Dateline

Dateline

by TRISTAN KRAFT

METROPOLITAN OPERA (Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 212-362-6000; www.metopera.org )
Oct. 1 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Netrebko; Polenzani, Kwiecien, Maestri; Benini, Sher, Yeargan/Zuber
Oct. 2 Carmen (Bizet). Rachvelishvili, Royal; Y. Lee, Ketelsen; Mariotti, Eyre/Zvulun, Howell
Oct. 3 Turandot (Puccini). Guleghina, Gerzmava; Berti, Morris; Ettinger, Zeffirelli/Kneuss, Zeffirelli/Anni & Saligeri
Oct. 4 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Giannattasio, Zajick; Hughes-Jones, Vassallo; Callegari, McVicar/ P. Williams,
     C. Edwards/Reiffenstuel
Oct. 5 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Same as Oct. 1
Oct. 6m Turandot (Puccini). Same as Oct. 3
Oct. 6 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Oct. 2
Oct. 8 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Same as Oct. 4
Oct. 9 Otello (Verdi). Fleming; Botha, Struckmann; Bychkov, Moshinsky/Kneuss, Yeargan/Hall
Oct. 10 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Same as Oct. 1
Oct. 11 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Oct. 2 exc. D. Croft for Ketelsen
Oct. 12 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Same as Oct. 4
Oct. 13m L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Same as Oct. 1
Oct. 13 Otello (Verdi). Same as Oct. 9
Oct. 15 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Oct. 2
Oct. 16 Otello (Verdi). Same as Oct. 9
Oct. 17 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Same as Oct. 4 exc. G. Yu for Giannattasio and Òdena for Vassallo
Oct. 18 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Oct. 2
Oct. 20m Otello (Verdi). Same as Oct. 9
Oct. 20 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Same as Oct. 4 exc. G. Yu for Giannattasio
Oct. 23 The Tempest (Adès). Luna, Leonard; Shrader, Oke, Keenlyside, Feigum; Adès, Lepage, Catudal/Barrett
Oct. 25 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Same as Oct. 20
Oct. 26 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Erdmann, Kovalevska, Schäfer; Abdrazakov, Finley; Robertson, Miller/Keller,
     Davison/Acheson
Oct. 27m Otello (Verdi). Same as Oct. 9
Oct. 27 The Tempest (Adès). Same as Oct. 23
Oct. 29 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Same as Oct. 26
Oct. 30 Turandot (Puccini). Theorin, Kizart; Giordani, J. Morris; Ettinger, Zeffirelli/Kneuss, Zeffirelli/Anni &
     Saligeri
Oct. 31 The Tempest (Adès). Same as Oct. 23
  
AMORE OPERA (Connelly Theater, New York, 866-811-4111; www.amoreopera.org)
Oct. 19 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Also 20, 21m, 25, 26, 27, Nov. 1, 2, 4m
Oct. 23 Olivio e Pasquale (Donizetti). Also 28m, 31, Nov. 3

ANCHORAGE OPERA (Alaska Center for the Perf. Arts, 907-270-2557; www.anchorageopera.org)
Oct. 5 Mrs. President (Bond). World premiere. Bernhardt, Thurman, Hermalyn, Cloudy; S. Ramsay, Dougherty,
     R. Osborne; V. Bond, L. Wade. Also 7m (semi-staged)

ARIZONA OPERA (Phoenix Symphony Hall; Tucson Music Hall, 602-266-7464; www.azopera.com)
Oct. 12 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Oropesa/Tappan; Wolverton, Walters, Bisch; S. White, Lamb, O’Hearn/
     A. T. Jones Co. Also 13, 14m (Phoenix); Oct. 20, 21m (Tucson)

ASHEVILLE LYRIC OPERA (Diana Wortham Theatre, 828-257-4530; www.ashevillelyric.org)
Oct. 5 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 6

CANADIAN OPERA COMPANY (Four Seasons Centre for the Perf. Arts, Toronto,
     800-250-4653; 
 www.coc.ca)
Oct. 2 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Van den Heever, Manistina; R. Vargas/Massi, R. Braun; Guidarini, Roubaud,
     Lavesvre/Duflot. Also 5, 10, 13m, 19, 21m, 25, 28m, 31
Oct. 4 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). T. Wilson, Braid/Asselin, Tucker; Schade, Pomeroy, Barrett; Debus, C. Alden,
     Moyer/Hoffman. Also 9, 12, 14m, 17, 20, 24, 27, 30, Nov. 1, 3m

CURTIS INSTITUTE OF MUSIC OPERA THEATRE (Prince Music Theater, Philadelphia,
     215-893-7902;
 www.curtis.edu)
Oct. 4 Das Berliner Requiem (Weill)/Dido and Aeneas (Purcell). Also 5, 6, 7m

DALLAS OPERA (Winspear Opera House, 214-443-1000;  www.dallasopera.org)
Oct. 26 Aida (Verdi). L. Moore, Krasteva; Palombi, L. Lynch, Anastassov, Wager; G. Jenkins, Copley, Yeargan/P. Hall.
     Also 28m, 31, Nov. 3, 9, 11m

