In Review

February 2006

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

ATLANTA La Traviata
Atlanta Opera
10/13/05
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BALTIMORE La Sonnambula
Baltimore Opera Company
11/15/05
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BLOOMINGTON, IN A Midsummer Night's Dream
Indiana University's Musical Arts Center
11/12/05
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CHICAGO The Midsummer Marriage
Lyric Opera of Chicago
11/19/05

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CINCINNATI Babette's Feast
Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
11/10/05
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CLEVELAND L'Elisir d'Amore
Cleveland Opera
12/2/05
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COSTA MESA Tosca
Opera Pacific
11/17/05
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DALLAS Cavalleria Rusticana & Pagliacci
Dallas Opera
11/11/05

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DALLAS Les Contes d'Hoffmann
Dallas Opera
12/2/05
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DENVER Carmen
Opera Colorado
11/3/05
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DETROIT La Bohème
Michigan Opera Theatre
11/9/05
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HOUSTON Le Nozze di Figaro
Houston Grand Opera
11/10/05
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KANSAS CITY, MO The Turn of the Screw
Lyric Opera of Kansas City
11/5/05
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LOS ANGELES Parsifal
Los Angeles Opera
11/25/05

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LOS ANGELES Tosca
Los Angeles Opera
11/27/05
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MIAMI La Fanciulla del West
Florida Grand Opera
11/12/05
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MILWAUKEE Fidelio
Florentine Opera
11/13/05
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MONTREAL L'Étoile
l'Opéra de Montréal
11/12/05
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NEW YORK CITY An American Tragedy
Metropolitan Opera
12/2/05

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NEW YORK CITY Roméo et Juliette
Metropolitan Opera
11/21/05

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NEW YORK CITY The Little Prince
New York City Opera
11/12/05
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SAN FRANCISCO Fidelio
San Francisco Opera
11/9/05
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SAN FRANCISCO La Forza del Destino
San Francisco Opera
11/2/05

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SAN JOSÉ, CA Un Ballo in Maschera
Opera San José
11/27/05
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ST. PAUL, MN  Tosca
Minnesota Opera
11/5/05
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TORONTO Armide
Opera Atelier
11/5/05
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VANCOUVER Dialogues of the Carmelites
Vancouver Opera
11/27/05
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WASHINGTON, D.C. Porgy and Bess
Washington National Opera
11/2/06

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International

AMSTERDAM Alcina (11/8/05), Tamerlano (11/9/05), De Nederlandse Opera

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BARCELONA La Gioconda
Gran Teatre del Liceu
10/4/05

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BRUSSELS Il Viaggio a Reims
Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie / De Munt
11/8/05
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BUDAPEST Rigoletto
Erkel Színház
11/19/05
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BUENOS AIRES La Zapatera Prodigiosa
Teatro Colón
9/30/05
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DUISBURG/DÜSSELDORF Les Troyens
Deutsche Oper am Rhein
11/10/05
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INNSBRUCK Madama Butterfly
Tiroler Landestheater
11/12/05
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LILLE Orfeo
Opéra de Lille
11/5/05
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LONDON Madam Butterfly
English National Opera
11/5/05
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MADRID From the House of the Dead
Teatro Real 
11/15/05
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MUNICH Königskinder
Bayerische Staatsoper
10/29/05
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PALERMO King Roger
Teatro Massimo
11/20/05
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PARIS The Nose
L'Opéra National de Paris
11/14/05
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PRAGUE Curlew River
National Theatre Prague
11/29/05
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SEVILLE Salome
Teatro de la Maestranza
11/4/05
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ST. ETIENNE Le Jongleur de Notre Dame
Massenet Festival
11/15/05

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VENICE La Juive
Teatro La Fenice
11/15/05
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VIENNA Sophie's Choice
Volksoper Wien
10/26/05
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Concerts and Recitals

BROOKLYN Plutonian Ode, Next Wave Festival, Brooklyn Academy of Music, 11/4/05

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NEW YORK CITY Bejun Mehta
Metropolitan Museum of Art's Temple of Dendur
12/9/05
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NEW YORK CITY Angelika Kirchschlager
Alice Tully Hall
11/20/05
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NEW YORK CITY Die Entführung aus dem Serail
Camerata New York
10/19/05
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NEW YORK CITY Miah Persson
Weill Recital Hall
11/11/05
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NEW YORK CITY William Tell, Opera Orchestra of New York, Carnegie Hall, 11/13/05

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VIENNA Fiftieth Anniversary Gala of Wiener Staatsoper Reopening
Wiener Staatsoper
11/5/05
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