Dateline

Dateline     

by TRISTAN KRAFT

   

METROPOLITAN OPERA (Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 212-362-6000;  www.metopera.org)
Nov. 2 Turandot (Puccini). Theorin, Brugger; Giordani, Morris; Ettinger, Zeffirelli/Kneuss, Zeffirelli/Anni & Saligeri
Nov. 3m The Tempest (Adès). Luna, Leonard; Shrader, Oke, Keenlyside, Feigum; Adès, Lepage, Catudal/Barrett
Nov. 3 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Erdmann, Kovalevska, Schäfer; Abdrazakov, Finley; D. Robertson, J. Miller/G.
     Keller, Davison/Acheson
Nov. 5 Turandot (Puccini). Same as Nov. 2
Nov. 6 The Tempest (Adès). Same as Nov. 3m
Nov. 7 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Same as Nov. 3
Nov. 8 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Radvanovsky, K. Kim, Zajick; Álvarez, Hvorostovsky; Luisi, D. Alden,
     Steinberg/Reiffenstuel
Nov. 9 Turandot (Puccini). Same as Nov. 2
Nov. 10m The Tempest (Adès). Same as Nov. 3m
Nov. 10 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Same as Nov. 3
Nov. 12 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Same as Nov. 8
Nov. 13 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Same as Nov. 3
Nov. 14 The Tempest (Adès). Same as Nov. 3m
Nov. 15 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Same as Nov. 8
Nov. 16 La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Frittoli, Crowe, Garanča, Lindsey; Filianoti, Gradus; Bicket,
     Ponnelle/McClintock, Ponnelle
Nov. 17m The Tempest (Adès). Same as Nov. 3m
Nov. 17 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Same as Nov. 3 exc. Hong for Kovalevska
Nov. 19 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Same as Nov. 8
Nov. 20 La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Same as Nov. 16
Nov. 23 Aida (Verdi). Monastyrska, Borodina; Tanner, Mastromarino, Kocán, Sebestyén; Luisi, Frisell/Pickover,
     Quaranta/Saligeri
Nov. 24m La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Same as Nov. 16
Nov. 24 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Same as Nov. 8
Nov. 26 Aida (Verdi). Same as Nov. 23
Nov. 27 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Same as Nov. 8 exc. Blythe for Zajick
Nov. 28 Don Giovanni (Mozart). S. Phillips, E. Bell, Siurina; Abdrazakov, Castronovo, Schrott, Soar, Aceto;
     E. Gardner, Grandage/Muller, Oram/Constable
Nov. 29 Aida (Verdi). Same as Nov. 23
Nov. 30 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Same as Nov. 27
 

ACADEMY OF VOCAL ARTS (Helen Corning Warden Theater, Philadelphia; Centennial Hall,
     Haverford; Central Bucks South High School, Warrington, 215-735-1685; 
 www.avaopera.org)
Nov. 3 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). S. Jackson/Mancasola/C. E. Williams; Bowers/LaBrie/Mason,
     Silva/Viscardi/M. Whitney, Guetti, Ngqungwana/Switzer; Raub, Verzatt, P. Harrison/Starr. Also 8, 10
     (Philadelphia); 13, 15 (Haverford); 17 (Warrington)

AMARILLO OPERA (Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts,
     806-372-7464; 
 www.amarilloopera.org)
Nov. 9 Amahl and the Night Visitors (Menotti). Also 10, 11m, 11

AMORE OPERA (Connelly Theater, New York, 866-811-4111;  www.amoreopera.org)
Nov. 1 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Also 2, 4m
Nov. 3 Olivio e Pasquale (Donizetti)

ARIZONA OPERA (Tucson Music Hall; Phoenix Symphony Hall, 602-266-7464;  www.azopera.com)
Nov. 10 Roméo et Juliette (Gounod). Black/Winters, Wilde; Stucki/Borichevsky, V. Robertson, D. A. Moore, Bisch;
     Meena, Evans. Also 11m (Tucson); 16, 17, 18m (Phoenix)

ATLANTA OPERA (Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center, 800-356-7372;  www.atlantaopera.org)
Nov. 10 Carmen (Bizet). Monteil, Shippen; de la Mora, Bogdanov; Fagen, Buchman, TBA. Also 13, 16, 18m

AUSTIN LYRIC OPERA (Long Center for the Performing Arts, 512-472-5992;  www.austinlyricopera.org)
Nov. 10 Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also 15, 18m

BOSTON EARLY MUSIC FESTIVAL (Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory, Cambridge,
     617-661-1812;
www.bemf.org)
Nov. 24 L’Orfeo (Monteverdi). Cast TBA; O’Dette & Stubbs, Blin, TBA/Watkins. Also 25m (semi-staged)

