Dateline

Dateline     

by TRISTAN KRAFT

METROPOLITAN OPERA (Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 212-362-6000;  www.metopera.org)
Jan. 1 Les Troyens (Berlioz). Voigt, Bishop, Cargill; Giordani, Cutler, Youn, D. Croft; Luisi, Zambello, Bjørnson/Yavich
Jan. 2 Turandot (Puccini). Theorin, Gerzmava; Fraccaro, Ramey; Ettinger, Zeffirelli/Kneuss, Zeffirelli/Anni &
     Saligeri
Jan. 3 The Barber of Seville (Rossini). Leonard; Pogossov, Shrader, Bisch, Del Carlo; Abel, Sher, Yeargan/Zuber
Jan. 4 Maria Stuarda (Donizetti). DiDonato, van den Heever; Cordella, Hopkins, M. Rose; Benini, McVicar,
     Macfarlane
Jan. 5m Les Troyens (Berlioz). Same as Jan. 1 exc. Graham for Bishop
Jan. 5 The Barber of Seville (Rossini). Same as Jan. 3
Jan. 7 Turandot (Puccini). Same as Jan. 2
Jan. 8 Maria Stuarda (Donizetti). Same as Jan. 4 exc. Polenzani for Cordella
Jan. 9 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Racette, Blythe; Berti, Markov; Callegari, McVicar/P. Williams, C. Edwards/Reiffenstuel
Jan. 10 Turandot (Puccini). Same as Jan. 2
Jan. 11 La Rondine (Puccini). Opolais, Christy; Filianoti, Brenciu; Marin, Joël/Barlow, Frigerio/Squarciapino
Jan. 12m Il Trovatore (Verdi). Same as Jan. 9 exc. Meade for Racette
Jan. 12 Maria Stuarda (Donizetti). Same as Jan. 8
Jan. 14 La Rondine (Puccini). Same as Jan. 11
Jan. 15 Maria Stuarda (Donizetti). Same as Jan. 8
Jan. 16 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Same as Jan. 9
Jan. 17 Le Comte Ory (Rossini). Yende, Deshayes; Flórez, Gunn; Benini, Sher, Yeargan/Zuber
Jan. 18 La Rondine (Puccini). Same as Jan. 11
Jan. 19m Maria Stuarda (Donizetti). Same as Jan. 8
Jan. 19 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Same as Jan. 9
Jan. 21 Le Comte Ory (Rossini). Same as Jan. 17
Jan. 22 La Rondine (Puccini). Same as Jan. 11
Jan. 23 Maria Stuarda (Donizetti). Same as Jan. 8
Jan. 24 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Same as Jan. 9
Jan. 25 Le Comte Ory (Rossini). Same as Jan. 17
Jan. 26m La Rondine (Puccini). Same as Jan. 11
Jan. 26 Maria Stuarda (Donizetti). Same as Jan. 8
Jan. 28 Rigoletto (Verdi). Damrau, Volkova; Lučić, Beczala, Kocán; Mariotti, Mayer, C. Jones/Hilferty
Jan. 29 Le Comte Ory (Rossini). Same as Jan. 17
Jan. 30 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Netrebko; Polenzani, Kwiecien, Schrott; Benini, Sher, Yeargan/Zuber
Jan. 31 Rigoletto (Verdi). Same as Jan. 28
 
 AMORE OPERA (Connelly Theater, New York, 866-811-4111;  www.amoreopera.org)
Jan. 2 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 3, 4, 5, 6m

ANCHORAGE OPERA (Discovery Theatre, Alaska Center for the Performing Arts,
     907-279-2557; 
www.anchorageopera.org)
Jan. 26 Tosca (Puccini). Plette; M. Hayes, M. Walters; Astafan, D. Frost, TBA. Also 30, Feb. 1, 3m

ARIZONA OPERA (Phoenix Symphony Hall; Tucson Music Hall, 602-266-7464; www.azopera.com)
Jan. 25 Tosca (Puccini). Gardner; Lopardo/Sorenson, Hawkins; Revzen, Uzan, Oenslager & Colavecchia/A. T. Jones
     Co. Also 26m, 26, 27m (Phoenix); Feb. 2, 3m (Tucson)

AUSTIN LYRIC OPERA (Long Center for the Perf. Arts, 512-472-5992; www.austinlyricopera.org)
Jan. 31 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also Feb. 2, 3m

