Dateline

Dateline     

by TRISTAN KRAFT     

METROPOLITAN OPERA (Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 212-362-6000;   www.metopera.org )
Jan. 2 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Machaidze, Murray, Te Kanawa; Brownlee, Muraro; Abel, Pelly/Räth,
     Thomas/Pelly
Jan. 3 Hansel and Gretel (Humperdinck). Coote, Kurzak, Martens; Brubaker, D. Croft; Ticciati, Jones, Macfarlane
Jan. 4 The Enchanted Island (pasticcio). DiDonato, de Niese, Oropesa; Daniels, Domingo, Costanzo, Pisaroni;
     W. Christie, McDermott, Crouch/Pollard
Jan. 5 Faust (Gounod). Poplavskaya, K. Lindsey; Calleja, Petean, Furlanetto; Altinoglu, McAnuff, Brill/Tazewell
Jan. 6 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Same as Jan. 2
Jan. 7m Hansel and Gretel (Humperdinck). Same as Jan. 3
Jan. 7 The Enchanted Island (pasticcio). Same as Jan. 4
Jan. 9 Faust (Gounod). Same as Jan. 5 exc. Alagna for Calleja
Jan. 10 Tosca (Puccini). Racette; Alagna, Gagnidze; Franck, Bondy/Zvulun, Peduzzi/ Canonero
Jan. 12 The Enchanted Island (pasticcio). Same as Jan. 4
Jan. 13 Faust (Gounod). Same as Jan. 5
Jan. 14m Tosca (Puccini). Same as Jan. 10
Jan. 14 The Enchanted Island (pasticcio). Same as Jan. 4 exc. Costanzo for Daniels
Jan. 16 Faust (Gounod). Same as Jan. 5
Jan. 17 The Enchanted Island (pasticcio). Same as Jan. 4
Jan. 18 Tosca (Puccini). Same as Jan. 10 exc. R. D. Smith for Alagna, J. Morris for Gagnidze
Jan. 19 Faust (Gounod). Same as Jan. 5
Jan. 21m The Enchanted Island (pasticcio). Same as Jan. 4
Jan. 21 Tosca (Puccini). Same as Jan. 18
Jan. 24 Tosca (Puccini). Same as Jan. 18
Jan. 25 The Enchanted Island (pasticcio). Same as Jan. 4
Jan. 27 Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Voigt, Harmer, Meier; J. H. Morris, Paterson, König; Luisi, Lepage, Fillion/
     St-Aubin
Jan. 28m Tosca (Puccini). Same as Jan. 18 exc. Álvarez for R. D. Smith
Jan. 28 The Enchanted Island (pasticcio). Same as Jan. 14
Jan. 30 The Enchanted Island (pasticcio). Same as Jan. 4
Jan. 31 Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Same as Jan. 27 exc. Gould for J. H. Morris 

ACADEMY OF VOCAL ARTS OPERA THEATRE (Kimmel Center, Philadelphia; Centennial Hall,
     Haverford School, 215-735-1685;  
www.avaopera.org)
Jan. 26 Oberto (Verdi). Cast TBA; Macatsoris. Also 27 (Philadelphia); 31 (Haverford). In concert

ARIZONA OPERA (Phoenix Symphony Hall; Tucson Music Hall, 602-266-7464;  www.azopera.com)
Jan. 27 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Li/Ji. Gardner, Zifchak; Diegel, Ja. Gardner; Rescigno, McIntyre, A. T. Jones
     Co. Also 28, 29m (Phoenix); Feb. 4, 5m (Tucson)

AUSTIN LYRIC OPERA (Long Center for the Performing Arts, 512-472-5992;  www.austinlyricopera.org)
Jan. 28 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Also Feb. 3, 5m

BRONX OPERA COMPANY (Lovinger Theatre, Lehman College; Kaye Playhouse, Hunter College,
      New York, 718-365-4209;  
www.bronxopera.org)
Jan. 14 The Poisoned Kiss (Vaughan Williams). Cast TBA; Kramer/Spierman, Spierman, George/Zeder.
     Also 15m (Lovinger Theatre); 21, 22m (Kaye Playhouse)

