Dateline

Dateline

by TRISTAN KRAFT

METROPOLITAN OPERA (Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 212-362-6000;  www.metopera.org)
May 1 Rigoletto (Verdi). Oropesa, Herrera; Gagnidze, Grigolo, Iori; Armiliato, Mayer, C. Jones/Hilferty
May 2 Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Dalayman, Harmer, Cargill; J. H. Morris, Paterson, König; Luisi, Lepage,
     Fillion/St-Aubin
May 3 Giulio Cesare (Handel). Dessay, Coote, Bardon; D. Daniels, Dumaux; Bicket, McVicar, R. Jones/Reiffenstuel
May 4m Dialogues des Carmélites (Poulenc). Leonard, Racette, E. Bishop, Palmer, Morley; Langrée, Dexter/Kneuss,
     Reppa/Greenwood
May 4 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Bishop, Arwady, Harmer; Grimsley, Margita, Fink; Luisi, Lepage, Fillion/St-Aubin
May 6 Die Walküre (Wagner). Voigt, Serafin, Blythe; O’Neill, Grimsley, König; Luisi, Lepage, Fillion/St-Aubin
May 7 Giulio Cesare (Handel). Same as May 3
May 8 Siegfried (Wagner). Voigt, Arwady; Cleveman, Fink, Brubaker, Grimsley; Luisi, Lepage, Fillion/St-Aubin
May 9 Dialogues des Carmélites (Poulenc). Same as May 4m
May 10 Giulio Cesare (Handel). Same as May 3
May 11m Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Same as May 2 exc. Voigt for Dalayman, Cleveman for J. H. Morris
May 11 Dialogues des Carmélites (Poulenc). Same as May 4m

 AMORE OPERA (Connelly Theater, New York, 866-811-4111; www.amoreopera.org)
May 10 Faust (Gounod). Also 11, 12m, 16, 17, 18, 19m, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26m

ATLANTA OPERA (Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center, 800-356-7372; www.atlantaopera.org)
May 3 L’Italiana in Algeri (Rossini). S. Eddy, TBA; Angelini, Praticò, Bilgili; Fagen, Binder, Shortt. Also 5m

AUSTRIAN CULTURAL FORUM + CZECH CENTER NEW YORK (Bohemian National Hall,
     212-319-5300; 
 www.acfny.org)
May 11 King Lavra (Jirasek). World premiere
May 16 Fama (Furrer). Also 17

BOSTON LYRIC OPERA (Shubert Theatre, Citi Performing Arts Center, 617-542-6772;  www.blo.org)
May 1 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Oakes; Al. Walker, Shelton, G. Frank; Angus, Cavanagh, Conklin. Also 3,
     5m

BRONX OPERA COMPANY (Various locations, 718-365-4209;  www.bronxopera.org)
May 10 La Bohème (Puccini). Jen. Moore/Ojakhyan, Cordova/H. Spierman; Friedman/Webb, Coffey/Jer. Moore,
     Bozic/Grana; Kramer/M. Spierman, V. Crutchfield, George/Cisek. Also 11, 17, 18

CALGARY OPERA (Jubilee Auditorium, 403-262-7286; www.calgaryopera.com)
May 3 Il Segreto di Susanna (Wolf-Ferrari)/L'Heure Espagnole (Ravel). Also 5, 7, 9

CANADIAN OPERA COMPANY (Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto,
     800-250-4653;
www.coc.ca)
May 1 Salome (R. Strauss). Sunnegårdh, Juon; Margison, Gantner/Held; Debus/Bate, Egoyan, McLane/Zuber. Also 4,
     7, 10, 16, 22
May 8 Dialogues des Carmélites (Poulenc). Bayrakdarian, Pieczonka, Mishura, Forst, Guilmette; Debus, Carsen,
     Levine/Bauer. Also 11, 14, 17, 19m, 21, 23, 25m
May 9 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Christy; Costello, Mulligan, Gradus; S. Lord, Alden,
    C. Edwards/Reiffenstuel. Also 12m, 15, 18m, 24

THE FIGARO PROJECT (First & Franklin Presbyterian Church, Baltimore, 410-728-5545, www.thefigaroproject.com)
May 10 Camelot Requiem (Bornfield). Also 11

FLORENTINE OPERA COMPANY (Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, Milwaukee,
     800-326-7372; 
 www.florentineopera.org)
May 10 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Guarrine, McVey, Zabala; Belcher, Verm; Rescigno, C. Evans, TBA. Also 12m

FLORIDA GRAND OPERA (Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Ft. Lauderdale,
     800-741-1010; 
 www.fgo.org)
May 2 La Traviata (Verdi). Alejandres/Vinnik; Fanale/Magrì, Caoduro/J. W. Kang; Tebar, Hebert, A. C. Klein. Also 4

FORT WORTH OPERA (Bass Performing Hall, 877-396-7372; www.fwopera.org)
May 1 Glory Denied (Cipullo). Worra, Mancasola; Mayes, Blalock; Deaton, D. Anthony, Kagey/Chudej. Also 4m, 7, 8,
     11
May 3 La Bohème (Puccini). Dunleavy, Betancourt; Panikkar, Mason, TBA; Illick, Lefkowich, TBA
May 4 Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). M. Owens, Luna, C. Hall; Bix; Illick, Gately, TBA. Also 12m
May 5m The Daughter of the Regiment (Donizetti). Pine, J. Castle, TBA; Portillo, Nelman; Larkin, Danner, TBA. Also
     10

FRESNO GRAND OPERA (Shaghoian Concert Hall, 559-442-5699;  www.fresnograndopera.org)
May 4 Candide (Bernstein). Frances, Kellerman; Pickle, P. Jacobs, Weyandt; Tucker, Bascetta, TBA. Also 5m

GUERILLA OPERA (Zack Box Theatre, Boston Conservatory, 617-912-9222; guerillaopera.com)
May 23 Giver of Light (A. Roberts). De la Guardia, Ashe; Budris, Church; TBA, A. Eggert, Noulin-Merat/Fortin. Also
     24, 25, 30, 31

HOUSTON GRAND OPERA (Wortham Theater Center, 713-228-6737;  www.houstongrandopera.org)
May 2 Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Stemme, Mahnke; Heppner, McKinny, Fischesser; Summers, Loy, Leiacker. Also
     5m
May 1 Il Trovatore (Verdi). T. Wilson, Zajick; Berti, Tómasson; Summers, Lawless, Dugardyn/Pakledinaz. Also 4, 8, 11

JUILLIARD OPERA (Peter Jay Sharp Theater, New York, 212-769-7406; www.juilliard.edu)
May 2 The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček). Bullock, Vuong, Mixter; Allicock, Köse; Manson, Griffin, L. Jellinek/Trejos

LONG BEACH OPERA (Various locations, 562-432-5934;  www.longbeachopera.org)
May 11 Tell-Tale Heart (S. Copeland)/Van Gogh (M. Gordon). Cast TBA; Mitisek, Mitisek, Mitisek. Also 18m, 18, 19

LOS ANGELES OPERA (Chandler Pavilion, except as indicated, 213-972-8001; www.laopera.com)
May 18 Tosca (Puccini). Radvanovsky; Berti, Ataneli; Domingo, Caird, B. Christie. Also 26m, 30, June 2m, 5, 8
May 19m Dulce Rosa (Holdridge). Also 25, 28, June 1, 6, 9m (Santa Monica College Performing Arts Center)

LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC (Walt Disney Concert Hall; Hollywood Bowl,
     323-850-2000;
www.laphil.com)
May 17 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Christensson, Röschmann, Frenkel; Crossley-Mercer, Maltman; Dudamel, Alden,
     Nouvel/Alaïa. Also 19m, 23, 25 (staged)

LYRIC OPERA BALTIMORE (Modell Performing Arts Center, 410-900-1150; www.lyricoperahouse.com)
May 17 Rigoletto (Verdi). Amsellem, TBA; Powell, Hymel, TBA; Buckley, Hoomes, TBA. Also 19m

MANNES OPERA (Kaye Playhouse, Hunter College, New York,
     212-580-0210; 
 www.newschool.edu/mannes)
May 10 The Rape of Lucretia (Britten). Also 11

MICHIGAN OPERA THEATRE (Detroit Opera House, Detroit, 313-237-7464;  www.michiganopera.org)
May 11 Aida (Verdi). L. Moore/Noah, Rachvelishvili/Nikolic; Massi/La Spina, Hawkins, P. Volpe, TBA; Mercurio,
     Herbert, TBA. Also 15, 17, 18, 19m

NORTH CAROLINA OPERA (Memorial Hall, Chapel Hill; Meymandi Concert Hall, Duke Energy
     Center, Raleigh, 919-792-3850; 
 www.ncopera.org)
May 3 Aida (Verdi). A. Brown, Sandel-Pantaleo; Savage, T. Thomas, Kellogg, Hartmann; T. Myers, D. Paul, TBA. Also
     5m (semi-staged)

OPERA COLORADO (Ellie Caulkins Opera House, Denver, 303-778-1500; www.operacolorado.org)
May 4 The Scarlet Letter (Laitman). Futral, TBA, C. Cook; M. S mith, Valenti, Hancock, Sorensen; Williamson,
     Greenberg, Rom/Wadden. Also 7, 10, 12m

OPERA COMPANY OF MIDDLEBURY (Town Hall Theater, 802-382-9222; www.ocmvermont.org)
May 31 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Kantorski-Merrill, Pierce; Knutsen, Wilkins, Kroncke; Plasson, Do. Anderson,
     Do. Anderson/De. Anderson. Also June 2m, 6, 7, 8

OPÉRA DE MONTRÉAL (Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, 514-985-2258; www.operademontreal.com)
May 18 Manon (Massenet). Fiset; Ribeiro, Bintner; Gabel, Deedrick, TBA. Also 21, 23, 25

OPÉRA DE QUÉBEC (Grand Théâtre de Québec, Québec City, 418-529-0688;  www.operadequebec.qc.ca)
May 11 La Vie Parisienne (Offenbach). Pagé, Paulin, Beaudin, Bouchard; Hervieux, Thériault, Mallette; Rivest,
     Gauthier, TBA. Also 14, 16, 18

OPERA DELAWARE (Grand Opera House, Wilmington, 800-374-7263;  www.operade.org)
May 5m Macbeth (Verdi). C. Ames; Youngblood, Wilander, Wager; Lawton, TBA, TBA. Also 10, 11

OPERA FORT COLLINS (Lincoln Center, CO, 970-482-0220;  www.operafortcollins.org)
May 31 Faust (Gounod)

OPERA GRAND RAPIDS (DeVos Hall, 616-451-2741;  www.operagr.com)
May 3 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 4

OPERA IDAHO (Egyptian Theatre, Boise, 208-387-1273;  www.operaidaho.org)
May 17 Susannah (Floyd). Noparstak; TBA, A. Peck, TBA; Sandell, Jobin, TBA. Also 19m

OPERA IN THE HEIGHTS (Lambert Hall, Houston, 713-861-5303;  www.operaintheheights.org)
May 2 Falstaff (Verdi). M. Johnson/R. Heath, Engel/Pohl, A. Anderson/Chapa, Cay; Lebron, Lombardozzi,
     Meza/Nance; Carreón-Robledo, Ward, R. Smith/Scheh. Also 3, 4, 5m

OPERA LAFAYETTE (Terrace Theater, Kennedy Center, D.C., 202-546-9332; www.operalafayette.org)
May 1 Actéon (M.-A. Charpentier). Van Doren, Ballou, De Beck Spitzer, Mesko; Sheehan; R. Brown, S. Curran, TBA.
     Also 2

OPERA THEATRE OF SAINT LOUIS (Loretto-Hilton Center, 314-961-0644; www.opera-stl.org)
May 25 The Pirates of Penzance (Sullivan). Breiwick, Zifchak; Smoak, Plenk, H. Russell, Eck; McAdams, Curran,
     Schuette. Also 29, 31, June 6, 9, 12, 14, 22m, 26m, 29

PITTSBURGH OPERA (Benedum Center, 412-456-6666; www.pittsburghopera.org)
May 3 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Genaux; Espiritu, Pecchioli, Mobbs; A. Walker, McIntyre, Rom/Schuette. Also 5m

PORTLAND OPERA (Keller Auditorium, 503-241-1802;  www.portlandopera.org)
May 10 Falstaff (Verdi). P. Armstong, TBA, Niederloh, TBA; Chama, Phan, Hurt; Manahan, Mattaliano, TBA. Also
     12m, 16, 18

SEATTLE OPERA (Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 800-426-1619;  www.seattleopera.org)
May 4 La Voix Humaine (Poulenc). Focile. Suor Angelica (Puccini). Gavrilova, Plowright; Wedow, Uzan, Bisleri &
     Trieste. Also 8, 11, 12m, 15, 18

SPOLETO FESTIVAL USA (Dock Street Theatre; Sottile Theatre, Charleston, SC,
     843-579-3100;
www.spoletousa.org)
May 24 Matsukaze (Hosokawa). P. Jo, J. Kim; G. Simpson; Kennedy, Shi-Zheng, Barreca/E. C. Ward. Also 26, June 1,
     4, 8
May 25 Le Villi (Puccini). Rowley; Crawley, L. Hernandez. Mese Mariano (Giordano). Rowley, Roark-Strummer,
     Quintero; Barbacini, Vizioli, Patel/Guidi di Bagno. Also 27, 29, 31, June 2, 4, 7

TACONIC OPERA (Yorktown Stage, Yorktown Heights, 815-886-7372; www.taconicopera.org)
May 3 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Also 4, 5m (Yorktown Heights); May 11, 12m (Purchase)

UTAH OPERA (Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City, 801-533-6683; www.utahopera.org)
May 11 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 13, 15, 17, 19m

VANCOUVER OPERA (Queen Elizabeth Theatre, BC, 604-683-0222;  www.vancouveropera.ca)
May 4 Tea: A Mirror of Soul (Tan Dun). Kaduce, TBA; Honeywell, C. Yuan, Eichelberger; Darlington, Miyamoto,
     Matsui/Ota. Also 7, 9, 11

WASHINGTON NATIONAL OPERA (Kennedy Center, D.C.,
     202-467-4600;
www.kennedy-center.org/wno)
May 4 Show Boat (Kern). Holloway/Chuchman, Cambridge/Trevigne, R. Simpson; Gilfry/Rhodes, M. Robinson;
     DeMain, Zambello, Davison/Tazewell. Also 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12m, 16, 17, 18, 19m, 21, 24, 25, 26m

WEST BAY OPERA (Lucie Stern Theatre, Palo Alto, 650-424-9999;  www.wbopera.org)
May 24 Otello (Verdi). Also 26m, June 1, 2m

WICHITA GRAND OPERA (McPherson Opera House, McPherson; Bradley Fair, Wichita,
     316-262-8054;
www.wichitagrandopera.org)
May 17 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Apostolou; Powers, D. Peterson, Nansel; Hakoda, Powers, Pavlov (McPherson). Also 18 (Wichita)

YALE OPERA (Schubert Theater, 203 562-5666; music.yale.edu/opera)
May 3 Iolanta (Tchaikovsky). Cast TBA; Shaindlin, Gieleta, TBA. Also 4
 
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BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER (Nationaltheater, Munich, 49 89 21 85 19 20;  www.bayerische.staatsoper.de)
May 2 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Also 4
May 3 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 7, 9, 12
May 5 Macbeth (Verdi). Also 8, 11, 17, July 29
May 18 Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also 24, 29, June 2, 5, 8
May 20 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 23, 26, 30m, July 9

BERGEN INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL (47 55 21 06 30;  www.fib.no)
May 22 Marco Polo (Tan Dun). Also 23

DE NEDERLANDSE OPERA (Amsterdam, 31 20 625 54 55;  www.dno.nl)
May 1 Die Walküre (Wagner). Also 5m, 9, 12m
May 6 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 8, 10, 14, 17, 20m, 23, 26m, 29, 31

DEN NORSKE OPERA (Oslo, 47 21 42 21 21; www.operaen.no)
May 4 L'Isola Disabitata (Haydn). Also 5, 10
May 10 Khairos (Vaage). Also 13, 21, 24, 27, 29
May 25 Salome (R. Strauss). Also 30, June 2, 7, 10, 12, 18, 23m

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 343 84 343; www.deutscheoperberlin.de)
May 1 Lucrezia Borgia (Donizetti). In concert
May 2 Requiem (Verdi). Also 4 (staged)
May 3 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart)
May 27 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). In concert

DRESDEN MUSIC FESTIVAL (49 351 656 06 700; www.musikfestspiele.com)
May 12 The Dream of Gerontius (Elgar). In concert
May 25 Falstaff (Verdi)

DROTTNINGHOLM COURT THEATER FESTIVAL ( 46 8 556 931 00; www.dtm.se)
May 26 Il Matrimonio Segreto (Cimarosa). Also 29, 31, June 2, 5, 8, 9

FESTSPIELHAUS BADEN-BADEN (Baden-Baden, 49 72 2130 13101; www.festspielhaus.de)
May 17 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 20, 23, 26

FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA (Helsinki, 358 9 4030 2211;  www.opera.fi)
May 4 Bluebeard's Castle (Bartók)/Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also 7, 10
May 17 Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Also 21, 25m, 29, June 3

FLANDERS OPERA (Antwerp Opera House; Ghent Opera House, 32 70 22 02 02; www.vlaamseopera.be)
May 5 Requiem (Verdi). Also 8 (Ghent); May 23, 24 (Antwerp) (in concert)
May 15 Tragedy of a Friendship (Eggert). Also 17, 18, 19m (Antwerp); May 23, 24, 25 (Ghent)

GLYNDEBOURNE FESTIVAL OPERA (East Sussex, UK, 44 1273 813813; www.glyndebourne.com)
May 18 Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). Also 22, 25, 30, June 2, 4, 7, 13, 16, 20, 23, 28, July 5, 11
May 19 Falstaff (Verdi). Also 24, 26, 29, June 1, 6, 9, 15, 22, 27, July 4, 9, 14

GOTHENBURG OPERA (46 31 13 13 00;  www.opera.se)
May 2 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). Also 4, 12, 16
May 3 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 5m, 8, 11, 15, 17, 19

GÖTTINGEN INTERNATIONAL HANDEL FESTIVAL (49 551 38 48 13 10;  www.haendel.org)
May 10 Siroe, Re di Persia (Handel). Also 12, 14, 15, 19, 20
May 17 Joseph and His Brethren (Handel)

GRAN TEATRE DEL LICEU (Barcelona, 34 93 485 99 13;  www.liceubarcelona.com)
May 2 Das Rheingold (Wagner)
May 18 Il Turco in Italia (Rossini). Also 23, 28, June 1, 4, 6
May 27 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Also 30, June 2, 5

GRAND THÉÂTRE DE GENÈVE (Geneva, 41 22 418 31 30;  www.geneveopera.ch)
May 2 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 5m

GRANGE PARK OPERA (44 1962 73 73 66; www.grangeparkopera.co.uk)
May 30 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Also June 1, 6, 9, 12, 15, 23, 27, July 5, 11
May 31 I Puritani (Bellini). Also June 8, 16, 18, 20, 26, 29

HAMBURGISCHE STAATSOPER (49 40 35 68 68;  www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de)
May 2 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 4
May 11 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Also 16, 18
May 12 Lohengrin (Wagner). Also 12
May 14 Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Also 14
May 15 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner)
May 17 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Wagner)
May 19 Parsifal (Wagner). Also 19
May 21 L'Elisir d'Amore (Donizetti). Also 30, June 1, 6
May 22 Tannhäuser (Wagner)
May 26 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Also 26
May 28 Die Walküre (Wagner). Also 28
May 31 Siegfried (Wagner). Also 31

HUNGARIAN STATE OPERA HOUSE (Magyar Állami Operaház, Budapest,
     36 1 353 0170;
 www.opera.hu)
May 2 Hunyadi László (Erkel). Also 3m, 3, 4, 5, 7m, 7, 8m, 8, 9, 10m, 10, 11, 12, June 4m, 4, 5m, 5, 6, 7m, 7, 8m, 8, 9m, 9
May 3 Arabella (Strauss). Also 8
May 4m The King's New Clothes (Ránki). Also 5m, 18m, 19m, 25m, 26m
May 9 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart). Also 11m, 12, 18m, 19m
May 11 Tosca (Puccini). Also 18, 22
May 17 Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). Also 19, 21, 23
May 25 Macbeth (Verdi). Also 28
May 26 I Vespri Siciliani (Verdi). Also 30
May 29 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). Also 31

KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 47 99 74 00;  www.komische-oper-berlin.de)
May 1 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart). Also 10, 20, 23
May 4 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 9, 11, 16, June 7, July 4
May 5 Le Grand Macabre (Ligeti). Also 25, May 5, 17, June 1
May 12 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 18
May 19 Solaris (Glanert). Also 25, June 11, 22, 29
May 24 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 26, June 2, 8, 16

MAGGIO MUSICALE FIORENTINO (Teatro Comunale, Florence,
     39 55 287222;
www.maggiofiorentino.com)
May 2 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also 5, 8, 12
May 17 The Rape of Lucretia (Britten). Also 19, 21, 23, 25
May 28 Written on Skin (Benjamin). Also 30, 31

MALMÖ OPERA (46 40 20 85 00; www.malmoopera.se)
May 2 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 4, 10, 12, 14, 16, 21, 26, 28, 30
May 5 Lear (Reimann). Also 11, 15, 22, 29

NEW NATIONAL THEATRE, TOKYO (81 3 5351 3011;  www.nntt.jac.go.jp)
May 19m Nabucco (Verdi). Also 22, 25m, 29m, June 1m, 4

OPER FRANKFURT (49 69 212 49 49 4;
www.oper-frankfurt.de)
May 1 Lohengrin (Wagner)
May 1 Landschaft mit Entfernten Verwandten (Goebbels). Also 4, 5, 6, 8, 9
May 3 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also 5m, 9, June 26, 29, July 5
May 4 Giulio Cesare (Handel). Also 11
May 12 La Fanciulla del West (Puccini). Also 16, 19, 24, 30, June 2, 9m, 12, 15
May 17 Rienzi (Wagner). Also 20 (in concert)
May 18 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Also 26, June 1, 21, 23, 28
May 25 Dido and Aeneas (Purcell)/Bluebeard’s Castle (Bartók). Also 31, June 8, 20
May 30 Teseo (Handel). Also June 1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 9

OPER LEIPZIG (Opernhaus/Haus Dreilinden, 49 341 1261-275; www.oper-leipzig.de)
May 4 Crazy for You (Gershwin). Also 5m, June 5, 7
May 4 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Also 18, June 8, 16
May 9m Lend Me a Tenor! (Carroll). Also 25, 26, June 15, 16m, July 2 (in German)
May 10 Der Zarewitsch (Lehár). Also June 28
May 11 My Fair Lady (Loewe). Also 12m, July 9m
May 18 The Rocky Horror Show (O'Brien). Also 19
May 19 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Wagner)
May 20m Parsifal (Wagner)
May 21 Der Ring für Kinder (Wagner) (abridged, for children)
May 24 Die Feen (Wagner)
May 26 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 26m
May 31 Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Weill)

OPÉRA COMIQUE (Salle Favart, Paris, 33 8 25 01 01 23;  www.opera-comique.com)
May 25 Mârouf, Savetier du Caire (Rabaud). Also 27, 29, 31, June 2m, 3

ÓPERA DE LAS PALMAS DE GRAN CANARIA (34 928 37 01 25;  www.operalaspalmas.org)
May 19 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart). Also 21, 23

OPÉRA DE LYON (Place de la Comédie, 33 826 305 325;  www.opera-lyon.org)
May 7 Capriccio (R. Strauss). Also 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19m

OPÉRA DE MARSEILLE (Opéra Municipal, 33 4 91 55 11 10;  opera.marseille.fr)
May 4 La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Also 7, 10, 12m

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE BORDEAUX (33 5 56 00 85 95;  www.opera-bordeaux.com)
May 29 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 30, 31, June 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9m, 10

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE LORRAINE (33 3 83 85 33 11; www.opera-national-lorraine.fr)
May 2 Iolanta (Tchaikovsky). Also May 2, 5m, 7, 9

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS (33 1 71 25 24 23; www.operadeparis.fr)
Opéra Bastille
May 2 La Gioconda (Ponchielli). Also 7, 10, 13, 17, 20, 23, 26m, 31
May 21 Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Also 25, 30, June 3, 7, 12, 16m, 26m
Palais Garnier
May 3 Hänsel und Gretel (Humperdinck). Also 6
May 23 Giulio Cesare (Handel). Also 26m, 28, 31, June 2m, 4, 6, 9m, 11, 14, 16m, 18

OPÉRA ROYAL DE WALLONIE (Palais Opéra de Liège, 32 4 221 47 22; www.operaliege.be)
May 2 La Forza del Destino (Verdi). Also 21m, 23, 26, 28, May 2
May 10 I Due Foscari (Verdi). Also 12m

OPERNHAUS ZÜRICH (41 44 268 66 66; www.opernhaus.ch)
May 2 Der Geduldige Sokrates (Telemann). Also 4, 6, 8
May 3 Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk (Shostakovich). Also June 19, 21
May 4 Falstaff (Verdi). Also 7, 10, 12
May 5 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 8, 11, 15, 18
May 9m Die Schatzinsel (Schwemmer). Also 20m, June 9m, July 13m (for children)
May 26 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 29, June 1, 4, 7, 9, 14, 20, 22, 25, 27

POLISH NATIONAL OPERA (Teatr Wielki, Warsaw, 48 22 69 20 208; www.teatrwielki.pl)
May 5 Le Rossignol (Stravinsky). Also 7, 8
May 14 Halka (Moniuszko)
May 23 Transcryptum (Blecharz). Also 25, 28
May 24 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 26, 29, 31

ROYAL DANISH OPERA (Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen, 45 33 69 69 69;  www.kglteater.dk)
May 1 Tannhäuser (Wagner). Also 14, 17, 22, 25, 28, 31, June 3, 7
May 2 Il Trittico (Puccini). Also 6, 11

ROYAL OPERA, U.K. (Covent Garden, London, 44 20 7304 4000;  www.roh.org.uk)
May 3 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 7, 9
May 4 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also 8, 11, 15, 18, 21, 25
May 17 La Donna del Lago (Rossini). Also 20, 23, 27, 31, June 4, 7, 11

ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA (Stockholm, 46 8 791 44 00;  www.operan.se)
May 1 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 18m, 21, 23, 25m, 31, June 2m
May 4 Peter Grimes (Britten). Also 8, 11, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, June 4
May 9m Otello (Verdi)
May 18m The Golden Vanity (Britten). Also 21m, 22m, 23m, 25m, 28m, 29m, 30m (staged)

SALZBURG WHITSUN FESTIVAL (43 662 8045 500; www.salzburgfestival.at)
May 17 Norma (Bellini). Also 19
May 19 Isacco Figura del Redentore (Jommelli)

SCHWETZINGEN FESTIVAL (Baden-Baden, 49 7221 300 200; www.swr.de)
May 1 The Indian Queen (Purcell)
May 24 Thomas (Haas). World premiere. Also 26, 28

SCOTTISH OPERA (On tour, 44 141 332 3321; www.scottishopera.org.uk)
May 15 The Pirates of Penzance (Sullivan). Also 16, 17, 18m, 18 (Glasgow); 23, 24, 25m, 25 (Aberdeen); 28, 30, 31, June 1m, 1 (Edinburgh); 6, 7, 8m, 8 (Inverness)

SEMPEROPER DRESDEN (49 351 4911 705; www.semperoper.de)
May 1 Manon Lescaut (Puccini). Also 4, June 18, 23, 27
May 2m Prinz Bussel (Wulff-Woesten). Also 3m, 5, 24m, 26, 28m, June 4m, 8m, 9m (for children)
May 9m Dorina e Nibbio (Sarro). Also 19m, June 30m
May 12 La Juive (Halévy). Also m, 20m, June 2m, 29, July 2
May 14m Orlando (Handel). Also June 6
May 23 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 29, 31
May 25 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 30, June 1, 8

STAATSOPER UNTER DEN LINDEN (Schiller Theater, Berlin,
     49 30 2035 4555; 
 www.staatsoper-berlin.org)
May 1 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 4, 10, 16, 19, 22
May 2 Der Jasager (Weill)/Der Neinsager (Brecht). Also 5, 7, 11m, 12, 14, 17, 18, 21
May 12 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 24
May 25 Le Vin Herbé (Martin). Also 29, June 1, 7, 9, 13

STAATSTHEATER AM GÄRTNERPLATZ (Munich,
     49 089 21 85 19 60;
www.staatstheater-am-gaertnerplatz.de)
May 2 Der Bettelstudent (Millöcker). Also 3, 4, 10, 12

STAATSTHEATER STUTTGART (49 711 20 20 90; www.staatstheater.stuttgart.de)
May 2 Tosca (Puccini)
May 3 Die Glückliche Hand (Schoenberg)/Osud (Janáček). Also 10
May 4 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 11, 14
May 5 Parsifal (Wagner). Also 9, 12
May 20 Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). Also 24, 28, June 9, 12, 15, 22, 29
May 22 La Sonnambula (Bellini). Also June 1, 7
May 26 La Damnation de Faust (Berlioz). Also 30m, June 2, 8, 11, 20

TEATRO ALLA SCALA (Milan, 39 02 72 003 744; www.teatroallascala.org)
May 2 Oberto (Verdi). Also 5, 10, 14
May 18 Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Also 22, 26, 30, June 3, 7, 22, 29

TEATRO DI SAN CARLO (Naples, 39 081 7972111;  www.teatrosancarlo.it)
May 17 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 18, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26
May 29 Demetrio e Polibio (Rossini). Also 31, June 1, 4, 5, 7

TEATRO LA FENICE (Venice, 39 041 786511;  www.teatrolafenice.it)
May 5 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 10, 14, 17, 21, 24
May 5 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 11, 15, 18, 22, 25
May 12 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 16, 19, 23, 26

TEATRO REAL (Madrid, 34 902 24 48 48; www.teatro-real.com)
May 13 La Rappresaglia (Mercadante) Also 15, 17, 19

TEATRO REGIO DI TORINO (Turin, 39 011 8815 241; www.teatroregio.torino.it)
May 17 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Also 18, 19m, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26m

THÉÂTRE DES CHAMPS ELYSÉES (In concert, except as indicated, Paris,
     01 49 52 50 50;
 www.theatrechampselysees.fr)
May 2 Requiem (Mozart)
May 3 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 5, 7 (staged)
May 6 Petite Messe Solennelle (Rossini)
May 15 Agrippina (Handel)
May 22 Imeneo (Handel)

THÉATRE ROYAL DE LA MONNAIE (Brussels, 32 2 70 23 39 39;  www.demunt.be)
May 23 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 26m, 28, 30, June 2m, 5, 7, 11, 15, 18, 21, 23m

VOLKSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.volksoper.at)
May 1 A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (Sondheim). Also 6, 12, 14
May 4 Carmen (Bizet). Also 11, 16
May 5m Der Wildschütz (Lortzing). Also 8, 17, 22, 26, 29, June 3, 12
May 9 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 31, Feb. 7, 15, Mar. 1, 9, 22, 30, May 9, 20, 25, June 7, 17m, 22
May 10 Die Lustige Witwe (Lehár). Also 15, 19, 24, June 4, 9m
May 18 Die Csárdásfürstin (Kálmán). Also June 1
May 21 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 31
May 23 Der Ring des Nibelungen (Wagner). Also 27, 30, June 2 (abridged)

WELSH NATIONAL OPERA (Various locations, 44 29 2063 5000;  www.wno.org.uk)
May 23 Lohengrin (Wagner). Also 26m, 29, June 1, 8, 13, 15
May 28 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also June 2m, 9m, 14

WIENER FESTWOCHEN (43 1589 22 0; www.festwochen.at)
May 16 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Also 29, 31, June 3

WIENER STAATSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.wiener-staatsoper.at)
May 1 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Also 4, 7, 10, 13
May 2 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 5, 9
May 3 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 6
May 8 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 11, 14, 17
May 12 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Also 12
May 15 Die Walküre (Wagner). Also 16, 23
May 16 Andrea Chénier (Giordano). Also 21, 24
May 18 Tosca (Puccini). Also June 6, 9, 12
May 19 Siegfried (Wagner). Also 19
May 20 Carmen (Bizet). Also 23, 26, 30, June 2
May 22 Götterdämmerung (Wagner). Also 22 spacer 


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