Dateline

Dateline

by EMILY OSTERTAG

METROPOLITAN OPERA (Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 212-362-6000;  www.metopera.org)
Mar. 1m Prince Igor (Borodin). Dyka, Rachvelishvili; Abdrazakov, Petrenko, Semishkur, Kocán; Noseda, Tcherniakov,
     Tcherniakov/Zaitseva
Mar. 1 The Enchanted Island (pastiche). Graham, de Niese, Chuchman; Daniels, Domingo, Costanzo, Pisaroni;
     Summers, McDermott, Crouch/Pollard
Mar. 3 Werther (Massenet). Koch, Oropesa; Kaufmann, Bižić; Altinoglu, Eyre, Howell
Mar. 4 Prince Igor (Borodin). Same as Mar. 1m
Mar. 5 The Enchanted Island (pastiche). Same as Mar. 1
Mar. 6 Wozzeck (Berg). Voigt; Hampson, O’Neill, Hoare, Bayley; Levine, Lamos/Keller, Israel
Mar. 7 Werther (Massenet). Same as Mar. 3
Mar. 8m The Enchanted Island (pastiche). Same as Mar. 1
Mar. 8 Prince Igor (Borodin). Same as Mar. 1m
Mar. 10 Wozzeck (Berg). Same as Mar. 6
Mar. 11 Werther (Massenet). Same as Mar. 3
Mar. 12 The Enchanted Island (pastiche). Same as Mar. 1
Mar. 13 Wozzeck (Berg). Same as Mar. 6
Mar. 14 La Sonnambula (Bellini). Damrau; Camarena, Pertusi; Armiliato, Zimmerman, Ostling/Blumenfeld
Mar. 15m Werther (Massenet). Same as Mar. 3
Mar. 15 The Enchanted Island (pastiche). Same as Mar. 1
Mar. 17 Wozzeck (Berg). Same as Mar. 6
Mar. 18 La Sonnambula (Bellini). Same as Mar. 14
Mar. 19 La Bohème (Puccini). Hartig, Rowley; Grigolo, Cavalletti, Testé; Ranzani, Zeffirelli/Smit, Zeffirelli/P. J. Hall
Mar. 20 The Enchanted Island (pastiche). Same as Mar. 1
Mar. 21 La Sonnambula (Bellini). Same as Mar. 14
Mar. 22m Wozzeck (Berg). Same as Mar. 6
Mar. 22 La Bohème (Puccini). Same as Mar. 19
Mar. 24 Andrea Chénier (Giordano). Racette; Álvarez, Lučić; Noseda, Joël/McClintock, Monloup
Mar. 25 La Sonnambula (Bellini). Same as Mar. 14
Mar. 26 La Bohème (Puccini). Same as Mar. 19
Mar. 28 Andrea Chénier (Giordano). Same as Mar. 24
Mar. 29m La Sonnambula (Bellini). Same as Mar. 14
Mar. 29 La Bohème (Puccini). Same as Mar. 19
Mar. 31 Andrea Chénier (Giordano). Same as Mar. 24

AMERICAN CLASSICAL ORCHESTRA (Alice Tully Hall, New York, 212-362-2729;  www.amerclassorch.org)
Mar. 4 Samson (Handel)
Mar. 19 Alceste (Handel)

ARIZONA OPERA (Phoenix Symphony Hall; Tucson Music Hall, 602-266-7464;
      www.azopera.com)
Mar. 1 La Traviata (Verdi). Lynch/Braid; Graziani, Walters; White, Hoomes, TBA. Also 2m (Phoenix); 8, 9m (Tucson)

ATLANTA OPERA (Cobb Energy Perf. Arts Center, 800-356-7372;
      www.atlantaopera.org)
Mar. 8 Faust (Gounod). Dunleavy, Roberts; Stewart, Parks, Vinogradov; Fagen, Muller, Zambello/Staley. Also 11, 14,
     16m

BOSTON LYRIC OPERA (Shubert Theatre, Citi Perf. Arts Center, 617-542-6772;
      www.blo.org)
Mar. 14 Rigoletto (Verdi). Sierra, Babcock; Mayes, Sledge, Robinson; Franklin, Zvulun, Conklin/Tzykun. Also 16m, 19,
     21, 23m

DALLAS OPERA (Winspear Opera House, 214-443-1000;  www.dallasopera.org)
Mar. 21 Die Tote Stadt (Korngold). Petersen; J. H. Morris, M. Smith, Hurt; Lang-Lessing, Melbye, Melbye/Clancy. Also
     23m, 26, 29, Apr. 6m
Mar. 28 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Leonard; Gunn, Shrader, Bilgili, DiStefano; Carella, Copley, Conklin/Stennett.
     Also 30m, Apr. 2, 5, 11, 13m

EUGENE OPERA (Hult Center for the Perf. Arts, 541-682-5000;  www.eugeneopera.com)
Mar. 14 La Fanciulla del West (Puccini). Pulley; Melo, St. Clair Nicholson; Bisantz, Lefkowich, Stivanello/deJong. Also
     16m

