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AthensFalstaffNew production

Verdi: Falstaff
Pier Giorgio Morandi; Stephen Langridge; Greek National Opera; George Souglides; Peter Mumford; Greek National Opera Orchestra

MadridLa Dolores

Bretón: La Dolores
Guillermo García Calvo; Amelia Ochandiano; Teatro de la Zarzuela; Ricardo Sánchez Cuerda; Jesús Ruiz; Juan Gómez-Cornejo; Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid

BudapestWar and PeaceNew production

Prokofiev: War and Peace
Alan Buribayev; Calixto Bieito; Hungarian State Opera; Rebecca Ringst; Ingo Krügler; Michael Bauer; Hungarian State Opera Orchestra

PragueThe Bartered BrideNew production

Smetana: The Bartered Bride
Jaroslav Kyzlink; Alice Nellis; Prague National Theatre Opera; David Švec; Matěj Cibulka; Kateřina Štefková

AmsterdamGiulio Cesare in EgittoNew production

Handel: Giulio Cesare in Egitto, (Julius Caesar in Egypt) HWV 17
Emmanuelle Haïm; Calixto Bieito; Dutch National Opera; Rebecca Ringst; Ingo Krügler; Michael Bauer; Le Concert d'Astrée

PragueIl barbiere di SivigliaNew production

Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia
Jaroslav Kyzlink; Magdalena Švecová; Prague National Theatre Opera; Jan Chalupecky; Marek Šedivý; David Janošek; Kateřina Štefková

GenevaParsifalNew production

Wagner: Parsifal
Jonathan Nott; Michael Thalheimer; Grand Théâtre de Genève; Henrik Ahr; Michaela Barth; Stefan Bolliger; Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
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Tim Albery's Tannhäuser gets a second revival at the ROH

Albery's production allows the opera to speak for itself, although sluggish pacing in the pit detract from the musical merits of this revival. 
***11
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Chabrier’s L’Étoile is a box of zany effervescent delight at the RCS

The spirited principals and chorus of the Royal Conservatoire Scotland are directed by PF Harris in Chabrier’s fizzing opéra bouffe.

****1
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Peace and War: a Hungarian victory for Bieito’s bold production

Calixto Bieito takes on Prokofiev's Tolstoy epic – and wins in the opera's Hungarian premiere. 
*****
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Zest and spirit in Adams' Girls of the Golden West in Los Angeles

John Adams' opera, in its third revision since its 2017, receives an outstanding concert performance in Walt Disney Concert Hall under the composer's baton. 
****1
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COC's sexed up Figaro: beautifully sung, creepily funny

The COC revival of its 2016 production of Le nozze di Figaro is still rooted in Claus Guth’s gloomy Scandinavia but it’s lightened up to become much sexier and funnier.
****1
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Hilarious Périchole sends up Austrian political scandals

“Lima darf nicht Österreich werden!” Offenbach's operetta is set in Lima, but really it’s Vienna in director Nikolaus Habjan uproarious production. 
****1
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Tan Dun's Buddha Passion fails to provide enlightenment

Tan Dun conducts the LPO in the UK premiere of his Buddha Passion, hyped as “without precedent in the Western concert hall”. 
**111
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