Dateline

Dateline    

by TRISTAN KRAFT

METROPOLITAN OPERA (Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 212-362-6000; www.metopera.org )
Mar. 1 Khovanshchina (Mussorgsky). Borodina; Galouzine, Didyk, Gagnidze, Kotscherga, Abdrazakov; Petrenko,
     Everding/McClintock, M. C. Lee/Conklin
Mar. 2 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Racette, Zifchak; De Biasio, Naouri; Domingo, Minghella/ Choa, M. Levine/Feng
Mar. 3m Aida (Verdi). L. Moore, Blythe; Giordani, Ataneli, J. Morris, Bisch; Armiliato, Frisell/Pickover,
     Quaranta/Saligeri
Mar. 3 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Rebeka, Dehn, Leonard; Finley, Polenzani, Ketelsen, Shenyang, J. Morris; A. Davis,
     Grandage, Oram
Mar. 5 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Damrau; Flórez, Kwiecien, Corbelli; Renzetti, Copley/Pickover, Montresor
Mar. 6 Khovanshchina (Mussorgsky). Same as Mar. 1
Mar. 7 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Same as Mar. 3 exc. Terfel for Ketelsen
Mar. 8 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Same as Mar. 2 exc. Giordani for De Biasio
Mar. 9 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Same as Mar. 5
Mar. 10m Don Giovanni (Mozart). Same as Mar. 7
Mar. 10 Khovanshchina (Mussorgsky). Same as Mar. 1 exc. Bilyy for Gagnidze
Mar. 12 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Same as Mar. 5
Mar. 13 Khovanshchina (Mussorgsky). Same as Mar. 1
Mar. 14 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Same as Mar. 7
Mar. 15 Macbeth (Verdi). Michael; Hampson, Pittas, Groissböck; Noseda, Noble, M. Thompson
Mar. 16 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Same as Mar. 5
Mar. 17m Khovanshchina (Mussorgsky). Same as Mar. 1
Mar. 17 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Same as Mar. 7
Mar. 20 Macbeth (Verdi). Same as Mar. 15
Mar. 21 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Same as Mar. 5
Mar. 24m Macbeth (Verdi). Same as Mar. 15
Mar. 24 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Same as Mar. 5
Mar. 26 Manon (Massenet). Netrebko; Beczala, Szot; Luisi, Pelly, C. Thomas/Pelly
Mar. 27 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Same as Mar. 5
Mar. 29 Macbeth (Verdi). Same as Mar. 15 exc. Gagnidze for Hampson
Mar. 31m L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Same as Mar. 5
Mar. 31 Manon (Massenet). Same as Mar. 26

 
ACADEMY OF VOCAL ARTS OPERA THEATRE (Helen Corning Warden Theater, Philadelphia,
     215-735-1685; 
 www.avaopera.org)
Mar. 1 Pelléas et Mélisande (Debussy). Cast TBA; Macatsoris, Gately, TBA. Also 3

AMARILLO OPERA (Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts,
     806-372-7464; 
 www.amarilloopera.org)
Mar. 31 The Pèrichole (Offenbach). Also Apr. 1m

ANCHORAGE OPERA (Discovery Theatre, Alaska Center for the Performing Arts,
     907-270-2557;  
www.anchorageopera.org)
Mar. 30 The Sound of Music (Rodgers). Also 31m, Apr. 1m, 4, 5, 6, 7m

ARIZONA OPERA (Tucson Music Hall; Phoenix Symphony Hall, 602-266-7464;  www.azopera.com)
Mar. 3 Aida (Verdi). Daltirus/M. E. Williams, Karanas/D. B. Miller; Rawls, Short, P. Volpe, M. Treviño; Flint,
     Hoomes, Silver/A. T. Jones Co. Also 4m (Tucson); 9, 10, 11m (Phoenix)

ATLANTA OPERA (Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center, 800-356-7372;  www.atlantaopera.org)
Mar. 3 The Golden Ticket (Ash). Emerson, Nims; Okulitch, Roy/Wenzelberg, Jameson; Ash, Shell,
     Schwengl/Pakledinaz. Also 6, 9, 11m

BOSTON LYRIC OPERA (Citi Performing Arts Center, 617-542-6772;www.blo.org)
Mar. 9 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Coburn; Beyer, Tessier, Cushing, Condy; Angus, Mattaliano/Varone,
     Moyer/Scott. Also 11m, 14, 16, 18m