BOSTON LYRIC OPERA (Shubert Theatre, Citi Performing Arts Center, 617-542-6772;  www.blo.org)
Nov. 2 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Y. Lee, K. O’Connor; Vania, Hurt; Bisantz, Groag, Conklin/Chiment. Also 4m,
     7, 9, 11m

CALGARY OPERA (Jubilee Auditorium, 403-262-7286; www.calgaryopera.com)
Nov. 17 Otello (Verdi). Henson; J. Master, Dahl; Tweten, K. Robinson, TBA. Also 21, 23

CANADIAN OPERA COMPANY (Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto,
     800-250-4653; 
 www.coc.ca)
Nov. 1 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). T. Wilson, Braid/Asselin, Tucker; Schade, Pomeroy, Barrett; Debus, C. Alden, Moyer/Hoffman. Also 3m

CHELSEA OPERA (St. Peter’s Church, New York, 212-260-1796; www.chelseaopera.org)
Nov. 8 The Mark of Cain (Harris). World premiere. Gaissert, L. O'Neil; Negron, McNichols, Estabrooks,
     Kline. Canticle II: Abraham and Isaac (Britten). Leubner, Wenzelberg; S. Crawford, Hayden-Findlay,
     Laubacher/TBA. Also 9, 10m, 10

CURTIS INSTITUTE OF MUSIC OPERA THEATRE (Prince Music Theater, Philadelphia,
     215-893-7902; 
 www.curtis.edu)
Nov. 15 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). S. Shafer/Sterrenberg, A. Davidson/Rozsnyai; Frandsen/Hage, Plumb/McCullough,
     Bogard/A. Reed; Parameswaran, Rader-Shieber, Boyce. Also 16, 17, 18m

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

DICAPO OPERA THEATRE (New York, 212-288-9438;  www.dicapo.com)
Nov. 3m La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 4m (abridged)
Nov. 8 The Martyrs (Pasatieri). World premiere. Also 10, 11m, 15, 16, 18m

EDMONTON OPERA (Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 780-429-1000;  www.edmontonopera.com)
Nov. 15 Shelter (Palmer). World premiere. McPhee, Ludwig, Duncan; McGillivray, Klassen; TBA, Turnbull, S. LePage.
     Also 16, 17m, 18m

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)
Nov. 17 La Bohème (Puccini). A. Pérez, B. A. R. Robinson; Chacón-Cruz, M. Walters, Lau; Tebar, Gately,
     Brumley/Malabar, Ltd. Also 21, 24, 27, 30, Dec. 2m (Miami); 6, 8 (Ft. Lauderdale)

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

INDIANA UNIVERSITY OPERA THEATER (Musical Arts Center,
     812-855-7433; 
 www.music.indiana.edu/opera)
Nov. 8 Cendrillon (Massenet). Cast TBA; Zollman, Lheureux, Higgins. Also 9, 10, 11m

JUILLIARD OPERA (Peter Jay Sharp Theater, New York, 212-769-7406; www.juilliard.edu)
Nov. 14 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 17m, 19

KENTUCKY OPERA (Brown Theatre, Louisville, 502-584-4500;  www.kyopera.org)
Nov. 2 Cendrillon (Massenet). A. Chris, Shackleton, Mannino, Cowdrick, Lindhart, Bonet; Glavin, A. Smith;
     E. Plasson, de los Santos, TBA. Also 4m

LOS ANGELES OPERA (Chandler Pavilion, 213-972-8001; www.laopera.com)
Nov. 17 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Dyka, Kitic; Jovanovich, E. Owens; Gershon, R. Daniels, Yeargan/Strawbridge.
     Also 25m, 28, Dec. 1, 6, 9m

LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC (Walt Disney Concert Hall, 323-850-2000;  www.laphil.com)
Nov. 8 Symphony no. 8 (Beethoven)/La Vida Breve (Falla). Herrera, Faus, TBA; Ombuena, A. García, Ramón;
     de Burgos. Also 9, 10 (in concert)

LYRIC OPERA BALTIMORE (Modell Performing Arts Center, 410-900-1150; www.lyricoperahouse.com)
Nov. 2 La Bohème (Puccini). Samuil, Daly; Vasiliev, Mix, Job; S. White, Uzan, Beck/Lehmeyer. Also 4m

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO (Civic Opera House, 312-332-2244; www.lyricopera.org)
Nov. 3 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). Stoyanova; Hampson, Lopardo, Furlanetto; A. Davis, Moshinsky, Yeargan/P. Hall.
     Also 6, 9
Nov. 11m Werther (Massenet). S. Koch, Deonarine; Polenzani, Verm; A. Davis, Negrin, Désiré. Also 14, 17, 20, 23, 26
Nov. 25m Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Petersen; D’Arcangelo, Barbera, Crider; S. Lord, T. Allen, Ponnelle. Also 28, Dec.
     6m, 8, 10, 15