CALGARY OPERA (Jubilee Auditorium, 403-262-7286; www.calgaryopera.com)
Jan. 28 Moby-Dick (Heggie). DiMaria; Heppner, Polegato, Welsh, Ainsworth, McGillivray, Clark; Zeitouni, Foglia,
     Brill/Greenwood. Also Feb. 1

CANADIAN OPERA COMPANY (Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto,
     800-250-4653; 
www.coc.ca)
Jan. 21m Tosca (Puccini). Pieczonka/Makerov; Ventre/Arancam, Delavan; Carignani, P. Curran, Knight. Also 25,
     29m, 31, Feb. 3, 5m, 7, 9, 11, 13, 16, 21, 23, 25

DICAPO OPERA THEATRE (Dicapo Theatre, New York, 212-288-9438; www.dicapo.com)
Jan. 26 The Consul (Menotti). Cast TBA; Vekshtein, Capasso, Farrell/TBA. Also 28, Feb. 3, 5m

FLORIDA GRAND OPERA (Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Miami; Broward Center
     for the Performing Arts, Ft. Lauderdale, 800-741-1010; 
www.fgo.org)
Jan. 21 La Rondine (Puccini). Caballero, Winters; Ribeiro, Shirley/Barbato; Tebar, Bowie, Funicello/Kirkpatrick. Also
     24, 27, 29m, Feb. 1, 4 (Miami)
Jan. 28 Rigoletto (Verdi). Gilmore, D. B. Miller; Walters, Fabiano, Aceto; Bisantz, Buchman, Klein/Haith & Malabar,
     Ltd. Also 31, Feb. 3, 5m, 8, 11 (Miami); Feb. 16, 18 (Ft. Lauderdale)

HAWAII OPERA THEATRE (Blaisdell Concert Hall, Honolulu, 800-836-7372; www.hawaiiopera.org)
Jan. 27 Aida (Verdi). L. Phillips, M. Phillips; Duval, Kelsey, Gangestad, TBA; Torzs, Akina, Beck/H. Rogers. Also
     29m, 31

HOUSTON GRAND OPERA (Wortham Theater Center, 713-228-6737; www.houstongrandopera.org)
Jan. 27 La Traviata (Verdi). Shagimuratova; Lomelí, Meoni; Summers, Slater, Heeley/Clark. Also 29m, Feb. 1, 4,
     10, 12m

LONG BEACH OPERA (Warner Grand Theatre, San Pedro, 562-432-5934; www.longbeachopera.org)
Jan. 29m Maria de Buenos Aires (Piazzolla). P. Southwell; G. Gonzalez, Luke; Mitisek, Mitisek, Mitisek/TBA. Also
     Feb. 4

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO (Civic Opera House, 312-332-2244; www.lyricopera.org)
Jan. 4m Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Cabell, K. Kim; Castronovo/Shrader, Degout, Groissböck, Rosel; A. Davis,
     Everding/Lata, Zimmermann/Kalanke. Also 8m, 10, Jan. 4m, 6, 9, 11, 14, 20m, 22m
Jan. 21 Aida (Verdi). Radvanovsky/H. He, Grove/Smirnova; Giordani/Berti, Hawkins/Kelsey, Kocán, Boyer;
     R. Palumbo, Joël/Lata, Halmen. Also 25, 28, 31, Feb. 3m, 8m, Mar. 6, 10, 15m, 19, 22, 25m

LYRIC OPERA VIRGINIA (Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, Virginia Beach; Steward School,
     Richmond; Ferguson Center, Newport News, 757-446-6666; 
 www.lyricoperavirginia.org)
Jan. 6 The King and I (Rodgers). Also 8m (Virginia Beach); 20, 22m (Richmond); 27, 29m (Newport News)

MADISON OPERA (Overture Center for the Performing Arts, 608-258-4141; www.madisonopera.org)
Jan. 26 Galileo Galilei (Glass). Guarrine, Apple, Frank, DeMain; Joyner, Peterson, Edgemon, Arnold; Kuo, Parry,
     Steele/Brown-Larimore. Also 27, 28, 29m

MINNESOTA OPERA (Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, St. Paul,
     612-333-6669; 
www.mnopera.org)
Jan. 28 Werther (Massenet). Constantinescu, Mortellaro; Valenti/Glueckert, Preisser; Campestrini, Newbury,
     Moyer/Jahn. Also 31, Feb. 2, 4, 5m