BRONX OPERA COMPANY (Lovinger Theatre, Lehman College, Bronx; Kaye Playhouse, Hunter
     College, New York, 718-365-4209; 
www.bronxopera.org)
Jan. 12 La Gazza Ladra (Rossini). Also 13m (Bronx); 19, 20m (New York)

CANADIAN OPERA COMPANY (Four Seasons Centre for the Perf. Arts, Toronto,
     800-250-4653; 
www.coc.ca)
Jan. 29 Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Diener/Wray, Karanas; Heppner/B. Fritz, Held, Selig; Bělohlávek, Sellars,
     TBA/Pakledinaz. Also Feb. 2m, 8, 14, 17m, 20, 23

CENTRAL CITY OPERA (Newman Center for the Perf. Arts, 303-468-2030; www.centralcityopera.org)
Jan. 16 Der Kaiser von Atlantis (Ullmann). Pracht; Phares, J. Tucker, I. O’Brien, Spears; Bergman, Huffman,
     Doshi/Carey. Also 17

EDMONTON OPERA (Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, Edmonton,
     780-429-1000; 
www.edmontonopera.com)
Jan. 12 Svadba (Sokolovic). Albino, Huhtanen, Ludwig, Mercer, Woodley; Mheadhra, Cavanagh, Gianfrancesco. Also
     13m, 16m, 18, 19

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. 26 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Oropesa, Vecchione; Bidlack, Michie, Bisch; Bisantz, Buchman, Bosquet. Also Feb.
     1, 5, 10m, 16 (Miami); 21, 23 (Ft. Lauderdale)

FRESNO GRAND OPERA (Shaghoian Concert Hall, 559-442-5699;  www.fresnograndopera.org)
Jan. 11 La Rondine (Puccini). R. Davis, Dixon; C. Johnson, Berlinghieri; Galli, Bascetta, TBA. Also 13m

HOUSTON GRAND OPERA (Wortham Theater Center, 713-228-6737;  www.houstongrandopera.org)
Jan. 18 Show Boat (Kern). Cooke, M. Moore; Kaiser; Summers, Zambello, Davison/Tazewell. Also 20m, 26, 30, Feb. 1,
     3m, 6, 9
Jan. 25 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Willis-Sørensen, Dzhioeva, Christensson; Eröd, Prieto, Ketelsen, Sumuel,
     M. Robinson; Pinnock, Järvefelt/Silverstein, Oberle. Also 27m, Feb. 2, 5, 8, 10m

LONG BEACH OPERA (Various locations, 562-432-5934; www.longbeachopera.org)
Jan. 27m The Fall of the House of Usher (Glass). S. Hanson; McPherson, Gregory; Mitisek, Cazan, Muraoka/Saint-Anne. Also Feb. 2, 3m

LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC (Walt Disney Concert Hall, 323-850-2000; www.laphil.com)
Jan. 15 Angels in America (Eötvös). Brueggergosman, Migenes, J. Hall; D. A. Moore, Ebrahim, Olofsson, K. Anderson;
     Heras-Casado, Gately (semi-staged)

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO (Civic Opera House, 312-332-2244;  www.lyricopera.org)
Jan. 8 Hänsel und Gretel (Humperdinck). DeShong, Kanyova, J. Grove, Makerov; Mulligan; Stare, R. Jones/Einhorn,
     Macfarlane. Also 11, 14, 17m, 19
Jan. 21 La Bohème (Puccini). A. M. Martínez/Netrebko, Futral; Pittas/Calleja, Meachem, Silvestrelli; Villaume,
     Muller, Yeargan/Mahoney. Also 24m, 27m, Feb. 2, 7, Mar. 9, 12, 15m, 18, 22, 28m

LYRIC OPERA VIRGINIA (Ferguson Center, Newport News; Paramount Theater, Charlottesville;
     Steward School, Richmond; Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, Virginia Beach,
     757-446-6666;
www.lyricoperavirginia.org)
Jan. 11 Camelot (Loewe). Also 12m, 12, 13m (Virginia Beach); 25, 27m (Richmond); Feb. 1, 3m (Newport News)

MADISON OPERA (Overture Center for the Perf. Arts, 608-258-4141;  www.madisonopera.org )
Jan. 10 Acis and Galatea (Handel). Mortellaro; D. Shirley, Beruan; DeMain, Lefkowich, A. C. Edwards. Also 11, 12,
     13m

