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May 26, 28

Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona

Der fliegende Holländer
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Wagner, Der fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman)
Oksana Lyniv, Conductor
Philipp Stölzl, Director
Conrad Moritz Reinhardt, Set Designer
Ursula Kudrna, Costume Designer
Attila Jun, Daland
Elena Popovskaya, Senta
Anja Kampe, Senta
Albert Dohmen, Dutchman
Egils Silins, Dutchman
Daniel Kirch, Erik
Timothy Richards, Erik
Itxaro Mentxaka, Mary
Mikeldi Atxalandabaso, The Steersman
Cor del Gran Teatre del Liceu
Orquestra Simfònica del Gran Teatre del Liceu
Mara Kurotschka, Choreography
May 26, 28, Jun 01, 02, 11

Mahen Theatre, Brno

Gioacchino Rossini: Le Comte Ory
New production
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Rossini, Le Comte Ory
Lenka Flory, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
May 26, 28 mat, 30

Théâtre du Capitole, Toulouse

Lucia di Lammermoor
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Donizetti, Lucia di Lammermoor
Maurizio Benini, Conductor
Nicolas Joël, Director
Ezio Frigerio, Set Designer
Franca Squarciapino, Costume Designer
Vitaliy Bilyy, Enrico
Nadine Koutcher, Lucia
Sergei Romanovsky, Edgardo
Arseny Yakovlev, Arturo
Luca Lombardo, Normanno
Marion Lebègue, Alisa
Maxim Kuzmin-Karavaev, Raimondo
Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse
Chœur du Capitole
Alfonso Caiani, Choirmaster / chorus director
May 26, 28, Jun 02, 04 mat
Händel Festival Halle

Oper Halle, Halle

Official Opening of the Handel Festival
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Handel, Jephtha (Première)
Oper Halle
Christoph Spering, Conductor
Tatjana Gürbaca, Director
Stefan Heyne, Set Designer
Silke Willrett, Costume Designer
Ines Lex, Iphis
Svitlana Slyvia, Storgè
Robert Sellier, Jephtha
Ki-Hyun Park, Zebul
Leandro Marziotte, Hamor
Händelfestspielorchester Halle
May 26, 27 mat

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan: Main Hall, Tokyo

Japan Philharmonic Orchestra
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Wagner, Das Rheingold
Japan Philharmonic Orchestra
Pietari Inkinen, Conductor
Jukka Rasilainen, Baritone
Lilli Paasikivi, Mezzo-soprano
Will Hartmann, Tenor
Warwick Fyfe, Baritone
Fumiko Ando, Soprano
Shigeru Hatakeyama, Baritone
Junya Katayose, Tenor
Kaori Ikeda, Mezzo-soprano
Masako Hayashi, Soprano
Kaori Hirai, Soprano
Kasumi Shimizu, Mezzo-soprano
Jun Takahashi, Tenor
Kenji Saiki, Bass
Koji Yamashita, Baritone
May 26, 27

Artscape Opera House, Cape Town

Tiger Bay the Musical
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James, Tiger Bay the Musical
May 26, 27

Northcott Theatre, Exeter

Puccini, Tosca
Michael Rosewell, Conductor
Blanche McIntyre, Director
Florence de Maré, Set Designer
Paula Sides, Floria Tosca
Elin Pritchard, Floria Tosca
Alexander James Edwards, Mario Cavaradossi
Samuel Sakker, Mario Cavaradossi
Craig Smith, Baron Scarpia
Andrew Slater, Baron Scarpia
Timothy Connor, Cesare Angelotti
Aled Hall, Spoletta
Matthew Stiff, Sacristan
May 26, Jun 03

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

L'incoronazione di Poppea, SV 308
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Monteverdi, L'incoronazione di Poppea, SV 308
Matthew Toogood, Conductor
Barrie Kosky, Director
Katrin Lea Tag, Set Designer
Katharina Tasch, Costume Designer
Peter Renz, Amore
Julia Giebel, Drusilla
Talya Lieberman, La Fortuna
Katarzyna Włodarczyk, La Virtù
Alma Sadé, Poppea
Tansel Akzeybek, Valletto
Dominik Köninger, Nerone
Karolina Gumos, Ottavia
Thomas Michael Allen, Arnalta
Adrian Strooper, Liberto
Jens Larsen, Seneca
Tom Erik Lie, Nutrice
Maria Fiselier, Ottone
Alexander Koppelmann, Lighting Designer
May 26, 27, 28

Teatro de la Zarzuela, Madrid

Enseñanza libre / La Gatita blanca
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Giménez, Enseñanza libre
Giménez, La Gatita blanca
Teatro de La Zarzuela de Madrid
Manuel Coves, Conductor
Enrique Viana, Director
Daniel Bianco, Set Designer
Pepe Corzo, Costume Designer
Albert Faura, Lighting Designer
Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid
Coro del Teatro de La Zarzuela
Cristina Faus, Mezzo-soprano
María José Suárez, Soprano
Ángel Ruiz, Singer
Roko
Gurutze Beitia
José Luis Martínez
Iñaki Maruri
Mitxel Santamaría
May 26, Jun 02
Britten, Billy Budd
Moritz Gnann, Conductor
David Alden, Director
Paul Steinberg, Set Designer
Constance Hoffman, Costume Designer
Burkhard Ulrich, Captain Vere
John Chest, Billy Budd
Gidon Saks, John Claggart
Andrew Dickinson, Novice
Clemens Bieber, Red Whiskers
James Kryshak, Squeak
Ievgen Orlov, Bosun
Simon Pauly, Donald
Tobias Kehrer, Lieutenant Ratcliffe
Lenus Carison, Dansker
Derek Welton, Mr Flint
Seth Carico, Mr Redburn
May 26, 30, Jun 02

Staatsoper, Vienna

Beethoven, Fidelio
Vienna State Opera
Cornelius Meister, Conductor
Otto Schenk, Director
Günther Schneider-Siemssen, Set Designer
Leo Bei, Costume Designer
Camilla Nylund, Leonore
Peter Seiffert, Florestan
Albert Dohmen, Don Pizarro
Günther Groissböck, Rocco
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
May 26, 28 mat, 31, Jun 02, 04

GöteborgsOperan, Gothenburg

Verdi, La traviata
Giancarlo Andretta, Conductor
David Radok, Director
Lars-Åke Thessman, Set Designer
Ann-Mari Anttila, Costume Designer
Kerstin Avemo, Violetta Valéry
Bülent Bezdüz, Alfredo Germont
Åke Zetterström, Giorgio Germont
Matilda Paulsson, Flora Bervoix
Markus Pettersson, Gastone de Letorières
Mattias Ermedahl, Baron Douphol
Cecilia Vallinder, Annina
Johan Schinkler, Marquis d'Obigny
TBC, Dr Grenvil
Göteborg Opera Chorus
Göteborg Opera Orchestra

Deutsches Theater, Göttingen

Handel, Lotario
Laurence Cummings, Conductor
Carlos Wagner, Director
Rifail Ajdarpasic, Set Designer
Ariane Isabel Unfried, Costume Designer
Marie Lys, Adelaide
Sophie Rennert, Lotario
Ursula Hesse von den Steinen, Matilde
Jorge Navarro-Colorado, Berengario
Todd Boyce, Clodomiro
Jud Perry, Idelberto
FestspielOrchester Göttingen
May 26, 27, 28 mat, 30, 31, Jun 01, 02, 03

King's Head Theatre, Islington, London

The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
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Mozart, The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Charles Court Opera
May 26, 31, Jun 05, 08, 10 mat, 13, 15
Lehár, The Merry Widow (Die Lustige Witwe)
Royal Swedish Opera
Joakim Unander, Conductor
Ole Anders Tandberg, Director
Erlend Birkeland, Set Designer
Maria Geber, Costume Designer
Elin Rombo, Hanna Glawari
Marianne Hellgren Staykov, Valencienne
Jeremy Carpenter, Count Danilo Danilovich
Henrik Dorsin, Baron Mirko Zeta
Klas Hedlund, Camille de Rosillon
Joel Annmo, Vicomte Cascada
Royal Swedish Opera Chorus
Royal Swedish Opera Orchestra
May 26, 29 mat

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London

Don Carlo
Verdi, Don Carlo(s) (5 acts, in Italian)
Royal Opera
Bertrand de Billy, Conductor
Nicholas Hytner, Director
Bob Crowley, Set Designer
Ildar Abdrazakov, Philip II
Bryan Hymel, Don Carlo
Christoph Pohl, Rodrigo
Simone Piazzola, Rodrigo
Paata Burchuladze, Grand Inquisitor
Kristin Lewis, Elisabetta di Valois
Ekaterina Semenchuk, Princess Eboli
Andrea Mastroni, A Monk
Angela Simkin, Tebaldo
Emily Edmonds, Tebaldo
David Junghoon Kim, The Count of Lerma
Francesca Chiejina, A Voice from Heaven
Royal Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden
May 26, Jun 03

Theater Duisburg, Duisburg

Madama Butterfly
Premiere
Puccini, Madama Butterfly
Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Aziz Shokhakimov, Conductor
Joan Anton Rechi, Director
Alfons Flores, Set Designer
Mercè Paloma, Costume Designer
Sylvia Hamvasi, Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Eduardo Aladrén, Pinkerton
Stefan Heidemann, Sharpless
Richard Sveda, Sharpless
Maria Kataeva, Suzuki
Lukasz Konieczny, The Bonze
Peter Nikolaus Kante, The Bonze
Bruce Rankin, Prince Yamadori
Florian Simson, Goro
Beniamin Pop, The Imperial Commissioner
Maria Boiko, Kate Pinkerton
Volker Weinhart, Lighting Designer
Christoph Kurig, Choirmaster / chorus director
Bernhard F. Loges, Dramaturgy
Chor der Deutschen Oper am Rhein
Duisburger Philharmoniker
May 26

Staatsoper at Schiller Theater, Berlin

Don Carlo
Verdi, Don Carlo(s)
Massimo Zanetti, Conductor
Philipp Himmelmann, Director
Johannes Leiacker, Set Designer
Klaus Bruns, Costume Designer
René Pape, Philip II
Fabio Sartori, Don Carlo
Alfredo Daza, Rodrigo
Mikhail Kazakov, Grand Inquisitor
Anna Samuil, Elisabetta di Valois
Marina Prudenskaya, Princess Eboli
Grigory Shkarupa, A Monk
Narine Yeghiyan, Tebaldo
Miloš Bulajić, The Count of Lerma
Evelin Novak, A Voice from Heaven
David Cunningham, Lighting Designer
Martin Wright, Choirmaster / chorus director
Staatskapelle Berlin
Staatsopernchor Berlin
May 26, 27

Oxford Mathematical Institute, Oxford

Autopilot Saves Model S
Galvani, Autopilot Saves Model S (A New Opera by Marco Galvani and Leoe Mercer)
Faded Ink Productions
Tomos Watkins, Conductor
Timothy Coleman, Director
May 26, 28 mat

Baruch Performing Arts Center: Engelman Hall, New York City

Butterfly
Puccini, Madama Butterfly (A daring new adaptation of Puccini’s iconic romance)
Heartbeat Opera
Ashworth, Jacob, Conductor
Heard, Ethan, Director
Thompson, Reid, Set Designer
Bart, Valérie Thérèse, Costume Designer
Ban, Banlingyu, Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Sung, Siobahn, Suzuki
Mackenzie Whitney, Pinkerton
Singer, Matthew, Sharpless
Pitts, Jordan, Goro
Spagnola, Noah, Cio-Cio-san's child (Dolore)
Jaster, Emma, Choreography
Wason, Oliver, Lighting Designer
May 26, 27

Bolshoi Theatre: Historic Stage, Moscow

Boris Godunov
Mussorgsky, Boris Godunov
Bolshoi Opera
Tugan Sokhiev, Conductor
Igor Ushakov, Director
Alyona Pikalova, Set Designer
Elena Zaytseva, Costume Designer
Dmitry Belosselskiy, Boris Godunov
Mikhail Kazakov, Boris Godunov
Elena Manistina, Marina
Svetlana Shilova, Marina
Oleg Dolgov, Grigory
Oleg Videman, Grigory
Alexander Naumenko, Pimen
Pyotr Migunov, Pimen
Bolshoi Theatre Chorus
Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
May 26, 28, 31

Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia: Sala Principal, Valencia

Werther
Massenet, Werther
Henrik Nánási, Conductor
Jean-Louis Grinda, Director
Jean-François Borras, Werther
Anna Caterina Antonacci, Charlotte
Helena Orcoyen, Sophie
May 26, Jun 01, 03 mat, 07, 14 mat, 24

Loretto-Hilton Center for the Performing Arts, St Louis

Madama Butterfly
Puccini, Madama Butterfly
Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
Robin Guarino, Director
Rena Harms, Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Michael Brandenburg, Pinkerton
Christopher Magiera, Sharpless
Renée Rapier, Suzuki
May 26, 28

Opera Wrocławska, Wrocław

Madama Butterfly
Puccini, Madama Butterfly
Wroclaw Opera
Giancarlo del Monaco, Director
William Orlandi, Set Designer, Costume Designer
May 26, 30, Jun 14

Salzburger Landestheater, Salzburg

Der Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny
Weill, Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny
Salzburger Landestheater
Adrian Kelly, Conductor
Jacopo Spirei, Director
Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
May 26, 28, 31, Jun 05, 07, 18

Nationaltheater: Opernhaus, Mannheim

Infinite Now
Neue Produktion
Czernowin, Infinite now
Nationaltheater Mannheim
Titus Engel, Conductor
Luk Perceval, Director
Philip Bussmann, Set Designer, Video Artist
Ilse Vandenbussche, Costume Designer
Ludovica Bello, Mezzo-soprano
Noa Frenkel, Fiddle
Karen Vourc'h, Soprano
Terry Wey, Countertenor
May 26

Staatsoper, Hamburg

Lucia di Lammermoor
Donizetti, Lucia di Lammermoor
Hamburg State Opera
Pier Giorgio Morandi, Conductor
Sandra Leupold, Director
Stefan Heinrichs, Set Designer
Esther Bialas, Costume Designer
Alexey Bogdanchikov, Enrico
Katerina Tretyakova, Lucia
Ramón Vargas, Edgardo
Oleksiy Palchykov, Arturo
Sergei Ababkin, Normanno
Marta Swiderska, Alisa
Alexander Roslavets, Raimondo
Thomas Güldenberg, Lighting Designer
May 26, 31, Jun 05

Volksoper Vienna, Vienna

Die Fledermaus
Strauss II, Die Fledermaus
Volksoper
Alfred Eschwé, Conductor
Pantelis Dessyllas, Set Designer
Doris Engl, Costume Designer
Jörg Schneider, Gabriel von Eisenstein
Ulrike Steinsky, Rosalinde
Martin Winkler, Frank
Martina Mikelić, Prince Orlofsky
Vincent Schirrmacher, Alfred
Daniel Ochoa, Dr Falke
Gernot Kranner, Dr Blind
Anita Götz, Adele
Klaudia Nagy, Ida
Robert Meyer, Frosch
Lili Clemente, Choreography
Susanne Kirnbauer, Choreography
May 26, 28 mat, 30, 31, Jun 02, 04 mat

Palais de la Monnaie, Brussels

Verdi, Aida
De Munt | La Monnaie
Alain Altinoglu, Conductor
Samuel Jean, Conductor
Stathis Livathinos, Director
Alexander Polzin, Set Designer
Andrea Schmidt-Futterer, Costume Designer
Adina Aaron, Aida
Kelebogile Besong, Aida
Andrea Carè, Radamès
Alfred Kim, Radamès
Nora Gubisch, Amneris
Ksenia Dudnikova, Amneris
Dimitris Tiliakos, Amonasro
Giovanni Meoni, Amonasro
Mika Kares, Ramfis
Enrico Iori, King of Egypt
Tamara Banjesevic, Priestess
Julian Hubbard, A messenger
Orchestre Symphonique de la Monnaie
La Monnaie Chorus Academy
May 26, Jun 20

National Theatre (Národní divadlo), Prague

The Jacobin
Dvořák, The Jacobin
Prague National Theatre Opera
Zbyněk Müller, Conductor
Jiří Heřman, Director
Pavel Svoboda, Set Designer
Alexandra Grusková, Costume Designer
Dana Burešová, Julie
Maria Kobielska, Julie
Alžběta Poláčková, Terinka
Jana Sibera, Terinka
Aleš Briscein, Jiri
Jaroslav Březina, Jiri
Ivo Hrachovec, Count Harasova
Ondrej Mráz, Count Harasova
David Švec, Conductor
Prague National Theatre Chorus
Prague National Theatre Orchestra
May 26, 28 mat, Jun 03

Opernhaus, Düsseldorf

Don Pasquale
Premiere
Donizetti, Don Pasquale
Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Nicholas Carter, Conductor
Rolando Villazón, Director
Johannes Leiacker, Set Designer
Thibault Vancraenenbroeck, Costume Designer
Thorsten Grümbel, Don Pasquale
Lucio Gallo, Don Pasquale
Elena Sancho Pereg, Norina
Dmitri Vargin, Dr Malatesta
Ioan Hotea, Ernesto
Davy Cunningham, Lighting Designer
Gerhard Michalski, Choirmaster / chorus director
Hella Bartnig, Dramaturgy
Chor der Deutschen Oper am Rhein
Düsseldorfer Symphoniker
May 26, 27, 28 mat

Teatro Regio, Turin

Die Zauberflöte (Il flauto magico)
Mozart, The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Teatro Regio Torino Opera
Asher Fisch, Conductor
Roberto Andò, Director
Giovanni Carluccio, Set Designer
Nanà Cecchi, Costume Designer
Ekaterina Bakanova, Pamina
Ekaterina Sadovnikova, Pamina
Olga Pudova, Queen of the Night
Marigona Querkezi, Queen of the Night
Antonio Poli, Tamino
Alessandro Scotto di Luzio, Tamino
Markus Werba, Papageno
Thomas Tatzl, Papageno
TBC, Sarastro
Sabina von Walther, First Lady
Francesca Sassu, Papagena
Stefanie Irányi, Second Lady
Eva Vogel, Third Lady
Cameron Becker, Monostatos
Roberto Abbondanza, The Speaker (Der Sprecher)
Coro del Teatro Regio di Torino
Orchestra del Teatro Regio di Torino
May 26, 28 mat, 30, Jun 01, 03, Jul 12, 13, 14, 16

Teatro La Fenice, Venice

La traviata
Verdi, La traviata
Teatro La Fenice
Robert Carsen, Director
Patrick Kinmonth, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Jessica Nuccio, Violetta Valéry
Piero Pretti, Alfredo Germont
Leonardo Cortellazzi, Alfredo Germont
Luca Grassi, Giorgio Germont
Chorus of the Teatro La Fenice
Orchestra of the Teatro La Fenice
May 26

Arts Centre Melbourne: State Theatre, Melbourne

Carmen
Bizet, Carmen
Opera Australia
Guillaume Tourniaire, Conductor
John Bell, Director
Michael Scott-Mitchell, Set Designer
Teresa Negroponte, Costume Designer
Rinat Shaham, Carmen
Dmytro Popov, Don José
Shane Lowrencev, Escamillo
Stacey Alleaume, Micaëla
Adrian Tamburini, Zuniga
Christopher Hillier, Moralès
Jane Ede, Frasquita
Sian Pendry, Mercédès
Luke Gabbedy, Le Dancaïre
Benjamin Rasheed, Le Remendado
Roger Press, Revival Director
Opera Australia Chorus
Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra
May 26, 27, 28, 30, 31, Jun 01

Teatro Massimo, Palermo

Werther
New production
Massenet, Werther
Teatro Massimo
Omer Meir Wellber, Conductor
Giorgia Guerra, Director
Monica Bernardi, Set Designer
Francesco Meli, Werther
Véronica Simeoni, Charlotte
Serena Gamberoni, Sophie
Christian Senn, Albert
Fri 26 May at 19:30

St Anne's, Hoxton, London

Otello
Verdi, Otello
Kent Opera
Andrew G. Charity, Conductor
Steve Tiller, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
John Rodger, Otello
Lorna Rushton, Desdemona
Chris Childs-Santos, Iago
Joanna Gamble, Emilia
Rhys Bowden, Cassio
Panos Ntourntoufis, Roderigo
Ian Wilson-Pope, Lodovico, Montano, Herald
Kent Sinfonia
May 26, 27 mat, eve, 28 mat, 30 mat, 31 mat, eve, Jun 01, 02, 03 mat, eve, 04 mat, 06 mat, 07 mat, eve, 08, 09, 10 mat, eve, 11 mat, 13 mat, 14 mat, eve, 15, 16, 17 mat, eve, 18 mat, 20 mat, 21 mat, eve, 22, 23, 24 mat, eve, 25 mat, 27 mat, 28 mat, eve, 29, 30, Jul 01 mat, eve, 02 mat, 04 mat, 05 mat, eve, 06, 07, 08 mat, eve

Regent Theatre, Melbourne

My Fair Lady
Loewe, My Fair Lady
Opera Australia
Julie Andrews, Director
Oliver Smith, Set Designer
Cecil Beaton, Costume Designer