CONNECTICUT LYRIC OPERA (Belding Theater, The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts,
     Hartford, 860-440-3594;
www.ctlyricopera.org)
Mar. 2 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 2 (New Britain); 9 (Middletown); 11 (New London); 17 (Waterbury)

CURTIS INSTITUTE OF MUSIC OPERA THEATRE (Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts,
     Philadelphia, 215-893-7902; 
 www.curtis.edu)
Mar. 14 Elegy for Young Lovers (Henze). Cast TBA; Manahan, Rader-Shieber, TBA. Also 16, 18m 

DALLAS OPERA (Winspear Opera House, 214-443-1000;  www.dallasopera.org)
Mar. 16 The Lighthouse (Maxwell Davies). Bidlack, Orth, Sumegi; Paiement, Moriarty, Boritt/C. Stephens. Also
     17, 18m

DICAPO OPERA THEATRE (Dicapo Theatre, New York, 212-288-9438;  www.dicapo.com)
Mar. 8 The Most Happy Fella (Loesser). Cast TBA; Mazzagatti, TBA, TBA. Also 9, 10, 11m

EUGENE OPERA (Hult Center for the Performing Arts, 541-485-3985;  www.eugeneopera.com)
Mar. 16 Nixon in China (Adams). Kaduce, Decher-Wayte; Gregory, Beudert, Burchett; Bisantz, Helfrich,
     Buedert/Hayden. Also 18m

FLORENTINE OPERA COMPANY (Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, Milwaukee,
     800-326-7372;
www.florentineopera.org)
Mar. 16 Susannah (Floyd). Allison; Rosel, Boyd, Tigges; Mechavich, Florescu, Rom/ A. T. Jones Co. Also 18m

INDIANA UNIVERSITY OPERA THEATER (Musical Arts Center, 812-855-7433;    www.music.indiana.edu/opera)
February 24 Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). Cast TBA; Effron, Liotta, Forrester/Pisano. Also 25, Mar. 2, 3

LONG BEACH OPERA (Centre Theatre, 562-432-5934;  www.longbeachopera.org)
Mar. 11m The Breasts of Tiresias (Poulenc). Maldjian; R. Buck, R. P. Gomez. The Tears of a Knife (Martinu˚).
     Maldjian, Hanson; R. Buck, R. P. Gomez; Mitisek, Roht, Muraoka/Hiratzka & Roht. Also 17

LOS ANGELES OPERA (Chandler Pavilion, 213-972-8001;www.laopera.com)
Mar. 1 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). A. M. Martínez; Domingo, Secco, Kowaljow; Conlon, Moshinsky, Yeargan/Hall.
     Also 4m
Mar. 3 Albert Herring (Britten). Kelly/Brewer, Mack, Bunnell; Shrader, Bonner; Conlon, P. Curran, Knight. Also 8,
     11m, 14, 17m

LYRIC OPERA BALTIMORE (Modell Performing Arts Center, 410-685-5086;www.lyricoperahouse.com)
Mar. 9 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Lynch, Burnett, Gunlogson; Mobbs, Pop; Rescigno, Uzan, TBA. Also 11m

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO (Civic Opera House, 312-332-2244;www.lyricopera.org)
Mar. 1m Show Boat (Kern). As. Brown, Cambridge, Simpson, Mac, Gold; Gunn, M. Robinson, Lehman, Yvon;
     DeMain, Zambello, Davison/Tazewell. Also 2m, 7m, 9, 14, 17
Mar. 4m Rinaldo (Handel). Kleiter, van den Heever, Prina; Daniels, Pisaroni, I. Davies; Bicket, Negrin, Désiré. Also 8,
     12, 16, 20, 24
Mar. 6 Aida (Verdi). H. He, Smirnova; Berti, Kelsey, Kocán, Boyer; R. Palumbo, Joël/Lata, Halmen. Also 10, 15m, 19,
     22, 25m

LYRIC OPERA OF KANSAS CITY (Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts,
     816-471-7344;
www.kcopera.org)
Mar. 10 Nixon in China (Adams). Kanyova, Luna; Maddalena, Woodrow, Belcher; Holmquist, Cavanaugh,
     Rom/Mirhardy. Also 14, 16, 18m

LYRIC OPERA SAN DIEGO (North Park Theatre, 619-239-8836;www.lyricoperasandiego.org)
Mar. 30 The Mikado (Sullivan). Also Apr. 1m, 5, 7, 8m, 13, 14, 15m

MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC OPERA THEATER (Borden Auditorium, New York,
     212-749-2802, ext. 428;
www.msmnyc.edu)
Mar. 29 Die Verschworenen (Schubert).Cast TBA; Parodi, Vaughn, TBA. Also 30, 31, Apr. 1m

