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BarcelonaI puritani

Pretty Yende (Elvira) © A. Bofill
Bellini: I puritani
Christopher Franklin; Annilese Miskimmon; Gran Teatre del Liceu; Leslie Travers; Pretty Yende; Maria José Moreno

BarcelonaCandide - in concert

Candide - in concert
Bernstein: Candide
John DeMain; Gran Teatre del Liceu; Kathryn Lewek; Paul Appleby; Inés Moraleda; Doris Soffel

BarcelonaKáťa Kabanová

Káťa Kabanová
Janáček: Káťa Kabanová
Josep Pons; David Alden; Gran Teatre del Liceu; Charles Edwards; Jon Morrell; Patricia Racette; Nikolai Schukoff

BarcelonaL'italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers)

L'italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers)
Rossini: L'italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers)
Riccardo Frizza; Vittorio Borrelli; Gran Teatre del Liceu; Claudia Boasso; Santuzza Calì; Varduhi Abrahamyan; Maite Beaumont

BarcelonaMadama Butterfly

Madama Butterfly
Puccini: Madama Butterfly
Giampaolo Maria Bisanti; Moshe Leiser; Gran Teatre del Liceu; Lianna Haroutounian; Ainhoa Arteta; Jorge de Léon; Ramë Lahaj
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Vocal sparkle but a dull staging in the Liceu's Puritani

Pretty Yende (Elvira) © A. Bofill
I puritani returns to Barcelona’s Liceu with Annilese Miskimmon’s production. Javier Camerena and Pretty Yende lead the inauguration of the season with a fine example of romantic bel canto.
****1
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A forlorn Manon Lescaut arrives in Barcelona

Gregory Kunde (Des Grieux) and Liudmyla Monastyrska (Manon) © A. Bofill
Barcelona’s Gran Teatre del Liceu stages Puccini’s first great success as an operatic composer, Manon Lescaut with the stage direction of Davide Livermore. 
***11
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Radvanovsky y Álvarez triunfan en la noche de Kaufmann

Jonas Kaufmann and Sondra Radvanovsky © A. Bofill | Gran Teatre del Liceu
A spectacular cast makes this Andrea Chénier the great event of the Liceu's opera season.
****1
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An abstract tryst by moonlight at the Liceu

Iréne Theorin (Isolde) and Stefan Vinke (Tristan) © A. Bofill
The 2011 Lyon production, with an excellent orchestral and vocal performance, brings an austerely moonlit version of Tristan und Isolde to Barcelona.
****1
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A dark masquerade in Barcelona

Carlos Álvarez (Renato) and Piotr Beczała (Riccardo) © A. Bofill
A dark minimalist inspiration for Vincent Boussard’s co-production of the Boston version of Un ballo in maschera, returning to the Gran Teatre del Liceu after 16 years.
***11
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