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Performer: Valentina Naforniţă

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BerlinOrfeo ed Euridice

Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice
Marc Minkowski; Jürgen Flimm; Staatsoper Berlin; Frank Gehry; Florence von Gerkan; Victoria Randem; Valentina Naforniţă

ParisCarmen

Bizet: Carmen
Keri-Lynn Wilson; Calixto Bieito; Opéra national de Paris; Alfons Flores; Mercè Paloma; Varduhi Abrahamyan; Charles Castronovo
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A spirited Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Wiener Staatsoper

Lawrence Zazzo (Oberon) and Erin Morley (Tytania) © Michael Pöhn | Wiener Staatsoper GmbH
Countertenor Lawrence Zazzo is more than at home in the role of Oberon, and possesses a vocal quality ideal for the scheming king of the fairies, simultaneously eerie and seductive.
****1
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Bringing a picnic to the poltergeist

Luca Pisaroni (Leporello) © Wiener Staatsoper | Michael Pöhn
Jean-Louis Martinoty’s scenically seductive Don Giovanni comes as a welcome relief from recent Regietheater aberrations. 
***11
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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
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Don Giovanni escapes the flames in Salzburg

According to director Sven-Eric Bechtolf,  Don Giovanni’s divine retribution for a life of pure evil and insatiable fornication is just more of the same.
***11
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La bohème a chilly disappointment in Vienna

Despite Angel Blue and Ryan Speedo Green, this revival of Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production lacked vocal colour.
**111
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A routine Fidelio in Vienna

Klaus Florian Vogt’s Florestan redeems an otherwise disappointing Fidelio in Otto Schenk's timeless production.
***11
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