Bachtrack logo

Performer: Opéra de Paris

Upcoming eventsSee more...

ParisLa traviata

Marina Rebeka (Violetta Valéry) © Emilie Brouchon | Opéra national de Paris
Verdi: La traviata
Dan Ettinger; Benoît Jacquot; Opéra de Paris; Sylvain Chauvelot; Christian Gasc; Marina Rebeka; Charles Castronovo

ParisDuke Bluebeard's Castle | La Voix humaine

Bartók, Poulenc
Ingo Metzmacher; Krzysztof Warlikowski; Opéra de Paris; Małgorzata Szczęśniak; Ekaterina Gubanova; John Relyea

ParisBenvenuto CelliniNew production

Berlioz: Benvenuto Cellini
Philippe Jordan; Terry Gilliam; Opéra de Paris; Katrina Lindsay; John Osborn; Pretty Yende

ParisParsifalNew production

Wagner: Parsifal
Philippe Jordan; Richard Jones; Opéra de Paris; Ultz; Mimi Jordan Sherin; Anja Kampe; Andreas Schager

ParisL'Heure espagnole | Gianni Schicchi

Ravel, Puccini
Maxime Pascal; Laurent Pelly; Opéra de Paris; Florence Evrard; Nicolas Courjal; Clémentine Margaine
Latest reviewsSee more...

"It must be so": Handel's Jephtha

Ian Bostridge (Jephtha) and Katherine Watson (Iphis) © Monika Rittershaus | Opéra national de Paris
Claus Guth's production of Handel's last oratorio lands in Paris, where William Christie leads Les Arts Florissants and a stellar cast. 
****1
Read more

Stéphanie d'Oustrac shines as Sesto in Paris

Stéphanie d'Oustrac (Sesto) and Ramón Vargas (Tito) © Sébastien Mathé | Opéra national de Paris
Marble and solitude: Willy Decker's view of La clemenza di Tito is revived with a strong cast at L'Opéra de Paris.
***11
Read more

Gold-plated cast compensates for frosty staging

Elīna Garanča (Eboli) © Agathe Poupeney | Opéra de Paris
Krzysztof Warlikowski’s new Paris staging of Verdi's epic Don Carlos is cold and glassy, but the vocal performances at the Bastille more than compensate.
***11
Read more

Netrebko in majestic form as Tatyana in Paris Onegin

Peter Mattei (Onegin) and Anna Netrebko (Tatyana) © Guergana Damianova | Opéra National de Paris
In April, Peter Mattei and Anna Netrebko were starring together in Eugene Onegin at the Metropolitan Opera. Less than a month later and they are reunited in Paris in Willy Decker's staging.
***11
Read more

Rites of Spring: Tcherniakov embraces Rimsky

Elena Manistina (Spring Beauty) and Aida Garifullina (Snegurochka) © Elisa Haberer | Opéra National de Paris
This Paris production of The Snow Maiden proves that director Dmitri Tcherniakov is today's greatest champion of Rimsky-Korsakov's operas. 
****1
Read more