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LeipzigTristan und IsoldeNew production

Tristan und Isolde
Wagner: Tristan und Isolde
Ulf Schirmer; Enrico Lübbe; Oper Leipzig; Etienne Pluss; Linda Redlin; Meagan Miller; Daniel Kirch

ViennaDie Walküre

Wagner: Die Walküre
Ádám Fischer; Sven-Eric Bechtolf; Vienna State Opera; Rolf Glittenberg; Marianne Glittenberg; Andreas Schager; Ain Anger

ViennaSiegfried

Wagner: Siegfried
Ádám Fischer; Sven-Eric Bechtolf; Vienna State Opera; Rolf Glittenberg; Marianne Glittenberg; Stephen Gould; Herwig Pecoraro

DüsseldorfAlcinaNew production

Handel: Alcina
Axel Kober; Lotte de Beer; Deutsche Oper am Rhein; Christof Hetzer; Jorine van Beek; Jacquelyn Wagner; Maria Kataeva

CologneTurandot

Puccini: Turandot
Christoph Gedschold; Lydia Steier; Oper Köln; Momme Hinrichs; Ursula Kudrna; Anna Smirnova; Catherine Foster
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La Cenerentola in Edinburgh: comic direction to savour

Taylor Stayton, Nikolay Borchev, Michèle Losier, Renato Girolami © Xavi Montojo
Herheim pulls us in unexpected directions, makes us laugh and makes us think as we enjoy fine Rossinian music and singing in Opéra de Lyon's production.
****1
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Between two worlds: Wozzeck in Düsseldorf

Cornel Frey (Andres) and Bo Skovhus (Wozzeck) © Karl Forster
Stefan Herheim's eagerly awaited production of Berg's Wozzeck distances us from the emotional heart of the tragedy by portraying the story as a hallucinatory death-room experience.
****1
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Vinke’s smiling hero saves an otherwise sluggish Siegfried

Stefan Vinke (Siegfried) © Wiener Staatsoper GmbH | Michael Pöhn
Stefan Vinke was a convincing, petulant, pouty Siegfried in the third episode in Wagner's Ring cycle in Vienna.
***11
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Peter Schneider takes the Valkyries on a wild ride in Vienna

Jongmin Park (Hunding) © Wiener Staatsoper GmbH / Michael Pohn
Sven-Eric Bechtolf’s minimalist staging brought the protagonists’ complicated psychological interaction into focus but to the detriment of Wagner’s myth and magic.
***11
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Die Walküre: ein erster Höhepunkt im neuen Wiener Opernjahr

Iréne Theorin (Brünnhilde) und Tomasz Konieczny (Wotan) © Wiener Staatsoper GmbH | Michael Pöhn
Gelungene Haus- und Rollendebüts sowie ein nuancenreiches Orchester tragen zu einer ganz besonderen Walküre bei.
****1
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