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Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

Eugene Onegin
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Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin
Ainars Rubiķis, Conductor
Caroline Chaney, Director
Natalya Romaniw, Tatyana
Claudia Huckle, Olga
Jason Bridges, Lensky
Nicholas Lester, Eugene Onegin
Miklós Sebestyén, Prince Gremin
Sara Fulgoni, Filippyevna
Chorus of Welsh National Opera
Orchestra of Welsh National Opera
Sep 29, Oct 01, 03, 06

Nationaltheater, Munich

Così fan tutte
Mozart, Così fan tutte
Constantin Trinks, Conductor
Dieter Dorn, Director
Jürgen Rose, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Anett Fritsch, Fiordiligi
Angela Brower, Dorabella
Paolo Fanale, Ferrando
Pietro Spagnoli, Don Alfonso
John Chest, Guglielmo
Hyesang Park, Despina
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
Sep 28, 29, Oct 04, 05, 06, 07 mat, eve, 11, 13, 14 mat, 18, 20, 22, 26, 27, 28 mat, eve, Nov 02, 05, 09, 10, 17, 18 mat, 22, 26, 29, Dec 07, 08, 09 mat, eve, 10, 27, 28, 29, 31, 2018 Jan 02, 10, 11, 13, 14 mat, 17, 19, 21, 24, 26, 27 mat, eve

GöteborgsOperan, Gothenburg

The Phantom of the Opera
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Lloyd Webber, The Phantom of the Opera
Sofie Asplund, Christine Daaé
Frida Engström, Christine Daaé
Liina Vosa, Christine Daaé
Göteborg Opera Orchestra
Oct 06, 08 mat, 10

Opéra de Dijon, Dijon

Boesmans, Pinocchio
Emilio Pomàrico, Conductor
Joël Pommerat, Director
Eric Soyer, Set Designer
Isabelle Deffin, Costume Designer
Stéphane Degout, A troupe director / a crook / a murderer
Vincent Le Texier, A father / a murderer / a schoolmaster
Chloé Briot, A puppet
Yann Beuron, A cabaret director / a judge / a crook / a murderer
Julie Boulianne, A bad student / a cabaret singer
Marie-Ève Munger, A fairy
Klangforum Wien
Renaud Rubiano, Video Artist
Tcha Limberger, Violin
Fabrizio Cassol, Saxophone
Philippe Thuriot, Accordion
Sep 30, Oct 03, 06

Staatsoper, Vienna

Puccini, La bohème
Vienna State Opera
Eivind Gullberg Jensen, Conductor
Franco Zeffirelli, Director
Marcel Escoffier, Costume Designer
Jinxu Xiahou, Rodolfo
Hrachuhí Bassénz, Mimì
Gabriel Bermúdez, Marcello
Aida Garifullina, Musetta
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
Oct 01 mat, 06, 11

Opernhaus, Zürich

Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
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Rossini, Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Enrique Mazzola, Conductor
Cesare Lievi, Director
Mario Botta, Set Designer
Marina Luxardo, Costume Designer
Lawrence Brownlee, Count Almaviva
Elizabeth DeShong, Rosina
Levente Molnár, Figaro
Renato Girolami, Dr. Bartolo
Michael Hauenstein, Don Basilio
Adriana Gonzalez, Berta
Ildo Song, Ambrogio
Yuriy Tsiple, Fiorello
Philharmonia Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Oct 01, 06, Dec 26, 30, 2018 Jan 13
Il barbiere di Siviglia
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Rossini, Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Ido Arad, Conductor
Nikolas Nägele, Conductor
Katharina Thalbach, Director
Momme Röhrbein, Set Designer
Guido Maria Kretschmer, Costume Designer
Vasilisa Berzhanskaya, Rosina
Jana Kurucová, Rosina
Matthew Newlin, Count Almaviva
TBC, Count Almaviva, Dr. Bartolo, Don Basilio
Thomas Lehman, Figaro
Mikheil Kiria, Dr. Bartolo
Ievgen Orlov, Don Basilio
Dong-Hwan Lee, Don Basilio
Seyoung Park, Berta
Sam Roberts-Smith, Officer
Dean Murphy, Fiorello
Berlin Deutsche Opera Orchestra
Berlin Deutsche Opera Chorus
Sep 29, 30, Oct 02, 04, 06, 07, 09, 10, 11, 13, 14, eve, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28 mat, eve

King's Head Theatre, Islington, London

Puccini, Tosca
Becca Marriott, Floria Tosca
Philippa Boyle, Floria Tosca
Roger Paterson, Mario Cavaradossi
Martin Lindau, Mario Cavaradossi
Michael Georgiou, Baron Scarpia
Przemyslaw Baranek, Baron Scarpia
Thomas Isherwood, Spoletta
Sep 29, Oct 01 mat, 03, 06, 08 mat

Théâtre du Capitole, Toulouse

Tiefland (Lowland)
New production
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d'Albert, Tiefland (Lowland)
Claus Peter Flor, Conductor
Alfonso Caiani, Conductor
Walter Sutcliffe, Director
Kaspar Glarner, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Markus Brück, Sebastiano
Scott Wilde, Tommaso
Orhan Yildiz, Moruccio
Jolana Slavikova, Pepa
Meagan Miller, Marta
Nikolai Schukoff, Pedro
Sofia Pavone, Antonia
Anna Destraël, Rosalia
Anna Schoeck, Nuri
Paul Kaufmann, Nando
Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse
Chœur du Capitole
Fri 6 Oct at 19:30

Hackney Empire, London

Dardanus
New Production
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Rameau, Dardanus
Jonathan Williams, Conductor
Douglas Rintoul, Director
Cordelia Chisholm, Set Designer
Galina Averina, Iphise
Anthony Gregory, Dardanus
Timothy Nelson, Anténor
Grant Doyle, Teucer
Alessandro Fisher, Arcas
Frederick Long, Isménor
Mark Howland, Lighting Designer
Fri 6 Oct at 19:30

Wigmore Hall, London

Independent Opera Scholars' Recital
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Bach, Jesu, der du meine Seele - Cantata, BWV78
Handel, Alcina, HWV 34: Mi lusinga il dolce affetto
Handel, Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17: Son nata a lagrimar
Brahms, Die Meere - The Sea , Op.20 no.3
Brahms, Die Schwestern - The Sisters , Op.61 no.1
Brahms, Von ewiger Liebe - Of Everlasting Love , Op.43 no.1
Brahms, Mädchenfluch, (A Girl's Curse) Op.69 no.9
Strauss R., Ich wollt ein sträusslein binden (I meant to make you a posy) Op.68 no.2
Strauss R., Säusle, liebe Myrthe, Op.68 no.3
Strauss R., Amor, Op.68 no.5
Strauss R., Der Rosenkavalier: Hab' mir's gelobt
Chausson, Le colibri, based on a poem by de Lisle, Op.2 no.7
Massenet, Manon: Je marche sur tous les chemins
Dutilleux, Chanson de la déportée
Dutilleux, Le temps l'horloge: Enivrez-vous, no.5
Panufnik, That Mighty Heart
Panufnik, Virtue
Korngold, Die Tote Stadt: Marietta's Lied, "Glück das mir verblieb"
Weill, Lost in the Stars
Weill, Threepenny Opera: Jealousy Duet
Samantha Clarke, Soprano
Charlie Drummond, Soprano
Nika Gorič, Soprano
Katie Coventry, Mezzo-soprano
Jade Moffat, Mezzo-soprano
James Baillieu, Piano
Fri 6 Oct at 20:30

Auditorio de Galicia, Santiago de Compostela

La sonnambula (Versión de concierto)
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Bellini, La Sonnambula
Manuel Coves, Conductor
Marina Monzó, Amina
Eva Tenorio, Lisa
Nuria Lorenzo, Teresa
Jesus Leon, Elvino
Pablo Carballido, Notary
Pedro Martínez Tapia, Alessio
Felipe Bou, Count Rodolfo
Real Filharmonía de Galicia
Coro Gaos
Fri 6 Oct at 20:30

Teatro sociale, Bergamo

Ettore Majorana
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Vetrano, Ettore Majorana
Fondazione Donizetti
Jacopo Rivani, Conductor
Stefano Simone Pintor, Director
Gregorio Zurla, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Lucas Moreira Cardoso, Ettore Majorana
Cecilia Bernini, La cantante
Pietro Toscano, Dio
Monica-Tiberia Naghi, La Fisica
Federica Livi, La Fisica
Ugo Tarquini, L’Antimajorana
Coro di Opera Lombardia
Diego Maccagnola
Oct 05, 06, 07, 08 mat

Bolshoi Theatre: New Stage, Moscow

Weinberg's opera "The Idiot"
Weinberg, The Idiot
Bolshoi Opera
Michał Klauza, Conductor
Evgeny Arye, Director
Simon Pastukh, Set Designer
Galina Solovyova, Costume Designer
Ilya Selivanov, Fürst Leo Nikolajewitsch Myschkin
Ekaterina Morozova, Nastassja Filippowna
Pyotr Migunov, Parfion Rogoschin
Konstantin Shushakov, Lebedjew
Valery Gilmanov, Iwan Fjodorowitsch Jepantschin
Yevgenia Segenyuk, Jelisaweta Prokofjewna Jepantschina
Yulia Mazurova, Aglaja
Elizaveta Ulakhovich, Alexandra
Ivan Maximeyko, Ardalionitsch Iwolgin
Oxana Gorchakovskaya, Warwara
Alexey Dedov, Totschilnik
Sep 25, 26, 27, 28 mat, eve, 29, 30 mat, eve, Oct 02, 03, 04, 05 mat, eve, 06, 07 mat, eve

Soho Theatre, London

The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Mozart, The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte) (New English version by Glyn Maxwell, new orchestration by Alex Beetschen)
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David Keefe, Conductor
Valentina Ceschi, Director
Emma Bailey, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Susanna Buckle, Pamina
Abigail Kelly, Pamina
Fleur de Bray, Queen of the Night
Luci Briginshaw, Queen of the Night
Peter Kirk, Tamino
Lawrence Olsworth-Peter, Tamino
Tom Stoddart, Papageno
Oct 03, 06, Dec 14, 17

Berlin State Opera, Unter den Linden, Berlin

Szenen aus Goethes Faust
New production
Schumann, Szenen aus Goethes Faust
Daniel Barenboim, Conductor
Vinzenz Weissenburger, Conductor
Jürgen Flimm, Director
Markus Lüpertz, Set Designer
Ursula Kudrna, Costume Designer
Elsa Dreisig, Gretchen
Katharina Kammerloher, Marthe
Stephan Rügamer, Ariel
Roman Trekel, Faust
René Pape, Mefisto
Gail Skrela, Choreography
Olaf Freese, Lighting Designer
Martin Wright, Choirmaster / chorus director
Detlef Giese, Dramaturgy
Staatskapelle Berlin
Staatsopernchor Berlin
Kinderchor der Staatsoper Unter den Linden
Sep 30, Oct 06, 08, 12, 14, 22, 28, Nov 01

Oper Köln: Staatenhaus Saal 1, Cologne

Tannhäuser
Wagner, Tannhäuser
Oper Köln
François-Xavier Roth, Conductor
Patrick Kinmonth, Director
Darko Petrovic, Set Designer
Annina von Pfuel, Costume Designer
Kristiane Kaiser, Elisabeth
Brit-Tone Müllertz, Elisabeth
Dalia Schaechter, Venus
David Pomeroy, Tannhäuser
Miljenko Turk, Wolfram von Eschenbach
María Isabel Segarra, Shepherd Boy
John Heuzenroeder, Heinrich der Schreiber
Dino Lüthy, Walther von der Vogelweide
Lucas Singer, Biterolf
Karl-Heinz Lehner, Landgraf Hermann
Yorck Felix Speer, Reinmar von Zweter
Georg Kehren, Dramaturgy
Andreas Grüter, Lighting Designer
Chor der Oper Köln
Andrew Ollivant, Choirmaster / chorus director
Extrachor der Oper Köln
Sep 28, Oct 03, 06, 09, 11, 14, 19, 21, 27, 31, Nov 04, 10, 17, 27, 29, Dec 02 mat

The London Coliseum, London

Aida
New Production
Verdi, Aida
English National Opera
Keri-Lynn Wilson, Conductor
Christian Baldini, Conductor
Phelim McDermott, Director
Tom Pye, Set Designer
Kevin Pollard, Costume Designer
Michelle DeYoung, Amneris
Dana Beth Miller, Amneris
Gwyn Hughes Jones, Radamès
Musa Ngqungwana, Amonasro
Latonia Moore, Aida
Morenike Fadayomi, Aida
Matthew Best, King of Egypt
Robert Winslade Anderson, Ramfis
Brindley Sherratt, Ramfis
Eleanor Dennis, Priestess
David Webb, A messenger
Chorus of English National Opera
English National Opera Orchestra
Sep 27, Oct 01 mat, 06, 09, 12 mat, 15 mat

Civic Opera House, Chicago

Orphée et Eurydice
New production
Gluck, Orphée et Eurydice (Paris version)
Lyric Opera of Chicago
Harry Bicket, Conductor
John Neumeier, Director, Set Designer
Dmitry Korchak, Orfeo
Lauren Snouffer, Amore
Andriana Chuchman, Euridice
Joffrey Ballet
Chicago Lyric Opera Orchestra
Chicago Lyric Opera Chorus
Oct 02, 06, 09, 14, 19, 23, 27, Nov 01, 04

Lincoln Center: Metropolitan Opera House, New York City

La bohème
Puccini, La bohème
Alexander Soddy, Conductor
Marco Armiliato, Conductor
Franco Zeffirelli, Director, Set Designer
Peter J. Hall, Costume Designer
Angel Blue, Mimì
Anita Hartig, Mimì
Dmytro Popov, Rodolfo
Jean-François Borras, Rodolfo
Russell Thomas, Rodolfo
Lucas Meachem, Marcello
Michael Todd Simpson, Marcello
Brigitta Kele, Musetta
Duncan Rock, Schaunard
David Soar, Colline
Matthew Rose, Colline
Paul Plishka, Benoît, Alcindoro
The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
The Metropolitan Opera Chorus
Sep 27, Oct 01 mat, 06

Opéra Bastille, Paris

Pelléas et Mélisande
Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande
Philippe Jordan, Conductor
Robert Wilson, Director, Set Designer
Frida Parmeggiani, Costume Designer
Elena Tsallagova, Mélisande
Étienne Dupuis, Pelléas
Luca Pisaroni, Golaud
Franz-Josef Selig, Arkel
Anna Larsson, Geneviève
Jodie Devos, Yniold
Thomas Dear, Shepherd, A Doctor
Choeurs de l'Opéra National de Paris
Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris
Oct 03, 06, 09 mat, 21, 27, Nov 03

Semperoper, Dresden

Les Troyens
New Production
Berlioz, The Trojans (Les Troyens)
Dresden State Opera
Lothar Koenigs, Conductor
Lydia Steier, Director
Stefan Heyne, Set Designer
Gianluca Falaschi, Costume Designer
Eric Cutler, Énée
Jennifer Holloway, Cassandre
Christoph Pohl, Chorèbe
Tilmann Rönnebeck, Panthée
Emily Dorn, Ascagne
Ute Selbig, Hecuba
Simeon Esper, Helenus, Hylas
Alexandros Stavrakakis, Ghost of Hector
Evan Hughes, Narbal
Christa Mayer, Didon
Agnieszka Rehlis, Anna
Joel Prieto, Iopas
Michael Eder, Priam
Sächsischer Staatsopernchor Dresden
Staatskapelle Dresden
Oct 05, 06, 07, 08 mat

Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles

Mozart 1791: Scenes from the Magic Flute
Mozart, Clarinet Concerto in A major, K622
Mozart, The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte) (excerpts)
Gustavo Dudamel, Conductor
Martin Fröst, Clarinet
Julia Bullock, Soprano
Jessica Pratt, Soprano
Paul Appleby, Tenor
Elliot Madore, Baritone
Sep 26, 28, Oct 01 mat, 03, 06, 08 mat, 11, 14, 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
Sep 25, 29, Oct 03, 06, 07, 10

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London

La bohème
New Production
Puccini, La bohème
Royal Opera
Paul Wynne Griffiths, Conductor
Richard Jones, Director
Stewart Laing, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Nicole Car, Mimì
Simona Mihai, Mimì, Musetta
Michael Fabiano, Rodolfo
Benjamin Bernheim, Rodolfo
Mariusz Kwiecień, Marcello
Florian Sempey, Schaunard
Gyula Nagy, Schaunard
Luca Tittoto, Colline
Jeremy White, Benoît
Wyn Pencarreg, Alcindoro
Royal Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Sep 30, Oct 06, 13, 21

Teatro Farnese, Parma

Stiffelio
Verdi, Stiffelio
Teatro Regio di Parma
Guillermo García Calvo, Conductor
Graham Vick, Director
Mauro Tinti, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Luciano Ganci, Stiffelio
Maria Katzarava, Lina
Francesco Landolfi, Stankar
Giovanni Sebastiano Sala, Raffaele
Emanuele Cordaro, Jorg
Sofia Koberidze, Dorotea
Blagoj Nacoski, Federico
Coro di Teatro Comunale di Bologna
Filarmonica del Teatro Comunale di Bologna
Fri 6 Oct at 19:00

Mariinsky Theatre Concert Hall, St Petersburg

Lucrezia Borgia
Donizetti, Lucrezia Borgia (in concert)
Mariinsky Opera
Mariinsky Theatre Chorus
Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra
Fri 6 Oct at 19:30

Barbican Centre, York

Tosca
Puccini, Tosca
Russian State Opera