NEW YORK LYRIC OPERA THEATRE (Symphony Space, New York,
     646-755-8043; 
www.newyorklyricopera.org
Jan. 28m Hansel and Gretel (Humperdinck)
Jan. 28m Manon (Massenet)
Jan. 28 Don Pasquale (Donizetti)
Jan. 28 Carmen (Bizet)

NORTH CAROLINA OPERA (Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts, Raleigh,
     919-792-3850;  
www.ncopera.org)
Jan. 19 Les Enfants Terribles (Glass). Cates, Rodin; McDevitt/P. Pierce; W. Southerland, Weiss, J. Jones/Martinsen.
     Also 20, 22m

OPERA CAROLINA (Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, Charlotte,
     704-372-1000; 
www.operacarolina.org)
Jan. 21 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Y. Lee, M. Thompson; Portari, Thomas; Meena, Swackhamer, Kaneko. Also 26,
     28, 29m

OPÉRA DE MONTRÉAL (Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, 514-985-2258; www.operademontreal.com)
Jan. 21 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Omura, Brioli; Gavin, Dahl; Colombo, Tomas, TBA. Also 24, 26, 28

OPERA IN THE HEIGHTS (Lambert Hall, Houston, 713-861-5303; www.operaintheheights.org)
Jan. 26 Anna Bolena (Donizetti). Zamora/Newton, Schwarzhaupt/N. Flores; G. Allen, Kroncke; Carreón-Robledo,
     Byrnes, R. Smith/Scheh. Also 27, 28, Feb. 2, 3, 4, 5m

OPERA LAFAYETTE (Kennedy Center, D.C.; Rose Theater, New York,
     202-546-9332; 
www.operalafayette.org)
Jan. 21 Le Roi et le Fermier (Monsigny). Labelle, van Doren, Ziegler; Allen, Sharp, Dolié, Thompson, Newman,
     Boutté; R. Brown, Rousselet, TBA. Also 26

OPERA LANCASTER (High Fine Arts Center; Fulton Theater, 717-872-3811;  www.operalancaster.org)
Jan. 6 Amahl and the Night Visitors (Menotti). Also 7, 8m, 8

OPERA MEMPHIS (Germantown Performing Arts Centre, 901-257-3100;  www.operamemphis.org)
Jan. 21 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Worra, Reiter, Vienneau; Armstrong, MacPherson, Dravitz; Osgood, Canty,
     Rom/C. Myers. Also 24

OPERA ORCHESTRA OF NEW YORK (Avery Fisher Hall, New York,
     212-799-1982; 
 www.operaorchestrany.org)
Jan. 29m Rienzi (Wagner). Matos, Chauvet; Storey, TBA, Pershall, Cedel; Queler (in concert)

OPERA TAMPA (Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 800-955-1045;  www.operatampa.org)
Jan. 27 Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni). Nassif, D. Pierce; Piper, Corvino. Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Nassif; Piper,
     Corvino, K. Harris; Coppola, Shell, TBA. Also 29m

PENSACOLA OPERA (Saenger Theatre, 850-433-6737; www.pensacolaopera.com)
Jan. 20 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Dukach, Quagliata; Vania, McKern; J. Shannon, Marrero, Rusnak/Ayotte.
     Also 22m

PITTSBURGH OPERA (Benedum Center, 412-456-6666; www.pittsburghopera.org)
Jan. 28 Hansel and Gretel (Humperdinck). Lauricella, Vinnik, Loutsion; Oliver; G. Lewis, Huffman, Rizzotti/West.
     Also 31, Feb. 3, 5m

RICHARD RODGERS THEATRE (New York, 800-755-4000;  www.porgyandbessonbroadway.com)
Jan. 12 The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess (Gershwin). Ongoing through July 8

SAN DIEGO OPERA (Civic Theatre, 619-533-7000;  www.sdopera.com)
Jan. 28 Salome (R. Strauss). Lindstrom, Mishura; Glassman, Grimsley; Bedford, S. Curran, Schwengl. Also 31, Feb.
     3, 5m

SEATTLE OPERA (Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 800-426-1619;  www.seattleopera.org)
Jan. 14 Attila (Verdi). Garcia/Shafajinskaia; Relyea/Kares, Palombi/Rawls, Vratogna; Montanaro, Uzan,
     Edwards/Burgess. Also 18, 21, 22m, 25, 28