MINNESOTA OPERA (Ordway Center for the Perf. Arts, St. Paul, 612-333-6669;  www.mnopera.org)
Jan. 26 Doubt (Cuomo). World premiere. Brewer, Zabala, Graves; M. Worth; C. Franklin, Newbury, Brill/Carey.
     Also 29, 31, Feb. 2, 3m

NASHVILLE OPERA (James K. Polk Theater, Tennessee Perf. Arts Center,
     615-832-5242;
www.nashvilleopera.org)
Jan. 25 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Wool; Abreu, Hardy, McKern; Williamson, Hoomes, Fanning/TBA. Also 27m, 29

OPERA BIRMINGHAM (Wright Center, Samford University, 205-322-6737; www.operabirmingham.org)
Jan. 25 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Los, Wor; P. Miller, T. Thomas; Gursky, Vaughn, Colonello/Ayotte. Also 27m

OPERA CAROLINA (Belk Theater, Blumenthal Perf. Arts Center, Charlotte, 704-372-1000;  www.operacarolina.org)
Jan. 19 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Y. Lee, Aleida; Mathey, Pfortmiller, S. Yu; Meena, Silverstein/Bruce, Baumgarten.
     Also 24, 27m

OPÉRA DE MONTRÉAL (Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, 514-985-2258; www.operademontreal.com)
Jan. 26 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Bleau, Lambert, TBA; Hervieux, Macleay, Côté; Vernon, Tomas,
     Roberts/Strathie. Also 29, 31, Feb. 2

OPERA IN THE HEIGHTS (Lambert Hall, Houston, 713-861-5303;  www.operaintheheights.org)
Jan. 31 Macbeth (Verdi). Newton/D’Imperio; Ahualli/Cummings, Schutza/Wickson, Sorensen; Carreón-Robledo,
     McNight, R. Smith/Scheh. Also Feb. 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 10m

OPERA LAFAYETTE (Kennedy Center, D.C.; Rose Theater, New York, NY,
     202-546-9332;
www.operalafayette.org)
Jan. 26 Lalla Roukh (F. David). Van Wanroij, Mirza; Gonzalez Toro, Deletré, Newman, Shaffran; R. Brown, Deletré,
     TBA/Bhagat (Washington, D.C.). Also 31 (New York)

OPERA ORCHESTRA OF NEW YORK (Avery Fisher Hall, New York,
     212-906-9137;
www.operaorchestrany.org)
Jan. 6 Andrea Chénier (Giordano)

OPERA THEATRE OF WESTON (Weston Playhouse, VT, 802-824-3821;  www.operatheatreofweston.com)
Jan. 12m Noye’s Fludde (Britten). Also 13m

PALM BEACH OPERA (Kravis Center, 561-833-7888;  www.pbopera.org)
Jan. 18 La Traviata (Verdi). El-Khoury/S. J. Miller; Vasiliev/D. Miller, Chioldi; Aprea, Scotto, Beck/Malabar, Ltd.
     Also 19, 20m

PENSACOLA OPERA (Saenger Theatre, 850-433-6737;  www.pensacolaopera.com)
Jan. 25 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 27m

PITTSBURGH OPERA (Benedum Center, 412-456-6666;  www.pittsburghopera.org)
Jan. 26 Il Matrimonio Segreto (Cimarosa). Lustig, J. Muhammad, Korbey; de Leon, Oliver, Barron; Jobin, Havey,
     McNeel/West. Also 29, Feb. 1, 3m

SAN DIEGO OPERA (Civic Theatre, 619-533-7000;  www.sdopera.com)
Jan. 26 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Vargicová, Podleś, Vaness; S. Costello, DiStefano; Abel, Sagi, Galán. Also
     29, Feb. 1, 3m

SEATTLE OPERA (Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 800-426-1619;  www.seattleopera.org)
Jan. 12 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Pini/Mumford; Barbera/Rocha, Carfizzi/Ruminski, Polegato; Sagripanti, Font,
     Guillén. Also 13m, 16, 19, 23, 25, 26

UTAH OPERA (Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City, 801-533-6683;  www.utahopera.org)
Jan. 19 Florencia en el Amazonas (Catán). Also 21, 23, 25, 27m

