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May 20 mat, eve, 22, 24, 26

Kennedy Center: Opera House, Washington

Bernstein, Candide
Washington National Opera
Nicole Paiement, Conductor
Francesca Zambello, Director
James Noone, Set Designer
Jennifer Moeller, Costume Designer
Kathryn Lewek, Cunegonde
Alek Shrader, Candide
Denyce Graves, Old Lady
Washington National Opera Chorus
Washington National Opera Orchestra
May 20

Teatro Cervantes, Málaga

Rigoletto
Verdi, Rigoletto
Ignacio Garcia, Conductor
Salvador Vázquez, Director
Damián del Castillo, Rigoletto
Olena Sloia, Gilda
Vicent Romero, The Duke of Mantua
Cristian Díaz, Sparafucile
Sandra Ferrández, Maddalena
Coro de la Ópera de Málaga
Orquesta Filarmónica de Málaga
May 20 mat

Atlanta Symphony Hall, Atlanta

Leonard Bernstein's Irresistible Operetta Candide
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Bernstein, Candide (Concert staging)
Robert Spano, Conductor
Susan Booth, Director
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Haus für Mozart, Salzburg

© Uli Weber | Decca
L'italiana in Algeri
New Production
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Rossini, L'italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers)
Jean-Christophe Spinosi, Conductor
Moshe Leiser, Director
Christian Fenouillat, Set Designer
Agostino Cavalca, Costume Designer
Cecilia Bartoli, Isabella
Peter Kálmán, Mustafà
Edgardo Rocha, Lindoro
Alessandro Corbelli, Taddeo
José Coca Loza, Haly
Rebeca Olvera, Elvira
Rosa Bove, Zulma
Patrice Caurier, Director
Christophe Forey, Lighting Designer
Christian Arseni, Dramaturgy
Ensemble Matheus
Philharmonia Chor Wien
Walter Zeh, Choirmaster / chorus director
May 20 mat, 24, 27 mat, 30, Jun 02, 08, 12, 16, 19, 22, 26
Glyndebourne

Glyndebourne Opera House, Glyndebourne

Der Rosenkavalier
Der Rosenkavalier
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Strauss R., Der Rosenkavalier
Glyndebourne Festival Opera
Robin Ticciati, Conductor
Richard Jones, Director
Paul Steinberg, Set Designer
Nicky Gillibrand, Costume Designer
Rachel Willis-Sørensen, Feldmarschallin
Michaela Kaune, Feldmarschallin
Kate Lindsey, Octavian
Elizabeth Sutphen, Sophie
Louise Alder, Sophie
Brindley Sherratt, Baron Ochs
Michael Kraus, Herr von Faninal
Alun Rhys-Jenkins, Valzacchi
Stephanie Lauricella, Annina
Andrej Dunaev, Italian Singer
Gabriele Rossmanith, Marianne
Glyndebourne Chorus
May 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26 mat, eve, 27

Jacksons Lane Theatre, London

La traviata
Verdi, La traviata
Hampstead Garden Opera
Samuel Evans, Conductor
Sophie Gilpin, Director
Julia Bachmann, Violetta Valéry
Eleanor Ross, Violetta Valéry
Alexander Aldren, Alfredo Germont
Sergio Augusto, Alfredo Germont
Michael Birnbaum, Giorgio Germont
Lawrence Wallington, Giorgio Germont
Hampstead Garden Opera Orchestra

Deutsches Theater, Göttingen

Christopher Lowrey (Arminio) © Alciro Theodoro da Silva
Handel, Arminio
Laurence Cummings, Conductor
Erich Sidler, Director
Dirk Becker, Set Designer
Renée Listerdal, Costume Designer
Anna Devin, Tusnelda
Helena Rasker, Ramise
Paul Hopwood, Varo
Cody Quattlebaum, Segeste
Owen Willetts, Tullio
Christopher Lowrey, Arminio
Sophie Junker, Sigismondo
Michael Lebensieg, Lighting Designer
FestspielOrchester Göttingen
May 20 mat, 22, 25, 27 mat, 29

Théâtre du Capitole, Toulouse

© Oleg Oprisco
Verdi, Macbeth
Daniel Oren, Conductor
Alfonso Caiani, Conductor
Jean-Louis Martinoty, Director
Bernard Arnould, Set Designer
Daniel Ogier, Costume Designer
Vitaliy Bilyy, Macbeth
Tamara Wilson, Lady Macbeth
In-Sung Sim, Banquo
Wookyung Kim, Macduff
Boris Stepanov, Malcolm
Frédérique Lombart, Director
Gilles Papin, Video Artist
Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse
Chœur du Capitole
May 20 mat

Steriti Memorial Rink, Boston

Vincent Turregano, Mara Bonde and Neal Ferreira © Liza Voll
Trouble in Tahiti/Arias & Barcarolles
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Bernstein, Trouble in Tahiti
Bernstein, Arias and Barcarolles
Boston Lyric Opera
David Angus, Conductor
David Schweizer, Director
Marcus DeLoach, Sam
Heather Johnson, Dinah
Mara Bonde, Soprano
Neal Ferreira, Tenor
Vincent Turregano, Baritone
Brett Hodgdon, Piano
May 20, 25, Jun 10, Jul 01

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke (Barbe-bleue) © Iko Freese | drama-berlin.de
Bluebeard
New Production
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Offenbach, Barbe-bleue
Stefan Soltesz, Conductor
Stefan Herheim, Director
Christof Hetzer, Set Designer
Esther Bialas, Costume Designer
Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Barbe-bleue
Peter Renz, King Bobêche
Christiane Oertel, Queen Clémentine
Vera-Lotte Böcker, Princess Hermia
Johannes Dunz, Prince Saphir
Tom Erik Lie, Popolani
Philipp Meierhöfer, Count Oscar
Sarah Ferede, Boulotte
Rüdiger Frank, Actor
Wolfgang Häntsch, Actor
Orchester der Komischen Oper Berlin
Chor der Komischen Oper Berlin
May 20, 24
Verdi, Nabucco
Roberto Rizzi-Brignoli, Conductor
Keith Warner, Director
Tilo Steffens, Set Designer
Julia Müer, Costume Designer
Željko Lučić, Nabucco
Ivan Inverardi, Nabucco
Anna Smirnova, Abigaille
Liudmyla Monastyrska, Abigaille
Ekaterina Metlova, Abigaille
Ronnita Miller, Fenena
Irene Roberts, Fenena
Robert Watson, Ismaele
Attilio Glaser, Ismaele
Gaston Rivero, Ismaele
Orlin Anastassov, Zaccaria
Ievgen Orlov, Zaccaria
Liang Li, Zaccaria
Dong-Hwan Lee, High Priest
Gideon Poppe, Abdallo
Seyoung Park, Anna
Federica Lombardi, Anna
Berlin Deutsche Opera Orchestra
Berlin Deutsche Opera Chorus
May 20

Nationaltheater, Munich

Juan Diego Flórez (Edgardo) and Venera Gimadieva (Lucia) © Wilfried Hösl
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
Mariusz Kwiecień, Enrico
Venera Gimadieva, Lucia
Juan Diego Flórez, Edgardo
Galeano Salas, Arturo
Sergiu Saplacan, Normanno
Rachael Wilson, Alisa
Mika Kares, Raimondo
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
May 20 mat, 24 mat, 27 mat, 30, Jun 02 mat
Beethoven, Fidelio
New National Theatre
Taijiro Iimori, Conductor
Katharina Wagner, Director
Julius Semmelmann, Set Designer
Thomas Kaiser, Costume Designer
Stephen Gould, Florestan
Hiroshi Kuroda, Don Fernando
Michael Kupfer-Radecky, Don Pizarro
Hidekazu Tsumaya, Rocco
Ricarda Merbeth, Leonore
Jun Suzuki, Jaquino
Emi Ishibashi, Marzelline
Junya Katayose, First prisoner
Toru Onuma, Second prisoner
New National Theatre Chorus
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
May 20, 24, 27

Staatsoper, Vienna

© Wiener Staatsoper / Michael Poehn
Strauss R., Capriccio
Vienna State Opera
Michael Boder, Conductor
Marco Arturo Marelli, Director, Set Designer
Anna Gabler, The Countess
Angelika Kirchschlager, Clairon
Michael Schade, Flamand
Adrian Eröd, Olivier
Wolfgang Bankl, La Roche
Markus Eiche, The Count
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
May 20 mat

Rose Wagner PAC: Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City

Die Fledermaus
Strauss II, Die Fledermaus
Utah Opera
Gary Thor Wedow, Conductor
Kyle Lang, Director
Daniel Belcher, Gabriel von Eisenstein
Sara Gartland, Rosalinde
Robert Breault, Alfred
Troy Cook, Dr Falke
Utah Opera Chorus
Utah Symphony Orchestra
May 20, 26, 30, Jun 05, 07, 09

Oper Köln: Staatenhaus Saal 3, Cologne

The Rape of Lucretia
Britten, The Rape of Lucretia
Oper Köln
Rainer Mühlbach, Conductor
Kai Anne Schuhmacher, Director
Tobias Flemming, Set Designer
Valerie Hirschmann, Costume Designer
Ivana Rusko, Female Chorus
Maria Kublashvili, Lucia
Helena Köhne, Bianca
Judith Thielsen, Lucretia
Dino Lüthy, Male Chorus
Insik Choi, Tarquinius
Matthias Hoffmann, Collatinus
Wolfgang Stefan Schwaiger, Junius
Nicol Hungsberg, Lighting Designer
Georg Kehren, Dramaturgy
May 20 mat

Ordway Center for the Performing Arts: Music Theater, Saint Paul

Massenet: Thais
Massenet, Thaïs
Minnesota Opera
Christopher Franklin, Conductor
Andrea Cigni, Director
Lorenzo Cutùli, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Kelly Kaduce, Thaïs
Gérard Schneider, Nicias
Lucas Meachem, Athanaël
Wm. Clay Thompson, Palémon
Jeni Houser, La Charmeuse
May 20, 21

Slovak National Theatre, Bratislava

Die verkaufte Braut
Smetana, The Bartered Bride
Slovak National Theatre
Robert Jindra, Conductor
Pavel Mikuláštík, Director
Frank Chamier, Set Designer
Jana Hurtigová, Costume Designer
TBC, Esmeralda
Eva Šeniglová, Ludmila
Adriana Kučerová, Mařenka
Denisa Šlepkovská, Háta
Pavol Breslik, Jeník
Ivan Ožvát, Vašek
Ján Ďurčo, Krušina
Jozef Benci, Kecal
František Ďuriač, Micha
Juraj Peter, The Indian
Orchestra of the Slovak National Theatre
Choir of the Slovakian National Theatre
May 20, 21, 23, 25, 27

Kampnagel, Hamburg

Frankenstein
Dvorak, Frankenstein
Hamburg State Opera
Johannes Harneit, Conductor
Philipp Stölzl, Director, Set Designer
Kathi Maurer, Costume Designer
Catrin Striebeck, Das Monster
Viktor Rud, Viktor Frankenstein
Andromahi Raptis, Elisabeth
Alin Anca, Vater Delacay / ein Priester / ein alter Fischer / Kapitän Walton
Sascha Kramer, Ernst Frankenstein / Fischer / Maat / Jäger
Stefan Sevenich, Alois Frankenstein / Fischer / Pelzjäger
Philipp M. Krenn, Director
Heike Vollmer, Set Designer
Janina Zell, Dramaturgy
May 20 mat, 23

Opéra Bastille, Paris

Parsifal
New production
Wagner, Parsifal
Philippe Jordan, Conductor
Richard Jones, Director
Ultz, Set Designer
Mimi Jordan Sherin, Costume Designer
Anja Kampe, Kundry
Andreas Schager, Parsifal
Peter Mattei, Amfortas
Evgeny Nikitin, Klingsor
Günther Groissböck, Gurnemanz
Anna Maria Siminska, First Flower Maiden
Katharina Persicke, First Flower Maiden
Judita Nagyová, First Flower Maiden
Alexandra Steiner, First Flower Maiden
Tamara Banjesevic, First Flower Maiden
Marie‑Luise Dressen, First Flower Maiden
Gianluca Zampieri, First knight of the Grail
Luke Stoker, Second knight of the Grail
Choeurs de l'Opéra National de Paris
Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris
May 20 mat, eve

Ordway Center for the Performing Arts: Concert Hall, Saint Paul

Thaïs
Massenet, Thaïs (Minnesota Opera produces Massenet’s sensual and melodic creation for the first time with Minnesota-born soprano Kelly Kaduce (Rusalka, Tosca, The Shining) in the glamorous title role. Set in the deserts and oases of fourth-century Egypt, this searing dram)
Minnesota Opera
Christopher Franklin, Conductor
Andrea Cigni, Director
Kelly Kaduce, Thaïs
John Robert Lindsey, Nicias
Lucas Meachem, Athanaël
Wm. Clay Thompson, Palémon
Jeni Houser, La Charmeuse
May 20, Jun 14

Nationaltheater: Opernhaus, Mannheim

Tannhäuser
Wagner, Tannhäuser
Nationaltheater Mannheim
Alexander Soddy, Conductor
Chris Alexander, Director
Maren Christensen, Set Designer
Astrid Kessler, Elisabeth
Heike Wessels, Venus
Frank van Aken, Tannhäuser
Thomas Berau, Wolfram von Eschenbach
Ji Yoon, Shepherd Boy
Raphael Wittmer, Heinrich der Schreiber
Andreas Hermann, Walther von der Vogelweide
Joachim Goltz, Biterolf
Patrick Zielke, Landgraf Hermann
Philipp Alexander Mehr, Reinmar von Zweter
Nationaltheater Orchestra Mannheim
Opernchor des Nationaltheaters Mannheim
Dani Juris, Choirmaster / chorus director
Eduard Roth, Lighting Designer
May 20

Teatro de la Zarzuela, Madrid

La tabernera del puerto, de Sorozábal
Sorozábal, La tabernera del puerto
Josep Caballé-Domenech, Conductor
Mario Gas, Director
Ezio Frigerio, Set Designer
Franca Squarciapino, Costume Designer
Sabina Puértolas, Marola
Marina Monzó, Marola
Antonio Gandía, Leandro
Alejandro del Cerro, Leandro
Ángel Ódena, Juan de Eguía
Javier Franco, Juan de Eguía
Rubén Amoretti, Simpson
David Sánchez, Simpson
Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid
Coro del Teatro de La Zarzuela
May 20, 22

Teatr Wielki, Warsaw

The Fiery Angel
New Production
Prokofiev, The Fiery Angel
Polish National Opera
Kazushi Ono, Conductor
Mariusz Treliński, Director
Boris Kudlička, Set Designer
Kaspar Glarner, Costume Designer
Scott Hendricks, Ruprecht
Ausrine Stundyte, Renata
Andrei Popov, Agrippa van Nettelsheim, Mephistopheles
Agnieszka Rehlis, Sorceress, Mother Superior
Krzysztof Bączyk, Inquisitor, Faust
Pavlo Tolstoy, Jakob Glock, The doctor
Chorus of the Teatr Wielki
Orchestra of the Teatr Wielki
May 20, 22, 23, 29, 30, 31, Jun 01, eve, 03, 05, 06

Teatro di San Carlo, Naples

La traviata
Verdi, La traviata
Jordi Bernàcer, Conductor
Lorenzo Amato, Director
Ezio Frigerio, Set Designer
Franca Squarciapino, Costume Designer
Nino Machaidze, Violetta Valéry
Claudia Pavone, Violetta Valéry
Hye Myung Kang, Violetta Valéry
Francesco Demuro, Alfredo Germont
Antonino Siragusa, Alfredo Germont
Alessandro Scotto di Luzio, Alfredo Germont
Leo Nucci, Giorgio Germont
Fabián Veloz, Giorgio Germont
Marcello Rosiello, Giorgio Germont
Tonia Langella, Flora Bervoix
Gabriella Colecchia, Flora Bervoix
Lorenzo Izzo, Gastone de Letorières
Orlando Polidoro, Gastone de Letorières
Roberto Accurso, Baron Douphol
Alessio Verna, Baron Douphol
Michela Petrino, Annina
Marta Calcaterra, Annina
Nicola Ebau, Marquis d'Obigny
Francesco Musinu, Dr Grenvil
Gianluca Breda, Dr Grenvil
Coro del Teatro di San Carlo
Orchestra del Teatro di San Carlo
May 20 mat, 22, 24, 26, 28

Opéra National du Rhin, Strasbourg

Les Sept Péchés capitaux... Arnold Schönberg - Kurt Weill
Weill, Mahagonny Songspiel
Schoenberg, Pierrot Lunaire
Weill, The Seven Deadly Sins
Opéra National du Rhin
Roland Kluttig, Conductor
David Pountney, Director
Marie-Jeanne Lecca, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Lenneke Ruiten, Pierrot Lunaire, Anna
Lauren Michelle, Pierrot Lunaire, Anna
Mark Le Brocq, Tenor
Stefan Sbonnik, Tenor
Antoine Foulon, Bass
Patrick Blackwell, Bass-baritone
Orchestre Symphonique de Mulhouse
May 20, 24

Berlin State Opera, Unter den Linden, Berlin

Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Der Barbier von Sevilla)
Rossini, Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Daniel Cohen, Conductor
Ruth Berghaus, Director
Achim Freyer, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Tara Erraught, Rosina
Dmitry Korchak, Count Almaviva
Alfredo Daza, Figaro
Renato Girolami, Dr. Bartolo
Adriane Queiroz, Berta
Florian Eckhardt, Ambrogio
Grigory Shkarupa, Don Basilio
David Oštrek, Fiorello
Staatskapelle Berlin
Staatsopernchor Berlin
May 20, 29

National Theatre (Národní divadlo), Prague

The Excursions of Mr Brouček
New Production
Janáček, The Excursions of Mr Brouček
Prague National Theatre Opera
Jaroslav Kyzlink, Conductor
Sláva Daubnerová, Director
Pavel Borák, Set Designer
Simona Vachálková, Costume Designer
Jaroslav Březina, Mr Brouček
Marie Fajtová, Málinka / Etherea / Kunka
Alžběta Poláčková, Málinka / Etherea / Kunka
Peter Berger, Petrik
Martin Šrejma, Petrik
National Theatre Opera Orchestra and Chorus
May 20 mat, 24, 26

Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto

Anna Bolena
New production
Donizetti, Anna Bolena
Canadian Opera Company
Corrado Rovaris, Conductor
Stephen Lawless, Director
Benoit Dugardyn, Set Designer
Ingeborg Bernerth, Costume Designer
Sondra Radvanovsky, Anna
Keri Alkema, Giovanna
Allyson McHardy, Smeton
Eric Owens, Henry VIII
Canadian Opera Company Chorus
Canadian Opera Company Orchestra
May 20, Jun 10

Opernhaus, Düsseldorf

Tosca
Puccini, Tosca
Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Wen-Pin Chien, Conductor
Aziz Shokhakimov, Conductor
Dietrich Hilsdorf, Director
Johannes Leiacker, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Svetla Vassileva, Floria Tosca
Morenike Fadayomi, Floria Tosca
Najmiddin Mavlyanov, Mario Cavaradossi
Gustavo Porta, Mario Cavaradossi
Alexander Krasnov, Baron Scarpia
Nikoloz Lagvilava, Baron Scarpia
Lucian Petrean, Baron Scarpia
Düsseldorfer Symphoniker
Chor der Deutschen Oper am Rhein
May 20

Theater Duisburg, Duisburg

Pygmalion/Ariane
New Production
Donizetti, Il Pigmalione
Martinů, Ariane
Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Ville Enckelmann, Conductor
Jesse Wong, Conductor
Volker Böhm, Director
Leif-Erik Heine, Set Designer
Guido Reinhold, Costume Designer
Heidi Elisabeth Meier, Ariane
Laimonas Pautienius, Thésée
Lukasz Konieczny, Minotaur, Old Man
Luis Fernando Piedra, Bouroun, Watchman
Ovidiu Purcel, Pigmalione
Lavinia Dames, Galatea
Kinga Szilágyi, Director
Ronja Reinhardt, Costume Designer
Duisburger Philharmoniker
May 20 mat

Opéra Berlioz (Le Corum), Montpellier

Nabucco
Verdi, Nabucco
Opéra national Montpellier Occitanie
Michael Schønwandt, Conductor
John Fulljames, Director
Dick Bird, Set Designer
Christina Cunningham, Costume Designer
Giovanni Meoni, Nabucco
Jennifer Check, Abigaille
Aurore Ugolin, Fenena
Davide Giusti, Ismaele
Oren Gradus, Zaccaria
Kakhaber Shavidze, High Priest
Aylin Bozok, Revival Director
Chœur de l'Opéra national Montpellier Occitanie
Orchestre national de Montpellier Occitanie
May 20 mat, 22, 24, 26 mat, 30, Jun 01

Teatro La Fenice, Venice

La traviata
Verdi, La traviata
Teatro La Fenice
Francesco Ivan Ciampa, Conductor
Marco Paladin, Conductor
Robert Carsen, Director
Patrick Kinmonth, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Francesca Dotto, Violetta Valéry
Matteo Lippi, Alfredo Germont
Julian Kim, Giorgio Germont
Chorus of the Teatro La Fenice
Orchestra of the Teatro La Fenice