The Year in Opera

A calendar of the 2013–14 season, compiled by TRISTAN KRAFT and JOE CADAGIN.

Year in Opera Falstaff hdl 913 
Ambrogio Maestri in Robert Carsen's production of Falstaff, due at the Met this December
© Catherine Ashmore 2013
 

 

 ALABAMA | ALASKA | ARIZONA | CALIFORNIA | COLORADO | CONNECTICUT | DELAWARE | 
CONNECTICUT | FLORIDA | GEORGIA | HAWAII | IDAHO | ILLINOIS | INDIANA | KANSAS | 
KENTUCKY | LOUISIANA | MARYLAND | MASSACHUSETTS | MICHIGAN | MINNESOTA | 
MISSISSIPPI | MISSOURI | MONTANA | NEBRASKA | NEVADA | NEW JERSEY | MASSACHUSETTS | NEW YORK | 
NORTH CAROLINA | OHIO | OKLAHOMA | OREGON | PENNSYLVANIA | RHODE ISLAND | TENNESSEE | TEXAS | UTAH | VIRGINIA | WASHINGTON | WISCONSINCANADA 
 
ARGENTINA | AUSTRALIA | AUSTRIA | BELGIUM | CZECH REPUBLIC | DENMARK | FINLAND | FRANCE | GERMANY | GREAT BRITAIN | HUNGARY | IRELAND | ISRAEL | ITALY | JAPAN | KAZAKHSTANLUXEMBOURG | MONACO | NETHERLANDS | NEW ZEALANDNORWAY | POLAND | SOUTH AFRICA | SPAIN | SWEDEN | SWITZERLAND 

 

NORTH AMERICA   

ALABAMA   

MOBILE OPERA
(Mobile Civic Center Theater, 251-432-6772;
www.mobileopera.org )
The Mikado. Oct. 25, 27m
Madama Butterfly. Mar. 28, 30m

OPERA BIRMINGHAM
(Wright Center, Samford University, 205-322-6737; www.operabirmingham.org)
Rigoletto. Jan. 24, 26m
Pagliacci/Suor Angelica. Mar. 14, 16m
 

ALASKA   

ANCHORAGE OPERA
(Various locations, 907-279-2557; 
 www.anchorageopera.org)
Lucia di Lammermoor. Nov. 8, 9, 10m
La Cambiale di Matrimonio (Rossini). Jan. 24, 25, 26m, 31, Feb. 1, 2m
Soldier Songs (Little). Feb. 14, 15, 16m, 19, 21, 22, 23m
Die Fledermaus. Apr. 4, 5, 6m
 

ARIZONA   

ARIZONA OPERA
(Phoenix Symphony Hall; Tucson Music Hall, 602-266-7464;
www.azopera.com)
H.M.S. Pinafore. Oct. 11, 12, 13m (Phoenix); Oct. 19, 20m (Tucson)
Der Fliegende Holländer. Nov. 15, 16, 17m (Phoenix); Nov. 23, 24m (Tucson)
La Bohème. Jan. 24, 25, 26m (Phoenix); Feb. 1, 2m (Tucson)
La Traviata. Feb. 28, Mar. 1, 2m (Phoenix); Mar. 8, 9m (Tucson)
Don Pasquale. Apr. 2, 4, 6m, 9, 12, 13m, 16m, 18, 19 (Phoenix); 26, 27 (Tucson)
 

CALIFORNIA    

LONG BEACH OPERA
(Various locations, 562-432-5934;
www.longbeachopera.org)
King Gesar (Lieberson). Sept. 7, 13, 14
Queenie Pie (Ellington). Jan. 25, Feb. 1, 2m
The Death of Klinghoffer (Adams). Mar. 16, 22
The Soldier’s Tale (Stravinsky)/ A Fiddler’s Tale (Marsalis). May 4, 10m
The Difficulty of Crossing a Field (Lang). June 22, 28, 29m

LOS ANGELES OPERA
(Chandler Pavilion, 213-972-8001;
www.laopera.com)
Carmen. Sept. 21, 26, 28, 29, Oct. 1, 4, 6m
Einstein on the Beach (Glass). Oct. 11, 12, 13m
Falstaff. Nov. 9, 13, 16, 21, 24m, Dec. 1m
Die Zauberflöte. Nov. 23, 30, Dec. 5, 8m, 11, 15m
Billy Budd. Feb. 22, Mar. 2m, 5, 8, 13, 16m
Lucia di Lammermoor. Mar. 15, 20, 23m, 26, 29, Apr. 6m
Thaïs. May 17, 25m, 29, June 1m, 4, 7

LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC
(Walt Disney Concert Hall, 323-850-2000; 
 www.laphil.com)
Così Fan Tutte. May 23, 25m, 29, 31m (staged)

OPERA PARALLÈLE*
(415-503-6279;
www.operaparallele.org)

OPERA SAN JOSE
(California Theatre, 408-437-4450; 
 www.operasj.org)
Falstaff. Sept. 7, 8m, 12, 14, 15m, 17, 20, 22m
Hansel and Gretel. Nov. 16, 17m, 21, 23, 24m, 26, 29, Dec. 1m
Madama Butterfly. Feb. 15, 16m, 20, 22, 23m, 25, 28, Mar. 2m
Don Giovanni. Apr. 19, 20m, 24, 26, 27m, 29, May 2, 4m

OPERA SANTA BARBARA
(Granada Theatre, 805-898-3890;
 www.operasb.com)
Tosca. Nov. 8, 10m
Falstaff. Mar. 7, 9m
The Consul (Menotti). Apr. 25, 27m

SACRAMENTO OPERA
(Community Center Theater; Crocker Art Museum, 916-808-5181;
www.sacopera.org)
Il Trovatore. Feb. 28, Mar. 2m
Monkey See, Monkey Do (R. X. Rodríguez). June 21m, 22m (family opera)

SAN DIEGO OPERA
(Civic Theatre, 619-533-7000;
www.sdopera.com)
Pagliacci. Jan. 25, 28, 31, Feb. 2m
L’Elisir d’Amore. Feb. 15, 18, 21, 23m
Un Ballo in Maschera. Mar. 8, 11, 14, 16m
Don Quichotte (Massenet). Apr. 5, 8, 11, 13m

SAN FRANCISCO OPERA
(War Memorial Opera House, 415-864-3330; 
 www.sfopera.com)
Mefistofele (Boito). Sept. 6, 11, 14, 17, 20, 24, 29m, Oct. 2
Dolores Claiborne (Picker). Sept. 18, 22m, 25, 28, Oct. 1, 4 (world premiere)
Falstaff. Oct. 8, 11, 15, 20m, 24, 27m, 30, Nov. 2
Der Fliegende Holländer. Oct. 22, 26, 31, Nov. 3m, 7, 12, 15
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Nov. 13, 14, 16, 17m, 19, 20, 22, 23, 26, 29, Dec. 1m
The Barber of Seville. Nov. 24m, 30m (abridged)
Show Boat (Kern). June 1m, 3, 10, 13, 19, 22m, 26, 28, July 1, 2
La Traviata. June 11, 14, 17, 20, 25, 29m, July 5, 8, 11, 13m
Madama Butterfly. June 15m, 18, 21, 24, 27, July 3, 6m, 9

WEST BAY OPERA
(Lucie Stern Theatre, Palo Alto, 650-424-9999; 
 www.wbopera.org)
Tosca. Oct. 11, 13m, 19, 20m
L’Elisir d’Amore. Feb. 14, 16m, 22, 23m
Die Zauberflöte. May 23, 25m, 31, June 1

COLORADO   

CENTRAL CITY OPERA
(Central City Opera House, 303-292-6700; www.centralcityopera.org)
Le Nozze di Figaro. June 28, July 2m, 4m, 6m, 10, 12, 16m, 17m, 18, 20m, 22m, 26m
Dead Man Walking (Heggie). July 5, 9m, 11, 13m, 15m, 17, 19, 23m, 25m, 27m
The Sound of Music. Aug. 5, 6m, 6, 7, 8, 9m, 9, 10m, 12m, 13m

OPERA COLORADO
(Ellie Caulkins Opera House, Denver, 303-468-2030; 
 www.operacolorado.org)
Rigoletto. Mar. 15, 18, 21, 23m
Carmen. May 3, 6, 9, 11m
 

CONNECTICUT   

CONNECTICUT LYRIC OPERA*
(Various locations, 860-415-6441;
www.ctlyricopera.org)
Der Fliegende Holländer. Nov. 1, 3, 16, 23,
Der Kaiser von Atlantis (Ullmann). Jan. 25, 26,
Madama Butterfly. May 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24

YALE OPERA*
(Sprague Hall; Shubert Theater, New Haven, 203-432-4158;
www.music.yale.edu/opera)
 

DELAWARE  

OPERA DELAWARE
(Grand Opera House, Wilmington, 800-374-7263;
www.operade.org)
L’Elisir d’Amore. Oct. 11, 13m
Il Trovatore. May 2, 4m
 

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA   

OPERA LAFAYETTE
(Kennedy Center, D.C.; Rose Theater, New York, NY, 202-546-9332;
www.operalafayette.org)
Così Fan Tutte. Oct. 18, 19m (D.C.); Jan. 23 (New York)
Les Femmes Vengées (Philidor). Jan. 17 (D.C.); Jan. 23 (New York)

WASHINGTON CONCERT OPERA
(Lisner Auditorium, George Washington University, 202-364-5826;
www.concertopera.org)
I Masnadieri. Sept. 22 (in concert)
Il Corsaro (Verdi). Mar. 9 (in concert)

WASHINGTON NATIONAL OPERA
(Kennedy Center, D.C., 202-467-4600;
www.kennedy-center.org/wno)
Tristan und Isolde. Sept. 15m, 18, 21, 24, 27
La Forza del Destino. Oct. 12, 16, 18, 20m, 22, 24, 26
American Opera Initiative: Three 20-Minute Operas. Nov. 13
The Lion, the Unicorn, and Me (Tesori). Dec. 14m, 14, 15m, 20, 21m, 21, 22m (world premiere; family opera)
Moby-Dick (Heggie). Feb. 22, 25, 28, Mar. 2m, 5, 8
L’Elisir d’Amore. Mar. 20, 22, 23m, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29
The Magic Flute. May 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11m, 15, 16, 17, 18m
American Opera Initiative: New Hour-Long Opera. June 13, 14m
 

FLORIDA   

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)
Mourning Becomes Electra (Levy). Nov. 7, 9 (Ft. Lauderdale); 16, 17m, 19, 23 (Miami)
Nabucco. Jan. 25, 26m, 28, 29, 31, Feb. 1 (Miami); 6, 8 (Ft. Lauderdale)
Tosca. Mar. 29, 30m, Apr. 1, 2, 4, 5 (Miami); 10, 12 (Ft. Lauderdale)
Thaïs. May 3, 4m, 6, 10 (Miami); 15, 17 (Ft. Lauderdale)

OPERA TAMPA
(Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 813-229-7827;
www.operatampa.org)
The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess. Jan. 17, 19m
Die Zauberflöte. Feb. 7, 9m
Carmen. Mar. 14, 16m

PALM BEACH OPERA
(Kravis Center, 561-833-7888;
www.pbopera.org)
Macbeth. Jan. 24, 25, 26m
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Feb. 21, 22, 23m
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Mar. 21, 22, 23m

PENSACOLA OPERA
(Saenger Theatre, 850-433-6737; 
 www.pensacolaopera.com)
Carmen. Jan. 17, 19m
La Cenerentola. Mar. 21, 23m

SARASOTA OPERA
(Sarasota Opera House, 941-366-8450;
www.sarasotaopera.org)
Die Fledermaus. Nov. 1, 3m, 5, 7, 13, 15m
The Little Sweep (Britten). Nov. 9***, 10m***
Il Trovatore. Feb. 8, 12, 16m, 22, 25, 27, Mar. 2m, 7, 14, 22
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Feb. 15, 18, 20, 23m, 26, 28, Mar. 7m, 15m, 21
Der Fliegende Holländer. Mar. 1, 4, 6, 9m, 12, 15, 23m
Jérusalem (Verdi). Mar. 8, 11, 13, 16m, 19, 22m
 

GEORGIA  

ATLANTA OPERA
(Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center, 404-881-8885; www.atlantaopera.org)
Tosca. Oct. 5, 8, 11, 13m
Faust. Mar. 8, 11, 14, 16m
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Apr. 26, 29, May 2, 4m
 

HAWAII  

HAWAII OPERA THEATRE
(Blaisdell Concert Hall, Honolulu, 800-836-7372; 
 www.hawaiiopera.org)
Turandot. Oct. 11, 13m, 15
Carmina Burana (Orff)/Pagliacci. Mar. 28, 30m, Apr. 1
The Mikado. June 13, 14, 15m, 20, 21m, 22m

IDAHO  

OPERA IDAHO
(Egyptian Theatre; Morrison Center, Boise, 208-345-3531;
www.operaidaho.org)
Le Nozze di Figaro. Nov. 8, 10m
Carmen. Feb. 28, Mar. 2m
Gianni Schicchi/Trouble in Tahiti. Apr. 11, 13m

ILLINOIS  

CHICAGO OPERA THEATER
(Harris Theater, Millennium Park; Merle Reskin Theatre, DePaul University,
     312-704-8414; 
 www.chicagooperatheater.org)
Giovanna d’Arco. Sept. 21, 25, 27, 29m
Queenie Pie (Ellington). Feb 15, 19, 21, 23
The Emperor of Atlantis (Ullmann)/The Clever One (Orff). May 31, June 4, 6, 8
Macbeth (Bloch). September 13, 17, 19, 21

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO
(Civic Opera House, 312-332-2244;
www.lyricopera.org)
Otello. Oct. 5, 9, 13m, 17m, 21, 25, 29, Nov. 2
Madama Butterfly. Oct. 15, 18m, 23m, 26, 30, Jan. 11, 14, 17, 20, 23m, 26m
Parsifal. Nov. 9, 13, 17m, 22, 25, 29
La Traviata. Nov. 20, 23, 27m, 30, Dec. 3, 6m, 9, 12m, 15m, 20
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 10, 13, 16, 18, 21, Jan. 10m, 12m, 15m, 18
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Feb. 1, 3, 6m, 9m, 12m, 15, 18, 21, 25, 28m
Rusalka. Feb. 22, 26, Mar. 4, 7, 10, 16m
La Clemenza di Tito. Mar. 5, 8, 11, 14, 17, 20, 23m

INDIANA  

INDIANA UNIVERSITY OPERA THEATER
(Musical Arts Center, 812-855-7433;
www.music.indiana.edu/opera)
Le Nozze di Figaro. Sept. 20, 21, 27, 28
Werther. Oct. 25, 26, Nov. 1, 2
Hansel and Gretel. Nov. 15, 16, 21, 22
The Tale of Lady Thi Kinh (Phan). Feb. 7, 8, 14, 15 (world premiere)
H.M.S. Pinafore. Feb. 28, Mar. 1, 7, 8
La Traviata. Apr. 11, 12, 18, 19

INDIANAPOLIS OPERA
(Basile Opera Center; Clowes Memorial Hall, 317-239-1000;
www.indyopera.org)
The Threepenny Opera. Oct. 11, 12, 13m, 18, 19, 20m
Amahl and the Night Visitors. Dec. 13, 14, 15m, 20, 21, 22m
La Fanciulla del West. Mar. 21, 23m
Albert Herring. Apr. 25, 26, 27m, May 2, 3, 4m
 

KANSAS  

WICHITA GRAND OPERA
(Century II Performing Arts Center, 316-262-8054;
www.wichitagrandopera.org)
Guillaume Tell. Feb. 22
Tosca. Apr. 12
The Barber of Seville. May 31, June 1
 

KENTUCKY  

KENTUCKY OPERA
(Brown Theatre, Louisville, 502-584-4500; 
 www.kyopera.org)
La Bohème. Sept. 20, 22m
Simon Boccanegra. Nov. 15, 17m
Roméo et Juliette. Feb. 14, 16m

LOUISIANA   

NEW ORLEANS OPERA
(Mahalia Jackson Theater, except as indicated, 504-529-2278;
www.neworleansopera.org)
Der Vampyr (Marschner). Oct. 11, 13m
Noye’s Fludde (Britten). Nov. 15, 16, 17m (Trinity Episcopal Church)
Cendrillon. Feb. 14, 16m
La Bohème. Apr. 4, 6m

SHREVEPORT OPERA
(RiverView Theater, 318-227-9503;
www.shreveopera.org)
L’Elisir d’Amore. Nov. 9
The Mikado. Feb. 15
Turandot. Apr. 26

MARYLAND   

LYRIC OPERA BALTIMORE
(Modell Performing Arts Center, 410-900-1150;
www.lyricoperahouse.com)
Tosca. Nov. 1, 3m
Dialogues des Carmélites. Nov. 15, 17m
Nabucco. May 9, 11m

PEABODY OPERA THEATRE
(Peabody Institute, Baltimore, 410-234-4500;
www.peabody.jhu.edu/opera)
L’Incoronazione di Poppea. Oct. 28
Dialogues des Carmélites. Nov. 15, 17m

MASSACHUSETTS   

BOSTON LYRIC OPERA
(Citi Performing Arts Center; Castle at Park Plaza, 617-542-6772;  www.blo.org)
The Magic Flute. Oct. 4, 6m, 9, 11, 13m
Lizzie Borden (Beeson). Nov. 20, 22, 23, 24m (new version)
Rigoletto. Mar. 14, 16m, 19, 21, 23m
I Puritani. May 2, 4m, 7, 9, 11m

ODYSSEY OPERA
(Boston, Jordan Hall, 617-826-1626; 
 www.odysseyopera.org)
Rienzi. Sept. 15 (in concert)
 

