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MunichUn ballo in maschera

© Wilfried Hösl
Verdi: Un ballo in maschera
Paolo Carignani; Johannes Erath; Bavarian State Opera; Heike Scheele; Gesine Völlm; Joseph Calleja; Vladislav Sulimsky

MunichParsifal

© Wilfried Hösl
Wagner: Parsifal
Franz Welser-Möst; Pierre Audi; Bavarian State Opera; Georg Baselitz; Florence von Gerkan; Sir Simon Keenlyside; Derek Welton

MunichLa traviata

© Wilfried Hösl
Verdi: La traviata
Andrea Battistoni; Günter Krämer; Bavarian State Opera; Andreas Reinhardt; Carlo Diappi; Rosa Feola; Frédéric Antoun
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MunichDie VögelNew production

Caroline Wettergreen (Nachtigall) © Wilfried Hösl
Braunfels: The Birds (Die Vögel)
Ingo Metzmacher; Frank Castorf; Bavarian State Opera; Aleksandar Denić; Adriana Braga Peretzki; Lothar Baumgarte; Wolfgang Koch
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Pierre Audi’s new Parsifal grinds the gears in Munich

Nina Stemme (Kundry) © Ruth Walz
Instead of telling a story of spiritual enlightenment and ultimate redemption through faith, Pierre Audi's reading is bereft of mystery and magic.
****1
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A dazzling Semiramide at the Royal Opera

Joyce DiDonato (Semiramide) © ROH | Bill Cooper
Lengthy but full of melodic invention, Semiramide finally made her triumphant return to the Royal Opera in David Alden's fine new production.
****1
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Tainted Love: a passionate Hungarian double bill in Hackney

Adrienn Miksch (Judith) and Bálint Szabó (Szabo) © Anett Kállay-Tóth
A double bill of operas that were literally made for each other, Péter Eötvös wrote his one act masterpiece Senza sangue in 2015 to act as a partner piece for Bartók's Duke Bluebeard’s Castle.
*****
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Agrippina meets Dynasty in Antwerp

Agrippina © Annemarie Augustijns
Opera Vlaanderen revives a production of Handel's Agrippina based on American soap operas of the 1980s.
****1
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Gerald Finley stars in Adriana Lecouvreur

© Catherine Ashmore | ROH
Gerald Finley's velvet baritone lights up this revival of David McVicar's production of Cilea's murder story
***11
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Eötvös' Senza Sangue: at last, a real partner for Bluebeard's Castle

Péter Eötvös conceived his opera Senza Sangue (Without Blood) as a complement to Bartók's Bluebeard's Castle. Dmitri Tcherniakov has now staged and designed Senza Sangue together with Bluebeard's Castle for Staatsoper Hamburg.
*****
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