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Dec 22, 25, 27, 29

Staatsoper, Vienna

Die Zauberflöte
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Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Vienna State Opera
Ádám Fischer, Conductor
Moshe Leiser, Director
Christian Fenouillat, Set Designer
Agostino Cavalca, Costume Designer
Olga Bezsmertna, Pamina
Hila Fahima, Queen of the Night
Jörg Schneider, Tamino
Thomas Tatzl, Papageno
René Pape, Sarastro
Patrice Caurier, Director
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
Christophe Forey, Lighting Designer
Beate Vollack, Choreography
Dec 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 23, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30, 2018 Jan 02, 03, 04, 07, 08

Teatro Real, Madrid

La bohème
New Production
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Puccini, La bohème
Paolo Carignani, Conductor
Richard Jones, Director
Stewart Laing, Set Designer
Stephen Costello, Rodolfo
Piero Pretti, Rodolfo
Anita Hartig, Mimì
Yolanda Auyanet, Mimì
Étienne Dupuis, Marcello
Alessandro Luongo, Marcello
Carmen Romeu, Musetta
Joan Martín-Royo, Schaunard
Manel Esteve Madrid, Schaunard
Mika Kares, Colline
Fernando Javier Radó, Colline
José Manuel Zapata, Benoît
Roberto Accurso, Alcindoro
Alan Barnes, Revival Director
Chorus of the Teatro Real
Orchestra of the Teatro Real
Dec 15, 17, 20, 25, 27 mat, eve

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Puccini, La bohème
Balázs Kocsár, Conductor
János Kovács, Conductor
Kálmán Nádasdy, Director
Gusztáv Oláh, Set Designer
Tivadar Márk, Costume Designer
Boldizsár László, Rodolfo
Attila Fekete, Rodolfo
Gabriella Létay Kiss, Mimì
Csaba Szegedi, Marcello
Levente Molnár, Marcello
Orsolya Hajnalka Rőser, Musetta
Zita Váradi, Musetta
Attila Dobák, Schaunard
Csaba Sándor, Schaunard
András Palerdi, Colline
Krisztián Cser, Colline
Gábor Németh, Benoît
András Habetler, Benoît
Tamás Szüle, Alcindoro
Lajos Geiger, Alcindoro
László Beöthy-Kiss, Parpignol
Dec 15, 17 mat, 19, 21, 23, 27, 29, 31, 2018 Jan 02, 04, 06

L'Opéra des Nations, Geneva

Der Zigeunerbaron (The Gypsy Baron)
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Strauss II, Der Zigeunerbaron (The Gypsy Baron) (Nouvelle production)
Stefan Blunier, Conductor
Alan Woodbridge, Conductor
Christian Räth, Director
Leslie Travers, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Jean Pierre Furlan, Sándor Barinkay
Christophoros Stamboglis, Kálmán Zsupán
Mélody Louledjian, Arsena
Jeannette Fischer, Mirabella
Loïc Felix, Ottokar
Marie-Ange Todorovitch, Czipra
Eleonore Marguerre, Saffi
Grand Théâtre Opera Chorus
Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
Dec 21, 27, 29, 2018 Jan 06, 14, 16, Feb 15, 17

Stadttheater, Bern

Anna Karenina
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Hubay, Anna Karenina
Stadttheater Bern
Jochen Hochstenbach, Conductor
Adriana Altaras, Director
Christoph Schubiger, Set Designer
Nina Lepilina, Costume Designer
Magdalena Anna Hofmann, Anna Karenina
Lilian Farahani, Kitty
Jinsook Lee, Dolly
Franka Friebel, Fürstin Schtscherbatzky
Ulrike Schneider, Matrone
Zurab Zurabishvili, Graf Wronsky
Cloete Andries, Lewin
Nazariy Sadivskyy, Leutnant Jaschwin
Todd Boyce, Stefan Oblonsky
Iyad Dwaier, Oberleutnant Machotin, Fürst Serpukowsky
Samuel Thompson, Wladimir
Young Kwon, Graf Karenin
David Parkin, Fürst Schtscherbatzky
Chor des Stadttheaters Bern
Bern Symphony Orchestra
Dec 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
Dec 15, 17 mat, 19, 21, 23, 27, 29, 31