UTAH OPERA (Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City, 801-533-6683;  www.utahopera.org)
Jan. 21 Rigoletto (Verdi). Shafer, Gunlogson; Lebron, McPherson, E. Jordan; Tweten, Faircloth, Deegan &
     Conly/Allred. Also 23, 25, 27, 29m

VIRGINIA OPERA (Harrison Opera House, Norfolk; Carpenter Theatre, Richmond; GMU Center for
     the Arts, Fairfax, 866-673-7282; 
 www.vaopera.org)
Jan. 28 Orphée (Glass). Jakubiak, Buck; Worth, Lentz, S. Jarvi, Helfrich, Lieberman/Voyce. Also Feb. 1, 3, 5m
     (Norfolk); 10, 12m (Fairfax); 17, 19m (Richmond)
 

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BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER (Nationaltheater, Munich, 49 89 21 85 19 20; www.bayerische.staatsoper.de)
Jan. 3 L'Elisir d'Amore (Donizetti). Also 7
Jan. 5 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 8, 11
Jan. 14 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart). Also 18, 21
Jan. 15 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also 19, 22, 26 29

CHÂTELET: THÉÂTRE MUSICAL DE PARIS (33 1 40 28 28 40;  www.chatelet-theatre.com)
Jan. 1m The Sound of Music (Rodgers)

DE NEDERLANDSE OPERA (Amsterdam, 31 20 625 54 55;  www.dno.nl)
Jan. 12 The Nightingale and Other Short Fables (Stravinsky). Also 14m, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22m

DEN NORSKE OPERA (Oslo, 47 21 42 21 21;  www.operaen.no)
Jan. 2 Macbeth (Verdi). Also 6, 10
Jan. 13 El Cimarrón (Henze). Also 15, 17, 19, 21
Jan. 20 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 21, 23, 24, 30, 31, Feb. 4, 8, 9, 11, 12, 18, 20, 25m, 28, 29, Mar. 2

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 343 84 343;  www.deutscheoperberlin.de)
Jan. 3 La Bohème (Puccini)
Jan. 4 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Also May 5, June 8, 14
Jan. 6 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 14, Mar. 30, Apr. 1
Jan. 7 Turandot (Puccini). Also 13, Feb. 23, 26, Mar. 3, 7
Jan. 15 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 24, 28, Mar. 11, 24, Apr. 4, 18, May 4, June 3, 10
Jan. 21 Tosca (Puccini). Also 27, Mar. 31, Apr. 5, June 13, 16
Jan. 22 Tancredi (Rossini). Also 26, Feb. 1, 4
Jan. 29 La Traviata (Verdi). Also Feb. 3, 10, Apr. 7, 13, May 31, June 2, 7

ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA (London Coliseum, 44 871 911 0200;  www.eno.org)
Jan. 28 Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). Also Feb. 1, 4, 11, 17, 24, 27

FESTSPIELHAUS BADEN-BADEN (49 72 2130 13101;  www.festspielhaus.de)
Jan. 14m Die Schneekönigin (Hilsberg). Also 15m (for children)

FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA (Helsinki, 358 9 4030 2211;  www.opera.fi)
Jan. 3 La Rondine (Puccini). Also 5, 13, 18
Jan. 7 Il Viaggio a Reims (Rossini). Also 12, 14, 17, 19, 21, 24, 26

FLANDERS OPERA (Ghent Opera House, 32 70 22 02 02; www.vlaamseopera.be)
Jan. 11 Il Viaggio a Reims (Rossini). Also 13, 15m, 18, 21 (Ghent)

GOTHENBURG OPERA (46 31 13 13 00;  www.opera.se)
Jan. 7m West Side Story (Bernstein). Also 8m, 8, 12, 13, 15m, 19, 20, 22, 25, 27, 28m, 28, Feb. 3, 5, 10, 11m, 11, 15, 17,
     18m, 18, 22, 23m, 26m, 28, Mar. 2, 3m, 3, 6
Jan. 11 Tosca (Puccini). Also 14, 17, 21, 26, 29m