LYRIC OPERA OF KANSAS CITY (Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts,
     816-471-7344; 
 www.kcopera.org)
Nov. 3 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Capalbo, Maultsby; Dàvila, Burdenko; Keeman, Belcher, TBA. Also 7, 9, 11m

MICHIGAN OPERA THEATRE (Detroit Opera House, 313-237-7464;  www.michiganopera.org)
Nov. 10 Giulio Cesare (Handel). Oropesa/Chuchman, McHardy, Fons; D. Daniels, Costanzo; Arman, Shell,
     C. Jones/Schuette. Also 14, 16, 17, 18m

MINNESOTA OPERA (Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, St. Paul,
     612-333-6669; 
 www.mnopera.org)
Nov. 10 Anna Bolena (Donizetti). Alkema, McNeese; Portillo, Ketelsen; M. Christie, Newbury, Patel/Jahn. Also
     13, 15, 17, 18m

MISSISSIPPI OPERA (Thalia Mara Hall, Jackson, 877-676-7372;  www.msopera.org)
Nov. 10 Tosca (Puccini). Also

MOBILE OPERA (Mobile Civic Center Theater, 251-432-6772;  www.mobileopera.org)
Nov. 2 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Also 4m

NASHVILLE OPERA (Noah Liff Opera Center, 615-832-5242; www.nashvilleopera.org)
Nov. 9 The Difficulty of Crossing a Field (Lang). Also 10, 11m

NEW ORLEANS OPERA (Mahalia Jackson Theatre, 504-529-2278;  www.neworleansopera.org)
Nov. 16 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Domanski; Worth, Angelini, Ramey, Hammons; Lyall, Lata, TBA. Also 18m

NEW YORK CITY OPERA: VOX COMTEMPORARY AMERICAN OPERA LAB (Skirball Center for the
     Performing Arts, New York University, New York, 212-870-5600; 
 www.nycopera.com/vox)
Nov. 8 Holy Visions (Zorn)/Four Nights of Dream (Osada)/In A Mirror, Darkly (Weiss)/The Last Act of Revolution
     (Meier)/The Awakening (Stapleton)/The Wondrous Woman Within (Netzer)

OBERLIN OPEA THEATER (Hall Auditorium, 800-371-0178; www.oberlin.edu/operathe)
Nov. 7 Il Mondo della Luna (Haydn). M. Dominguez/R. Williams, Kelleher/Hagadorn, Thweatt/M. Novak;
     Santelli/McGrew, M. Davis/Keeney, Levesque/Keenan, D. King; Larkin, Field, Revon/Flaharty. Also 9, 10, 11m

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

OPERA MODERNE (Bohemian National Hall, New York, 917-854-6845; www.operamoderne.com)
Nov. 16 Der Kaiser von Atlantis (Ullmann). Akselrod, E. Davis; Vincent, J. Tucker, Baumgardner, Downen; R. Wilson,

     Kupferblum, Bradshaw/Huff. Also 17, 18m

OPÉRA DE MONTRÉAL (Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, 514-985-2258;  www.operademontreal.com)
Nov. 10 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Hundeling; Gazheli, Wottrich, Hagen; K. Wilson, Alden/Gronsdal,
     Moyer. Also 13, 15, 17

OPERA DELAWARE (Grand Opera House, Wilmington, 800-374-7263;  www.operade.org)
Nov. 4m Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni)/Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also 9, 10

OPERA GRAND RAPIDS (DeVos Hall, 616-451-2741; www.operagr.com)
Nov. 2 Samson et Dalila (Saint-Saëns). Also 3

OPERA IN THE HEIGHTS (Lambert Hall, Houston, 713-861-5303;  www.operaintheheights.org)
Nov. 8 I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Bellini). Zamora/Ebner, Heltzel/Hawkins; Calderón?Averyt, Passmore, Hopkins;
     Carreón-Robledo, Conde, R. Smith/Scheh. Also 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 18m

OPERA MEMPHIS (Clark Opera Memphis Center, Memphis, 901-257-3100;  www.operamemphis.org)
Nov. 9 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 11m

OPERA SAN JOSE (California Theatre, 408-437-4450; www.operasj.org)
Nov. 10 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). M. King/C. López, Boye/Russ, Birkland/Krouner; Callon/Boyer, Dailey,
     Altman/J. Parks; Rohrbaugh, M. Jacobs, C. Smith/C. Edwards. Also 11m, 15, 17, 18m, 20, 23, 25m