MINNESOTA OPERA (Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, St. Paul, 612-333-6669; www.mnopera.org)
Mar. 3 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). S. Phillips/Mortellaro; Spyres/Peake, Westman/Yun, Wager/Beutel;
     Vordoni, Robinson, C. Jones/Hoffman. Also 4m, 6, 8, 10, 11m

MOBILE OPERA (Mobile Civic Center Theater; Saenger Theatre, 251-432-6772;www.mobileopera.org)
Mar. 30 Turandot (Puccini). Follman, M. King; Pickle, Wilkinson; A. Anderson, TBA, TBA. Also Apr. 1m

NEW ORLEANS OPERA (Mahalia Jackson Theatre, 504-529-2278;www.neworleansopera.org)
Mar. 2 Salome (R. Strauss). Khudoley, G. Jones; Mac Master, McKinny; Lyall, Hilbe, Rusnak/Malabar, Ltd. Also 4

NEW YORK CITY OPERA (Gerald W. Lynch Theater, 212-870-5570;www.nycopera.com)
Mar. 18m Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Jakubiak, Holloway, Lenormand; A. Clayton, Cutlip, Gilfry; Curnyn, C. Alden,
     Lieberman/Wadden. Also 20, 22, 24

OPERA BIRMINGHAM (Wright Center, Samford University, 205-322-6737;www.operabirmingham.org)
Mar. 16 Carmen (Bizet). Esperian, Cornelius; Bellemer, McKern; Plasson, Huffman, Pascoe/Greenwood. Also 18m

OPERA CAROLINA (Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, Charlotte, 704-372-1000;      www.operacarolina.org)
Mar. 17 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Kuznetsova, Pierce; Ladyuk, Manucharyan, Irmiter; Meena, Deedrick,
     Beck/A. T. Jones Co. Also 22, 25m

OPERA COLORADO (Ellie Caulkins Opera House, Denver, 303-778-1500;www.operacolorado.org)
Mar. 24 Florencia en el Amazonas (Catán). Armstrong, Dukach, B. Clayton; K. Miller, Langan, Fedderly; Tebar,
     Condemi, Lienau/Zuber. Also 27, 30, Apr. 1m

OPERA IN THE HEIGHTS (Lambert Hall, Houston, 713-861-5303; www.operaintheheights.org)
Mar. 15 Il Trovatore (Verdi). M. Johnson/Tillotson, Heltzel/J. Bank; D. Rodriguez/Calderón, Cummings/Meza;
     Carreón-Robledo, Byrnes, R. Smith & Pruetz/Scheh. Also 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 25m

OPERA MEMPHIS (Clark Opera Memphis Center, 901-257-3100;www.operamemphis.org)
Mar. 31 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Yunus; de Peppo, McReynolds, Phares; Pelto, Bruce, Pascoe/Costume World. Also
     Apr. 3

OPERA ORCHESTRA OF NEW YORK (Carnegie Hall; Avery Fisher Hall, New York,
     212-799-1982;
www.operaorchestrany.org)
Mar. 7 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). TBA; Domingo, TBA, TBA; Veronesi. Also 7 (in concert)

OPERA SANTA BARBARA (Granada Theatre, 805-898-3890;www.operasb.com)
Mar. 23 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Vuong, R. Jones, Chaverdova; Cedel, Detwiler; Ryvkin, K. Robinson, S. Benson.
     Also 25m

OPERA SOUTHWEST (National Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque, 505-243-0591;
      
www.operasouthwest.org)
Mar. 24 Suor Angelica (Puccini). Hamza, Musacchio. Gianni Schicchi (Puccini). Mahoney; M. Burns, D. Groves;
     Barrese, Barrett/Bartholomew, C. Wong/TBA. Also 27, 30, Apr. 1m

PALM BEACH OPERA (Kravis Center, 561-833-7888;www.pbopera.org)
Mar. 23 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Ciofi/Farcas; Portari/Vasiliev, Burdenko, Walker; Aprea, Gasparon,
     H. Bardon/Hall. Also 24, 25m

PEABODY OPERA THEATRE (Modell Performing Arts Center; Theatre Project; Friedberg Concert
     Hall, Peabody Institute, Baltimore, 410-234-4800;
www.peabody.jhu.edu)
Mar. 14 The Crucible (Ward). Also 15, 16, 17

