Dateline

by MARIA MAZZARO

METROPOLITAN OPERA (Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 212-362-6000; 
   www.metopera.org)

Oct. 2 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). M. Petersen, Majeski, Leonard; Abdrazakov, Mattei; Levine, Eyre, Howell
Oct. 3 Macbeth (Verdi). Netrebko; Lučić, Calleja, Pape; Luisi, Noble, M. Thompson
Oct. 4m Carmen (Bizet). Rachvelishvili, Hartig; Antonenko, Cavalletti; Heras-Casado, Eyre, Howell. 
Oct. 4 La Bohème (Puccini). Hong, Papatanasiu; Hymel, Kelsey, Soar; Frizza, Zeffirelli/Smit, Zeffirelli/P. Hall
Oct. 6 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Yende, Durlovski; Spence, Werba, Pape; Fischer, Taymor/Kneuss, Tsypin/Taymor
Oct. 7 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Same as Oct. 2
Oct. 8 Macbeth (Verdi). Same as Oct. 3
Oct. 9 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Oct. 4m
Oct. 10 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Same as Oct. 2
Oct. 11m Macbeth (Verdi). Same as Oct. 3
Oct. 11 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Same as Oct. 6
Oct. 13 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Oct. 4m exc. Jovanovich for Antonenko
Oct. 14 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Same as Oct. 2 exc. Gillebo for Leonard
Oct. 15 Macbeth (Verdi). Same as Oct. 3
Oct. 16 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Same as Oct. 6
Oct. 17 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Oct. 4m
Oct. 18m Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Same as Oct. 2
Oct. 18 Macbeth (Verdi). Same as Oct. 3
Oct. 20 The Death of Klinghoffer (Adams). Martens; Opie, Szot, Allicock; D. Robertson, T. Morris, Pye/L. Hopkins
Oct. 21 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Same as Oct. 6 except Kehrer for Pape
Oct. 22 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Same as Oct. 2
Oct. 23 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Oct. 4m
Oct. 24 The Death of Klinghoffer (Adams). Same as Oct. 20
Oct. 25m Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Same as Oct. 6 except Persson for Yende, Kehrer for Pape
Oct. 25 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Same as Oct. 2
Oct. 27 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Persson, Lewek; Spence, Werba, Kehrer; Fischer, Taymor/Kneuss, Tsypin/Taymor
Oct. 28 Carmen (Bizet). Same as Oct. 4m except Abdrazakov for Cavalletti
Oct. 29 The Death of Klinghoffer (Adams). Same as Oct. 20
Oct. 30 Aida (Verdi). Monastyrska, Borodina; Giordani, Lučić, Belosselskiy, S. Howard; Armiliato, Frisell/Pickover, 
   Quaranta/Saligeri
Oct. 31 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Same as Oct. 27

AMARILLO OPERA (Globe-News Ctr. for the Performing Arts, 806-372-7464; 
   www.amarilloopera.org)

Oct. 4 Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni)/Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). Also 5m
Oct. 29 Bon Appetit! (Hoiby). Also 30, 31, Nov. 1m (Amarillo Museum of Art)

ARIZONA OPERA (Phoenix Symphony Hall; Tucson Music Hall, 602-266-7464; www.azopera.com)
Oct. 10 Cruzar la Cara de la Luna (J. Martínez). Duarte, Cerda-Alonzo, Wheeler; Moreno, Shircliffe, Guzman, Ávalos, 
   Mejia; Martínez, Foglia, Foglia/Galindo. Also 11, 12m (Phoenix); Oct. 18, 19m (Tucson)

ASHEVILLE LYRIC OPERA (Diana Wortham Theatre, 828-257-4530; www.ashevillelyric.org)
Oct. 3 Die Fledermaus (Strauss). Truitt, Barnett, Buchholz; Flores, Hobbs, Wetzel; Orth, Truitt, Starkey & 
   J. Ross/Harnett-Hargrove. Also 5m

BOSTON LYRIC OPERA (Shubert Theatre, Citi Performing Arts Ctr., 617-542-6772; www.blo.org)

Oct. 10 La Traviata (Verdi). Matanovic; Wade Lee, Hurt; Fagen, Rader-Shieber, Noulin-Merat/Climer. Also 12m, 15, 
   17, 19m

CANADIAN OPERA COMPANY (Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto, 
   800-250-4653; www.coc.ca)

Oct. 3 Falstaff (Verdi). Fortin, Osborne, Lemieux, Segal; Finley, Antoun, Braun; Debus, Carsen, 
   Steinberg/Reiffenstuel. Also 9, 12m, 14, 25m, 29, Nov. 1
Oct. 10 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Racette/Kaduce, DeShong; Secco/Carè, Croft/Dahl; Lange, Macdonald, Benson. 
   Also 11m, 15, 18, 19m, 21, 22, 24, 26m, 28, 30, 31

CURTIS INSTITUTE OF MUSIC OPERA THEATRE (Prince Music Theater, Philadelphia, 
   215-893-7902; www.curtis.edu)

Oct. 9 Iolanta (Tchaikovsky). Sterrenberg/MacKinnon; Hage/E. Johnson, McCorkie/Plumb, Shivone/A. Reed; 
   Watanabe. Also 10, 11, 12m (in concert)

DALLAS OPERA (Winspear Opera House, 214-443-1000; www.dallasopera.org)
Oct. 24 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Ritter, Car, Fons; Palazzi, Hopkins; Villaume, Moriarty, Bury/TBA. Also 26m, 
   29, Nov. 1, 7, 9m
Oct. 30 Salome (R. Strauss). Voigt, Bickley; Brubaker, Grimsley; Rogister, Zambello, Davison/Yavich. Also 
   Nov. 2m, 5, 8