GRAN TEATRE DEL LICEU (Barcelona, 34 93 485 99 13;  www.liceubarcelona.com)
Jan. 2 Linda di Chamounix (Donizetti). Also 4, 5, 7, 8m
Jan. 27 Il Burbero di Buon Cuore (Martín y Soler). Also 29m, 31, Feb. 2, 4, 6
Jan. 28 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 30, Feb. 1, 3

GRAND THÉÂTRE DE GENÈVE (Geneva, 41 22 418 31 30; www.geneveopera.ch)
Jan. 22 Richard III (Battistelli). Also 24, 26, 28, 30, Feb. 1

HAMBURGISCHE STAATSOPER (49 40 35 68 68;  www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de)
Jan. 7 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 10, 13, Jan. 7, 10
Jan. 8m Don Carlos (Verdi). Also 13, 29m
Jan. 15 Lear (Reimann). Also 18, 21, 24, 27, 30, Feb. 3
Jan. 17 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 22, Apr. 13, 17
Jan. 19 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Also 25, 31, June 1, 8
Jan. 28 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Also 3/1/2011

HUNGARIAN STATE OPERA HOUSE (Magyar Állami Operaház, Budapest,
     36 1 353 0170; 
 www.opera.hu)
Jan. 3 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 25, 27, 30, Jan. 3, 6, 11, 14
Jan. 4 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 7, 10, 13, 15m, 17, 20
Jan. 29 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also Feb. 1, 4, 9

ISRAELI OPERA (Tel Aviv Performing Arts Center, 972 3 692 7777;  www.israel-opera.co.il)
Jan. 12 Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Weill). Also 13m, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20m, 21, 27m, 28, 29
Jan. 24 Tosca (Puccini)
Jan. 26 The Child Dreams (Shohat)

KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 47 99 74 00;  www.komische-oper-berlin.de)
Jan. 3 Rusalka (Dvořák)
Jan. 4 Carmen (Bizet). Also 7, 13, 21, 27, July 4
Jan. 5 The Snow Queen (Valtinoni). Also 9m, 10m, 22m, 31m, Jan. 17, 19m, 26m
Jan. 8 Lear (Reimann)
Jan. 14 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 20, 22, 28, 30, Feb. 14
Jan. 15m The White Horse Inn (Benatzky)
Jan. 29 Der Freischütz (Weber). Also Feb. 4, 7, 21, Mar. 4, 9, 29, Apr. 4, July 6

MAGGIO MUSICALE FIORENTINO (Teatro Comunale, Florence,
     39 55 287222; 
 www.maggiofiorentino.com)
Jan. 18 Il Viaggio a Reims (Rossini). Also 20, 21, 22m, 24

MALMÖ OPERA (46 40 20 85 00; www.malmoopera.se)
Jan. 3 Karlsson on the Roof (Lindahl). Also 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 29 (for children)

NATIONAL THEATRE, PRAGUE (420 224 901 448; www.narodni-divadlo.cz)
Jan. 1 The Miracles of Mary (Martinů)
Jan. 8 L'Elisir d'Amore (Donizetti). Also Apr. 14m, 14, May 2, June 17m, 17
Jan. 14m Enchantia (Ivanović). Also 14, 15m, 15, 28m, 28, 29m, 29, Feb. 12m, 12
Jan. 25 The Jacobin (Dvořák). Also Feb. 22, Mar. 10m, 10, Apr. 22m, 22, May 14, June 2
Estates Theatre
Jan. 4 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 24, Feb. 5, 7, Mar. 7, Apr. 24
Jan. 6 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also Feb. 5m, 15, Mar. 1, Apr. 11, May 20m, 20
Jan. 12 Rinaldo (Handel). Also Feb. 12, Mar. 13, Apr. 1, May 5
Jan. 20 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also Feb. 3, 28, Mar. 15, Apr. 9m, 20, May 16, 27
Jan. 22 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart). Also Feb. 23, Mar. 8, 23, May 4
Kolowrat Theatre
Jan. 21 Tomorrow There Will Be… (Březina). Also 30, Mar. 9, Apr. 10

NEW NATIONAL THEATRE, TOKYO (81 3 5351 3011;  www.nntt.jac.go.jp)
Jan. 19 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 22m, 24m, 27, 29m