PENSACOLA OPERA (Saenger Theatre, 850-433-6737;www.pensacolaopera.com)
Mar. 9 Rigoletto (Verdi). Redding, Korbey; T. Thomas, C. Johnson, H. Wilson; Rubardt, Parry, TBA. Also 11m

PIEDMONT OPERA THEATRE (Stevens Center, Winston–Salem, NC, 336-724-7101;      www.piedmontopera.org)
Mar. 16 The Crucible (Ward). Also 18m, 20

PITTSBURGH OPERA (Benedum Center, 412-456-6666;www.pittsburghopera.org)
Mar. 24 Tosca (Puccini). A. Brown; Vera, Delavan; Walker, McIntyre, Sormani/TBA. Also 27, 30, Apr. 1m

PORTLAND OPERA (Newmark Theatre, 503-241-1802; www.portlandopera.org)
Mar. 30 Galileo Galilei (Glass). Ohse; Troxell, A. Chiang; Manson, Newbury, TBA/Bonde. Also Apr. 1m, 3, 5, 7

RICHARD RODGERS THEATRE (New York, 800-755-4000; www.porgyandbessonbroadway.com)
December 17 Porgy and Bess (Gershwin). Ongoing through July 8

SAN DIEGO OPERA (Civic Theatre, 619-533-7000;www.sdopera.com)
Mar. 10 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). De Niese; Del Carlo, Castronovo, Mattsey; Guidarini, Gately,
     Fanning/H. E. Rodgers. Also 13, 16, 18m

SARASOTA OPERA (Sarasota Opera House, 941-366-8450; www.sarasotaopera.org)
Mar. 2 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). K. Kim; Kohl, Poulis, Y. B. Kim; Barrese, Grant, TBA/Kaplan. Also 7, 9m,
     17m, 23
Mar. 3 Otello (Verdi). D’Amato; Dávila, S. Anderson; DeRenzi, Sundine, Gordon/Kaplan. Also 6, 11m, 14, 17, 22, 25m
Mar. 4m Carmen (Bizet). Brillembourg, D. Walker; Nagore, Monzón; DeRenzi, Collins, Gordon/Kaplan. Also 8, 11,
     16, 20m, 24
Mar. 10 Vanessa (Barber). Thomson, Babcock; Piper, Potter; Neely, Unger, Schweikardt/Kaplan. Also 13, 15, 18m,
     21, 24m

SEATTLE OPERA (Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 800-426-1619; www.seattleopera.org)
Mar. 3 Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck). Rodríguez, Gearhart; Burden; Wedow, Condemi, Lienau/Zamora. Also 4m, 7, 10

SHREVEPORT OPERA (Riverview Theater, 318-227-9503;www.shreveopera.org)
Mar. 31 Madama Butterfly (Puccini)

TACOMA OPERA (Pantages Theater; Rialto Theater; Theatre on the Square, WA, 253-627-7789;      www.tacomaopera.com)
Mar. 30 La Bohème (Puccini). Marks, Altiveros; Farmer, Oakden, Silvia; Kwiram, Johnson, TBA. Also Apr. 1m

TACONIC OPERA (Yorktown Stage, Yorktown Heights, 914-245-3415;www.taconicopera.org)
Mar. 23 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Familant/Miranda; Ocasio/Fredericks, Gabaldon/Gombardozzi, D. Klein/Jabara;
     Nakabayashi, Montez, Montez/. Also 24, 25m

TOLEDO OPERA (Peristyle Theater, 419-255-7464;www.toledoopera.org)
Mar. 11 Turandot (Puccini) 

TULSA OPERA (Tulsa Performing Arts Center, 918-587-4811;www.tulsaopera.com)
Mar. 2 Dead Man Walking (Heggie). Chavez, Woods, Ogbonnaya, LoBianco, Petrocelli, Washington; Mayes, Sanders,
     Lindskoog, Callon; Shannon, Pape, Frehner/Reid. Also 4m

UTAH OPERA (Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City, 801-533-6683; www.utahopera.org)
Mar. 10 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Matanovič; Blake, Wailkowske, Nelman; Sheston, Manich, Moyer/Bristow. Also 12, 14, 16, 18m

VANCOUVER OPERA (Queen Elizabeth Theatre, BC, 604-683-0222; www.vancouveropera.ca)
Mar. 17 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Eddy; Hopkins, Barbera, Goerz, Hammons; Tweten, Garnhum,
     Stichbury/Mirhady. Also 20, 22, 24, 25m