OPERA SANTA BARBARA (Granada Theatre, 805-898-3890; www.operasb.com)
Nov. 2 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Kinoshita, Nelsen; Sayapin, Karagiozov; Jobin, Stickann, Coberg/Allred. Also 4m

OPERA SOUTHWEST (KiMo Theatre, Albuquerque, 505-243-0591; www.operasouthwest.org)
Nov. 3 Otello (Rossini). Asmar; Dixon, Huberg; Barrese, Bartholomew, C. Wong. Also 4m

OPERA WESTERN RESERVE (Stambaugh Auditorium, Youngstown, OH,
     330-480-0693;
www.operawesternreserve.org)
Nov. 30 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Rouweyha; B. K. Johnson, Brownlee, Budd, Bruno; Wyner, Vosburgh,
     Vosburgh/Luce

PEABODY OPERA THEATRE (Lyric Opera House, Baltimore,
     410-234-4500;
www.peabody.jhu.edu/opera)
Nov. 16 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 18m

PITTSBURGH OPERA (Benedum Center, 412-456-6666; www.pittsburghopera.org)
Nov. 3 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Wall, Holloway, Gruber; M. Simpson, Panikkar, Tigges, Tian, Barron; Walker, Way,
     Kovac/TBA. Also 6, 9, 11m

PORTLAND OPERA (Keller Auditorium, 503-241-1802;  www.portlandopera.org)
Nov. 2 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Dovhan, Dunleavy, Eddy; Okulitch, Boyd, Hardy, H. Wilson; Manahan, C. Alden,
     Steinberg/Wadden. Also 4m, 8, 10

SACRAMENTO OPERA (Community Center Theater, 916-808-5181; www.sacopera.org)
Nov. 16 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Wool; MacKenzie, Glenn, Sewailam, Eisenhard; . Also 18m

SAN FRANCISCO OPERA (War Memorial Opera House, 415-864-3330;  www.sfopera.com)
Nov. 2 Moby-Dick (Heggie). Trevigne; Heppner/J. H. Morris, S. Costello, M. Smith, Lemalu; Summers, Foglia,
     Brill/Greenwood
Nov. 3 Lohengrin (Wagner). Nylund, P. Lang; Jovanovich, Grochowski, Sigmundsson; Luisotti, Slater, Hopkins.
     Also 6, 9
Nov. 15 Tosca (Puccini). Gheorghiu/Racette; Giordano/Jagde, Frontali/Delavan; Luisotti/Finzi, Condemi, Bosquet.
     Also 16, 18m, 20, 21, 24, 25m, 27, 28, 29, Dec. 1, 2m

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

TACOMA OPERA (Pantages Theater; Rialto Theater, Tacoma, 253-627-7789; www.tacomaopera.com)
Nov. 2 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). A. Mitchell, Mathes, Shotwell; Garza, Rubio, Casas; K. Clark, Koran, TBA. Also 4m

UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI CCM OPERA PROGRAM (Corbett Auditorium,
     513-556-4183;
www.ccm.uc.edu)
Nov. 15 Street Scene (Weill). Also 16, 17, 18m

VIRGINIA OPERA (Harrison Opera House, Norfolk; Carpenter Theatre, Richmond; GMU Center for
     the Arts, Fairfax, 866-673-7282;
www.vaopera.org)
Nov. 10 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Pier, McMahon, Nims; Cutlip, MacPherson, Burchett; Wedow, Danner,
     Rom/TBA. Also 14, 16, 18m (Norfolk); 23, 25m (Richmond); 30, Dec. 2m (Fairfax)

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BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER (Nationaltheater, Munich, 49 89 21 85 19 20; www.bayerische.staatsoper.de)
Nov. 1 Dialogues des Carmélites (Poulenc). Also 4
Nov. 3 Babylon (Widmann). Also 6, 10, July 21
Nov. 5 Rusalka (Dvořák). Also 9, 13, 16
Nov. 11 Lohengrin (Wagner). Also 14, 18m, July 3
Nov. 22 Turandot (Puccini). Also 25, 28, Dec. 1
Nov. 24 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 30, Dec. 2, 5, 8 (family opera)

BUENOS AIRES LÍRICA (54 11 4812 6369; www.balirica.org.ar)
Nov. 9 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Also 11, 13, 15, 17

CAPE TOWN OPERA (Artscape Theatre Centre, Cape Town, 27 21 410 9807; www.capetownopera.co.za)
Nov. 24 Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also 25, 27, 28, 29

DE NEDERLANDSE OPERA (Amsterdam, 31 20 625 54 55; www.dno.nl)
Nov. 15 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Also 18m, 21, 24, 27, 30