OPER FRANKFURT (49 69 212 49 49 4;  www.oper-frankfurt.de)
Jan. 1 Otello (Verdi). Also 6, 14, 22m, May 25, 27, June 16, 20, 29
Jan. 2 La Calisto (Cavalli). Also 4, 6, 7
Jan. 5 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 7, 28, Feb. 3, 16, June 15, 21, 23, 27, 30
Jan. 8m Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 12, 21
Jan. 13 Tosca (Puccini). Also 15, 27
Jan. 29 Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Also Feb. 5, 10, 18, 26, Mar. 3, June 17, July 1

OPER LEIPZIG (Opernhaus/Haus Dreilinden, 49 341 1261-275;  www.oper-leipzig.de)
Jan. 1 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Also 13, Apr. 15
Jan. 6 Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). Also Feb. 19
Jan. 8 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Wagner). Also 15, Feb. 11, Apr. 9
Jan. 14 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also Feb. 3, Mar. 10, Apr. 7
Jan. 20 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also May 4, 20
Jan. 22 Deutsches Miserere (Dessau)
Jan. 29 The Love for Three Oranges (Prokofiev). Also Feb. 16, May 28, June 3

OPÉRA COMIQUE (Salle Favart, Paris, 33 8 25 01 01 23; www.opera-comique.com)
Jan. 2 Amadis de Gaule (J. C. Bach). Also 4, 6, 8m

OPÉRA DE LYON (Place de la Comédie, 33 826 305 325; www.opera-lyon.org)
Jan. 11m Douce et Barbe-Bleue (Aboulker). Also 14
Jan. 27 Il Tabarro (Puccini)/Von Heute auf Morgen (Schoenberg). Also Feb. 1, 4, 10
Jan. 28 Suor Angelica (Puccini)/Sancta Susanna (Hindemith). Also 31, Feb. 5m, 9
Jan. 29m Gianni Schicchi (Puccini)/Eine Florentinische Tragödie (Zemlinsky). Also 30, Feb. 6, 8

OPÉRA DE MARSEILLE (Opéra Municipal, 33 4 91 55 11 10; opera.marseille.fr)
Jan. 3 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 5, 8m, 10

OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO (377 98 06 28 28; www.opera.mc)
Jan. 20 L’Enfant et les Sortilèges (Ravel)/La Navarraise (Massenet). Also 22m, 25, 27

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS (33 1 71 25 24 23; www.operadeparis.fr)
Opéra Bastille

Jan. 10 Manon (Massenet). Also 14, 18, 22m, 25, 28, Feb. 2, 5m, 10, 13
Jan. 19 The Queen of Spades (Tchaikovsky). Also 23, 26, 29m, 31, Feb. 3, 6
Jan. 27 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 30, Feb. 1, 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 20, 23
Palais Garnier
Jan. 27 La Cerisaie (Fénelon). World premiere. Also 30, Feb. 2, 5, 7, 10, 13

OPERA NORTH, U.K. (Various locations, 44 113 243 9999;  www.operanorth.co.uk)
Jan. 14 Giulio Cesare (Handel). Also 25, Feb. 7, 10, 16, 23, Mar. 1, 9
Jan. 28 Norma (Bellini). Also Feb. 4m, 9, 15, 17, 22, 25, 29, Mar. 3, 7, 10

OPÉRA ROYAL DE WALLONIE (Palais Opéra de Liège, 32 4 221 47 22; www.operaliege.be)
Jan. 7 La Fille de Madame Angot (Lecocq)
Jan. 27 La Vera Costanza (Haydn). Also 29m, 31, Feb. 2, 4

OPERNHAUS ZÜRICH (41 44 268 66 66; www.opernhaus.ch)
Jan. 1 Otello (Verdi). Also 5, 8, 21, 24
Jan. 1 Le Convenienze ed Inconvenienze Teatrali (Donizetti)/I Pazzi per Progetto (Donizetti). Also 2, 4, 7, May 8,
     June 3
Jan. 2m Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also Mar. 4m, 18m, Apr. 1m, 15m, May 5m, June 24m (for children)
Jan. 2 Le Comte Ory (Rossini). Also 8, 11, 15
Jan. 6 Palestrina (Pfitzner). Also 12
Jan. 21 Turandot (Puccini). Also 24, 26, 29, Feb. 1
Jan. 22 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Wagner). Also 28, Feb. 3, 5, 11, 14, 18

