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Feb 23, 25 mat, 27, Mar 01, 03, 04

Opera Vlaanderen, Ghent, Ghent

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Pelléas et Mélisande
New Production
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Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande
Alejo Pérez, Conductor
Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Director, Choreography
Marina Abramović, Set Designer
Mari Eriksmoen, Mélisande
Jacques Imbrailo, Pelléas
Leigh Melrose, Golaud
Matthew Best, Arkel
Anat Edri, Yniold
Susan Maclean, Geneviève
Markus Suihkonen, Shepherd
Damien Jalet, Choreography
Koor Opera Vlaanderen
Symfonisch Orkest Opera Vlaanderen
Feb 20, 22, Mar 01, 04

La Scala, Milan

Dmitry Belosselskiy (Fiesco) and Leo Nucci (Simon Boccanegra) © Brescia & Amisano | Teatro alla Scala
Simon Boccanegra
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Verdi, Simon Boccanegra
Teatro alla Scala
Myung-whun Chung, Conductor
Federico Tiezzi, Director
Pier Paolo Bisleri, Set Designer
Giovanna Buzzi, Costume Designer
Leo Nucci, Simon Boccanegra
Krassimira Stoyanova, Amelia Grimaldi
Dmitry Belosselskiy, Jacopo Fiesco
Fabio Sartori, Gabriele Adorno
Dalibor Jenis, Paolo Albiani
Ernesto Panariello, Pietro
Marco Filibeck, Lighting Designer
Coro del Teatro alla Scala
Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala
Feb 24, 26, Mar 01, 04, 08

Staatsoper, Vienna

Ariodante
New production
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Handel, Ariodante
Vienna State Opera
William Christie, Conductor
Sir David McVicar, Director
Vicki Mortimer, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Dame Sarah Connolly, Ariodante
Chen Reiss, Ginevra
Christophe Dumaux, Polinesso
Hila Fahima, Dalinda
Rainer Trost, Lurcanio
Wilhelm Schwinghammer, King of Scotland
Benedikt Kobel, Odoardo
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
Mar 03, 04, 08, 09

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Lucia di Lammermoor
Lucia di Lammermoor
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Donizetti, Lucia di Lammermoor
Balázs Kocsár, Conductor
Máté Szabó, Director
Ildikó Tihanyi, Costume Designer
Mihály Kalmandy, Enrico
Csaba Szegedi, Enrico
Erika Miklósa, Lucia
Klára Kolonits, Lucia
Péter Balczó, Edgardo
Istvan Horvath, Edgardo
Zoltán Megyesi, Arturo
Tibor Szappanos, Arturo
Gergely Ujvári, Normanno
Szilvia Vörös, Alisa
Ágnes Anna Kun, Alisa
István Kovács, Raimondo
Peter Fried, Raimondo
Mar 02, 04, 08, 10, 25, Apr 08, 13, 14

Stadttheater, Bern

Die Formel oder die Erfindung des 20. Jahrhunderts
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Rasch, Die Formel oder die Erfindung des 20. Jahrhunderts (World première)
Stadttheater Bern
Jonathan Stockhammer, Conductor
Gerd Heinz, Director
Lilot Hegi, Set Designer
Vokalensemble ardent
Camerata Bern
Feb 18, 21, 24, Mar 01, 04

GöteborgsOperan, Gothenburg

Ariadne auf Naxos
Ariadne auf Naxos
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Strauss R., Ariadne auf Naxos
Patrik Ringborg, Conductor
Rodula Gaitanou, Director
George Souglides, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Annalena Persson, Primadonna (Ariadne)
Sofie Asplund, Zerbinetta
Ann-Kristin Jones, Composer
Matilda Paulsson, Composer, Dryad
Daniel Frank, Bacchus
Anna Johansson, Echo
Mia Karlsson, Naiad
Erika Sax, Dryad
Vassilis Kavayas, Brighella
Conny Thimander, Dancing Master, Scaramuccio
Alexander Grove, Officer
Daniel Hällström, Harlequin
Mats Persson, Music Master
Richard Laby, Wigmaker
Herbjörn Thordarson, Lackey
Alessio Cacciamani, Truffaldino
Lars Hjertner, The Major-Domo
Göteborg Opera Orchestra
Victoria Newlyn, Choreography
Feb 18 mat, 20, 24, Mar 01, 04 mat, 17, 23