VIRGINIA OPERA (Performances in Norfolk, Fairfax and Richmond, 866-673-7282; www.vaopera.org)
Mar. 10 The Mikado (Sullivan). Jolly, Byrne; Burdette, Plenk, St. Clair, Tucker; White, Danner, Beck/Malabar, Ltd.
     Also 14, 16, 18m (Norfolk); 23, 25m (Fairfax); 30, Apr. 1 (Richmond)

WASHINGTON NATIONAL OPERA (Kennedy Center, D.C., 202-295-2400;www.kennedy-center.org)
Mar. 2 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Futral, Pokupic, Brandes; Prieto, Rhodes, Shimell; Auguin, Miller, Miller. Also 4m, 7,
     10, 12, 15

WICHITA GRAND OPERA (Century II Performing Arts Center, 316-262-8054;      www.wichitagrandopera.org)
Mar. 17 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). M. J. Lee, Truckenbrod; Hayes, Nansel, P. Smith, Settle; Reader, McNamara,
     Pavlov/Lessin

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BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER (Nationaltheater, Munich, 49 89 21 85 19 20;www.bayerische.staatsoper.de)
Mar. 1 Madama Butterfly (Puccini)
Mar. 4 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 7, 9, 13
Mar. 11 Die Walküre (Wagner). Also 15, 18, 25, July 4, 11
Mar. 14 Macbeth (Verdi). Also 17, 20, 23
Mar. 21 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Also 24, 28
Mar. 31 Otello (Verdi). Also Apr. 3, 7, 10

CHÂTELET: THÉÂTRE MUSICAL DE PARIS (33 1 40 28 28 40;www.chatelet-theatre.com)
Mar. 17 Orlando Paladino (Haydn). Also 19, 21, 23, 25m

DE NEDERLANDSE OPERA (Amsterdam, 31 20 625 54 55;www.dno.nl)
Mar. 1 The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh and the Maiden Fevroniya (Rimsky-Korsakov)
Mar. 15 Deidamia (Handel). Also 19, 21, 23, 25m, 27, 29, Apr. 1m

DEN NORSKE OPERA (Oslo, 47 21 42 21 21;www.operaen.no)
Mar. 2 La Bohème (Puccini)
Mar. 4m Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Also 8, 12, 18m, 21, 24, 28, 31m

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 343 84 343;www.deutscheoperberlin.de)
Mar. 3 Turandot (Puccini). Also 7
Mar. 4 Jenůfa (Janáček). Also 8, 10, 16, Apr. 21, 24
Mar. 11 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 24, Apr. 4, 18, May 4, June 3, 10
Mar. 14 Luisa Miller (Verdi). Also 17, 20
Mar. 15 Candide (Bernstein). Also 18
Mar. 19 Macbeth (Verdi). Also 22, 25
Mar. 27m Siegfried (Wagner). Also 28m, 29m (abridged)
Mar. 30 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also Apr. 1
Mar. 31 Tosca (Puccini). Also Apr. 5, June 13, 16

ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA (London Coliseum, 44 871 911 0200;www.eno.org)
Mar. 1 The Death of Klinghoffer (Adams). Also 3, 5, 7, 9
Mar. 2 The Tales of Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also 6, 8, 10

FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA (Helsinki, 358 9 4030 2211;www.opera.fi)
Mar. 1 La Fanciulla del West (Puccini)
Mar. 3 Rusalka (Dvořák). Also 6, 8, 10, 16, 21, 27, 29

FLANDERS OPERA (Ghent Opera House; Antwerp Opera House 32 70 22 02 02; www.vlaamseopera.be)
Mar. 2 La Forza del Destino (Verdi). Also 4m, 7, 10 (Ghent)
Mar. 23 Rumor (Jost). Also 25m, 27, 29, 31 (Antwerp); Apr. 12, 15m, 17, 20 (Ghent)

GOTHENBURG OPERA (46 31 13 13 00;www.opera.se)
Mar. 2 West Side Story (Bernstein). Also 3m, 3, 6
Mar. 31 Lucrezia Borgia (Donizetti)

GRAN TEATRE DEL LICEU (Barcelona, 34 93 485 99 13; www.liceubarcelona.com)
Mar. 1 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 15, 16, 18m, 19

GRAND THÉÂTRE DE GENÈVE (Geneva, 41 22 418 31 30;www.geneveopera.ch)
Mar. 1 Julietta (Martinů). Also 3, 5
Mar. 29 Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). Also Apr. 1m, 3, 5, 10, 12

HAMBURGISCHE STAATSOPER (49 40 35 68 68; www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de)
Mar. 2 L'Elisir d'Amore (Donizetti)
Mar. 3 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart)
Mar. 4m Das Rheingold (Wagner)
Mar. 7m Siegfried (Wagner)
Mar. 8 The Queen of Spades (Tchaikovsky). Also 13, 16, 18, 24
Mar. 11m Götterdämmerung (Wagner)
Mar. 27 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 30, Apr. 3

HUNGARIAN STATE OPERA HOUSE (Magyar Állami Operaház, Budapest, 36 1 353 0170;www.opera.hu)
Mar. 1 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 6, 9
Mar. 3 Tannhäuser (Wagner)
Mar. 25 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 28, 31, Apr. 5, 11, 15, 18, 22

ISRAELI OPERA (Tel Aviv Performing Arts Center, 972 3 692 7777;www.israel-opera.co.il)
Mar. 10 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Also 12, 13, 14, 15, 16m, 17, 19, 20, 22, 23m, 24

KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 47 99 74 00;www.komische-oper-berlin.de)
Mar. 2 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 8, 17
Mar. 3 The Love for Three Oranges (Prokofiev). Also 18, Apr. 9, May 5, 12, 26
Mar. 4 Der Freischütz (Weber). Also 9, 29, Apr. 4, July 6
Mar. 10 Die Sieben Todsünden (Weill). Also June 9, 13, July 2
Mar. 11 The Bronze Horse (Auber). Also 20, 26, Apr. 7, 27, May 6, 15, 28, July 3
Mar. 14 Kiss Me, Kate (Porter). Also 23, 24, 31, Apr. 1, 12, 13, 21
Mar. 25 Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). Also 30, Apr. 8, 15
Mar. 28 Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also Apr. 3, 14, 30, May 3

MAGGIO MUSICALE FIORENTINO (Teatro Comunale, Florence, 39 55 287222;www.maggiofiorentino.com)
Mar. 15 Anna Bolena (Donizetti). Also 18m, 21, 24

MALMÖ OPERA (46 40 20 85 00;www.malmoopera.se)
Mar. 1 Carmen (Bizet). Also 3, 6, 18m, 20, 22, 24, Apr. 10, 15m, 24, 26, May 2, 4, 9, 16
Mar. 10 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 13, 15, 17, 25m, 30, Apr. 1m, 7

NEW NATIONAL THEATRE, TOKYO (81 3 5351 3011;www.nntt.jac.go.jp)
Mar. 8 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 11m, 14, 17m, 20m

OPER FRANKFURT (49 69 212 49 49 4;www.oper-frankfurt.de)
Mar. 2 Ariane et Barbe-Bleue (Dukas)
Mar. 3 Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Also June 17, July 1
Mar. 4 Adriana Lecouvreur (Cilèa). Also 9, 15, 17, 25m, 25, 30
Mar. 10 Lear (Reimann). Also 18, Apr. 1, 6, 9
Mar. 11 L'Amico Fritz (Mascagni). Also 13
Mar. 16 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 24, 31, Apr. 7, 13, 19, 22m, 28, May 13m, 16
Mar. 22 L'Histoire du Soldat (Stravinsky). Also 24, 25

OPER LEIPZIG (Opernhaus/Haus Dreilinden, Leipzig, 49 341 1261-275;www.oper-leipzig.de)
Mar. 4 The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček). Also 18, 27, June 29
Mar. 10 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also Apr. 7
Mar. 16 Iphigenie en Aulide (Gluck). Also June 9
Mar. 17 Alceste (Gluck). Also June 8
Mar. 24 Parsifal (Wagner). Also Apr. 6
Mar. 25 Tosca (Puccini). Also Apr. 21, June 23

OPÉRA COMIQUE (Salle Favart, Paris, 33 8 25 01 01 23; www.opera-comique.com)
Mar. 5 Dido and Aeneas (Purcell). Also 7, 8

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

Mar. 2 Pelléas et Mélisande (Debussy). Also 5, 8, 11m, 14, 16
Mar. 15 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 18, 21, 23, 25, Apr. 3, 8m, 12, 14, 16, 19, 21
Palais Garnier
Mar. 2 Die Lustige Witwe (Lehár). Also 5, 8, 11m, 14, 16, 19, 22, 26, 29, Apr. 2

OPERNHAUS ZÜRICH (41 44 268 66 66;www.opernhaus.ch)
Mar. 1 Otello (Rossini). Also 3, 6
Mar. 4m Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 18m, Apr. 1m, 15m, May 5m, June 24m (abridged)
Mar. 4 Don Carlos (Verdi). Also 8, 11, 18, 20, 27, 30, Apr. 9
Mar. 7 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). Also Apr. 12
Mar. 9 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 13, 16, 21, 23
Mar. 14 Carmen (Bizet). Also 17, 22, 25

