In Review

January 2011

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

BROOKLYN, NYA House in Bali
Brooklyn Academy of Music     
10/14/10
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CHICAGOCarmen
Lyric Opera of Chicago     
10/13/10
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DALLASAnna Bolena
Dallas Opera     
10/29/10
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DALLASDon Giovanni
Dallas Opera     
10/22/10

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DAYTONPorgy and Bess
Dayton Opera     
10/23/10
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DETROITThe Mikado
Michigan Opera Theatre     
10/16/10
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HOUSTONMadama Butterfly
Houston Grand Opera     
10/22/10

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HOUSTONPeter Grimes
Houston Grand Opera     
10/29/10
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MILWAUKEERío de Sangre
Florentine Opera     
10/24/10

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NEW ORLEANSPorgy and Bess
New Orleans Opera     
10/15/10
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NEW YORK CITYA Quiet Place
New York City Opera     
10/27/10

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NEW YORK CITYLa Bohème
Dicapo Opera Theatre     
10/15/10
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NEW YORK CITYBoris Godunov
The Metropolitan Opera     
10/11/10

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NEW YORK CITYIntermezzo
New York City Opera     
10/31/10
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NEW YORK CITYLa Bohème
The Metropolitan Opera     
10/16/10
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NEW YORK CITYIl Trovatore
The Metropolitan Opera     
10/26/10
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PALO ALTO, CALa Forza del Destino
West Bay Opera     
10/23/10
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PITTSBURGHIl Barbiere di Siviglia
Pittsburgh Opera     
10/9/10
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RALEIGH, NCTosca
North Carolina Opera     
10/17/10
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SALT LAKE CITYLa Bohème
Utah Opera     
10/16/10
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SAN FRANCISCOCyrano de Bergerac
San Francisco Opera     
10/24/10
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SAN FRANCISCOMadama Butterfly
San Francisco Opera     
10/12/10
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SEATTLELucia di Lammermoor
Seattle Opera     
10/16/10

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ST. PAULLa Cenerentola
Minnesota Opera     
10/30/10
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TORONTOAida
Canadian Opera Company     
10/2/10

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TORONTODeath in Venice
Canadian Opera Company     
10/16/10

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WASHINGTON, D.C.Salome
Washington National Opera     
10/7/10

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International

BARCELONACarmen
Gran Teatre de Liceu     
10/13/10

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BERLINDas Rheingold
Staatsoper unter den Linden     
10/17/10
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BERLINDon Giovanni
Deutsche Oper Berlin     
10/16/10
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BERLINMetanoia
Staatsoper Unter den Linden     
10/3/10
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LONDONRadamisto
English National Opera     
10/7/10
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MADRIDRise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny
Teatro Real     
10/8/10

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MUNICHDer Freischütz
Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz     
9/30/10
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PARISIl Trittico
Opéra National de Paris     
10/4/10
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PARISPassion
Théâtre des Champs-Elysées     
10/6/10
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PARISShow Boat
Théâtre du Châtelet     
10/18/10
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PARMAIl Trovatore (10/15/10), I Vespri Siciliani (10/17/10)
Festival Verdi
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STOCKHOLMAndrea Chénier
Royal Swedish Opera     
10/22/10
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STOCKHOLMFaust
Folkoperan     
9/25/10
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STOCKHOLMTriumf och Tragedi
Royal Swedish Opera     
10/15/10
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VIENNACardillac
Wiener Staatsoper     
10/17/10
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VIENNAL'Isola Disabitata
Wiener Kammeroper     
10/21/10
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VIENNAMahagonny Songspiel & Die Sieben Todsünden
Theater an der Wien     
10/15/10
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WEXFORDVirginia (10/28/10), The Golden Ticket (10/29/10), Hubicka (10/20/10)
Wexford Festival Opera

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ZURICHGesualdo
Opernhaus Zurich     
10/30/10
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Concerts and Recitals

BOSTONMahler's Symphony No. 2 in C Minor, "Resurrection"
Karen Cargill, Layla Claire; James Levine & Boston Symphony Orchestra, Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Symphony Hall     
10/12/10
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NEW YORK CITYAlice Coote; Harry Bicket & English Concert
Weill Recital Hall     
10/13/10
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NEW YORK CITYCavalleria Rusticana & La Navarraise
Opera Orchestra of New York     
10/25/10
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NEW YORK CITY"An Evening with Christine Brewer"
New York City Opera     
10/28/10
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NEW YORK CITYBrahms's Alto Rhapsody & Deutsches Requiem
Stephanie Blythe, Eric Owens; James Bagwell & American Symphony Orchestra, Collegiate Chorale
Carnegie Hall     
10/13/10
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NEW YORK CITYDeborah Voigt; Daniel Harding & Dresden Staatskapelle
Avery Fisher Hall     
11/1/10
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NEW YORK CITYJephtha
Choir and Orchestra of St. Ignatius Loyola     
10/13/10
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NEW YORK CITYMahler's Symphony No. 8
Valery Gergiev & Mariinsky Orchestra
Carnegie Hall     
10/21/10
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NEW YORK CITYMark Padmore & Kristian Bezuidenhout
Zankel Hall     
10/27/10
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NEW YORK CITYMahler's Symphony No. 2 in C Minor, "Resurrection"
Olga Borodina, Anastasia Kalagina; Valery Gergiev & Mariinsky Orchestra
Carnegie Hall     
10/20/10
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NEW YORK CITYPhilippe Jaroussky & L'Arpeggiata
Zankel Hall     
10/29/10
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NEW YORK CITYThe Hawthorn Tree
Joyce Castle; The Orchestra of St. Luke's
The Morgan Library     
10/20/10
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