Sarasota Opera House, Sarasota

Manon Lescaut
Manon Lescaut
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Puccini, Manon Lescaut
Sarasota Opera
Victor DeRenzi, Conductor
Stephanie Sundine, Director
David P Gordon, Set Designer
Howard Tsvi Kaplan, Costume Designer
Sandra Lopez, Manon Lescaut
Matthew Vickers, Chevalier des Grieux
Filippo Fontana, Lescaut
Costas Tsourakis, Geronte de Ravoir
Mar 04, 08, 13, 15, 18, 23, 25 mat

Opernhaus, Zürich

Lunea
Lunea
New Production
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Holliger, Lunea
Heinz Holliger, Conductor
Andreas Homoki, Director
Frank Philipp Schlössmann, Set Designer
Klaus Bruns, Costume Designer
Christian Gerhaher, Lenau
Juliane Banse, Soprano
Ivan Ludlow, Tenor
Sarah Maria Sun, Soprano
Judith Schmid, Mezzo-soprano
Mar 04, Apr 12 mat, 15, 16 mat, 17 mat

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

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Snow White and the 77 Dwarves
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Kats-Chernin, Snow White and the 77 Dwarves
Pawel Poplawski, Conductor
Christian von Götz, Director
Lukas Noll, Set Designer
Karin Fritz, Costume Designer
Kinderchor der Komischen Oper Berlin
Feb 24, Mar 01, 04

Nationaltheater, Munich

Un ballo in maschera
Un ballo in maschera
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Verdi, Un ballo in maschera
Asher Fisch, Conductor
Johannes Erath, Director
Heike Scheele, Set Designer
Gesine Völlm, Costume Designer
Jean-François Borras, Riccardo
Simone Piazzola, Renato
Anja Harteros, Amelia
Okka von der Damerau, Ulrica
Anatoli Sivko, Samuel
Alexander Milev, Tom
Andrea Borghini, Silvano
Paula Iancic, Oscar
Ulrich Reß, Minister of Justice
Long Long, Amelia's servant
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
Feb 19, 22, 24, 27, Mar 02, 04

Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona

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Roméo et Juliette
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Gounod, Roméo et Juliette
Josep Pons, Conductor
Stephen Lawless, Director
Ashley Martin-Davis, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Aida Garifullina, Juliette
Saimir Pirgu, Roméo
Tara Erraught, Stéphano
Nicola Ulivieri, Frère Laurent
Rubén Amoretti, Count Capulet
David Alegret, Tybalt
Stefano Palatchi, Duke of Verona
Isaac Galán, Count Paris
Beñat Egiarte, Benvolio, nephew of Montaigu
Germán Olvera, Grégorio
Gabriel Bermúdez, Mercutio
Cor del Gran Teatre del Liceu
Orquestra Simfònica del Gran Teatre del Liceu
Mar 04, Jun 01

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Rusalka
New Production
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Dvořák, Rusalka
Christoph Gedschold, Conductor
Michiel Dijkema, Director, Set Designer
Jula Reindell, Costume Designer
Olena Tokar, Rusalka
Peter Wedd, Prince
Tuomas Pursio, Vodník, the water goblin
Karin Lovelius, Ježibaba, the Witch
Kathrin Göring, Foreign Princess
Patrick Vogel, Gamekeeper
Dan Karlström, Gamekeeper
Mirjam Neururer, Kitchen Boy
Jonathan Michie, The Hunter
Magdalena Hinterdobler, First Wood Sprite
Sandra Maxheimer, Second Wood Sprite
Sandra Fechner, Third Wood Sprite
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
Feb 24, Mar 01, 04 mat, 08

Oper Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main

Rigoletto
Verdi, Rigoletto
Oper Frankfurt
Simone Di Felice, Conductor
Hendrik Müller, Director
Rifail Ajdarpasic, Set Designer
Katharina Weissenborn, Costume Designer
Franco Vassallo, Rigoletto
Sydney Mancasola, Gilda
Yosep Kang, The Duke of Mantua
Mario Chang, The Duke of Mantua
Kihwan Sim, Sparafucile
Daniel Miroslaw, Sparafucile
Maria Pantiukhova, Maddalena
Katharina Magiera, Maddalena
Nina Tarandek, Giovanna
Iain MacNeil, Count Ceprano
TBC, Countess Ceprano
Ingyu Hwang, Borsa
Michael McCown, Borsa
Magnus Baldvinsson, Monterone
Iurii Samoilov, Marullo
Mikołaj Trąbka, Marullo
Frankfurt Opera Chorus
Opera Frankfurt Orchestra
Mar 02, 04

Teatr Wielki, Warsaw

Halka
Moniuszko, Halka
Polish National Opera
José Maria Florêncio, Conductor
Natalia Korczakowska, Director
Anna Met, Set Designer
Marek Adamski, Costume Designer
Magdalena Nowacka, Halka
Mieczysław Milun, Stolnik
Anna Bernacka, Zofia
Dominik Sutowicz, Jontek
Łukasz Goliński, Janusz
Dariusz Machej, Dziemba
Chorus of the Teatr Wielki
Orchestra of the Teatr Wielki
Feb 25, Mar 04, 18, 30, Apr 02

Staatsoper Stuttgart, Stuttgart

Parsifal
Wagner, Parsifal
Oper Stuttgart
Sylvain Cambreling, Conductor
Calixto Bieito, Director
Susanne Gschwender, Set Designer
Mercè Paloma, Costume Designer
Markus Marquardt, Amfortas
Tobias Schabel, Klingsor
Christiane Libor, Kundry
Daniel Kirch, Parsifal
Attila Jun, Gurnemanz
Heinz Göhrig, First knight of the Grail
Matthias Hölle, Titurel
Stine Maria Fischer, A voice from on high
Josefin Feiler, First Flower Maiden, First squire
Moritz Kallenberg, Fourth squire
Torsten Hofmann, Third squire
Michael Nagl, Second knight of the Grail
Esther Dierkes, Second squire, Second Flower Maiden
Xavier Zuber
Reinhard Traub, Lighting Designer
Christoph Heil, Choirmaster / chorus director
Johannes Knecht, Choirmaster / chorus director
Kinderchor der Oper Stuttgart
Staatsopernchor Stuttgart
Staatsorchester Stuttgart
Mar 04 mat, 11, 25, 31

Opernhaus, Düsseldorf

Die Walküre
New Production
Wagner, Die Walküre
Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Axel Kober, Conductor
Dietrich Hilsdorf, Director
Dieter Richter, Set Designer
Renate Schmitzer, Costume Designer
Corby Welch, Siegmund
Sami Luttinen, Hunding
Simon Neal, Wotan
Elisabet Strid, Sieglinde
Linda Watson, Brünnhilde
Renée Morloc, Fricka
Josefine Weber, Helmwige
Jessica Stavros, Gerhilde
Katja Levin, Ortlinde
Katarzyna Kuncio, Waltraute
Zuzana Sveda, Siegrune
Maria Hilmes, Rossweisse
Katharina von Bülow, Grimgerde
Evelyn Krahe, Schwertleite
Mar 01, 02, 03, 04 mat

Bolshoi Theatre: Historic Stage, Moscow

Don Carlo
Verdi, Don Carlo(s) (4-act Italian version)
Bolshoi Opera
Keri-Lynn Wilson, Conductor
Adrian Noble, Director
Tobias Hoheisel, Set Designer
Moritz Junge, Costume Designer
Liang Li, Philip II
Dmitry Ulyanov, Philip II
Oleg Dolgov, Don Carlo
Yusif Eyvazov, Don Carlo
Vladislav Sulimsky, Rodrigo
Igor Golovatenko, Rodrigo
Pyotr Migunov, Grand Inquisitor
Vyacheslav Pochapsky, Grand Inquisitor
Dinara Alieva, Elisabetta di Valois
Anna Nechaeva, Elisabetta di Valois
Elena Zelenskaya, Princess Eboli
Anastasia Bibicheva, Princess Eboli
Bolshoi Theatre Chorus
Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
Feb 22, 26, Mar 02, 04, 07, 09

Kammeroper, Vienna

Pelléas et Mélisande
New Production
Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande (Bearbeitung für kleines Orchester von Annelies Parys)
Theater an der Wien
Thomas Guggeis, Conductor
Claire Levacher, Conductor
Thomas Jonigk, Director
Lisa Däßler, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Anna Gillingham, Mélisande
Julian Henao Gonzalez, Pelléas
Matteo Loi, Golaud
Florian Köfler, Arkel
Anna Marshania, Geneviève
Vienna Chamber Orchestra
Franz Tscheck, Lighting Designer
Feb 24, Mar 04, 09, eve, 29, Apr 06, 11

Nationaltheater: Opernhaus, Mannheim

Ernani
New production
Verdi, Ernani
Nationaltheater Mannheim
Benjamin Reiners, Conductor
Yona Kim, Director
Heike Scheele, Set Designer
Falk Bauer, Costume Designer
Irakli Kakhidze, Ernani
Miriam Clark, Elvira
Evez Abdulla, Don Carlo
Sung Ha, Don Ruy Gomez de Silva
TBC, Giovanna
Raphael Wittmer, Don Riccardo
Philipp Alexander Mehr, Jago
Reinhard Traub, Lighting Designer
Albrecht Puhlmann, Dramaturgy
Cordula Demattio, Dramaturgy
Dani Juris, Choirmaster / chorus director
Nationaltheater Orchestra Mannheim
Opernchor des Nationaltheaters Mannheim
Feb 21, Mar 04 mat, 11, 26, 31, Apr 17, 28

Staatstheater Nürnberg, Nuremberg

Mozart Idomeneo
Mozart, Idomeneo, rè di Creta
Staatstheater Nürnberg
Marcus Bosch, Conductor
David Bösch, Director
Patrick Bannwart, Set Designer
Falko Herold, Costume Designer, Video Artist
Tarmo Vaask, Choirmaster / chorus director
Johann Casimir Eule, Dramaturgy
Chor des Staatstheater Nürnberg
Staatsphilharmonie Nürnberg
Feb 27, Mar 01, 04 mat, 11 mat
The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Joana Mallwitz, Conductor
Marco Arturo Marelli, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Sine Bundgaard, Pamina
Gisela Stille, Pamina
Serenad Burcu Uyar, Queen of the Night
Vassiliki Karayanni, Queen of the Night
Gert Henning-Jensen, Tamino
David Danholt, Tamino
Palle Knudsen, Papageno
Simon Duus, Papageno
Henning von Schulman, Sarastro
Petri Lindroos, Sarastro
Feb 23, Mar 01, 04 mat, 06, 10

Staatsoper, Hamburg

Rigoletto
Verdi, Rigoletto
Hamburg State Opera
Carlo Rizzari, Conductor
Andreas Homoki, Director
Wolfgang Gussmann, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Ambrogio Maestri, Rigoletto
Nina Minasyan, Gilda
Yosep Kang, The Duke of Mantua
Tigran Martirossian, Sparafucile
Ruzana Grigorian, Maddalena
Renate Spingler, Giovanna
Shin Yeo, Count Ceprano, Court Usher
Gabriele Rossmanith, Countess Ceprano
Julian Rohde, Borsa
Alexander Roslavets, Monterone
Jóhann Kristinsson, Marullo
Soomin Lee, Page
Christian Günther, Director
Hamburg Philharmonic
Hamburg State Opera Chorus
Mar 04, 09, 11, 15, 17, 23, 25, 31, Apr 02

Oper Köln: Staatenhaus Saal 1, Cologne

Manon
New production
Massenet, Manon
Oper Köln
Claude Schnitzler, Conductor
Johannes Erath, Director
Herbert Murauer, Set Designer
Gesine Völlm, Costume Designer
Zuzana Marková, Manon
Netta Or, Manon
Maria Kublashvili, Poussette
María Isabel Segarra, Javotte
Sara Jo Benoot, Rosette
John Heuzenroeder, Guillot de Morfontaine
Atalla Ayan, Le Chevalier Des Grieux
Jeongki Cho, Le Chevalier Des Grieux
Wolfgang Stefan Schwaiger, Lescaut
Insik Choi, Monsieur de Brétigny
Matthias Hoffmann, Innkeeper
Nikolay Didenko, Le Comte Des Grieux
Nicol Hungsberg, Lighting Designer
Sierd Quarre, Choirmaster / chorus director
Georg Kehren, Dramaturgy
Chor der Oper Köln
Mar 04, 08, 10, 14, 17

Berlin State Opera, Unter den Linden, Berlin

Salome
New production
Strauss R., Salome
Christoph von Dohnányi, Conductor
Hans Neuenfels, Director
Reinhard von der Thannen, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Ausrine Stundyte, Salome
Marina Prudenskaya, Herodias
Gerhard Siegel, Herod
Nikolai Schukoff, Narraboth
Thomas Johannes Mayer, Jochanaan
Annika Schlicht, Herodias's Page
Dietmar Kerschbaum, 1st Jew
Michael Smallwood, 2nd Jew
Linard Vrielink, 3rd Jew
Andrés Moreno García, 4th Jew
Adam Kutny, 2nd Nazarene
Grigory Shkarupa, 1st Nazarene
Arttu Kataja, 1st Soldier
Dominic Barberi, 2nd Soldier
David Oštrek, 5th Jew
Sommer Ulrickson, Choreography
Stefan Bolliger, Lighting Designer
Henry Arnold, Dramaturgy
Roman Reeger, Dramaturgy
Staatskapelle Berlin
Feb 22, 25, Mar 04 mat, eve, May 24, 27 mat, eve

Semperoper, Dresden

Die Zauberflöte
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Dresden State Opera
Moritz Gnann, Conductor
Stefan Klingele, Conductor
Christoph Gedschold, Conductor
Achim Freyer, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Georg Zeppenfeld, Sarastro
Michael Eder, Sarastro
Danae Kontora, Queen of the Night
Ana Durlovski, Queen of the Night
Tuuli Takala, Queen of the Night
Hulkar Sabirova, Queen of the Night
Carolina Ullrich, Pamina
Emily Dorn, Pamina
Tomislav Mužek, Tamino
Martin Mitterrutzner, Tamino
Steve Davislim, Tamino
Rafael Fingerlos, Papageno
Sebastian Wartig, Papageno
Bernhard Hansky, Papageno
Christoph Pohl, Papageno
Jonathan Darlington, Conductor
Sächsischer Staatsopernchor Dresden
Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden
Mar 02, 04 mat

La Filature, Mulhouse

Werther
Massenet, Werther
Opéra National du Rhin
Ariane Matiakh, Conductor
Tatjana Gürbaca, Director
Klaus Grünberg, Set Designer
Silke Willrett, Costume Designer
Eric Cutler, Werther
Anaïk Morel, Charlotte
Jennifer Courcier, Sophie
Régis Mengus, Albert
Kristian Paul, Le Bailli
Loïc Felix, Schmidt
Jean-Gabriel Saint-Martin, Johann
Marta Bauzà, Soprano
Stefan Sbonnik, Tenor
Anne Kuhn, Set Designer
Petits Chanteurs de Strasbourg
Maîtrise de l’Opéra national du Rhin
Orchestre Symphonique de Mulhouse
Mar 01, 04 mat, 08, 10, 14, 15

The London Coliseum, London

A Midsummer Night's Dream
Britten, A Midsummer Night's Dream
English National Opera
Alexander Soddy, Conductor
Robert Carsen, Director
Michael Levine, Set Designer
Christopher Ainslie, Oberon
Soraya Mafi, Tytania
David Webb, Lysander
Clare Presland, Hermia
Matthew Durkan, Demetrius
Eleanor Dennis, Helena
Joshua Bloom, Bottom
Graeme Danby, Quince
Robert Murray, Flute
Jonathan Lemalu, Snug
Timothy Robinson, Snout
Simon Butteriss, Starveling
Andri Björn Róbertsson, Theseus
Emma Carrington, Hippolyta
English National Opera Orchestra
Feb 24, 28, Mar 01, 02, 04

Teatro Costanzi, Teatro dell'Opera, Rome

La traviata
Verdi, La traviata
Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
Pietro Rizzo, Conductor
Sofia Coppola, Director
Nathan Crowley, Set Designer
Valentino Garavani, Costume Designer
Maria Grazia Schiavo, Violetta Valéry
Antonio Poli, Alfredo Germont
Stefano Antonucci, Giorgio Germont
Anna Malavasi, Flora Bervoix
Coro del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
Orchestra del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
Feb 21, 26, Mar 04 mat, 08 mat, 13, 16

Civic Opera House, Chicago

Cosi fan tutte
Mozart, Così fan tutte
Lyric Opera of Chicago
James Gaffigan, Conductor
John Cox, Director
Elena Tsallagova, Despina
Ana María Martínez, Fiordiligi
Marianne Crebassa, Dorabella
Antonio Poli, Ferrando
Alessandro Corbelli, Don Alfonso
Joshua Hopkins, Guglielmo
Chicago Lyric Opera Orchestra
Chicago Lyric Opera Chorus
Feb 27, 28, Mar 01, 02, 03, eve, 04

Teatro di San Carlo, Naples

La traviata
New Production
Verdi, La traviata
Daniel Oren, Conductor
Lorenzo Amato, Director
Ezio Frigerio, Set Designer
Franca Squarciapino, Costume Designer
Maria Mudryak, Violetta Valéry
Erika Grimaldi, Violetta Valéry
Francesca Dotto, Violetta Valéry
Vincenzo Costanzo, Alfredo Germont
TBC, Alfredo Germont, Giorgio Germont
Vladimir Stoyanov, Giorgio Germont
Giuseppina Bridelli, Flora Bervoix
Orlando Polidoro, Gastone de Letorières
Roberto Accurso, Baron Douphol
Michela Petrino, Annina
Nicola Ebau, Marquis d'Obigny
Francesco Musinu, Dr Grenvil
Coro del Teatro di San Carlo
Orchestra del Teatro di San Carlo
Mar 04 mat, 23, Apr 15, 25

Oper Graz, Graz

Eugen Onegin
New production
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin
Oper Graz
Oksana Lyniv, Conductor
Robin Engelen, Conductor
Jetske Mijnssen, Director
Gideon Davey, Set Designer
Dieuweke van Reij, Costume Designer
Oksana Sekerina, Tatyana
Yuan Zhang, Olga
Pavel Petrov, Lensky
Dariusz Perczak, Eugene Onegin
Alexey Birkus, Prince Gremin
Elisabeth Hornung, Filippyevna
Neven Crnić, Captain
Konstantin Sfiris, Zaretsky
Manuel von Senden, Monsieur Triquet
Christina Baader, Madame Larina
Mark von Denesse, Lighting Designer
Marlene Hahn, Dramaturgy
Bernhard Schneider, Tenor
Chor der Oper Graz
Extrachor der Oper Graz
Grazer Philharmonisches Orchester
Mar 04 mat, Apr 11

Mariinsky Theatre Concert Hall, St Petersburg

The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Mariinsky Opera
Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra
Mariinsky Theatre Chorus
Mar 01, 02, 03, 04 mat

Cahn Auditorium, Evanston

“Don Giovanni” at Bienen School of Music
Mozart, Don Giovanni
Joachim Schamberger, Director