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Performer: Staatsorchester Stuttgart

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StuttgartLohengrin

Simone Schneider (Elsa) © Matthias Baus
Wagner: Lohengrin
Cornelius Meister; Árpád Schilling; Oper Stuttgart; Raimund Orfeo Voigt; Tina Kloempken; Daniel Behle; Okka von der Damerau

StuttgartDer Freischütz

Weber: Der Freischütz
Thomas Guggeis; Achim Freyer; Oper Stuttgart; Laura Wilde; Josefin Feiler

StuttgartBorisNew production

Mussorgsky, Newski
Titus Engel; Paul-Georg Dittrich; Oper Stuttgart; Jana Findeklee; Lena Schmid; Adam Palka; Elmar Gilbertsson

StuttgartIphigénie en Tauride

Gluck: Iphigénie en Tauride
Stefano Montanari; Krzysztof Warlikowski; Oper Stuttgart; Małgorzata Szczęśniak; Amanda Majeski; Johannes Kammler

StuttgartRigoletto

Verdi: Rigoletto
Giuliano Carella; Jossi Wieler; Oper Stuttgart; Bert Neumann; Nina von Mechow; Roland Wood; Beate Ritter
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In Konwitschny's modern Medea, monsters are made by men

Sebastian Kohlhepp (Jason) and Cornelia Ptassek (Medea) © Thomas Aurin
Director Peter Konwitschny's staging of Cherubini's Medea critiques rejection and mistreatment of refugees. A strong new German translation and a talented cast make this a must-see.
****1
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Rousseau and a boxing ring: Ariodante in Stuttgart

Ariodante in Stuttgart © Christoph Kalscheuer
In Jussi Wieler and Sergio Morabito’s pugilistic production of Ariodante, the singers needed as much physical and gymnastic dexterity as vocal finesse.
***11
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Sex and violence in the ghetto: Pique Dame

Shigeo Ishino (Yeletsky), Erin Caves (Herman) and Helene Schneiderman © A.T. Schaefer
Oper Stuttgart’s new production of The Queen of Spades (Pique-Dame) pushes a directorial tendency to update opera to a modern setting to an extreme.
***11
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Devil in the detail: Gounod's Faust in Stuttgart

Atalla Ayan (Faust) and Adam Palka (Méphistophélès) © Thomas Aurin
A thrilling new staging of Gounod's opera from the team that brought Bayreuth its current Ring, with musical rewards to match.
*****
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Modern terror: Salome in Stuttgart

Director Kirill Serebrennikov gives us a frightening new reality of the modern world beset by war and terrorism in his reimagining of Strauss's Salome
****1
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