EDMONTON OPERA (Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 780-429-1000; 
   www.edmontonopera.com)

Oct. 25 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Szadovszki; Addis, McLennan, Goerz/Sylvestre; R. Dean, A. Grant, 
   Stichbury/Mirhady. Also 28, 30

FLORENTINE OPERA COMPANY (Marcus Ctr. for the Performing Arts, Milwaukee, 800-326-7372; 
   www.florentineopera.org)

Oct. 24 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Mellor; Tigges, Danholt, Volpe; Rescigno, Suozzi, Stollmack/Vaglica. 
   Also 26m

GOTHAM CHAMBER OPERA (Lynch Theater, John Jay College, New York, 212-868-4460; 
   www.gothamchamberopera.org)

Oct. 14 Alexandre Bis (Martinů)/Comedy On the Bridge (Martinů). Cast TBA; Goren, Marvel, C. Anderson/Toblini. 
   Also 15, 16, 17, 18

HAWAII OPERA THEATRE (Blaisdell Concert Hall, Honolulu, 800-836-7372; www.hawaiiopera.org)
Oct. 10 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Tetriani, Liang; Margiore, Sutin; Törzs, Akina, Shibuya/Namba. Also 12m, 14

HOUSTON GRAND OPERA (Wortham Theater Ctr., 713-228-6737; www.houstongrandopera.org)
Oct. 24 Otello (Verdi). A. Pérez; S. O'Neill, Vratogna; P. Summers, J. Cox, Engels. Also 26m, Nov. 1, 4, 7
Oct. 31 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Willis-Sørensen, M. Moore, Focile; Costello, Imbrailo, Corbelli; P. Summers, 
   Silverstein, Oberle. Also Nov. 2m, 8, 13, 15

INDIANA UNIVERSITY OPERA THEATER (Musical Arts Ctr., 812-855-7433; 
   www.music.indiana.edu/opera)

Oct. 17 La Bohème (Puccini). S. Kim/Sauter, C. Hart/M. Sill; Maughan/Stark, Coughanour/J. Lee, Berlanga/M. 
   Simmons; Nadler, Capobianco/Buchman, Higgins. Also 18, 19, 24, 25

INTERMOUNTAIN OPERA (Bozeman, Montana, 406-587-2889; www.intermountainopera.org)
Oct. 10 H.M.S. Pinafore (Sullivan). Also 11, 12m

LOS ANGELES OPERA (Chandler Pavilion, 213-972-8001; www.laopera.com)
Oct. 25 Dido and Aeneas (Purcell). Murrihy, Kasper; Bonner. Bluebeard's Castle (Bartók). Mahnke; Hayward; Sloane, 
   Kosky, Lea Tag. Also Nov. 2m, 6, 9m, 12, 15

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO (Civic Opera House, 312-332-2244; www.lyricopera.org)
Oct. 2m Don Giovanni (Mozart). Rebeka, Martínez, Chuchman; Kwiecien, Poli, Ketelsen, Sumuel, Silvestrelli; A. 
   Davis, R. Falls, Spangler/Kuzmanic. Also 5m, 8m, 11, 14, 17, 24m, 29
Oct. 6 Capriccio (R. Strauss). Fleming, von Otter; Burden, Skovhus, Iversen, P. Rose; Davis, McClintock, 
   Pagano/Perdziola. Also 9, 12m, 15, 22, 25, 28
Oct. 27 Il Trovatore (Verdi). A. Wagner, Blythe; Y. Lee, Kelsey; Fisch, Hausman, C. Edwards/Reiffenstuel. Also Nov. 
   2m, 9m, 12, 15, 18, 21, 29 

MICHIGAN OPERA THEATRE (Detroit Opera House, 313-237-7464; www.michiganopera.org)
Oct. 18 Elektra (R. Strauss). Goerke, Check, Grove; Margison, Gazheli; Mercurio, Muni, Lyne. Also 22, 25, 26m

MIDATLANTIC OPERA COMPANY (Ridge Performing Arts Ctr., 908-204-2585; 
   www.midatlanticopera.org)

Oct. 26 Rigoletto (Verdi). Manning-White, Mushegain; Stearns, Kumar, McNichols; Tramm, Magos, TBA/Routh

MOBILE OPERA (Mobile Civic Ctr. Theater, 251-432-6772; www.mobileopera.org)
Oct. 24 Werther (Massenet). D. Pierce, M. King; G. Wilson, K. Harris; A. Anderson, Lamb, Houghton/LeBeouf. 
   Also 26m

NASHVILLE OPERA (James K. Polk Theater, Tennessee Performing Arts Ctr., 615-832-5242; 
   www.nashvilleopera.org)

Oct. 9 La Bohème (Puccini). Pastin, H. Buck; N. Stewart, Verm, P. An; J. Shannon, Hoomes, P. Harrison/A.T. Jones. 
   Also 11

NEW JERSEY ASSOCIATION OF VERISMO OPERA (Bergen Performing Arts Ctr., Englewood, 
   201-227-1030; www.verismopera.org)

Oct. 16m La Bohème (Puccini). Azrieli Perez/S. Bennett, La Vita/Giermola; Heredia/Jaramillo, Y. An/J. Scott, 
   Goldman/H. Jo; Morss, La Quaif, TBA. Also 26m

NEW ORLEANS OPERA (Mahalia Jackson Theater, 504-529-2278; www.neworleansopera.org)
Oct. 10 Carmen (Bizet). Chauvet, Kyriakidou; Hymel, Gradus; Production TBA. Also 12m