FLORENTINE OPERA COMPANY (Marcus Center for the Perf. Arts, Milwaukee,
     800-326-7372;  
www.florentineopera.org)
Mar. 28 Giulio Cesare (Handel). Pine, Gigliotti; Meek, Zabala, Howell; Boggs, Einhorn, Stollmack/Myers. Also 30m

FLORIDA GRAND OPERA (Adrienne Arsht Center for the Perf. Arts, Miami; Broward  
     Center for the Perf. Arts, Ft. Lauderdale, 800-741-1010;
www.fgo.org)
Mar. 29 Tosca (Puccini). K. Thomson/Jean-Baptiste; Davila/Torre, T. Thomas; Tebar, Condemi, Klepikov/Haith. Also
     30m, Apr. 1, 2, 4, 5 (Miami); Apr. 10, 12 (Ft. Lauderdale)

HAWAII OPERA THEATRE (Blaisdell Concert Hall, Honolulu, 800-836-7372;www.hawaiiopera.org)
Mar. 28 Carmina Burana (Orff). Caballero; Wise, Garland. Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Caballero; Wilborn, Otey, Garland;
     France, Rallo, TBA. Also 30m, Apr. 1

HOUSTON GRAND OPERA (Wortham Theater Center, 713-228-6737;
      www.houstongrandopera.org)
Mar. 7 A Little Night Music (Sondheim). Futral, Carroll, Sproule, Castle; Shelton, Diamond; Melear, Mizrahi/M.
     Ozawa, Mizrahi. Also 9m, 13, 15, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23m
Mar. 14 A Coffin in Egypt (Gordon). World premiere. Von Stade, C. Johnson; Matranga; Myers, Foglia, R. Hernandez.
     Also 16m, 21

INDIANA UNIVERSITY OPERA THEATER (Musical Arts Center,
     812-855-7433; 
 www.music.indiana.edu/opera)
Mar. 1 H.M.S. Pinafore (Sullivan). Cast TBA; Kitsopoulos, Shell, C. D. Higgins. Also 7, 8

INDIANAPOLIS OPERA (Clowes Memorial Hall, 317-239-1000;www.indyopera.org)
Mar. 21 La Fanciulla del West (Puccini). O. Graham; Thomsen, Fink; Caraher, Hoomes, Steele/A. T. Jones & Sons.
     Also 23m

LONG BEACH OPERA (Various locations, 562-432-5934; www.longbeachopera.org)
Mar. 16 The Death of Klinghoffer (Adams). Cast TBA; Mitisek, J. Robinson, TBA. Also 22m

LOS ANGELES OPERA (Chandler Pavilion, 213-972-8001;www.laopera.com)
Mar. 2m Billy Budd (Britten). Bonner, R. Croft, Grimsley; Conlon, Zambello/Pevzner, Chitty. Also 5, 8, 13, 16m
Mar. 15 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Shagimuratova; Pirgu, Powell, Creswell; Conlon, Pulitzer, Angulo/Crook.
     Also 20, 23m, 26, 29, Apr. 6m

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO (Civic Opera House, 312-332-2244;www.lyricopera.org)
Mar. 4 Rusalka (Dvorák). A. M. Martínez, Gubanova, Grove; Jovanovich, E. Owens; A. Davis, McVicar,
     Macfarlane/Junge. Also 7, 10, 16m
Mar. 5 La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Majeski, Birsan, DiDonato, C. Hall; Polenzani, Van Horn; Davis, McVicar &
     Lambert, McVicar & Neuhaus/Tiramani. Also 8, 11, 14, 17, 20, 23m

LYRIC OPERA OF KANSAS CITY (Kauffman Center for the Perf. Arts,
     816-471-7344;
 www.kcopera.org)
Mar. 15 La Bohème (Puccini). Van Kooten, Dehn; Berrugi, Meachem, TBA; Kier, Brovsky, TBA. Also 17, 19, 21, 23m

LYRIC OPERA VIRGINIA (Various locations, 757-446-6666;www.lyricoperavirginia.org)
Mar. 14 La Bohème (Puccini). Shippen, Bachrach; W. W. Choi, Weyandt, A. Richardson; TBA, Vlahos, TBA. Also 15
     (Richmond); 16m (Virginia Beach) (abridged)

MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC OPERA THEATER (Borden Auditorium, 
     New York, 917-493-4428; www.msmnyc.edu)
Mar. 26 La Doriclea (Cavalli). Cast TBA. Parodi, Vaughn, TBA. Also 27, 28, 29
 
MINNESOTA OPERA (Ordway Center for the Perf. Arts, St. Paul,  
     612-333-6669; www.mnopera.org) 
Mar. 1 The Dream of Valentino (Argento). B. Harris, Gigliotti; Valenti, Held; Campestrini, Simonson, Rom/Kopischke.
     Also 6, 8, 9m

MOBILE OPERA (Mobile Civic Center Theater, 251-432-6772; www.mobileopera.org )
Mar. 28 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Tetriani, Duraski; Gwaltney, Walters; A. Anderson, Astafan, Claassen/A. T.
     Jones. Also 30m

NORTH CAROLINA OPERA (Progress Energy Center for the Perf. Arts, Raleigh,
     919-792-3850; 
 www.ncopera.org)
Mar. 30m Rusalka (Dvorak). El-Khoury, Melton, Gawrysiak; R. Thomas, T. Fox; T. Myers, Manich, TBA. (semi-staged)

OBERLIN OPERA THEATER (Hall Auditorium,
     440-775-8198; 
 http://new.oberlin.edu/conservatory/departments/opera-theater)
Mar. 12 Albert Herring (Britten). Also 14, 15, 16m

OPERA BIRMINGHAM (Wright Center, Samford University, 205-322-6737;www.operabirmingham.org)
Mar. 14 Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Los; S. M. Brown, Clayton, McKern. Suor Angelica (Puccini). Los, S. Kelly; Reggioli,
     Clawson, Allison/Kotanen. Also 16m

OPERA CAROLINA (Blumenthal Perf. Arts Center, Charlotte,
     704-372-1000;
 www.operacarolina.org)
Mar. 22 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Kataria; Grimsley, Griffey, Irmiter; Meena, Uzan, Baumgarten/TBA. Also
     27, 30m

OPERA COLORADO (Ellie Caulkins Opera House, Denver,
     303-778-1500; 
 www.operacolorado.org) 

Mar. 15 Rigoletto (Verdi). Gilmore, D. B. Miller; Hawkins, Barbera, Szkafarowsky; Vordoni, Uzan, Conly &
     Deegan/Allred. Also 18, 21, 23m

OPERA COLUMBUS (Ohio Theatre, 614-469-0939;www.operacolumbus.org)
Mar. 8 The Pirates of Penzance (Sullivan). S. C. Smith, C. Burke; Wannen, C. Lynch, J. Mills, Auxier; Kresky, Bergeret
     & Auxier, Gilleland/Wofford. Also 9m

OPÉRA DE MONTRÉAL (Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier;
     514-985-2258;
 www.operademontreal.com)
Mar. 22 Hänsel und Gretel (Humperdinck). Char, Drolet, Tremblay, Bellemare; C. Ryan; Trudel, Bélanger,
     Gamache/Mathieu. Also 25, 27, 29

OPERA GRAND RAPIDS (DeVos Hall, 616-451-2741;www.operagr.com)
Mar. 7 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart). Lyall, Marvel, TBA. Also 8

OPERA IDAHO (Egyptian Theatre, Boise, 208-387-1273;www.operaidaho.org)
Mar. 2m Carmen (Bizet). Cast TBA; Crawford, TBA

OPERA IN THE HEIGHTS (Lambert Hall, Houston, 713-861-5303;  www.operaintheheights.org)
Mar. 28 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). J. Jones/A. Kingston; Wickson/W. Morgan, Moreno/Albarran-Barón,
     Casas; Carreón-Robledo, Conde, R. Smith/Scheh. Also 29, 30m, Apr. 3, 4, 5, 6m

OPERA PHILADELPHIA (Academy of Music, 215-732-8400;  www.operaphila.org)
Mar. 5 Dialogues des Carmélites (Poulenc). Sterrenberg/Rozsnyai, Stebbins, Rozzen, MacNeil/Eberwein,
     Shafer/Milanese; Rovaris, Fein, Jellinek/Wadden. Also 7, 9m

OPERA SAN JOSE (California Theatre, 408-437-4450;  www.operasj.org)
Mar. 2m Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Forni, Birkland; Schreiner, Brummel; Rohrbaugh, Dalton, Dorsey/Oania

OPERA SANTA BARBARA (Granada Theatre, 805-898-3890;  www.operasb.com)
Mar. 7 Falstaff (Verdi). M. Moore, Nathanson, Cook; T. Thomas, Kohl, Poulis; Tebar, Condemi, TBA. Also 9m

OPERA SOUTHWEST (Journal Theatre, Albuquerque,
     505-243-0591;
 www.operasouthwest.org)
Mar. 23m Les Pêcheurs de Perles (Bizet). Hill; Ramsay, Anderson, Fortson; Melone, Merchant, Malolepsy/Constantz.
     Also 26, 28, 30m

OPERA TAMPA (Straz Center for the Perf. Arts, 813-229-7827;  www.operatampa.org)
Mar. 14 Carmen (Bizet). Volpe, Paulin; Pickle, J. Howard; Lipton, McClain & Lipton, R. K. Brumley/Malabar Ltd. Also
     16m

PACIFIC OPERA VICTORIA (Royal Theatre, 250-385-0222;www.pov.bc.ca)
Mar. 14 La Descente d'Orphée aux Enfers/La Couronne de Fleurs (M.-A. Charpentier). Also 15

PALM BEACH OPERA (Kravis Center, 561-833-7888;www.pbopera.org)
Mar. 21 Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Offenbach). Emerson, Calenos, Chauvet, Roberts; Filianoti, Delavan; Knapp,
     Lesenger, Rom/Haly. Also 22, 23m

PENSACOLA OPERA (Saenger Theatre, 850-433-6737;www.pensacolaopera.com)
Mar. 21 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Mushegain; Downen, Glavin, Irvin; Shannon, McDonough, Houghton/Breed. Also
     23m

PITTSBURGH OPERA (Benedum Center, 412-456-6666;www.pittsburghopera.org)
Mar. 29 La Bohème (Puccini). Crocetto, Gruber; Lomelí, T. Cook, Gay; A. Walker, Zvulun, Yeargan/Pakledinaz. Also
     Apr. 1, 4, 6m

PORTLAND OPERA (Keller Auditorium, 503-241-1802;  www.portlandopera.org)
Mar. 21 Postcard from Morocco (Argento). Cast TBA; Vendice, Newbury, TBA. Also 23m, 27, 29

SACRAMENTO OPERA (Community Center Theater, 916-808-5181;  www.sacopera.org)
Mar. 2m Il Trovatore (Verdi). Daltirus, T. Vaughn; Rawls, Jupither; M. Morgan, Tannenbaum, TBA

SAN DIEGO OPERA (Civic Theatre, 619-533-7000;  www.sdopera.com)
Mar. 8 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Stoyanova, Kim, Blythe; Beczala, Argiris; Zanetti, Koenig, Conklin. Also 11, 14,
     16m
Mar. 20 Requiem (Verdi). Stoyanova, Blythe; Beczala, Furlanetto; Zanetti. In concert

SARASOTA OPERA (Sarasota Opera House, 941-366-8450;  www.sarasotaopera.org )
Mar. 1 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). D. Hobbs; Short, M. Hendrick, H. Wilson; Neely, Diamond, D. Gordon/H.
     T. Kaplan. Also 4, 6, 9m, 12, 15, 23m
Mar. 2m Il Trovatore (Verdi). Carguill, Mezzacappa; Dougherty, Pershall; DeRenzi, Sundine, Schweikardt/H. T.
     Kaplan. Also 7, 14, 22
Mar. 7m Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). C. Williams; Nisticò, H. S. Kim, M. Burns, Condy; Cormio, Gustafson, J.
     Dean/H. T. Kaplan. Also 15m, 21
Mar. 8 Jérusalem (Verdi). D. Walker; Huberg, Hanscom; DeRenzi, M. Collins, J. Dean/ H. T. Kaplan. Also 11, 13, 16m,
     19, 22m

SEATTLE OPERA (Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 800-426-1619;www.seattleopera.org)
Mar. 1 The Consul (Menotti). Stonikas, Larsen, Beer; Simpson, Mansoori; Montanaro, Kazaras, Gordon/Kunz. Also 5, 7

TACONIC OPERA (Various locations, Westchester, New York, 815-886-7372;www.taconicopera.org)
Mar. 8 L'Italiana in Algeri (Rossini). Wilkinson/Nordin, Miranda; Lombardozzi/Penaverde, Singer, Ocasio;
     Nakabayashi, Montez, Montez. Also 8, 9m (Yorktown); 16 (White Plains)

TULSA OPERA (Tulsa Perf. Arts Center, 918-587-4811;www.tulsaopera.com)
Mar. 2m Elmer Gantry (Aldridge). K. Chavez; Phares, Barner; Protopapas, K. McIntyre, TBA

UTAH OPERA (Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City, 801-533-6683;www.utahopera.org)
Mar. 15 Turandot (Puccini). Hundeling, Kaduce; J. Burton, Wiegold; Agler, Doucet, Barbe. Also 17, 19, 21, 23m

UTOPIA OPERA (Lang Recital Hall, Hunter College, NY;  www.utopiaopera.org)
Mar. 21 Der Freischütz (Weber). M. Stewart/Carr, Faux/Kelleher; Thuris/Frisco, B. Smith. Remmers, TBA. Also 22

VANCOUVER OPERA (Queen Elizabeth Theatre, BC,
     604-683-0222;
 www.vancouveropera.ca)
Mar. 1 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Wall/Whyte, Szabo/Bradley, TBA; Okulitch, TBA, Hegedus/Tomkins, TBA,
     Tomkins/Hegedus; Bedford, K. Robinson, Bonniol/TBA. Also 6, 7, 8, 9m

VIRGINIA OPERA (Various locations, 866-673-7282;  www.vaopera.org)
Mar. 21 Carmen (Bizet). Costa-Jackson, Winters; Vania, Kuster; DeMain, T. Thompson, Eastman/Murray-Walsh. Also
     23m, 25 (Norfolk); Apr. 4, 6m (Richmond); 11, 13 (Fairfax)

WASHINGTON NATIONAL OPERA (Kennedy Center, D.C.,
     202-467-4600;
 www.kennedy-center.org/wno)
Mar. 2m Moby-Dick (Heggie). Trevigne; Tanner, Costello, Worth, E. Greene; Rogister, Foglia, Brill/Greenwood. Also 5,
     8
Mar. 20 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Coburn/Siurina; Costello/Montenegro, Alberghini/Bogdanov, Ulivieri/Chen;
     Stare, Lawless, Engels/Martin-Davis. Also 22, 23m, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29