WICHITA GRAND OPERA (Century II Perf. Arts Center, 316-262-8054;  www.wichitagrandopera.org)
Jan. 19 Otello (Verdi). Vassileva; Iliev, Nansel; Mazik, Leahy, Pent & Pavlov
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BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER (Nationaltheater, Munich, 49 89 21 85 19 20;  www.bayerische.staatsoper.de)
Jan. 1 Aida (Verdi). Also 4
Jan. 5 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Also 23
Jan. 6m Die Walküre (Wagner). Also 24
Jan. 9 Siegfried (Wagner). Also 25
Jan. 10 Lucrezia Borgia (Donizetti). Also 15, 20m
Jan. 13m Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Also 27m
Jan. 14 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 19
Jan. 29 Carmen (Bizet). Also Feb. 2, 6

DE NEDERLANDSE OPERA (Amsterdam, 31 20 625 54 55;  www.dno.nl)
Jan. 5 Einstein on the Beach (Glass). Also 6, 7, 10, 11, 12
Jan. 28 Guillaume Tell (Rossini). Also 31, Feb. 3m, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18

DEN NORSKE OPERA (Oslo, 47 21 42 21 21;  www.operaen.no)
Jan. 4 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 5m, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 18, 29, 31, Feb. 4, 11, 14
Jan. 10 The Rape of Lucretia (Britten). Also 12, 14, 16, 18, 20
Jan. 17 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Also 19, 21, 24, 28, 30, Feb. 1, 3

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 343 84 343;  www.deutscheoperberlin.de)
Jan. 3 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 6, Apr. 22, 26
Jan. 5 Rienzi (Wagner). Also 13, 18
Jan. 9 Tosca (Puccini). Also 26, Feb. 17, 23, 28, Mar. 9
Jan. 10 Carmen (Bizet). Also Apr. 4, 25
Jan. 11 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti)
Jan. 12m Parsifal (Wagner). Also Mar. 29m, Apr. 1m
Jan. 17 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 19, 24, 30
Jan. 20 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also Feb. 2, Mar. 1, Apr. 20, May 3
Jan. 25 Peter Grimes (Britten). Also Feb. 5, 9, 13, 15
Jan. 27 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Also 31, Feb. 8
Jan. 29 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also Feb. 1, 14

FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA (Helsinki, 358 9 4030 2211;  www.opera.fi)
Jan. 2 Rigoletto (Verdi)
Jan. 3 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Also 5, 11
Jan. 4 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 12, 17, 23, Feb. 6, 8, 12, 14
Jan. 25 Thaïs (Massenet). Also 30, Feb. 1, 7, 9, 13, 26, 28

FLANDERS OPERA (Ghent Opera House, 32 70 22 02 02;  www.vlaamseopera.be)
Jan. 10 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 11, 13m, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20m

GOTHENBURG OPERA (46 31 13 13 00;  www.opera.se)
Jan. 9 Turandot (Puccini). Also 12, 16, 20, 26
Jan. 10 Chess (B. Andersson/Ulvaeus). Also 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)
Jan. 2 Rusalka (Dvořák). Also 5, 11, 14
Jan. 4 Il Pirata (Bellini). Also 7 (in concert)
Jan. 10 Iolanta (Tchaikovsky). Also 13 (in concert)

GRAND THÉÂTRE DE GENÈVE (Geneva, 41 22 418 31 30;  www.geneveopera.ch)
Jan. 28 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 29, 31, Feb. 2, 3m, 5, 7, 9, 10m, 12

HAMBURGISCHE STAATSOPER (49 40 35 68 68;  www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de)
Jan. 1 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 5, 10
Jan. 2 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also Feb. 9, 12, 15
Jan. 13 Rienzi (Wagner). Also 16, 18
Jan. 14 Manon Lescaut (Puccini). Also 17, 25
Jan. 15 Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). Also 19, 26, 29
Jan. 20m Don Carlos (Verdi). Also 23, Feb. 3m, 10m
Jan. 22 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 24, 27m, 30, Apr. 21, 24, 30
Jan. 31 La Bohème (Puccini). Also Feb. 2, 7, 21, 24, 27

HUNGARIAN STATE OPERA HOUSE (Magyar Állami Operaház, Budapest,
     36 1 353 0170; 
 www.opera.hu)
Jan. 5 La Traviata (Verdi)
Jan. 2 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 3, 4, 6
Jan. 19 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 20, 22, 23, 25, 27, Feb. 2
Jan. 26 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Also 29, 31, Feb. 3m, 9

ISRAELI OPERA (Tel Aviv Perf. Arts Center, 972 3 692 7777;  www.israel-opera.co.il)
Jan. 3 Luisa Miller (Verdi). Also 4m, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11m, 12, 13, 17, 18m, 19

KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 47 99 74 00;  www.komische-oper-berlin.de)
Jan. 3 Der Freischütz (Weber)
Jan. 4 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 25, Feb. 7, Mar. 3, 22, Apr. 27
Jan. 5 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 26, Feb. 16, Mar. 1
Jan. 6 Im Weissen Rössl (Benatzky)
Jan. 12 Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). Also 27m, Feb. 8, 17
Jan. 13 La Traviata (Verdi)
Jan. 18 Der Kuhhandel (Weill). Also 22
Jan. 19 Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Weill). Also Feb. 3
Jan. 21 Die Sieben Todsünden (Weill). Also 23, 30, Feb. 26

MALMÖ OPERA (46 40 20 85 00;  www.malmoopera.se)
Jan. 2 Evita (Lloyd Webber). Also 3, 5, 11, 13m, 17, 19, 20m
Jan. 4 Let's Make an Opera! (Britten). Also 6m, 8, 10, 12, 18, 22, 25m, 27m, 29 (for children, in Swedish)

NEW NATIONAL THEATRE, TOKYO (81 3 5351 3011;  www.nntt.jac.go.jp)
Jan. 23 Tannhäuser (Wagner). Also 26m, 30, Feb. 2m, 5m
Jan. 31 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Also Feb. 3m, 6, 9m, 12m

OPER FRANKFURT (49 69 212 49 49 4;  www.oper-frankfurt.de)
Jan. 1 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 6m
Jan. 5 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 11, 19, Feb. 2
Jan. 12 Giulio Cesare (Handel). Also 26
Jan. 13 The Gambler (Prokofiev). Also 18, 20, Feb. 15, 17, 22, 24m
Jan. 25 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Also Feb. 6
Jan. 27m Die Walküre (Wagner). Also Feb. 8m

OPER LEIPZIG (Opernhaus/Haus Dreilinden, 49 341 1261-275;  www.oper-leipzig.de)
Jan. 1 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also Feb. 10
Jan. 6 Nabucco (Verdi). Also 11, 27, Feb. 17, Apr. 1, 27
Jan. 13 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Wagner). Also Apr. 13m, May 19
Jan. 19 Der Ring für Kinder (Wagner). Also 20m, 23m, Feb. 2m, 3m, Mar. 13, May 21 (abridged, for children)
Jan. 19 Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Weill). Also Mar. 9, May 31
Jan. 25 La Bohème (Puccini)
Jan. 26 The Count of Monte Cristo (Wildhorn). Also 27m
Jan. 26 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also Feb. 1
Jan. 30 The Rocky Horror Show (O'Brien). Also 31, Mar. 21, 22, Apr. 17, 18, May 18, 19

OPÉRA COMIQUE (Salle Favart, Paris, 33 8 25 01 01 23; www.opera-comique.com)
Jan. 14 David et Jonathas (M.-A. Charpentier). Also 16, 18, 20m, 22, 24

OPÉRA DE LYON (Place de la Comédie, 33 826 305 325; www.opera-lyon.org)
Jan. 21 The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček). Also 22, 24, 25, 27m, 29, 31, Feb. 1

OPÉRA DE MARSEILLE (Opéra Municipal, 33 4 91 55 11 10; opera.marseille.fr)
Jan. 2 L'Italiana in Algeri (Rossini). Also 4, 6m

OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO (Monte-Carlo, 377 98 06 28 28; www.opera.mc)
Jan. 25 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 26, 27m, 30, 31, Feb. 1, 2, 3m

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE LORRAINE (33 3 83 85 33 11; www.opera-national-lorraine.fr)
Jan. 1m L'Étoile (Chabrier). Also 3

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS (33 1 71 25 24 23; www.operadeparis.fr)
Opéra Bastille
Jan. 22 Khovanshchina (Mussorgsky). Also 25, 28, 31, Feb. 3m, 6, 9
Jan. 29 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Also Feb. 1, 4, 7, 10m, 12
Palais Garnier
Jan. 23 Der Zwerg (Zemlinsky)/L’Enfant et les Sortilèges (Ravel). Also 26, 29, Feb. 4, 6, 9, 11, 13