OPERA ATELIER (Elgin Theatre, Toronto, 416-703-3767; www.operaatelier.com)
Oct. 23 Alcina (Handel). Lindsay, Asselin, TBA, McHardy, Giunta; Špicer, Laquerre; Fallis, Pynkoski, 
   Gauci/Gianfrancesco. Also 25, 26m, 28, 31, Nov. 1m

OPERA CAROLINA (Blumenthal Performing Arts Ctr., Charlotte, 704-372-1000; www.operacarolina.org)
Oct. 18 Nabucco (Verdi). Harris, Rafalo; Hawkins, Gangestad, Arreola; Meena, Uzan, Uzan & Baumgarten/TBA. 
   Also 23, 26m

OPERA COMPANY OF MIDDLEBURY (Town Hall Theater, Vermont, 802-382-9222; www.ocmvermont.org)
Oct. 3 La Traviata (Verdi). Bard; Flora, Major; Plasson, Do. Anderson, De. Anderson/Do. Anderson. Also 5

OPÉRA DE QUÉBEC (Salle Louis Fréchette, Grand Théâtre de Québec, 418-529-0688; 
   www.operadequebec.qc.ca)

Oct. 18 Die Lustige Witwe (Lehár). Also 21, 23, 25 (in French)

OPERA EBONY (Aaron Davis Hall, NYC, New York, 212.877.2110; www.operaebony.org)
Oct. 4 Cosí Fan Tutte (Mozart). Bradley, Eaton, Apostolu; Bakari, A. Turner, Szkafarowski; Dunner, H. Clarke, J. 
   Buck/Morales

OPERA GRAND RAPIDS (DeVos Hall, 616-451-2741; www.operagr.com)
Oct. 31 Carmen (Bizet). Also Nov. 1

OPERA IDAHO (Egyptian Theatre, Boise, 208-387-1273; www.operaidaho.org)
Oct. 24 Orpheus and Eurydice (Gluck). Also 26m (semi-staged, in English)

OPERA LAFAYETTE (Kennedy Ctr., D.C., except as indicated, 202-546-9332; 
   www.operalafayette.org)

Oct. 6 Les Fêtes de l'Hymen et de l'Amour (Rameau). Perruche, Spitzer Grimaldi, Debono; Sheehan, 
   J. Thompson; Production TBA. Also 9 (Rose Theater, New York) 

OPERA MEMPHIS (Clark Opera Memphis Ctr., 901-257-3100; www.operamemphis.org)
Oct. 9 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 11

OPERA OMAHA (Orpheum Theater, 877-346-4398; www.operaomaha.org)
Oct. 17 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 19m

OPERA PHILADELPHIA (Academy of Music, 215-732-8400; www.operaphila.org)
Oct. 1 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Holloway; J. Beyer, Stayton, Tigges, Burdette; Rovaris, M. Shell, 
   Kambara/A. Seymour. Also 3, 5m

OPERA SOUTHWEST (National Hispanic Cultural Ctr., Albuquerque, 505-243-0591; 
   www.operasouthwest.org)

Oct. 26m Amleto (Faccio). Also 31, Nov. 2m

PACIFIC OPERA VICTORIA (Royal Theatre, 250-385-0222; www.pov.bc.ca)
Oct. 16 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Henson, Platts, Waynne Allison; Fanning, Gietz, T. Thomas; Vernon, 
   Trompert, Winkler/N. Bryant. Also 18, 24, 26m

PIEDMONT OPERA THEATRE (Stevens Ctr., Winston–Salem, NC, 336-725-7101; 
   www.piedmontopera.org)

Oct. 31 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also Nov. 2m, 4

SALT MARSH OPERA (Hepburn Cultural Ctr., Old Saybrook, 860-535-3456; 
   www.saltmarshopera.org)

Oct. 1 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 3, 5m

SAN FRANCISCO OPERA (War Memorial Opera House, 415-864-3330; www.sfopera.com)
Oct. 4 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Di Giacomo, Stober, Zajick; Vargas, T. Hampson; Luisotti, Condemi, 
   TBA/Conklin. Also 7, 10, 13, 16, 19m, 22
Oct. 15 Partenope (Handel). De Niese, Mack; D. Daniels, Costanzo, Sly; Wachner, Alden, Lieberman/Morrell. 
   Also 18, 21, 24, 30, Nov. 2m
Oct. 23 Tosca (Puccini). Haroutounian; Jagde, Delavan; Frizza, Condemi, Bosquet. Also 26m, Nov. 1, 4, 8

SARASOTA OPERA (Sarasota Opera House, 941-366-8450; www.sarasotaopera.org)
Oct. 31 Pagliacci (Leoncavallo). D. Walker; Hendrick, Nisticò, TBA; DeRenzi, Sundine, D. Gordon, 
   H. Kaplan. Also Nov. 2m, 5, 11, 13, 15m

SEATTLE OPERA (Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 800-426-1619; www.seattleopera.org)
Oct. 18 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Wall, Caballero, C. Hall; Cavallier, Brownlee, Anstine, Boyer, Bisch; 
   Wedow, C. Alexander, Dahlstrom/Cramer. Also 19m, 22, 25, 29, 31, Nov. 1

SYRACUSE OPERA (Crouse-Hinds Concert Theater, 315-476-7372; www.syracuseopera.com)
Oct. 24 Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss). Goode Cooper, Thurman, Sadler; M. Mayes, Ferriera, P. Clark; Frost, 
   Schweibert, Rom/Kotanen. Also 26m (in English)

TACOMA OPERA (Rialto Theater, Washington, 253-627-7789; www.tacomaopera.com)
Oct. 31 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Altiveros, Picard; Neuville, Bede, Grayson; Kwiram, Koran, Granum/Wislar. 
   Also Nov. 2m (sung in German with English dialogue)

TACONIC OPERA (Yorktown Stage, New York, 815-886-7372; www.taconicopera.org)
Oct. 18 Falstaff (Verdi). Bahu/Noonan, Miranda/Oberjat, McAlee, Dionis; Ocasio, Peñaverde, 
   Koroneos/L. Scott; Nakabayashi, TBA, Montez/TBA. Also 19m

TOLEDO OPERA (Valentine Theatre, 419-255-7464; www.toledoopera.org)
Oct. 10 Tosca (Puccini). J. Gardner; Diegel, Chioldi; Meena, Capasso, A.T. Jones/Sormani. Also 12m

TRI-CITIES OPERA (Forum Theater, Binghamton, 607-772-0400; www.tricitiesopera.com)
Oct. 24 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 26m

TULSA OPERA (Tulsa Performing Arts Ctr., 918-587-4811; www.tulsaopera.com)
Oct. 24 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 26m

UTAH OPERA (Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City, 801-533-6683; www.utahopera.org)
Oct. 11 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Y. Lee, N. Nelsen; Fennell, T. Cook; Tweten, Bruce, J. 
   Gunter/Bristow. Also 13, 15, 17, 19m

VANCOUVER OPERA (Queen Elizabeth Theatre, BC, 604-683-0222; www.vancouveropera.ca)
Oct. 23 Stickboy (Weisensel). World premiere. Also 24, 25, 28, 29m, 30, Nov. 1m, 1, 4, 5m, 6, 7

VIRGINIA OPERA (Richmond, 866-673-7282; vaopera.org)
Oct. 3 Sweeney Todd (Sondheim). Opuszynski, Pancella; Powell, Chiang, Gardner, Blalock; A. Turner, R. Daniels, R. 
   Hernandez/Rebholz. Also 5m

WEST BAY OPERA (Lucie Stern Theatre, Palo Alto, 650-424-9999; www.wbopera.org)
Oct. 17 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Clayton, Houston; Callon, Karagiozov; Moscovich, Vieira, Revon/L. Lowe. Also 
   19m, 25, 26m

 

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ASTANA OPERA (On tour, 7 7172 709 600;www.astanaopera.kz)
Oct. 3 Das Rheingold (Wagner). Gubanova, Bulycheva, Kalagina; W. White, Vekua, Putilin. Die Walküre (Wagner).
   Savova, Khudoley, Gubanova; Amonov, Feliauer, Petrenko; Gergiev, Pevzner, Gergiev & Tsypin/TBA.
   Also Oct. 4 (Mariinsky Theatre)
Oct. 27 Voice of Asia. In concert at Carnegie Hall

BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER (Nationaltheater, Munich, 49 89 21 85 19 20;
   www.bayerische.staatsoper.de)

Oct. 1 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart)
Oct. 2 Die Schweigsame Frau (Strauss). Also 5, 11
Oct. 3 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). Also 6, 10
Oct. 14 La Clemenza di Tito (Mozart). Also 17, 23
Oct. 19 The Makropulos Case (Janáček). Also 22, 26, 29, Nov. 11
Oct. 31 Die Soldaten (Zimmermann). Also Nov. 2, 4

BUENOS AIRES LÍRICA (54 11 4812 6369; www.balirica.org.ar)
Oct. 17 Roméo et Juliette (Gounod). Also 19, 21, 23, 25

CAPE TOWN OPERA (Artscape Theatre Centre, 27 21 410 9807;
   www.capetownopera.co.za)

Oct. 18 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 22, 23, 25, 26m

DE NEDERLANDSE OPERA (Amsterdam, 31 20 625 54 55; www.dno.nl)
Oct. 4 L'Étoile (Chabrier). Also 7, 9, 13, 16, 18, 22, 26m

DEN NORSKE OPERA (Oslo, 47 21 42 21 21; www.operaen.no)
Oct. 2 Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Offenbach). Also 5, 8, 11m, 17, 19, 22, 25m
Oct. 3 Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk (Shostakovich)
Oct. 18 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 20, 23, 28, 30, Nov. 4

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN (Berliner Phiharmonie, 49 30 343 84 343;
   www.deutscheoperberlin.de)

Oct. 1 Dinorah (Meyerbeer). In concert
Oct. 14 Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). In concert

ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA (London Coliseum, 44 871 911 0200; www.eno.org)
Oct. 1 Serse (Handel). Also 3 (in English)
Oct. 2 The Girl of the Golden West (Puccini). Also 10, 15, 18, 22, 24, 27, 30, Nov. 1 (in English)
Oct. 4 Otello (Verdi). Also 9, 11, 14, 17 (in English)
Oct. 16 The Marriage of Figaro (Mozart). Also 23, 25, 28, 31, Nov. 4, 6, 8, 14, 19, 23m (in English)
Oct. 29 La Bohème (Puccini). Also Nov. 3, 5, 7, 13, 15, 20, 22, 26, 28, 30m, Dec. 2, 4, 6m (in English)

FESTIVAL VERDI, PARMA (39 0521 039399; www.teatroregioparma.org/verdifest)
Oct. 10 La Forza del Destino (Verdi). Also 16, 19m, 23, 28
Oct. 24 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 26m, 29, 31, Nov. 1, 2

FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA (Helsinki, 358 9 4030 2211; www.opera.fi)
Oct. 4m Boris Godunov (Mussorgsky). Also 9
Oct. 11 Pelléas et Mélisande (Debussy). Also 15, 17, 22