PALAU DE LES ARTS REINA SOFÍA (Valencia, 34 902 202 383;  www.lesarts.com)
Jan. 4 La Cenerentola (Rossini)
Jan. 27 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 29, Feb. 1, 4, 7, 9
Jan. 31 Iolanta (Tchaikovsky). In concert

POLISH NATIONAL OPERA (Teatr Wielki, Warsaw, 48 22 69 20 208; www.teatrwielki.pl)
Jan. 6 Nabucco (Verdi). Also 8, Apr. 4
Jan. 14 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 15, 18, 19, 20, 22

ROYAL DANISH OPERA (Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen, 45 33 69 69 69; www.kgl-teater.dk)
Jan. 2 Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni)/Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also 4, 8m, 10, 12, 22m, 24, 30, Feb. 2, 4
Jan. 17 Alceste (Gluck). Also 19, 21, 25, 27, 31, Feb. 3, 6

ROYAL OPERA, U.K. (Covent Garden, London, 44 20 7304 4000;  www.royalopera.org)
Jan. 1m Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Wagner). Also 4, 8
Jan. 2 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 6, 9, 17, 20, 23, 25
Jan. 21 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 24, 26, 28, 31, Feb. 3, 16, 18, 21, 23, 26, 29
Jan. 27 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 30, Feb. 2, 4, 7, 10, 13

ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA (Stockholm, 46 8 791 44 00;  www.operan.se)
Jan. 4 Carmen (Bizet). Also 11, Mar. 9, 14, 22, 27, 31m, Apr. 5, 10, 14m
Jan. 5 La Fanciulla del West (Puccini). Also 7m, 10, 13, 16, 19, 23, 25, 28m, 31
Jan. 6 Elektra (R. Strauss). Also 9, 18
Jan. 12 Messiah (Handel). Also 14m, 20, 26, 30, Feb. 1, 2, 3

SCOTTISH OPERA (On tour, 44 141 332 3321; www.scottishopera.org.uk)
Jan. 20 Betrothal in a Monastery (Prokofiev). Also 21, 26, 28

SEMPEROPER DRESDEN (49 351 4911 705; www.semperoper.de)
Jan. 1 Die Lustige Witwe (Lehár). Also 3, 6, 15, 28
Jan. 2 Tosca (Puccini). Also 13
Jan. 5 Capriccio (R. Strauss)
Jan. 7 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 8m, 8, 12, 29m, Feb. 5, 11, Mar. 17m, 17, 22, 29, 31, Apr. 21, June 30, July 1
Jan. 9 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Also 11, Feb. 18, 21

STAATSOPER UNTER DEN LINDEN (Schiller Theater, Berlin, 49 30 2035 4555;
      
 www.staatsoper-berlin.org)
Jan. 2 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart). Also 7, 10, 14, May 18, 20
Jan. 4 Orphée aux Enfers (Offenbach). Also 17, 19
Jan. 6 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 8m, 8
Jan. 7m Puss in Boots (Cui). Also 9m, 10m, 11m, 12m, 14m, 14, 15m, 16m, 17m, 18m, 19m, 20m, 21m, 21, 22m, 24m, 25m, 28m, 28, 29m (for children)
Jan. 15 Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno (Handel). Also 18, 21, 24, 27, 29m
Jan. 26 Montezuma (Graun). Also 28 (in concert)

STAATSTHEATER AM GARNERPLATZ (Munich, 49 089 21 85 19 60;
      
www.staatstheater-am-gaertnerplatz.de)
Jan. 2 Hänsel und Gretel (Humperdinck)
Jan. 3 Der Freischütz (Weber). Also 15, 28, Feb. 19
Jan. 4 The Fall of the House of Usher (Glass). Also 17, Feb. 15, Mar. 25
Jan. 7 The Bartered Bride (Smetana). Also 26, Feb. 2, 8
Jan. 8m The Mikado (Sullivan). Also 13, 18, Feb. 4, 16, Mar. 21, Apr. 2
Jan. 9 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also Apr. 4, 8, 14, June 7, 8
Jan. 19 L'Italiana in Algeri (Rossini). Also Feb. 5, Mar. 9, 14, Apr. 3, 9
Jan. 27 La Traviata (Verdi). Also May 2, 3, 5, 6