DAYTON OPERA (Schuster Perf. Arts Center, 937-228-3630;  www.daytonopera.org)
Oct. 26 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Also 28

DICAPO OPERA THEATRE (Dicapo Theatre, New York; Tilles Center for the Perf. Arts, Long Island
     University, Long Island, 212-288-9438; 
 www.dicapo.com)
Oct. 11 Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also 13, 19, 21m (New York); Nov. 2 (Long Island)

EDMONTON OPERA (Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, Edmonton,
     780-429-1000; 
 www.edmontonopera.com)
Oct. 19 Aida (Verdi). A. Brown, Bocharova; Tanner, Albert, Bilgili; Buckley, Miladinovic, TBA. Also 21m, 23, 25

FLORENTINE OPERA COMPANY (Marcus Center for the Perf. Arts, Milwaukee,
     800-326-7372; 
 www.florentineopera.org)
Oct. 26 Carmen (Bizet). Babcock, Harms; N. Stewart, Phares; Rescigno, D. Anthony, Colavecchia/A. T. Jones Co.
     Also 28m

HAWAII OPERA THEATRE (Blaisdell Concert Hall, Honolulu, 800-836-7372;  www.hawaiiopera.org)
Oct. 12 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Shirvis, Lundy; Troxell, Blossey, Asawa, Offenbach; R. Wood, Akina, Beck/
     H. Rodgers. Also 14m, 16

HOUSTON GRAND OPERA (Wortham Theater Center, 713-228-6737;  www.houstongrandopera.org)
Oct. 19 La Bohème (Puccini). Van Kooten/Romaniw, Stober/Carroll; Pittas/Quinn, J. Hopkins/Diamond, Mlinde/
     N. Masters; Rogister/Melear, Caird, Farley. Also 21m, 27, 30, Nov. 2, 4m, 10m, 10
Oct. 26 L’Italiana in Algeri (Rossini). Barcellona, Snouffer; Brownlee, Belcher, Carfizzi; Rizzi, Font, Guillén. Also
     28m, Nov. 3, 7, 9, 11m

INDIANA UNIVERSITY OPERA THEATER (Musical Arts Center,
     812-855-7433; 
 www.music.indiana.edu/opera)
Oct. 18 Die Lustige Witwe (Lehár). TBA; TBA; Rieling, Liotta, Forrester/Pisano. Also 19, 20, 21m

KENTUCKY OPERA (Brown Theatre, Louisville, 502-584-4500;  www.kyopera.org)
Oct. 4 The Prodigal Son (Britten). Also 5

KNOXVILLE OPERA (Tennessee Theatre, 865-524-0795;  www.knoxvilleopera.com)
Oct. 26 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 28m

LOS ANGELES OPERA (Chandler Pavilion, 213-972-8001;  www.laopera.com)
Oct. 3 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Di Giacomo/Meade, Isokoski, Constantinescu/Oeste; D’Arcangelo, Dunaev, Bizic,
     Bloom, Orlov; Conlon/Domingo, Stein/Fortner, Wögerbauer/ Bickel. Also 6, 10, 14m
Oct. 7m I Due Foscari (Verdi). Poplavskaya; Meli, Domingo, Orlov; Conlon, Strassberger, Knight/Ullrich. Also 9

LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC (Walt Disney Concert Hall, 323-850-2000;  www.laphil.com)
Oct. 11 Where the Wild Things Are (Knussen). Booth, Bickley; Lemmings, Gunthorpe; Dudamel. Also 12, 13, 14m
     (in concert)

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO (Civic Opera House, 312-332-2244;  www.lyricopera.org)
Oct. 6 Elektra (R. Strauss). Goerke, Magee, J. Grove; Honeywell, Held; A. Davis, McVicar, Macfarlane. Also 10, 13, 19,
     22, 26m, 30
Oct. 15 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). Stoyanova; Hampson, Lopardo, Furlanetto; A. Davis, Moshinsky, Yeargan, P. Hall.
     Also 20, 24, 28m, 31m, Nov. 3, 6, 9

MADISON OPERA (Overture Center for the Perf. Arts, 608-258-4141;  www.madisonopera.org)
Oct. 26 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). LoBianco, Cisler, Golbourne; Joyner, H. Yun; DeMain, McIntyre,
     Brumley/Malabar, Ltd. Also 28m

MICHIGAN OPERA THEATRE (Detroit Opera House, 313-237-7464;  www.motopera.org)
Oct. 13 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). DeShong/Domanski; Pogossov/E. Chan, Barbera, Corbeil, Hammons; Acton,
     Corradi, Prevost/Hanna. Also 17, 19, 20, 21m

NASHVILLE OPERA (Tennessee Perf. Arts Center, 615-832-5242;  www.nashvilleopera.org)
Oct. 11 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). J. H. Lim, I. Roberts; Austin, L. Hernandez; Boggs, Hoomes, D. P. Gordon/A. T. Jones Co. Also 13

NEW JERSEY ASSOCIATION OF VERISMO OPERA (Bergen Perf. Arts Center, Englewood,
     201-227-1030; 
 www.njavo.org)
Oct. 7m Madama Butterfly (Puccini)