MICHIGAN   

MICHIGAN OPERA THEATRE
(Detroit Opera House, Detroit, 313-237-7464; 
 www.michiganopera.org)
Der Fliegende Holländer. Oct. 19, 23, 25, 26, 27m
La Traviata. Nov. 16, 20, 22, 23, 24m
A View from the Bridge (Bolcom). Apr. 5, 9, 11, 12, 13m
Turandot. May 10, 14, 16, 17, 18m

OPERA GRAND RAPIDS
(Various locations, 616-451-2741;
www.operagr.com)
A Streetcar Named Desire (Previn). Nov. 1, 2
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Mar. 7, 8
Madama Butterfly. May 9, 10

MINNESOTA   

MINNESOTA OPERA
(Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, St. Paul, 612-333-6669;
www.mnopera.org)
Manon Lescaut. Sept. 21, 24, 26, 28, 29m
Arabella. Nov. 9, 12, 14, 16, 17m
Macbeth. Jan. 25, 28, 30, Feb. 1, 2m
The Dream of Valentino (Argento). Mar. 1, 4, 6, 8, 9m
Die Zauberflöte. Apr. 12, 13m, 15, 17, 19

MISSISSIPPI   

MISSISSIPPI OPERA*
(Thalia Mara Hall, Jackson, 601-960-2300; 
 www.msopera.org)
 

MISSOURI   

LYRIC OPERA OF KANSAS CITY
(Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 816-471-7344; 
 www.kcopera.org)
I Capuleti e i Montecchi. Sept. 21, 25, 27, 29m
The Magic Flute. Nov. 9, 13, 15, 17m
La Bohème. Mar. 15, 19, 21, 23m
Die Fledermaus. Apr. 26, 30, May 2, 4m

OPERA THEATRE OF SAINT LOUIS
(Loretto-Hilton Center, 314-961-0644;  
www.opera-stl.org)
The Magic Flute. May 24, 28, 30, June 5, 11, 15, 18m, 21, 24m, 28m
The Elixir of Love. May 31, June 4, 6, 8, 12, 17, 21m, 25m
Twenty-Seven (Gordon). June 14, 19, 25, 27, 29 (world premiere)
Dialogues of the Carmelites. June 18, 20, 22, 26, 28
 

MONTANA   

INTERMOUNTAIN OPERA
(Willson Auditorium, Bozeman, 406-587-2889; 
 www.intermountainopera.org)
La Traviata. Oct. 11, 13m
La Cenerentola. May 16, 18m
 

NEBRASKA   

OPERA OMAHA
(Orpheum Theater, 877-346-4398;
www.operaomaha.org)
Carmen. Nov. 1, 3m
Agrippina (Handel). Feb. 14, 16m
La Cenerentola. Apr. 25, 27m

NEVADA   

NEVADA OPERA
(Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts, Reno, 775-786-4046;
www.nevadaopera.org)
Carmen. Sept. 20, 22
Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci. Mar. 13, 16m

NEW JERSEY   

NEW JERSEY ASSOCIATION OF VERISMO OPERA
(Bergen Performing Arts Center, Englewood, 201-227-1030;
www.njavo.org)
Cavalleria Rusticana/Suor Angelica. Oct. 20m

NEW JERSEY STATE OPERA*
(973-928-5650; 
 www.njstateopera.org)

OPERA NEW JERSEY*
(609-799-7700;
www.operanewjersey.org)
 

NEW MEXICO   

OPERA SOUTHWEST
(Journal Theatre, Albuquerque, 505-243-0591; 
 www.operasouthwest.org)
Don Giovanni. Oct. 20, 23, 25, 27m
Les Pêcheurs de Perles. Mar. 23m, 26, 28, 30m

SANTA FE OPERA
(Santa Fe Opera Theater, 800-280-4654;
www.santafeopera.org)
Carmen. June 27, July 2, 5, 11, 18, 28, Aug. 2, 6, 11, 16, 20, 23
Don Pasquale. June 28, July 4, 9, 29, Aug. 4, 9, 13, 19, 22
Fidelio. July 12, 16, 25, 31, Aug. 5, 12, 21
The Impresario (Mozart)/Le Rossignol (Stravinsky). July 19, 23, Aug. 1, 7, 15
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen (Huang Ro). July 26, 30, Aug. 8, 14
 

NEW YORK    

AMORE OPERA
(Connelly Theatre, New York, 866-811-4111;
www.amoreopera.org)
The Magic Flute. Oct. 11, 12, 13m, 18, 19, 20m, 24, 25, 27m
Das Labyrinth (Winter). Oct. 15, 20, 22, 26
The Magic Flute. Oct. 19m, 26m (abridged)
Pagliacci (Leoncavallo)/The Circus Princess (Kálmán). Dec. 13, 14, 15m, 27, 28, 29m
Hansel and Gretel (Humperdinck). Dec. 27m, 28m, Jan 4 (abridged)
Madama Butterfly. May 9, 10, 11m, 15, 16, 17, 18m, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25m
The Mikado. May 17m, 24m (all-children cast)

BRONX OPERA COMPANY
(Various locations, 718-365-4209;
www.bronxopera.org)
The Rivals (Mechem). Jan. 11, 12m (Lehman College); 18, 19m (Hunter College)
La Traviata. May 9, 10m (Lehman College); 17, 18m (Hofstra University)

CHELSEA OPERA
(St. Peter’s Church, New York, 212-260-1796;
www.chelseaopera.org)
La Pizza con Funghi (Barab)/Ballymore — Part 1: Winners (Wargo). Oct. 11, 12m
The Tender Land (Copland). June 13, 14m

GLIMMERGLASS FESTIVAL
(Alice Busch Opera Theater, Cooperstown, 607-547-2255; 
 www.glimmerglass.org)
Madama Butterfly. July 11, 13m, 17, 21m, 24, 26, 29m, Aug. 3m, 9, 15m, 15, 18m, 23
Carousel. July 12, 18, 26m, 27m, Aug. 1, 4m, 10m, 12m, 14, 16m, 19m, 22
Ariadne auf Naxos. July 19, 22m, 28m, Aug. 2m, 8, 17m, 21, 23m
An American Tragedy (Picker). July 20m, 25, 31, Aug. 5m, 7, 9m, 11m, 16, 24m

GOTHAM CHAMBER OPERA
(Gerald W. Lynch Theater, John Jay College; Trinity Church Wall Street, New York City,
     212-868-4460;
www.gothamchamberopera.org)
Baden-Baden 1927 (pastiche). Oct. 23, 26, 27, 29
La Descente d’Orphée aux Enfers (M.-A. Charpentier). Jan. 1, 3, 5m
Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda (Monteverdi)/I Have No Stories to Tell You (Beecher). Feb. 26, 27 (world
     premiere
of the Beecher)
The Raven (Hosokawa). May 28, 30, 31

JUILLIARD OPERA
(Peter Jay Sharp Theater, New York, 212-769-7406;
www.juilliard.edu)
Radamisto (Handel). Nov. 20, 22, 24
Eugene Onegin. Feb. 8, 21, 23m
Cendrillon. Apr. 23, 25, 27m

MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC OPERA THEATER
(Borden Auditorium, New York, 917-493-4428;
www.msmnyc.edu)
The Mother of Us All (Thomson). Dec. 11, 15m
La Doriclea (Cavalli). Mar. 26, 27, 28, 29
Orlando Paladino (Haydn). Apr. 30, May 2, 4m

MANNES OPERA*
(Kaye Playhouse, Hunter College, New York, 212-580-0210;
www.newschool.edu/mannes)

MERCURY OPERA ROCHESTER*
(Various locations, 585-454-2100; 
 www.mercuryoperarochester.org)

METROPOLITAN OPERA
(Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 212-362-6000;
www.metopera.org)
Eugene Onegin. Sept. 23, 26, Oct. 1, 5m, 9, 12, 16, 19, Nov. 23, 29, Dec. 2, 5, 12
Così Fan Tutte. Sept. 24, 28, Oct. 2, 5, Apr. 23, 26m, 30, May 3, 8
The Nose (Shostakovich). Sept. 28m, Oct. 3, 8, 12m, 17, 22, 26m
Norma. Sept. 30, 4, 7, 10, 14, 18, 24, 28, Nov. 1
A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Britten). Oct. 11, 15, 19m, 23, 26, 31
Two Boys (Muhly). Oct. 21, 25, 30, Nov. 2m, 6, 9, 14
Tosca. Oct. 29, Nov. 2, 5, 9m, 13, 16m, Dec. 11, 14, 17, 20, 23, 28m
Die Frau ohne Schatten. Nov. 7, 12, 16, 20, 23m, 26
Rigoletto. Nov. 11, 15, 18, 21, 27, 30, Dec. 4, 7m
Der Rosenkavalier. Nov. 22, 25, 30m, Dec. 3, 7, 10, 13
Falstaff. Dec. 6, 9, 14m, 18, 21m, 27, 30, Jan. 3, 6, 11
The Magic Flute. Dec. 16, 21, 24, 26m, 28, 30m, Jan. 2, 4m (abridged)
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 31, Jan. 4, 7, 11m, 15, 18m, Feb. 3, 5, 8, 11, 13, 15m, 20, 22
L’Elisir d’Amore. Jan. 9, 13, 17, 21, 25m, 29, Feb. 1
La Bohème. Jan. 14, 18, 22, 25, 30, Mar. 19, 22, 26, 29, Apr. 2, 5m, 10, 14, 18
Madama Butterfly. Jan. 16, 20, 24, 28, Feb. 1m, 7, Apr. 4, 9, 12, 15, 19, May 1, 5, 9
Rusalka. Jan. 23, 27, 31, Feb. 4, 8m, 12, 15
Prince Igor (Borodin). Feb. 6, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, Mar. 1m, 4, 8
Werther. Feb. 18, 22m, 25, 28, Mar. 3, 7, 11, 15m
The Enchanted Island (pastiche). Feb. 26, Mar. 1, 5, 8m, 12, 15, 20
Wozzeck. Mar. 6, 10, 13, 17, 22m
La Sonnambula. Mar. 14, 18, 21, 25, 29m, Apr. 1
Andrea Chénier. Mar. 24, 28, 31, Apr. 5, 8, 12m
Arabella. Apr. 3, 7, 11, 16, 19m, 24
I Puritani. Apr. 17, 22, 26, 29, May 3m, 7, 10
La Cenerentola. Apr. 21, 25, 28, May 2, 6, 10m

NEW YORK CITY OPERA
(Howard Gilman Opera House, Brooklyn Academy of Music; El Teatro, El Museo del Barrio; St. Ann’s
     Warehouse; New York City Center, 212-870-5600; 
 www.nycopera.com)
Anna Nicole (Turnage). Sept. 17, 18, 21, 24, 25, 27, 28
Endimione (J. C. Bach). Feb. 8, 12, 14, Feb. 16m
Bluebeard’s Castle. Feb. 28, Mar. 2m, 4, 7, 9m, 11, 13, 15
Le Nozze di Figaro. Apr. 19, 22, 24, 26m

NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC
(Avery Fisher Hall, 212-875-5656; 
 www.nyphil.org)
Messiah (Handel). Dec 17, 18, 19, 20m, 21
Requiem (Rouse). May 5
The Raven (Hosokawa). May 28, 30, 31
Gloria — A Pigtale (Gruber). May 29, 30, June 1m

NICKEL CITY OPERA
(Riviera Theater, North Tonawanda, 716-692-2413;
www.nickelcityopera.net)
Amahl and the Night Visitors. Nov. 29, 30, Dec. 1m
Tosca. June 27, 29m

OPERA MODERNE*
(New York, 917-854-6845;
www.operamoderne.com)

OPERA ORCHESTRA OF NEW YORK*
(212-906-9137; www.operaorchestrany.org)

OPERA OMNIA
(Baryshnikov Arts Center, New York, 646-731-3200;
www.operaomnia.org)
Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in Patria (Monteverdi). Sept. 10, 11, 12

SYRACUSE OPERA
(Carrier Theater; Crouse-Hinds Concert Theater, 315-476-7372;
www.syracuseopera.com)
The Tragedy of Carmen (Bizet/Brook). Oct. 11, 13m, 15, 18, 20m
María de Buenos Aires (Piazzolla). Jan. 31, Feb. 2m, 4, 7, 9m
Porgy and Bess. Apr. 6m

TACONIC OPERA
(Various locations, 855-886-7372; 
 www.taconicopera.org)
Norma. Oct. 20m (Yorktown Heights); 26 (White Plains)
Lucia di Lammermoor. Nov. 24 (semi-staged)
L’Italiana in Algeri. Mar. 8, 9m (Yorktown Heights); 16 (White Plains)
Jonah (Montez). May 31 (Ossining); June 1m (White Plains) (world premiere; in concert)

TEATRO GRATTACIELO
(Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, New York University, 212-595-7127;
www.grattacielo.org)
Sakùntala (Alfano). Nov. 19 (in concert)

TRI-CITIES OPERA
(Forum Theatre, Binghamton, 607-772-0400;
www.tricitiesopera.com)
Carmen. Oct. 25, 27m
Don Giovanni. Feb. 7, 9m
Die Fledermaus. May 2, 4m
NORTH CAROLINA   
ASHEVILLE LYRIC OPERA
(Diana Wortham Theatre, 828-257-4530; 
 www.ashevillelyric.org)
Suor Angelica/Pagliacci. Oct. 4, 5
Don Giovanni. Apr. 4, 5

NORTH CAROLINA OPERA
(Duke Energy Center; Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts, Raleigh,
     919-792-3850;
www.ncopera.org)
Così Fan Tutte. Oct. 3, 5, 6m
La Bohème. Jan. 24, 26m
Rusalka. Mar. 30m

OPERA CAROLINA
(Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, Charlotte, 704-372-1000;
www.operacarolina.org)
Aida. Oct. 19, 20m, 24, 27m
Il Trittico. Jan. 18, 23, 26m
Der Fliegende Holländer. Mar. 22, 27, 30m

PIEDMONT OPERA THEATRE
(Stevens Center, Winston–Salem, 336-725-7101; 
 www.piedmontopera.org)
Der Fliegende Holländer. Oct. 25, 27m, 29
South Pacific. Mar. 14, 16m, 18
 

OHIO  

 CINCINNATI OPERA
(Music Hall, 513-241-2742;
www.cincinnatiopera.org)
Carmen. June 12, 14, 20, 22
Silent Night (Puts). July 10, 12
La Calisto (Cavalli). July 17, 20, 23, 25, 27
Madama Butterfly. July 24, 26

DAYTON OPERA
(Schuster Performing Arts Center, 937-228-3630;
www.daytonopera.org)
Tosca. Nov. 22, 24m
Hansel and Gretel. Feb. 21, 23m
Aida. May 2, 4m

OBERLIN OPERA THEATER
(Hall Auditorium, 440-775-8198;
www.oberlin.edu)
Hänsel und Gretel. Nov. 6, 8, 9, 10m
Albert Herring. Mar. 12, 14, 15, 16m

OPERA CIRCLE*
(Cleveland, 216-441-2822;
www.operacircle.org)

OPERA COLUMBUS
(Ohio Theatre; Southern Theatre, 614-469-0939;
www.operacolumbus.org)
Madama Butterfly. Nov. 22, 24m
The Pirates of Penzance. Mar. 8, 9m
Carmen. May 9, 10 (in concert)

OPERA WESTERN RESERVE
(Stambaugh Auditorium, Youngstown, 330-480-0693;
www.operawesternreserve.org)
La Bohème. Nov. 15

TOLEDO OPERA

(Valentine Theatre, 419-255-7464; 
 www.toledoopera.org)
Aida. Oct. 4, 6m
Faust. Apr. 25, 27m

UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI CCM OPERA PROGRAM
(Corbett Auditorium, 513-556-4183;
www.ccm.uc.edu)
Owen Wingrave (Britten). Nov. 21, 22, 23, 24m
L’Étoile (Chabrier). Feb. 14, 15, 16m
Don Pasquale. Apr. 3, 5, 6m

OKLAHOMA  

TULSA OPERA
(Tulsa Performing Arts Center, 918-587-4811;
www.tulsaopera.com)
Le Nozze di Figaro. Oct. 18, 20m
Elmer Gantry (Aldridge). Feb. 28, Mar. 2m
Carmen. May 2, 4m

OREGON  

EUGENE OPERA
(Hult Center for the Performing Arts, 541-682-5000; 
 www.eugeneopera.com)
La Traviata. Dec. 31, Jan. 3, 5m
La Fanciulla del West. Mar. 14, 16m

PORTLAND OPERA
(Keller Auditorium, 503-241-1802;
www.portlandopera.org)
Salome. Nov. 1, 3m, 7, 9
Lucia di Lammermoor. Jan. 31, Feb. 2m, 6, 8
Postcard from Morocco (Argento). Mar. 21, 23m, 27, 29
The Pirates of Penzance. May 9, 11m, 15, 17

PENNSYLVANIA  

ACADEMY OF VOCAL ARTS OPERA THEATRE
(Helen Corning Warden Theater, Philadelphia, 215-735-1685; 
 www.avaopera.org)
Così Fan Tutte. Nov. 2, 5, 7, 9
The Queen of Spades. Jan. 18, 21, 23, 25
La Traviata. Feb. 15, 18, 20, 22
Manon. Apr. 26, 29, May 1, 3

CURTIS INSTITUTE OF MUSIC OPERA THEATRE
(Prince Music Theater, Philadelphia, 215-893-7902; 
 www.curtis.edu)
Der Kaiser von Atlantis (Ullmann). Oct. 10, 11, 12, 13m
L’Elisir d’Amore. Nov. 21, 22, 23, 24m
Dialogues des Carmélites. Mar. 5, 7, 9m
La Cenerentola. May 1, 2, 3, 4m

OPERA PHILADELPHIA
(Academy of Music, 215-732-8400;
www.operaphila.org)
Nabucco. Sept. 27, 29m, Oct. 2, 4, 6m
Ainadamar (Golijov). Feb. 7, 9m, 12, 14, 16m
Don Giovanni. Apr. 25, 27m, 30, May 2, 4m
Salome. May 8, 10
A Coffin in Egypt (Gordon). June 6, 8, 11m, 13, 15m

PITTSBURGH OPERA
(Benedum Center; CAPA Theater, 412-456-6666;
www.pittsburghopera.org)
Aida. Oct. 12, 15, 18, 20m
The Magic Flute. Nov. 9, 12, 15, 17m
Dark Sisters (Muhly). Jan. 25, 28, 31, Feb. 2m
La Bohème. Mar. 29, Apr. 1, 4, 6m
Orphée (Glass). Apr. 26, 29, May 2, 4m

OPERA LANCASTER*
(Ware Center; Winter Visual and Performing Arts Center, Millersville University,
     717-872 3811;
www.operalancaster.org)
Amahl and the Night Visitors. Dec. 14
Hansel and Gretel. Mar. 6, 8m

RHODE ISLAND  

SALT MARSH OPERA
(Kent Performance Hall, Westerly, RI; Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, Old Saybrook, CT,
     860-535-3456;
www.saltmarshopera.org)
Don Pasquale. Sept. 27, 29m (Westerly); Oct. 4, 6m (Old Saybrook)

TENNESSEE  

KNOXVILLE OPERA
(Tennessee Theatre, 865-524-0795; 
 www.knoxvilleopera.com)
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Oct. 25, 27m
L’Elisir d’Amore. Feb. 14, 16m
Norma. Apr. 11, 13m

NASHVILLE OPERA
(Tennessee Performing Arts Center; Noah Liff Opera Center, 615-832-5242;
www.nashvilleopera.org)
Les Pêcheurs de Perles. Oct. 10, 12
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat (Nyman). Nov. 8, 9, 10m
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Jan. 30, Feb. 1
Otello. Apr. 11, 13m, 15

OPERA MEMPHIS
(Germantown Performing Arts Center, Memphis, 901-257-3100;
www.operamemphis.org)
Rigoletto. Oct. 3, 5
The Mikado. Jan. 16, 18

TEXAS  

AMARILLO OPERA
(Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts, 806-372-7464; 
 www.amarilloopera.org)
Lucia di Lammermoor. Oct. 5, 6m
Amahl and the Night Visitors. Nov. 7, 8, 9m, 9, 10m, 10
The Very Last Green Thing (C. J. Franklin). Feb. 8 (family opera)
The Threepenny Opera. Apr. 5, 6m

AUSTIN LYRIC OPERA
(Long Center for the Performing Arts, 512-472-5992;
www.austinlyricopera.org)
Don Carlo. Nov. 16, 21, 24m
Tosca. Jan. 30, Feb. 1, 2m
L’Elisir d’Amore. May 1, 3, 4m

DALLAS OPERA
(Winspear Opera House, 214-443-1000;
www.dallasopera.org)
Carmen. Oct. 25, 27m, 30, Nov. 2, 8, 10m
Death and the Powers (Machover). Feb. 12, 14, 15, 16m
Die Tote Stadt. Mar. 21, 23m, 26, 29, Apr. 6m
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Mar. 28, 30m, Apr. 2, 5, 11, 13m

FORT WORTH OPERA
(Bass Performing Hall, 877-396-7372; 
 www.fwopera.org)
Les Pêcheurs de Perles. Apr. 19, 27m, May 2
With Blood, with Ink (Crozier). Apr. 20m, 22, 26m, 27, 29, May 3m, 4, 6, 7, 10m
Così Fan Tutte. Apr. 26, May 3, 11m
Silent Night (Puts). May 4m, 10

HOUSTON GRAND OPERA
(Wortham Theater Center, 713-228-6737;
www.houstongrandopera.org)
Aida. Oct. 18, 20m, 26, 29, Nov. 1, 3m, 9
Die Fledermaus. Oct. 25, 27m, Nov. 2, 8, 10m
The Passenger (Weinberg). Jan. 18, 22, 25, 31, Feb. 2m
Rigoletto. Jan. 24, 26m, 29, Feb. 1, 7, 9m
A Little Night Music. Mar. 7, 9m, 13, 15, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23m
A Coffin in Egypt (Gordon). Mar. 14, 16m, 19, 22m (world premiere)
Das Rheingold. Apr. 11, 13m, 17, 23, 26
Carmen. Apr. 25, 27m, 30, May 2, 4m, 8, 10

OPERA IN THE HEIGHTS
(Lambert Hall, Houston, 713-861-5303;
www.operaintheheights.org)
La Traviata. Oct. 4, 5, 6m, 10, 11, 12, 13m
Don Pasquale. Nov. 15, 16, 17m, 21, 22, 23, 24m
Don Giovanni. Jan. 31, Feb. 1, 2m, 6, 7, 8, 9m
Lucia di Lammermoor. Mar. 28, 29, 30m, Apr. 3, 4, 5, 6m

SAN ANTONIO OPERA*
(Majestic Theatre, 210-673-7270;
www.theoperasa.org)
 

UTAH  

UTAH OPERA
(Salt Lake County Center for the Arts, 801-533-6683; 
 www.utahopera.org)
Salome. Oct. 18, 20m
La Traviata. Jan. 18, 20, 22, 24, 26m
Turandot. Mar. 15, 17, 19, 21, 23m
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. May 10, 12, 14, 16, 18m
 

VIRGINIA  

LYRIC OPERA VIRGINIA
(Various locations, 757-446-6666; 
 www.lyricoperavirginia.org)
La Bohème. Mar. 14 (Williamsburg); 15 (Richmond); 16m (Virginia Beach) (abridged)

VIRGINIA OPERA
(Harrison Opera House, Norfolk; Carpenter Theatre, Richmond; GMU Center for the Arts, Fairfax,
     866-673-7282;
www.vaopera.org)
Falstaff. Sept. 27, 29m, Oct. 1 (Norfolk); 4, 6m (Richmond); 11, 13m (Fairfax)
The Magic Flute. Nov. 8, 10m, 12 (Norfolk); 22, 24m (Richmond); Dec. 6, 7m (Fairfax)
La Fanciulla del West. Jan. 10, 12m (Virginia Beach); 17, 19m (Richmond); 23 (Newport News)
Ariadne auf Naxos. Feb. 7, 9m, 11 (Norfolk); 14, 16m (Fairfax); 21, 23m (Richmond)
Carmen. Mar. 21, 23m, 25 (Norfolk); Apr. 4, 6m (Richmond); 11, 13m (Fairfax)
Sweeney Todd. May 9, 10m, 10, 11m (Norfolk); 23, 24m, 24, 25m (Richmond)

WASHINGTON  

SEATTLE OPERA
(Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 800-426-1619;
www.seattleopera.org)
La Fille du Régiment. Oct. 19, 20m, 23, 26, 30, Nov. 1, 2
Rigoletto. Jan. 11, 12m, 15, 18, 22, 24, 25
The Consul (Menotti). Feb. 22, 23m, 26, 28, Mar. 1, 5, 7
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. May 3, 4m, 8, 10, 14, 16, 17

TACOMA OPERA
(Pantages Theater; Rialto Theater, Tacoma, 253-627-7789;
www.tacomaopera.com)
The Pirates of Penzance. Oct. 25, 27m
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Feb. 7, 9m
Madama Butterfly. Apr. 11, 13m

WISCONSIN  

FLORENTINE OPERA COMPANY
(Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, Milwaukee, 800-326-7372; 
 www.florentineopera.org)
La Traviata. Nov. 8, 9m
Giulio Cesare. Mar. 28, 30m
La Bohème. May 9, 11m

MADISON OPERA
(Overture Center for the Arts, 608-258-4141;
www.madisonopera.org)
Tosca. Nov. 1, 3m
La Fille du Régiment. Feb. 7, 9m
Dead Man Walking (Heggie). Apr. 25, 27m

CANADA  

CALGARY OPERA
(Jubilee Auditorium, 403-262-7286;
www.calgaryopera.com)
L’Italiana in Algeri. Nov. 16, 20, 22
Der Fliegende Holländer. Feb. 1, 5, 7
Madama Butterfly. Apr. 5, 9, 11

CANADIAN OPERA COMPANY
(Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto, 800-250-4653;
www.coc.ca)
La Bohème. Oct. 3, 6m, 9, 12m, 16, 18, 19, 22, 25, 27m, 29, 30
Peter Grimes. Oct. 5, 8, 11, 17, 20m, 23, 26m
Così Fan Tutte. Jan. 18, 24, 29, Feb. 1m, 6, 7, 9m, 15, 18, 21
Un Ballo in Maschera. Feb. 2m, 5, 8, 11, 14, 16m, 20, 22m
Hercules (Handel). Apr. 5m, 11, 15, 19, 24, 27m, 30
Roberto Devereux. Apr. 25, 29, May 3, 10m, 15, 18m, 21
Don Quichotte (Massenet). May 9, 11, 14, 17, 20, 22, 24m

EDMONTON OPERA
(Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 780-429-1000;
www.edmontonopera.com)
Salome. Oct. 25, 27, 29, 31
Die Fledermaus. Jan. 1, Feb. 2, 4, 6
Madama Butterfly. Apr. 4, 6, 8, 10

OPERA ATELIER
(Elgin Theatre, Toronto, 416-703-3767; 
 www.operaatelier.com)
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Oct. 26, 27m, 29, 30, Nov. 1, 2
Persée (Lully). Apr. 26, 27m, 29, 30, May 2, 3

OPÉRA DE MONTRÉAL(Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, 514-985-2258;  www.operademontreal.com)
Lakmé. Sept. 21, 24, 26, 28
Falstaff. Nov. 9, 12, 14, 16
Porgy and Bess. Jan. 25, 28, 30, Feb. 1
Hänsel und Gretel. Mar. 22, 25, 27, 29
Turandot. May 17, 20, 22, 24

OPÉRA DE QUÉBEC
(Grand Théâtre de Québec, Québec City, 418-529-0688;
www.operadequebec.qc.ca)
Madama Butterfly. Oct. 19, 22, 24, 26
Macbeth. May 17, 20, 22, 24

PACIFIC OPERA VICTORIA
(Royal Theatre, 250-385-0222;
www.pov.bc.ca)
Falstaff. Oct. 17, 19, 23, 25, 27m
South Pacific. Nov. 23, 24m (in concert)
Ariadne auf Naxos. Feb. 13, 15, 21, 23m
La Descente d’Orphée aux Enfers/La Couronne de Fleurs (M.-A. Charpentier). Mar. 14, 15
Le Nozze di Figaro. Apr. 24, 26, 30, May 2, 4m

VANCOUVER OPERA
(Queen Elizabeth Theatre, 604-683-0222; 
 www.vancouveropera.ca)
Tosca. Oct. 26, 31, Nov. 1, 2, 3m
Albert Herring. Nov. 30, 5, 7, 8m
Don Giovanni. Mar. 1, 6, 7, 8, 9m
Don Carlo. May 3, 8, 10, 11m

INTERNATIONAL  

ARGENTINA   

BUENOS AIRES LÍRICA
(54 11 4812 6369;
www.balirica.org.ar)
Nabucco. Aug. 2, 4, 8, 10, 13
Jenůfa. Oct. 18, 20, 22, 24, 26

TEATRO COLÓN
(Buenos Aires, 54 11 5533 5599;
www.teatrocolon.org.ar)
Le Nozze di Figaro. Aug. 13, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21
Bebe Dom o La Ciudad Planeta (Perusso). Oct. 22, 25, 27, 29 (world premiere)
Un Ballo in Maschera. Dec. 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

AUSTRALIA   

OPERA AUSTRALIA
(Sydney Opera House; Arts Centre, Melbourne; Crown Theatre, Perth, 61 2 9318 8200;
www.opera-australia.org.au)
Don Pasquale. Aug. 1, 3, 7, 10, 15 (Sydney)
Tosca. Aug. 2, 4m, 6, 8, 10m, 14, 17m, 20, 23, 28, 31m (Sydney)
La Traviata. Aug. 3m, 9, 13, 17, 22, 24, 27, 29, 31
Albert Herring. Aug. 16, 18m, 21, 24m, 30 (Sydney)
South Pacific. Sept. 9–Nov. 2 (Sydney); Nov. 10–24 (Perth)
Das Rheingold. Nov. 18, 27, Dec. 6 (Melbourne)
Die Walküre. Nov. 20, 29, Dec. 9 (Melbourne)
Siegfried. Nov. 22, Dec. 2, 11 (Melbourne)
Götterdämmerung. Nov. 25, Dec. 4, 13 (Melbourne)

STATE OPERA OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA
(Adelaide Festival Theatre, Marleston, 61 8 8226 4790;
www.saopera.sa.gov.au)
Salome. Aug. 24, 27, 29, 31
La Forza del Destino. Oct. 12, 15, 17, 19
Madama Butterfly. Nov. 23, 26, 28, 30

AUSTRIA   

LANDESTHEATER LINZ
(43 732 76 11 0;
www.landestheater-linz.at)
Die Zauberflöte. Sept. 14, Oct. 4, 11, 20, Nov. 2, 6, 10m, 29, Dec. 3, 16, 21, Jan 4, Feb. 4, Mar. 9, Apr. 5, 10, June 1
Cage Stage (Cage pastiche). Sept. 20, 21, Oct. 3, 5, 18
Dido and Aeneas (Purcell). Oct. 25, 29, 31, Nov. 5
Das Rheingold. Oct. 26, Nov. 12, 20, Dec. 1, Jan. 17, Feb. 1
Spuren Der Verirrten (Glass). Nov. 9, 16, Dec. 12, Jan. 16, Feb. 3
Raus aus dem Haus (D. Wagner). Nov. 30 (family opera)
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 14, 17, 31, Jan. 3, 11, Feb. 10, 19, 28, Mar. 13, 16, 28, Apr. 7, May 2, June 16, July 4
Fadinger (Leitner). Feb. 8, 13, 25, Mar. 7, 19, 24, Apr. 24, May 6, 19
Die Walküre. Mar. 22, Apr. 26, May 17, June 9, 14
Show Boat. Apr. 12, 15, 28, 29, May 10, June 22, July 3
Der Arabische Prinzessin (Arriaga). May 2, 3m, 11m, 25m, June 7m, 8m, 19m (family opera)
Carmen. May 24, June 2, 10, 13, 17, 21, 25, 30

THEATER AN DER WIEN
(Vienna, 43 1 588 85; 
 www.theater-wien.at)
The Rake’s Progress. Sept. 16, 19, 21, 24, 26
Semiramide (Vinci/Handel). Sept. 23, 27, 29, Oct. 2, 4, 6m, 9, 12, 14, 15
Alessandro (Handel). Sept. 25 (in concert)
A Harlot’s Progress (Bell). Oct. 13, 16, 18, 21, 24, 27 (world premiere)
Der Kaiser von Atlantis (Ullmann). Oct. 17 (in concert)
Idomeneo. Nov. 13, 15, 17, 20, 22, 24
Les Danaïdes (Salieri). Nov. 16 (in concert)
La Cenerentola. Nov. 25, 27, 29, Dec. 1m, 5, 10, 12, 15m, 17m, 19, 21m
Lazarus (Schubert/Ives). Dec. 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 23
Rinaldo (Handel). Dec. 14 (in concert)
I Due Foscari (Verdi). Jan. 15, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27
The King Arthur Séance — On Henry Purcell’s Shoulders (Jasbar). Jan. 17 (in concert; world premiere)
An Index of Metals (Romitelli). Jan. 30 (in concert)
Mare Nostrum (Kagel). Feb. 11, 13, 16m, 18, 20m, 22, 24m
Platée (Rameau). Feb. 17, 19, 21, 24, 26, 28
Admeto (Handel). Feb. 23 (in concert)
Le Nozze di Figaro. Mar. 6, 8
Don Giovanni. Mar. 17, 19
Così Fan Tutte. Mar. 27, 29
La Clemenza di Tito. Apr. 13, 15, 20, 23, 25, 30, May 4m, 8, 10
The Tsar’s Bride (Rimsky-Korsakov). Apr. 28 (in concert)
Le Coq d’Or (Rimsky-Korsakov). Apr. 29 (in concert)
Punch and Judy (Birtwistle). May 22, 25, 28, June 3, 5
La Traviata. July 1, 3, 6, 9, 11

VOLKSOPER WIEN
(Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; 
 www.volksoper.at)
Die Zauberflöte. Sept. 5, 7, 13, Feb. 16, 20, Mar. 21, 24, 28, Apr. 2
Die Fledermaus. Sept. 6, 9, Oct. 11, 14, 21, Nov. 8, 11, 14, Dec. 5, 12, 19, 31m, 31, Jan. 1, Mar. 14, 27, Apr. 20, 25, 28, May 14, 20, 23, June 27
Frau Luna (Lincke). Sept. 8, 12, 15, 17, 22m
Sweeney Todd. Sept. 11, 14, 19, 21, 25, 27, Oct. 5, 12, 18, Jan. 6, 8, 13, Feb. 3, 9
Le Nozze di Figaro. Sept. 16, 18, 23, 26, Oct. 8, 13, 27m, Nov. 1, 6, 9
Die Csárdásfürstin (Kálmán). Sept. 20, 29m, Oct. 1, 25, 30, Nov. 2, 5, 17, 23
Salome. Sept. 24, 30, Oct. 6, 9, 17
Der Wildschütz (Lortzing). Sept. 28, Oct. 4, 10, 15
Ein Walzertraum (O. Strauss). Oct. 3, 7, 24, 28, 31, Nov. 4, 10m, 15, 18
Il Trovatore. Nov. 16, 19, 22, 27, 30, Dec. 3, 7, 13, June 19, 21, 25, 30
Die Lustige Witwe. Nov. 21, 28, Dec. 2, 6, 10, 16, 28, Apr. 4, 9, May 12, 17, 29, June 8, 10
Hänsel und Gretel. Nov. 26, Dec. 1m, 8m, 9m, 15m, 15, 23, 25m
Antonia und der Reissteufel (Kolonovits). Dec. 13, 27, Jan. 2, June 3m, 13, 16m (family opera)
Eine Nacht in Venedig (J. Strauss). Dec. 14, 18, 21, 26, 30, Jan. 4, 9, 17, 21
My Fair Lady. Dec. 29, Jan. 3, 7, 16, 20, Feb. 1, 7, 14
Kiss Me, Kate. Jan. 11, 14, 18, 23, 27, Feb. 8, 11, 13, 18, 24, 27, Mar. 2m, 17, 18, June 2, 7, 12, 15m, 17, 28
Carmen. Jan. 19m, 22, 30, Feb. 5, 22, 26, Mar. 1, 7, 10, 15, May 3, 7
Guys and Dolls. Jan. 25, 31, Feb. 4, 10, 17, 21
Albert Herring. Feb. 15, 19, 23, 25, Mar. 3, 9, 11, 20
Erwin, das Naturtalent (Svoboda). Feb. 23m, 25, 26m, 27m, 28m, Mar. 3m, 6, 9m (family opera)
Turandot. Feb. 28, Mar. 4, 8, 12, 16, 23
Gräfin Mariza (Kálmán). Mar. 22, 25, 30m, Apr. 1, 8, 16, 22, May 11, 15, 21
La Traviata. Mar. 29, Apr. 3, 7, 12, 14, 19, 27m, May 8
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Apr. 5, 6m, 13, 24, 30, May 1, 4, 10
The Bartered Bride. Apr. 11, 15, 26, May 9, 16, 19, 27
Fidelio. May 25, 28, 30, June 1, 6, 11
Feuersnot (R. Strauss). June 14, 18, 22

WIENER STAATSOPER
(Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513;
www.wiener-staatsoper.at)
La Traviata. Sept. 3, 6, 9, 12, May 16, 19, 22, 25
Carmen. Sept. 4, 7, 10, 13, 16
Tosca. Sept. 5, 8, 11, 15, Jan. 17, 19, 22, Mar. 13, 15, June 23, 27
Otello. Sept. 14, 17, 20, 23
Tristan und Isolde. Sept. 21, 25, 29m, Dec. 8, 13, 17, 21
Nabucco. Sept. 22, 24, 26, 30, May 1, 4, 7
Simon Boccanegra. Sept. 27, Oct. 1, 4
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Sept. 28, Oct. 2, 6m, Dec. 5, 12, 14, Feb. 1, 4, Mar. 31
La Fanciulla del West. Oct. 5, 8, 11, 14, 17
Aida. Oct. 9, 12, 15, 18
Don Carlo. Oct. 13, 16, 19
Der Rosenkavalier. Oct. 20, 23, 27, 30, Apr. 23, 27, 30
Anna Bolena. Oct. 25, 28, 31, Nov. 3
Das Städtchen Drumherum (Naske). Oct. 26 (family opera)
Un Ballo in Maschera. Nov. 7, 10, 13, 16
L’Elisir d’Amore. Nov. 8, 12, Jan. 10, 24, Mar. 3, 6, 9, Apr. 29, June 14
Madama Butterfly. Nov. 11, 15, 19, Apr. 5, 9, 14
Die Zauberflöte. Nov. 17, 20, 24, 27, 30, Dec. 2, Jun 7, 9, 13, 17
Peter Grimes. Nov. 23, 26, 29, Dec. 1m
La Bohème. Dec. 4, 7, 11, Mar. 19, 22, 26, 29
Pollicino (Henze). Dec. 18, 20, 25, May 4, 7, 8 (family opera)
Fidelio. Dec. 19, 22, 26, 29
La Cenerentola. Dec. 23, 27, 30, May 24, 28, June 2
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 31, Jan. 1, 3, 5
Le Nozze di Figaro. Jan. 9, 12, 15
Don Giovanni. Jan. 11, 14, 18, 21
Così Fan Tutte. Jan. 13, 16, 20
Boris Godunov. Jan. 23, 28, 31
Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci. Jan. 25, 29, Feb. 2m
Rusalka. Jan. 26, 30, Feb. 3, 6, 9
Salome. Feb. 7, 10, 13
Manon. Feb. 12, 15, 18, 21
Adriana Lecouvreur. Feb. 16, 19, 22, Mar. 4, 8, 12
Eugene Onegin. Mar. 7, 10, 14
Wozzeck. Mar. 23, 27, 30m
Rigoletto. Apr. 1, 4, 8, 10
Lohengrin. Apr. 12, 16, 20, 25, 28
Ariadne auf Naxos. Apr. 15, 19, 22, June 11, 15, 20
Parsifal. Apr. 17, 21, 24
Faust. May 2, 5, 10
Andrea Chénier. May 3, 6, 9
Norma. May 8, 12, 17, 21
La Clemenza di Tito. May 11, 15, 18
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. May 23, 26, 29, June 1m, 4
Das Rheingold. May 30, Jun. 19
Die Walküre. May 31, Jun. 22
Siegfried. June 5, Jun. 25
Götterdämmerung. June 8, Jun. 29
The Cunning Little Vixen. June 18, 21, 24, 26, 30

BELGIUM   

FLANDERS OPERA
(Antwerp Opera House; Ghent Opera House, 32 70 22 02 02;
www.vlaamseopera.be)
Tristan und Isolde. Sept. 21, 24, 27, 29m, Oct. 2, 5 (Antwerp); Oct. 17, 20m, 23, 26 (Ghent)
Tosca. Nov. 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10m, 12, 13 (Antwerp); Nov. 20, 22, 23, 24m, 26 (Ghent)
Der Rosenkavalier. Dec. 15, 17, 20, 22m, 26, 28 (Antwerp); Jan. 9, 11, 14, 17, 19m (Ghent)
Otello. Feb. 7, 9m, 12, 14, 16m, 18 (Antwerp); Feb. 28, Mar. 2m, 7, 9 (Ghent)
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk. Mar. 21, 23m, 26, 29, Apr. 1, 3, 6m (Antwerp)
Bluebeard’s Castle/Winterreise. Apr. 11, 13m, 15, 18, 19 (Ghent); Apr. 30, May 2, 4m, 6, 8, 10 (Antwerp)
Don Giovanni. June 11, 14, 17, 22m, 25, 27, 29m (Ghent)

OPÉRA ROYAL DE WALLONIE (Palais Opéra de Liège, 32 4 221 47 22; www.operaliege.be)
Attila. Sept. 20, 22m, 24, 26, 28
La Caravane du Caire (Grétry). Oct. 20m (in concert)
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Oct. 25, 27m, 29, 31, Nov. 2
Roméo et Juliette. Nov. 17m, 19, 21, 23, 26
La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein (Offenbach). Dec. 20, 21, 22m, 26, 27, 28, 29m, 31
Fidelio. Jan. 31, Feb. 2m, 4, 6, 8, 11
Aida. Mar. 25, 26, 27, 28, 30m, Apr. 1, 2, 4, 5
Zémire et Azor (Grétry). Apr. 23m, 26, 27m (family opera)
Maria Stuarda. May 16, 18m, 20, 22, 24
La Gazzetta (Rossini). June 20, 22m, 24, 26, 28

THÉÂTRE ROYAL DE LA MONNAIE
(La Monnaie, Grand Salle, Brussels, 32 2 70 23 39 39;
www.demunt.be)
La Clemenza di Tito. Oct. 10, 11, 13m, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20m, 22, 23, 24, 26
Hamlet (Thomas). Dec. 3, 5, 6, 8m, 10, 12, 13, 15m, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22m
Pulcinella (Stravinsky). Dec. 11, 19 (in concert)
Les Mamelles de Tirésias (Poulenc). Jan. 16, 17, 18, 19m
Jenůfa. Jan. 21, 22, 24, 26m, 28, 29, 31, Feb. 2m, 4, 5, 7
Les Fêtes de l’Hymen et de l’Amour (Rameau). Feb. 19 (in concert)
Guillaume Tell. Mar. 2, 5, 9m, 11 (in concert)
Arthur (Purcell/Verhelst). Mar. 19, 20, 21 (music–theater)
Au Monde (Boesmans). Mar. 30m, Apr. 1, 3, 4, 6m, 8, 9, 11, 12 (world premiere)
Rigoletto. May 8, 9, 10, 11m, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18m, 20, 21, 22, 23
Fidelio. June 11, 12 (in concert)
Orphée et Eurydice (Gluck). June 17, 18, 20, 22m, 24, 25, 27, 29m, July 1, 2
 

CZECH REPUBLIC   

NATIONAL THEATRE, PRAGUE
(National Theatre; Theatre of the Estates; State Opera, 420 224 901 448;
www.narodni-divadlo.cz)
Le Nozze di Figaro. Aug. 24, Sept. 10, Oct. 1, 16, Nov. 1, 12, Dec. 17, Jan. 8, Feb. 12, Mar. 14, 26, Apr. 20m, May 9, 29 (Theatre of the Estates)
Enchantia (Ivanovič). Aug. 27m, 27, 28m, 28, 29m, 29 (National Theatre)
La Traviata. Aug. 30, Sept. 1, 6, 13, Dec. 4, 20, Jan. 16, Feb. 1, 25, Mar. 4, Apr. 12, 20, May 10, June 14 (State Opera)
Nabucco. Aug. 31, Sept. 10, 28, Nov. 9, Dec. 3, Jan. 17, Feb. 12, 28, Apr. 8, 18, May 9, 21, June 22 (State Opera)
Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck). Sept. 3, 16, Nov. 24, Dec. 6, Jan. 10, Mar. 16, 17 (Theatre of the Estates)
Aida. Sept. 5, 8, 17, Nov. 7, Dec. 7, 30, Jan. 25, Mar. 9 (National Theatre)
Die Zauberflöte. Sept. 7m, 26, Oct. 22, Nov. 19, Dec. 25m, 25, Jan. 1m, Feb. 4, 8, 25, Mar. 29m, 29, May 12, June 3 (Theatre of the Estates)
Two Widows (Smetana). Sept. 11, Oct. 10, 29, Nov. 14, Feb. 2, Mar. 19, Apr. 24, May 30 (National Theatre)
Turandot. Sept. 12, 15m, Nov. 24, Dec. 14, Feb. 22, Mar. 7, 29, Apr. 27, June 1 (State Opera)
Carmen. Sept. 13, 24, Oct. 14, Nov. 10, Dec. 16, Jan. 3, 18, Apr. 7, May 5 (National Theatre)
La Bohème. Sept. 14, 20, Nov. 1, 19, Jan. 4, 24, Feb. 9, 27, Mar. 22, May 2, 18, 19 (State Opera)
The Devil and Kate (Dvořák). Sept. 15m, Nov. 10m, 30m, Jan. 18m (National Theatre)
Il Trovatore. Sept. 19, 26, Nov. 6, 12, Dec. 19, Feb. 20, Mar. 18, Apr. 30, June 6 (State Opera)
The Jacobin (Dvořák). Sept. 20, Oct. 2, 20m, Nov. 15, Dec. 22, Jan. 29, Feb. 28, Mar. 25, May 21 (National Theatre)
Die Fledermaus. Sept. 21, 29, Nov. 10, Dec. 15, 31, Feb. 19 (State Opera)
L’Elisir d’Amore. Sept. 25, Oct. 17, Nov. 16, Jan. 21, Feb. 7 (National Theatre)
Libuše (Smetana). Sept. 27, Nov. 17, Jan. 1, May 8 (National Theatre)

 
DENMARK  
ROYAL DANISH OPERA
(Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen, 45 33 69 69 69;
www.kglteater.dk)
Otello. Sept. 21, 25, Oct. 1, 5, 9, 13m, 18, 22, Nov. 12, 15, 19, 23
Madama Butterfly. Oct. 17, 19
Falstaff. Oct. 19, 23, 27m, 30, Nov. 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 22
Kát’a Kabanová. Nov. 10, 11
Macbeth. Nov. 14, 17m, 20, 24m, 27, 29, Dec. 2, 4, 9, 11
Rusalka. Nov. 25, 28, 30, Dec. 3, Jan. 21, 23, 25, 29
The Old Maid and the Thief (Menotti). Dec. 6, 7, 14, 15m
Der Fliegende Holländer. Jan. 26, 28, 30, Feb. 2m, 4, 8, 18, 21, 25, 28
Le Grand Macabre (Ligeti). Mar. 2m, 5, 13, 16m, 20, 28
Porgy and Bess. Mar. 22, 23, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30m, Apr. 1, 2, 3, 5m, 6m, 8m, 9, 10, 11, 12m, 13m, 15, 16, 26, 27m, 29, 30, May 1, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10
Lucia di Lammermoor. Apr. 8, 9
Don Giovanni. May 4m, 6, 13, 15, 18m, 21, 23, 25m, 28
Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci. May 17, 20, 24, 27, 31, June 2, 4, 6, 10

 
FINLAND  
FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA
(Helsinki, 358 9 4030 2211;
www.opera.fi)
Carmen. Sept. 7, 10, 12, 14, 20, 25, 28m, Oct. 3
Don Pasquale. Sept. 27, Oct. 2, 5m, 5, 10, 16, 24, 25, 30
La Voix Humaine (Poulenc)/The Bear (Walton). Oct. 10, 12m, 15, 17, 19m
Die Zauberflöte. Oct. 11, 18, 26m, 31, Nov. 8
Die Tote Stadt. Nov. 11, 13, 16m, 19, 22, 26, 29, Dec. 3
Turandot. Nov. 23, 25, 27, Dec. 5, 13, 20, 27, 31
La Cenerentola. Dec. 11, 18, 28, 30
Jenůfa. Jan. 24, 27, 30, Feb. 4, 7, 12, 15, 19, 24, 27
Don Giovanni. Jan. 31, Feb. 8, 14, 20
Don Carlo. Mar. 6, 13, 15, 22
La Bohème. Mar. 21, 25, 27, 29m, Apr. 2, 4, 8, 10, 23, 25, May 3m
Der Rosenkavalier. May 13, 15, 17m, 21

 
FRANCE  
CHÂTELET: THÉÂTRE MUSICAL DE PARIS
(33 1 40 28 28 40;
www.chatelet-theatre.com)
Chantecler Tango (Gardelin). Oct. 9, 10, 11, 12m, 12, 13m, 13, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19m, 19, 20m, 20, 23, 24, 25, 26m, 26, 27m, 27, 28, 29, Nov. 1m, 1, 2m, 2, 3m, 3
The End (Shibuya). Nov. 13, 15
My Fair Lady. Dec. 5, 6, 7, 8m, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15m, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22m, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29m, 31, Jan. 1m
Einstein on the Beach (Glass). Jan. 8, 10, 11, 12m
La Pietra del Paragone (Rossini). Jan. 20, 22, 24, 26m, 28, 29
Into the Woods (Sondheim). Apr. 1, 2, 4, 5, 6m, 8, 10, 12
A Flowering Tree (Adams). May 5, 7, 9, 11m, 13
The King and I. June 13, 14m, 14, 15m, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21m, 21, 22m, 22, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29m

FESTIVAL MUSICA STRASBOURG
(33 3 88 23 46 46;
www.festivalmusica.org)
The House Taken Over (Mendonça). Sept. 21
Quartett (Francesconi). Sept. 28 (semi-staged)
Harawi (Messiaen). Sept. 29
MCBTH (Pauwels). Oct. 2 (world premiere)
Aliados (Rivas). Oct. 4

OPÉRA COMIQUE
(Salle Favart, Paris, 33 8 25 01 01 23; 
 www.opera-comique.com)
Written on Skin (Benjamin). Nov. 16, 18, 19
Manfred (Schumann). Dec. 9, 11, 12, 14, 15m
Lakmé. Jan. 10, 12m, 14, 16, 18, 20
Pelléas et Mélisande. Feb. 17, 19, 21, 23m, 25
Platée (Rameau). Mar. 20, 22, 24, 25, 27, 30m
Castor et Pollux (Rameau). Mar. 21 (in concert)
Hippolyte et Aricie (Rameau). Mar. 29 (parody version)
Histoire du Soldat (Stravinsky)/El Amor Brujo (Falla). Apr. 5, 6m, 7
Ali-Baba (Lecocq). May 12, 14, 16, 18m, 20, 22
Robert le Cochon et les Kidnappeurs (Dupin). June 13, 14, 15m (world premiere; family opera)

OPÉRA DE LYON
(Place de la Comédie, 33 826 305 325;
www.opera-lyon.com)
Le Nozze di Figaro. Sept. 22m (in concert)
Dialogues des Carmélites. Oct. 12, 14, 16, 18, 20m, 22, 24, 26
Norma. Nov. 10m, 12 (in concert)
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Dec. 14, 16, 18, 20, 22m, 26, 28, 30
A Dog’s Heart (Raskatov). Jan. 20, 22, 24, 26m, 29, 30
The Tender Land (Copland). Feb. 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9m
Le Comte Ory. Feb. 21, 23m, 25, 27, Mar. 1, 3, 5
I Went to the House but Did Not Enter (Goebbels). Mar. 6, 7, 8
Steve Five (King Different) (Auzet). Mar. 14, 15, 17, 18 (world premiere)
Peter Grimes. Apr. 10, 13m, 15, 19, 22, 24, 26
The Turn of the Screw. Apr. 11, 16, 18, 23, 27m, 29
Curlew River (Britten). Apr. 12, 17, 21m, 25
Jérémy Fisher (Aboulker). June 4m, 6, 7, 11m (family opera)
Simon Boccanegra. June 7, 9m, 11, 13, 15m, 17, 20