STAATSTHEATER STUTTGART (49 711 20 20 90;  www.staatstheater.stuttgart.de)
Jan. 5 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 8m, 13, 17, 21, 26, Feb. 6
Jan. 7 Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno (Handel). Also 16, 29, Feb. 11, 15, 18, 26, Mar. 14
Jan. 15 Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck). Also 18, 27, Feb. 4, 12
Jan. 22 La Sonnambula (Bellini). Also 25, 28, Feb. 3, 5, 22, Mar. 3, 6, 10, 13, 18

TEATRO ALLA SCALA (Milan, 39 02 72 003 744;  www.teatroallascala.org)
Jan. 4 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 8m, 12, 14
Jan. 15 Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also 17, 19, 21, 24, 27, Feb. 1, 3, 5m

TEATRO DI SAN CARLO (Naples, 39 081 7972111; www.teatrosancarlo.it)
Jan. 10 Porgy and Bess (Gershwin). Also 11, 12, 13, 14, 15m
Jan. 17 The Threepenny Opera (Weill). Also 18, 19, 20, 21

TEATRO REAL (Madrid, 34 902 24 48 48; www.teatro-real.com)
Jan. 14 Iolanta (Tchaikovsky)/Perséphone (Stravinsky). Also 16, 18, 20, 21, 23, 24, 26, 28, 29

TEATRO REGIO DI TORINO (39 011 8815 241; www.teatroregio.torino.it)
Jan. 10 Tosca (Puccini). Also 11, 12, 14, 15m, 17m, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22m

THEATER AN DER WIEN (Vienna, 43 1 588 85;  www.theater-wien.at)
Jan. 19 Iolanta (Tchaikovsky)/Francesca da Rimini (Rachmaninoff). Also 21, 24, 26, 29, 31
Jan. 23 Les Boulingrin (Aperghis). In concert
Jan. 30 Deidamia (Handel). In concert

THÉÂTRE DES CHAMPS ELYSÉES (Paris, 01 49 52 50 50; www.theatrechampselysees.fr)
Jan. 10 Farnace (Vivaldi). In concert
Jan. 21 The Seasons (Haydn). In concert
Jan. 24 Tosca (Puccini). In concert

THÉÂTRE ROYAL DE LA MONNAIE (Brussels, 32 2 70 23 39 39; www.demunt.be)
Jan. 24 Salome (R. Strauss). Also 26, 28, 31, Feb. 2, 3, 5m, 7, 8, 10, 11

THÉÂTRES DE LA VILLE (Grand Théâtre, Luxembourg, 352 47 08 95 1; www.theatres.lu)
Jan. 11 O Mensch! (Dusapin)

VOLKSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.volksoper.at)
Jan. 1 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also Feb. 20, Mar. 4, 10, 17, 23, 29, Apr. 4, 9, 19, 28
Jan. 2 Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor (Nicolai). Also 4, 7, 9
Jan. 5 My Fair Lady (Loewe). Also 6, 13, 21, 31, Feb. 3, 7, 10, 14, 18
Jan. 8 A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (Sondheim). Also 11, 16, May 12, 17, 18, 19, 24, 26, 29,
     June 1, 3, 12, 28
Jan. 12 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 20, 27, Mar. 25, Apr. 8, 14, 20, May 7m, June 9, 23, 29
Jan. 14 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 17, 23, 25, Feb. 12, 26
Jan. 15m Hänsel und Gretel (Humperdinck). Also 18
Jan. 22 Candide (Bernstein). Also 24, 26, 29 (in concert)
Jan. 28 Il Tabarro/Gianni Schicchi (Puccini). Also Feb. 1, 9, 15, 24, 27, Mar. 1, 6, 16

WIENER STAATSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.wiener-staatsoper.at)
Jan. 1 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 4, 6
Jan. 2 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 5, June 3, 6, 9, 13
Jan. 8 La Forza del Destino (Verdi). Also 11, 14, 17
Jan. 12 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Also 16, 20
Jan. 13 Otello (Verdi). Also 18, 22, 26
Jan. 21 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 25, Feb. 11, May 3, 15
Jan. 28 Andrea Chénier (Giordano). Also 31, Feb. 3, 6 spacer 


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