FLANDERS OPERA (Antwerp Opera House; Ghent Opera House, 32 70 22 02 02;
   www.vlaamseopera.be)

Oct. 1 Elektra (R. Strauss). Also 3 (Ghent)
Oct. 31 Khovanshchina (Mussorgsky). Also Nov. 2m, 4, 5, 7, 8 (Antwerp); Nov. 26, 28, 29, 30m, Dec. 2 (Ghent)

GRAN TEATRE DEL LICEU (Barcelona, 34 93 485 99 13; www.liceubarcelona.com)
Oct. 14 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 15, 17, 18, 20, 21, 23, 24, 26, 28, 29
Oct. 18m La Petita Flauta Màgica (Mozart/Menor). Also 26m (family opera)

GRAND THÉÂTRE DE GENÈVE (Geneva, 41 22 418 31 30; www.geneveopera.ch)
Oct. 9 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Also 11, 13, 15, 17, 19m

GOTHENBURG OPERA (46 31 13 13 00; www.opera.se)
Oct. 1 Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart). Also 3, 5m, 8, 10, 12, 16, 18, 31, Nov. 7, 12, 18, 23, 26
Oct. 2 La Serva Padrona (Pergolesi)/The Telephone (Menotti). 4, 5m, 9, 10, 11, 12m, 23, 24, 25, 26m, 29, 30, 31,
   Nov. 1 (in Swedish)

HAMBURGISCHE STAATSOPER (49 40 35 68 68; www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de)
Oct. 1 Salome (R. Strauss). Also 4, 10
Oct. 2 La Belle Hélène (Offenbach). Also 5m, 8
Oct 3 Aida (Verdi). Also 7, 12m
Oct. 9 Carmen (Bizet). Also 11, 18, 25
Oct. 16 Jenůfa. Also 23, 26, 29, Nov. 1
Oct. 19 Jeanne d'Arc au Bûcher (Honegger). Also 22 (in concert)
Oct. 21 Almira (Handel). Also 24, 28, 31
Oct. 25 Die Verzeihung des Opfers (Riehm/Vivier/Genet). Also 28, 30, Nov. 1
Oct. 30 La Traviata (Verdi). Also Nov. 6, Apr. 4, 8

HUNGARIAN STATE OPERA HOUSE (Magyar Állami Operaház, Budapest, 36 1 353 0170;
   www.opera.hu)

Oct. 1m L'Elisir d'Amore (Donizetti). Also 1, 2m, 2, 3m, 4m, 5m, 7m, 7, 8m, 9m, 10m, 10, 11m
Oct. 2 Tosca (Puccini). Also 4, 25, 29, Nov. 2, 13, 26
Oct. 3 Iphigénie en Tauride (Gluck). Also 5, 9, 11, 19
Oct. 10 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart). Also 12, 16, 18, 21, 24, 26, Nov. 14, 16m, 18, 22m
Oct. 17 Falstaff (Verdi). Also 19m, 22, Nov. 4, 8m
Oct. 27 Requiem (Verdi). Also 28 (in concert)

KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN (49 30 47 99 74 00; www.komische-oper-berlin.de)
Oct. 2 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). 4, 12, 18, 24, Nov. 21, Dec. 10, 19, 26, Jan. 16, 22, Feb. 20, 28,
Oct. 3 A Midsummer Night's Dream (Britten). Also 15, 31 (in German)
Oct. 5m Clivia (Dostal). Also 16, 26, Nov. 1
Oct. 11 La Belle Hélène (Offenbach). Also 17, 19m, 25, Nov. 8, 15, 23, Dec. 11, 31, Jan. 2, 18, 23 (in German)

LANDESTHEATER LINZ (43 732 76 110; www.landestheater-linz.at)
Oct. 2 The Turn of the Screw (Britten). Also 10, 24
Oct. 4 Tosca (Puccini). Also 10, 15, 18, 25, 29, Nov. 16, 27, Dec. 15, 19, Jan. 9, 30
Oct. 5 Raus aus dem Haus (D. Wagner). Also 5 (family opera)

MALMÖ OPERA (Sweden, 46 40 20 85 00; www.malmoopera.se)
Oct. 19m Roméo et Juliette (Gounod). Also 21, 23, 25, 28, 30 (in Swedish)

NATIONAL THEATRE, PRAGUE (various locations, 420 224 901 448; www.narodni-divadlo.cz)
Oct. 1 The Jacobin (Dvořák). Also Nov. 9, Jan. 21, Feb. 11 (National Theater)
Oct. 2 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Also Nov. 19, Dec. 14, Feb. 10 (State Theater)
Oct. 3 L'Olimpiade (Mysliveček). Also 11, 16 (Estates Theatre)
Oct. 3 Madama Butterfly (Puccini). Also Nov. 12, Jan. 8 (State Opera)
Oct. 4 Rusalka (Dvořák). Also Nov. 3, Dec. 18, Jan. 16, Feb. 12 (National Theater)
Oct. 5 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 30, Nov. 11, Dec. 9, Feb. 4 (State Opera)
Oct. 8 Tosca (Puccini). Nov. 2, Dec. 20, Jan. 2, Feb. 25 (State Opera)
Oct. 9 The Fall of Arkun (Fibich). Also 10, 12, 20, Jan. 28 (National Theatre)
Oct. 12 Turandot (Puccini). Also Nov. 16, Dec. 10, Feb. 1 (State Opera)
Oct. 17 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). Also 31, Nov. 12 (National Theatre)
Oct. 22 Carmen (Bizet). Also Nov. 20, Jan. 13 (National Theatre); 24, Nov. 8, 22, Dec. 12, 27, Jan. 3 (State Opera)
Oct. 23 Salome (R. Strauss). Also 26, 29, Nov. 25, Dec. 7 (State Opera)
Oct. 25 La Traviata (Verdi). Also Nov. 7, Dec. 30, Jan. 28, Feb. 3 (State Theater)
Oct. 28 Libuše (Smetana). Also Jan. 1 (National Theatre)

