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LeipzigDie Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)

Mozart: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Christoph Gedschold; Ralf Nürnberger; Oper Leipzig; Yadegar Asisi; Claudia Rühle; Patrick Vogel; Olena Tokar

BerlinEine Frau, die weiß, was sie will!

Straus: Eine Frau, die weiss, was sie will (A woman who knows what she wants)
Adam Benzwi; Barrie Kosky; Komische Oper Berlin; Pavel B. Jiracek; Katrin Kath; Diego Leetz; Dagmar Manzel

LeipzigCarmen

Bizet: Carmen
Matthias Foremny; Lindy Hume; Oper Leipzig; Dan Potra; Kathrin Göring; Sébastien Guèze

LeipzigIl trovatoreNew production

© Oper Leipzig
Verdi: Il trovatore
Antonino Fogliani; Jakob Peters-Messer; Oper Leipzig; Christoph Gedschold; Markus Meyer; Sven Bindseil; Dario Solari

BerlinAnatevka

Bock: Fiddler on the Roof
Koen Schoots; Barrie Kosky; Komische Oper Berlin; Rufus Didwiszus; Klaus Bruns; Diego Leetz; Jan Freese

BerlinDer ZigeunerbaronNew production

Strauss II: Der Zigeunerbaron (The Gypsy Baron)
Stefan Soltész; Tobias Kratzer; Komische Oper Berlin; Rainer Sellmaier; Bernd Purkrabek; Ulrich Lenz

BerlinDie Perlen der Cleopatra

Straus: The Pearls of Cleopatra
Adam Benzwi; Barrie Kosky; Komische Oper Berlin; Rufus Didwiszus; Victoria Behr; Diego Leetz; Otto Pichler

LeipzigSnow White

Lange: Snow White
Felix Bender; Patrick Rohbeck; Oper Leipzig; Alexander J Mudlagk; Sandra Maxheimer; Jennifer Zein
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Seattle Opera delivers Dove's Flight with panache

Seattle Opera do full justice to Dove and De Angelis's comic opera with a dark twist, filming it in the city's Museum of Flight.
****1
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A marriage crisis turned action comedy: Figaro in Berlin

Part of a new Da-Ponte trilogy, Le nozze di Figaro premieres online at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden Berlin
****1
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Göteborg Opera's gleaming new Siegfried, pandemic style

Forced to shift to online for the third episode of its Ring cycle, Göteborg Opera delivers absorbing new production by Stephen Langridge.
****1
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La traviata's dazzling return to Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour

Fireworks, party boats, Violetta swooping from a giant chandelier: soprano Stacey Alleaume triumphs in this magnificent restaging of Francesca Zambello's spectacular waterfront La traviata.  
****1
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Seeing double: Bluebeard’s Castle at Opéra de Lyon

A controversial new production of Bluebeard's Castle by Andriy Zholdak in which Bartók's opera is played out twice... 
**111
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Christof Loy’s Lonely Hearts Club at Oper Frankfurt

This is no Liederabend with singers taking their turn to file up to the piano. It’s a fully staged drama in which baritone Vladislav Sulimsky’s character reflects on his past loves and losses.
*****
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A “Spanish hour” in Kensington with Ravel and Grange Park Opera

Editor Ben Willis almost convinced me that two grown men could fit inside grandfather clocks
****1
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Il turco in Italia in Naples: nostalgia for the good old days

A concert performance makes our reviewer at the Teatro San Carlo pine for a return to staged opera. 
***11
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