PALAU DE LES ARTS REINA SOFÍA (Valencia, 34 902 202 383;www.lesarts.com)
Mar. 3 El Amor Brujo/La Vida Breve (Falla). Also 6, 9, 11, 14
Mar. 25 Thaïs (Massenet). Also 28, 31, Apr. 3, 12, 15

POLISH NATIONAL OPERA (Teatr Wielki, Warsaw, 48 22 69 20 208;www.teatrwielki.pl)
Mar. 11 Jakob Lenz (Rihm). Also 15, 17, 18

ROYAL DANISH OPERA (Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen, 45 33 69 69 69;www.kgl-teater.dk)
Mar. 5 Die Frau ohne Schatten (R. Strauss). Also 10
Mar. 7 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 9, 12, 14, 17m, 21, 23, 27, 29, Apr. 1m, 10, 16, 24, 26
Mar. 22 Parsifal (Wagner). Also 26, Apr. 11, 14, 18, 22m, 30, May 4, 8, 13m
Mar. 28 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 29, 31, Apr. 1

ROYAL OPERA, U.K. (Covent Garden, London, 44 20 7304 4000; www.royalopera.org)
Mar. 1 Rusalka (Dvořák). Also 3, 6, 9, 14
Mar. 2 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart)
Mar. 12 Miss Fortune (Weir). Also 15, 20, 23, 28
Mar. 30 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also Apr. 2, 4, 7, 11, 14m, 17, 21

ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA (Stockholm, 46 8 791 44 00; www.operan.se)
Mar. 3m Bluebeard’s Castle (Bartók)/Trouble in Tahiti (Bernstein). Also 13, 15, 17m
Mar. 6 The Queen of Spades (Tchaikovsky). Also 18m, 20
Mar. 9 Carmen (Bizet). Also 14, 22, 27, 31m, Apr. 5, 10, 14m
Mar. 10m Capriccio (R. Strauss). Also 12, 21, 24m, 28, 30, Apr. 3

SCOTTISH OPERA (On tour, 44 141 332 3321; www.scottishopera.org.uk)
Mar. 17 The Rake's Progress (Stravinsky). Also 21, 23, 25m (Glasgow); Mar. 27, 29, 31

SEMPEROPER DRESDEN (49 351 4911 705; www.semperoper.de)
Mar. 1 Dead Man Walking (Heggie). Also 4, 9, 18, 23
Mar. 4 La Dirindina (Martini). Also m, 18m, Apr. 1m, 8m, June 17m, 24m
Mar. 7 Dido and Aeneas (Purcell). Also 9, 10, 11m
Mar. 8 Cardillac (Hindemith). Also 24, Mar. 8, Apr. 6
Mar. 17m Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 17, 22, 29, 31, Apr. 21, June 30, July 1
Mar. 24 Švanda the Bagpiper (Weinberger). Also 27, 30, Apr. 7, 14, 29, May 2, 17
Mar. 25 Lulu (Berg). Also 7, 10, Mar. 25, 28, June 19, 22

STAATSOPER UNTER DEN LINDEN (Schiller Theater, Berlin, 49 30 2035 4555;www.staatsoper-berlin.org)
Mar. 1 Al Gran Sole Carico d’Amore (Nono). Also 3, 5, 9, 11m
Mar. 2 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Also 8, 15
Mar. 10m Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Also 18m, 25m
Mar. 20 Wahnsinn, das ist die Seele der Handlung (Stahnke). Also 23, 25, 29, 31, Apr. 1, 14, 15
Mar. 30 Das Rheingold (Wagner)
Mar. 31 Lulu (Berg). Also Apr. 4, 9m, 11, 14

STAATSTHEATER AM GARNERPLATZ (Munich, 49 089 21 85 19 60;www.staatstheater-am-gaertnerplatz.de)
Mar. 3 Joseph Süss (Glanert). Also 7, 11, 20, 22, 26, 30, Apr. 1, 5, 11m, 19
Mar. 9 L'Italiana in Algeri (Rossini). Also Feb. 5, Mar. 9, 14, Apr. 3, 9
Mar. 17 Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Weill). Also 24, 27
Mar. 21m Die Omama im Apfelbaum (Naske). Also 27m, 29m, Apr. 7m
Mar. 21 The Mikado (Sullivan). Also Apr. 2
Mar. 25 The Fall of the House of Usher (Glass)