NEW NATIONAL THEATRE, TOKYO (81 3 5351 3011; www.nntt.jac.go.jp)
Oct. 2 Parsifal (Wagner). Also 5m, 8m, 11m, 14
Oct. 16 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 19m, 22m, 24, 26m

NEW ZEALAND OPERA (Wellington, 64 4 384 3333; www.nzopera.com)
Oct. 11 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 14, 16, 18

OPER FRANKFURT (49 69 212 49 49 4; www.oper-frankfurt.de)
Oct. 1 La Bohème (Puccini). 8, 11, Feb. 7, 28
Oct. 2 Sirenen (Riehm). World premiere. Also 4
Oct. 3 Falstaff (Verdi). Also 5, 10, 18, 24
Oct 11m Die Fledermaus (Strauss). Also 12m, Nov. 15, 16m, Dec. 27, 28m
Oct. 12 Hänsel und Gretel (Humperdinck). Also 17, 19, 25, Nov. 1, 14, 21, 22, Dec. 6m, 6, 10, 18, 22m, 22, 25m,
   25, 28m, 28, Jan. 2
Oct. 26 Die Frau ohne Schatten (Strauss). Also 30, Nov. 6, 9m, 16m
Oct. 29 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart). Also 31, Nov. 2, 7, 13

OPER LEIPZIG (Opernhaus/Haus Dreilinden, 49 341 1261-275; www.oper-leipzig.de)
Oct. 3m Lend Me a Tenor! (Carroll). Also 4, Dec. 31m, 31 (in German)
Oct. 4 Tosca (Puccini). Also 24, Dec. 7, 30
Oct. 11 Faust (Gounod). Also 25, Nov. 2, 9, 16, Jan. 8, 10
Oct. 12 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also Dec. 21, 27, Jan. 29
Oct. 25 Im Weißen Rößl (Benatzky/Stolz). Also 26m, Nov. 1, 2m, 4, 22, 23m, 25, Dec. 25
Oct. 30 Die Frau ohne Schatten (Strauss). Also Nov. 23

OPÉRA DE LYON (Place de la Comédie, 33 826 305 325; www.opera-lyon.org)
Oct. 11 Der Fliegende Holländer (Wagner). Also 13, 15, 17, 19m, 22, 24, 26m

OPÉRA DE MARSEILLE (Opéra Municipal, 33 4 91 55 11 10; opera.marseille.fr)
Oct. 1 La Gioconda (Ponchielli). Also 4m, 7, 10

OPERA DI FIRENZE (Florence, 39 055 2779 350; www.operadifirenze.it)
Oct. 14m Brundibár (Krása). Also 15m, 16m, 17m, 19, 19m (in Italian at the Teatro Goldoni; family opera)
Oct. 23 Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni). Also 26m, 28, 30, Nov. 2

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE BORDEAUX (33 5 56 00 85 95; www.opera-bordeaux.com)
Oct. 1 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 2, 3, 5m, 6, 7

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE LORRAINE (33 3 83 85 33 11; www.opera-national-lorraine.fr)
Oct. 5m Owen Wingrave (Britten). Also 7, 8, 10, 11

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS (33 1 71 25 24 23; www.operadeparis.fr)
Opéra Bastille
Oct. 1 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 4, 14, 15, 20, 23, 28, 30, Nov. 3
Oct. 10 Tosca (Puccini). Also 13, 16, 19m, 22, 24, 26m, 27, 29, Nov. 1, 4, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 21, 25, 28
Paris-Garnier
Oct. 16 Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart). Also 19m, 22, 24, 27, 29, Nov. 1, 5, 8, Jan. 21, 24, 26, 29

OPERA NORTH, U.K. (Various locations, 44 113 243 9999; www.operanorth.co.uk)
Oct. 3 La Traviata (Verdi). Also 17, 23, 28, Nov. 1, Jan. 31, Feb. 6, 14, 19, 26 (Leeds); Nov. 12, 14 (Newcastle); Nov. 19,
   21 (Salford Quays); Nov. 26, 28 (Nottingham)
Oct. 4 The Coronation of Poppea (Monteverdi). Also 11, 24, 30 (Leeds); Nov. 15 (Newcastle); Nov. 22 (Salford Quays);
   Nov. 29 (Nottingham). In English
Oct. 18 The Bartered Bride (Smetana). Also 25, 29, 31 (Leeds); Nov. 11, 13 (Newcastle); Nov. 18, 20 (Salford Quays); Nov.
   25, 27 (Nottingham). In English

OPÉRA ROYAL DE WALLONIE (Palais Opéra de Liège, 32 4 221 47 22; www.operaliege.be)
Oct. 12 Le Temple de la Gloire (Rameau). Also 12m (in concert)
Oct. 16 Manon (Massenet). Also 19m, 21, 23, 25
Oct. 24 Brundibár (Krása). Also 24 (in French; family opera)

OPERNHAUS ZÜRICH (41 44 268 66 66; www.opernhaus.ch)
Oct. 2 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 5, 8, 11
Oct. 3 Lohengrin (Wagner). Also 9, 14, 18
Oct. 5m La Fanciulla del West (Puccini). Also 10
Oct. 24 Il Matrimonio Segreto (Cimarosa). Also 26, 29, Nov. 1, 5, 9