OPÉRA DE MARSEILLE
(Opéra Municipal, 33 4 91 55 11 10;
opera.marseille.fr)
Aida. Sept. 21, 24, 27, 29m, Oct. 1, 3
La Voix Humaine (Poulenc)/Concerto for Two Pianos (Poulenc). Oct. 11 (in concert)
La Straniera (Bellini). Oct. 31, Nov. 3m, 5, 8
Orphée et Eurydice (Gluck). Nov. 30, Dec. 1m
Orphée aux Enfers. Dec. 27, 29m, 31, Jan. 3, 5m
Lucia di Lammermoor. Jan. 31, Feb. 1, 2m, 4, 5, 6
Colomba (Petit). Mar. 8, 11, 13, 16m (world premiere)
Le Roi d’Ys (Lalo). May 10, 13, 15, 18m
La Traviata. June 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22m

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE BORDEAUX
(33 5 56 00 85 95; 
 www.opera-bordeaux.com)
Lucio Silla (Mozart). Sept. 23, 29m, Oct. 1, 3
Otello. Nov. 21, 24m, 27, 30, Dec. 2
Porgy and Bess. Jan. 16, 17, 19m, 19, 20, 22m, 22, 23, 24, 25m, 25, 26m
Bluebeard’s Castle. Feb. 12, 14, 16m, 18
Les Indes Galantes (Rameau). Feb. 21, 23m, 25, 27, Mar. 1
Castor et Pollux (Rameau). Mar. 22 (in concert)
La Lettre des Sables (Lauba). Apr. 25, 27m, 29, 30 (world premiere)
Anna Bolena. May 27, 30, June 2, 5, 8m

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE LORRAINE
(33 3 83 85 33 11;
www.opera-national-lorraine.fr)
Turandot. Oct. 4, 6m, 8, 10, 12
Candide. Dec. 5, 6, 8m, 10, 11
L’Orfeo (Monteverdi). Jan. 10, 12m, 14, 16, 17
Barbe-Bleue (Offenbach). Feb. 20, 21, 23m, 25, 27
Siegfried et l’Anneau Maudit (Wagner/Stieghorst/Nessi/Ghristi/Jacquelot). Mar. 21, 22, 23m, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30m (family opera)
La Clemenza di Tito. Apr. 29, May 2, 4m, 6, 8
Il Medico dei Pazzi (Battistelli). June 20, 22m, 24, 26, 28 (world premiere)

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS
(33 1 71 25 24 23;
www.operadeparis.fr)
Opéra Bastille
Lucia di Lammermoor. Sept. 7, 10, 13, 17, 20, 23, 26, 29m, Oct. 1, 4, 6m, 9
The Makropulos Case. Sept. 16, 19, 24, 27, 30, Oct. 2
Aida. Oct. 10, 12, 15, 20m, 25, 29, Nov. 2, 6, 9, 12, 14, 16
Elektra. Oct. 27, 31, Nov. 4, 7, 11, 18, 24, Dec. 1
I Puritani. Nov. 25, 30, Dec. 3, 6, 9, 12, 14, 17, 19
Werther. Jan. 19, 22, 25, 29, Feb. 2, 5, 9, 12
La Fanciulla del West. Feb. 1, 4, 7, 10, 13, 16m, 19, 22, 25, 28
Madama Butterfly. Feb. 14, 17, 21, 24, 27, Mar. 1, 4, 7, 12
Die Zauberflöte. Mar. 11, 14, 17, 20, 22, 25, 29, Apr. 1, 6, 10, 13, 15
La Bohème. Mar. 15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 31, Apr. 4, 7, 11, June 29, July 2, 4, 7, 9, 12, 14
Tristan und Isolde. Apr. 8, 12, 17, 21, 25, 29, May 4m
I Capuleti e i Montecchi. Apr. 24, 26, 30, May 3, 8, 13, 17, 20, 23
La Traviata. June 2, 5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 17, 20
Palais Garnier
Alceste (Gluck). Sept. 12, 15m, 19, 22, 25, 28, Oct. 2, 4, 7
Così Fan Tutte. Oct. 22, 24, 27, 30, Nov. 3m, 5, 8, 11, 13
La Clemenza di Tito. Nov. 27, 30, Dec. 3, 6, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23
Alcina (Handel). Jan. 25, 27, 30, Feb. 2m, 5, 7, 9, 12
L’Italiana in Algeri. Mar. 31, Apr. 2, 4, 7, 9, 12, 17, 21, 23
L’Incoronazione di Poppea. June 7, 9, 11, 14, 17, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30

THÉÂTRE DES CHAMPS ELYSÉES
(Paris, 01 49 52 50 50;
www.theatrechampselysees.fr)
Der Fliegende Holländer. Sept. 18 (in concert)
La Vestale (Spontini). Oct. 15, 18, 20, 23, 25, 28
Aci, Galatea e Polifemo (Handel). Oct. 19 (in concert)
Norma. Nov. 15 (in concert)
Requiem (Fauré). Nov. 16 (in concert)
Dialogues des Carmélites. Dec. 10, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21
Messiah. Dec. 11 (in concert)
La Favorite (Donizetti). Dec. 18 (in concert)
Catone in Utica (Vivaldi). Jan. 10 (in concert)
Stabat Mater (Pergolesi). Jan. 27 (in concert)
Theodora (Handel). Feb. 10 (in concert)
Le Villi (Puccini). Feb. 20 (in concert)
Les Fêtes de l’Hymen et de l’Amour (Rameau). Mar. 11 (in concert)
Der Rosenkavalier. Mar. 18 (in concert)
Otello (Rossini). Apr. 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Apr. 28, 29
Tancredi (Rossini). May 19, 21, 23, 25, 27
L’Italiana in Algeri. June 10 (in concert)
La Scala di Seta (Rossini). June 13 (in concert)
Fidelio. June 14 (in concert)

THÉÂTRE DU CAPITOLE
(Toulouse, 33 5 61 63 13 13;
www.theatre-du-capitole.org)
Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci. Mar. 14, 16m, 18, 21, 23m
Manon. Sept. 29m, Oct. 3, 6m, 10, 13m, 15
Orlando (Handel). Nov. 10m, 12, 14, 16
Hänsel und Gretel. Dec. 22m, 24m, 25m, 27, 28, 29m, 31
La Favorite (Donizetti). Feb. 6, 9m, 11, 14, 16m, 19
Les Pigeons d’Argile (Hurel). Mar. 15, 18, 20m, 22 (world premiere)
I Due Foscari (Verdi). May 16, 18m, 20, 23, 25m
Daphne (Strauss). June 15m, 19, 22m, 25, 29m
The Little Sweep (Britten). June 25, 26m, 27m, 28, 29m, July 1m, 2, 3m, 4
GERMANY  
BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER
(Nationaltheater, Munich, 49 89 21 85 19 20;
www.bayerische.staatsoper.de)
L’Elisir d’Amore. Sept. 20, 25, 28, May 14, 18, 21, 24
Don Giovanni. Sept. 22, 26, 29
Le Nozze di Figaro. Sept. 27, Oct. 1, 4, 11, July 17, 22, 24
Wozzeck. Oct. 3, 6, 9
Rigoletto. Oct. 12, 15, 18, Apr. 26, 30, May 3, 6, 9
L’Enfant et les Sortilèges (Ravel)/Der Zwerg (Zemlinsky). Oct. 20, 25, 27
Così Fan Tutte. Oct. 28, 31, Nov. 3
Rusalka. Oct. 29, Nov. 1, 4, 8
Il Trovatore. Nov. 9, 12, 16, 20
Die Zauberflöte. Nov. 14, 17, 19, 23, 27
Die Frau ohne Schatten. Nov. 21, 24m, 28, Dec. 1, 4, 7, June 29, July 3
Tosca. Dec. 6, 9, 13, 18, July 18, 21
La Bohème. Dec. 15, 17, 20, 23, May 4, 7, 10
Hänsel und Gretel. Dec. 21m, 21, 29m, 29
La Forza del Destino. Dec. 22, 25, 28, Jan. 2, 5, 8, 11, July 25, 28, 31
La Traviata. Dec. 31, Jan. 3, 6, Apr. 15, 19, 25, July 4, 7, 10
Eugene Onegin. Jan. 4, 7, 10
La Calisto (Cavalli). Jan. 12, 15, 19, 21
Der Fliegende Holländer. Jan. 17, 20, 23, July 8, 11
Babylon (Widmann). Jan. 25, 27, 31
Turandot. Jan. 30, Feb. 2, 5
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Feb. 8, 11, 14
La Clemenza di Tito. Feb. 10, 12, 15, 20, 23, 26, July 16, 19
Il Turco in Italia. Feb. 13, 16, 19, 21, 24
Der Rosenkavalier. Mar. 2m, 5, 8, July 26, 29
La Cenerentola. Mar. 4, 7, 9, 12
Madama Butterfly. Mar. 11, 14, 19, June 12, 14, 19
Boris Godunov. Mar. 16m, 20, 23, 28, 31
Salome. Mar. 22, 26, 29, Apr. 2
Carmen. Mar. 27, 30, Apr. 3
Simon Boccanegra. Apr. 14, 17, 21, 24
Parsifal. Apr. 16, 20
Ariadne auf Naxos. May 16, 19, 22, July 23
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. May 23, 26, 29, June 1, 7, July 30
Die Soldaten (Zimmermann). May 25, 28, 31, June 4, 6
I Capuleti e i Montecchi. June 11, 13, 15, 18
Macbeth. June 27, July 1
Guillaume Tell. June 28, July 2, 6, 9, 13
L’Orfeo (Monteverdi). July 20, 23, 25, 27, 30

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN
(49 30 343 84 343;
www.deutscheoperberlin.de)
Die Himmelsmechanik (Kagel). Aug. 22
Nabucco. Sept. 8, 12, 15, Oct. 3, 5, 8, 13, Dec. 19, 22
Hoffmann (Offenbach/Champert). Sept. 18, 19, 20, 23, Apr. 17, 18
Das Rheingold. Sept. 21, Jan. 8
Die Walküre. Sept. 22, Jan. 9
Siegfried. Sept. 27, Jan. 10
Götterdämmerung. Sept. 29, Jan. 12
Macbeth. Oct. 6, 12, Nov. 21, 26
Die Zauberflöte. Oct. 9, 19, Dec. 20, Jan. 2, 17, Feb. 16, Mar. 13, 16, Apr. 11, May 2
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Oct. 11, 17, Dec. 21, 26m, 26, Feb. 22
La Traviata. Oct. 20, 26, Nov. 30, Dec. 4, Feb. 8, 14, Apr. 19, 27
Così Fan Tutte. Oct. 25, 26, 27
Don Carlo. Oct. 31, Nov. 7, 10, 16, 24
Otello. Nov. 9, 20, 28
Falstaff. Nov. 17, 22, 29, Dec. 5, 7, 30, Jan. 4
Rigoletto. Nov. 23, 27, Dec. 1, 12, 20, 26
Kannst du Pfeifen, Johanna? (Kampe). Nov. 30, Dec. 1m, 2m, 9m, 10m, 11m (world premiere; family opera)
Carmen. Dec. 8, 14, Jan. 3, Apr. 10, 13, May 1, 4
La Bohème. Dec. 12, 15m, 15, 18, 28, 31m, 31
Tosca. Dec. 13, 16, Jan. 18, 22, May 17, 21
Hänsel und Gretel. Dec. 23m, 23, 29m, 29
La Gioconda. Jan. 19, 26, Feb. 2, 6
Jenůfa. Feb. 9, 15, 18
La Damnation de Faust. Feb. 23, 27, Mar. 5, 8, May 23, 26, 29, June 1
Le Nozze di Figaro. Feb. 26, Mar. 2, 7
Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci. Mar. 14, 18, 22, 26
Lucia di Lammermoor. Mar. 15, 19, 23, May 9, 16
Don Giovanni. Mar. 20, 29, Apr. 4, May 27, 30, June 8
Les Troyens. Mar. 30, Apr. 2, 6
Parsifal. Apr. 5, 18, 21
L’Elisir d’Amore. Apr. 25, 30, May 3, 8, 10
Tristan und Isolde. May 14, 18, 25
Billy Budd. May 22, 28, 31, June 3, 6
Maria Stuarda. June 4, 7 (in concert)
Werther. June 16, 19 (in concert)

FESTSPIELHAUS BADEN-BADEN
(49 72 2130 13101; 
 www.festspielhaus.de)
Gräfin Mariza (Kálmán). Oct. 18, 19, 29
West Side Story. Jan. 29, 30, 31, Feb. 1m, 1, 2m, 2
Manon Lescaut. Apr. 12, 16, 21
Faust. June 6, 9, 12
Don Carlo. July 3, 5
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. July 21, 24, 27 (in concert)

HAMBURGISCHE STAATSOPER
(49 40 35 68 68;
www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de)
Der Meister und Margarita (Höller). Sept. 14, 18, 21, 26, 28, Oct. 4
La Traviata. Sept. 20, 24, 27, Mar. 22, 28, Apr. 10
Otello. Sept. 29, 2, 5
La Battaglia di Legnano (Verdi). Oct. 20, 23, 26, Nov. 15, 20
USA: Poetry on Stage (Ives/Cage/Crumb). Oct. 26, 29, Nov. 1, 2
I Due Foscari (Verdi). Oct. 27, 30, Nov. 2, 16, 21
I Lombardi alla Prima Crociata (Verdi). Nov. 10, 13, 17, 22, 28
Ariadne auf Naxos. Nov. 12, 14, 19
Die Zauberflöte. Nov. 23, 30m, 30, Dec. 13, 17, 25
Peter Grimes. Nov. 24, 29, Dec. 3, 5
Lucia di Lammermoor. Nov. 25, Dec. 1, 4
Hänsel und Gretel. Dec. 12, 16, 21m, 21
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 20, 27, 31
Lohengrin. Dec. 22, 29, Jan. 5, 12
Madama Butterfly. Jan. 3, 9, 14, 17, Apr. 13, 16, 19
Carmen. Jan. 19, 22, 26, 29, Feb. 2m, 7, 9, 12
Rigoletto. Jan. 21, 24, 28, 31, May 24, 29, June 1
Manon Lescaut. Feb. 1, 5, 14
Zwerg Nase (Hogarth). Feb. 2, 4m, 7, 8m, 8, 9m, 12m, 14, 15m, 15, 16m, 18m, 21, 22m, 22, 23m (family opera)
Fidelio. Feb. 8, 13, 16, 19, 22
Don Giovanni. Feb. 11, 15, 21, 23, 28, June 22m, 26
Il Turco in Italia. Feb. 20, 27, Mar. 1, 4
The Cunning Little Vixen. Mar. 9, 12, 16, 19, 23m, 27, 29, Apr. 5
Così Fan Tutte. Mar. 11, 13, 15, June 18, 21, 25
Lucrezia Borgia. Mar. 26, 30, Apr. 3
La Bohème. Apr. 2, 9, 12
Salome. Apr. 11, 15, 22, 25
Prince Igor (Borodin). Apr. 21, 23, 27, 30
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. May 1, 3, 8
Lear (Reimann). May 4, 10, 15, 17
L’Elisir d’Amore. May 6, 7, 9
Ophelia (Katzer/Jost/Rihm). May 11, 13, 16, 18
Almira (Handel). May 25, 28, 31, June 6, 9, 15, 19
Arabella (Strauss). May 30, June 4, 10, 13
Kát’a Kabanová. June 5, 11, 20, 24
Orontea (Cesti). July 5, 7

KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN
(49 30 47 99 74 00;
www.komische-oper-berlin.de)
A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Britten). Sept. 15, 21, 29, Oct. 4, 10, 26, July 8
L’Orfeo (Monteverdi). Sept. 19, 27, Oct. 3, 12, 27m, Nov. 23
Ball im Savoy (Abraham). Sept. 28, Oct. 2, 5, 11, 25, Nov. 10
Des Kaisers Neue Kleider (Vacek). Oct. 13m, 17m, Nov. 1m, 5, 26, 28, Dec. 8m, 11m, 18m, 26m, 20, 21m (world premiere; family opera)
Hänsel und Gretel. Oct. 19, Nov. 2, 16, 17m, 25, Dec. 9, 21, 28, Feb. 23m
Die Sieben Todsünden (Weill). Nov. 1, 17, 22, Dec. 2
Così Fan Tutte. Nov. 3, 9, 15, Dec. 1m, 10, 15, 19, May 1, 9, 31, June 28, July 14
West Side Story. Nov. 24, 28, 30, Dec. 3, 5, 8, 13, 18, 23, 25, 29, 31, Jan. 4, 5m, 25, May 24, June 7, 14, 29, July 5, 13
Rusalka. Nov. 29, Dec. 7, 20, 26, Jan. 3, 11
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 14, 17, 27, Jan. 17, 26m
Die Herzogin von Chicago (Kálmán). Dec. 22, 30 (in concert)
The Fiery Angel (Prokofiev). Jan. 19, 23, Feb. 2, 16, Mar. 2, July 10
The Love for Three Oranges (Prokofiev). Jan. 22, 24, Feb. 4, 8, 19
Serse (Handel). Feb. 1, 5, 15, Mar. 9, 21, Apr. 4, 11
Die Zauberflöte. Feb. 13, 22, Mar. 7, 15, 18, 24, Apr. 3, 13, 17, 21, 25, May 4m, 4, 10
Ali Baba und die Vierzig Räuber (Akyol). Feb. 21, 22m, Mar. 19m, 25m, 30m, 31m, Apr. 2m (family opera)
Clivia (Dostal). Mar. 8, 14, 20, 28, Apr. 20, 26, June 23, July 7
Castor et Pollux (Rameau). Mar. 11, 15, 30, June 6, July 12
Iphigénie en Tauride (Gluck). Mar. 16, 22, Apr. 1, 6
La Traviata. Mar. 23, June 1, 22, July 4
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Mar. 29, Apr. 5, 12, 24, 30
Carmen. Apr. 9, 16, 19, 27, May 3, 18, 28, June 9
Le Nozze di Figaro. May 14, 17, 29, June 8, 13
Il Re Pastore (Mozart). May 25 (in concert)
Die Soldaten (Zimmermann). June 15, 20, 25, July 1, 9
Les Enfants Terribles (Glass). July 2, 6

OPER FRANKFURT
(49 69 212 49 49 4;
www.oper-frankfurt.de)
Les Vêpres Siciliennes (Verdi). Sept. 1, 7, 13, 22, Oct. 4, 11
Rusalka. Sept. 8, 12, 15, 21, 27, 29m, Oct. 3, June 26, 28
Idomeneo. Sept. 14, 20, 28, Oct. 6
Ariadne auf Naxos. Oct. 5, 10, 13m, 18, 25, Nov. 1, Dec. 20, 26, Jan. 1, 4
Die Zauberflöte. Oct. 9, 12, 20, 26, Nov. 2, 7, 15, 23, Dec. 13, 21, 27, 29m, 29
Tannhäuser. Oct. 19, 24, 27, Nov. 3m, 9
Ezio (Gluck). Nov. 10, 14, 17, 22, 24m, 29, Dec. 7
Dido and Aeneas (Purcell)/Bluebeard’s Castle. Nov. 16, Dec. 1, 6, 15
Oedipe (Enescu). Dec. 8, 12, 18, 22, 28, Jan. 3, 5m
Tosca. Dec. 11, 14, 19, 23, 25, 31, Jan. 2, 10, 12, 16, 26m
The Tempest (Adès). Jan. 11, 18, 24, Feb. 1, 7
Werther. Jan. 15, 17, 19, 25, 31, Feb. 2m, 8
Die Gespenstersonate (Reimann). Jan. 26, 29, 31, Feb. 2, 4, 6, 8
Falstaff. Feb. 9, 13, 15, 19, 21, 23, 27, Mar. 1, May 16, 22, 24, 30
Orlando Furioso (Vivaldi). Feb. 12, 14, 20, 22, Mar. 2, 8, 14
Edgar (Puccini). Feb. 16, 18 (in concert)
Daphne (Strauss). Feb. 28, Mar. 6, 9, 15, 22
Così Fan Tutte. Mar. 7, 16m, 21, 23, 29, Apr. 10
La Gazza Ladra (Rossini). Mar. 30, Apr. 4, 6, 12, 17, 20, 26, May 4
La Fanciulla del West. Apr. 5, 11, 13m, 19, 27, May 3, 14, 18
Tristan und Isolde. Apr. 18, 21, May 1, 10
Don Giovanni. May 11, 15, 17, 23, 25, 29, June 1m, 6, 8, 21, 27
Orpheus (Telemann). May 25, 27, 29, 31, June 1, 3, 6, 8
Tiefland (d’Albert). May 31, June 7, 9, 14
Die Liebe der Danae (Strauss). June 15, 19 (in concert)
A Village Romeo and Juliet (Delius). June 22, 25, 29, July 4, 6, 10, 12
Der Goldene Drache (Eötvös). June 29, July 1, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11 (world premiere)
The Excursions of Mr. Brouček (Janáček). July 5, 9, 11, 13

OPER LEIPZIG
(Opernhaus; Haus Dreilinden, 49 341 1261-275;
www.oper-leipzig.de)
Das Rheingold. Sept. 22, Nov. 10
Lend me a Tenor! (Carroll). Sept. 28, 29m, Oct. 19, 20m, Dec. 28, 29m, Mar. 15, 16m
Das Liebesverbot (Wagner). Sept. 29, Oct. 13, 16, Mar. 1, May 28
Die Csárdásfürstin (Kálmán). Oct. 5, 6m, Dec. 27, Feb. 20
Die Zauberflöte. Oct. 6m, 31, Dec. 13, 25, Mar. 15
Rigoletto. Oct. 10, 24, Nov. 1, Dec. 19, Mar. 21
Nabucco. Oct. 18, Nov. 24, 30, Mar. 22
Tosca. Oct. 19, Nov. 9, Jan. 4, 19, May 3
Dornröschen (Humperdinck). Oct. 26, Dec. 18m, 18, Feb. 28
Papageno und die Zauberflöte. Oct. 29m, Nov. 1m, 3m, Feb. 21m, May 16m (family opera)
Frau Luna (Lincke). Oct. 31m, Nov. 1, 16, 17m, Dec. 14, 15m, 31m, 31
La Traviata. Nov. 2, 17, Dec. 12, Mar. 23, Apr. 13, May 29
Der Wildschütz (Lortzing). Nov. 9, 10m, Feb. 1, 2m
Jekyll and Hyde (Wildhorn). Nov. 14, 15, Dec. 3, 4, Jan. 17, 18, June 6, 7, 8
Die Fledermaus. Nov. 23, 24m, Dec. 26, Apr. 4
The Wizard of Oz (Arlen). Nov. 30m, Dec. 1m, 10m, 11m, 12m, 19m, 20m, 21m, 22m, 25
Hänsel und Gretel. Dec. 5m, 15m, 15, 27
Die Walküre. Dec. 7, 22, Jan. 5, 11
Pinocchio (Valtinoni). Dec. 11m, 11, 29m, 30m, Jan. 17, May 8m
La Bohème. Dec. 20, Jan. 1
Elektra. Jan. 12, 18, May 4, 31
Don Pasquale. Feb. 8, Feb. 16, Mar. 9, Apr. 12, May 11
The Rocky Horror Show (O’Brien). Feb. 14, 15, Mar. 6, 7, Apr. 15, 16
Der Rosenkavalier. Feb. 15, 23, Apr. 27m, June 8
My Fair Lady. Feb. 19, 28, Apr. 11, 26, 27m, June 17
Manon Lescaut. Feb. 22, Mar. 2, Apr. 19, May 10
Die Lustige Witwe. Mar. 22, 23m, 29, 30m, Apr. 12, 13m, 19, 20m, May 3, 4m, June 4, 28, 29m, July 1, 12, 13m
The Count of Monte Cristo (Wildhorn). Mar. 27, 28, Apr. 8, 9, May 28, 29m
Parsifal. Mar. 30, Apr. 18
The Rake’s Progress. Apr. 5, 11, 24, May 9, 18m
Die Feen (Wagner). Apr. 20, 25, May 25, June 6, 27
Der Opernball (Heuberger). May 10, 11m, 31, June 1m, 3, July 8
Der Waffenschmied (Lortzing). May 24, 25m, June 14, 15m
Die Frau ohne Schatten. June 14, 21, 24, 28
Mein Freund Bunbury (Natschinski). June 27, July 5, 6m, 11
Requiem (Verdi). June 29m (in concert)

RUHR TRIENNALE
(49 221 280 210;
www.ruhrtriennale.de)
Delusion of the Fury (Partch). Aug. 23, 24, 30, 31, Sept. 1, 6, 7, 8
Das Mädchen mit den Schwefelhölzern (Lachenmann). Sept. 14, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22
Stifters Dinge (Goebbels). Sept. 21, 22, 24m, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, Oct. 1m, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Le Sacre du Printemps (Castellucci). Oct. 5, 6

SEMPEROPER DRESDEN
(49 351 4911 705;
www.semperoper.de)
Le Nozze di Figaro. Aug. 27, 30, Sept. 1, 5, 7, Oct. 11, 13
Der Fliegende Holländer. Aug. 28, 31, May 17, 20, 24, July 2
La Cenerentola. Aug. 29, Sept. 2m, 6, 18, 20
Die Zauberflöte. Sept. 3, Oct. 17, 19, 21, 29, Nov. 15, Jan. 29, Feb. 9, 10, 20, 26, Apr. 4, 5, 10, 12, 19m, 19, 21
King Arthur (Purcell). Sept. 13, 22m, 29, Oct. 14, 17, 30, Nov. 1, 7, Dec. 3
Macbeth. Sept. 14, 20, 27, Oct. 1, 4
La Juive. Sept. 15m, 29m
Carmen. Sept. 28, Oct. 2, 5, 12, 26, Nov. 22, 25, Feb. 22, Mar. 1, 23, 29, Apr. 23, 25
Mario and the Magician (Oliver). Oct. 2, 7, 8, 11, 14, 16 (family opera)
Der Rosenkavalier. Oct. 3, 6m, 10
Tannhäuser. Oct. 31, Nov. 10m, 17m
La Bohème. Nov. 2, 5, 9, 19, 29, Dec. 2, 9, 22m, 22, Jan. 5m. May 4, 9, June 6, July 1
Rigoletto. Nov. 6, 8, 28, Dec. 1
Tristan und Isolde. Nov. 16, 20, 24, Dec. 8, 14
Der Teufel mit den Drei Goldenen Haaren (Hanke). Nov. 30m, Dec. 1m, 1, 4m, 4, 5m, 5, 6m, 6, 8m, 8, 10m, 10, 11m,
     11, 12m, 12 (family opera)
Hänsel und Gretel. Dec. 7m, 7, 11, 18, 20
Madama Butterfly. Dec. 12, 16, 19, 26, Jan. 2
Die Lustige Witwe. Dec. 21, 27, Jan. 1, 3, 12, 16
La Traviata. Jan. 4, 11, 18, 21
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Jan. 17, 23, 26, 28, Mar. 6, 8, 15, 28, June 14, 21, 26, 30, July 4
Elektra. Jan. 19, 22, 25, 28, 31, June 22, 29
Švanda Dudák (Weinberger). Jan. 24, 27, 30, Feb. 2
Moscow, Cheryomushki (Shostakovich). Feb. 21, 23, 25, 28, Mar. 2m, 4, 6, 28, 30, 31, Apr. 2
Guntram (R. Strauss). Feb. 23, 28, Mar. 2 (in concert)
Idomeneo. Feb. 27, Mar. 7, 14
Ariadne auf Naxos. Mar. 9m, 16m, Apr. 15m, 18
Salome. Mar. 21, 25, 27
Così Fan Tutte. Mar. 22, 24, 26, 30, Apr. 3, 5m, 6, 8, May 6, 11, 16, 27, June 2, 12
L’Impresario delle Canarie (Martini/Ronchetti). Apr. 6m, 13m, 20m, May 1m, June 1m
Alcina (Handel). Apr. 28, 30, June 5, 7
Prinz Bussel (Wulff-Woesten). May 23, 25m, 27m, 28, June 3m (family opera)
Simon Boccanegra. May 30, June 1, 3, 13, 15
Feuersnot (R. Strauss). June 7, 9, 10 (semi-staged)
Turandot. June 16, 27, July 3, 6
Karl May, Raum der Wahrheit (Tsangaris). June 20, 23, 25, 26, 28, 30, July 4, 5 (world premiere)

STAATSOPER IM SCHILLER THEATER
(Berlin, 49 30 2035 4555;
www.staatsoper-berlin.org)
Un Ballo in Maschera. Sept. 14, 19, 22, 26, Oct. 7, 10
Vertrauenssache (Krenek). Sept. 21, 25, 28, 29, Oct. 5, 6
The Tsar’s Bride (Rimsky-Korsakov). Oct. 3, 8, 13m, 19, 25, Nov. 1
Wozzeck. Oct. 4, 6m, 9, 12
Don Giovanni. Oct. 18, 21, 24, 27, 31, Nov. 3m
Aschenputtel (Wolf-Ferrari). Oct. 25, 26m, 27m, 30m, Nov. 2m, 2, 3m, 5m, 6m, 8m, 9m, 10m, 10, 15m, 17m, 17
     (family opera)
La Traviata. Nov. 6, 9, 14, Feb. 21, 23, Mar. 1, 4
Die Zauberflöte. Nov. 8, 10, Dec. 6, 13, 28m, 28, Jan. 9, 11, Mar. 8
La Finta Giardiniera (Mozart). Nov. 28, Dec. 1, 3, 5
Il Trovatore. Nov. 29, Dec. 4, 7, 11, 15, 19, 22
Rotkäppchen (Aperghis). Nov. 30, Dec. 1m, 3m, 4m, 6m, 7m, 8m, 10m, 11m, 13m, 14m, 15m, 15, 17m, 18m, 20m, 21m,
     22m, 22 (family opera)
Der Fliegende Holländer. Dec. 12, 18, 26m, 29
La Bohème. Dec. 20, 23, 25, Jan. 16, 19
Orphée aux Enfers. Dec. 21, 30, Jan. 5, 12
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Jan. 24, 26, 31, Feb. 7
Kát’a Kabanová. Jan. 25, 29, Feb. 1, 6, 9m, 16
Lezioni di Tenebra (Cavalli/Ronchetti). Jan. 30, 31, Feb. 2, 7, 9, June 27, 29
Salome. Feb. 2, 5, 8, 13
Aida. Feb. 15, 19, 22
Moscow, Cheryomushki (Shostakovich). Feb. 21, 23, 26, 28, Mar. 1, 2, 7, 8
Tosca. Feb. 28, Mar. 2, 6, 14, 24, June 1
Rein Gold (Wagner/Stemann). Mar. 9, 12, 15, 27, 29
Le Nozze di Figaro. Mar. 16, 21, 23, 28, Apr. 3, 6m
Die Verwandlung (Dittrich)/Die Blinden (Dittrich). Mar. 30, Apr. 2, 4, 5, 9, 11
Tannhäuser. Apr. 12, 16, 20, 27
Simon Boccanegra. Apr. 13, 17
Le Vin Herbé (Martin). Apr. 22, 24, 26 (fully staged)
Rappresentatione di Anima e di Corpo (Cavalieri). May 4, 7, 9, 11
Dido and Aeneas (Purcell). May 6, 8, 10, 15, 17
Punch and Judy (Birtwistle). May 16, 18, 21, 23, 25, 27, 31
Don Carlo. May 18, 22, 25m, 28, 30
Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Weill). June 6, 8, 12, 15, 20, 25
Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno (Handel). June 7, 9, 11 (fully staged)
Lohengrin (Sciarrino). June 14, 16, 18, 19, 21
Neither (Feldman)/Footfalls (Beckett). June 22, 24, 27, 29
Aschemond oder The Fairy Queen (Purcell/Oehring). June 23, 26, 28

STAATSTHEATER AM GÄRTNERPLATZ
(Munich, 49 089 21 85 19 60;
www.staatstheater-am-gaertnerplatz.de)
Man of La Mancha. Oct. 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19
Semele (Handel). Oct. 24, 26, 28, 30, Nov. 1, 3, 5, 7
Der Flaschengeist (Hiller). Jan. 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, Feb. 3, 4, 6, 23, 26, 27, 28 (world premiere)
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Jan. 30, Feb. 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 24, 25, 27, 28, Mar. 2, 3, 5
Reefer Madness (Studney). Feb. 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23m, 25, 26
Iolanta (Tchaikovsky). Feb. 15, 17, 19, 20
Don Pasquale. Mar. 29, 31, Apr. 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Apr. 30, May 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18
Aida. June 18, 20, 21, 22, 24, 27, 28, 29
Die Zirkusprinzessin (Kálmán). July 19, 20, 23, 24, 26, 27, 29, 30
Jesus Christ Superstar. July 22, 25, 28 (in concert)

STAATSTHEATER STUTTGART
(49 711 20 20 90; 
 www.staatstheater.stuttgart.de)
La Cenerentola. Sept. 20, 24, 27, Oct. 2, 12, 18, Nov. 21, 24, 29, Dec. 13, 17
Don Giovanni. Sept. 21, 23, 26, Oct. 3, 22, 25, Nov. 2, 5, 10, 16
L’Écume des Jours (Denisov). Sept. 22, 29, Oct. 4, 11
Momo (Heep). Oct. 12, 18, 19, 25, 26
Falstaff. Oct. 20, 26, Nov. 3, 13, 19, 22, 27, Dec. 27, 31, Jan. 2
Nabucco. Oct. 24, 27, Nov. 4, 9, 15, 28, Dec. 2, 6, 11, 14, 22, Jan. 9, 12, 22
La Damnation de Faust. Nov. 17, 20, 23, 26, 30, Dec. 12, Jan. 3, 6
Peter Pan (Ayres). Dec. 19, 23, Jan. 5m, 5, Feb. 10, 11, 16m, 16, 25, Mar. 28, Apr. 5, 10 (world premiere)
Die Zauberflöte. Dec. 25, 29, Jan. 8, 11, 17, 24, Feb. 1
La Traviata. Jan. 25, 28, 31, Feb. 8, 12, 21, 24, 28
Ariadne auf Naxos. Jan. 29, Feb. 2, 9, 15, Mar. 1, 8
Eugene Onegin. Feb. 7, 13, Mar. 6, 13, Apr. 4, May 16, 21
Wunderzaichen (Andre). Mar. 2, 7, 16, 22, 25 (world premiere)
Siegfried. Mar. 23, 30, Apr. 13, 18, 21, 27
La Sonnambula. Mar. 29, Apr. 3, 11, 24, May 2, 10, 14, 17, 22, June 11
Actus Tragicus (J. S. Bach). Apr. 29, May 3, 11, 15, 23, 26, June 1, 5 (fully staged)
Orphée et Eurydice (Gluck). May 4, 8, June 19, 22, 25, 29m, 29, July 10, 21, 26
Tosca. May 18, 24, June 9, 21, 28, July 8
La Bohème. May 30, June 4, 15m, 15, 18, 20, 24, 30, July 4, 7, 11, 18, 22
Tristan und Isolde. July 20, 23, 27
Iphigénie en Aulide (Gluck). July 25, 28, 30

GREAT BRITAIN   

ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA
(London Coliseum, 44 20 7845 9300;
www.eno.org)
Fidelio. Sept. 25, 27, Oct. 1, 3, 6m, 12, 17
Die Fledermaus. Sept. 30, Oct. 2, 5, 9, 11, 15, 18, 22, 24, 31, Nov. 6
Madama Butterfly. Oct. 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 26m, Nov. 2, 8, 13, 15, 21, 23, 29, Dec. 1
The Magic Flute. Nov. 7, 9, 12, 14, 16m, 19, 22, 28, 30, Dec. 3, 5, 7m
Satyagraha (Glass). Nov. 20, 25, 26, Dec. 4, 6, 8m
Peter Grimes. Jan. 29, Feb. 1, 6, 8, 14, 21, 23m, 27
Rigoletto. Feb. 13, 15, 20, 22, 25, Mar. 1, 5, 7, 10, 12, 14
Rodelinda. Feb. 28, Mar. 2m, 4, 6, 8, 11, 13, 15

OPERA NORTH
(On tour, 44 11 3243 9999;
www.operanorth.co.uk)
Peter Grimes. Sept. 14, 21m, 27, Oct. 10, 16, 26 (Leeds); Nov. 5, 9 (Salford Quays); 13, 16 (Newcastle); 20, 23
     (Nottingham)
A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Britten). Sept. 28, Oct. 5, 12, 18, 24 (Leeds); Nov. 6, 8 (Salford Quays); 12, 15
     (Newcastle); 19, 22 (Nottingham)
Death in Venice (Britten). Oct. 17, 19, 23, 25 (Leeds); Nov. 1, 2 (Aldeburgh); 7 (Salford Quays); 14 (Newcastle); 21
     (Nottingham)
La Fanciulla del West. Jan. 21, Jan. 30, Feb. 8 (Leeds); Mar. 5, 7 (Salford Quays); 12, 14 (Newcastle); 19, 21
     (Nottingham)
Macbeth. Feb. 7, 13, 18, 20, 22 (Leeds); Mar. 6, 8 (Salford Quays); 11, 13 (Newcastle); 18, 20 (Nottingham)
La Bohème. Apr. 29, May 1, 2, 3m, 3, 7m, 7, 8, 9, 10m, 10 (Leeds); 14, 15, 17m, 17 (Salford Quays)
Götterdämmerung. June 14m, 18m (Leeds); 21m (Birmingham); 28m (Gateshead); July 5m (Salford Quays)
     (semi-staged)

ROYAL OPERA, U.K.
(Covent Garden, London, 44 20 7304 4000; 
 www.roh.org.uk)
Turandot. Sept. 9, 12, 14, 17, 19, 21m, 24, 28, Feb. 17, 20, 25, 28, Mar. 4, 7, 10
Le Nozze di Figaro. Sept. 16, 18, 21, 25, 27, Oct. 2, 4, 7, May 2, 5, 7, 10m, 15
Elektra. Sept. 23, 26, Oct. 1, 6, 9, 12
The Wasp Factory (Frost). Oct. 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8
Les Vêpres Siciliennes (Verdi). Oct. 17, 21, 24, 29, Nov. 1, 4, 7, 11
Greek (Turnage). Oct. 21, 22, 25, 26
The Killing Flower (Sciarrino). Oct. 24
Wozzeck. Oct. 31, Nov. 5, 8, 12, 15
Parsifal. Nov. 30, Dec. 2, 5, 11, 15, 18
How the Whale Became (Philips). Dec. 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 23, 27, 28, 30, 31, Jan. 2, 3, 4 (world premiere)
Carmen. Dec. 16, 19, 21, 22m, 23, Jan. 1, 3, 4, 6, 9
Manon. Jan. 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31, Feb. 4
Don Giovanni. Feb. 1, 3, 12, 14, 18, 21, 24
La Fille du Régiment. Mar. 3, 6, 9m, 12, 15, 18
Die Frau ohne Schatten. Mar. 14, 17, 20, 23m, 26, 29, Apr. 2
Faust. Apr. 4, 7, 11, 14, 17, 22, 25
La Traviata. Apr. 19, 21, 24, 26, 30, May 3, 6, 9, 12, 17, 20
Tosca. May 10, 13, 16, 19, 22, 27, 30, June 3, 16, 19, 21, 26
Dialogues des Carmélites. May 29, June 2, 4, 7, 9, 11
Manon Lescaut. June 17, 20, 24, 28, July 1, 4, 7
Ariadne auf Naxos. June 25, 30, July 3, 10, 13
Maria Stuarda. July 5, 8, 11, 14, 16, 18
La Bohème. July 9, 12, 13m, 15, 17, 19m, 19
Moses und Aron. July 25, 26

WELSH NATIONAL OPERA
(Various locations, 44 29 2063 5000;
www.wno.org.uk)
Anna Bolena. Sept. 7, 14, 27, Oct. 4, 9, 16 ,23, Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27
Maria Stuarda. Sept. 13, 22, Oct. 5, 10, 17, 24, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28
Tosca. Sept. 21, 28, Oct. 3, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, Nov. 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30
Roberto Devereux. Oct. 2, 6, 11, 18, 25, Nov. 8, 15, 22, 29
Manon Lescaut. Feb. 8, 15, 22, 27, Mar. 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, Apr. 2, 4, 11
La Traviata. Feb. 11, 21, 25, 16m, Mar. 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29, Apr. 1, 5, 12
Boulevard Solitude (Henze). Feb. 26, 28, Mar. 6, 13, 20, 27, Apr. 3
Moses und Aron (Schoenberg). May 24, 30, June 7, 18
Nabucco. May 31, June 8m, 12, 14, 19, 21
Usher House (Getty)/La Chute de la Maison Usher (Debussy/Orledge). June 13, 15m, 20

 
HUNGARY  
HUNGARIAN STATE OPERA HOUSE
(Magyar Állami Operaház, Budapest, 36 1 353 0170; 
 www.opera.hu)
The Telephone. Sept. 14
Falstaff. Sept. 21, 24, 27, 29m, Oct. 1, 3, 5, 8
La Traviata. Sept. 22m, 26, Oct. 13m, 18, 20m, 24, 27m, Nov. 1
Der Rosenkavalier. Oct. 6, 12, 17, 20, June 5, 10
Tannhäuser. Oct. 9, 13, 16, 19
Madama Butterfly. Nov. 2m, 7, 10m, 12, 14, 16, 24m, 29
Otello. Nov. 13, 15, 17, 27, 30
Carmen. Nov. 20, 24, Dec. 4, 6, 8m, 11, 15, 18, 20, 22
Salome. Nov. 28, Dec. 1, 3, May 29, June 1
Giovanna d’Arco. Nov. 29
I Masnadieri. Nov. 30
Luisa Miller. Dec. 1
Norma. Dec. 2 (in concert)
La Bohème. Dec. 8, 10, 13, 21m, 25, 27, 29, Jan. 3, 5, 12m, 15, 18
Nabucco. Dec. 19, 21, 26, 28, Jan. 3, 5m
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 21, 26, 28, 31m, 31, Jan. 4, 5m, 11, 12, 14
Aida. Jan. 9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 16, 17, 19m
Don Pasquale. Jan. 18m, 21, 23, 26m, 29, Feb. 2m
I Spiritisti (Selmeczi). Jan. 19, 22, 25, 28
Turandot. Jan. 21, 23, 25, 26, 29, 31
Eugene Onegin. Jan. 24, 30, 31, Feb. 1, 2, 5, 6, 8
L’Elisir d’Amore. Jan. 25m, 30, Feb. 1, 6, 9, 11, 13, 15
John the Valiant (Kacsoh). Feb. 1m, 2, 5, 9m, 16m, 23m
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Feb. 8, 12, 14, 16, 20, 25, 28, Mar. 1, 7, 9
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Feb. 9m, 11, 13, 15, 16m, 22m
Tosca. Feb. 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25, May 10, 11, 13, 16, 18m, 20, 24
Die Lustige Witwe. Feb. 22, 23, 26, 27, Mar. 1m, 2, 5, 6
Bánk Bán (Erkel). Mar. 4, 6, 9m, 14, 16m, 16
The King’s New Clothes (Ránki). Mar. 8m, 23m, 30m, Apr. 27m (family opera)
Jenůfa. Mar. 22, 25, 27, 29, Apr. 2, 4
Der Fliegende Holländer. Mar. 26, 28, 30, Apr. 1, 3, 5
Le Nozze di Figaro. Apr. 8, 11, 13m, 24, 26, 27, May 4m
Parsifal. Apr. 16, 18, 21
St. Matthew Passion (Bach). Apr. 17, 19 (semi-staged)
Il Trovatore. Apr. 30, May 2, 4, 7, 9, 11m
Mario and the Magician (Oliver). May 12m, 12, 13m, 13, 14m, 14, 15m, 15, 16m, 16, 17m, 17, 18m, 18, 19m, 19, 20m, 20,
     21m, 21, 22m, 22 (family opera)
Arabella. May 27, 30
Ariadne auf Naxos. June 3, 7
Elektra. June 8, 11
Hunyadi László (Erkel). June 19, 21, 24, 26, 28m

IRELAND   

WEXFORD FESTIVAL OPERA
(Wexford Opera House, except as indicated, 353 53 91 22 144;
www.wexfordopera.com)
Il Cappello di Paglia di Firenze (Rota). Oct. 23, 26, 29, Nov. 1
Thérèse (Massenet)/La Navarraise (Massenet). Oct. 24, 27, 30, Nov. 2
Cristina, Regina di Svezia (Foroni). Oct. 25, 28, 31, Nov. 3
L’Elisir d’Amore. Oct. 26m, 29m, Nov. 1m (Presentation School)
Losers (Wargo). Oct. 27m, 30m, Nov. 2m

ISRAEL   

ISRAELI OPERA
(Tel Aviv Performing Arts Center, 972 3 692 7777; 
 www.israel-opera.co.il)
Prince Igor (Borodin). Oct. 2, 3, 4m, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11m, 12
West Side Story. Oct. 31, Nov. 1m, 1, 2m, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8m, 8, 9
Die Csárdásfürstin (Kálmán). Dec. 12, 13m, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19
Un Ballo in Maschera. Jan. 19, 21, 22, 23, 24m, 25, 28, 29, 31m, Feb. 1
Don Pasquale. Feb. 18, 19, 21m, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27, 28m, Mar. 1
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Mar. 20, 21m, 22, 24, 25, 27, 28m, 29, 31, Apr. 2, 4m, 5
La Bohème. Apr. 23, 24, 25m, 26, 28, 29, 30, May 2m, 3, 8, 9m, 10
La Traviata. June 12***

ITALY   

FESTIVAL VERDI, PARMA
(39 0521 039399;
www.teatroregioparma.org/verdifest)
Simon Boccanegra. Oct. 1, 4, 6m, 8, 11
Falstaff. Oct. 12, 17, 19, 24, 26
I Masnadieri. Oct. 18, 20, 23, 25, 27m
Requiem (Verdi). Oct. 31

MAGGIO MUSICALE FIORENTINO*
(Teatro Comunale, except as indicated, Florence, 39 55 287222;
www.maggiofiorentino.com)
La Serva Padrona (Perogolesi). Nov. 8, 9m, 9, 10m, 14m, 15m (Teatro Goldini)
L'Elisir d'Amore. Nov. 15, 16, 17m, 19, 20, 21
Il Cappello di Paglia di Firenze (Rota). Dec. 3, 4, 5, 6, 7m, 10

RAVENNA FESTIVAL (39 544 249211; www.ravennafestival.org)
Macbeth. Nov. 8, 15
Otello. Nov. 9, 16
Falstaff. Nov. 10, 17m

TEATRO ALLA SCALA(Milan, 39 02 72 003 744;  www.teatroallascala.org)
Don Carlo. Oct. 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 29
La Scala di Seta (Rossini). Oct. 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30
Aida. Oct. 25, 28, 31, Nov. 3m, 5, 14, 16, 17m, 19
La Traviata. Dec. 7, 12, 15, 18, 22, 28, 31, Jan. 3
Le Spectre de la Rose (Weber)/La Rose Malade (Mahler)/Cavalleria Rusticana. Jan. 12, 14, 17, 21, 25, 28, 31, Feb. 8, 9
Lucia di Lammermoor. Feb. 1, 7, 11, 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 28
Il Trovatore. Feb. 15, 18, 20, 22, 25, Mar. 1, 4, 6, 7
The Tsar’s Bride (Rimsky-Korsakov). Mar. 2, 5, 8, 11, 14
Les Troyens. Apr. 8, 12, 16, 22, 26, 30
Elektra. May 18, 21, 24, June 3, 6, 10
Così Fan Tutte. June 19, 21, 24, 27, 30, July 3, 5, 8, 14, 16, 18
Le Comte Ory. July 4, 7, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 21

TEATRO COMUNALE DI BOLOGNA*
(Bologna, 39 051 529958;
www.tcbo.it)
Nabucco. Oct. 19, 20m, 22, 23, 24, 26, 27m
The Turn of the Screw. Nov. 19, 20, 21, 23, 24m, 26, 27

TEATRO DELL’OPERA*
(Rome, 39 06 48 16 01;
www.operaroma.it)
Turandot. Oct. 23, 24, 25, 26, 27m, 29, 30, 31

TEATRO DI SAN CARLO
(Naples, 39 81 7972331 412;
www.teatrosancarlo.it)
Mysterium (Rota). Oct. 19, 20
Aida. Dec. 5, 7, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Jan. 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 23, 28, 29
Eugene Onegin. Feb. 28, Mar. 2, 4, 6, 9
Otello. Apr. 13, 16, 19, 22, 24, 29
Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). May 22, 27, 28, 30, 31, June 1, 4, 6, 8

TEATRO DONIZETTI
(Bergamo, 39 035 41 60 611; 
 teatro.gaetano-donizetti.com)
Il Trovatore. Sept. 1m, 3
Maria de Rudenz (Donizetti). Sept. 20, 22m
Il Furioso all’Isola di San Domingo (Donizetti). Oct. 11, 13m
Un Ballo in Maschera. Nov. 8, 10
La Finta Semplice (Varriale). Nov. 24 (world premiere)

TEATRO LA FENICE DI VENEZIA
(39 041 786511;
www.teatrolafenice.it)
La Traviata. Aug. 30, 31, Sept. 1, 3, 8, 10, 14, 17, 19, 21m, 24, 25, 27, 28m, Feb. 15, 16, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, Mar. 4, 6, 8
Carmen. Sept. 13, 15m, 18, 20, 22m, 29m, Oct. 16, 18, 26m
Aspern (Sciarrino). Oct. 2, 5m, 6m, 8, 10
Madama Butterfly. Oct. 12, 17, 20, 24, 27m, 29, 31, Apr. 26, 30, May 2, 4, 9, 21, 24, 29, June 1
L’Elisir d’Amore. Oct. 13, 15, 19m, 25, 30
L’Africaine. Nov. 23, 26, 27, 29, 30, Dec. 1
La Scala di Seta (Rossini). Jan. 17, 19, 21, 23, 25
La Clemenza di Tito. Jan. 24, 26, 28, 30, Feb. 2
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Feb. 20, 22, 26, Mar. 2, 5, 7, 9
Il Campiello (Wolf-Ferrari). Feb. 28, Mar. 1, 5, 7, 11
Elegy for Young Lovers (Henze). Mar. 27, 29, Apr. 2, 4, 6
Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno (Handel). Mar. 28, 30, Apr. 1, 3, 5 (staged)
La Bohème. Apr. 19, 22, 24, 27, 29, May 3, 10, 25, 27, 30
Tosca. May 16, 17, 18, 20, 22, 23, 28, 31
The Rake’s Progress. June 27, 29, July 1, 3, 5
Otello. July 12, 15, 18

TEATRO REGIO DI TORINO (39 011 8815 241; www.teatroregio.torino.it)
Simon Boccanegra. Oct. 9, 10, 12m, 15, 16, 19, 20m, 23
Rigoletto. Oct. 17, 22, 25
La Traviata. Oct. 18, 24, 27m
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Nov. 7, 8, 9, 10m, 12, 13, 16m, 17m
Verdi, Narrar Cantado (Verdi/Paolini/Brunello). Nov. 14, 15, 16 (world premiere)
Die Zauberflöte. Jan. 10, 11, 12m, 14m, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19m, 21m
Madama Butterfly. Feb. 1, 4, 6
Turandot. Feb. 12, 13, 14, 15, 16m, 20, 22m, 23m, 25m, 26, 27
Tosca. Mar. 13, 16m, 18m
Eine Florentinische Tragödie (Zemlinsky)/Gianni Schicchi (Puccini). Mar. 21, 22, 23m, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29m, 30m
Guglielmo Tell. May 7, 9, 11m, 14, 18m
The Rake’s Progress. June 10, 13, 15m, 18, 22m
Die Lustige Witwe. June 27, 28, 29m, July 1, 2, 3, 6m
 

JAPAN  

NEW NATIONAL THEATRE, TOKYO (81 3 5351 3011;  www.nntt.jac.go.jp)
Rigoletto. Oct. 3, 6m, 9m, 12m, 16, 19, 22
Le Nozze di Figaro. Oct. 20m, 23, 26m, 29m
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Nov. 28, Dec. 1m, 4, 7m, 10m
Carmen. Jan. 19m, 22m, 26m, 29, Feb. 1m
Madama Butterfly. Jan. 30, Feb. 2m, 5, 8m
Die Tote Stadt. Mar. 12, 15m, 18, 21m, 24m
Wozzeck. Apr. 5m, 8, 11m, 13m
Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci. May 14, 17m, 21, 24m, 27m, 30m
Arabella. May 22, 25m, 28, 31m, June 3
Rokumeikan (Ikebe). June 19, 20, 21m, 22m

KAZAKHSTAN  

ASTANA OPERA
(Main Hall, 7 7172 709 600;
 www.astanaopera.kz)
Attila. Oct. 21, 23

LUXEMBOURG   

THÉÂTRES DE LA VILLE
(Grand Théâtre, 352 47 08 95 1; 
 www.theatres.lu)
La Forza del Destino. Oct. 12, 15, 18
Egisto (Cavalli). Dec. 5, 7
Neige (Kontz). Dec. 19, 20 (world premiere)
West Side Story. Jan. 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25
The House Taken Over (Mendonça). Feb. 6, 7
Der Rosenkavalier. Feb. 25, 27
Ottone (Handel). Mar. 30m

MONACO   

OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO (377 98 06 28 28; www.opera.mc)
Amelia al Ballo (Menotti)/The Telephone (Menotti). Oct. 24, 25, 26, 27m
Das Rheingold. Nov. 19, 22, 24m
La Favorite (Donizetti). Dec. 12, 15m
Rusalka. Jan. 24, 26m, 29, 31
L’Elisir d’Amore. Feb. 21, 23m, 26, 28
Il Mondo della Luna (Haydn). Mar. 21, 23m, 25
Philemon und Baucis (Haydn). Mar. 27 (marionette opera)
Ernani. Apr. 22, 25, 27m, 29

NETHERLANDS   

DE NEDERLANDSE OPERA
(Amsterdam, 31 20 625 54 55; 
 www.dno.nl)
Siegfried. Aug. 31, Sept. 4, 8m, 12, 17, 21, Feb. 2, 11
Armide (Gluck). Oct. 6m, 8, 10, 14, 17, 20m, 24, 27m
Götterdämmerung. Nov. 14, 17m, 21, 24m, 27, 30, Feb. 5, 14
The Gambler (Prokofiev). Dec. 7, 10, 13, 17, 20, 23, 26m, 29m
Das Rheingold. Jan. 29, Feb. 7
Die Walküre. Jan. 31, Feb. 9
Lucia di Lammermoor. Mar. 14, 17, 21, 23m, 27, 30m, Apr. 3, 6m
Arabella. Apr. 11, 13m, 17, 20m, 23, 25, 27m, May 2
Faust. May 10, 13, 15, 18m, 21, 23, 25m, 27
Laika (Padding). June 3, 5, 6, 7, 8m, 8 (world premiere)
Falstaff. June 7, 10, 12, 16, 19, 22m, 28, 30

NEW ZEALAND  

NEW ZEALAND OPERA* 
(St. James Theatre, Wellington; Aotea Centre, Auckland; CBS Canterbury Arena, Christchurch,
     64 9 379 4068;
 www.nzopera.com )
Der Fliegende Höllander. Sept. 14, 17, 19, 21, Oct. 5, 8, 10, 12
Noye's Fludde. Sept. 21

NORWAY   

DEN NORSKE OPERA
(Oslo, 47 21 42 21 21;
www.operaen.no)
Le Nozze di Figaro. Sept. 1, 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 21, 27
Le Grand Macabre (Ligeti). Sept. 7, 10, 14, 16, 18, 20, 23, 26, Oct. 5
The Gospel of Judas (Lid). Sept. 11, 12, 13 (world premiere)
Ad Undas — Solaris Corrected (Maeland). Oct. 10, 12, 13 (world premiere)
Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck). Oct. 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 29, 31, Oct. 3, 5
Madama Butterfly. Oct. 25, 28, 30m, Nov. 2, 7, 9
Lillebror og Knerten (Composition Students at the Norwegian Academy of Music). Nov. 8, 9m, 9, 10m, 10, 13, 15, 16m,
     16, 17m, 17 (family opera)
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Dec. 4, 9, 12, 17, 27, 29, 31m
Alcina (Handel). Jan. 16, 22, 25, 28, Feb. 1m, 11, 13, 15, 17
La Bohème. Jan. 27, 29, Feb. 10, 12, 14, 16, 21, 24, 26, 27, Mar. 1m
L’Amour de Loin (Saariaho). Feb. 7, 9
Don Giovanni. Mar. 22, 24, 28, 29, 31, Apr. 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 27, 30, May 4
Der Fliegende Holländer. May 16, 19, 23, 27, 30, June 2, 6, 12, 16, 22m
The Tempest — A Tale of Miranda and Ferdinand (Asheim). June 12, 13, 14m, 15m, 15, 16, 17, 18 (family opera)

POLAND   

POLISH NATIONAL OPERA (Teatr Wielki, Warsaw, 48 22 69 20 208;  www.teatrwielki.pl)
Lohengrin. Apr. 11, 13, 15, 17
The Devils of Loudun (Penderecki). Oct. 2, 4, 6, 8
Don Carlo. Oct. 27, 29, 30, 31, Nov. 2
Nabucco. Nov. 19, 21, Feb. 23, 25
Iolanta (Tchaikovsky)/Bluebeard’s Castle. Dec. 13, 15, 17, 19
Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck). Jan. 10, 11, 12, Feb. 20, 21
The Haunted Manor (Moniuszko). Jan. 24, 26, 28, Mar. 30
Qudsja Zaher (Szymanski). Feb. 2, 4
Le Rossignol (Stravinsky). Feb. 15, 16m, 16, 18m, 18
Madama Butterfly. Mar. 14, 16, 18, 19, Apr. 22, May 8, 9, 10
Attila. Mar. 15 (in concert)
Victory Over the Sun (Wojciechowski)/Solarize (Stanczyk). Apr. 26, 27, 29 (world premieres)
Elektra. May 4, 6
Moby Dick (Knapik). June 25, 27, 29 (world premiere) 

ROMANIA   

GEORGE ENESCU FESTIVAL(Bucharest, 40 21 317 8081;  www.festivalenescu.ro)
Otello. Sept. 6, 9
L’Orfeo. Sept. 7 (in concert)
Tannhäuser. Sept. 13
Das Rheingold. Sept. 15 (in concert)
Die Walküre. Sept. 16 (in concert)
Siegfried. Sept. 19 (in concert)
Götterdämmerung. Sept. 22 (in concert)
Oedipus (Enesco). Sept. 26

SCOTLAND   

SCOTTISH OPERA
(On tour, 44 141 248 4567;
www.scottishopera.org.uk)
Last One Out (G. Williams). Aug. 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26 (Edinburgh)
The Seven Deadly Sins. Aug. 20, 21, 22, 23 (Edinburgh)
American Lulu (Berg/Neuwirth). Aug. 30, 31 (Edinburgh); Sept. 13, 14, 17, 18, 20, 21, 23, 24 (London)
Rodelinda. Sept. 26, Oct. 1, 3, 5, 8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 29, 31, Nov. 2 (various locations)
Don Giovanni. Oct. 15, 18, 20m, 22, 24, 26 (Glasgow); 31, Nov. 2 (Aberdeen); 7, 9 (Inverness); 14, 17m, 19, 21, 23
     (Edinburgh)
Don Pasquale. Jan. 24, 26m, 29, Feb. 1 (Glasgow); 18, 20, 22 (Edinburgh)
Macbeth. Mar. 22, 27, 29 (Glasgow); Apr. 8, 10 (Edinburgh)
Turandot. Mar. 30m (Edinburgh) (in concert)
Madama Butterfly. May 8, 11m, 13, 15, 17 (Edinburgh); 21, 27, 29, 31, Jul 29, 31, Aug. 4m (Glasgow); June 5, 7
     (Inverness); 12, 14 (Aberdeen)

 

SOUTH AFRICA   

CAPE TOWN OPERA
(Artscape Theatre Centre, Cape Town, 27 21 410 9807;
www.capetownopera.co.za)
Don Giovanni. Aug. 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Madama Butterfly. Sept. 19, 21, 25, 27
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Nov. 20, 21, 22, 23, 24m

SPAIN  

GRAN TEATRE DEL LICEU
(Barcelona, 34 93 485 99 13;
www.liceubarcelona.com)
Agrippina (Handel). Nov. 16, 18, 21, 24, 26, 29
L’Atlántida (Falla). Nov. 27, 28 (in concert)
Cendrillon. Dec. 20, 22, 23, 27, 28, 30, Jan. 2, 3, 5, 7
La Sonnambula. Jan. 27, 28, 30, Feb. 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 9, 11, 14, 17
Così FUN Tutte (Mozart/C. López). Feb. 15 (family opera; abridged)
Tosca. Mar. 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25
The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh and the Maiden Fevronia (Rimsky-Korsakov). Apr. 13, 16, 22, 26, 30
Die Walküre. May 19, 22, 23, 25, 27, 28, 30, 31, June 3
Il Prigioniero (Dallapiccola)/Suor Angelica. June 22, 25, 27, July 1, 4
Canti di Prigionia (Dallapiccola)/Il Tabarro. July 3 (in concert)

TEATRO REAL
(Madrid, 34 902 24 48 48;
www.teatro-real.com)
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Sept. 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26
Die Eroberung von Mexico (Rihm). Oct. 9, 11, 12, 13, 15, 17, 18, 19
The Indian Queen (Purcell). Nov. 5, 7, 9, 10, 13, 15, 17, 19
Dido and Aeneas. Nov. 18 (in concert)
L’Elisir d’Amore. Dec. 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18, 20
Tristan und Isolde. Jan. 12, 16, 19, 23, 27, 31, Feb. 4, 8
Brokeback Mountain (Wuorinen). Jan. 28, 30, Feb. 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11 (world premiere)
Alceste (Gluck). Feb. 27, Mar. 2, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 14, 15
Lohengrin. Apr. 3, 6, 7, 10, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 20, 22, 24, 27
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. May 17, 21, 25, 28, 31, June 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21
I Vespri Siciliani. June 11, 14, 17 (in concert)
Orphée et Eurydice (Gluck). July 12, 13, 14

SWEDEN   

DROTTNINGHOLM COURT THEATER (46 8 556 931 00; www.dtm.se)
La Clemenza di Tito. Aug. 13, 16, 18m, 19, 22, 24
Die Zauberflöte. Aug. 26, 27

GOTHENBURG OPERA
(46 31 13 13 00; 
 www.opera.se)
La Cage aux Folles. Sept. 7**
Billy Budd. Sept. 14, 18, 21, 25, 29m, Oct. 4, 6, 9, 12, 17, 20
Carmencita Rockefeller (Bergqvist). Oct. 5, 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, 19, Nov. 27, 28, 29, 30, Dec. 1, 3, 4
L’Elisir d’Amore. Nov. 16, 20, 24m, 28, Dec. 1, 4, 17, 19, 26, 28m, 31, Jan. 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 24
Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck). Feb. 8, 12, 16, 23m, Mar. 1, 12, 15, 21, 27, 30, Apr. 2, 11
La Juive. Apr. 5, 10, 13, 16, 25, 27, 30, May 3, 10, 18m
Tosca. Apr. 17, 23, 26, May 2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 15, 17

MALMÖ OPERA
(46 40 20 85 00;
www.malmoopera.se)
Miss Saigon. Sept. 6, 8m, 10, 11, 14, 15m, Oct. 1, 2, 4, 5, 6m, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13m, 15, 18, 19, 20m, 27m, 29, 30, 31, Nov. 2,
     8, 9, 14, 16, 19, Dec. 1m, 3, 7, 13, 14, Jan. 8, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 25, 26m, 29, 30
La Traviata. Oct. 16, 18, 20m, 22, 24, 26
Andrejs Längtan (Riedel). Oct. 29m, 29, 30m, 30, Nov. 1m, 1, 2m, 2 (family opera)
Manon. Nov. 30, Dec. 6, 8m, 12, 15m, 17, 26m, Jan. 2, 5m
Tusen och En Natt (Fjellström). Dec. 28m, 28, Jan. 3m, 3, 4m, 4, 11m, 11, 12m, 12, 15m, 18m, 18, 19m, 19
     (family opera)
Cabaret (Kander). Feb. 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, Mar. 1, 2m, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9m, 12, 13, 14, 15,
     16m, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23m
Rebecca (Levay). Feb. 7, 9m, 14, 15, 16m, 27, 28, Mar. 7, 8, 9m, 14, 15, 16m, 27, 28, 29, Apr. 2, 5, 11, 12
La Bohème. Mar. 22, 26, 30m, Apr. 4, 6m 10, 13m, 16, 19, 29, May 2, 7, 10, 13, 15, 18, 29, June 1, 5, 7
Der Rosenkavalier. Apr. 26, 30, May 4, 11, 16, 20, 28, 31

ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA
(Stockholm, 46 8 791 44 00; 
 www.operan.se)
Tannhäuser. Apr. 14, 18m, 21m, 25, 28, May 2
Die Zauberflöte. Sept. 14, 20, 22m, Oct. 11, 23, 26m, 29, 26m, Jan. 18m, 21, Feb. 11, 13m, 15m, 19, Mar. 5, 7, 11, 19, 28,
     Apr. 5m
Parsifal. Oct. 5, 8, 12m, 16, 20m, 27m, Nov. 7
Un Ballo in Maschera. Oct. 15, 17, 24, 28, 30, Nov. 4, 8
Turandot. Nov. 9m, 17m, 21, 26, 28, Dec. 4, 7m, 10
Salome. Nov. 30, Dec. 3, 6, 9, 12, 15m, 18, 27, Feb. 10, 14, 17
Andrea Chénier. Jan. 10, 15, 19m, 22, 27, Feb. 3, 5
Stiffelio (Verdi). Feb. 1m, 6, 12, 18, 20, Mar. 6, 8m
Don Giovanni. Mar. 15, 17, 20, 22m, 24, 26, 29m, 31, Apr. 4, 6m, 10, 12m, 15, 22, 27m
Dido and Aeneas. May 2, 3m, 6, 7, 8, 10m, 13, 14, 15, 17m, 20, 21, 22, 24m

SWITZERLAND   

GRAND THÉÂTRE DE GENÈVE (Geneva, 41 22 322 50 50; www.geneveopera.ch)
Le Nozze di Figaro. Sept. 9, 11, 13, 15m, 17, 19
Sigurd (Reyer). Oct. 6, 8, 10 (in concert)
Die Walküre. Nov. 7, 10m, 13, 16, May 14, 21
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 13, 15m, 17, 21, 22m, 28, 30m, 31
Siegfried. Jan. 30, Feb. 2m, 5, 8, May 16, 23
Nabucco. Feb. 28, Mar. 1, 2m, 4, 6, 7, 8, 10
Siegfried ou qui Deviendra… (Wagner/Larsen). Mar. 21, 22m, 22 (family opera)
Delusion of the Fury (Partch). Mar. 28, 29
Götterdämmerung. Apr. 23, 26, 29, May 2, 18, 20
Das Rheingold. May 13, 20
La Wally (Catalani). June 18, 20, 22m, 24, 26, 28

OPERNHAUS ZÜRICH
(41 44 268 66 66;
www.opernhaus.ch)
Alexandre Bis (Martinů). Sept. 21**
Die Soldaten (Zimmermann). Sept. 22, 26, Oct. 4, 8, 15, 19, 26
Don Giovanni. Sept. 25, 29, Oct. 6m, 11
Rigoletto. Sept. 27, Oct. 3, Jan. 12m, 18, 24, Feb. 2m, June 18, 21
La Straniera (Bellini). Sept. 28, Oct. 2, 6, 13, 17, 22
Otello. Oct. 13m, 16, 20m, 27, Nov. 1
Faust. Nov. 3, 6, 9, 14, 17, 29, Dec. 1, 6, 11
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. Nov. 10, 16, 24
Jenůfa. Nov. 22, 27, 30, Dec. 4, 7
Das Gespenst von Canterville (Lange). Nov. 23, Dec. 1m, 7m, 10m, 11m, 17m, 26m, 27, 29m, Jan. 1m, 2m, Apr. 21m,
     June 9m, 28m (world premiere; family opera)
Fidelio. Dec. 8, 12, 15, 18, 20, 29, Jan. 1, 5, 8, 11
Sale (Handel/Marthaler). Dec. 14, 17, Jan. 2, 5m
La Bohème. Dec. 22, 26, 28, Jan. 3
Les Pêcheurs de Perles. Jan. 14, 19m, 22, 25, 30, Feb. 1
Alcina (Handel). Jan. 26, 31, Feb. 2, 5, 7, 9, 16m, 22, 25
Così Fan Tutte. Feb. 6, 9m, 12, 16
Don Carlo. Feb. 15, 21, 23, 26, Mar. 1
Aida. Mar. 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 19, 22, 26, 29, Apr. 1
Der Fliegende Holländer. Mar. 11, 14, 20, 23
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Mar. 21, 25, 28, 30, Apr. 2
The Queen of Spades. Apr. 6, 11, 13, 16, 27, May 3, 6, 11, 18
Andrea Chénier. Apr. 12, 15, 27m, May 4, 10
Salome. Apr. 19, 21, 26, 29, May 4m
Il Matrimonio Segreto (Cimarosa). May 9, 11m, 13, 15, 17
Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in Patria (Monteverdi). May 17, 21, 23, 28, 30, June 1, 5, 7, 11, 14
Peter Grimes. May 24, 27, 29, 31
La Fanciulla del West. June 22, 25, 28, July 2, 4, 8, 11, 13m
Roberto Devereux. June 27, July 1, 5, 9, 13
Carmen. June 29, July 3, 6, 10, 12

 * Season information incomplete at press time
** Only opening-night performance dates available at press time
*** Young Artist production
 

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