STAATSTHEATER STUTTGART (49 711 20 20 90;www.staatstheater.stuttgart.de)
Mar. 3 La Sonnambula (Bellini). Also 6, 10, 13, 18
Mar. 11 Die Glückliche Hand (Schoenberg)/Osud (Janáček). Also 16, 20, 24, 27, June 2, 17, 23
Mar. 14 Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno (Handel)
Mar. 17 Norma (Bellini). Also 23, 26, Apr. 3, 5, 9
Mar. 21 Luisa Miller (Verdi). Also 25, 28, May 21, 26, June 1, 8

TEATRO ALLA SCALA (Milan, 39 02 72 003 744; www.teatroallascala.org)
Mar. 1 Aida (Verdi). Also 4, 7, 10
Mar. 11 Die Frau ohne Schatten (R. Strauss). Also 14, 17, 20, 24, 27
Mar. 23 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 25, 28, 30, Apr. 10, 12, 14, 17

TEATRO DI SAN CARLO (Naples, 39 081 7972111;www.teatrosancarlo.it)
Mar. 2 Don Trastullo (Jommelli). Also 3, 4m, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11m
Mar. 21 I Masnadieri (Verdi). Also 25m, 27, 29, 31

TEATRO REAL (Madrid, 34 902 24 48 48;www.teatro-real.com)
Mar. 2 La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Also 4
Mar. 27 I Due Figaro (Mercadante). Also 28, 30, 31, Apr. 1

TEATRO REGIO DI TORINO (Turin, 39 011 8815 241;www.teatroregio.torino.it)
Mar. 6 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 8, 11m, 13, 15, 17
Mar. 14 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 16, 18m, 20

THEATER AN DER WIEN (Vienna, 43 1 588 85;www.theater-wien.at)
Mar. 1 The Fairy Queen (Purcell). In concert
Mar. 2 Telemaco (Gluck)
Mar. 9 Ariodante (Handel). In concert
Mar. 19 Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also 23, 25, 27, 29, Apr. 2
Mar. 21 Theodora (Handel). In concert

THÉÂTRE DU CAPITOLE (Toulouse, 33 5 61 63 13 13;www.theatre-du-capitole.org)
Mar. 9 La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Also 11m, 13, 16, 18m, 20

THÉÂTRE ROYAL DE LA MONNAIE (Brussels, 32 2 70 23 39 39; www.demunt.be)
Mar. 6 Rusalka (Dvořák). Also 7, 8, 9, 11m, 13, 14, 15, 16
Mar. 12 Theodora (Handel)

THÉÂTRES DE LA VILLE (Grand Théâtre, Luxembourg, 352 47 08 95 1; www.theatres.lu)
Mar. 12 Idomeneo (Mozart). Also 14

VOLKSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.volksoper.at)
Mar. 1 Il Tabarro/Gianni Schicchi (Puccini). Also 6, 16
Mar. 3 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 13, 24, Apr. 2, 26, May 4
Mar. 4 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 10, 17, 23, 29, Apr. 4, 9, 19, 28
Mar. 9 Rusalka (Dvořák). Also 12, 20, 22, 26, Apr. 1, 3, May 2, 6
Mar. 15 Das Land des Lächelns (Lehár). Also 21, 30, Apr. 29, June 2
Mar. 25 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also Apr. 8, 14, 20, May 7m, June 9, 23, 29
Mar. 31 Das Wundertheater (Henze)/Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also Apr. 5, 13, 15, 18, 22, 25

WELSH NATIONAL OPERA (Various locations, 44 29 2063 5000; www.wno.org.uk)
Mar. 1 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 29, Apr. 12, 14
Mar. 2 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 6, 9, 13, 16, 27, 30, Apr. 10, 13
Mar. 7 Béatrice et Bénédict (Berlioz). Also 14, 28, Apr. 11

WIENER STAATSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.wiener-staatsoper.at)
Mar. 1 Carmen (Bizet)
Mar. 2 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 4
Mar. 5 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). Also 8, 11, 13
Mar. 9 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 12, 15
Mar. 17 Die Frau ohne Schatten (R. Strauss). Also 20, 23, 27
Mar. 18 Tannhäuser (Wagner). Also 21, 25
Mar. 19 Tosca (Puccini). Also 22, 30, Apr. 2, June 4, 8, 11, 14
Mar. 29 Cardillac (Hindemith). Also Apr. 1, 4
Mar. 31 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Also Apr. 3, 7, 10 spacer 


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