ROYAL DANISH OPERA (Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen, 45 33 69 69 69; www.kglteater.dk)
Oct. 5m Der Rosenkavalier (R. Strauss). Also 11, 18, 26m, Jan. 18m, 24
Oct. 12m Tosca (Puccini). Also 21, 24, 30, Nov. 1, 4, 7, 9m, 12, 15, 18, 22, 26, 29, Dec. 2
Oct. 21 The Ice Castle (Åm). Also 23, 25, 26m

ROYAL OPERA, U.K. (Covent Garden, London, 44 20 7304 4000; www.roh.org.uk)
Oct. 2 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also 5
Oct. 3 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 6
Oct. 10 The Trial (Glass). World premiere. Also 11, 14, 15, 17, 18
Oct. 14 I Due Foscari (Verdi). Also 17, 20, 23, 27, 30, Nov. 2m
Oct. 23 La Scala di Seta (Rossini). Also 24m, 24

ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA (Stockholm, 46 8 791 44 00; www.operan.se)
Oct. 10 My Brother is Don Juan (Mozart/Brommare). Also 14m, 16, 18m, 19m, 20m, 24, 25m, 27, 29, 31, Nov.
   3m, 4m, 6m, 7 (in Swedish)
Oct. 17 Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 21, 23, 30, Nov. 1m, 12, 15m

SCOTTISH OPERA (On tour, 44 141 332 3321; www.scottishopera.org.uk)
Oct. 1 Macbeth (Verdi). Lerwick; also Oct. 4 (Ellon); Oct. 7 (Caithness); Oct. 9 (Inverness); Oct. 11 (Oban); Oct. 16
   (Ayr); Oct. 18 (Ullapool); Oct. 21 (Starnoway); Oct. 23 (Portree); Oct. 25 (Langholm); Oct. 28 (Newton Stewart);
   Oct. 30 (Stirling); Nov. 1 (Glenrothes)
Oct. 15 La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 17, 19m, 25 (Glasgow); Oct. 30, Nov. 1 (Aberdeen); Nov. 4, 6, 8 (Inverness);
   Nov. 13, 16m, 19, 22 (Edinburgh)

SEMPEROPER DRESDEN (49 351 4911 705; www.semperoper.de)
Oct. 3 Tannhäuser (Wagner). Also 12, 31
Oct. 4 Nachtausgabe (Ronnefeld). Also 6, 7, 10, 11, 26, 28, 29
Oct. 16 Fidelio (Beethoven). Also 19, 23
Oct. 18 The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček). Also 21, 27m, Nov. 1, 21, 26, Dec. 9
Oct. 25 Così Fan Tutte (Mozart)

STAATSOPER IM SCHILLER THEATER (Schiller Theater, Berlin, 49 30 2035 4555;
   www.staatsoper-berlin.org)

Oct. 1 Des Simplicius Simplicissimus Jugend (Hartmann). Also 2, 4, 9, 11
Oct. 3 Tosca (Puccini). Also 6, 12, 16, 19m, 22, 25
Oct. 4 La Traviata (Verdi)
Oct. 5 Rein Gold (Wagner/Stemann). Also 10, 17, 21
Oct. 11m For the Disconnected Child (Richter). Also 12, Nov. 22, 23
Oct. 11 Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Also 18, 26, Dec. 28
Oct. 23 Die Zauberflöte (Mozart). Also 31, Dec. 23m, 23, 25m, 25, 27, Jan. 4
Oct. 29 Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini). Also Nov. 2, 6, 8, Dec. 14, 18, 20, 30, Jan. 2

STAATSTHEATER AM GÄRTNERPLATZ (Munich, 089 21 85 19 60; www.gaertnerplatztheater.de)
Oct. 21 Peter Grimes (Britten). Also 23, 27, 29, 31, Nov. 2

STAATSTHEATER STUTTGART (49 711 20 20 90; www.staatstheater.stuttgart.de)
Oct. 2 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 10, 19, 26m, 26, 29, Nov. 4, 26, 30m, 30, Dec. 4, 12
Oct. 3 Tristan und Isolde (Wagner). Also 24, Nov. 1, 22, Dec. 14, 21
Oct. 5 Der Freischütz (Weber). Also 9, 18, 20, 28, 31, Nov. 3
Oct. 25 Jakob Lenz (Rihm). Also 30, Nov. 2, 5, 8, 13, 17, 21, Dec. 15

STATE OPERA OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA (Adelaide Festival Theatre, Marleston, 61 8 8226 4790;
   www.saopera.sa.gov.au)

Oct. 25 Otello (Verdi). Also 28, 30, Nov. 1

TEATRO ALLA SCALA (Milan, 39 02 72 003 744; www.teatroallascala.org)
Oct. 31 Simon Boccanegra (Verdi). Also Nov. 2, 5, 6, 9m, 11, 13, 16, 19

TEATRO COLÓN (Buenos Aires, 54 11 5533 5599; www.teatrocolon.org.ar)
Oct. 28 Elektra (R. Strauss). Also 31, Nov. 1, 2, 4

TEATRO COMUNALE DI BOLOGNA (Bologna, 39 051 529958; www.tcbo.it)
Oct. 8 Guillaume Tell (Rossini). Also 11, 14, 16, 18m
Oct. 31 Cassandra (Jarrell). Also Nov. 2m

TEATRO DELL’OPERA (Rome, 39 06 48 16 01; www.operaroma.it)
Oct. 21 Rigoletto (Verdi). Also 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31