Opera Vlaanderen, Antwerp, Antwerp

Verdi, Falstaff
Tomáš Netopil, Conductor
Christoph Waltz, Director
David Warren, Set Designer
Judith Holste, Costume Designer
Thomas Johannes Mayer, Sir John Falstaff
Jacquelyn Wagner, Alice Ford
Johannes Martin Kränzle, Ford
Julien Behr, Fenton
Anat Edri, Nannetta
Iris Vermillion, Mistress Quickly
Kai Rüütel, Meg Page
Koor Opera Vlaanderen
Symfonisch Orkest Opera Vlaanderen
Dec 16, 21, 22, 27, 29, 31 mat, eve, 2018 Jan 07, 13, Feb 20, 21 mat, Mar 03, 11, 16, Apr 01, 29

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

Anatevka (Fiddler on the Roof)
New Production
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Bock, Fiddler on the Roof
Koen Schoots, Conductor
Barrie Kosky, Director
Rufus Didwiszus, Set Designer
Max Hopp, Tevye
Dagmar Manzel, Golde
Talya Lieberman, Tzeitel
Alma Sadé, Hodel
Maria Fiselier, Chava
Johannes Dunz, Motel Kamzoil
Jens Larsen, Lazar Wolf
Barbara Spitz, Yente
Jan-Frank Süße, Mordcha
Peter Renz, Rabbi
Denis Milo, Mendel
Chor der Komischen Oper Berlin
Dec 17, 20, 23, 27, 30, 2018 Jan 01

Nationaltheater, Munich

Il trittico
New Production
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Puccini, Il tabarro
Puccini, Suor Angelica
Puccini, Gianni Schicchi
Kirill Petrenko, Conductor
Lotte de Beer, Director
Bernhard Hammer, Set Designer
Jorine van Beek, Costume Designer
Wolfgang Koch, Michele
Eva-Maria Westbroek, Giorgetta
Yonghoon Lee, Luigi
Martin Snell, Tinca, Simone
Kristof Klorek, Talpa
Heike Grötzinger, La Frugola, La badessa
Dean Power, Song Vendor, Gherardo
Ermonela Jaho, Suor Angelica
Michaela Schuster, La zia principessa, Zita
Helena Zubanovich, La suora zelatrice
Jennifer Johnston, La maestra delle novizie, La Ciesca
Anna El-Khashem, Suor Genovieffa
Ambrogio Maestri, Gianni Schicchi
Rosa Feola, Lauretta
Pavol Breslik, Rinuccio
Selene Zanetti, Nella
Christian Rieger, Betto di Signa
Sean Michael Plumb, Marco
Donato di Stefano, Maestro Spinelloccio
Andrea Borghini, Ser Amantio di Nicolao
Milan Siljanov, Pinellino
Boris Prýgl, Guccio
Alex Brok, Lighting Designer
Sören Eckhoff, Choirmaster / chorus director
Malte Krasting, Dramaturgy
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
Dec 27, 2018 Jan 02, 04, 18, 31, Feb 03 mat
La Cenerentola (Cinderella)
New production
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Rossini, La Cenerentola (Cinderella)
Royal Swedish Opera
Jean-Christophe Spinosi, Conductor
Lindy Hume, Director
Dan Potra, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Ole Aleksander Bang, Don Ramiro
John Erik Eleby, Don Magnifico
Marianne Hellgren Staykov, Clorinda
Karin Osbeck, Tisbe
Johanna Rudström, Angelina (Cinderella)
Jens Persson, Dandini, valet to Ramiro
Markus Schwartz, Alidoro
Royal Swedish Opera Orchestra
Royal Swedish Opera Chorus
Dec 27, 2018 Feb 23, Mar 11, May 26, Jun 14
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Ido Arad, Conductor
Nikolas Nägele, Conductor
TBC, Conductor, Queen of the Night, First Lady, Third Lady, Monostatos, First Armoured Man
Günter Krämer, Director
Andreas Reinhardt, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Tobias Kehrer, Sarastro
Ante Jerkunica, Sarastro
Attilio Glaser, Tamino
Matthew Newlin, Tamino
Kathryn Lewek, Queen of the Night
Tuuli Takala, Queen of the Night
Hulkar Sabirova, Queen of the Night
Elena Tsallagova, Pamina
Siobhan Stagg, Pamina
Philipp Jekal, Papageno, First Priest
Simon Pauly, Papageno
John Chest, Papageno
Seth Carico, The Speaker (Der Sprecher)
Dong-Hwan Lee, The Speaker (Der Sprecher)
Stephen Bronk, The Speaker (Der Sprecher), First Priest
Federica Lombardi, First Lady
Annika Schlicht, Second Lady
Vasilisa Berzhanskaya, Second Lady
Ronnita Miller, Third Lady
Alexandra Hutton, Papagena
Nicole Haslett, Papagena
Marrero Meechot, Papagena
Burkhard Ulrich, Monostatos
James Kryshak, Monostatos
Clemens Bieber, First Armoured Man
Paul Kaufmann, First Armoured Man
Andrew Harris, Second Armoured Man
Thomas Lehman, First Priest
Jörg Schörner, Second Priest
Gideon Poppe, Second Priest
Berlin Deutsche Opera Orchestra
Berlin Deutsche Opera Chorus
Dec 16, 21, 23, 27, 29, 31, 2018 Mar 02, 03, 07, 10, 18, Apr 01

