In Review

July 2012

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

ATLANTADon Giovanni
Atlanta Opera
4/28/12
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BALTIMOREFaust
Lyric Opera Baltimore
4/20/12
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CHICAGOMoscow, Cheryomushki
Chicago Opera Theater
4/14/12

CHICAGOTeseo
Chicago Opera Theater
5/2/12
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CINCINNATIPorgy and Bess
Cincinnati Opera
6/28/12
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DALLASDie Zauberflöte
Dallas Opera
4/22/12
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DALLASLa Traviata
Dallas Opera
4/13/12

DENVERFlorencia en al Amazonas
Opera Colorado
3/27/12
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DENVERIl Trovatore
Opera Colorado
4/28/12
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DETROITLes Pêcheurs de Perles
Michigan Opera Theatre
4/14/12
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HOUSTONDon Carlos
Houston Grand Opera
4/13/12

HOUSTONMaria Stuarda
Houston Grand Opera
4/27/12

LONG BEACH, CALes Larmes du Couteau & Les Mamelles de Tirésias 
Long Beach Opera
3/11/12
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MADISON, WILa Cenerentola
Madison Opera
4/29/12
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MIAMIRoméo et Juliette
Florida Grand Opera
4/21/12

MILWAUKEESusannah
Florentine Opera
3/18/12
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NEW ORLEANSPagliacci & Carmina Burana
New Orleans Opera
4/27/12
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NEW YORK CITYDon Giovanni
Mannes Opera
5/5/12
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NEW YORK CITYDon Giovanni
Juilliard Opera
4/29/12
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NEW YORK CITYIl Sogno di Scipione
Gotham Chamber Opera
4/17/12

NEW YORK CITYThe Ghosts of Versailles
Manhattan School of Music Opera Theater
4/27/12

PALM BEACHLucia di Lammermoor
Palm Beach Opera
3/23/12
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PITTSBURGHDie Enführung aus dem Serail
Pittsburgh Opera
4/28/12
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PORTLAND, ORGalileo Galilei
Portland Opera
3/30/12
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SALT LAKE CITYOf Mice and Men
Utah Opera 
5/5/12
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SAN DIEGOIl Barbiere di Siviglia
San Diego Opera
4/12/12
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SEATTLEMadama Butterfly
Seattle Opera
5/20/12
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SEATTLEMadama Butterfly
Seattle Opera
5/5/12
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ST. PAULMadama Butterfly
Minnesota Opera
4/14/12
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TORONTOLes Contes d'Hoffmann
Canadian Opera Company
4/10/12

TORONTOGianni Schicchi & Eine Florentinische Tragödie
Canadian Opera Company
3/26/12
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WASHINGTON, DCNabucco
Washington National Opera
5/5/12
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International

AMSTERDAMIl Turco in Italia
Netherlands Opera
4/19/12
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BERLINLe Cheval de Bronze
Komische Oper Berlin
3/26/12
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BERLINLohengrin
Deutsche Oper Berlin
4/15/12

BERLINLulu
Staatsoper im Schiller Theater
3/31/12
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LONDONJakob Lenz
English National Opera
4/17/12
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LONDONLes Troyens
Royal Opera
6/25/12
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LONDONThe Flying Dutchman
English National Opera
4/28/12

MADRIDI Due Figaro
Teatro Real
4/1/12
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MADRIDThe Life and Death of Marina Abramovič
Teatro Real
4/21/12

MUNICHDie Walküre
Bayerische Staatsoper
3/15/12
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MUNICHJosef Süss
Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz
3/3/12
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NAPLESI Masnadieri
Teatro San Carlo
3/29/12
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PALERMOBoris Godunov
Teatro Massimo
3/27/12

PARISCavalleria Rusticana & Pagliacci
Opéra National de Paris
5/2/12
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PARISLa Didone
Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
4/20/12
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PARISNixon in China
Théâtre du Châtelet
4/20/12
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PARMAStiffelio
Teatro Regio
4/18/12
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TEL AVIVMadama Butterfly
Israeli Opera
4/19/12
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VALENCIAThaïs
Palau de les Arts
3/31/12
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VIENNADer Rosenkavalier
Wiener Staatsoper
4/18/12
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Concerts and Recitals

CHICAGOL'Allegro, il Penseroso, ed il Moderato
Jane Glover & Music of the Baroque | Harris Theater
3/26/12
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NEW YORK CITYAnna Caterina Antonacci & Donald Sulzen
Alice Tully Hall
4/8/12
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NEW YORK CITYJoyce Castle, Gilbert Kalish & Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Kaplan Penthouse
4/26/12
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NEW YORK CITYDie Schöpfung
Masaaki Suzuki & Julliard415, Yale Baroque Ensemble & Yale Schola Cantorum | St. Bartholomew's Church
4/30/12
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NEW YORK CITYLisette Oropesa, Brian Mulligan & Ken Noda
George London Foundation for Singers | Morgan Library's Gilder Lehman Hall
4/1/12
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NEW YORK CITYMatthias Goerne & Leif Ove Andsnes
Carnegie Hall
5/1/12
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NEW YORK CITYMozart's Requiem
Iván Fischer & Orchestra of St. Luke's, Musica Sacra | Carnegie Hall
4/12/12
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NEW YORK CITYMeredith Monk, Joan LaBarbara, Jessye Norman; Michael Tilson Thomas & San Francisco Symphony
"American Mavericks" | Carnegie Hall
3/27/12
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NEW YORK CITYSandrine Piau & Susan Manoff
Zankel Hall
4/26/12
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NEW YORK CITYMichael Schade, Luca Pisaroni & Justus Zeyen
Alice Tully Hall
3/25/12
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NEW YORK CITYJuraj Filas's Song of Solomon & Dvořák's Stabat Mater 
Kent Tritle & New York Oratorio Society | Carnegie Hall
4/26/12
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NEW YORK CITYSt. Matthew Passion
Philippe Herreweghe & Collegium Vocale Gent Choir and Orchestra | Alice Tully Hall
3/31/12
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NEW YORK CITYThe Sound of Music
Rob Fisher & Orchestra of St. Luke’s & Women of the Mansfield University Concert Choir | Carnegie Hall
4/24/12
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NEW YORK CITYUte Lemper, Stefan Malzew & Vogler Quartet
Zankel Hall
4/4/12
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