TEATRO DI SAN CARLO (Naples, 39 081 7972111; www.teatrosancarlo.it)
Oct. 2 Don Checco (De Giosa). Also 3
Oct. 5 L'Elisir d'Amore (Donizetti). Also 8, 11, 12

TEATRO DONIZETTI (Bergamo, 39 0445 230313; www.teatro.gaetano-donizetti.com)
Oct. 8 Betly (Donizetti)
Oct. 10 Tosca (Puccini). Also 12

TEATRO LA FENICE DI VENEZIA (Venice, 39 041 786511; www.teatrolafenice.it)
Oct. 11m Don Giovanni (Mozart). Also 12m, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18m, 19m
Oct. 24 La Porta della Legge (Sciarrino). Also 26m, 28, 30, Nov. 2m

TEATRO REAL (Madrid, 34 902 24 48 48; www.teatro-real.com)
Oct. 20 La Fille du Régiment (Donizetti). Also 21, 23, 26, 29, 31, Nov. 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10

TEATRO REGIO DI TORINO (Turin, 39 011 8815 241; www.teatroregio.torino.it)
Oct. 14 Otello (Verdi). Also 15, 18, 19m, 21, 22, 24, 26m, 28m

THEATER AN DER WIEN (Vienna, 43 1 588 85; www.theater-wien.at)
Oct. 2 Eugene Onegin (Tchaikovsky). Also 4, 6m, 8, 10, 13, 19m, 22, 25, 28
Oct. 16 Iphigénie en Aulide (Gluck)/Iphigénie en Tauride (Gluck). Also 18, 21, 24, 27, 29
Oct. 17 Alcina (Handel). Also 17 (in concert)
Oct. 23 La Stellidaura Vendicante (Provenzale). Also 23 (in concert)

THÉÂTRE DES CHAMPS ELYSÉES (Paris, 01 49 52 50 50; www.theatrechampselysees.fr)
Oct. 13 Castor et Pollux (Rameau). Also 15, 17, 19, 21
Oct. 20 Alcina (Handel). Also 20 (in concert)

THÉÂTRE DU CAPITOLE (33 5 61 63 13 13; www.theatre-du-capitole.org)
Oct. 3 Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi). Also 5m, 7, 9, 12m

THÉÂTRE ROYAL DE LA MONNAIE (Brussels, 32 2 70 23 39 39; www.demunt.be)
Oct. 24 Shell Shock (Lens). World premiere. Also 25, 26m, 28, 29, 30, 31, Nov. 1, 2m

VOLKSOPER WIEN (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.volksoper.at)
Oct. 1 Il Trovatore (Verdi). Also 5, 12
Oct. 3 Eine Nacht in Venedig (J. Strauss). Also 7
Oct. 11 Onkel Präsident (Cerha). Also 14, 16, 20 27
Oct. 18 Turandot (Puccini). Also 22, 26, 31, Nov. 4, 8
Oct. 25 La Traviata (Verdi). Also Nov. 1, 5, 22, 25, Dec. 3
Oct. 21 Frau Luna (Lincke) . Also 24, 30, Nov. 3, 21, 23, 28, Dec. 9

WELSH NATIONAL OPERA (Various locations, 44 29 2063 5000; www.wno.org.uk)
Oct. 2 Carmen (Bizet). Cardiff. Also Oct. 10, 11 (Swansea); Oct. 15, 16 (Oxford); Oct. 22, 23 (Llandudno); Nov. 7, 8
   (Liverpool); Nov. 12, 13 (Bristol); Nov. 19, 20 (Birmingham); Nov. 26, 27 (Southampton)
Oct. 3 Mosè in Egitto (Rossini). Also 5m (Cardiff); Oct. 17 (Oxford); Oct. 24 (Llandudno); Nov. 14 (Bristol); Nov. 21
   (Birmingham); Nov. 28 (Southampton)
Oct. 4 Guillaume Tell (Rossini). Cardiff; also Oct. 18 (Oxford); Oct. 25 (Llandudno); Nov. 15 (Bristol); Nov. 22
   (Birmingham); Nov. 29 (Southampton)

WEXFORD FESTIVAL OPERA (Wexford Opera House, 353 53 91 22 144; www.wexfordopera.com)
Oct. 22 Salome (R. Strauss). Also 25, 28, 31
Oct. 23 Don Bucefalo (Cagnoni). Also 26, 29, Nov. 1
Oct. 24 Silent Night (Puts). Also 27, 30, Nov. 2
Oct. 25m La Cenerentola (Rossini). Also 28m, 31m (Whites Hotel)

WIENER STAATSOPER (Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.wiener-staatsoper.at)
Oct. 2m Das Städtchen Drumherum (Naske). Also 6m, 11m, 19m, 24m, 25m, 27m, 28m, Nov. 1m, 20m, 22m, 25m,
   29m, Dec. 1m, 2m, 3m, 16m, 22m, Jan. 7m, 8m (family opera)
Oct. 2 Don Carlo (Verdi)
Oct. 4 Salome (R. Strauss). Also 7, 10, Jan. 15, 19, 23, 27, June 2, 5, 8
Oct. 5 Idomeneo (Mozart). Also 8, 11, 14, 16
Oct. 9 Roberto Devereux (Donizetti). Also 13, 17
Oct. 12 Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss). Also 15, 18, 21, 23
Oct. 19 L'Elisir d'Amore (Donizetti). Also 25
Oct. 22 Tannhäuser (Wagner). Also 26, 30, Nov. 2
Oct. 29 La Bohème (Puccini). Also 31, Nov. 4, 7 spacer 



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