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

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 343 84 343; www.deutscheoperberlin.de)
Nov. 2 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 17, Dec. 1, 7, Jan. 20, Feb. 2
Nov. 3 Turandot (Puccini)
Nov. 4m Parsifal (Wagner). Also Jan. 12m
Nov. 6 Carmen (Bizet). Also 18, 25, Dec. 15, 18, Jan. 10
Nov. 8 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 15, Dec. 29, 31m, 31
Nov. 16 Jeanne d’Arc (Braunfels). Also 23, 29
Nov. 24 Oh, Wie Schön ist Panama (L. Wang). Also 27m, Dec. 4m, 5m, 6m, 8m (for children)
Nov. 30 The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček). Also Dec. 2, 23m, 23, 28

ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA (London Coliseum, 44 871 911 0200;  www.eno.org)
Nov. 2 Julius Caesar (Handel)
Nov. 3 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 6, 10, 15, 17
Nov. 5 The Pilgrim’s Progress (Vaughan Williams). Also 9, 16, 20, 22, 24, 28
Nov. 21 Carmen (Bizet). Also 23, 27, 30, Dec. 2m, 4, 6, 9m

FESTSPIELHAUS BADEN-BADEN (49 72 2130 13101; www.festspielhaus.de)
Nov. 18m Hänsel und Gretel (Humperdinck)
Nov. 24 La Straniera (Bellini). In concert

FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA (Helsinki, 358 9 4030 2211; www.opera.fi)
Nov. 1 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also 9, 16, 21, 29, Dec. 1, 4
Nov. 5 Tosca (Puccini). Also 7, 17, 20, 22, 24

FLANDERS OPERA (Ghent Opera House, 32 70 22 02 02;  www.vlaamseopera.be)
Nov. 4m Agrippina (Handel). Also 6

GOTHENBURG OPERA (46 31 13 13 00;  www.opera.se)
Nov. 1 Chess (B. Andersson/Ulvaeus). Also 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
Nov. 8 Rusalka (Dvořák). Also 10, 14, 25, Dec. 9
Nov. 17 Turandot (Puccini). Also 22, 29, Dec. 2, 5, 13, 20, 28, 30, Jan. 9, 12, 16, 20, 26

GRAN TEATRE DEL LICEU (Barcelona, 34 93 485 99 13; www.liceubarcelona.com)
Nov. 11 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Also 14, 16, 18

GRAND THÉÂTRE DE GENÈVE (Geneva, 41 22 418 31 30; www.geneveopera.ch)
Nov. 7 Samson et Dalila (Saint-Saëns). Also 10, 13, 16, 19, 21

HAMBURGISCHE STAATSOPER (49 40 35 68 68;  www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de)
Nov. 1 Falstaff (Verdi). Also 4m, 6
Nov. 3 Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). Also Jan. 15, 19, 26, 29
Nov. 11 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 14, 17, 22, 25, 28, Dec. 3, 5
Nov. 13 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 18, 24, 27, May 15
Nov. 21 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 23, 29, Dec. 15, 23m, 23, 29, Jan. 1, 5, 10

HUNGARIAN STATE OPERA HOUSE (Magyar Állami Operaház, Budapest,
     36 1 353 0170;
www.opera.hu)
Nov. 6 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 11m
Nov. 11 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Also 13, 18m, 24m
Nov. 16 Otello (Verdi). Also 18, 20, 22, 25m
Nov. 23 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 25, 28, Dec. 21, 23

ISRAELI OPERA (Tel Aviv Performing Arts Center, 972 3 692 7777;  www.israel-opera.co.il)
Nov. 26 Wozzeck (Berg). Also 28, 29, 30, Dec. 1, 3, 4, 6, 7m

KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 47 99 74 00;  www.komische-oper-berlin.de )
Nov. 2 Serse (Handel). Also 18, Dec. 1, 4
Nov. 3 Ali Baba un die 40 Räuber (Akyol). Also 8, 12, 28, 30, Dec. 9, 14, 20, 26 (for children)
Nov. 4 L’Orfeo (Monteverdi)
Nov. 6 American Lulu (Berg/Neuwirth). Also 17
Nov. 10 Der Freischütz (Weber). Also 23, Dec. 9, 13, 21, Jan. 3
Nov. 11m La Traviata (Verdi). Also 16, Dec. 6, 20, 25, Jan. 13
Nov. 24 Im Weissen Rössl (Benatzky). Also Dec. 16m, 18, 30, Jan. 6
Nov. 25 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 29, Dec. 3m, 8, 14, 22, 26, 31, Jan. 4, 25, Feb. 7
Nov. 30 La Bohème (Puccini). Also Dec. 3, 15, 28, Jan. 5, 26, Feb. 16

