Dateline

Dateline

by TRISTAN KRAFT

METROPOLITAN OPERA (Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 212-362-6000; www.metopera.org )
Mar. 1 Carmen (Bizet). Rachvelishvili, Scherbachenko; A. Richards, Rhodes; Mariotti, Eyre/Zvulun, R. Howell
Mar. 2m Parsifal (Wagner). Dalayman; Kaufmann, Mattei, Pape, Nikitin; Gatti, Girard,
     M. Levine/Vancraenenbroeck
Mar. 4 Francesca da Rimini (Zandonai). Westbroek; Giordani, Delavan, Brubaker; Armiliato, Faggioni,
     Frigerio/Squarciapino
Mar. 5 Parsifal (Wagner). Same as Mar. 2m exc. Fisch for Mariotti
Mar. 6 Don Carlo (Verdi). Frittoli, Smirnova; Vargas, Hvorostovsky, Furlanetto, Halfvarson; Maazel, Hytner/Smit,
     Crowley/Henderson
Mar. 8 Parsifal (Wagner). Same as Mar. 5
Mar. 9m Don Carlo (Verdi). Same as Mar. 6
Mar. 9 Francesca da Rimini (Zandonai). Same as Mar. 4
Mar. 11 Otello (Verdi). Stoyanova; Cura, Hampson; Altinoglu, Moshinsky/Kneuss, Yeargan/ P. Hall
Mar. 12 Francesca da Rimini (Zandonai). Same as Mar. 4
Mar. 13 Don Carlo (Verdi). Same as Mar. 6
Mar. 14 La Traviata (Verdi). Damrau; Pirgu, Domingo; Nézet-Séguin, Decker, Gussmann
Mar. 15 Otello (Verdi). Same as Mar. 11
Mar. 16m Francesca da Rimini (Zandonai). Same as Mar. 4
Mar. 16 Don Carlo (Verdi). Same as Mar. 6
Mar. 18 La Traviata (Verdi). Same as Mar. 14
Mar. 19 Francesca da Rimini (Zandonai). Same as Mar. 4
Mar. 20 Otello (Verdi). Same as Mar. 11
Mar. 21 Faust (Gounod). Poplavskaya, Boulianne; Beczala, Markov, Relyea; Altinoglu/Loy, McAnuff, Brill/Tazewell
Mar. 22 Francesca da Rimini (Zandonai). Same as Mar. 4
Mar. 23m La Traviata (Verdi). Same as Mar. 14
Mar. 23 Otello (Verdi). Same as Mar. 11
Mar. 25 Faust (Gounod). Same as Mar. 21
Mar. 26 La Traviata (Verdi). Same as Mar. 14
Mar. 27 Otello (Verdi). Same as Mar. 11 exc. Vratogna for Hampson
Mar. 28 Faust (Gounod). Same as Mar. 21
Mar. 30m La Traviata (Verdi). Same as Mar. 14
Mar. 30 Otello (Verdi). Same as Mar. 11
 
ACADEMY OF VOCAL ARTS (Kimmel Center, Philadelphia; Centennial Hall, Haverford School,
     215-735-1685;
 www.avaopera.org)
Mar. 2 Don Quichotte (Massenet). C. E. Williams/J. Nguenang/A. Schenck; Bilgili/Guetti, Ngqungwana/Z. Nelson;
     Macatsoris, Capobianco, Capobianco & Filoni. Also 5, 7, 9 (AVA); 12, 14 (Haverford)

AMERICAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA + COLLEGIATE CHORALE (Carnegie Hall, New York,
     212-868-9276;
www.americansymphony.org)
Mar. 17 Der Vampyr (Marschner). Buchanan, T. Wilson, Tiller, Barton; Rideout, G. S. Allen, Pallesen, Wittmoser, Ju. Hopkins; Botstein (in concert)

ANCHORAGE OPERA (Discovery Theatre, Alaska Center for the Perf. Arts,
     907-279-2557; 
 www.anchorageopera.org)
Mar. 29 My Fair Lady (Loewe). Also 30m, 30, Apr. 3, 5, 6m, 6, 7m

ANNAPOLIS OPERA (Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 866-438-3808;www.annapolisopera.org)
Mar. 15 Rigoletto (Verdi). Hart, Hines; C. Armstrong, Sanz, Moran; Gretz, TBA, TBA. Also 17m

ARIZONA OPERA (Phoenix Symphony Hall; Tucson Music Hall, 602-266-7464; www.azopera.com)
Mar. 1 Il Trovatore (Verdi). I. Thomas/Slack, M. Phillips; D. Shin, MacKenzie; Revzen, Hoomes, Provost/A. T. Jones
     Co. Also 2, 3m (Phoenix); 9, 10m (Tucson)

ATLANTA OPERA (Cobb Energy Perf. Arts Center, 800-356-7372; www.atlantaopera.org)
Mar. 2 La Traviata (Verdi). Dunleavy; Rudak, Hurt; Rescigno, Gately, Girard & Uzan. Also 5, 8, 10m

BARGEMUSIC (Fulton Ferry Landing, Brooklyn, NY, 718.624.4924; www.bargemusic.org)
Mar. 21 Sylvia (J. Adolphe). World premiere. Wingland, Mirshak; TBA, Diaz-Moresco; Guinivan. Also 22

BOSTON LYRIC OPERA (Artists for Humanity EpiCenter, 617-542-6772; www.blo.org)
Mar. 15 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Worra, S. Eddy, Pancella; Appleby, Worth, T. Allen; Angus, T. Allen, Conklin/Conklin
     & Buckley. Also 17m, 20, 22, 24m

CHELSEA OPERA (St. Peter’s Church, New York, 212-260-1796; www.chelseaopera.org)
Mar. 15 On Rosenstrasse (Kinberg). World premiere. Also 16m

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

CURTIS INSTITUTE OF MUSIC OPERA THEATRE (Perelman Theater, Philadelphia,
     215-893-7902; 
 www.curtis.edu)
Mar. 13 Owen Wingrave (Britten). Rozzen, J. MacNeil/N. Wang, A. Davidson, Sterrenberg; Arsenault/McCorkle,
     Hage, Bogard/A. Reed; Manahan, Fish, L. Jellinek/T. Grimes. Also 15, 17m 

FLORENTINE OPERA COMPANY (Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, Milwaukee,
     800-326-7372;
www.florentineopera.org)
Mar. 8 Albert Herring (Britten). Pyeatt, Nims, Jordheim, Leemhuis, DiNinno; Rosel, C. Frank, Wilkowske, J. Offenbach;
     Larkin, Florescu, Stollmack/Payne. Also 10m, 12, 13, 15, 17m

FLORIDA GRAND OPERA (The Stage, Miami, 800-741-1010;  www.fgo.org)
Mar. 21 Tango (Rodriguez). Newlin. María de Buenos Aires (Piazzolla). Cuervo; Orozco; Tebar, Condemi,
     Turner/Haith. Also 22, 23, 24

FLORIDA OPERA FESTIVAL (Straz Center for the Perf. Arts, 813-229-7827; www.operatampa.org)
Mar. 7 La Bohème (Puccini). Fiset, Tyran; Troxell, Westman, Silvia; Lipton, Van Laecke, Gano/H. Lloyd. Also 9m,
     10m

GOTHAM CHAMBER OPERA (The Box, New York, 212-868-4460; www.gothamchamberopera.org)
Mar. 15 Eliogabalo (Cavalli). Cast TBA; Herreid, Marvel, TBA. Also 19, 21, 23, 26, 29

HOUSTON GRAND OPERA (Wortham Theater Center, 713-228-6737; www.houstongrandopera.org)
Mar. 21 Cruzar la Cara de la Luna (J. Martínez). Duarte, Cerda-Alonzo, Wheeler; Moreno, Shircliffe, Guzman,
     Avalos, Mejía; J. Martínez, Foglia, Foglia/Galinda. Also 23m, 23, 24

INDIANA UNIVERSITY OPERA THEATER (Musical Arts Center,
     812-855-7433;
www.music.indiana.edu/opera)
Mar. 1 Akhnaten (Glass). Cast TBA; Fagen, C. Evans, Fitch/Pisano. Also 2

LITTLE OPERA THEATRE OF NEW YORK (59E59 Theaters, 212-279-4200; www.lotny.org)
Mar. 16 The Reformed Drunkard (Gluck). Hoyes/Sandidge, Buchholz/Tonna; Downen/A. W. Webb,
     Winell/Boley, Loyd/M. Singer; R. Owen, Shneidman, Patel/de Bruijn. Also 17m, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24m

LONG BEACH OPERA (Terrace Theatre, 562-432-5934;  www.longbeachopera.org)
Mar. 14m ¡Únicamente la Verdad! (Ortiz). Cast TBA; Mitisek, Espinosa, Carrasco. Also 30

LOS ANGELES OPERA (Chandler Pavilion, 213-972-8001; www.laopera.com)
Mar. 9 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Matos; Tómasson, J. H. Morris, Creswell; Conlon, Lehnhoff,
     Bauder/Schmidt-Futterer. Also 17m, 21, 24m, 27, 30
Mar. 23 La Cenerentola (Rossini). K. Lindsey/Kemoklidze; Barber, Corbelli, Priante; Conlon, Font, Guillén. Also 28,
     31m, Apr. 3, 7m, 13

LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC (Walt Disney Concert Hall, 323-850-2000; www.laphil.com)
Mar. 7 The Gospel According to the Other Mary (Adams). O’Connor, Mumford; R. Thomas, Bubeck, Cummings,
     Rickards; Dudamel, Sellars, TBA/Ramicova. Also 8, 10m (staged)

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO (Civic Opera House, 312-332-2244;  www.lyricopera.org)
Mar. 1m Rigoletto (Verdi). Shagimuratova, Piccolomini; Dobber/Lučić, Filianoti, Silvestrelli; Rogister, Barlow,
     Hopkins/Greenwood. Also 4, 7, 10m, 14m, 20, 23, 27m, 30
Mar. 3m Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Wagner). Majeski, Barton; Botha, J. Morris, Skovhus, Ivashchenko,
     Portillo; A. Davis, McVicar/Lambert, Mortimer
Mar. 9 La Bohème (Puccini). Netrebko, Futral; Calleja, Meachem, Silvestrelli; Villaume, Muller, Yeargan/Mahoney.
     Also 12, 15m, 18, 22, 28m
Mar. 26 A Streetcar Named Desire (Previn). Fleming, S. Phillips; Rhodes, Griffey; Rogister, Dalton, TBA/Stegmeier.
     Also 29, Apr. 3, 6m

LYRIC OPERA OF KANSAS CITY (Kauffman Center for the Perf. Arts, 816-471-7344; www.kcopera.org)
Mar. 2 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Citro; Fink, Pickle, Cokorinos; Holmquist, Uzan, TBA. Also 6, 8, 10m

MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC OPERA THEATER (Borden Auditorium, New York,
     917-493-4428; 
 www.msmnyc.edu)
Mar. 27 Orphée aux Enfers (Offenbach). Cast TBA; Parodi, Vaughn, TBA. Also 28, 29, 30

MINNESOTA OPERA (Ordway Center for the Perf. Arts, St. Paul, 612-333-6669;  www.mnopera.org)
Mar. 2 Hamlet (Thomas). Munger, Goeldner; Mulligan, Slayden, Tigges; C. Franklin, Strassberger,
     Strassberger/Traylor. Also 5, 7, 9, 10m

MOBILE OPERA (Mobile Civic Center Theater, 251-432-6772; www.mobileopera.org)
Mar. 22 La Fanciulla del West (Puccini). Also 24m

NEW ORLEANS OPERA (Mahalia Jackson Theatre, 504-529-2278;  www.neworleansopera.org)
Mar. 15 Samson et Dalila (Saint-Saëns). Kulczak; Cox, Grimsley; Lyall, Lyall, TBA. Also 17m

NEW YORK CITY OPERA (Howard Gilman Opera House, Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York,
     212-870-5570;
www.nycopera.com)
Mar. 2 The Turn of the Screw (Britten). Jakubiak, Musacchio, J. G. Cooper; Armstrong; Ogren, Buntrock, Farley

NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC (Avery Fisher Hall, 212-875-5656;  www.nyphil.org)
Mar. 1 Carousel (Rodgers). O’Hara, TBA, Blythe; Gunn, Gemignani; Fisher, Rando. Also 2m, 2 (in concert)

OPERA BIRMINGHAM (Wright Center, Samford University, 205-322-6737; www.operabirmingham.org)
Mar. 15 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Cornelius, TBA; TBA, McKern, TBA; Gursky, Astafan, TBA. Also 17m 

OPERA COLORADO (Ellie Caulkins Opera House, Denver, 303-778-1500; www.operacolorado.org)
Mar. 30 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Dehn, M. Moore, M. Lindsey; Magiera, Boyd, Treviño, Wiegold; Pelto, Newbury,
     Eastman/Walsh. Also Apr. 2, 5, 7m

OPÉRA DE MONTRÉAL (Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, 514-985-2258; www.operademontreal.com)
Mar. 9 Dead Man Walking (Heggie). McHardy, Barber, Nurse; Dupuis; W. Marshall, Gauthier, Frehner & Reid. Also
     12, 14, 16

OPERA IDAHO (Egyptian Theatre, Boise, 208-387-1273; www.operaidaho.org)
Mar. 1 Pagliacci (Leoncavallo)/Pulcinella Suite (Stravinsky). Also 3m

OPERA ON THE JAMES (Lynchburg, VA, 434-528-3397; www.operaonthejames.org)
Mar. 22 The Magic Flute (Mozart). Trombetta, E. Hindrichs; P. Miller, Olds, B. Fields; Frost, D. Anthony, TBA. Also
     24m

OPERA SANTA BARBARA (Granada Theatre, 805-898-3890; www.operasb.com)
Mar. 1 Aida (Verdi). Johnson, C. Martin; Pupu’a, K. Thompson, Remmel; Ryvkin, Zambello/ Rau, TBA. Also 3m

OPERA SOUTHWEST (KiMo Theatre, Albuquerque, 505-243-0591; www.operasouthwest.org)
Mar. 17m Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 19, 22, 24m

PALM BEACH OPERA (Kravis Center, 561-833-7888; www.pbopera.org)
Mar. 15 Salome (R. Strauss). Sunnegårdh, Graves-Montgomery; Moser, McKinny; Paternostro, Doucet, TBA. Also 16,
     17m

PEABODY OPERA THEATRE (Friedberg Concert Hall, Peabody Institute, Baltimore,
     410-234-4500; 
 www.peabody.jhu.edu/opera)
Mar. 13 Lakmé (Delibes). Also 14, 15, 16

PENSACOLA OPERA (Saenger Theatre, 850-433-6737; www.pensacolaopera.com)
Mar. 15 Tosca (Puccini). Also 17m

PIEDMONT OPERA (Stevens Center, Winston–Salem, 336-725-7101; www.piedmontopera.org)
Mar. 15 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 17, 19

PITTSBURGH OPERA (Benedum Center, 412-456-6666; www.pittsburghopera.org)
Mar. 16 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Borsi, Shigematsu; Hymel, Croft; Tingaud, Manich, Conklin/Allred. Also 19, 22,
     24m

PORTLAND OPERA (Keller Auditorium, 503-241-1802; www.portlandopera.org)
Mar. 15 Rinaldo (Handel). Mathes, Ohse, Apostolou; Grills, Chiang, N. Nelson; Wedow, Rader-Shieber, Climer. Also
     17m, 19, 21, 23

SAN DIEGO OPERA (Civic Theatre, 619-533-7000; www.sdopera.com)
Mar. 16m Cruzar la Cara de la Luna (J. Martínez). Duarte, Cerda-Alonzo, Wheeler; Moreno, Shircliffe, Guzman,
     Avalos, Mejía; J. Martínez, Foglia, Foglia/Galinda. Also 16
Mar. 30 Assassinio nella Cattedrale (Pizzetti). Neves; Furlanetto, Sorensen, MacKenzie, Sewailam, Langan; Renzetti,
     I. Campbell, Funicello. Also Apr. 2, 5, 7m

SAN FRANCISCO OPERA (Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley, 415-864-3330;  www.sfopera.com)
Mar. 1 The Secret Garden (Gasser). World premiere. Cast TBA; Jobin, Condemi, Kremer/ K. Johnson. Also 2, 3m,
     9, 10m (family opera)

SARASOTA OPERA (Sarasota Opera House, 941-366-8450; www.sarasotaopera.org)
Mar. 1 Les Pêcheurs de Perles (Bizet). Tamura; Huberg, Poulis, Gangestad; Tweten, Stickann, Wingfield/Kaplan. Also
     19, 21, 24m, 27, Mar. 1, 8m, 16m, 22
Mar. 2 Un Giorno di Regno (Verdi). J. Feinstein, D. Walker; Crider, H. S. Kim, de Peppo; DeRenzi, Collins,
     Dean/Kaplan. Also 5, 7, 10m, 13, 16, 24m
Mar. 3m Turandot (Puccini). B. Harris, Natale; J. Burton/Rawls, Y. B. Kim; DeRenzi, Sundine, Schweikardt/Kaplan.
     Also 10, 15, 19m, 23
Mar. 9 Of Mice and Men (Floyd). Basler; Bix, S. Anderson, TBA; Neely, Unger, Conklin/Kaplan. Also 12, 14, 17m,
     20, 23m

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

TACOMA OPERA (Pantages Theater, 253-627-7789; www.tacomaopera.com)
Mar. 15 La Traviata (Verdi). Fontaine; Tuohy, Belov; K. Clark, Koran, TBA. Also 17m

TACONIC OPERA (Yorktown Stage, Yorktown Heights, 815-886-7372; www.taconicopera.org)
Mar. 2 Enoch (Montez). Also (Ossining); 3m (White Plains)

TULSA OPERA (Tulsa Perf. Arts Center, 918-587-4811; www.tulsaopera.com)
Mar. 1 The Most Happy Fella (Loesser). Thurman, Byrne; Josephson, Feigum, Engle, A. Elliott; production TBA.
     Also 3m

UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI CCM OPERA PROGRAM (Corbett Auditorium,
     513-556-4183;
www.ccm.uc.edu)
Mar. 1 The Threepenny Opera (Weill). Also 2m, 2, 3m, 7, 8, 9m, 9, 10m

UTAH OPERA (Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City, 801-533-6683;  www.utahopera.org)
Mar. 16 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 18, 20, 22, 24m

VANCOUVER OPERA (Queen Elizabeth Theatre, BC, 604-683-0222;  www.vancouveropera.ca)
Mar. 9 The Magic Flute (Mozart). Claire, Kasahara; Tessier, Hopkins, Ens; Dala, McQueen, Mcallister/Reimer &
     Powell. Also 10m, 12, 14, 16, 17m

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

WASHINGTON NATIONAL OPERA (Kennedy Center, D.C.,
     202-467-4600;
www.kennedy-center.org/wno)
Mar. 2 Manon Lescaut (Puccini). Racette; Armiliato, Caoduro; Auguin, Pascoe, Pascoe. Also 5, 8, 11, 14, 17m, 20, 23
Mar. 9 Norma (Bellini). Meade, Zajick; Davila, Belosselskiy; Rustioni, Bogart, Patel/Schuette. Also 12, 15, 18, 21, 24m

WICHITA GRAND OPERA (Century II Perf. Arts Center, 316-262-8054; www.wichitagrandopera.org)
Mar. 16 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Pine, Vassileva, K. Costello; Carfizzi, Nansel; TBA, Pent/Garner, Pent & Pavlov
 

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BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER (Nationaltheater, Munich, 49 89 21 85 19 20; www.bayerische.staatsoper.de)
Mar. 2 Boris Godunov (Mussorgsky). Also July 26, 30
Mar. 3m Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Also 7, 10m, July 11m
Mar. 6 Jenůfa (Janáček). Also 9, 12, 16
Mar. 17 Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). Also 20, 23, 25, July 4, 7, 10
Mar. 28 Parsifal (Wagner). Also 31, July 31

DE NEDERLANDSE OPERA (Amsterdam, 31 20 625 54 55; www.dno.nl)
Mar. 1 The Love for Three Oranges (Prokofiev). Also 5, 7, 10m, 12, 15, 18, 21

DEN NORSKE OPERA (Oslo, 47 21 42 21 21;  www.operaen.no)
Mar. 2 Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni)/Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also 4, 9, 11, 13, 21, Apr. 2, 5, 10, 13, 15, 17
Mar. 22 Robin Hood (Schwemmer). Also 23m, Apr. 3, 6m, 6, 7m, 7, 16, 19, 20, 23, 27m (for children)

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 343 84 343;  www.deutscheoperberlin.de)
Mar. 1 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also Apr. 20, May 3
Mar. 2 Otello (Verdi). Also 6
Mar. 3m Les Troyens (Berlioz)
Mar. 9 Tosca (Puccini)
Mar. 14 Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Also 17, 23
Mar. 16 Lohengrin (Wagner). Also 21
Mar. 22 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Wagner). Also 31m, Apr. 7m
Mar. 24 Tannhäuser (Wagner). Also 30
Mar. 29m Parsifal (Wagner). Also Apr. 1m

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

FESTSPIELHAUS BADEN-BADEN (49 72 2130 13101;  www.festspielhaus.de)
Mar. 23 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 26, 29, Apr. 1
Mar. 26m Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 30m (for children)
Mar. 27 Cendrillon (Viardot). Also 31m

FLANDERS OPERA (Antwerp Opera House; Ghent Opera House, 32 70 22 02 02; www.vlaamseopera.be)
Mar. 1 Nabucco (Verdi). Also 3m, 5, 7, 9 (Ghent)
Mar. 26 Parsifal (Wagner). Also 29, 31m, Apr. 3, 5 (Antwerp); Apr. 20, 23, 26, 28m (Ghent)

GOTHENBURG OPERA (46 31 13 13 00; www.opera.se)
Mar. 3m Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Also 9m, 17m, 23m
Mar. 5 Chess (B. Andersson/Ulvaeus). Also 7, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16m, 16, 19, 20, 21, 22

GRAN TEATRE DEL LICEU (Barcelona, 34 93 485 99 13;  www.liceubarcelona.com)
Mar. 1 Street Scene (Weill). Also 2, 4, 5
Mar. 21 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 23, 24, 26, 27, July 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 29

GRAND THÉÂTRE DE GENÈVE (Geneva, 41 22 418 31 30;  www.geneveopera.ch)
Mar. 9 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Also 12, 15, 18, 21, 24m

HAMBURGISCHE STAATSOPER (49 40 35 68 68; www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de)
Mar. 2 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 5
Mar. 6 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 10, 15, 19, May 2, 4
Mar. 7 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 14, 20
Mar. 24 Gloriana (Britten). Also 27, 30, Apr. 1, 4, 6
Mar. 29 Requiem (Verdi). Also 29m (in concert)

HUNGARIAN STATE OPERA HOUSE (Magyar Állami Operaház, Budapest,
     36 1 353 0170;
www.opera.hu)
Mar. 1 Turandot (Puccini). Also3, 5, 9, 14, 16m, 17
Mar. 2 Xerxes (Handel)
Mar. 8 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 9, 10
Mar. 8 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Also 10m, 12, 17m, 20
Mar. 13 Bánk Bán (Erkel). Also 16, 19, 23
Mar. 28 St. Matthew Passion (Bach). Also 30 (in concert)
Mar. 29 Parsifal (Wagner). Also Apr. 1
Mar. 31 Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni)/Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also Apr. 2

KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 47 99 74 00;  www.komische-oper-berlin.de)
Mar. 1m Mikropolis (Jost). Also 5m, 7m, 22m, Apr. 10m, 24m
Mar. 1 La Bohème (Puccini)
Mar. 2 Mazeppa (Tchaikovsky). Also 8, 17, 30, Apr. 5
Mar. 3 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 22, Apr. 27, May 4, 9, 11, 16, June 7
Mar. 6 Carmen (Bizet). Also 16, 23, 26, 28, Apr. 1, 12, 20
Mar. 9 Kiss Me, Kate (Porter). Also 10
Mar. 24 Hänsel und Gretel (Humperdinck). Also 27, 31m, Apr. 4, 6, 10, 11m, 14m, 19, June 28

MALMÖ OPERA (46 40 20 85 00; www.malmoopera.se)
Mar. 1 A Little Night Music (Sondheim). Also 2, 3m, 8, 9, 10m, 17m, 19, 21, 23 
Mar. 16 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 20, 22, Apr. 3, 5, 7m, 11, 13, 19, 21m, May 2, 4, 10, 12, 14, 16, 21, 26, 28, 30

NEW NATIONAL THEATRE, TOKYO (81 3 5351 3011;  www.nntt.jac.go.jp)
Mar. 11 Aida (Verdi). Also 14m, 17m, 20m, 24m, 27, 30m

OPER FRANKFURT (49 69 212 49 49 4; www.oper-frankfurt.de)
Mar. 1 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 9, 23, 31, Apr. 4, 6, 14
Mar. 2 L'Étoile (Chabrier). Also 8, 15
Mar. 3 Otello (Verdi). Also 10m, 16, 22, 28, July 4, 7
Mar. 17 Idomeneo (Mozart). Also 21, 24, 30, Apr. 3, 5, 19, 21, 25, 28m
Mar. 29 Lohengrin (Wagner). Also Apr. 1, 7m, 12, 27, May 1

OPER LEIPZIG (Opernhaus/Haus Dreilinden, 49 341 1261-275;  www.oper-leipzig.de)
Mar. 2 Rienzi (Wagner). Also May 25
Mar. 2 Der Zigeunerbaron (J. Strauss). Also 3
Mar. 9 Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Weill). Also May 31
Mar. 9 Lend Me a Tenor! (Carroll). Also 10, 16, 17, 19, 30, 31m, Apr. 20, 21m, May 9m, 25, 26, June 15, 16m, July 2 
Mar. 10 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 14
Mar. 13 Der Ring für Kinder (Wagner). Also May 21 (abridged)
Mar. 15 My Fair Lady (Loewe). Also May 11, 12m, July 9m
Mar. 16 Pinocchio (Valtinoni). Also 27m, Apr. 6, 28m, June 1, 7m 
Mar. 21 The Rocky Horror Show (O'Brien). Also 22, Apr. 17, 18, May 18, 19
Mar. 23 Die Csárdásfürstin (Kálmán). Also 24m, July 13, 14m
Mar. 24m Rigoletto (Verdi)
Mar. 29 Parsifal (Wagner). Also May 20m
Mar. 29m Der Wildschütz oder Die Stimme der Natur (Lortzing). Also Apr. 27, 28m, June 21

OPÉRA COMIQUE (Salle Favart, Paris, 33 8 25 01 01 23;  www.opera-comique.com)
Mar. 17m Il Segreto di Susanna (Wolf-Ferrari)/La Voix Humaine (Poulenc). Also 20, 23, 26, 29

OPÉRA DE LYON (Place de la Comédie, 33 826 305 325;  www.opera-lyon.org)
Mar. 27 Claude (Escaich). World premiere. Also Apr. 3, 6, 10, 11, 14m
Mar. 28 Fidelio (Beethoven). Also 30, Apr. 2, 5, 12
Mar. 29 Il Prigioniero (Dallapiccola)/Erwartung (Schoenberg). Also Apr. 4, 7m, 9, 13

OPÉRA DE MARSEILLE (Opéra Municipal, 33 4 91 55 11 10;  opera.marseille.fr)
Mar. 24m Otello (Verdi). Also 27, 30, Apr. 2, 5

OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO (Monte-Carlo, 377 98 06 28 28; www.opera.mc)
Mar. 22 Amica (Mascagni). Also 24m, 27, 29

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE BORDEAUX (33 5 56 00 85 95; www.opera-bordeaux.com)
Mar. 1 Dido and Aeneas (Purcell). Also 3m
Mar. 21 Salome (R. Strauss). Also 24m, 27, 29

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE LORRAINE (33 3 83 85 33 11;  www.opera-national-lorraine.fr)
Mar. 17m The Importance of Being Earnest (Barry). Also 19, 20, 21, 22

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS (33 1 71 25 24 23;  www.operadeparis.fr)
Opéra Bastille
Mar. 2 Falstaff (Verdi). Also 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 22, 24m
Mar. 3m Die Walküre (Wagner). Also 6, 10m, June 19
Mar. 21 Siegfried (Wagner). Also 25, 29, Apr. 3, 7m, 11, 15, June 23m
Palais Garnier
Mar. 1 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 5, 8, 11, 13, 16, 19, 21, 25

OPERA NORTH, U.K. (Grand Opera House, Belfast; The Lowry, Salford Quays; Theatre Royal,
     Newcastle; Theatre Royal, Nottingham, 44 113 243 9999;
www.operanorth.co.uk)
Mar. 6 Otello (Verdi). Also 9 (Belfast); 13, 16 (Salford Quays); 20, 23 (Nottingham)
Mar. 7 La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). (Belfast). Also 14 (Salford Quays); 21 (Nottingham)
Mar. 8 La Voix Humaine (Poulenc)/Dido and Aeneas (Purcell). (Belfast). Also 12, 15 (Salford Quays); 19, 22
     (Nottingham)

OPÉRA ROYAL DE WALLONIE (Palais Opéra de Liège, 32 4 221 47 22;  www.operaliege.be)
Mar. 2 La Fanciulla del West (Puccini). Also 5
Mar. 15 L’Enfant et les Sortilèges (Ravel). Also 17m, 18m, 19m

OPERNHAUS ZÜRICH (41 44 268 66 66; www.opernhaus.ch)
Mar. 3 La Bohème (Puccini)
Mar. 8 Carmen (Bizet). Also 10m, 13, 17m
Mar. 9 Three Sisters (Eötvös). Also 15, 24m, Apr. 3, 5, 11, 14m
Mar. 14 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 17, 24, 30, Apr. 6
Mar. 23 Parsifal (Wagner). Also 28, Apr. 1m

POLISH NATIONAL OPERA (Teatr Wielki, Warsaw, 48 22 69 20 208; www.teatrwielki.pl)
Mar. 1 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 2, 3
Mar. 8 Medeamaterial (Dusapin). Also 9, 10
Mar. 24 Turandot (Puccini). Also 26, 27, 28

ROYAL DANISH OPERA (Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen, 45 33 69 69 69; www.kglteater.dk)
Mar. 3m Carmen (Bizet). Also 6, 11, 14, 20
Mar. 5 Die Teufel von Loudun (Penderecki). Also 11, 19, 24m, 26
Mar. 5 Tosca (Puccini). Also 6
Mar. 18 Il Trittico (Puccini). Also 21, 23m, 25, Apr. 13, 15, 17, 19, 21m, 24, 27, 29, May 2, 6, 11
Mar. 20 The Bear (Walton)/Satyricon (Maderna). Also 21, 23, 24

ROYAL OPERA, U.K. (Covent Garden, London, 44 20 7304 4000; www.roh.org.uk)
Mar. 2m La Bohème (Puccini). Also 5, 9, 12
Mar. 2 Tosca (Puccini). Also 4, 6, 13, 16m, 20, 23, 26
Mar. 8 Written on Skin (Benjamin). Also 11, 16, 18, 22
Mar. 30 Nabucco (Verdi). Also Apr. 1, 4, 6, 8, 15, 20, 23, 26

ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA (Stockholm, 46 8 791 44 00; www.operan.se)
Mar. 2m Turandot (Puccini). Also 5, 8, 11, 15, 18, 21, Apr. 2, 5
Mar. 16 Karlsson på Taket (Lindahl). Also 20m, 26, 27, Apr. 4m, 6m, 10, 11m, 13m, 16m
Mar. 23 Otello (Verdi). Also Apr. 3, 9, 15, 26, May 9m

SCOTTISH OPERA (Edinburgh, 44 141 332 3321; www.scottishopera.org.uk)
Mar. 2 Werther (Massenet)

SEMPEROPER DRESDEN (49 351 4911 705; www.semperoper.de)
Mar. 1 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 11, 16, 18, 21, Apr. 3, 21m, 21, May 25, 30, June 1, 8
Mar. 2 Manon Lescaut (Puccini). Also 6, 10, Apr. 28, May 1, 4, June 18, 23, 27
Mar. 3 Orlando (Handel). Also May 14m, June 6
Mar. 4 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 9
Mar. 5m La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Also Apr. 4
Mar. 17 Alcina (Handel). Also 27, Apr. 1m
Mar. 24m Dorina e Nibbio (Sarro). Also May 9m, 19m, June 30m
Mar. 28 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 30, Apr. 2, 5, 7, 11, 13, 20

STAATSOPER UNTER DEN LINDEN (Schiller Theater, Berlin,
     49 30 2035 4555;
www.staatsoper-berlin.org)
Mar. 1 Aida (Verdi). Also 7
Mar. 2 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 8
Mar. 3m Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Also 6, 10m, 31m, Apr. 10, 21m
Mar. 9 The Rake’s Progress (Stravinsky). Also 14, 16
Mar. 15 Vanitas (Sciarrino). Also 19, 21, 26, 28, Apr. 2, 3
Mar. 23 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Also Apr. 4, 13
Mar. 24m Die Walküre (Wagner). Also Apr. 5, 14m
Mar. 27 Siegfried (Wagner). Also Apr. 7m, 18

STAATSTHEATER AM GARNERPLATZ (Munich, 49 089 21 85 19 60; www.staatstheater-am-gaertnerplatz.de)
Mar. 1 Cabaret (Kander). Also 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, July 18, 19, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27
Mar. 1 Anything Goes (Porter). Also 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)
Mar. 1 Nabucco (Verdi). Also 7, 17, 19, 23, 28, 30, Apr. 5, 7, 12
Mar. 2 Tosca (Puccini). Also 6, 9, 15, 18, 24, Apr. 11, May 2

TEATRO ALLA SCALA (Milan, 39 02 72 003 744; www.teatroallascala.org)
Mar. 3 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 6, 9, 12, 15
Mar. 13 A Dog’s Heart (Raskatov). Also 16, 21, 27, Apr. 3
Mar. 28 Macbeth (Verdi). Also Apr. 2, 4, 7, 9, 13, 16, 18, 21

TEATRO DI SAN CARLO (Naples, 39 081 7972111;  www.teatrosancarlo.it)
Mar. 1 Requiem (Verdi). Also 3

TEATRO REAL (Madrid, 34 902 24 48 48; www.teatro-real.com)
Mar. 2 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 4, 6, 9, 12, 15, 17
Mar. 3 Roberto Devereux (Donizetti). Also 7 (in concert)
Mar. 25 Les Pêcheurs de Perles (Bizet). Also 28, 31 (in concert)

TEATRO REGIO DI TORINO (Turin, 39 011 8815 241; www.teatroregio.torino.it)
Mar. 5 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 8, 10m, 13
Mar. 14 Il Matrimonio Segreto (Cimarosa). Also 17m, 19, 20, 21, 22, 24m

THEATER AN DER WIEN (In concert, except as indicated, Vienna, 43 1 588 85; www.theater-wien.at)
Mar. 17 Fidelio (Beethoven). Also 19, 21, 24, 26, 28 (staged)
Mar. 20 Arianna in Creta (Handel)
Mar. 25 Acis and Galatea (Handel)
Mar. 27 Solomon (Handel)

THÉÂTRE DES CHAMPS ELYSÉES (In concert, Paris, 01 49 52 50 50; www.theatrechampselysees.fr)
Mar. 20 Acis and Galatea (Handel)
Mar. 27 St. John Passion (Bach)
Mar. 28 Ein Deutsches Requiem (Brahms)

THÉÂTRE DU CAPITOLE (Toulouse, 33 5 61 63 13 13;  www.theatre-du-capitole.org)
Mar. 15 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 17m, 19, 22, 24m, 26, 28

THÉÂTRE ROYAL DE LA MONNAIE (Théâtre Royal, except as indicated, Brussels,
     32 2 70 23 39 39;
www.demunt.be)
Mar. 3m Lucrezia Borgia (Donizetti). Also 6, 8 (Cirque Royal)
Mar. 5 La Dispute (Mernier). World premiere. Also 7, 8, 10m, 12, 13, 16, 19
Mar. 16m Princesse Turandot (pastiche). Also 16, 17m, 17, 23m, 23, 24m, 24
Mar. 17 Roméo et Juliette (Gounod). Also 21, 24m (Palace of Fine Arts) (in concert)

THÉÂTRES DE LA VILLE (Grand Théâtre, Luxembourg, 352 47 08 95 1; www.theatres.lu)
Mar. 20 La Finta Giardiniera (Mozart). Also 22

VOLKSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513;  www.volksoper.at)
Mar. 1 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 9, 22, 30, May 9, 20, 25, June 7, 17m, 22
Mar. 2 Carmen (Bizet). Also 7, 15, Apr. 25, May 4, 11, 16
Mar. 3m The Bartered Bride (Smetana). Also 10, 13, 18, Apr. 4, 7, 13
Mar. 6 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 12, 17, 20
Mar. 8 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 11, 31, Apr. 6, 12, 18, 26, May 21, 31
Mar. 21 Die Csárdásfürstin (Kálmán). Also 27, Apr. 16, 24, 29, May 18, June 1
Mar. 23 Il Tabarro (Puccini)/Gianni Schicchi (Puccini). Also 28, Apr. 2, 10, 15
Mar. 26 Die Lustige Witwe (Lehár). Also Apr. 1, 5, 11, May 10, 15, 19, 24, June 4, 9m

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

WIENER STAATSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.wiener-staatsoper.at)
Mar. 1 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Also 4, 8
Mar. 2 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 5, 7, 10
Mar. 9 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 12, 15, May 8, 11, 14, 17
Mar. 13 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 16, 19
Mar. 14 Aida (Verdi). Also 17, 20, 23
Mar. 18 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 22, 25, June 7, 10, 14
Mar. 24 Wozzeck (Berg). Also 27, 30, Apr. 2
Mar. 28 Parsifal (Wagner). Also 31, Apr. 4 spacer 


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