berger, Starmania
Simon Leclerc, Orchestration
Michel Lemieux, Director
Anne-Séguin Poirier, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Marie-Josée Lord, Marie-Jeanne
Étienne Dupuis, Johnny Rockfort
Marc Hervieux, Zéro Janvier
Lyne Fortin, Stella Spotlight
Raphaëlle Paquette, Cristal
Pascal Charbonneau, Ziggy
Krista de Silva, Sadia
James Hyndman, Roger Roger
Luc Plamondon, Librettist
Victor Pilon, Director
Stéphane Boko, Choreography
Alain Lortie, Lighting Designer
Opera de Quebec Chorus
Orchestre symphonique de Québec
Les danseurs de Starmania Opéra
Jul 30, Aug 03, 05, 09, 12, 15, 19, 22, 25, 27
Glyndebourne

Glyndebourne Opera House, Glyndebourne

Béatrice et Bénédict
New production
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Berlioz, Béatrice et Bénédict
Glyndebourne Festival Opera
Antonello Manacorda, Conductor
Laurent Pelly, Director, Costume Designer
Barbara de Limburg, Set Designer
Stéphanie d'Oustrac, Béatrice
Paul Appleby, Bénédict
Sophie Karthäuser, Héro
Anne-Catherine Gillet, Héro
Frédéric Caton, Don Pedro
Lionel Lhote, Somarone
Philippe Sly, Claudio
Katarina Bradić, Ursule
Glyndebourne Chorus

Holland Park Theatre, London

La Cenerentola
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Rossini, La Cenerentola (Cinderella)
Opera Holland Park
Dane Lam, Conductor
Oliver Platt, Director
Victoria Simmonds, Angelina (Cinderella)
Nico Darmanin, Don Ramiro
Nicholas Lester, Dandini, valet to Ramiro
Jonathan Veira, Don Magnifico
Barnaby Rea, Alidoro
Fleur de Bray, Clorinda
Heather Lowe, Tisbe
City of London Sinfonia

Olavinlinna Castle, Savonlinna

From the House of the Dead
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Janáček, From the House of the Dead
Tomáš Hanus, Conductor
David Pountney, Director
Maria Bjornson, Set Designer, Costume Designer
TBC, Aljeja, Skuratov
Christian Juslin, Big prisoner
Mika Pohjonen, Luka Kuzmič (Filka Morozov)
Adrian Thompson, Shapkin
Nicholas Söderlund, Prison governor
Claudio Otelli, Šiškov
Jukka Romu, Small prisoner
Ville Rusanen, Gorjančikov
Juha Riihimäki, Tenor
Hannu Forsberg, Bass
Lasse Penttinen, Tenor
Chris Ellis, Lighting Designer
Matti Hyökki, Choirmaster / chorus director
Jul 30, Aug 03, 14, 18, 26

Bayreuther Festspielhaus, Bayreuth

Der fliegende Holländer
Wagner, Der fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman)
Axel Kober, Conductor
Jan Philipp Gloger, Director
Christof Hetzer, Set Designer
Karin Jud, Costume Designer
Peter Rose, Daland
Ricarda Merbeth, Senta
Andreas Schager, Erik
John Lundgren, Dutchman
Christa Mayer, Mary
Benjamin Bruns, The Steersman
Bayreuth Festival Chorus
Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Urs Schönebaum, Lighting Designer
Jul 30, Aug 07 mat, 13 mat

Oakland Central Station, Oakland

Cunning Little Vixen
Janáček, The Cunning Little Vixen
West Edge Opera
Jonathan Khuner, Conductor
Patrick Diamond, Director
Philip Skinner, Forester
Amy Foote, Bystrouška
Nikola Printz, Zlatohřbítek
Nikolas Nackley, Parson
Joseph Meyers, Schoolmaster
Carl King, Harašta
San Francisco’s Volti chorus
Piedmont East Bay Children's Choir
Jul 30 mat, Aug 05, 11, 13

Sydney Opera House: Joan Sutherland Theatre (formerly Opera Theatre), Sydney

Così fan tutte
Mozart, Così fan tutte
Opera Australia
Jonathan Darlington, Conductor
Sir David McVicar, Director
Moritz Junge, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Nicole Car, Fiordiligi
Anna Dowsley, Dorabella
Taryn Fiebig, Despina
David Portillo, Ferrando
Andrew Jones, Guglielmo
Richard Anderson, Don Alfonso
Opera Australia Chorus
Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra
Jul 30, Aug 02, 04, 06

Burg Gars, Gars am Kamp

Otello
Verdi, Otello
Oper Burg Gars
Michael Baba, Otello
Alexandra Reinprecht, Desdemona
Atilla Mokus, Iago, Herald
Michael Kraus, Iago
Anna Agathonos, Emilia
Oscar Marin, Cassio
Benedikt Kobel, Roderigo
Bernd Hofmann, Lodovico
Klemen Gorensek, Herald
Chor der Oper Burg Gars
Jul 30

Teatro Auditorio Escorial, El Escorial

Don Carlo
Verdi, Don Carlo(s)
Manuel Coves, Conductor
Albert Boadella, Set Designer
Carlo Colombara, Philip II
Ekaterina Metlova, Elisabetta di Valois
Massimo Giordano, Don Carlo
Juan Jesús Rodriguez, Rodrigo
Eric Halfvarson, Grand Inquisitor
Nadia Krasteva, Princess Eboli
Fernando Latorre, A Monk
Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid
Coro de la Comunidad de Madrid
Jul 30 mat, 31 mat

Hyogo Performing Arts Center, Nishinomiya

Hyogo Performing Arts Center Opera 2016: A Midsummer Night's Dream
Britten, A Midsummer Night's Dream
Yutaka Sado, Conductor
Antony McDonald, Director, Set Designer
Aoife Miskelly, Helena
Mari Moriya, Tytania
Clare Pressland, Hermia
Kasumi Shimizu, Hippolyta
Andrew Dickinson, Flute
Peter Kirk, Lysander
Philip Sheffield, Snout
Charles Rice, Demetrius
Alexander Robin Baker, Starveling
Alan Ewing, Bottom
Joshua Bloom, Quince
Matthew Stiff, Snug
Masashi Mori, Theseus
Daichi Fujiki, Oberon
Tadashi Miroku, Oberon
Minami Shioya, Puck
Hyogo Performing Arts Centre Orchestra
Jul 30, Aug 02, 04, 06, 08, 10, 13 mat

Sydney Opera House: Joan Sutherland Theatre (formerly Opera Theatre), Sydney

Simon Boccanegra
Verdi, Simon Boccanegra
Opera Australia
Renato Palumbo, Conductor
Matthew Barclay, Director
Peter England, Set Designer
Russell Cohen, Costume Designer
Barbara Frittoli, Amelia Grimaldi
Diego Torre, Gabriele Adorno
George Petean, Simon Boccanegra
Giacomo Prestia, Jacopo Fiesco
Warwick Fyfe, Paolo Albiani
Richard Anderson, Pietro
Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra
Opera Australia Chorus
Jul 30, Aug 02, 04

Palazzo Ducale, Martina Franca

Francesca da Rimini
Mercadante, Francesca da Rimini
Fabio Luisi, Conductor
Pier Luigi Pizzi, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Leonor Bonilla, Francesca
Aya Wakizono, Paolo
Merto Sungu, Lanciotto
Antonio Di Matteo, Guido
Larisa Martinez, Isaura
Iván Ayón Rivas, Guelfo
Coro della Filarmonica di Stato “Transilvania” di Cluj-Napoca
Orchestra Internazionale d’Italia
Jul 30 mat

Bryanston School, Coade Theatre, Blandford Forum

Eugene Onegin
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin (Sung in English)
Dorset Opera
Gavin Carr, Conductor
Paul Carr, Director
Diana Montague, Madame Larina
Anna Patalong, Tatyana
Tamara Gura, Olga
Mark Stone, Eugene Onegin
Luke Daniel, Lensky
Fiona Kimm, Filippyevna
David Rendall, Monsieur Triquet
Clive Bayley, Prince Gremin
Jul 30, Aug 05, 13