 

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BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER (National Theater, Munich 1, 49 89 2185 1920; www.bayerische.staatsoper.de )
Mar. 2m Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). Also 5, 8, July 26, 29
Mar. 4 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 7, 9, 12
Mar. 11 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 14, 19, June 12, 14, 19
Mar. 16m Boris Godunov (Mussorgsky). Also 20, 23, 28, 31
Mar. 22 Salome (R. Strauss). Also 26, 29, Apr. 2
Mar. 27 Carmen (Bizet). Also 30, Apr. 3

DE NEDERLANDSE OPERA (Amsterdam, 31 20 625 54 55; www.dno.nl)
Mar. 14 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Also 17, 21, 23m, 27, 30m, Apr. 3, 6m

DEN NORSKE OPERA (Oslo, 47 21 42 21 21;  www.operaen.no)
Mar. 1m La Bohème (Puccini)
Mar. 22 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 24, 28, 29, 31, Apr. 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 27, 30, May 4

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 343 84 343;  www.deutscheoperberlin.de)
Mar. 2 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 7
Mar. 5 La Damnation de Faust (Berlioz). Also 8, May 23, 26, 29, June 1
Mar. 13 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 16, Apr. 11, May 2
Mar. 14 Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni)/Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also 18, 22, 26
Mar. 15 Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti). Also 19, 23, May 9, 16
Mar. 20 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 29, Apr. 4, May 27, 30, June 8
Mar. 30 Les Troyens (Berlioz). Also Apr. 2, 6

ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA (London Coliseum, 44 871 911 0200;  www.eno.org)
Mar. 1 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 5, 7, 10, 12, 14
Mar. 2m Rodelinda (Handel). Also 4, 6, 8, 11, 13, 15

FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA (Helsinki, 358 9 4030 2211;  www.opera.fi)
Mar. 6 Don Carlo (Verdi). Also 13, 15, 22
Mar. 21 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 25, 27, 29m, Apr. 2, 4, 8, 10, 23, 25, May 3m

FLANDERS OPERA (Antwerp Opera House; Ghent Opera House, 32 70 22 02 02;  www.vlaamseopera.be)
Mar. 2m Otello (Verdi). Also 7, 9 (Ghent)
Mar. 21 Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk (Shostakovich). Also 23m, 26, 29, Apr. 1, 3, 6m (Antwerp)

GOTHENBURG OPERA (46 31 13 13 00;  www.opera.se)
Mar. 1 Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck). Also 12, 15, 21, 27, 30, Apr. 2, 11

GRAN TEATRE DEL LICEU (Barcelona, 34 93 485 99 13;  www.liceubarcelona.com)
Mar. 8 Tosca (Puccini). Also 9, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25

GRAND THÉÂTRE DE GENÈVE (Geneva, 41 22 418 31 30;  www.geneveopera.ch)
Mar. 1 Nabucco (Verdi). Also 2m, 4, 6, 7, 8, 10
Mar. 21 Siegfried ou qui Deviendra… (Wagner/Larsen). Also 22m, 22 (family opera)
Mar. 28 Delusion of the Fury (Partch). Also 29

HAMBURGISCHE STAATSOPER (49 40 35 68 68;  www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de)
Mar. 1 Il Turco in Italia (Rossini). Also 4
Mar. 9 The Cunning Little Vixen (Janacek). Also 12, 16, 19, 23m, 27, 29, Apr. 5
Mar. 11 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 13, 15, June 18, 21, 25
Mar. 22 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 28, Apr. 10
Mar. 26 Lucrezia Borgia (Donizetti). Also 30, Apr. 3

HUNGARIAN STATE OPERA HOUSE (Magyar Állami Operaház, Budapest, 36 1 353 0170; www.opera.hu)
Mar. 1m Die Lustige Witwe (Lehar). Also 2, 5, 6
Mar. 1 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart). Also 7, 9
Mar. 4 Bánk Bán (Erkel). Also 6, 9m, 14, 16m, 16
Mar. 8m The King's New Clothes (Ránki). Also 23m, 30m, Apr. 27m (family opera)
Mar. 22 Jenůfa (Janáček). Also 25, 27, 29, Apr. 2, 4
Mar. 26 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 28, 30, Apr. 1, 3, 5

ISRAELI OPERA (Tel Aviv Perf. Arts Center, 972 3 692 7777;  www.israel-opera.co.il)
Mar. 1 Don Pasquale (Donizetti)
Mar. 20 Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also 21m, 22, 24, 25, 27, 28m, 29, 31, Apr. 2, 4m, 5

KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 47 99 74 00;  www.komische-oper-berlin.de)
Mar. 2 The Fiery Angel (Prokofiev). Also July 10
Mar. 7 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 15, 18, 24, Apr. 3, 13, 17, 21, 25, May 4m, 4, 10
Mar. 8 Clivia (Dostal). Also 14, 20, 28, Apr. 20, 26, June 23, July 7
Mar. 9 Serse (Handel). Also 5, 15, Mar. 9, 21, Apr. 4, 11
Mar. 16 Iphigénie en Tauride (Gluck). Also 22, Apr. 1, 6
Mar. 19m Ali Baba und die 40 Räuber (Akyol). Also 25m, 30m, 31m, Apr. 2m (family opera)
Mar. 29 Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also Apr. 5, 12, 24, 30

MALMÖ OPERA (46 40 20 85 00;  www.malmoopera.se)
Mar. 1 Cabaret (Kander). Also 2m, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9m, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16m, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23m
Mar. 7 Rebecca (Levay). Also 8, 9m, 14, 15, 16m, 27, 28, 29, Apr. 2, 5, 11, 12
Mar. 22 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 26, 30m, Apr. 4, 6m 10, 13m, 16, 19, 29, May 2, 7, 10, 13, 15, 18, 29, June 1, 5, 7

NATIONAL THEATRE, PRAGUE (420 224 901 448; www.narodni-divadlo.cz)
Mar. 9 Aida (Verdi)
Mar. 19 Two Widows (Smetana). Also Apr. 24, May 30
Mar. 25 The Jacobin (Dvořák). Also May 21
State Opera
Mar. 4 La Traviata (Verdi). Also Apr. 12, 20, May 10, June 14
Mar. 7 Turandot (Puccini). Also 29, Apr. 27, June 1
Mar. 18 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Also Apr. 30, June 6
Mar. 22 La Bohème (Puccini). Also Mar. 22, May 2, 18, 19
Theatre of the Estates
Mar. 14 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 26, Apr. 20m, May 9, 29
Mar. 16 Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck). Also 17
Mar. 29m Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 29, May 12, June 3

NEW NATIONAL THEATRE, TOKYO (81 3 5351 3011;  www.nntt.jac.go.jp)
Mar. 12 Die Tote Stadt (Korngold). Also 15m, 18, 21m, 24m

OPER FRANKFURT (49 69 212 49 49 4;  www.oper-frankfurt.de)
Mar. 1 Falstaff (Verdi). Also May 16, 22, 24, 30
Mar. 2 Orlando Furioso (Vivaldi). Also 8, 14
Mar. 6 Daphne (R. Strauss). Also 9, 15, 22
Mar. 7 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 16m, 21, 23, 29, Apr. 10
Mar. 30 La Gazza Ladra (Rossini). Also Apr. 4, 6, 12, 17, 20, 26, May 4

OPER LEIPZIG (Opernhaus/Haus Dreilinden, 49 341 1261-275; www.oper-leipzig.de)
Mar. 1 Das Liebesverbot (Wagner). Also May 28
Mar. 1 Wagners Ding mit dem Ring (Zaufke). Also 2m, Apr. 5, 6m
Mar. 2 Manon Lescaut (Massenet). Also Apr. 19, May 10
Mar. 6 The Rocky Horror Show (O'Brien). Also 7, Apr. 15, 16
Mar. 9 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Also Apr. 12, May 11
Mar. 15 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart)
Mar. 21 Rigoletto (Verdi)
Mar. 22 Die Lustige Witwe (Lehar). Also 23m, 29, 30m, Apr. 12, 13m, 19, 20m, May 3, 4m, June 4, 28, 29m, July 1, 12,
     13m
Mar. 22 Nabucco (Verdi)
Mar. 23 La Traviata (Verdi). Also Apr. 13, May 29
Mar. 27 The Count of Monte Cristo (Wildhorn). Also 28, Apr. 8, 9, May 28, 29m
Mar. 30 Parsifal (Wagner). Also Apr. 18

OPÉRA COMIQUE (Salle Favart, Paris, 33 8 25 01 01 23; www.opera-comique.com)
Mar. 20 Platée (Rameau). Also 22, 24, 25, 27, 30m
Mar. 21 Castor et Pollux (Rameau). In concert
Mar. 29 Hippolyte et Aricie (Rameau)

OPÉRA DE LYON (Place de la Comédie, 33 826 305 325;  www.opera-lyon.org)
Mar. 1 Le Comte Ory (Rossini). Also 3, 5
Mar. 6 I Went to the House but Did Not Enter (Goebbels). Also 7, 8
Mar. 14 Steve Five (King Different) (Auzet). World premiere. Also 15, 17, 18

OPÉRA DE MARSEILLE (Opéra Municipal, 33 4 91 55 11 10;  opera.marseille.fr)
Mar. 8 Colomba (Petit). World premiere. Also 11, 13, 16m

OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO (Monte-Carlo, 377 98 06 28 28; www.opera.mc)
Mar. 21 Il Mondo della Luna (Haydn). Also 23m, 25
Mar. 27 Philemon und Baucis (Haydn). Also 27 (marionette opera)

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE BORDEAUX (33 5 56 00 85 95;  www.opera-bordeaux.com)
Mar. 1 Les Indes Galantes (Rameau)
Mar. 22 Castor et Pollux (Rameau). Also 22. In concert

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE LORRAINE (33 3 83 85 33 11;  www.opera-national-lorraine.fr)
Mar. 21 Siegfried et l'Anneau Maudit (Wagner/Stieghorst/Nessi/Ghristi/Jacquelot). Also 22, 23m, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30m (family opera)

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS (33 1 71 25 24 23;  www.operadeparis.fr)
Opéra Bastille
Mar. 1 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 4, 7, 12
Mar. 11 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 14, 17, 20, 22, 25, 29, Apr. 1, 6, 10, 13, 15
Mar. 15 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 18, 21, 24, 27, 31, Apr. 4, 7, 11, June 29
Palais Garnier
Mar. 31 L’Italiana in Algeri (Rossini). Also Apr. 2, 4, 7, 9, 12, 17, 21, 23

OPERA NORTH, U.K. (Various locations, 44 113 243 9999; www.operanorth.co.uk)
Mar. 5 La Fanciulla del West (Puccini). Also 7, 12, 14, 19, 21
Mar. 6 Macbeth (Verdi). Also 8 (Salford Quays); 11, 13 (Newcastle); 18, 20 (Nottingham)

OPÉRA ROYAL DE WALLONIE (Palais Opéra de Liège, 32 4 221 47 22;  www.operaliege.be)
Mar. 25 Aida (Verdi). Also 26, 27, 28, 30m, Apr. 1, 2, 4, 5

OPERNHAUS ZÜRICH (41 44 268 66 66;  www.opernhaus.ch)
Mar. 1 Don Carlo (Verdi)
Mar. 2 Aida (Verdi). Also 6, 9, 13, 16, 19, 22, 26, 29, Apr. 1
Mar. 11 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 14, 20, 23
Mar. 21 Les Contes d’Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also 25, 28, 30, Apr. 2

POLISH NATIONAL OPERA (Teatr Wielki, Warsaw, 48 22 69 20 208; www.teatrwielki.pl)
Mar. 14 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also 16, 18, 19, Apr. 22, May 8, 9, 10
Mar. 15 Attila (Verdi). Also 15. In concert
Mar. 30 The Haunted Manor (Moniuszko)

ROYAL DANISH OPERA (Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen, 45 33 69 69 69;  www.kglteater.dk)
Mar. 2m Le Grand Macabre (Ligeti). Also 5, 13, 16m, 20, 28
Mar. 22 Porgy and Bess (Gershwin). Also 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,

ROYAL OPERA, U.K. (Covent Garden, London, 44 20 7304 4000;  www.roh.org.uk)
Mar. 3 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Also 6, 9m, 12, 15, 18
Mar. 4 Turandot (Puccini). Also 7, 10
Mar. 14 Die Frau ohne Schatten (R. Strauss). Also 17, 20, 23m, 26, 29, Apr. 2

ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA (Stockholm, 46 8 791 44 00;  www.operan.se)
Mar. 5 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 7, 11, 19, 28, Apr. 5m
Mar. 6 Stiffelio (Verdi). Also 8m
Mar. 15 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 17, 20, 22m, 24, 26, 29m, 31, Apr. 4, 6m, 10, 12m, 15, 22, 27m

SCOTTISH OPERA (On tour, 44 141 332 3321;  www.scottishopera.org.uk)
Mar. 22 Macbeth (Verdi). Also 27, 29 (Glasgow); Apr. 8, 10 (Edinburgh)
Mar. 30 Turandot (Puccini). Also 30m (Edinburgh). In concert

SEMPEROPER DRESDEN (49 351 4911 705;   www.semperoper.de)
Mar. 1 Carmen (Bizet). Also 23, 29, Apr. 23, 25
Mar. 2m Moscow, Cheryomushki (Shostakovich). Also 4, 6, 28, 30, 31, Apr. 2
Mar. 2 Guntram (R. Strauss). In concert
Mar. 6 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 8, 15, 28, June 14, 21, 26, 30, July 4
Mar. 7 Idomeneo (Mozart). Also 14
Mar. 9m Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). Also 16m, Apr. 15m, 18
Mar. 21 Salome (R. Strauss). Also 25, 27
Mar. 22 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 24, 26, 30, Apr. 3, 5m, 6, 8, May 6, 11, 16, 27, June 2, 12

STAATSOPER IM SCHILLER THEATER (Berlin, 49 30 2035 4555;
      www.staatsoper-berlin.org)
Mar. 1 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 4
Mar. 1 Moscow, Cheryomushki (Shostakovich). Also 2, 7, 8
Mar. 2 Tosca (Puccini). Also 6, 14, 24, June 1
Mar. 8 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart)

Mar. 9 Rein Gold (Wagner/Stemann). Also 12, 15
Mar. 16 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 21, 23, 28, Apr. 3, 6m
Mar. 30 Die Verwandlung/Die Blinden (Dittrich). Also Apr. 2, 4, 5, 9, 11

STAATSTHEATER AM GÄRTNERPLATZ (Munich,
     49 089 21 85 19 60; 
 www.staatstheater-am-gaertnerplatz.de)
Mar. 2 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart). Also 3, 5
Mar. 29 Don Pasquale (Donizetti). Also 31, Apr. 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12

STAATSTHEATER STUTTGART (49 711 20 20 90;  www.staatstheater.stuttgart.de)
Mar. 1 Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). Also 8
Mar. 2 Wunderzaichen (Andre). World premiere. Also 7, 16, 22, 25
Mar. 6 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Also 13, Apr. 4, May 16, 21
Mar. 23 Siegfried (Wagner). Also 30, Apr. 13, 18, 21, 27
Mar. 28 Peter Pan (Ayres). World premiere. Also Apr. 5, 10
Mar. 29 La Sonnambula (Bellini). Also Apr. 3, 11, 24, May 2, 10, 14, 17, 22, June 11

TEATRO ALLA SCALA (Milan, 39 02 72 003 744;  www.teatroallascala.org)
Mar. 1 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Also 4, 7
Mar. 2 The Tsar’s Bride (Rimsky-Korsakov). Also 5, 8, 11, 14

TEATRO LA FENICE (Venice, 39 041 786511; www.teatrolafenice.it)
Mar. 1 Il Campiello (Wolf-Ferrari). Also 5, 7, 11
Mar. 2 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 5, 7, 9
Mar. 4 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 6, 8
Mar. 27 Elegy for Young Lovers (Henze). Also 29, Apr. 2, 4, 6
Mar. 28 Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno (Handel). Also 30, Apr. 1, 3, 5

TEATRO REAL (Madrid, 34 902 24 48 48; www.teatro-real.com)
Mar. 2 Alceste (Gluck). Also 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 14, 15

TEATRO REGIO DI TORINO (Turin, 39 011 8815 241;  www.teatroregio.torino.it)
Mar. 13 Tosca (Puccini). Also 16m, 18m
Mar. 21 Eine Florentinische Tragödie (Zemlinsky)/Gianni Schicchi (Puccini). Also 22, 23m, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29m, 30m

THEATER AN DER WIEN (Vienna, 43 1 588 85;  www.theater-wien.at)
Mar. 6 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 8
Mar. 17 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 19
Mar. 27 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 29

THÉÂTRE DES CHAMPS ELYSÉES (Paris, 01 49 52 50 50;  www.theatrechampselysees.fr)
Mar. 11 Les Fêtes de l'Hymen et de l'Amour (Rameau). In concert
Mar. 18 Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). In concert

THÉÂTRE DU CAPITOLE (Toulouse, 33 5 61 63 13 13;  www.theatre-du-capitole.org)
Mar. 15 Les Pigeons d'Argile (Hurel). World premiere. Also 18, 20m, 22

THÉÂTRE ROYAL DE LA MONNAIE (Brussels, 32 2 70 23 39 39;  www.demunt.be)
Mar. 2 Guillaume Tell (Rossini). Also 5, 9m, 11. In concert
Mar. 19 Arthur (Purcell/Verhelst). Also 20, 21
Mar. 30m Au Monde (Boesmans). World premiere. Also Apr. 1, 3, 4, 6m, 8, 9, 11, 12

THÉÂTRES DE LA VILLE (Grand Théâtre, Luxembourg, 352 47 08 95 1;  www.theatres.lu)
Mar. 30 Ottone (Handel). Also 30m

VOLKSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513;  www.volksoper.at)
Mar. 1 Carmen (Bizet). Also 7, 10, 15, May 3, 7
Mar. 3m Erwin, das Naturtalent (Svoboda). Also 6, 9m (family opera)
Mar. 3 Albert Herring (Britten). Also 9, 11, 20
Mar. 4 Turandot (Puccini). Also 8, 12, 16, 23
Mar. 14 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Also 27, Apr. 20, 25, 28, May 14, 20, 23, June 27
Mar. 21 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 24, 28, Apr. 2
Mar. 22 Gräfin Mariza (Kálmán). Also 25, 30m, Apr. 1, 8, 16, 22, May 11, 15, 21
Mar. 29 La Traviata (Verdi). Also Apr. 3, 7, 12, 14, 19, 27m, May 8

WELSH NATIONAL OPERA (Various locations, 44 29 2063 5000;  www.wno.org.uk)
Mar. 1 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29, Apr. 1, 5, 12
Mar. 5 Manon Lescaut (Puccini). Also 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, Apr. 2, 4, 11
Mar. 6 Boulevard Solitude (Henze). Also 13, 20, 27, Apr. 3

WIENER STAATSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.wiener-staatsoper.at)
Mar. 3 L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti). Also 6, 9, Apr. 29, June 14
Mar. 4 Adriana Lecouvreur (Cilèa). Also 8, 12
Mar. 7 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Also 10, 14
Mar. 13 Tosca (Puccini). Also 15, June 23, 27
Mar. 19 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 22, 26, 29
Mar. 23 Wozzeck (Berg). Also 27, 30m
Mar. 31 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini)spacer
 



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