OPERA NORTH, U.K. (Various locations, 44 113 243 9999; www.operanorth.co.uk)
Jan. 16 Otello (Verdi). Also 24, 30, Feb. 1, 13, 16m (Leeds); Mar. 6, 9 (Belfast); 13, 16 (Salford Quays); 20,
     23 (Nottingham)
Jan. 31 La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Also Feb. 2, 20, 22 (Leeds); Mar. 7 (Belfast); 14 (Salford Quays);
     21 (Nottingham)

OPÉRA ROYAL DE WALLONIE (Palais Opéra de Liège, 32 4 221 47 22;  www.operaliege.be)
Jan. 18 L’Italiana in Algeri (Rossini). Also 20m, 22, 24, 26

OPERNHAUS ZÜRICH (41 44 268 66 66;  www.opernhaus.ch)
Jan. 1 Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni)/Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also 6m, 9, 12
Jan. 2m Die Schatzinsel (Schwemmer). Also 12m, Apr. 21m, May 9m, 20m (for children)
Jan. 2 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 12, 19, 23, 26m, 29, Jan. 2, 5, 11, 17, 23
Jan. 4 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart). Also 18, 27m, Feb. 6
Jan. 6 Tosca (Puccini)
Jan. 13m Tannhäuser (Wagner). Also 20, 26, Feb. 2
Jan. 19 La Scala di Seta (Rossini). Also 25, 27, 30

POLISH NATIONAL OPERA (Teatr Wielki, Warsaw, 48 22 69 20 208;  www.teatrwielki.pl)
Jan. 13 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also 16, 18, 20, 22
Jan. 29 Nabucco (Verdi)

ROYAL DANISH OPERA (Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen, 45 33 69 69 69;  www.kglteater.dk)
Jan. 5m The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček). Also 12m, 14, 17m, 25, 27m, Feb. 3m
Jan. 6m Semiramide (Rossini). Also 10, 13m, 16
Jan. 7 Carmen (Bizet). Also 9, 11, 15, 17, 26, 30, Feb. 4, 6, 8, 10m, 13, 15, Mar. 3m, 6, 11, 14, 20

ROYAL OPERA, U.K. (Covent Garden, London, 44 20 7304 4000;  www.roh.org.uk)
Jan. 3 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 5, 7, 10, 18, Feb. 16m, 18, 27, Mar. 2m, 5, 9, 12
Jan. 17 The Minotaur (Birtwistle). Also 21, 24, 26, 28

ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA (Stockholm, 46 8 791 44 00;  www.operan.se)
Jan. 1 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 9, 11, 18, 22
Jan. 2 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Also 4, 7
Jan. 19m Die Walküre (Wagner). Also 24, 27m, Feb. 2m

SEMPEROPER DRESDEN (49 351 4911 705;  www.semperoper.de)
Jan. 1 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 4, 6, 10
Jan. 2 Madama Butterfly (Puccini)
Jan. 3 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also Feb. 8
Jan. 5 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Also 11
Jan. 13m Lohengrin (Wagner). Also 17, 20m
Jan. 14 Das Geheime Königreich (Krenek). Also 16, 19, 22
Jan. 19 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also 22, 28
Jan. 27 Orlando (Handel). Also Feb. 3, 5, 17, 24, Mar. 3, May 14m

STAATSOPER UNTER DEN LINDEN (Schiller Theater, Berlin,
     49 30 2035 4555;
www.staatsoper-berlin.org)
Jan. 4 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 9, Mar. 2, 8
Jan. 11 Der Freischütz (Weber). Also 13m, 16, 19, 26, Apr. 20
Jan. 15 Orphée aux Enfers (Offenbach). Also 18, 22, 24
Jan. 17 Maria Stuarda (Donizetti). Also 20, 25, 28
Jan. 23 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also Feb. 10m, 23
Jan. 26 Der Kaiser von Atlantis (Ullmann). Also 29, 31, Feb. 2, 5, 7, 9

STAATSTHEATER AM GÄRTNERPLATZ (Munich 5,
     49 089 21 85 19 60; 
 www.staatstheater-am-gaertnerplatz.de)
Jan. 3 Das Dschungelbuch (Edwards/Bleich). Also 4, 5m, 5, 6m, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12m, 12, 13m

