In Review

October 2014

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

ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSONEuryanthe
Bard SummerScape
7/25/14

ASPENEugene Onegin
Aspen Opera Theater Center
7/10/14

CASTLETON, VADon Giovanni (7/5/14), Madama Butterfly (7/6/14)
Castleton Festival
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CENTRAL CITY, COLe Nozze di Figaro (7/12/14) & Dead Man Walking (7/13/14)
Central City Opera
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CINCINNATILa Calisto
Cincinnati Opera
7/25/14

CINCINNATIMadama Butterfly
Cincinnati Opera
7/24/14
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CINCINNATISilent Night
Cincinnati Opera
7/10/14
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COOPERSTOWN, NYAriadne auf Naxos (7/19/14), Madama Butterfly (7/17/14), An American Tragedy (7/20/14), Carousel (7/18/14)
Glimmerglass Festival

DES MOINES, IALa Traviata (7/4/14), Le Comte Ory (7/5/14), Dead Man Walking (7/6/14)
Des Moines Metro Opera

LOGAN, UTVanessa
Utah Festival Opera
7/9/14
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NEW YORK CITYThe Passenger
Lincoln Center Festival, Park Avenue Armory
7/13/14
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NEW YORK CITYLa Traviata (7/10/14) & Il Barbiere di Siviglia (7/11/14)
Prelude to Performance | Martina Arroyo Foundation
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PORTLAND, MERigoletto
PORTopera
7/23/14

SAN ANTONIOFantastic Mr. Fox
Opera San Antonio
9/23/14
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SAN FRANCISCOA Streetcar Named Desire
Merola Opera Program
7/10/14
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SAN FRANCISCODon Giovanni
Merola Opera Program
7/31/14
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SANTA BARBARACarmen 
Music Academy of the West 
8/1/14
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VIENNA, VACarmen
Wolf Trap Opera
7/25/14
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VIENNA, VAGiulio Cesare
Wolf Trap Opera
6/29/14

International

AIX-EN-PROVENCEDie Zauberflöte (7/9/14), Ariodante (7/10/14)
Festival International d'Art Lyrique d'Aix-en-Provence

AIX-EN-PROVENCEIl Turco in Italia (7/7/14), Winterreise (7/8/14)
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BAYREUTHDer Fliegende Holländer
Bayreuth Festival
7/26/14
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BUXTONOrfeo ed Euridice
Buxton Festival
7/13/14
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BUXTONThe Jacobin
Buxton Festival
7/12/14
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GLYNDEBOURNELa Traviata
Glyndebourne Festival
7/17/14

LONDONNorma
Opera Holland Park
7/19/14
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LONDONAdriana Lecouvreur
Opera Holland Park
7/24/14
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LONDONMaria Stuarda
Royal Opera 
7/5/14
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MILANLe Comte Ory
Teatro alla Scala
7/10/14
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MONTPELLIERCaterina Cornaro (7/22/14), Castor et Pollux (7/24/14)
Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
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MUNICHDie Flut
Munich Opera Festival
7/8/14
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MUNICHDie Zirkusprinzessin
Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz
7/23/14

MUNICHGuillaume Tell
Munich Opera Festival
7/6/14
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MUNICHL'Orfeo
Munich Opera Festival
7/25/14
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NUREMBERGLes Huguenots
Staatsoper Nürnberg
7/20/14
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STUTTGARTLa Bohème
Oper Stuttgart
7/22/14
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STUTTGARTTristan und Isolde
Oper Stuttgart
7/23/14
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VERONAUn Ballo in Maschera
Arena di Verona
7/19/14
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WILTSHIREThe Daughter of the Regiment
Opera della Luna | Iford Arts Music Festival
7/8/14
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WILTSHIREThe Return of Ulysses
Early Opera Company | Iford Arts Music Festival
7/26/14
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Concerts and Recitals

KATONAH, NYLucrezia Borgia
Caramoor Festival
7/12/14

KATONAH, NYRigoletto
Caramoor Festival
7/19/14
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LENOX, MAJulien Robbins, Elizabeth Bishop, Marjorie Owens, Issachah Savage, Morris Robinson, Stephen Powell; Jacques Lacombe & Boston Symphony Orchestra, Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Tanglewood Festival
7/27/14
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NEW YORK CITYNatoma
Victor Herbert Renaissance Project | DiMenna Center for Classical Music
7/13/14
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NEW YORK CITYThe Tsar’s Bride
Bolshoi Opera | Avery Fisher Hall
7/12/14
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