OPERA ATELIER (Elgin Theatre, Toronto, 416-703-3767;  www.operaatelier.com)
Oct. 27 Der Freischütz (Weber). M. Lindsay, Huhtanen; Sˇpicer, Garvanliev; Fallis, Pynkoski, Gauci/Mann. Also
     28m, 30, 31, Nov. 2, 3

OPERA CAROLINA (Blumenthal Perf. Arts Center, Charlotte, 704-372-1000;  www.operacarolina.org)
Oct. 13 Tosca (Puccini). Gardner; Melo, T. Thomas; Meena, Lesenger, Baumgarten. Also 18, 21m

OPERA COMPANY OF MIDDLEBURY (Town Hall Theater, 802-382-9222;  www.ocmvermont.org)
Oct. 5 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Kinoshita, H. N. Kim; Snyder, Rivera; Plasson, D. Anderson. Also 7m
     (semi-staged)

OPERA COMPANY OF PHILADELPHIA (Academy of Music, 215-732-8400;  www.operaphila.org)
Oct. 3 La Bohème (Puccini). Amsellem, Partridge; Hymel, T. Cook, Milner; Rovaris, Livermore, Livermore. Also 5, 7m

OPÉRA DE QUÉBEC (Salle Louis Fréchette, Grand Théâtre de Québec, Québec City,
     418-529-0688;
 www.operadequebec.qc.ca)
Oct. 20 La Traviata (Verdi). Whalen; Bélanger, Laperrière; Lipton, Racine, TBA. Also 23, 25, 27

OPERA IDAHO (Egyptian Theatre, Boise, 208-387-1273;  www.operaidaho.org
Oct. 26 Falstaff (Verdi). Maudlin, Ashantiva, Sadler, Calas; Castaldi, Bunsold, Detwiler; Crawford, Cox, TBA/Hoffman. Also 28m

OPERA IN THE HEIGHTS (Lambert Hall, Houston, 713-861-5303;  www.operaintheheights.org)
Oct. 4 Otello (Rossini). Beckham/J. Jones; Barry/Robles, B. Turner/Caraman; Carreón-Robledo, E. Wilson, R. Smith/Scheh. Also 5, 6, 7m

OPERA OMAHA (Orpheum Theater, 877-346-7372; www.operaomaha.org)
Oct. 5 La Traviata (Verdi). Dukach; Kohl, J. Gardner; Rescigno, de Blasis, TBA. Also 7m

OPERA SOUTHWEST (KiMo Theatre, Albuquerque, 505-243-0591;  www.operasouthwest.org)
Oct. 28m Otello (Rossini). Asmar; Dixon, Huberg; Barrese, Bartholomew, Wong. Also Nov. 2, 4m

PACIFIC OPERA VICTORIA (Royal Theatre, 250-385-0222; www.pov.bc.ca)
Oct. 4 Macbeth (Verdi). Fortin; Dahl, R. Clark, Coulombe; Vernon, Panych, K. MacDonald/Osborne. Also 6, 10, 12, 14m

PENSACOLA OPERA (Saenger Theatre, 850-433-6737;  www.pensacolaopera.com)
Oct. 19 Sweeney Todd (Sondheim). S. Murphy, Quagliata; Jesse, McKern, Overton, Knapp; Shannon, McDonough, Breed/TBA. Also 21m (semi-staged)

PIEDMONT OPERA (Stevens Center, Winston–Salem, 336-725-7101;  www.piedmontopera.org)
Oct. 26 Carmen (Bizet). Also 28, 30

PITTSBURGH OPERA (Benedum Center, 412-456-6666;  www.pittsburghopera.org)
Oct. 6 Rigoletto (Verdi). Petrova, Korbey; Delavan, M. W. Lee, Aceto; A. Walker, Brovsky, Deegan & Conly/Allred. Also 9, 12, 14m

SALT MARSH OPERA (Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, Old Saybrook, CT, 860-535-3456;  www.saltmarshopera.org)
Oct. 5 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 7m 

SAN FRANCISCO OPERA (War Memorial Opera House, 415-864-3330;  www.sfopera.com)
Oct. 3 I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Bellini). Cabell, DiDonato; Pirgu, E. Owens; Frizza, Boussard, Lemaire/Lacroix. Also 11, 14m, 16, 19
Oct. 10 Moby-Dick (Heggie). Trevigne; Heppner/J. Morris, S. Costello, M. Smith, Lemalu; Summers, Foglia, Brill/Greenwood. Also 13, 18, 21m, 23, 26, 30, Nov. 2
Oct. 20 Lohengrin (Wagner). Nylund, P. Lang; Jovanovich, Grochowski, Sigmundsson; Luisotti, Slater, R. I. Hopkins. Also 24, 28m, 31, Nov. 3, 6, 9

SARASOTA OPERA (Sarasota Opera House, 941-366-8450;  www.sarasotaopera.org)
Oct. 26 Rigoletto (Verdi). Calenos, H. Johnson; Nisticò, H. S. Kim, Y. B. Kim; DeRenzi, Sundine, Gordon/Kaplan. Also 28m, Nov. 1, 3, 7, 12

SEATTLE OPERA (Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 800-426-1619;  www.seattleopera.org)
Oct. 13 Fidelio (Beethoven). Libor/Stonikas, Matanovič; Forbis, Grimsley, Woodley; Fisch, Alexander, Dahlstrom/C. Hunt. Also 14m, 17, 20, 24, 27

SHREVEPORT OPERA (Riverview Theater, 318-227-9503;  www.shreveopera.org)
Oct. 27 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini)

SYRACUSE OPERA (Crouse-Hinds Concert Theater, 315-476-7372;  www.syracuseopera.com)
Oct. 19 Tosca (Puccini). Also 21m

TACONIC OPERA (Yorktown Stage, Yorktown Heights, 815-886-7372;  www.taconicopera.org)
Oct. 19 Mefistofele (Boito). Also 20, 21m (Yorktown Heights); Oct. 27, 28m (Purchase)

TEATRO GRATTACIELO (Rose Theater, New York, 212-595-7127;  www.grattacielo.org)
Oct. 29 La Nave (Montemezzi)

TOLEDO OPERA (Valentine Theatre, 419-255-7464; www.toledoopera.org)
Oct. 5 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 7m

TRI-CITIES OPERA (Forum Theater, Binghamton, 607-772-0400;  www.tricitiesopera.com)
Oct. 26 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 28m

TULSA OPERA (Tulsa Perf. Arts Center, 918-587-4811;  www.tulsaopera.com)
Oct. 13 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Coburn, Byrne; G. Schmidt, Strummer; Protopapas, Faircloth, TBA. Also 19, 21m

UTAH OPERA (Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City, 801-533-6683;  www.utahopera.org)
Oct. 13 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Also 15, 17, 19, 21m

VANCOUVER OPERA (Queen Elizabeth Theatre, BC, 604-683-0222;  www.vancouveropera.ca)
Oct. 20 La Bohème (Puccini). Fiset, Szabó; Slayden, Dupuis, Hegedus; Dala, Hermiston, Rom/TBA. Also 23, 25, 27, 28m

VIRGINIA OPERA (Harrison Opera House, Norfolk; Carpenter Theatre, Richmond; GMU Center for the Arts, Fairfax, 866-673-7282;  www.vaopera.org)
Oct. 3 Les Pêcheurs de Perles (Bizet). Buck; C. A. Johnson, Pershall, Stark; Manson, T. Thompson, Eastman/Murray-Walsh. Also 5, 7m (Norfolk); 12, 14m (Fairfax); 19, 21m (Richmond)

WASHINGTON NATIONAL OPERA (Kennedy Center, D.C., 202-295-2400; www.kennedy-center.org)
Oct. 1 Don Giovanni (Mozart). M. Miller, Frittoli, Cangemi; Abdrazakov/Szot, Gatell, Foster-Williams, Bogdanov, S. Howard; Auguin, Pascoe, Pascoe. Also 4, 7m, 9, 13
Oct. 3 Anna Bolena (Donizetti). Radvanovsky, Ganassi; Mukeria, Gradus; Allemandi, Lawless, Dugardyn/Bernerth. Also 6

WEST BAY OPERA (Lucie Stern Theatre, Palo Alto, 650-424-9999; www.wbopera.org)
Oct. 12 Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also 14m, 20, 21m

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BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER (Nationaltheater, Munich, 49 89 21 85 19 20; www.bayerische.staatsoper.de)
Oct. 2m Tannhäuser (Wagner). Also June 29
Oct. 3 Fidelio (Beethoven). Also 6, 12, 16, 30
Oct. 7 Tosca (Puccini). Also 11, 14, 17, 21, 25
Oct. 27 Babylon (Widmann). Also 31, Nov. 3, 6, 10, July 21
Oct. 28 Dialogues des Carmélites (Poulenc). Also Nov. 1, 4

DE NEDERLANDSE OPERA (Amsterdam, 31 20 625 54 55;www.dno.nl)
Oct. 6 Written on Skin (Benjamin). Also 9, 11, 14m, 17, 21m, 23

DEN NORSKE OPERA (Oslo, 47 21 42 21 21; www.operaen.no)
Oct. 2 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 8, 9, 19, 22, 24, 27, 30, Nov. 2, 4
Oct. 13 I Capuleti e I Montecchi (Bellini). Also 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 27, 30, Nov. 2, 4
Oct. 31 Musikantene Kommer til Byen (Egner). Also Nov. 1, 3m, 4m, 7, 8, 9, 10m, 11m, 12 (for children)

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 343 84 343; www.deutscheoperberlin.de)
Oct. 21m Parsifal (Wagner). Also 25, 28m, Nov. 4m, Jan. 12m, March 29m, Apr. 1m
Oct. 27 Turandot (Puccini). Also 31, Nov. 3

ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA (London Coliseum, 44 871 911 0200; www.eno.org)
Oct. 1 Julius Caesar (Handel). Also 4, 12, 16, 19, 24, 26, 31, Nov. 2
Oct. 2 Julietta (Martinu˚). Also 3
Oct. 6 The Magic Flute (Mozart). Also 11, 13m, 15, 18
Oct. 17 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 20, 25, 27, Nov. 3, 6, 10, 15, 17

FESTIVAL VERDI, PARMA (39 0521 039399; www.teatroregioparma.org/verdifest)
Oct. 1 Otello (Verdi). Also 5, 12, 18, 26
Oct. 6 La Battaglia di Legnano (Verdi). Also 9, 13
Oct. 14 Alzira (Verdi). Also 22, 25, 29
Oct. 17 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also 19, 21, 28, 30
Oct. 20 I Masnadieri (Verdi). Also 24, 27

FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA (Helsinki, 358 9 4030 2211; www.opera.fi)
Oct. 1 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 5, 12, 17, 20m, 23, 25 (in Finnish)
Oct. 19 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also 22, 24, 27, 30, Nov. 1, 9, 16, 21, 29, Dec. 1, 4

FLANDERS OPERA (Antwerp Opera House; Ghent Opera House, 32 70 22 02 02; www.vlaamseopera.be)
Oct. 3 La Damnation de Faust (Berlioz). Also 5, 7m, 9, 12, 14 (Antwerp)
Oct. 21 Agrippina (Handel). Also 24, 26, 28m, 30, Nov. 4m, 6 (Ghent)

GOTHENBURG OPERA (46 31 13 13 00; www.opera.se)
Oct. 3 Rusalka (Dvorˇák). Also 6, 10, Nov. 8, 10, 14, 25, Dec. 9
Oct. 4 Chess (B. Andersson/Ulvaeus). Also 5, 7, 9, 11, 12, 14, 16, 19, 23, 24, 26, 27m, 27, 30, Nov. 1, 2, 4m, 6, 7, 9, 18m, 21, 23, 24m, 24, 27, 28, 30, Dec. 1m, 1, 26, 27, 29, 31, Jan. 10, 11, 13m, 17, 18, 19m, 19, 23, 24, 25, 27m, 31, Feb. 2m, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 10, 14, 15, 16m, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23m, 23, 28, Mar. 5, 7, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16m, 16, 19, 20, 21, 22

GRAN TEATRE DEL LICEU (Barcelona, 34 93 485 99 13;www.liceubarcelona.com)
Oct. 2 La Forza del Destino (Verdi). Also 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18, 20

HAMBURGISCHE STAATSOPER (49 40 35 68 68; www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de)
Oct. 5 Prince Igor (Borodin)
Oct. 7 Tannhäuser (Wagner). Also 11, 21m, 28m, May 22
Oct. 12 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 14, 17, 19
Oct. 13 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 16, 18, 23, Mar. 7, 14, 20
Oct. 20 Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). Also 25, Nov. 3, Jan. 15, 19, 26, 29
Oct. 24 Falstaff (Verdi). Also 26, Nov. 1, 4m, 6

HUNGARIAN STATE OPERA HOUSE (Magyar Állami Operaház, Budapest, 36 1 353 0170; www.opera.hu)
Oct. 2 Hunyadi László (Erkel). Also 4, 6, 7m, 14, May 2, 3m, 3, 4, 5, 7m, 7, 8m, 8, 9, 10m, 10, 11, 12, June 4m, 4, 5m, 5, 6, 7m, 7, 8m, 8, 9m, 9
Oct. 5 Carmen (Bizet). Also 7, 9, 14m, 16, 27
Oct. 19 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 21m, 25, 28m
Oct. 26 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 28, Nov. 6, 11m

KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 47 99 74 00;www.komische-oper-berlin.de)
Oct. 3 L’Orfeo (Monteverdi). Also 19, Nov. 4m, July 5
Oct. 6 American Lulu (Berg/Neuwirth). Also 10, Nov. 6, 17, June 30
Oct. 7 Xerxes (Handel). Also 13, Nov. 2, 18, Dec. 1, 4
Oct. 14 Im Weissen Rössl (Benatzky). Also 27, Nov. 24, Dec. 16m, 18, 30, Jan. 6
Oct. 28 Ali Baba un die Vierzig Räuber (Akyol). Also Nov. 3, 8, 12, 28, 30, Dec. 9, 14, 20, 26 (for children)
Oct. 31 La Traviata (Verdi). Also Nov. 11m, 16, Dec. 6, 20, 25, Jan. 13

MALMÖ OPERA (46 40 20 85 00; www.malmoopera.se)
Oct. 2 Evita (Lloyd Webber). Also 5, 6, 7m, 14m, 16, 17, 18, 20, 26, 27, Nov. 1, 2, 18m, 20, 21, 23, 24, 30, Dec. 1, 2m, 4, 8, 9m, Jan. 2, 3, 5, 11, 13m, 17, 19, 20m

NATIONAL THEATRE, PRAGUE (420 224 901 448; www.narodni-divadlo.cz)
Oct. 2 Pelléas et Mélisande (Debussy). Also Oct. 2, 11, 23, Nov. 4

NEW NATIONAL THEATRE, TOKYO (81 3 5351 3011;www.nntt.jac.go.jp)
Oct. 2 Peter Grimes (Britten). Also 5, 8m, 11m, 14m

OPER FRANKFURT (49 69 212 49 49 4; www.oper-frankfurt.de)
Oct. 3 Königskinder (Humperdinck). Also Oct. 3, 6, 11, 14, 19, 25, 27
Oct. 7 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 13
Oct. 12 Khovanshchina (Mussorgsky). Also 21, 26, 28, Nov. 2
Oct. 20 Adriana Lecouvreur (Cilèa). Also 15, 23, Oct. 20, Nov. 3, 11

OPER LEIPZIG (Opernhaus/Haus Dreilinden, 49 341 1261-275; www.oper-leipzig.de)
Oct. 3 Tosca (Puccini). Also 7, Nov. 25m, Dec. 8, 22, Feb. 9, June 15
Oct. 12 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also Dec. 2m, 30m, Mar. 10, 14
Oct. 13 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 18, Nov. 2, 9, 21, Dec. 7, Feb. 26, Mar. 24m
Oct. 17 Das Tagebuch der Anne Frank (Frid). Also 17m
Oct. 19 The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček). Also Nov. 10, June 2m, 23m
Oct. 24 The Count of Monte Cristo (Wildhorn). Also 25, Dec. 13, 14, Jan. 26, 27m, July 4, 5
Oct. 31 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also Nov. 18, Jan. 1, Feb. 10

OPERA AUSTRALIA (Sydney Opera House; Arts Centre, Melbourne, 61 2 9318 8200; www.opera-australia.org.au)
Oct. 1 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 6m, 13, 17, 20m, 22, 27, 30, Nov. 1 (Sydney); 14, 17, 20, 24m, 26, 29, Dec. 3, 8m, 11, 14 (Melbourne)
Oct. 3 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Also 6, 9, 11, 18, 20, 24, 27m, Nov. 2 (Sydney); 19, 24, 27, 30, Dec. 5, 8, 12, 15m (Melbourne)
Oct. 12 Salome (R. Strauss). Also 16, 19, 23, 26, 29, 31, Nov. 3m (Sydney); Dec. 1, 4, 7, 10, 13, 15 (Melbourne)

OPÉRA DE LYON (Place de la Comédie, 33 826 305 325; www.opera-lyon.org)
Oct. 13 Macbeth (Verdi). Also 15, 17, 19, 21m, 23, 25, 27

OPÉRA DE MARSEILLE (Opéra Municipal, 33 4 91 55 11 10; opera.marseille.fr)
Oct. 4 Carmen (Bizet). Also 7m, 9, 12, 14m

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE BORDEAUX (33 5 56 00 85 95;www.opera-bordeaux.com)
Oct. 1 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 2, 4, 5, 6, 7m

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE LORRAINE (33 3 83 85 33 11; www.opera-national-lorraine.fr)
Oct. 2 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 4

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

Oct. 1 Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also 3
Oct. 2 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 4, 7m, 9, 13, 19, 22, 25
Oct. 15 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Also 18, 21m, 24, 27, 30, Nov. 2, 6, 8, 11m
Oct. 23 Tosca (Puccini). Also 26, 29, 31, Nov. 3, 7, 9, 13, 17, 20
Palais Garnier
Oct. 10 The Rake’s Progress (Stravinsky). Also 12, 16, 19, 22, 25, 28m, 30

OPERA NORTH, U.K. (Leeds Grand Theatre, Leeds; The Lowry, Salford Quays; Theatre Royal, Newcastle; Theatre Royal, Nottingham, 44 113 243 9999;www.operanorth.co.uk)
Oct. 5 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 12, 17, 20, 26, Nov. 1 (Leeds); 7, 10 (Salford Quays); 21, 24 (Nottingham)
Oct. 11 The Makropulos Case (Janáček). Also Aug. 11, 13 (Edinburgh); Oct. 18, 24, 27, Nov. 2 (Leeds); 8 (Salford Quays); 22 (Nottingham)
Oct. 13 Faust (Gounod). Also 19, 23, 25, 31, Nov. 3 (Leeds); 6, 9 (Salford Quays); 20, 23 (Nottingham)

OPÉRA ROYAL DE WALLONIE (Palais Opéra de Liège, 32 4 221 47 22; www.operaliege.be)
Oct. 20 L'Officier de Fortune (Grétry). Also 20

OPERNHAUS ZÜRICH (41 44 268 66 66; www.opernhaus.ch)
Oct. 4 Jenu˚fa (Janáček). Also 7, 16, 20, 24, 28m, 31
Oct. 5 Salome (R. Strauss). Also June 16m, July 7, 14m
Oct. 6 Tosca (Puccini). Also 10, Dec. 18, 22, 31, Jan. 6
Oct. 9 Roberto Devereux (Donizetti). Also 14m, 19
Oct. 21 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Also 27, 30, Nov. 3, 11m, 16

POLISH NATIONAL OPERA (Teatr Wielki, Warsaw, 48 22 69 20 208;www.teatrwielki.pl)
Oct. 23 Manon Lescaut (Puccini). Also 25, 27, 30, Nov. 2

ROYAL DANISH OPERA (Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen, 45 33 69 69 69; www.kglteater.dk)
Oct. 4 Carmen (Bizet). Also 6 (chamber version)
Oct. 14m Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 20, 22, 25, 27, 29, 31, Nov. 3, 5, 7, 9, 11m, 13, 16, 18m, 23, 27, 29, Dec. 4

ROYAL OPERA, U.K. (Covent Garden, London, 44 20 7304 4000; www.roh.org.uk)
Oct. 1m Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Also 9m, 24m, Nov. 2m
Oct. 2 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Also 16, 26
Oct. 4 Die Walküre (Wagner). Also 18, 28m
Oct. 4 Albert Herring (Britten). Also 6, 10
Oct. 5 The Emperor of Atlantis (Ullmann). Also 12
Oct. 7m Siegfried (Wagner). Also 21m, 31
Oct. 11 The Lighthouse (Maxwell Davies). Also 13

ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA (Stockholm, 46 8 791 44 00; www.operan.se)
Oct. 1 Carmen (Bizet). Also 10, 12, 16, 18, 20m, 22, 24, 29
Oct. 2m Great Mass in C Minor (Mozart). Also 4, 5 (staged)
Oct. 6 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 9, 13m, 15, 17, 19, 23, 25, 31, Nov. 3m, 8m, 10m, 13, 16, 21, 27, Dec. 1m, 4, 6

SCOTTISH OPERA (On tour, 44 141 332 3321;www.scottishopera.org.uk)
Oct. 17 The Magic Flute (Mozart). Also 19, 21m, 23, 25, 27 (Glasgow); Nov. 1, 3 (Aberdeen); 8, 10 (Inverness); 16, 18m, 20, 22, 24 (Edinburgh); 29, Dec. 1 (Belfast)

SEMPEROPER DRESDEN (49 351 4911 705; www.semperoper.de)
Oct. 1 Tosca (Puccini). Also 7
Oct. 2 L'Elisir d'Amore (Donizetti). Also 19, 23, 30, Nov. 4m, 4
Oct. 3 Fidelio (Beethoven). Also 13
Oct. 4 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also 8, 11, Jan. 19, 22, 28
Oct. 5 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 10, Nov. 20, 23, 25m, 25, Feb. 4, Apr. 6
Oct. 14 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 17, 21m, 21, 22, 25, 28m, 28, Nov. 1
Oct. 20 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 20, 26, 29, Nov. 3, 9, 12, 17, Dec. 27, Mar. 1, 11, 16, 18, 21, Apr. 3, 21m, 21, May 25, 30, June 1, 8

STAATSOPER UNTER DEN LINDEN (Schiller Theater, Berlin, 49 30 2035 4555;www.staatsoper-berlin.org)
Oct. 2 R. Hot Bzw. Die Hitze (Goldmann). Also 6, 8
Oct. 3 Siegfried (Wagner). Also 6, 10, Mar. 27, Apr. 7m, 18
Oct. 4 Die Walküre (Wagner). Also 7m, 14m, Mar. 24m, Apr. 5, 14m
Oct. 5 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 11, 13, Nov. 30 Nov. 30, Feb. 16, June 2, 5, 8, 15
Oct. 17 Tosca (Puccini). Also 20, 24, Feb. 4, 8, Feb. 4, 8
Oct. 20m Der Gestiefelte Kater (Cui). Also 20, 21m, 21, 25m, 27m, 27, 28m, 30m, Nov. 2, 3m, 3, 4m, 10, 11m, 16, 17m, 17 (for children)
Oct. 26 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 31, Nov. 3, 23, Dec. 28, Jan. 4, 9, Mar. 2, 8
Oct. 28 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also Nov. 1, 4m, 7, 10

STAATSTHEATER AM GÄRTNERPLATZ (Munich, 49 089 21 85 19 60;www.staatstheater-am-gaertnerplatz.de)
Oct. 11 Im Weissen Rössl (Benatzky). Also 12, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 31, Nov. 2, 3, 4m, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11m, Dec. 29m, 30, 31
Oct. 25 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Also 27, 29, 31, Nov. 2, 4, 6, 9, 10

STAATSTHEATER STUTTGART (49 711 20 20 90; www.staatstheater.stuttgart.de)
Oct. 10 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 14, 17, 20, 26, Nov. 2, 5, 8, 12, 16

STATE OPERA OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA (Adelaide Festival Theatre, Marleston, 61 8 8226 4790; www.saopera.sa.gov.au)
Oct. 13 Fidelio (Beethoven). Also 16, 18, 20

TEATRO ALLA SCALA (Milan, 39 02 72 003 744; www.teatroallascala.org)
Oct. 1 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 4, 8, 10, 12, 19, 22, 24, 26
Oct. 23 Siegfried (Wagner). Also 27, 31, Nov. 4m, 18m

TEATRO COLÓN (Buenos Aires, 54 11 5533 5599; www.teatrocolon.org.ar)
Oct. 3 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 5

TEATRO COMUNALE DI BOLOGNA (Bologna, 39 051 529958;www.tcbo.it)
Oct. 9 Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni)/Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also 10, 11, 13, 14m, 16, 17

TEATRO DELL’OPERA (Rome, 39 06 48 16 01;www.operaroma.it)
Oct. 25 La Gioconda (Ponchielli). Also 27, 28, 30, 31

TEATRO DONIZETTI (Bergamo, 39 0445 230313; http://teatro.gaetano-donizetti.com)
Oct. 12 Maria Stuarda (Donizetti). Also 14
Oct. 19 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 21

TEATRO REAL (Madrid, 34 902 24 48 48; www.teatro-real.com)
Oct. 3 Boris Godunov (Mussorgsky). Also 5, 8, 11, 13, 16, 18

TEATRO REGIO DI TORINO (Turin, 39 011 8815 241; www.teatroregio.torino.it)
Oct. 12 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 13, 14m, 16, 18, 19, 20m, 21m

THEATER AN DER WIEN (Vienna, 43 1 588 85;www.theater-wien.at)
Oct. 10 Il Trittico (Puccini). Also 12, 15, 18, 20, 23
Oct. 17 Tito Manlio (Vivaldi). Also 17 (in concert)

THÉÂTRE DES CHAMPS ELYSÉES (Paris, 01 49 52 50 50; www.theatrechampselysees.fr)
Oct. 12 Médée (M.-A. Charpentier). Also 15, 17, 19, 21, 23
Oct. 20 Mass in B minor (Bach). In concert
Oct. 22 Requiem (Mozart). In concert
Oct. 26 Rodelinda (Handel). In concert
Oct. 30 Fidelio (Beethoven). In concert

THÉÂTRE DU CAPITOLE (Toulouse, 33 5 61 63 13 13; www.theatre-du-capitole.org)
Oct. 3 Rienzi (Wagner). Also 7m, 10, 14m

THÉATRE ROYAL DE LA MONNAIE (Brussels, 32 2 70 23 39 39;www.demunt.be)
Oct. 14m Lulu (Berg). Also 16, 17, 19, 21m, 23, 24, 26, 28m, 30

THÉÂTRES DE LA VILLE (Grand Théâtre, Luxembourg, 352 47 08 95 1; www.theatres.lu)
Oct. 6 Cendrillon (Massenet). Also 8, 10

VOLKSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513;www.volksoper.at)
Oct. 1 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 13, Nov. 1
Oct. 3 Ein Walzertraum (O. Straus). Also 17, 29, Nov. 5, 10, 17, 20
Oct. 4 Tosca (Puccini). Also 19, 26, 31, Nov. 13, Dec. 14
Oct. 5 Die Lustige Witwe (Lehár). Also 14, Nov. 3, 8, Dec. 7, 12, Mar. 26, Apr. 1, 5, 11, May 10, 15, 19, 24, June 4, 9m
Oct. 6 Carmen (Bizet) Also Mar. 2, 7, 15, Apr. 25, May 4, 11, 16
Oct. 7 Madame Pompadour (Fall). Also 12, 15, 20
Oct. 8 Salome (R. Strauss). Also 16, 23, 28m
Oct. 18 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 22, Nov. 2, 19, 23, Dec. 5, 10, 31m, 31, Jan. 1, 10, Feb. 6, 12, 26m, Mar. 8, 11, 31, Apr. 6, 12, 18, 26, May 21, 31
Oct. 25 Kiss Me, Kate (Porter). Also 27, 30, Nov. 9, 11, 18m, 26, Dec. 1, 2, 4, 17, 22

WELSH NATIONAL OPERA (On tour, 44 29 2063 5000; www.wno.org.uk)Oct. 2 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 15, 23m, 29, Oct. 2, 5, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27, 31, Nov. 2, 3, 8, 10, 21, 23, 24, 29, Dec. 1
Oct. 3 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 6, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, Nov. 1, 9, 22, 28, 30
Oct. 4 Jephtha (Handel). Also 10, 16, 23, 30, Nov. 7, 20, 27

WEXFORD FESTIVAL OPERA (Wexford Opera House, 353 53 91 22 144; www.wexfordopera.com)
Oct. 24 L’Arlesiana (Cilèa). Also 27, 30, Nov. 2
Oct. 25 Le Roi Malgré Lui (Chabrier). Also 28, 31, Nov. 3
Oct. 26 A Village Romeo and Juliet (Delius). Also 29, Nov. 1, 4
Oct. 27m The Magic Flute (Mozart). Also 29m, 30m, Nov. 1m, 2m

WIENER STAATSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.wiener-staatsoper.at)
Oct. 1 Fidelio (Beethoven). Also 4, 8, Apr. 3, 6, 10
Oct. 2 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 5, Feb. 16, 19, 22
Oct. 6 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Also Nov. 8, 24, 28, Dec. 3, Mar. 1, 4, 8
Oct. 10 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 13, 16, 19, Mar. 13, 16, 19
Oct. 11 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 14, 17, 20, Mar. 2, 5, 7, 10
Oct. 18 La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Also 21, 24, 28
Oct. 27 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 30, Nov. 3, Dec. 5, 15, 17, Mar. 18, 22, 25, June 7, 10, 14
 


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