Arena Sferisterio, Macerata

Otello
Verdi, Otello
Riccardo Frizza, Conductor
Paco Azorin, Director
Ana Garay, Costume Designer
Stuart Neill, Otello
Jessica Nuccio, Desdemona
Roberto Frontali, Iago
Davide Giusti, Cassio
Tamta Tarieli, Emilia
Manuel Pierattelli, Roderigo
Jul 30, 31 mat, Aug 02

Longborough Festival Opera, Moreton-in-Marsh

Alcina
Handel, Alcina
Longborough Festival Opera
Jeremy Silver, Conductor
Jenny Miller, Director
Faye Bradley, Set Designer
Julia Sitkovetsky, Alcina
Lucy Hall, Morgana
Anna Harvey, Bradamante
TBC, Oberto
Hanna-Liisa Kirchin, Ruggiero
Christopher Diffey, Oronte
Matthew Durkan, Melisso
30 July at 15:30 and 18:00

Arcola Theatre, London

Drifting Dragons
Harradine, Drifting Dragons (A promenade opera)
Baseless Fabric
Greg Harradine, Conductor
Joanna Turner, Director
Jul 30, Aug 02, 30

Teatro di San Carlo, Naples

Verdi, Aida
Pinchas Steinberg, Conductor
Franco Dragone, Director
Benito Leonori, Set Designer
Giusi Giustino, Costume Designer
Kristin Lewis, Aida
Amarilli Nizza, Aida
Daniela Barcellona, Amneris
Nino Surguladze, Amneris
Antonello Palombi, Radamès
Stefano La Colla, Radamès
Giovanni Meoni, Amonasro
Antonello Ceron, A messenger
Dario Russo, King of Egypt
Riccardo Zanellato, Ramfis
Orchestra del Teatro di San Carlo
Coro del Teatro di San Carlo
Jul 30

Arena di Verona, Verona

La Traviata
Verdi, La traviata
Hugo de Ana, Director, Set Designer
Nino Machaidze, Violetta Valéry
Ekaterina Bakanova, Violetta Valéry
Francesco Demuro, Alfredo Germont
TBC, Alfredo Germont
Saimir Pirgu, Alfredo Germont
Gabriele Viviani, Giorgio Germont
Dalibor Jenis, Giorgio Germont
Artur Ruciński, Giorgio Germont
Clarissa Leonardi, Flora Bervoix
Teona Dvali, Annina
Madina Karbeli, Annina
Paolo Antognetti, Gaston
Alessio Verna, Baron Douphol
Paolo Battaglia, Dr Grenvil
Romano Dal Zovo, Marquis d'Obigny
Cristiano Olivieri, Giuseppe
Víctor García Sierra, Servant
Arena di Verona Orchestra
Arena di Verona Chorus
30 July at 18:30

West Green House, Basingstoke

Così fan Tutte
Mozart, Così fan tutte
Tim Murray, Conductor
Victoria Newlyn, Director
Colin Falconer, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Soraya Mafi, Despina
Kiandra Howarth, Fiordiligi
Martha Jones, Dorabella
Richard Dowling, Ferrando
Ben McAteer, Guglielmo
Jul 31

Nationaltheater, Munich

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
New production
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Wagner, Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Kirill Petrenko, Conductor
David Bösch, Director
Aleksandar Denić, Set Designer
Falko Herold, Costume Designer
Sara Jakubiak, Eva
Benjamin Bruns, David
Markus Eiche, Sixtus Beckmesser, Fritz Kothner
Martin Gantner, Sixtus Beckmesser
Wolfgang Koch, Hans Sachs
Christof Fischesser, Veit Pogner
Okka von der Damerau, Magdalena
Francesco Petrozzi, Augustin Moser
Ulrich Reß, Balthasar Zorn
Kevin Conners, Kunz Vogelgesang
Stefan Heibach, Ulrich Eisslinger
Jonas Kaufmann, Walther von Stolzing
Oliver Zwarg, Fritz Kothner
Tareq Nazmi, Nightwatchman
Christoph Stephinger, Hans Foltz
Peter Lobert, Hans Schwarz
Friedemann Röhlig, Hermann Ortel
Christian Rieger, Konrad Nachtigall
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper