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Oct 17, 20

Staatsoper, Vienna

The Gambler
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Prokofiev, The Gambler
Vienna State Opera
Simone Young, Conductor
Karoline Gruber, Director
Roy Spahn, Set Designer
Mechthild Seipel, Costume Designer
Elena Guseva, Polina
Linda Watson, Babulenka
Elena Maximova, Blanche
Misha Didyk, Alexei
Thomas Ebenstein, The Marquis
Morten Frank Larsen, Mr Astley
Dmitry Ulyanov, The General
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
Oct 17, 20, 23, 26, 30, Nov 02

La Scala, Milan

Der Freischütz
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Weber, Der Freischütz
Teatro alla Scala
Myung-Whun Chung, Conductor
Matthias Hartmann, Director
Raimund Orfeo Voigt, Set Designer
Julia Kleiter, Agathe
Eva Liebau, Ännchen
Michael König, Max
Günther Groissböck, Kaspar
Michael Kraus, Ottokar
Stephen Milling, A Hermit
Franck van Hove, Kuno
Coro del Teatro alla Scala
Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala
Oct 17
Wagner, Götterdämmerung
New National Theatre
Taijiro Iimori, Conductor
Götz Friedrich, Director
Gottfried Pilz, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Stephen Gould, Siegfried
Petra Lang, Brünnhilde
Anton Keremidtchiev, Gunther
Fumiko Ando, Gutrune
Albert Pesendorfer, Hagen
Takeo Shimamura, Alberich
Waltraud Meier, Waltraute
Setsuko Takemoto, First Norn
Kaori Ikeda, Second Norn
Yuka Hashizume, Third Norn
Noriko Masuda, Woglinde
Etsuko Kanoh, Wellgunde
Yukie Tamura, Flosshilde
New National Theatre Chorus
Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra
Oct 17, 18

Müpa: Festival Theatre, Budapest

György Selmeczi: Our Lady's Knight
Première
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Selmeczi, Our Lady's Knight
Cluj-Napoca Cluj-Napoca Hungarian Opera
Máté Szabó Sipos, Conductor
Novák Eszter, Director
Ianis Vasilatos, Set Designer
Florina Belinda Vasilatos, Costume Designer
István Kovács, Dean
Róbert Laczkó Vass, Legate
János Szilágyi, Mr András
Gertrud Wittinger, Innkeeper's wife
TBC, Veronika
Levente Szabó, Student
Zsombor Rétyi, Deacon
Ottó Tamás Peti, Master Mátyás
Orchestra of Hungarian Opera of Cluj-Napoca
Choir of Hungarian Opera of Cluj-Napoca
Oct 17, 20, 22

Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia: Sala Principal, Valencia

Madama Butterfly
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Puccini, Madama Butterfly
Palau de Les Arts Reina Sofia
Diego Matheuz, Conductor
Emilio López, Director
Liana Aleksanyan, Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Sergio Escobar, Pinkerton
Rodrigo Esteves, Sharpless
Nozomi Kato, Suzuki
Oct 17, 20, 23, 26

Glyndebourne Opera House, Glyndebourne

Così fan tutte
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Mozart, Così fan tutte
Glyndebourne on Tour
Leo McFall, Conductor
Nicholas Hytner, Director
Vicki Mortimer, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Kirsten MacKinnon, Fiordiligi
Rachel Kelly, Dorabella
Bogdan Volkov, Ferrando
Ilya Kutyukhin, Guglielmo
José Fardilha, Don Alfonso
Ana Quintans, Despina
Glyndebourne Tour Orchestra
Glyndebourne Chorus
Bruno Ravella, Revival Director
Oct 17, 19, 21

Opéra de Lyon, Lyon

Britten, War Requiem, Op.66
Opéra de Lyon
Daniele Rustioni, Conductor
Yoshi Oida, Director
Tom Schenk, Set Designer
Thibault Vancraenenbroeck, Costume Designer
Lutz Deppe, Lighting Designer
Maxine Braham, Choreography
Paul Groves, Tenor
Lauri Vasar, Baritone
Ekaterina Scherbachenko, Soprano
Oct 17, 19, 21, 23, 27

Theater an der Wien, Vienna

Wozzeck
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Berg, Wozzeck
Theater an der Wien
Leo Hussain, Conductor
Robert Carsen, Director
Gideon Davey, Set Designer
Lise Lindstrom, Marie
John Daszak, Captain
Florian Boesch, Wozzeck
Stefan Cerny, Doctor
Benjamin Hulett, Andres
Erik Årman, Madman
Arnold Schoenberg Choir
Tue 17 Oct at 19:30

Theatre Royal, Norwich

Giulio Cesare: Cleopatra's Needle
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Handel, Giulio Cesare in Egitto, (Julius Caesar in Egypt) HWV 17 (Part 2: Cleopatra's Needle)
Jonathan Peter Kenny, Conductor
James Conway, Director
Cordelia Chisholm, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Christopher Ainslie, Giulio Cesare
Soraya Mafi, Cleopatra
Benjamin Williamson, Tolomeo
Catherine Carby, Cornelia
Kitty Whately, Sesto
Benjamin Bevan, Achilla
Frederick Long, Curio
Mark Howland, Lighting Designer
Old Street Band
Oct 17, 20, 22 mat, 25

Opera di Firenze/Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Florence

La rondine
Puccini, La rondine
Opera di Firenze
Valerio Galli, Conductor
Denis Krief, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Ekaterina Bakanova, Magda
Matteo Desole, Ruggero
Hasmik Torosyan, Lisette
Matteo Mezzaro, Prunier
Stefano Antonucci, Rambaldo
Marta Pluda, Bianca
Giada Frasconi, Suzy
Francesca Longari, Yvette
Dario Shikhmiri, Périchaud
Rim Park, Gobin
Adriano Gramigni, Crébillon
Coro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
Oct 17, 18, 19, 20, 21 mat, 22 mat, 24, 25, 26

Teatro La Fenice, Venice

Don Giovanni
Mozart, Don Giovanni
Teatro La Fenice
Stefano Montanari, Conductor
Damiano Michieletto, Director
Paolo Fantin, Set Designer
Carla Teti, Costume Designer
Adrian Sâmpetrean, Don Giovanni
Alessandro Luongo, Don Giovanni
Omar Montanari, Leporello
Francesca Dotto, Donna Anna
Carmela Remigio, Donna Elvira
Paola Gardina, Donna Elvira
Giulia Semenzato, Zerlina
Irene Celle, Zerlina
Juan Francisco Gatell, Don Ottavio
William Corrò, Masetto
Abramo Rosalen, The Commendatore
Chorus of the Teatro La Fenice
Orchestra of the Teatro La Fenice
Oct 17, 19, 22 mat

Teatro Regio Torino: Sala Maria Callas, Turin

Tristan und Isolde
Wagner, Tristan and Isolde
Teatro Regio Torino Opera
Gianandrea Noseda, Conductor
Claus Guth, Director
Christian Schmidt, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Peter Seiffert, Tristan
Stefan Vinke, Tristan
Ricarda Merbeth, Isolde
Rachel Nicholls, Isolde
Steven Humes, King Marke
Martin Gantner, Kurwenal
Michelle Breedt, Brangäne
Klaus Kuttler, Melot
Joshua Sanders, Shepherd
Patrick Reiter, Young seaman
Coro del Teatro Regio di Torino
Orchestra del Teatro Regio di Torino
Oct 17, 18, 19

Municipal de Santiago, Santiago

Lady Macbeth de Mtsensk
Shostakovich, Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District
Konstantin Chudovsky, Conductor
Pedro-Pablo Prudencio, Conductor
Marcelo Lombardero, Director
Diego Siliano, Set Designer
Luciana Gutman, Costume Designer
Elena Mikhaylenko, Katerina Lvovna Izmailova
Eugenia Fuente, Katerina Lvovna Izmailova
Evelyn Ramírez, Sonyetka
Mikhail Gubsky, Sergey
Enrique Folger, Sergey
Boris Stepanov, Zinoviy Borisovich Izmailov
Pedro Espinoza, Zinoviy Borisovich Izmailov
Alexey Tikhomirov, Boris Timofeyevich Izmailov
Alexander Teliga, Boris Timofeyevich Izmailov
Oct 17, 2018 Feb 23, Mar 16

National Theatre (Národní divadlo), Prague

Julietta
Martinů, Julietta
Prague National Theatre Opera
Jaroslav Kyzlink, Conductor
Zuzana Gilhuus, Director, Set Designer
Tomáš Kypta, Costume Designer
Maria Kobielska, Julietta
Alžběta Poláčková, Julietta
Peter Berger, Michel
Jaroslav Březina, Michel
Oct 17, 20, 25, 31, Nov 04

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London

Les Vêpres siciliennes
Verdi, Les Vêpres siciliennes
Royal Opera
Maurizio Benini, Conductor
Stefan Herheim, Director
Philipp Fürhofer, Set Designer
Gesine Völlm, Costume Designer
Michael Volle, Guy de Montfort
Bryan Hymel, Henri
Malin Byström, Hélène
Rachele Stanisci, Hélène
Erwin Schrott, Procida
Michelle Daly, Ninette
Samuel Sakker, Mainfroid
Jihoon Kim, Robert
Neal Cooper, Thibault
Simon Shibambu, Sire de Béthune
Jeremy White, Comte de Vaudemont
Nico Darmanin, Daniéli
André de Jong, Choreography
Dan Dooner, Revival Director
Royal Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Oct 17

Semperoper, Dresden

Salome
Strauss R., Salome
Dresden State Opera
Omer Meir Wellber, Conductor
Michael Schulz, Director
Dirk Becker, Set Designer
Renée Listerdal, Costume Designer
Simone Schneider, Salome
Tichina Vaughn, Herodias
Lance Ryan, Herod
Stephan Rügamer, Narraboth
Markus Marquardt, Jochanaan
Andrzej Dobber, Jochanaan
Staatskapelle Dresden
Oct 17

War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco

La traviata
Verdi, La traviata
San Francisco Opera
Nicola Luisotti, Conductor
John Copley, Director
John Conklin, Set Designer
David Walker [set designer], Costume Designer
Aurelia Florian, Violetta Valéry
Atalla Ayan, Alfredo Germont
Artur Ruciński, Giorgio Germont
Renée Rapier, Flora Bervoix
Amitai Pati, Gastone de Letorières
Amina Edris, Annina
Andrew Manea, Marquis d'Obigny
Anthony Reed, Dr Grenvil
San Francisco Opera Orchestra
San Francisco Opera Chorus
Ian Robertson, Choirmaster / chorus director
Oct 17, 21

Palais Garnier (Opéra de Paris), Paris

Così fan tutte
Mozart, Così fan tutte
Philippe Jordan, Conductor
Marius Stieghorst, Conductor
Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, Director
Jan Versweyveld, Set Designer
An D'Huys, Costume Designer
Ginger Costa-Jackson, Despina
Mária Celeng, Despina
Jacquelyn Wagner, Fiordiligi
Ida Falk Winland, Fiordiligi
Michèle Losier, Dorabella
Stephanie Lauricella, Dorabella
Cyrille Dubois, Ferrando
Paulo Szot, Don Alfonso
Simone Del Savio, Don Alfonso
Philippe Sly, Guglielmo
Edwin Crossley-Mercer, Guglielmo
Rosas
Choeurs de l'Opéra National de Paris
Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris
Oct 17, 19, 21

Teatro Costanzi, Teatro dell'Opera, Rome

Fra Diavolo
Auber, Fra Diavolo (Brother Devil)
Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
Rory MacDonald, Conductor
Giorgio Barberio Corsetti, Director
Massimo Troncanetti, Set Designer
Francesco Esposito, Costume Designer
John Osborn, Fra Diavolo
Pretty Yende, Zerlina
Roberto de Candia, Lord Rocburg
Sonia Ganassi, Lady Pamela
Giorgio Misseri, Lorenzo
Nicola Pamio, Beppo
Jean-Luc Ballestra, Giacomo
Alessio Verna, Matteo
Coro del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
Orchestra del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
Oct 17, 21, 27, 29, Nov 02, 04

Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto

L'elisir d'amore
New production
Donizetti, L'elisir d'amore
Canadian Opera Company
Yves Abel, Conductor
James Robinson, Director
Allen Moyer, Set Designer
Martin Pakledinaz, Costume Designer
Simone Osborne, Adina
Andrew Haji, Nemorino
Gordon Bintner, Belcore
Andrew Shore, Dulcamara
Canadian Opera Company Chorus
Canadian Opera Company Orchestra
Oct 17, 19, 21, 22

Teatro Massimo, Palermo

Adriana Lecouvreur
Cilea, Adriana Lecouvreur
Teatro Massimo
Daniel Oren, Conductor
Ivan Stefanutti, Director
Angela Gheorghiu, Adriana Lecouvreur
Fiorenza Cedolins, Adriana Lecouvreur
Fabio Sartori, Maurizio
Nicola Alaimo, Michonnet
Carlo Striuli, Prince de Bouillon
Oct 17, 21, 25, 28, 31, Nov 04 mat, 08, 11, 16

Lincoln Center: Metropolitan Opera House, New York City

Turandot
Puccini, Turandot
Carlo Rizzi, Conductor
Franco Zeffirelli, Director, Set Designer
Anna Anni, Costume Designer
Oksana Dyka, Turandot
Marcelo Álvarez, The Unknown Prince (Calaf)
Maria Agresta, Liù
Hei-Kyung Hong, Liù
James Morris, Timur
Giorgi Kirof, Timur
The Metropolitan Opera Chorus
The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Tue 17 Oct at 10:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Opera Prelude: 'Fame,Fortune,Mischief and Mayhem' -Singers, composers and the origins of opera in London in the long 18th Century'.
Tue 17 Oct at 19:00

Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg

Betrothal in a Monastery
Prokofiev, Betrothal in a Monastery
Mariinsky Opera
Pavel Smelkov, Conductor
Vladislav Pazi, Director
Alla Kozhenkova, Set Designer
Karina Chepurnova, Louisa
Larissa Diadkova, Duenna
Yevgeny Akimov, Don Jerome
Mariinsky Theatre Chorus
Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra