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Jan 23, 26, 28

Nationaltheater, Munich

Il barbiere di Siviglia
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Rossini, Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Keri-Lynn Wilson, Conductor
Ferruccio Soleri, Director
Carlo Tommasi, Set Designer
Ute Frühling, Costume Designer
Lilly Jørstad, Rosina
Edgardo Rocha, Count Almaviva
Étienne Dupuis, Figaro
Renato Girolami, Dr. Bartolo
Selene Zanetti, Berta
Boris Prýgl, Ambrogio
Peter Rose, Don Basilio
Johannes Kammler, Fiorello
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
Jan 23, 26, Feb 01, 06, 14, 17 mat, 19, 21, Mar 07, 19, 22, Apr 21 mat, 25, May 02, 04, 08
Puccini, Tosca
Royal Swedish Opera
Knut Hendriksen, Director
Björn Brusewitz, Set Designer
Ann-Mari Anttila, Costume Designer
Emma Vetter, Floria Tosca
Kristian Flor, Cesare Angelotti
Niklas Björling Rygert, Spoletta
John Erik Eleby, Sciarrone
Jens Persson, Sacristan
Speaker Pintsaar, A jailer
Royal Swedish Opera Chorus
Royal Swedish Opera Orchestra
Jan 23, 24 mat, eve, 25 mat, eve, 26, 27 mat, eve

Sadler's Wells Theatre, London

Matthew Bourne's Cinderella
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Cinderella (Matthew Bourne)
Matthew Bourne's New Adventures
Lez Brotherston, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Ashley Shaw, Dancer
Liam Mower, Dancer
Andrew Monaghan, Dancer
Jan 23, 26, 29

Staatsoper, Vienna

Bizet, Carmen
Vienna State Opera
Jean-Christophe Spinosi, Conductor
Franco Zeffirelli, Director, Set Designer
Leo Bei, Costume Designer
Margarita Gritskova, Carmen
Piotr Beczała, Don José
Carlos Álvarez, Escamillo
Olga Bezsmertna, Micaëla
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
Jan 23, 25

Opéra de Nice, Nice

Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
New production
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Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Opéra de Nice
György Gyorivanyi Rath, Conductor
Daniel Benoin, Director
Jean-Pierre Laporte, Set Designer
Nathalie Bérard-Benoin, Costume Designer
Jean-Luc Ballestra, Count Almaviva
Veronica Granatiero, Countess Almaviva
Luigi De Donato, Figaro
Valérie Condoluci, Susanna
Svetlina Stoyanova, Cherubino
Renaud Delaigue, Doctor Bartolo
Karine Ohanyan, Marcellina
Gilles Z San Juan, Don Curzio
Frédéric Diquero, Don Basilio
Guy Bonfiglio, Antonio
Virginie Maraskin, Barbarina
Paulo Corréia, Video Artist
Orchestre Philharmonique de Nice
Chœur de l'Opéra de Nice
Jan 23 mat, Feb 27 mat

Guildhall, Guildford

Mozart and Muffins
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Kids event
Jan 23, 28, 31, Feb 02, 04 mat, 11 mat

La Scala, Milan

Die Fledermaus (Il pipistrello)
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Strauss II, Die Fledermaus
Teatro alla Scala
Cornelius Meister, Conductor
Cornelius Obonya, Director
Heike Scheele, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Peter Sonn, Gabriel von Eisenstein
Eva Mei, Rosalinde
Markus Werba, Dr Falke
Michael Kraus, Frank
Daniela Fally, Adele
Elena Maximova, Prince Orlofsky
Giorgio Berrugi, Alfred
Krešimir Špicer, Dr Blind
Paolo Rossi, Frosch
Carolin Pienkos, Director
Heinz Spoerli, Choreography
Alexander Scherpink, Video Artist
Coro del Teatro alla Scala
Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala
Dancers of the Teatro alla Scala Ballet

Our Lady of Victories Church, Valletta

Telemann Fantasias
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Telemann, Selection of Fantasias
Neil McLaren, Flute
Tue 23 Jan at 13:00

West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge

Britten Sinfonia: At Lunch Two
Biber, Rosary Sonata no. 1 in D minor: The Annunciation
Works by Glass
Chadburn, New Work
Pärt, Spiegel im Spiegel
Mozart, Piano Trio in B flat major, K502
Jacqueline Shave, Violin
Caroline Dearnley, Cello
Huw Watkins, Piano
Tue 23 Jan at 13:05

Ulster Hall, Belfast

JTI Lunchtime Concert: Bartered Bride
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Smetana, The Bartered Bride: overture
Enescu, Suite no. 1 in C major, Op.9
Kodály, Marosszek Dances
Gabriel Bebeselea, Conductor
Tue 23 Jan at 13:15

St Bride's Church, Fleet Street, London

Schubert, Chopin, Granados, Longas, Say
Schubert, Impromptu no. 3 in G flat major, D.899
Schubert, Impromptu no. 2 in E flat major, D.899
Chopin, Ballade no. 1 in G minor, Op.23
Granados, Allegro de concierto
Longas, Aragón
Say, Black Earth
Gustavo Romero, Piano
Tue 23 Jan at 14:00

Georg-Friedrich-Händel-Halle, Halle

Tanz ins Neue Jahr
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Bernstein, West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Neubrandenburger Philharmonie
Sebastian Tewinkel, Conductor
Tue 23 Jan at 16:00

UA Fred Fox School of Music: Room 146, Tucson

Symposium: Leonard Bernstein's Impact on American Music
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Tue 23 Jan at 19:00

Act City Hamamatsu Hall, Hamamatsu City

Commemorative Event of the 10th Hamamatsu International Piano Competition: Seong-Jing Cho Piano Recital
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 8 in C minor "Pathétique", Op.13
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 30 in E major, Op.109
Debussy, Images, Set 2
Chopin, Piano Sonata no. 3 in B minor, Op.58
Tue 23 Jan at 19:00

New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, New York City

Bernstein Family Memories
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Tue 23 Jan at 19:30

Warsaw Philharmonic: Chamber music hall, Warsaw

Piano recital
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Bernstein, Sonata
Szymanowski, 20 Mazurkas, Op.50 (selections)
Salonen, Dichotomie
Works by Palester
Liszt, Années de pèlerinage, Deuxième année, Italie: Après une lecture du Dante. Fantasia quasi sonata, S.161 no.7
Ignaz Lisiecki, Piano
Tue 23 Jan at 19:30

Wigmore Hall, London

1768 - a retrospective
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Haydn, Symphony no. 26 in D minor "Lamentatione"
Jommelli, Fetonte ("Ombre che tacite qui sede")
Bach J. C., Flute Concerto in D major, WC79
Haydn, Lo speziale (The apothecary) ("Amore nel.." and "Salamelica..")
Mozart, La finta semplice, K51 (K46a) (Sinfonia and "Amoretti, che...")
Hasse, Piramo e Tisbe (Pyramus and Thisby) ("Perdero l'amato bene")
Vanhal, Symphony no. 22 in D minor
Chiara Skerath, Soprano
Katy Bircher, Flute
The Mozartists
Ian Page, Conductor
Tue 23 Jan at 19:30
Beethoven Week

Beethoven-Haus: Kammermusiksaal, Bonn

de Falla, El amor brujo: suite
García Lorca, Canciones populares
de Falla, 7 canciones populares españolas
de Falla, Fantasia Bætica
Traditional, Flamenco music
Luna Zegers, Voice
Juan Carlos Gómez, Guitar
Tabea Zimmermann, Viola
Javier Perianes, Piano
Tue 23 Jan at 19:30

NDR: Kleiner Sendesaal, Hannover

Filippo Gorini
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Filippo Gorini, Piano
Tue 23 Jan at 19:30

Royal Festival Hall, London

Paul Lewis, piano
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Haydn, Piano Sonata in C major, Hob XVI:50
Beethoven, Six Bagatelles for piano, Op.126
Brahms, Six Piano Pieces (Klavierstücke), Op.118
Haydn, Keyboard Sonata in G Major, Op. 37 no. 1, Hob. XVI:40
Paul Lewis, Piano
Tue 23 Jan at 19:30

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

Ciclo Satélites: Cantos de guerra
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Hindemith, Obras
Poulenc, Obras
Milhaud, Obras
Weill, Obras
Matamoros, Obras
Buarque de Hollanda, Obras
Arpegio Histórico
Tue 23 Jan at 19:30
Vivaldi, Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione, Op.8 no. 1-4 (The Four Seasons)
Meyer, New work
Beethoven, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.36
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Joshua Bell, Director, Violin
Tue 23 Jan at 19:30

Culture and Congress Centre: Concert Hall, Lucerne

Migros-Kulturprozent-Classics
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Schumann, Genoveva, Op.81: overture
Beethoven, Symphony no. 4 in B flat major, Op.60
Schumann, Symphony no. 3 in E flat major 'Rhenish', Op.97
Mahler Chamber Orchestra
Daniele Gatti, Conductor
Tue 23 Jan at 19:30

Musikhochschule: Konzerthaus, Detmold

Abonnementkonzert
Schubert, Symphony no. 3 in D major, D.200
Haydn, Trumpet Concerto in E flat major, Hob VIIe:1
Beethoven, Symphony no. 5 in C minor, Op.67
Lionel Jaquerod, Trumpet
Christof Prick, Conductor

Metropolitan Cathedral / St Paul's Cathedral, Mdina

Zerafa's Double Mass
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Zerafa, Messa a due cori in D major
Collegium Orpheus
Jean-Marc Labylle, Artistic Director
Tue 23 Jan at 20:00
Staud, Stromab (NY Premiere)
Mahler, Symphony no. 9 in D major
The Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, Conductor
Tue 23 Jan at 20:00

Opéra de Dijon, Dijon

Initio (Tatiana Julien)
Maxime Pascal, Conductor
Catherine Garnier, Costume Designer
Le Balcon
Tue 23 Jan at 20:00

St Lawrence Centre For The Arts: Jane Mallett Theatre, Toronto

Stephen Hough
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Debussy, Suite Bergamasque: Clair de lune
Debussy, Images, Set 2
Schumann, Fantasy in C major for piano, Op.17
Debussy, Préludes, Bk 2 no. 7: La terrasse des audiences du clair de lune
Debussy, Images, Set 1
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 23 in F minor 'Appassionata', Op.57
Stephen Hough, Piano
Tue 23 Jan at 20:15
Les Musiciens Du Louvre: Bach's Brandenburg Concertos
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Bach, The Brandenburg Concertos, BWV1046 - 1051
Les Musiciens du Louvre Grenoble
Thibault Noally, Violin
Emmanuel Laporte, Oboe
Luca Oberti, Harpsichord
Neil Brough, Trumpet
Jan 23, 26, Feb 03 mat, 07, 10, 13, 16, 19, 23

Oslo Opera House, Main Stage, Oslo

Norma
Bellini, Norma
Norwegian National Opera
Antonino Fogliani, Conductor
Sigrid Strøm Reibo, Director
Katrin Nottrodt, Set Designer
Esther Bialas, Costume Designer
Hrachuhí Bassénz, Norma
Dshamilja Kaiser, Adalgisa
Arnold Rutkowski, Pollione
Simon Lim, Oroveso
Tone Kummervold, Clotilde
Thor Inge Falch, Flavio
Norwegian National Opera Orchestra
Norwegian National Opera Choir
Jan 23, 24, 25, 27, 28 mat

Teatro Comunale, Bologna

La bohème
New Production
Puccini, La bohème
Teatro Comunale di Bologna
Michele Mariotti, Conductor
Graham Vick, Director
Richard Hudson, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Mariangela Sicilia, Mimì
Alessandra Marianelli, Mimì
Francesco Demuro, Rodolfo
Matteo Lippi, Rodolfo
Nicola Alaimo, Marcello
Sergio Vitale, Marcello
Hasmik Torosyan, Musetta
Ruth Iniesta, Musetta
Andrea Vincenzo Bonsignore, Schaunard
Evgeny Stavinsky, Colline
Bruno Lazzaretti, Benoît, Alcindoro
Coro di Teatro Comunale di Bologna
Filarmonica del Teatro Comunale di Bologna
Jan 23, 26
La fanciulla del West
Puccini, La fanciulla del West
Alexander Vedernikov, Conductor
Christoffer Berdal, Director
Palle Christensen, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Ann Petersen, Minnie
Niels Jørgen Riis, Dick Johnson
Johan Reuter, Jack Rance
David Kempster, Jack Rance
Michael Kristensen, Nick
Kyungil Ko, Ashby
Jan 23, 26, Feb 02

Staatsoper Stuttgart, Stuttgart

Don Giovanni
Mozart, Don Giovanni
Oper Stuttgart
Willem Wentzel, Conductor
Andrea Moses, Director
Christian Wiehle, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Shigeo Ishino, Don Giovanni
Adam Palka, Leporello
Mandy Fredrich, Donna Anna
Ezgi Kutlu, Donna Elvira
Lauryna Bendžiūnaitė, Zerlina
Liang Li, The Commendatore
Kai Kluge, Don Ottavio
Michael Nagl, Masetto
Jacqueline Davenport, Choreography
Reinhard Traub, Lighting Designer
Staatsopernchor Stuttgart
Staatsorchester Stuttgart
Hans-Georg Wegner, Dramaturgy
Moritz Lobeck, Dramaturgy
Jan 23, 26, 29

Palacio Euskalduna, Bilbao

Abao-Olbe: Manon
Massenet, Manon
Alain Guingal, Conductor
Arnaud Bernard, Director
Alessandro Camera, Set Designer
Maria Carla Ricotti, Costume Designer
Irina Lungu, Manon
Ana Nebot, Poussette
Itziar de Unda, Javotte
María José Suárez, Rosette
Francisco Vas, Guillot de Morfontaine
Celso Albelo, Le Chevalier Des Grieux
Manel Esteve, Lescaut
Fernando Latorre, Monsieur de Brétigny
Roberto Tagliavini, Le Comte Des Grieux
Jan 23, 25, 27, 28, 30, 31

Teatro Massimo, Palermo

Guillaume Tell
Rossini, Guillaume Tell (William Tell)
Gabriele Ferro, Conductor
Damiano Michieletto, Director
Paolo Fantin, Set Designer
Carla Teti, Costume Designer
Roberto Frontali, Guillaume Tell (William)
Davide Damiani, Guillaume Tell (William)
Dmitry Korchak, Arnold Melchthal
Enea Scala, Arnold Melchthal
Marco Spotti, Walter Furst
Emanuele Cordaro, Melchthal senior
Anna Maria Sarra, Jemmy
Nino Machaidze, Mathilde
Salome Jicia, Mathilde
Enkelejda Shkosa, Hedwige
Matteo Mezzaro, Rodolphe
Pietro Adaini, Ruodi
Luca Tittoto, Gesler
Paolo Maria Orecchia, Leuthold
Coro del Teatro Massimo
Orchestra del Teatro Massimo
Jan 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, Feb 02, 04

Bockenheimer Depot, Frankfurt am Main

Enrico
New production
Trojahn, Enrico
Oper Frankfurt
Roland Böer, Conductor
Tobias Heyder, Director
Britta Tönne, Set Designer
Verena Polkowski, Costume Designer
Holger Falk, Enrico
Juanita Lascarro, Marchesa Matilda Spina
Angela Vallone, Frida
Theo Lebow, Carlo di Nolli
Sebastian Geyer, Barone Tito Belcredi
Dietrich Volle, Dottore
Peter Marsh, Landolfo
Samuel Levine, Bertoldo
Björn Bürger, Arialdo
Frederic Jost, Ordulfo
Dogus Güney, Giovanni
Mareike Wink, Dramaturgy
Marcel Heyde, Lighting Designer
Christina Becker, Video Artist
Opera Frankfurt Orchestra
Jan 23, 24, 25, 26, 27 mat, eve, 29, 30, 31, Feb 01, 02, 03 mat, eve

Sydney Opera House: Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney

The Merry Widow
Lehár, Die Lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow)
Opera Australia
Vanessa Scammell, Conductor
Graeme Murphy, Director
Michael Scott-Mitchell, Set Designer
Jennifer Irwin, Costume Designer
David Whitney, Baron Mirko Zeta
Alexander Lewis, Count Danilo Danilovich
Danielle de Niese, Hanna Glawari
Stacey Alleaume, Valencienne
John Longmuir, Camille de Rosillon
Benjamin Rasheed, Njegus
Richard Anderson, Kromow
Christopher Hillier, Bogdanovich
Jane Ede, Sylvane
Agnes Sarkis, Olga
Tom Hamilton, Pritschitsch
Dominica Matthews, Praskowia
Luke Gabbedy, Vicomte Cascada
Brad Cooper, Raoul de St Brioche
Jan 23, 25, 26

Kunsthaus Graz: Needle, Graz

La Voix humaine
Poulenc, La Voix humaine
Oper Graz
Stacey Bartsch, Conductor, Piano
Juana Ines Cano Restrepo, Director
Isabel Toccafondi, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Margareta Klobučar, Woman
Bernd Krispin, Dramaturgy
Jan 23

Staatstheater Nürnberg, Nuremberg

Die Zauberflöte
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Staatstheater Nürnberg
Guido Johannes Rumstadt, Conductor
Laura Scozzi, Director
Natacha Le Guen de Kerneizon, Set Designer
Jean-Jacques Delmotte, Costume Designer
Ina Yoshikawa, Pamina
Pauline Rinvet, Queen of the Night
Martin Platz, Tamino
Levent Bakirci, Papageno
Alexey Birkus, Sarastro
Isabel Blechschmidt, First Lady
Theresa Steinbach, Papagena
Irina Maltseva, Second Lady
Ida Aldrian, Third Lady
Ilker Arcayürek, First Armoured Man
Jens Waldig, First Priest, The Speaker (Der Sprecher)
Hans Kittelmann, Monostatos
Wonyong Kang, Second Armoured Man
Timothy Hamel, Second Priest
Staatsphilharmonie Nürnberg
Chor des Staatstheater Nürnberg
Jan 23, 27 mat, 28 mat, Feb 10

Lincoln Center: David H Koch Theater, New York City

All Balanchine no 1
Apollo (George Balanchine)
Mozartiana (George Balanchine)
Cortege Hongrois (George Balanchine)
New York City Ballet
Jan 23, 25, 28, 30

Teatr Wielki, Warsaw

Pelléas et Mélisande
New Production
Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande
Polish National Opera
Patrick Fournillier, Conductor
Katie Mitchell, Director
Lizzie Clachan, Set Designer
Chloe Lamford, Costume Designer
Sophie Karthäuser, Mélisande
Bernard Richter, Pelléas
Łukasz Goliński, Golaud
Bertrand Duby, Arkel
Karolina Sikora, Geneviève
Joanna Kędzior, Yniold
Orchestra of the Teatr Wielki
Jan 23, 24, 25, 26, 27 mat, eve, 28 mat, Feb 03 mat, eve, 04 mat

War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco

The Sleeping Beauty
The Sleeping Beauty (Marius Petipa, Helgi Tomasson)
San Francisco Ballet
Jens-Jacob Worsaae, Set Designer
Jan 23

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Bach, Schumann, Rachmaninov
Bach, Orchestral Suite no. 2 in B minor, BWV1067
Schumann, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.54
Rachmaninov, Symphony no. 2 in E minor, Op.27
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer, Conductor
Radu Lupu, Piano
Jan 23

Congress Graz: Stephaniensaal, Graz

5. Orchesterkonzert
Rossini, Semiramide: overture
Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F minor, Op.21
Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, symphonic suite, Op.35
Christopher Park, Piano
Oksana Lyniv, Conductor
Grazer Philharmonisches Orchester
Jan 23, 26, 30

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London

Salome
Strauss R., Salome
Royal Opera
Henrik Nánási, Conductor
Sir David McVicar, Director
Es Devlin, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Malin Byström, Salome
Michael Volle, Jochanaan
Michaela Schuster, Herodias
John Daszak, Herod
David Butt Philip, Narraboth
Christina Bock, Herodias's Page
Dietmar Kerschbaum, 1st Jew
Paul Curievici, 2nd Jew
Hubert Francis, 3rd Jew
Konu Kim, 4th Jew
Jeremy White, 5th Jew
Kihwan Sim, 1st Nazarene
Dominic Sedgwick, 2nd Nazarene
Royal Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Jan 23, 25, 27

La Monnaie | De Munt: Grand Hall, Brussels

Il Prigioniero
New Production
Dallapiccola, Il Prigioniero
Rihm, Das Gehege
De Munt | La Monnaie
Franck Ollu, Conductor
Andrea Breth, Director
Martin Zehetgruber, Set Designer
Jacques Reynaud, Costume Designer
Angeles Blancas Gulín, La Madre (the mother)
John Graham-Hall, Grand Inquisitor, Il Carceriere (the jailer)
Georg Nigl, Il Prigioniero (the Prisoner)
Jan 23, 24

Elbphilharmonie: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

Ensemble Resonanz "Polyfusion"
Bach, Brandenburg Concerto no. 5 in D major, BWV1050
Ligeti, Piano Concerto
Byrd, Browning
Byrd, A Fancie, MB25
Byrd, O Mistress Mine
Nancarrow, Player Piano Study no. 8
Nancarrow, Player Piano Study no. 11
Bach, Keyboard Concerto no. 1 in D minor, BWV1052
Johannes Fischer, Conductor
Kit Armstrong, Piano, Harpsichord
Jan 23, 26, 28, 30

Theater an der Wien, Vienna

Maria Stuarda
Donizetti, Maria Stuarda
Theater an der Wien
Paolo Arrivabeni, Conductor
Christof Loy, Director
Katrin Lea Tag, Set Designer
Marlis Petersen, Maria Stuarda
Natalia Kawalek, Anna
Alexandra Deshorties, Elisabetta
Norman Reinhardt, Earl of Leicester
Tobias Greenhalgh, Cecil
Stefan Cerny, Talbot
Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
Jan 23, 27 mat

Lincoln Center: Metropolitan Opera House, New York City

Tosca
New production
Puccini, Tosca
Emmanuel Villaume, Conductor
Gareth Morrell, Conductor
Sir David McVicar, Director
John Macfarlane, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Sonya Yoncheva, Floria Tosca
Jennifer Rowley, Floria Tosca
Vittorio Grigòlo, Mario Cavaradossi
Željko Lučić, Baron Scarpia
Patrick Carfizzi, Sacristan
The Metropolitan Opera Chorus
The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Jan 23, 25, 27 mat

Teatro La Fenice, Venice

Le metamorfosi di Pasquale
New production
Spontini, Le metamorfosi di Pasquale
Teatro La Fenice
Gianluca Capuano, Conductor
Bepi Morassi, Director
Irina Dubrovskaya, Costanza
Giorgio Misseri, Il marchese