In Review

September 2013

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

BARRE, VTDon Giovanni
Green Mountain Opera Festival
6/21/13
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CHAUTAUQUA, NYPeter Grimes
Chautauqua Opera
7/6/13
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CINCINNATIDer Rosenkavalier
Cincinnati Opera
6/27/13
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CINCINNATIDon Giovanni
Cincinnati Opera
6/13/13

NEW YORK CITYA Distant Love: Songs of John and Abigail Adams
Chelsea Opera
6/14/13
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NEW YORK CITYBlue Monday (Gershwin)
On Site Opera & Harlem Opera Theater
6/18/13
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NEW YORK CITYLa Hija de Rappaccini
Gotham Chamber Opera
6/17/13

SAINT LOUISChampion (6/21/13), The Kiss (6/22/13), Il Tabarro & Pagliacci (6/23/13), The Pirates of Penzance (6/22/13)
Opera Theatre of Saint Louis

SAN FRANCISCOThe Gospel of Mary Magdalene
San Francisco Opera
6/19/13

SAN PEDROMacbeth (Bloch)
Long Beach Opera
6/15/13
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VIENNA, VAIl Viaggio a Reims
Wolf Trap Opera Company
6/23/13
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WASHINGTON, DCApproaching Ali
Washington National Opera
7/8/13
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International

ALDEBURGHPeter Grimes
Aldeburgh Festival
6/17/13

BERLINAscheMOND oder The Fairy Queen (Oehring)
Staatsoper im Schiller Theater
6/19/13
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BERLINBall im Savoy
Komische Oper Berlin
6/12/13

BERLINHanjo
Staatsoper im Schiller Theater
6/24/13
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BERLINLe Vin Herbé
Staatsoper im Schiller Theater
6/1/13

FLORENCEFarnace
Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
5/29/13
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FLORENCEMacbeth
Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
6/19/13

WORMSLEYDie Entführung aus dem Serail
Garsington Opera
6/9/13
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WORMSLEYMaometto II
Garsington Opera
6/8/13
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GLYNDEBOURNEHippolyte et Aricie
Glyndebourne Festival Opera
6/29/13
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NORTHINGTONDialogues des Carmélites
Grange Park Opera
6/11/13
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HELSINKITristan und Isolde
Finnish National Opera
5/17/13

LONDONCavalleria Rusticana & Pagliacci 
Opera Holland Park
6/4/13
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LONDONGloriana
Royal Opera
6/20/13

LONDONThe Perfect American (Glass)
English National Opera
6/1/13
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MADRIDWozzeck
Teatro Real
6/3/13
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MARSEILLECléopâtre
Opéra de Marseille
6/15/13
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MILANGötterdämmerung
Teatro alla Scala
6/22/13
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MUNICHSimon Boccanegra
Bayerische Staatsoper
6/9/13

MUNICHUncle President
Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz
6/13/13

NANCYDer Zwerg
Opéra National de Lorraine
6/29/13
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PARISI Was Looking at the Ceiling and Then I Saw the Sky
Théâtre du Châtelet
6/11/13

TALLINN, ESTONIAManon Lescaut
Estonian National Opera
5/30/13
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TEL AVIVEugene Onegin
Bolshoi Theatre
6/24/13
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VALENCIAOtello
Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia
6/1/13

VERONAAida
Arena di Verona
6/14/13
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Concerts and Recitals

KATONAH, NYLes Vêpres Siciliennes
Bel Canto at Caramoor | Caramoor Festival
7/6/13
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SAN JUAN"El Concertone 2" | Deborah Voigt, Anita Rachvelishvili & Rafael Dávila
Maximiano Valdés & Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra, CulturArte Gala Choir | Sala Sinfonica Pablo Casals
6/8/13
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