STAATSTHEATER STUTTGART (49 711 20 20 90;  www.staatstheater.stuttgart.de)
Jan. 4 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 6, 12, 18, 23, 25, 27
Jan. 5 Iphigénie en Aulide (Gluck). 13m, 19
Jan. 7 Alcina (Handel). Also 11, 14, 21, 24, 29, Feb. 8, 15
Jan. 20 Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Also 30, Feb. 3, 10, 17
Jan. 22 Wozzeck (Berg). Also 26, 31, Feb. 6, 14, 22, 28

TEATRO ALLA SCALA (Milan, 39 02 72 003 744; www.teatroallascala.org)
Jan. 15 Falstaff (Verdi). Also 20, 23, 26, 29, 31, Feb. 2, 6, 8, 12

TEATRO DI SAN CARLO (Naples, 39 081 7972111; www.teatrosancarlo.it)
Jan. 19 Rusalka (Dvořák). Also 22, 24, 27, 29

TEATRO LA FENICE (Venice, 39 041 786511; www.teatrolafenice.it)
Jan. 20 I Masnadieri (Verdi). Also 22, 24, 26, 29
Jan. 25 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 27, Feb. 1, 3, 8

TEATRO REAL (Madrid, 34 902 24 48 48;  www.teatro-real.com)
Jan. 22 The Perfect American (Glass). World premiere. Also 24, 27, 30, Feb. 1, 3, 4, 6
Jan. 29 Parsifal (Wagner). Also 31, Feb. 2

TEATRO REGIO DI TORINO (Turin, 39 011 8815 241;  www.teatroregio.torino.it)
Jan. 15 Andrea Chénier (Giordano). Also 16, 18, 20m, 23, 24, 26, 27m, 30
Jan. 19 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 22, 25, 29

THEATER AN DER WIEN (Vienna, 43 1 588 85; www.theater-wien.at)
Jan. 20 Radamisto (Handel). Also 22, 24, 27, 29, 31
Jan. 23 Satyricon (Maderna). In concert
Jan. 28 Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno (Handel). Also 30 (in concert)

THÉÂTRE DES CHAMPS ELYSÉES (Paris, 01 49 52 50 50;  www.theatrechampselysees.fr)
Jan. 16 Dixit Dominus (Handel). In concert

THÉÂTRE DU CAPITOLE (Toulouse, 33 5 61 63 13 13; www.theatre-du-capitole.org)
Jan. 25 Albert Herring (Britten). Also 27m, 29, Feb. 1, 3m

THÉATRE ROYAL DE LA MONNAIE (Brussels, 32 2 70 23 39 39;  www.demunt.be)
Jan. 24 Manon Lescaut (Puccini). Also 25, 26, 27m, 29, 30, Feb. 1, 3m, 5, 6, 8

VOLKSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.volksoper.at)
Jan. 1 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 10, Feb. 6, 12, 26m, Mar. 8, 11, 31, Apr. 6, 12, 18, 26
Jan. 2 Wiener Blut (J. Strauss). Also 7, 13, 16, 19
Jan. 3 My Fair Lady (Loewe). Also 5, 8, 11, 14, 24, Feb. 8, 10, 16, 19, 23
Jan. 6m Hänsel und Gretel (Humperdinck). Also 6
Jan. 12 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 15, 21, Feb. 3, 5, 9, 13, 18, 20
Jan. 18 Candide (Bernstein). Also 22, 25 (in concert)
Jan. 23 Das Land des Lächelns (Lehár). Also 26, 30, Feb. 2
Jan. 27 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 31, Feb. 7, 15, Mar. 1, 9, 22, 30

WIENER STAATSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.wiener-staatsoper.at)
Jan. 1 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 4, 6
Jan. 2 Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss)
Jan. 3 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 5
Jan. 7 L’Italiana in Algeri (Rossini). Also 10, 12, 16
Jan. 9 Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). Also 13, 17
Jan. 19 The Queen of Spades (Tchaikovsky). Also 23, 27, 30
Jan. 20 Nabucco (Verdi). Also 22, 24
Jan. 26 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 29, Feb. 1, 4, 10, 14
Jan. 28 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Also 31, Feb. 3 spacer 


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