In Review

May 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

CHICAGODer Rosenkavalier
Lyric Opera of Chicago
2/8/16

CHICAGORoméo et Juliette
Lyric Opera of Chicago
2/22/16

DALLASManon
Dallas Opera
3/4/16
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FORT WORTHJFK
Fort Worth Opera
4/23/16
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HOUSTONPrince of Players
Houston Grand Opera
3/5/16
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LONG BEACH, CACandide
Long Beach Opera
1/30/16
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LOS ANGELESThe Magic Flute
Los Angeles Opera
2/13/16

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NEW YORK CITYDie Zauberflöte 
Juilliard Opera
4/19/16
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NEW YORK CITYL’Isola Disabitata
American Classical Orchestra
2/23/16
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NEW YORK CITYLa Calisto
Juilliard Opera
2/17/16

NEW YORK CITYLa Sonnambula
Met+Juilliard
2/9/16
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NEW YORK CITYLe Nozze di Figaro
The Metropolitan Opera
2/25/16
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NEW YORK CITYMadama Butterfly
The Metropolitan Opera
2/19/16

NEW YORK CITYManon Lescaut
The Metropolitan Opera
2/12/16

NEW YORK CITYPersée et Andromède & L’Enfant et les Sortilèges 
Manhattan School of Music Opera Theater
4/27/16
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OMAHALa Fanciulla del West
Opera Omaha
2/12/16
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PALM BEACHDon Pasquale
Palm Beach Opera
2/19/16
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PHILADELPHIACapriccio
Curtis Opera Theater & Opera Philadelphia
3/2/16
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SAN DIEGOTosca
San Diego Opera
2/13/16
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SAN FRANCISCOChampion
Opera Parallèle
2/19/16
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SEATTLEDer Fliegende Holländer
Seattle Opera
5/7/2016
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SEATTLEMaria Stuarda
Seattle Opera
2/27/16

ST. PAULThe Shining
Minnesota Opera
5/7/16
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WASHINGTON, D.C.Lost in the Stars
Washington National Opera
2/13/16
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International

BERLINSalome
Deutsche Oper Berlin
2/3/16
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CARDIFFFigaro Gets a Divorce
Welsh National Opera
2/21/16

CARDIFFThe Barber of Seville
Welsh National Opera
2/19/16
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CARDIFFThe Marriage of Figaro
Welsh National Opera
2/20/16
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EDINBURGHAriodante
Scottish Opera
2/27/16
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GENEVAAlcina
Grand Théâtre de Genève
2/15/16

LONDONNorma
English National Opera
2/17/16

MILANI Due Foscari
Teatro alla Scala
3/1/16
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PARISDie Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Opéra National de Paris
3/5/16
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PARISMitridate, Re di Ponto
Théâtre des Champs Élysées
2/11/16

SALZBURGWest Side Story
Salzburg Whitsun Festival
5/13/16
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TEL AVIVDie Fledermaus
Israeli Opera & Budapest Operetta Theatre
2/11/16
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ZURICHDie Hamletmaschine
Zurich Opera
2/14/16
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ZURICHKing Arthur
Zurich Opera
2/27/16
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Concerts and Recitals

BROOKLYNALT Alumni: Composers and Librettists in Concert
National Sawdust
2/7/16
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LOS ANGELESPélleas et Mélisande
Camilla Tilling, Stéphane Degout, Laurent Naouri, Willard White, Felicity Palmer; Esa-Pekka Salonen & Los Angeles Philharmonic
2/21/16
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NEW YORK CITYAnna Netrebko & Malcolm Martineau
The Metropolitan Opera
2/28/16
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NEW YORK CITYChristian Gerhaher & Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center's Great Performers
2/25/16
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NEW YORK CITYDmitri Hvorostovsky & Ivari Ilja
Carnegie Hall
2/17/16
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NEW YORK CITYThe Orlando Consort
Weill Recital Hall
2/8/16
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NEW YORK CITYPing; A-R-S; What Is the Word
Avant Music Festival
2/27/16
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NEW YORK CITYRoderick Williams & Susie Allan
Park Avenue Armory
2/4/16
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NEW YORK CITYThe Secret Garden
Manhattan Concerts
2/21/16
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NEW YORK CITYHeidi Melton; Valery Gergiev & Vienna Philharmonic
Carnegie Hall
2/27/16
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