Dateline

Dateline

by TRISTAN KRAFT

METROPOLITAN OPERA (Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 212-362-6000;  www.metopera.org)
Feb. 2m Le Comte Ory (Rossini). Yende, Deshayes; Flórez, Gunn; Benini, Sher, Yeargan/Zuber
Feb. 2 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Netrebko; Polenzani, Kwiecien, Schrott; Benini, Sher, Yeargan/Zuber
Feb. 4 Rigoletto (Verdi). Damrau, Volkova; Lučić, Beczala, Kocán; Mariotti, Mayer, C. Jones/Hilferty
Feb. 5 Le Comte Ory (Rossini). Same as Feb. 2m
Feb. 6 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Same as Feb. 2
Feb. 8 Rigoletto (Verdi). Same as Feb. 4
Feb. 9m L’Elisir d’Amore (Donfizetti). Same as Feb. 2
Feb. 9 Carmen (Bizet). Rachvelishvili, Scherbachenko; Schukoff, D. Croft; Mariotti, Eyre/Zvulun, R. Howell
Feb. 12 Rigoletto (Verdi). Same as Feb. 4
Feb. 13 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Feb. 9
Feb. 15 Parsifal (Wagner). Dalayman; Kaufmann, Mattei, Pape, Nikitin; Gatti, Girard, M. Levine/Vancraenenbroeck
Feb. 16m Rigoletto (Verdi). Same as Feb. 4
Feb. 16 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Feb. 9
Feb. 18 Parsifal (Wagner). Same as Feb. 15
Feb. 19 Rigoletto (Verdi). Same as Feb. 4
Feb. 20 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Feb. 9 exc. TBA for D. Croft
Feb. 21 Parsifal (Wagner). Same as Feb. 15
Feb. 22 Don Carlo (Verdi). Frittoli, Smirnova; Vargas, Hvorostovsky, Furlanetto, Halfvarson; Maazel, Hytner/Smit,
     Crowley/Henderson
Feb. 23m Carmen (Bizet). Same as Feb. 20
Feb. 23 Rigoletto (Verdi). Same as Feb. 4
Feb. 25 Don Carlo (Verdi). Same as Feb. 22
Feb. 26 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Feb. 20 exc. Hong for Scherbachenko, A. Richards for Schukoff
Feb. 27 Parsifal (Wagner). Same as Feb. 15
Feb. 28 Don Carlo (Verdi). Same as Feb. 22

 AMARILLO OPERA (Globe-News Center for the Perf. Arts, 806-372-7464;  www.amarilloopera.org)
Feb. 8 She Never Lost a Passenger (Kander). Also 8

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

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

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

BOSTON LYRIC OPERA (Artists for Humanity EpiCenter, 617-542-6772;  www.blo.org)
Feb. 6 Clemency (J. MacMillan). Trainor, C. Abraham; Kravitz, Ferreira, McFerrin; Angus, Eggert,
     Noulin-Mérat/Leary. Also 7, 9, 10m, 11

CALGARY OPERA (Jubilee Auditorium, 403-262-7286;  www.calgaryopera.com)
Feb. 2 Falstaff (Verdi). Whalen, de la Haye, McMurty, Burgess; Laperrière, Tessier, Westman; R. Dean, Cavanagh,
     TBA. Also 6, 8

CANADIAN OPERA COMPANY (Four Seasons Centre for the Perf. Arts, Toronto,
     800-250-4653;
 www.coc.ca)
Feb. 2m Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Diener/Wray, Karanas; Heppner/B. Fritz, Held, Selig; Bělohlávek, Sellars,
     TBA/Pakledinaz. Also 8, 14, 17m, 20, 23
Feb. 3m La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Alkema, Asselin, I. Leonard, Giunta; Schade, Gleadow; Debus/Bate, C. Alden,
     Holland/Wadden. Also 7, 9, 11, 13, 16m, 19, 22

CHICAGO OPERA THEATER (Harris Theater, Millennium Park,
     312-704-8414; 
 www.chicagooperatheater.org)
Feb. 23 The Fall of the House of Usher (Glass). S. Hanson; MacPherson, Gregory; Mitisek, Cazan, Muraoka/
     Saint Anne. Also 24m, 27, Mar. 1

EDMONTON OPERA (Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, Edmonton,
     780-429-1000;
 www.edmontonopera.com)
Feb. 1 Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Offenbach). Kuznetsova, Savova; Cutlip, Dunaev, Bannik; Meena, Diamond, TBA. Also
     3m, 5, 7

