Dateline

Dateline     

by TRISTAN KRAFT

CENTRAL CITY OPERA (Central City Opera House, 303-292-6700; www.centralcityopera.org )
June 29 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Rivera; Belcher, Portillo/Abreu, Soloviov, Carfizzi; Baril, Astafan,
     Maldonado/Tosetti. Also July 3m, 5m, 7m, 9m, 11, 13, 17m, 19, 21m, 23m, 27m

CHELSEA OPERA (St. Peter’s Church, New York, 212-260-1796; www.chelseaopera.org)
June 14 A Distant Love: Songs of John and Abigail Adams (Fagin). Also 15m

CINCINNATI OPERA (Music Hall; Corbett Theater, School for Creative and Performing Arts,
     513-241-2742;
www.cincinnatiopera.org)
June 13 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Meade, Cabell, Schoeny; Meachem, Blake, Bilgili, Kuster, Stark; Minczuk, Zvulun,
     Muni/Burdick. Also 15
June 27 Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). Donose, T. Robinson, Coburn; Brattaberg, Panuccio, H.-J. Ketelsen; Perick, C.
     Alexander, Forrester/Pisano. Also 29

COLLEGE LIGHT OPERA COMPANY (Highfield Theatre, Falmouth, MA,
     508-548-0668;
www.collegelightoperacompany.com)
June 25 Iolanthe (Sullivan). Also 26, 27m, 27, 28, 29

DES MOINES METRO OPERA (Blank Perf. Arts Center, Indianola, 515-961-6221; www.dmmo.org)
June 21 Roméo et Juliette (Gounod). Gartland, Larsen; Slayden, Huberg, Verm, J. Tucker; Protopapas, Brand,
     Brumley/McGee. Also 23m, 28, July 6, 11, 14m
June 22 Peter Grimes (Britten). Mulhern, Nicely, K. Day; Honeywell, T. Thomas; Neely, McIntyre, Brumley/McGee.
     Also 30m, July 2, 5, 13
June 29 Elektra (R. Strauss). B. Harris, Makerov, Castle; Bix, Horst; Neely, McDonough, Brumley/McGee. Also July
     7m, 9, 12

GOTHAM CHAMBER OPERA (Brooklyn Botanic Garden, New York,
     212-868-4460;
www.gothamchamberopera.org)
June 17 La Hija de Rappacini (Catán). E. Alvarez, Grigg; Montenegro, Downen, Hurt; Goren, Taichman, R.
     Hernandez/Yavich. Also 24

GREEN MOUNTAIN OPERA FESTIVAL (Joslyn Round Barn; Barre Opera House, Waitsfield,
     802-496-7722;
 www.greenmountainoperafestival.com)
June 20 Albert Herring (Britten). Boesche, Mendelsohn, Batsios, Snowden, Hoff; TBA; Stasyna, TBA, TBA
June 21 Don Giovanni (Mozart). C. Lynch, Whittington, Przbylo; Mayes, W. Rogers, Corbeil, Lasch, S. Howard; A.
     Walker, TBA, TBA. Also 23m

LONG BEACH OPERA (Port of Los Angeles, San Pedro, CA, 562-432-5934; www.longbeachopera.org)
June 15 Macbeth (Bloch). S. Hanson; N. Ford; Mitisek/Makino, Mitisek, Mitisek. Also 22, 23

LOS ANGELES OPERA (Chandler Pavilion; Santa Monica College Perf. Arts Center,
     213-972-8001;
www.laopera.com)
June 1 Dulce Rosa (Holdridge). World premiere. Antúnez; Daza, Fedderly, Colclough, Southwell, Bliss; Domingo,
     TBA, Pardess/Wood. Also 6, 9m
June 2m Tosca (Puccini). Radvanovsky; Berti, Ataneli; Domingo, Caird, B. Christie. Also 5, 8

NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC (Avery Fisher Hall, 212-875-5656;  www.nyphil.org)
June 6 Il Prigioniero (Dallapiccola). Racette; Finley, Hoare, Ferguson, Outlaw; Gilbert, Bagwell. Also 8, 11
     (semi-staged)

NICKEL CITY OPERA (Riviera Th., Buffalo, NY, 716-692-2413;  www.nickelcityopera.org)
June 28 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Z. L. Hernández; Ruminski, Brecher, Wright; M. Ching, Grabarkewitz,
     Wroblewski/DC Theatricks. Also 29, 30

OHIO LIGHT OPERA (Freedlander Theatre, Wooster, 330-263-2345; www.wooster.edu/ohiolightopera)
June 15 The King and I (Rodgers). Also 19m, 21m, 22, 25m, 28m, July 6m, 12, 18m, 25m, 30m, Aug. 8
June 20m Silk Stockings (Porter). Also 22m, 26m, 29m, July 13, 19, 27m, Aug. 1m, 9m
June 27m H.M.S. Pinafore (Sullivan). Also 29, July 9m, 12m, 20, 26m, Aug. 1, 10m

OPERA COLUMBUS (Ohio Theatre, 614-469-0939;  www.operacolumbus.org)
June 7 H.M.S. Pinafore (Sullivan). Also 8, 9m

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

OPERA IN THE OZARKS AT INSPIRATION POINT (Opera in the Ozarks Theatre, Eureka Springs;
     Arend Arts Center, Bentonville, AR, 479-253-8595; 
 www.opera.org)
June 21 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 26, 29, July 3, 6, 9, 17
June 22 The Pirates of Penzance (Sullivan). Also 27, July 2, 8, 10, 12, 18
June 25 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Also 28, July 1, 5, 11, 13, 19

OPERA PHILADELPHIA (Kimmel Center, 215-732-8400; www.operaphila.org)
June 7 Powder Her Face (Adès). Gustafson, Emerson; Tiesi, Wager; Rovaris, Kerley, T. Rogers. Also 9m, 12

OPERA SARATOGA (Spa Little Theater, Saratoga Springs, 518-584-6018;  www.operasaratoga.org)
June 23m H.M.S. Pinafore (Sullivan). Basler/Houser, Kellerman; G. S. Allen, Burchett, Quint, Irvin; C. Tucker,
     Edelson, M. T. Lopez/A. M. Smith. Also 25m, 28, 30m, July 1m, 6
June 27 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Guarrine; Shankle, McKern, Irvin; Mechavich, Bascetta, M. T. Lopez/A. M.
     Smith. Also 29, July 2m, 5, 7m

OPERA THEATER SUMMERFEST (Fallingwater, Mill Run, PA, 412-621-1499;  www.otsummerfest.org)
June 7 Shining Brow (Hagen). Also 8

OPERA THEATRE OF SAINT LOUIS (Loretto-Hilton Center, 314-961-0644;  www.opera-stl.org)
June 1 Il Tabarro (Puccini). Pulley; Brubaker, Mix. Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Kaduce; Brubaker, Mix, Madore; Stare, R.
     Daniels, R. Hernandez/TBA. Also 5, 7, 13, 19m, 25m, 29m
June 6 The Pirates of Penzance (Sullivan). Breiwick, Zifchak; Smoak, Plenk, H. Russell, Eck; McAdams, Curran,
     Schuette. Also 9, 12, 14, 22m, 26m, 29
June 15 Champion (Blanchard). World premiere. Graves, Arwady; Woodley, Allicock, Orth; Manahan, J. Robinson,
     Moyer/Pakledinaz. Also 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 30
June 16 The Kiss (Smetana). C. Winters, Batton, E. Brown; Sorenson, TBA, M. Worth, TBA; Barrese, Gieleta,
     Mcnamara/Toblino. Also 20, 22, 26, 28

PRINCETON FESTIVAL (McCarter Center for the Perf. Arts, Princeton, NJ,
     609-759-0379;
www.princetonfestival.org)
June 22 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Thomas; Delavan, Wickson, R. Bernstein; R. T. Yuk, LaCosse, Pirolo/M.
     Miller. Also 30m

SAN FRANCISCO OPERA (War Memorial Opera House, 415-864-3330; www.sfopera.com)
June 5 Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Offenbach). H. J. Lee, Dessay, Roberts, Coote; Polenzani, Cole; Fournillier, Pelly,
     Thomas/Pelly. Also 11, 14, 20, 23m, 27, 30m, July 3, 6
June 9m Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Dehn, Lötzsch, Stober/Biller; Demuro, Sly, Vinco; Luisotti, Condemi, Perdziola. Also
     12, 18, 21, 26, 29, July 1
June 19 The Gospel of Mary Magdalene (Adamo). World premiere. Burden, Gunn; Cooke, Kanyova; M. Christie,
     Newbury, Korins. Also 22, 25, 28, July 2, 5, 7m

SANTA FE OPERA (Santa Fe Opera Theater, 800-280-4654;  www.santafeopera.org)
June 28 La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein (Offenbach). Graham, Matanovič; Appleby, Michie, Pegram, Burdette;
     Villaume, Blakeley, Linford/Schuppen. Also July 3, 6, 12, 19, 30, Aug. 7, 15, 21, 24
June 29 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Oropesa, S. Phillips, Fons; Z. Nelson, Okulitch; J. Nelson, Donnell, P. Brown.
     Also July 5, 10, Aug. 3, 8, 13, 20, 23

SKYLARK OPERA (Pearson Theatre, Concordia University, St. Paul, MN,
     612-343-2290;
www.skylarkopera.org)
June 14 The Fantasticks (Schmidt). Shadko; Preisser, Berdahl, J. Madison, Coate; Fleser, Neu, TBA/Farrington. Also
     16m, 20, 22
June 15 The Mikado (Sullivan). Dawis, Juul, Cutright; Reyes, Nguyen, Moss; Stucki, Shiomi, TBA/Farrington. Also 19,
     21, 23m

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

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

WOLF TRAP OPERA COMPANY (The Barns at Wolf Trap, Vienna, VA, 877-965-3872; www.wolftrap.org)
June 21 Il Viaggio a Reims (Rossini). Carroll, Y. Fang, Deonarine; B. Ryan, de Léon, Garrett; Wedow, Gately,
     Adamson/Carey. Also 23, 29

 


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