In Review

April 2016

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

BROOKLYNOrphic Moments
National Sawdust
3/23/16
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BROOKLYNThe Last Hotel
Prototype Festival, St. Ann’s Warehouse
1/15/16
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CHARLOTTE, NCRoméo et Juliette
Opera Carolina
1/30/16
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CHICAGOLa Voix Humaine & Gianni Schicchi 
Chicago Opera Theater
2/6/16
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CHICAGONabucco
Lyric Opera of Chicago
1/23/16

HOUSTONLe Nozze di Figaro
Houston Grand Opera
1/22/16

HOUSTONPrince of Players
Houston Grand Opera
3/5/16
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HOUSTONRusalka
Houston Grand Opera
1/22/16
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LONG BEACH, CACandide
Long Beach Opera
1/30/16
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MIAMINorma
Florida Grand Opera
1/23/16
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NEW YORK CITYCavalleria Rusticana & Pagliacci 
The Metropolitan Opera
1/21/16
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NEW YORK CITYDe Materie
Park Avenue Armory
3/22/16
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NEW YORK CITYMaria Stuarda
The Metropolitan Opera
1/29/16

NEW YORK CITYThe Astronaut’s Tale
Encompass New Opera Theatre
1/28/16
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NEW YORK CITYUne Éducation Manquée
Opera Lafayette
2/5/16
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PALM BEACHCarmen
Palm Beach Opera
1/22/16
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PHILADELPHIACold Mountain
Opera Philadelphia
2/7/16
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PHILADELPHIAL’Amore dei Tre Re
Academy of Vocal Arts     
1/26/16
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SALT LAKE CITYThe Merry Widow
Utah Opera
1/16/16
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SEATTLELe Nozze di Figaro
Seattle Opera
1/16/16
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TORONTOLe Nozze di Figaro
Canadian Opera Company
2/4/16
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TORONTOSiegfried
Canadian Opera Company
1/23/16
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WASHINGTON, DCBetter Gods
Washington National Opera
1/9/16
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International

BERLINEugene Onegin
Komische Oper Berlin
1/31/16
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BOLOGNAAttila
Teatro Comunale
1/23/16

BORDEAUXSimon Boccanegra
Opéra National de Bordeaux
1/27/16
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COPENHAGENLohengrin
Royal Danish Opera
1/22/16

FLORENCELa Voix Humaine & Suor Angelica 
Opera di Firenze
1/24/16
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GLASGOWThe Devil Inside
Scottish Opera
1/23/16
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LONDONL’Étoile
Royal Opera
2/1/16
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LONDONSunset Boulevard
English National Opera
4/4/16
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LYONLady Macbeth of Mtsensk
Opéra de Lyon
1/23/16
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MUNICHA Little Night Music
Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz
2/4/16
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MUNICHSouth Pole
Bavarian State Opera
1/31/16

NANCYOrfeo
Opéra National de Lorraine à Nancy
2/4/16
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PARISIl Trovatore
Opéra National de Paris
1/31/16

PARISIolanta & The Nutcracker 
Opéra National de Paris
3/14/16
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PARISKiss Me, Kate
Théâtre du Châtelet
2/3/16
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WARSAWLa Clemenza di Tito
Teatr Wiekli
1/26/16
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Concerts and Recitals

BROOKLYN“Salonen's Floof and Other Delights" | Hila Plitmann; Joshua Gersen & Musicians from the New York Philharmonic
New York Philharmonic & National Sawdust
2/1/16
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NEW YORK CITYBarbara Hannigan; Franz Welser-Möst & Carnegie Hall
Carnegie Hall
1/17/16
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NEW YORK CITYHeidi Melton, Eric Owens; Alan Gilbert & New York Philharmonic
David Geffen Hall
1/7/16
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NEW YORK CITYJohn Brancy & Peter Dugan
Weill Recital Hall | Carnegie Hall
2/5/16
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NEW YORK CITYLisette Oropesa & John Churchwell
Board of Officers Room | Park Avenue Armory
1/12/16
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NEW YORK CITYSarah Nelson Craft & Warren Jones
The Song Continues | Carnegie Hall
1/19/16
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