FLORIDA GRAND OPERA (Adrienne Arsht Center for the Perf. Arts, Miami; Broward Center for the
     Perf. Arts, Ft. Lauderdale, 800-741-1010;
www.fgo.org)
Feb. 1 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Oropesa, Vecchione; Bidlack, Michie, Bisch; Bisantz, Buchman, Bosquet. Also 5, 10m,
     16 (Miami); 21, 23 (Ft. Lauderdale)
Feb. 9 La Sonnambula (Bellini). Gilmore; Angelini, Corbeil; Tebar, Scotto, Diappi. Also 12, 15, 17m (Miami)

FLORIDA OPERA FESTIVAL (Straz Center for the Perf. Arts, Tampa,
     813-229-7827;
www.operatampa.org)
Feb. 7 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). M. Capalbo, Koci, Boteva; Pickle, Walters; Lipton, Tannenbaum,
     Depenbrock/Malabar, Ltd. Also 9m, 10m
Feb. 22 Bon Appétit! (Hoiby). Zambalis; L. Brown, McClain, McClain

HAWAII OPERA THEATRE (Blaisdell Concert Hall, Honolulu, 800-836-7372; www.hawaiiopera.org)
Feb. 15 Dialogues des Carmélites (Poulenc). A. Hall, D. Alexander, Livengood, Ciesinski, Stone; Larkin, Tiller,
     Beck/H. Rodgers. Also 17m, 19

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

INDIANA UNIVERSITY OPERA THEATER (Musical Arts Center,
     812-855-7433;
www.music.indiana.edu/opera)
Feb. 1 Serse (Handel). Cast TBA; Wedow, Diamond, Perdziola. Also 2, 8, 9
Feb. 22 Akhnaten (Glass). Cast TBA; Fagen, C. Evans, Fitch/Pisano. Also 23, Mar. 1, 2

JUILLIARD OPERA (Peter Jay Sharp Theater, New York, 212-769-7406;  www.juilliard.edu)
Feb. 13 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Breiwick; J. Cha, Y. Kim, T. Greenhalgh; Lord, J. Robinson, Kambara/Seymour.
     Also 15, 17m

KENTUCKY OPERA (Brown Theatre, Louisville, 502-584-4500;  www.kyopera.org)
Feb. 15 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Cornelius, Selig, Lindhart; Wager, Stayton, Singletary, Bouley, Moran; Mechavich,
     McIntyre, Allgeier/Jenkins-Evans. Also 17m

KNOXVILLE OPERA (Tennessee Theatre, 865-524-0795;   www.knoxvilleopera.com)
Feb. 8 La Fanciulla del West (Puccini). Also 10m

LONG BEACH OPERA (Warner Grand Theatre, San Pedro, 562-432-5934;  www.longbeachopera.org)
Feb. 2 The Fall of the House of Usher (Glass). S. Hanson; MacPherson, Gregory; Mitisek, Cazan, Muraoka/
     Saint Anne. Also 3m

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO (Civic Opera House, 312-332-2244;  www.lyricopera.org)
Feb. 2 La Bohème (Puccini). Martínez/Netrebko, Futral; Pittas/Calleja, Meachem, Silvestrelli; Villaume, Muller,
     Yeargan/Mahoney. Also 7, Mar. 9, 12, 15m, 18, 22, 28m
Feb. 8 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Wagner). Majeski, Barton; Botha, J. Morris, Skovhus, Ivashchenko, Portillo;
     A. Davis, McVicar/Lambert, Mortimer. Also 12, 16, 20, 23, 27m, Mar. 3m
Feb. 25 Rigoletto (Verdi). Shagimuratova, Piccolomini; Dobber/Lučić, Filianoti, Silvestrelli; Rogister, Barlow,
     Hopkins/Greenwood. Also Mar. 1m, 4, 7, 10m, 14m, 20, 23, 27m, 30

LYRIC OPERA VIRGINIA (Ferguson Center, Newport News, 757-446-6666; www.lyricoperavirginia.org)
Feb. 1 Camelot (Loewe). Also 3m

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

NEW YORK CITY OPERA (Howard Gilman Opera House, Brooklyn Academy of Music,
     212-870-5570;
www.nycopera.com)
Feb. 15 Powder Her Face (Adès). A. Cook, Riemer; Ferguson, Boehler; Stockhammer, Scheib, Ginsberg/Clemente.
     Also 17m, 21, 23
Feb. 24m The Turn of the Screw (Britten). Jakubiak, Musacchio, J. G. Cooper; D. Armstrong; Ogren, Buntrock,
    Farley. Also 26, 28, Mar. 2

NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC (Avery Fisher Hall, 212-875-5656; www.nyphil.org)
Feb. 27 Carousel (Rodgers). O’Hara, Mueller, Blythe; Gunn, A. Gemignani; Fisher, Rando, Moyer/Woolard. Also 28,
     Mar. 1, 2m, 2

OPERA COLORADO (Ellie Caulkins Opera House, Denver, 303-778-1500;  www.operacolorado.org)
Feb. 9 Roméo et Juliette (Gounod). Pine, Patterson; Varano, McVeigh, Belcher, Langan; R. Wood, B. Murray, TBA.
     Also 12, 15, 17m

OPERA COMPANY OF PHILADELPHIA (Academy of Music, 215-732-8400; www.operaphila.org)
Feb. 8 Silent Night (Puts). Kaduce; Burden, Borichevsky, Irvin, Preisser, Bonner; M. Christie, Simonson,
     F. O’Conner/Kopischke. Also 10m, 13, 15, 17m

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

OPERA DELAWARE (Grand Opera House, Wilmington, 800-374-7263; www.operade.org)
Feb. 23 H.M.S. Pinafore (Sullivan). Also 24m

OPERA GRAND RAPIDS (DeVos Hall, 616-451-2741; www.operagr.com)
Feb. 8 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 9

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

OPERA MEMPHIS (Clark Opera Memphis Center, Memphis, 901-257-3100; www.operamemphis.org)
Feb. 2 L'Elisir d'Amore (Donizetti). Also 5

OPERA MODERNE (Bohemian National Hall, New York, 917-854-6845;  www.operamoderne.com)
Feb. 1 Der Kaiser von Atlantis (Ullmann). Akselrod, E. Davis; Vincent, Negron, Baumgardner, Downen; R. Wilson,
     Kupferblum, Bradshaw/Huff. Also 2, 3m

OPERA NEW JERSEY (Matthews Theatre, McCarter Center for the Perf. Arts, Princeton; New Jersey
     Performing Arts Center, Newark, 609-799-7700;
www.opera-nj.org)
Feb. 1 La Traviata (Verdi). (Princeton); Also 8 (Newark)

OPERA OMAHA (Orpheum Theater, 877-346-4398;  www.operaomaha.org)
Feb. 22 The Magic Flute (Mozart). Yunus, Hindrichs; Mathey, McKern, McNichols; Cleobury, Bruce, Kaneko. Also
     24m

OPERA PARALLÈLE (Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, 415-978-2787; operaparallele.org)
Feb. 15 Ainadamar (Golijov). Breckenridge, L. Chavez, Kherani; Paiement, Staufenbiel, Antaky/Crook. Also 16, 17

OPERA SAN JOSE (California Theatre, 408-437-4450; www.operasj.org)
Feb. 9 Il Trovatore (Verdi). C. López/M. King, Birkland/Krouner; Callon/Boyer, Brummel/Altman; Rohrbaugh,
     Dalton, Kemp/Poindexter. Also 10m, 14, 16, 17m, 19, 22, 24m

FLORIDA OPERA FESTIVAL (Straz Center for the Perf. Arts, Tampa,
     813-229-7827;
www.operatampa.org)
Feb. 7 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). M. Capalbo, Koci, Boteva; Pickle, Walters; Lipton, Tannenbaum,
     Depenbrook/Malabar, Ltd. Also 9m, 10m
Feb. 14 POPera! (pastiche). Boulianne, Oeste; Sledge, Westman; Lipton. Also 16m, 17m (in concert) [online only?]
Feb. 22 Bon Appétit! (Hoiby). Zambalis; L. Brown, McClain, McClain

PACIFIC OPERA VICTORIA (Royal Theatre, 250-385-0222; www.pov.bc.ca)
Feb. 7 Albert Herring (Britten). Wiliford, Dibblee, S. Marshall, Hass; Wiliford, Addis; Dala, Leyshon, Bowden. Also 9,
     15, 17m

PALM BEACH OPERA (Kravis Center, 561-833-7888; www.pbopera.org)
Feb. 15 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Genaux; Spyres, Praticò, Taddia; Crutchfield, Corradi, Rom/Malabar, Ltd. Also 16,
     17m
Feb. 16m La Cenerentola (Rossini). Abridged

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

PORTLAND OPERA (Keller Auditorium, 503-241-1802;  www.portlandopera.org)
Feb. 1 Tosca (Puccini). K. Thomson; Honeywell, Schnaible; Colaneri, Kneuss, Sormani/ Stennett. Also 3m, 7, 9