MAGGIO MUSICALE FIORENTINO (Teatro Comunale, Florence,
     39 55 287222; 
 www.maggiofiorentino.com)
Nov. 24 Turandot (Puccini). Also 27, 29, Dec. 2m, 4, 6

MALMÖ OPERA (46 40 20 85 00;  www.malmoopera.se)
Nov. 1 Evita (Lloyd Webber). Also 2, 18m, 20, 21, 23, 24, 30, Dec. 1, 2m, 4, 8, 9m, Jan. 2, 3, 5, 11, 13m, 17, 19, 20m
Nov. 17 Luisa Miller (Verdi). Also 22, 25m, 29, Dec. 6, 16m, 18, 20, 26m, 28

NEW NATIONAL THEATRE, TOKYO (81 3 5351 3011;  www.nntt.jac.go.jp)
Nov. 11m Tosca (Puccini). Also 14m, 17m, 20, 23m
Nov. 28 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also Dec. 1m, 4m, 6, 9m

OPER FRANKFURT (49 69 212 49 49 4; www.oper-frankfurt.de)
Nov. 2 Khovanshchina (Mussorgsky)
Nov. 3 Adriana Lecouvreur (Cilèa). Also 11
Nov. 4 Pelléas et Mélisande (Debussy). Also 8, 10, 18, 23, 25m, Dec. 6, 8
Nov. 9 L'Étoile (Chabrier). Also 17, 24, 29, Mar. 2, 8, 15
Nov. 14 Maria Stuarda (Donizetti). In concert

OPER LEIPZIG (Opernhaus/Haus Dreilinden, 49 341 1261-275; www.oper-leipzig.de)
Nov. 2 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 9, 21, Dec. 7, Feb. 26, Mar. 24m
Nov. 3 Die Csárdásfürstin (Kálmán). Also 4m, 21m, Dec. 26, Feb. 9, 10m, Mar. 23, 24m, July 13, 14m
Nov. 4m Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). Also Dec. 31
Nov. 10 The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček). Also June 2m, 23m
Nov. 11 Macbeth (Verdi). Also 24, Dec. 14, 21
Nov. 15 The Rocky Horror Show (O'Brien). Also 16, Dec. 4, 5, Jan. 30, 31, Mar. 21, 22, Apr. 17, 18, May 18, 19
Nov. 18 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also Jan. 1, Feb. 10
Nov. 23 Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Weill). Also 29, Dec. 29, Jan. 19, Mar. 9, May 31
Nov. 24m The Wizard of Oz (Arlen). Also 25m, Dec. 19m, 20m, 21m, 22m, 23m, 25m
Nov. 25m Tosca (Puccini). Also Dec. 8, 22, Feb. 9, June 15
Nov. 30m Hänsel und Gretel (Humperdinck). Also 30, Dec. 6m, 6, 16m, 16, 20m, 20

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

OPÉRA DE LYON (Place de la Comédie, 33 826 305 325;  www.opera-lyon.org)
Nov. 13 I Puritani (Bellini). Also 18m

OPÉRA DE MARSEILLE (Opéra Municipal, 33 4 91 55 11 10; opera.marseille.fr)
Nov. 24 Poliuto (Donizetti). Also 27, 29, Dec. 2m

OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO (Monte-Carlo, 377 98 06 28 28;  www.opera.mc)
Nov. 9 Duello Amoroso (Handel pastiche). Also 11m
Nov. 19 La Fanciulla del West (Puccini). Also 22, 25m

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE LORRAINE (33 3 83 85 33 11;  www.opera-national-lorraine.fr)
Nov. 2 Artaserse (Vinci). Also 4m, 6, 8, 10

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS (33 1 71 25 24 23;  www.operadeparis.fr)
Opéra Bastille
Nov. 2 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Also 6, 8, 11m
Nov. 3 Tosca (Puccini). Also 7, 9, 13, 17, 20
Palais Garnier
Nov. 22 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 25m, 28, Feb. 27

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)
Nov. 1 Don Giovanni (Mozart). (Leeds) Also 7, 10 (Salford Quays); 21, 24 (Nottingham)
Nov. 2 The Makropulos Case (Janáček). (Leeds) Also 8 (Salford Quays); 22 (Nottingham)
Nov. 3 Faust (Gounod). (Leeds) Also 6, 9 (Salford Quays); 20, 23 (Nottingham)

OPÉRA ROYAL DE WALLONIE (Palais Opéra de Liège, 32 4 221 47 22; www.operaliege.be)
Nov. 17 Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni)/Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also 20, 22, 25m, 27, 30, Dec. 2

OPERNHAUS ZÜRICH (41 44 268 66 66; www.opernhaus.ch)
Nov. 3 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Also 11m, 16
Nov. 4 Sale (Handel/Marthaler). Also 7, 9, 11, 14, 18, 20, 22, 25, 27
Nov. 6 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 10, 18m, 23, Dec. 1, 4
Nov. 17 Die Schatzinsel (Schwemmer). Also 25m, Dec. 2m, 8m, 16m, 30m, 31m, Jan. 2m, 12m, Apr. 21m, May 9m,
     20m, June 9m, July 13m (for children)
Nov. 24 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Also 30, Dec. 5, 8, 11, 14

POLISH NATIONAL OPERA (Teatr Wielki, Warsaw, 48 22 69 20 208; www.teatrwielki.pl)
Nov. 2 Manon Lescaut (Puccini)
Nov. 23 Nabucco (Verdi). Also 26, Nov. 23, 25, Jan. 29
Nov. 29 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 30, Dec. 1, 2, 4

ROYAL DANISH OPERA (Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen, 45 33 69 69 69; www.kglteater.dk)
Nov. 3 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 5, 7, 9, 11m, 13, 16, 18m, 23, 27, 29, Dec. 4
Nov. 22 Semiramide (Rossini). Also 25m, Dec. 3, 5, Jan. 6m, 10, 13m, 16

ROYAL OPERA, U.K. (Covent Garden, London, 44 20 7304 4000; www.roh.org.uk)
Nov. 2m Götterdämmerung (Wagner)
Nov. 5 The Yellow Sofa (Philips)
Nov. 13 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Also 16, 20, 23, 28, Dec. 1, 4, 7

ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA (Stockholm, 46 8 791 44 00; www.operan.se)
Nov. 3m Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 8m, 10m, 13, 16, 21, 27, Dec. 1m, 4, 6
Nov. 24 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Also 28, 30, Dec. 3, 5, 8m, 10, 13, 17, 26m, 28, 31, Jan. 2, 4, 7

SCOTTISH OPERA (On tour , 44 141 332 3321;  www.scottishopera.org.uk)Nov. 1 The Magic Flute (Mozart). Also 3 (Aberdeen); Nov. 8, 10 (Inverness); Nov. 16, 18m, 20, 22, 24
     (Edinburgh); Nov. 29, Dec. 1 (Belfast)
Nov. 6 La Traviata (Verdi). (Glasgow) Also 8 (Galashiels); 10 (Pitlochry); 13 , 17 (Dumfries & Galloway); 20 (Largs);
     22 (Musselburgh); 24 (Perth

SEMPEROPER DRESDEN (49 351 4911 705; www.semperoper.de)
Nov. 1 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini)
Nov. 3 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 9, 12, 17, Dec. 27, Mar. 1, 11, 16, 18, 21, Apr. 3, 21m, 21, May 25, 30, June 1, 8
Nov. 4m L'Elisir d'Amore (Donizetti). Also 4
Nov. 10 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 15, Jan. 3, Feb. 8
Nov. 18 Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). Also 21, 27, June 9, 12, 16
Nov. 20 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 23, 25m, 25, Feb. 4, Apr. 6
Nov. 22 Mario und der Zauberer (Oliver). Also 23, 26, 28, Dec. 1, 3, 4, 11, 13, 15, 28, 29
Nov. 29 Idomeneo (Mozart). Also Dec. 2, 6, 10, 13, 17
Nov. 30 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also Dec. 9, 12, 16, Jan. 2

STAATSOPER UNTER DEN LINDEN (Schiller Theater, Berlin,
     49 30 2035 4555; 
 www.staatsoper-berlin.org)
Nov. 1 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also 4m, 7, 10
Nov. 2 Der Gestiefelte Karter (Cui). Also 3m, 3, 4m, 10, 11m, 16, 17m, 17 (for children)
Nov. 3 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 23, Dec. 28, Jan. 4, 9
Nov. 9 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 11, 16, 18m, 18, Dec. 26m, 26, 29m, 29
Nov. 24 La Finta Giardiniera (Mozart). Also 27, Dec. 1, 8, 15
Nov. 30 La Traviata (Verdi). Also Feb. 16

STAATSTHEATER AM GÄRTNERPLATZ (Munich,
     49 089 21 85 19 60;
www.staatstheater-am-gaertnerplatz.de)
Nov. 2 Im Weissen Rössl (Benatzky). Also 3, 4m, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11m, Dec. 29m, 30, 31
Nov. 2 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Also 4, 6, 9, 10
Nov. 30 Das Dschungelbuch (Edwards/Bleich). Also Dec. 1m, 1, 2m, 4m, 5, 6, 7, 8m, 8, 9m, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15m, 15,
     16m, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22m, 22, Jan. 3, 4, 5m, 5, 6m, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12m, 12, 13m (family musical)

STAATSTHEATER STUTTGART (49 711 20 20 90; www.staatstheater.stuttgart.de)
Nov. 1 Iphigénie en Aulide (Gluck). Also 4, 9, 15, 23, Dec. 5, 12, 20, Jan. 5, 13m, 19
Nov. 2 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 5, 8, 12, 16
Nov. 6 Norma (Bellini). Also 11m, 14, 25, 30, Dec. 6

TEATRO ALLA SCALA (Milan, 39 02 72 003 744;  www.teatroallascala.org)
Nov. 4m Siegfried (Wagner). Also 18m
Nov. 6 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 8, 10, 11m, 13, 15, 17

TEATRO COLÓN (Buenos Aires, 54 11 5533 5599;  www.teatrocolon.org.ar)
Nov. 27 Der Ring des Nibelungen (Wagner/Garben). Also 30, Dec. 4, 7 (abridged)

TEATRO DI SAN CARLO (Naples, 39 081 7972111; www.teatrosancarlo.it)
Nov. 30 L'Histoire du Soldat (Stavinsky). Also 30

TEATRO DONIZETTI (Bergamo, 39 0445 230313;  teatro.gaetano-donizetti.com)
Nov. 9 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 11

TEATRO LA FENICE (Venice, 39 041 786511;  www.teatrolafenice.it)
Nov. 16 Otello (Verdi). Also 20, 22, 24, 27, 29, 30
Nov. 18 Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Also 23, 25, 28, Dec. 1

TEATRO REAL (Madrid, 34 902 24 48 48; www.teatro-real.com)
Nov. 2 Il Prigioniero (Dallapiccola)/Suor Angelica (Puccini). Also 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 15

TEATRO REGIO DI TORINO (Turin, 39 011 8815 241; www.teatroregio.torino.it)
Nov. 13 Carmen (Bizet). Also 14, 15, 16, 18m, 20m, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25m

THEATER AN DER WIEN (Vienna, 43 1 588 85;  www.theater-wien.at)
Nov. 8 Iphigénie en Aulide (Gluck). Also 10, 13, 16, 18, 22
Nov. 20 Artaserse (Vinci). In concert

THÉÂTRE DES CHAMPS ELYSÉES (Paris, 01 49 52 50 50; www.theatrechampselysees.fr)
Nov. 9 Medea (Dusapin). Also 10
Nov. 16 I Puritani (Bellini). In concert

THÉÂTRE DU CAPITOLE (Toulouse, 33 5 61 63 13 13;  www.theatre-du-capitole.org)
Nov. 23 Written on Skin (Benjamin). Also 25m, 27, 30

THÉÂTRES DE LA VILLE (Grand Théâtre, Luxembourg, 352 47 08 95 1; www.theatres.lu)
Nov. 9 Venus and Adonis (Blow). Also 10

VOLKSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513;  www.volksoper.at)
Nov. 1 La Traviata (Verdi)
Nov. 2 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 19, 23, Dec. 5, 10, 31m, 31, Jan. 1, 10, Feb. 6, 12
Nov. 3 Die Lustige Witwe (Lehár). Also 8, Dec. 7, 12
Nov. 4 Rusalka (Dvořák). Also 7, 16, 21, 24
Nov. 5 Ein Walzertraum (O. Straus). Also 10, 17, 20
Nov. 9 Kiss Me, Kate (Porter). Also 11, 18m, 26, Dec. 1, 2, 4, 17, 22
Nov. 13 Tosca (Puccini). Also Dec. 14
Nov. 25 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 27, 30, Dec. 3, 6, 11, 18, 28

WELSH NATIONAL OPERA (The Mayflower, Southampton; Birmingham Hippodrome, Birmingham;
     Liverpool Empire Theatre, Liverpool; Bristol Hippodrome, Bristol,
     44 29 2063 5000; 
 www.wno.org.uk)
Nov. 1 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). (Southampton) Also 9 (Birmingham); 22 (Liverpool); 28, 30 (Bristol)
Nov. 2 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 3 (Southampton); 8, 10 (Birmingham); 21, 23, 24 (Liverpool); 29, Dec. 1 (Bristol)
Nov. 7 Jephtha (Handel). (Birmingham) Also 20 (Liverpool); 27 (Bristol)

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

WIENER STAATSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.wiener-staatsoper.at)
Nov. 3 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also Dec. 5, 15, 17
Nov. 7 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). Also 11, 14, Feb. 17, 21, 24, 28
Nov. 8 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Also 24, 28, Dec. 3
Nov. 10 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 13, 17, 20
Nov. 12 Alceste (Gluck). Also 15, 18, 22, 26
Nov. 16 Tosca (Puccini). Also 19, 23, Feb. 25, 27
Nov. 21 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Wagner). Also 25, 29, Dec. 2 spacer
 


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