In Review

June 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

ANNAPOLIS, MDRigoletto
Annapolis Opera
2/17/13
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LONG BEACH, CACamelia La Tejana: Only the Truth
Long Beach Opera
3/30/13
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LOS ANGELESDer Fliegende Holländer
Los Angeles Opera
3/9/13
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LOS ANGELESLa Cenerentola
Los Angeles Opera
3/23/13
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MILWAUKEEAlbert Herring
Florentine Opera
3/10/13
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NEW ORLEANSSamson et Dalila
New Orleans Opera
3/17/13
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NEW YORK CITYEliogabalo
Gotham Chamber Opera
3/15/13
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NEW YORK CITYFaust
The Metropolitan Opera
3/21/13
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NEW YORK CITYFrancesca da Rimini
The Metropolitan Opera
3/4/13
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NEW YORK CITYGiulio Cesare
The Metropolitan Opera
4/4/13

NEW YORK CITYLa Traviata
The Metropolitan Opera
3/14/13

NEW YORK CITYMaría de Buenos Aires
Opera Hispánica
3/15/13
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NEW YORK CITYOktophonie
Park Avenue Armory
3/20/13
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NEW YORK CITYOrphée aux Enfers
Manhattan School of Music Senior Opera Theater
3/27/13
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PHILADELPHIAOwen Wingrave
Curtis Opera Theatre
3/13/13
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PITTSBURGHMadama Butterfly
Pittsburgh Opera
3/16/13
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SALT LAKE CITYDie Zauberflöte
Utah Opera
3/16/13
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SAN FRANCISCOThe Secret Garden
San Francisco Opera & Cal Performances
3/1/13
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SAN DIEGOAssassinio nella Cattedrale
San Diego Opera
3/30/13

SARASOTAOf Mice and Men (3/9/13), Un Giorno di Regno (3/2/13), Turandot (2/28/13), Les Pêcheurs de Perles (3/22/13)
Sarasota Opera

ST. PAULHamlet
Minnesota Opera
3/2/13
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WASHINGTON, DCNorma (3/9/13) & Manon Lescaut (3/8/13)
Washington National Opera

International

BORDEAUXSalome
Opéra National de Bordeaux
3/21/13
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BRUSSELSLa Dispute
Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie
3/5/13
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BRUSSELSLucrezia Borgia
Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie
3/6/13
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DARMSTADTLes Troyens
Staatstheater Darmstadt
3/31/13
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DRESDENManon Lescaut
Semperoper Dresden
3/2/13

GENEVADas Rheingold
Grand Théâtre de Genève
3/9/13
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LONDONWritten on Skin
Royal Opera House
3/8/13

LYONClaude (3/27/13), Fidelio (3/28/13) Il Prigioniero & Erwartung (3/29/13)
Opéra de Lyon
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MADRIDCosì Fan Tutte
Teatro Real
3/17/13
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MILANDer Fliegende Holländer
Teatro alla Scala
3/6/13

MUNICHAnything Goes
Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz
3/2/13
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NANCYThe Importance of Being Earnest
Opéra National de Lorraine
3/17/13
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PALERMODas Rheingold (1/31/13) & Die Walküre (2/27/13)
Teatro Massimo
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PARISCarousel
Théâtre du Châtelet
3/18/13
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PARISSegreto di Susanna & Voix Humaine 
Opéra Comique
3/20/13

SALZBURGParsifal
Osterfestspiele Salzburg
3/23/13
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STRASBOURGTannhäuser
Opéra National du Rhin
3/24/13
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TEL AVIVBoris Godunov
Israeli Opera
3/19/13
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VIENNAFidelio
Theater an der Wien
3/17/13
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Concerts and Recitals

CHICAGOA Streetcar Named Desire
Lyric Opera of Chicago
3/26/13
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LOS ANGELESThe Gospel According to the Other Mary
Gustavo Dudamel & Los Angeles Philharmonic, Los Angeles Master Chorale | Walt Disney Concert Hall
3/7/13
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NEW YORK CITYA Streetcar Named Desire
Patrick Summers & Orchestra of St. Luke's | Carnegie Hall
3/14/13
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NEW YORK CITYAlek Shrader & Keun-A Lee
Weill Recital Hall | Carnegie Hall
3/8/13
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NEW YORK CITY"Bach Variations"
Masaaki Suzuki, Alan Gilbert & New York Philharmonic, Bach Collegium Japan, Yale Schola Cantorum | Avery Fisher Hall
3/7, 14/13
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NEW YORK CITYDer Vampyr
Leon Botstein & American Symphony Orchestra, Collegiate Chorale | Carnegie Hall
3/17/13
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NEW YORK CITYDmitri Hvorostovsky & Ivari Ilja
Carnegie Hall
3/27/13
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NEW YORK CITYVeronica Cangemi; Jean-Christophe Spinosi & Ensemble Matheus
Zankel Hall
3/6/13
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NEW YORK CITYLawrence Brownlee & Martin Katz
Zankel Hall | Carnegie Hall
3/28/13
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NEW YORK CITYPasión Según San Marcos
Robert Spano & Orquesta La Pasión, Members of Schola Cantorum de Venezuela | Carnegie Hall
3/10/13
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NEW YORK CITYStephanie Blythe & Warren Jones
Carnegie Hall
3/11/13
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NEW YORK CITYHerbert Lippert; Franz Welser-Möst & Vienna Philharmonic
Carnegie Hall
3/1/13
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PHILADELPHIASt. Matthew Passion
Yannick Nézet-Séguin & Philadelphia Orchestra, Westminister Symphonic Choir and American Boychoir | Verizon Hall
3/28/13
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