SACRAMENTO OPERA (Community Center Theater, 916-808-5181; www.sacopera.org)
Feb. 22 Gianni Schicchi (Puccini)/Puccini Heroines (pastiche). Also 24m

SAN DIEGO OPERA (Civic Theatre, 619-533-7000;  www.sdopera.com)
Feb. 1 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Vargicová, Podles´, Vaness; S. Costello, DiStefano; Abel, Sagi, Galán. Also 3m
Feb. 16 Samson et Dalila (Saint-Saëns). Krasteva; Forbis, Tómasson; Keltner, Koenig, Schmidt/Robbins. Also 19, 22,
     24m

SARASOTA OPERA (Sarasota Opera House, 941-366-8450; www.sarasotaopera.org)
Feb. 16 Les Pêcheurs de Perles (Bizet). Tamura; Huberg, Poulis, Gangestad; Tweten, Stickann, TBA/Kaplan. Also 19,
     21, 24m, 27, Mar. 1, 8m, 16m, 22

SEATTLE OPERA (Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 800-426-1619; www.seattleopera.org)
Feb. 23 La Bohème (Puccini). Caballero/J. Black, Amsellem/Zetlan; Demuro/Fabiano, Simpson/Phares, Woodley;
     Montanaro, Zvulun, Rom/TBA. Also 24m, 27, Mar. 1, 2, 6, 9

SHREVEPORT OPERA (Riverview Theater, 318-227-9503; www.shreveopera.org)
Feb. 16 Pagliacci (Leoncavallo) 

SYRACUSE OPERA (Crouse-Hinds Concert Theater, 315-476-7372; www.syracuseopera.com)
Feb. 8 Sweeney Todd (Sondheim). Theis, Babcock; Albertson, J. Christopher, Offenbach, Kuhn; DeMaris, Weinmann,
     Steele/Hibbert. Also 10m, 12, 13, 15, 17m

TACOMA OPERA (Rialto Theater, Tacoma, 253-627-7789;  www.tacomaopera.com)
Feb. 8 The Tragedy of Carmen (Bizet/Brook). Penn, Valle; Farmer, Oakden; Kwiram, B. Johnson, TBA. Also 10m

TOLEDO OPERA (Valentine Theatre, 419-255-7464;  www.toledoopera.org)
Feb. 15 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Dukach, Cresswell, Lewek; Cutlip, J. Stewart, S. Cooper, Bruno, Temkey; Sanderling,
     Deedrick, TBA/TBA. Also 17m

TRI-CITIES OPERA (Forum Theater, Binghamton, 607-772-0400; www.tricitiesopera.com)
Feb. 8 Il Trovatore (Verdi). A. Daniel, Kennedy; Dougherty, Heepyoung Oh; Di Constanzo, Alley, Dell’Aversano &
     J. Kelly/Coberg & G. Best. Also 10m

VIRGINIA OPERA (Harrison Opera House, Norfolk; GMU Center for the Arts, Fairfax; Carpenter
     Theatre, Richmond, 866-673-7282;
www.vaopera.org)
Feb. 16 A Streetcar Named Desire (Previn). Hogan, Ebner; D. Moore, Ramsay; Pelto, Helfrich, TBA/Voyce. Also 20,
     22, 24m (Norfolk); Mar. 1, 3m (Fairfax); 8, 10m (Richmond)

WEST BAY OPERA (Lucie Stern Theatre, Palo Alto, 650-424-9999;  www.wbopera.org)
Feb. 15 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Also 17m, 23, 24m

WICHITA GRAND OPERA (Century II Perf. Arts Center, 316-262-8054; www.wichitagrandopera.org)
Feb. 8 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Also 9

YALE OPERA (Schubert Theater, 203 562-5666; music.yale.edu/opera)
Feb. 16 I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Bellini). Cast TBA; Scappucci, Verzatt, R. Hernandez/J. C. Sullivan. Also 17m

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BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER (Nationaltheater, Munich, 49 89 21 85 19 20; www.bayerische.staatsoper.de)
Feb. 2 Carmen (Bizet). Also 6
Feb. 9 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 12, 14, 16
Feb. 13 Boris Godunov (Mussorgsky). Also 17, 20, 23, 27, Mar. 2, July 26, 30
Feb. 18 I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Bellini). Also 21, 24

DE NEDERLANDSE OPERA (Amsterdam, 31 20 625 54 55; www.dno.nl)
Feb. 3m Guillaume Tell (Rossini). Also 6, 9, 12, 15, 18