Opernhaus, Staatstheater, Hannover

West Side Story
Bernstein, West Side Story
Staatsoper Hannover
Joseph Olefirowicz, Conductor
Matthias Davids, Director
Mathias Fischer-Dieskau, Set Designer
Susanne Hubrich, Costume Designer
Stella Motina, Maria
Michael Pflumm, Tony
Carmen Danen, Anita
Taddeo Pelelgrini, Bernardo
Dennis Henschel, Riff
Wolfgang Scheiner, Doc
Niedersächsisches Staatsorchester Hannover
Ballett der Staatsoper Hannover
Dec 16, 20, 22, 25, 27, 29, 31

Oper Köln: Staatenhaus Saal 1, Cologne

Die Fledermaus
New production
Strauss II, Die Fledermaus
Oper Köln
Marcus Bosch, Conductor
Petra Luisa Meyer, Director
Stefan Brandtmayr, Set Designer
Cornella Kraske, Costume Designer
Miljenko Turk, Gabriel von Eisenstein
TBC, Rosalinde
Oliver Zwarg, Frank
Kangmin Justin Kim, Prince Orlofsky
Marco Jentzsch, Alfred
Wolfgang Stefan Schwaiger, Dr Falke
Martin Koch, Dr Blind
Claudia Rohrbach, Adele
Maike Raschke, Ida
Jochen Busse, Frosch
Georg Kehren, Dramaturgy
Andreas Grüter, Lighting Designer
Athol Farmer, Choreography
Sierd Quarre, Choirmaster / chorus director
Chor der Oper Köln
Dec 15, 27, 2018 Jan 02, 05, 14

Opernhaus, Düsseldorf

Hänsel und Gretel
Humperdinck, Hänsel und Gretel
Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Wen-Pin Chien, Conductor
Andreas Meyer-Hanno, Director
Gerda Zientek, Set Designer
Inge Diettrich, Costume Designer
Anooshah Golesorkhi, Peter / Father
Renée Morloc, Gertrude / Mother
Theresa Kronthaler, Hänsel
Anke Krabbe, Gretel
Bruce Rankin, Witch
Dimitra Kotidou, Dew Fairy
Maria Boiko, Sandman
Esther Mertel, Revival Director
Mathias Staut, Choirmaster / chorus director
Düsseldorfer Mädchen- und Jungenchor
Düsseldorfer Symphoniker
Dec 22, 23, 27, 29 mat

Teatro Carlo Felice, Genoa

Rigoletto
Verdi, Rigoletto
Teatro Carlo Felice
Francesco Ivan Ciampa, Conductor
Dorian Wilson, Conductor
Rolando Panerai, Director
Regina Schrecker, Costume Designer
Leo Nucci, Rigoletto
Carlos Álvarez, Rigoletto
Amartuvshin Enkhbat, Rigoletto
Maria Mudryak, Gilda
Serena Gamberoni, Gilda
Leonor Bonilla, Gilda
Antonia Gandía, The Duke of Mantua
Celso Albelo, The Duke of Mantua
Massimiliano Pisapia, The Duke of Mantua
Dario Russo, Sparafucile
Mihailo Šljivić, Sparafucile
Anastasia Boldyreva, Maddalena
Nicole Brandolino, Maddalena
Coro del Teatro Carlo Felice
Orchestra del Teatro Carlo Felice
Dec 27, 31 mat, 2018 Jan 02, Feb 12, 26

Karlín Music Theatre, Prague

Die Fledermaus
Strauss II, Die Fledermaus
Prague National Theatre Opera
Richard Hein, Conductor
Martin Otava, Director
Ján Zavarský, Set Designer
Josef Jelínek, Costume Designer
Dec 20, 27, 29, 31, 2018 Jan 05, 12, 24

Finnish National Opera: Main Hall (Suomen Kansallisoopera: päänäyttämö), Helsinki

La traviata
Dec 17 mat, eve, 18 mat, 22, 27

Staatsoper, Hamburg

Hänsel und Gretel
Humperdinck, Hänsel und Gretel
Hamburg State Opera
Adrian Müller, Conductor
Peter Beauvais, Director
Jan Schlubach, Set Designer
Barbara Bilabel, Costume Designer
Vladimir Baykov, Peter / Father
Katja Pieweck, Gertrude / Mother
Nadezhda Karyazina, Hänsel
Hayoung Lee, Gretel
Jürgen Sacher, Witch
Narea Son, Dew Fairy
Ruzana Grigorian, Sandman
Susanne Raschig, Costume Designer
Hamburger Alsterspatzen
Dec 22, 27, 30, 2018 Jan 06, 17

Berlin State Opera, Unter den Linden, Berlin

La bohème
Puccini, La bohème
Julien Salemkour, Conductor
Lindy Hume, Director
Dan Potra, Set Designer
Carl-Friedrich Oberle, Costume Designer
Piotr Beczała, Rodolfo
Vincenzo Costanzo, Rodolfo
Angela Gheorghiu, Mimì
Ailyn Pérez, Mimì
Alfredo Daza, Marcello
Anna Samuil, Musetta
Narine Yeghiyan, Musetta
Gyula Orendt, Schaunard
Adam Kutny, Schaunard
Grigory Shkarupa, Colline
Jan Martiník, Colline
Olaf Bär, Benoît, Alcindoro
Andrés Moreno García, Parpignol
Staatsopernchor Berlin
Staatskapelle Berlin
Dec 15, 27

Staatstheater Darmstadt, Darmstadt

Tosca
Puccini, Tosca
Will Humburg, Conductor
Eva-Maria Höckmayr, Director
Julia Rösler, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Izabela Matula, Floria Tosca
Mickael Spadaccini, Mario Cavaradossi
Krzystof Szumanski, Baron Scarpia
Nicolas Legoux, Cesare Angelotti
Michael Pegher, Spoletta
Wiktor Czerniawski, Sciarrone
Thomas Mehnert, Sacristan
Orchester des Staatstheater Darmstadt
Dec 19, 21, 27

Semperoper, Dresden

Eugene Onegin
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin
Dresden State Opera
Omer Meir Wellber, Conductor
Markus Bothe, Director
Robert Schweer, Set Designer
Esther Geremus, Costume Designer
Günter Papendell, Eugene Onegin
Aga Mikolaj, Tatyana
Anke Vondung, Olga
Tomislav Mužek, Lensky
Tichina Vaughn, Filippyevna
Kwangchul Youn, Prince Gremin
Timothy Oliver, Monsieur Triquet
Sabine Brohm, Madame Larina
Sächsischer Staatsopernchor Dresden
Staatskapelle Dresden
Dec 16, 20, 23, 27, 30 mat, 2018 Jan 02, 05, 11

Lincoln Center: Metropolitan Opera House, New York City

The Merry Widow
Lehár, The Merry Widow (Die Lustige Witwe)
Ward Stare, Conductor
Susan Stroman, Director
Julian Crouch, Set Designer
William Ivey Long, Costume Designer
Susan Graham, Hanna Glawari
Andriana Chuchman, Valencienne
Paul Groves, Count Danilo Danilovich
Sir Thomas Allen, Baron Mirko Zeta
David Portillo, Camille de Rosillon
Taylor Stayton, Camille de Rosillon
The Metropolitan Chorus
The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Dec 19, 21, 23, 25 mat, 27, 29, 31

Opéra Comique, Paris

Le Comte Ory
New Production
Rossini, Le Comte Ory
Opéra Comique
Louis Langrée, Conductor
Denis Podalydès, Director
Éric Ruf, Set Designer
Christian Lacroix, Costume Designer
Philippe Talbot, Count Ory
Julie Fuchs, Countess Adèle
Gaëlle Arquez, Isolier
Eve-Maud Hubeaux, Ragonde
Jean-Sébastien Bou, Raimbaud
Jodie Devos, Alice
Patrick Bolleire, Le gouverneur
Choeur Les Eléments
Orchestre des Champs-Elysées
Dec 21, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 mat, 31, 2018 Jan 02, 06

Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège, Liège

Rigoletto
Verdi, Rigoletto
Giampaolo Maria Bisanti, Conductor
Stefano Mazzonis di Pralafera, Director
George Petean, Rigoletto
Devid Cecconi, Rigoletto
Jessica Nuccio, Gilda
Lavinia Bini, Gilda
Giuseppe Gipali, The Duke of Mantua
Davide Giusti, The Duke of Mantua
Alessandro Spina, Sparafucile
Sarah Laulan, Maddalena
Chœur de Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège
Orchestra de Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège
Dec 27, 2018 Jan 08, 15, 31, Feb 03

Staatsoper Stuttgart, Stuttgart

Medea
New production
Cherubini, Médée
Oper Stuttgart
Alejo Pérez, Conductor
Peter Konwitschny, Director
Johannes Leiacker, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Simone Schneider, Médée
Helene Schneiderman, Néris
Sebastian Kohlhepp, Jason
Shigeo Ishino, King Créon
Staatsopernchor Stuttgart
Staatsorchester Stuttgart
Dec 27, 2018 Jan 07, Feb 08, Mar 03, 30, Apr 06, 22, May 23, Jun 02

Estates Theatre (Stavovské divaldo), Prague

The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Prague National Theatre Opera
Jaroslav Kyzlink, Conductor
Vladimír Morávek, Director
Miroslav Huptych, Set Designer
Tomáš Kypta, Costume Designer
Wed 27 Dec at 20:00

Opéra Toulon, Toulon

Die Zauberflote, Mozart
New Production
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Opéra de Toulon
Alexander Briger, Conductor
Andreea Soare, Pamina
Tuuli Takala, Queen of the Night
Sascha Kramer, Tamino
Armando Noguera, Papageno
Antonio Di Matteo, Sarastro
Orchestre and Choeur de l'Opéra de Toulon