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ViennaParsifal

Wagner: Parsifal
Hartmut Haenchen; Alvis Hermanis; Vienna State Opera; Kristīne Jurjāne; Matthias Goerne; Boaz Daniel; Marina Prudenskaya

BerlinAida

Aida
Verdi: Aida
Giampaolo Bisanti; Benedikt von Peter; Deutsche Oper Berlin; Katrin Wittig; Lene Schwind; Anna Smirnova; Stefano La Colla

LeipzigDornröschen [all performances until 20th April CANCELLED]New production

Dornröschen [all performances until 20th April CANCELLED]
Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty
Jeroen Verbruggen; Leipziger Ballett; Felix Bender; Andrea Sanguineti; Chiara Stephenson; Charlie Le Mindu

LeipzigLamento [all performances until 20th April CANCELLED]

Lamento [all performances until 20th April CANCELLED]
Various, Górecki
Mario Schröder; Leipziger Ballett; Christoph Gedschold; Paul Zoller

StrasbourgCosì fan tutte

Così fan tutte
Mozart: Così fan tutte
Jacques Lacombe; David Hermann; Opéra National du Rhin; Jo Schramm; Bettina Walter; Gemma Lois Summerfield; Ambroisine Bré

ViennaDer Freischütz

Weber: Der Freischütz
Axel Kober; Christian Räth; Vienna State Opera; Gary McCann; Camilla Nylund; Andreas Schager

MulhouseCosì fan tutte

Così fan tutte
Mozart: Così fan tutte
Jacques Lacombe; David Hermann; Opéra National du Rhin; Jo Schramm; Bettina Walter; Gemma Lois Summerfield; Ambroisine Bré
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François Girard's new Fliegende Holländer disappoints at The Met

Evgeny Nikitin (Holländer) © Ken Howard | Met Opera
François Girard’s production presents the moody, stormy atmosphere of Norwegian seascapes with stunning visuals, but offers few fresh ideas on the doomed love between the Dutchman and Senta.
***11
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Puccini is Calaf in Wiener Staatsoper's Turandot

Roberto Alagna (Puccini/Calaf) © Wiener Staatsoper | Michael Pöhn
A pleasurable evening of surprises in Marco Arturo Marelli’s Turandot.
****1
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More glitter than gold: the Berliner Staatsoper's new Rosenkavalier

Camilla Nylund (Marschallin) © Ruth Walz

Another opera novice struggles in the Staatsoper's new Rosenkavalier, while Zubin Mehta's leaden conducting proves a burden.

***11
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A humorous and entertaining Hansel and Gretel in Dublin

Raymond Keane (Night Watchman), Raphaela Mangan, Miriam Murphy, Ben McAteer, Amy Ní Fhearraigh © Patrick Redmond
A humorous and clever take on Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel in the Abbey Theatre in Dublin. Good singing and acting in directors, Ahern and Lovett's interesting production. 
***11
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Daniel Proietto's RASA premieres at Ballet Vlaanderen

RASA © Filip Van Roe
An operatic deconstruction of La Bayadère in Ghent that has ingenuity and flair but is also over-stretched.
***11
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COC's visually arresting Hänsel und Gretel brimming with ideas

Simone Osborne (Gretel), Emily Fons (Hänsel) and Michael Colvin (Witch) © Michael Cooper
Leaving unresolved loose ends aside and viewed from a child’s perspective, Joel Ivany’s new Hänsel und Gretel at the Canadian Opera Company it’s a fun night at the opera.
***11
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Garanča glows in The Met's Damnation de Faust

Elīna Garanča © Ken Howard | Met Opera
Edward Gardner's conducting brings out the nuances of Berlioz's complex score, but The Met's concert staging lacks theatrical thrust.
***11
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