DEN NORSKE OPERA (Oslo, 47 21 42 21 21;  www.operaen.no)
Feb. 1 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Also 3
Feb. 4 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 11, 14
Feb. 15 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 16, 17

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 343 84 343; www.deutscheoperberlin.de)
Feb. 1 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 14
Feb. 2 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also Mar. 1, Apr. 20, May 3
Feb. 5 Peter Grimes (Britten). Also 9, 13, 15
Feb. 8 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi)
Feb. 10 Lohengrin (Wagner). Also 16, Mar. 16, 21
Feb. 17 Tosca (Puccini). Also 23, 28, Mar. 9
Feb. 21 Les Troyens (Berlioz). Also 24m, Mar. 3m
Feb. 27 Otello (Verdi). Also Mar. 2, 6

ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA (London Coliseum, 44 871 911 0200; www.eno.org)
Feb. 2 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 7, 9, 12, 16, 21, 23, 26, Mar. 1, 3m
Feb. 15 Médée (M.-A. Charpentier). Also 20, 22, 28, Mar. 6, 8, 12, 14, 16m
Feb. 25 The Barber of Seville (Rossini). Also Mar. 2, 5, 7, 9, 13, 15, 17m

FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA (Helsinki, 358 9 4030 2211;www.opera.fi)
Feb. 1 Thaïs (Massenet). Also 7, 9, 13, 26, 28
Feb. 6 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 8, 12, 14

FLANDERS OPERA (Antwerp Opera House; Ghent Opera House,
     32 70 22 02 02; 
 www.vlaamseopera.be)
Feb. 7 Nabucco (Verdi). Also 9, 12, 15, 17m, 19, 21 (Antwerp); Mar. 1, 3m, 5, 7, 9 (Ghent)

GOTHENBURG OPERA (46 31 13 13 00; www.opera.se)
Feb. 2m Chess (B. Andersson/Ulvaeus). Also 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
Feb. 9m Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Also 17m, 24m, Mar. 3m, 9m, 17m, 23m

GRAN TEATRE DEL LICEU (Barcelona, 34 93 485 99 13;  www.liceubarcelona.com)
Feb. 4 Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also 5, 7, 11, 12, 14, 16, 17, 19, 20, 23

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

HAMBURGISCHE STAATSOPER (49 40 35 68 68; www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de)
Feb. 1 Tosca (Puccini). Also 8, 16, 22
Feb. 2 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 7, 21, 24, 27
Feb. 3m Don Carlos (Verdi). Also 10m
Feb. 3 Eloise und die Vampire (Jenkins). Also 8, 9m, 9, 10m, 15, 16m, 16, 17m, 22, 23m, 23, 24m (for children)
Feb. 9 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 12, 15
Feb. 17 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 20, 23, 26, Mar. 6, 10, 15, 19, May 2, 4
Feb. 19 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 28, Mar. 2, 5

HUNGARIAN STATE OPERA HOUSE (Magyar Állami Operaház, Budapest,
     36 1 353 0170;
www.opera.hu)
Feb. 1 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 3, 5, 7, 10m, 12, Mar. 8, 9, 10
Feb. 2 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner)
Feb. 3m Il Trovatore (Verdi). Also 9
Feb. 15 Xerxes (Handel). Also 17m, 19, 21, 24m, Mar. 2
Feb. 23m The King's New Clothes (Ránki). Also 24m, Apr. 6m, 14m, 20m, 27m, May 4m, 5m, 18m, 19m, 25m, 26m
Feb. 24 Turandot (Puccini). Also 24, 26, Mar. 1, 3, 5, 9, 14, 16m, 17

ISRAELI OPERA (Tel Aviv Perf. Arts Center, 972 3 692 7777; www.israel-opera.co.il)
Feb. 12 The Turn of the Screw (Britten). Also 13, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22m, 23

KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 47 99 74 00;  www.komische-oper-berlin.de)
Feb. 3 Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Weill)
Feb. 7 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also Mar. 3, 22, Apr. 27, May 4, 9, 11, 16
Feb. 8 Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). Also 17
Feb. 9 Kiss Me, Kate (Porter). Also 10m, 22, 23, Mar. 9, 10
Feb. 16 La Bohème (Puccini). Also Mar. 1
Feb. 24 Mazeppa (Tchaikovsky). Also Mar. 2, 8, 17, 30, Apr. 5, July 2
Feb. 26 Die Sieben Todsünden (Weill)
Feb. 27m Mikropolis (Jost). Also Mar. 1m, 5m, 7m, 22m, Apr. 10m, 24m

MALMÖ OPERA (46 40 20 85 00; www.malmoopera.se)
Feb. 2 A Little Night Music (Sondheim). Also 7, 8, 9, 15, 16, 17m, 22, 23, 24m, Mar. 1, 2, 3m, 8, 9, 10m, 17m, 19, 21, 23

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

OPER FRANKFURT (49 69 212 49 49 4; www.oper-frankfurt.de)
Feb. 1m Siegfried (Wagner). Also 10m
Feb. 2 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart)
Feb. 3m Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Also 13m
Feb. 6 Das Rheingold (Wagner)
Feb. 8m Die Walküre (Wagner)
Feb. 9 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 14, 16, 21, Mar. 1, 9, 23, 31, Apr. 4, 6, 14
Feb. 15 The Gambler (Prokofiev). Also 17, 22, 24m 
Feb. 23 Otello (Verdi). Also 28, Mar. 3, 10m, 16, 22, 28, July 4, 7

OPER LEIPZIG (Opernhaus/Haus Dreilinden, 49 341 1261-275;  www.oper-leipzig.de)
Feb. 1 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also June 22
Feb. 2m Der Ring für Kinder (Wagner). Also 3m, Mar. 13, May 21 (abridged, for children)
Feb. 8 My Fair Lady (Loewe). Also Mar. 15, May 11, 12m, July 9m
Feb. 9 Tosca (Puccini). Also June 15
Feb. 9 Die Csárdásfürstin (Kálmán). Also 10m, Mar. 23, 24m, July 13, 14m
Feb. 10 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini)
Feb. 13 Parsifal (Wagner). Also Mar. 29, May 20m
Feb. 16 Die Feen (Wagner). Also 24, Apr. 7m, 20, May 24
Feb. 17 Nabucco (Verdi). Also Apr. 1, 27, June 9
Feb. 26 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also Mar. 24m

OPÉRA COMIQUE (Salle Favart, Paris, 33 8 25 01 01 23;  www.opera-comique.com)
Feb. 16 Ciboulette (Hahn). Also 18, 20, 22, 26, 24m

OPÉRA DE LYON (Place de la Comédie, 33 826 305 325; www.opera-lyon.org)
Feb. 1 The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček)
Feb. 12 Der Kaiser von Atlantis (Ullman). Also 13, 14, 16, 17m

OPÉRA DE MARSEILLE (Opéra Municipal, 33 4 91 55 11 10;  opera.marseille.fr)
Feb. 7 Elektra (R. Strauss). Also 10m, 13, 16

OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO (Monte-Carlo, 377 98 06 28 28; www.opera.mc)
Feb. 1 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 2, 3m
Feb. 24 La Sonnambula (Bellini). Also 24m

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE BORDEAUX (33 5 56 00 85 95; www.opera-bordeaux.com)
Feb. 8 Dialogues des Carmélites (Poulenc). Also 10m, 12, 14, 16
Feb. 26 Dido and Aeneas (Purcell). Also 27, 28, Mar. 1, 3m

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE LORRAINE (33 3 83 85 33 11; www.opera-national-lorraine.fr)
Feb. 1 Macbeth (Verdi). Also 3m, 5, 7, 10m, 12

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS (33 1 71 25 24 23; www.operadeparis.fr)
Opéra Bastille
Feb. 1 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Also 4, 7, 10m, 12
Feb. 3m Khovanshchina (Mussorgsky). Also 6, 9
Feb. 17m Die Walküre (Wagner). Also 20, 24m, 28, Mar. 3m, 6, 10m
Feb. 27 Falstaff (Verdi). Also Mar. 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 22, 24m
Palais Garnier
Feb. 4 Der Zwerg (Zemlinsky)/L’Enfant et les Sortilèges (Ravel). Also 6, 9, 11, 13
Feb. 27 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also Mar. 1, 5, 8, 11, 13, 16, 19, 21, 25

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)
Feb. 1 Otello (Verdi). Also 13, 16m (Leeds); Mar. 6, 9 (Belfast); 13, 16 (Salford Quays); 20, 23 (Nottingham)
Feb. 2 La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Also 20, 22 (Leeds); Mar. 7 (Belfast); 14 (Salford Quays); 21 (Nottingham)
Feb. 14 La Voix Humaine (Poulenc)/Dido and Aeneas (Purcell). Also 17m, 19, 21, 23 (Leeds); Mar. 8 (Belfast); 12, 15
     (Salford Quays); 19, 22 (Nottingham)

OPÉRA ROYAL DE WALLONIE (Palais Opéra de Liège, 32 4 221 47 22; www.operaliege.be)
Feb. 22 La Fanciulla del West (Puccini). Also 24m, 26, 28, Mar. 2, 5

OPERNHAUS ZÜRICH (41 44 268 66 66;www.opernhaus.ch)
Feb. 2 Tannhäuser (Wagner)
Feb. 3 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 5, 8, 10, 13, 17m, 26, June 29, July 11, 13
Feb. 6 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart)
Feb. 15 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 17, 28, Mar. 3

POLISH NATIONAL OPERA (Teatr Wielki, Warsaw, 48 22 69 20 208; www.teatrwielki.pl)
Feb. 17 The Makropulos Case (Janáček). Also 19, 21, 23

ROYAL DANISH OPERA (Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen, 45 33 69 69 69;
www.kglteater.dk)
Feb. 3m The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček)
Feb. 4 Carmen (Bizet). Also 6, 8, 10m, 13, 15, Mar. 3m, 6, 11, 14, 20
Feb. 12 Die Teufel von Loudun (Penderecki). Also 14, 27, Mar. 5, 11, 19, 24m, 26

ROYAL OPERA, U.K. (Covent Garden, London, 44 20 7304 4000; www.roh.org.uk)
Feb. 4 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Also 6, 9, 11, 14, 16, 20
Feb. 16m La Bohème (Puccini). Also 18, 27, Mar. 2m, 5, 9, 12

ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA (Stockholm, 46 8 791 44 00;  www.operan.se)
Feb. 2m Die Walküre (Wagner)
Feb. 16 Turandot (Puccini). Also 19, 22, 25, 28, Mar. 2m, 5, 8, 11, 15, 18, 21, Apr. 2, 5

SCOTTISH OPERA (On tour, 44 141 332 3321;  www.scottishopera.org.uk)
Feb. 15 Werther (Massenet). Also 17m, 20, 23 (Glawgow); Feb. 26, 28, Mar. 2 (Edinburgh)

SEMPEROPER DRESDEN (49 351 4911 705;  www.semperoper.de)
Feb. 3 Orlando (Handel). Also 5, 17, 24, Mar. 3, May 14m, June 6
Feb. 4 La Bohème (Puccini). Also Apr. 6
Feb. 6 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 9, 11, 16, 23, 28, Mar. 4, 9
Feb. 8 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart)
Feb. 10m Dorina e Nibbio (Sarro). Also Mar. 24m, May 9m, 19m, June 30m
Feb. 15 La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Also 22, Mar. 5m, Apr. 4

STAATSOPER UNTER DEN LINDEN (Schiller Theater, Berlin,
     49 30 2035 4555; 
www.staatsoper-berlin.org)
Feb. 1 Matsukaze (Hosokawa). Also 2, 3
Feb. 2 Der Kaiser von Atlantis (Ullmann). Also 5, 7, 9
Feb. 4 Tosca (Puccini). Also 8
Feb. 10m Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 23
Feb. 16 La Traviata (Verdi)
Feb. 17 Aida (Verdi). Also 21, 24, Mar. 1, 7

STAATSTHEATER AM GÄRTNERPLATZ (Munich,     49 089 21 85 19 60; www.staatstheater-am-gaertnerplatz.de)
Feb. 21 Cabaret (Kander). Also 23, 24, 26, 27, 28, Mar. 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, July 18, 19, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27
Feb. 28 Anything Goes (Porter). Also Mar. 1, 2, 3m, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10m, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17m, 19, 20, 21, 22

STAATSTHEATER STUTTGART (49 711 20 20 90; www.staatstheater.stuttgart.de)
Feb. 3 Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Also 10, 17
Feb. 6 Wozzeck (Berg). Also 14, 22, 28
Feb. 8 Alcina (Handel). Also 15
Feb. 24 Nabucco (Verdi). Also Mar. 1, 7, 17, 19, 23, 28, 30, Apr. 5, 7, 12
Feb. 27 Tosca (Puccini). Also Mar. 2, 6, 9, 15, 18, 24, Apr. 11, May 2

TEATRO ALLA SCALA (Milan, 39 02 72 003 744; www.teatroallascala.org)
Feb. 1 Nabucco (Verdi). Also 3, 5, 7, 9, 13, 15, 17, 20
Feb. 2 Falstaff (Verdi). Also 6, 8, 12
Feb. 28 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also Mar. 3, 6, 9, 12, 15

TEATRO DI SAN CARLO (Naples, 39 081 7972111;  www.teatrosancarlo.it)
Feb. 10 La Fuga in Maschera (Spontini). Also 12, 13, 15, 16, 17
Feb. 24 Requiem (Verdi). Also 26, 28, Mar. 1, 3

TEATRO LA FENICE (Venice, 39 041 786511;  www.teatrolafenice.it)
Feb. 1 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 3, 8
Feb. 7 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17

TEATRO REAL (Madrid, 34 902 24 48 48;  www.teatro-real.com)
Feb. 1 The Perfect American (Glass). World premiere. Also 3, 4, 6
Feb. 2 Parsifal (Wagner)
Feb. 23 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 26, 28, Mar. 2, 4, 6, 9, 12, 15, 17

TEATRO REGIO DI TORINO (Turin, 39 011 8815 241; www.teatroregio.torino.it)
Feb. 15 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 16, 17m, 19m, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24m

THEATER AN DER WIEN (Vienna, 43 1 588 85; www.theater-wien.at)
Feb. 16 Le Comte Ory (Rossini). Also 18, 20, 23, 25, 27
Feb. 19 La Voix Humaine (Poulenc). In concert
Feb. 22 Polifemo (Porpora). In concert
Feb. 26 Le Nozze di Teti e di Peleo (Rossini). In concert

THÉÂTRE DES CHAMPS ELYSÉES (Paris, 01 49 52 50 50; www.theatrechampselysees.fr)
Feb. 6 Radamisto (Handel). Also (in concert)
Feb. 7 La Favorite (Donizetti). Also 9, 12, 14, 17, 19
Feb. 28 The Threepenny Opera (Weill). Also (in concert)

THÉÂTRE DU CAPITOLE (Toulouse, 33 5 61 63 13 13;  www.theatre-du-capitole.org)
Feb. 1 Albert Herring (Britten). Also 3m
Feb. 15m L'Enfant et Les Sortilèges (Ravel). Also 16, 17m

THÉATRE ROYAL DE LA MONNAIE (La Monnaie, except as indicated, Brussels,
     32 2 70 23 39 39;  
www.demunt.be)
Feb. 1 Manon Lescaut (Puccini). Also 3m, 5, 6, 8
Feb. 19 Lucrezia Borgia (Donizetti). Also 21, 23, 26, 28, Mar. 3m, 6, 8 (Cirque Royal)

THÉÂTRES DE LA VILLE (Grand Théâtre, Luxembourg, 352 47 08 95 1;  www.theatres.lu)
Feb. 20 Il Segreto di Susanna (Wolf-Ferrari)/La Voix Humaine (Poulenc). Also 23

VOLKSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513;  www.volksoper.at)
Feb. 2 Das Land des Lächelns (Lehár)
Feb. 3 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 5, 9, 13, 18, 20
Feb. 6 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 12, 26m, Mar. 8, 11, 31, Apr. 6, 12, 18, 26, May 21, 31
Feb. 7 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 15, Mar. 1, 9, 22, 30, May 9, 20, 25
Feb. 8 My Fair Lady (Loewe). Also 10, 16, 19, 23
Feb. 17 The Bartered Bride (Smetana). Also 22, 24, 27, Mar. 3m, 10, 13, 18, Apr. 4, 7, 13
Feb. 21 Die Csárdásfürstin (Kálmán). Also 25, Mar. 21, 27, Apr. 16, 24, 29, May 18
Feb. 28 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also Mar. 6, 12, 17, 20

WELSH NATIONAL OPERA (Various locations, 44 29 2063 5000;  www.wno.org.uk)
Feb. 8 Lulu (Berg). Also 16, 23, Mar. 5, 12, 19, 26, Apr. 2
Feb. 15 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 22, 27, Mar. 1, 2, 6, 8, 9, 13, 15, 16, 20, 22, 23, 28, 30, Apr. 3, 5, 6, May 28,
     June 2m, 9m, 14
Feb. 24m The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček). Also 26, 28, Mar. 7, 14, 21, 27, Apr. 4

WIENER STAATSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513;  www.wiener-staatsoper.at)
Feb. 1 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 4, 10, 14
Feb. 3 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi)
Feb. 8m Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 8 (for children)
Feb. 11 Salome (R. Strauss). Also 15, 18
Feb. 16 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 19, 22
Feb. 17 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). Also 21, 24, 28
Feb. 24 Die Feen (Wagner). Also 25m, 26m, Mar. 3, 6m, 10m, 14m, 17m, 30, Apr. 5m, 16m, 20, May 25, 27m, 31m,
     June 17m (for children)
Feb. 25 Tosca (Puccini). Also 27, May 18 spacer 


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