In Review

April 2015

OPERA NEWS's critics travel the globe to bring you the latest reviews of operas from every corner of the opera-going world, from New York to Milan, London to Chicago, San Francisco to Berlin, Vienna to Houston.


North America

BROOKLYNLucrezia Borgia
LoftOpera | LightSpace Studios
4/7/15
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BROOKLYNThe Enchanted Wanderer
Mariinsky Theatre | Brooklyn Academy of Music
1/14/15
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CHARLOTTE, NCTurandot
Opera Carolina
1/24/15
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CHICAGOTosca
Lyric Opera of Chicago
1/24/15
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DALLASEverest La Wally 
Dallas Opera
1/30/15

HOUSTONMadama Butterfly
Houston Grand Opera
1/23/15
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LOS ANGELES¡Figaro! (90210)
LA Opera
1/16/15
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MIAMICosì Fan Tutte
Florida Grand Opera
1/24/15
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MONTREALSamson et Dalila
Opéra de Montréal
1/24/15

NEW YORK CITYAida
The Metropolitan Opera
1/10/15
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NEW YORK CITYAlbert Herring
Bronx Opera
1/17/15
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NEW YORK CITYDon Giovanni
The Metropolitan Opera
2/7/15
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NEW YORK CITYIolanta & Bluebeard’s Castle 
The Metropolitan Opera
2/3/15

NEW YORK CITYLes Contes d’Hoffmann
The Metropolitan Opera
1/12/15
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NEW YORK CITYThe Scarlet Ibis
Prototype Festival
1/11/15
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PALM BEACHLa Bohème
Palm Beach Opera
1/16/15
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SALT LAKE CITYLes Pêcheurs de Perles
Utah Opera
1/17/15
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SAN ANTONIOSalome
Opera San Antonio
1/8/15

SAN ANTONIOIl Segreto di Susanna & La Voix Humaine 
Opera San Antonio
3/12/15
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SAN DIEGOLa Bohème
San Diego Opera
1/24/15
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SAN PEDRO, CAThérèse Raquin
Long Beach Opera
1/24/15
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SEATTLETosca
Seattle Opera
1/10/15
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ST. PAULL’Elisir d’Amore
Minnesota Opera
1/24/15
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TORONTODon Giovanni
Canadian Opera Company
1/24/15
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TORONTODie Walküre
Canadian Opera Company
1/31/15
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TUCSONEugene Onegin
Arizona Opera
2/1/15
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International

BERLINDer Freischütz
Staatsoper im Schiller Theater
1/18/15
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BERLINLady Macbeth of Mtsensk
Deutsche Oper Berlin
1/25/15

BRUSSELSDon Giovanni
La Monnaie / De Munt
12/23/15
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COLOGNEIl PrigionieroEkklestiastiche Aktion 
Opera Cologne
4/6/15
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GENEVAIphigénie en Tauride
Grand Théâtre de Genève
1/25/15

KARLSRUHEParsifal
Badisches Staatstheater
4/3/15
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LEEDSLa Traviata
Opera North
1/31/15
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LONDONAndrea Chénier
Royal Opera House
1/21/15

MONTE CARLOGuillaume Tell
Opéra de Monte-Carlo
1/22/15
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MUNICHLucia di Lammermoor
Bayerische Staatsoper
1/29/15

PARISDie Fledermaus
Opéra Comique
12/30/14
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PARISIl Re Pastore
Théâtre du Châtelet
1/24/15

PARISSingin' in the Rain
Théâtre du Châtelet
3/25/15
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STRASBOURGTristan und Isolde
Opéra National du Rhin
4/2/15
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TEL AVIVLa Rondine
Israeli Opera
1/9/15
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ZURICHRote Laterne
Opernhaus Zürich
3/8/15
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Concerts and Recitals

BROOKLYNToxic Psalms
Prototype Festival | St. Ann’s Warehouse
1/8/15
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HOUSTONDie Entführung aus dem Serail
Houston Symphony
1/23/15
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NEW YORK CITYAlisa Kolosova, Sergey Skorokhodov; Riccardo Muti & Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Chorus
Carnegie Hall
1/31/15
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NEW YORK CITYJamie Barton & Bradley Moore
Zankel Hall
2/17/15
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NEW YORK CITYMatthew Polenzani & Julius Drake
Lincoln Center's Great Performers | Alice Tully Hall
2/4/15
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NEW YORK CITYAngela Meade & Danielle Orlando, Nicholas Pallesen & Craig Rutenberg
George London Foundation Recital Series | Gilder Lehrman Hall
1/11/15
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NEW YORK CITYRuby Hughes & Julius Drake
Music Room | The Frick Collection
1/18/15
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NEW YORK CITYAnna Netrebko; James Levine & The MET Orchestra
Carnegie Hall
2/8/15
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NEW YORK CITYThomas Hampson & Wolfram Rieger
Carnegie Hall
2/9/15
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NEW YORK CITYVerdi Requiem
Angela Meade, Lilli Paasikivi, Russell Thomas, Eric Owens; Alan Gilbert & The New York Philharmonic, New York Choral Artists
1/15/15
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Current Issue: April 2015 — VOL. 79, NO. 10