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The Year in Opera

OPERA NEWS’s International Forecast for 2014–15.
by Tristan Kraft and Joe Cadagin.

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A scene from Benoît Jacquot’s production of La Traviata at the Paris Opera
© Elisa Haberer/Opéra National de Paris 2014

 

NORTH AMERICA  

 
ALABAMA  


MOBILE OPERA
(Mobile Civic Center Theater, 251-432-6772; www.mobileopera.org)
Werther. Oct. 24, 26m
Manon Lescaut. Mar. 27, 29m

OPERA BIRMINGHAM
(Wright Center, Samford University, 205-322-6737;www.operabirmingham.org)
Hamlet (Thomas). Jan. 23, 25m
La Bohème. Mar. 13, 15m
 

ALASKA  


ANCHORAGE OPERA
(Alaska Center for the Perf. Arts, 907-279-2557; www.anchorageopera.org)
Madama Butterfly. Nov. 7, 8, 9m
The Impresario (Mozart)/Mozart and Salieri (Rimsky-Korsakov). Feb. 20, 21, 22m, 27, 28m, Mar. 1m
Die Zauberflöte. Apr. 10, 11, 12m

 

ARIZONA  


ARIZONA OPERA
(Phoenix Symphony Hall; Tucson Music Hall, 602-266-7464; www.azopera.com)

Cruzar la Cara de la Luna (J. Martínez). Oct. 10, 11, 12m (Phoenix); 18, 19m (Tucson)
Rigoletto. Nov. 14, 15, 16m (Phoenix); 22, 23m (Tucson)
Eugene Onegin. Jan. 31, Feb. 1m (Tucson); 6, 7, 8m (Phoenix)
Die Zauberflöte. Feb. 27, 28, Mar. 1m (Phoenix); 7, 8m (Tucson)
La Fille du Régiment. Apr. 10, 11, 12m (Phoenix); 18, 19m (Tucson)

 

 CALIFORNIA  


LONG BEACH OPERA
(Various locations, 562-432-5934; www.longbeachopera.org)

I Was Looking at the Ceiling and Then I Saw the Sky (Adams). Aug. 23
Thérèse Raquin (Picker). Jan. 24, Feb. 1m
Marilyn Forever (Bryars). Mar. 15, 29m
Hydrogen Jukebox (Glass). May 30, June 6m, 6, 7

LOS ANGELES OPERA
(Chandler Pavilion, except as indicated, 213-972-8001; www.laopera.com)

La Traviata. Sept. 13, 17, 21m, 23, 26, 28m
Dido and Aeneas/Bluebeard’s Castle. Oct. 25, Nov. 2m, 6, 9m, 12, 15
Florencia en el Amazonas (Catán). Nov. 22, 30m, Dec. 10, 14m, 18, 20
The Ghosts of Versailles (Corigliano). Feb. 7, 15m, 18, 21, 26, Mar. 1m
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Feb. 28, Mar. 8m, 11, 14, 19, 22m
Le Nozze di Figaro. Mar. 21, 26, 29m, Apr. 4, 9, 12m
Hercules vs. Vampires (Morganelli). Apr. 23, 25, 26m
Dog Days (Little). June 11, 12, 13, 14m (Walt Disney Concert Hall)

LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC
(Walt Disney Concert Hall, 323-850-2000; www.laphil.com)

Alice in Wonderland (Chin). Feb. 27, 28 (semi-staged)

OPERA PARALLÈLE*
(Yerba Buena Center for the Arts; Z Space, San Francisco, 415-503-6279; www.operaparallele.org)

Dead Man Walking (Heggie). Feb. 20, 21, 22

OPERA SAN JOSE
(California Theatre, 408-437-4450; www.operasj.org)

Rigoletto. Sept. 6, 7m, 11, 14m, 19, 21m
L’Italiana in Algeri. Nov. 15, 16m, 20, 23m, 28, 30m
Where Angels Fear to Tread (Weiser). Feb. 7, 8m, 12, 15m, 20, 22m (world premiere)
Die Zauberflöte. Apr. 18, 19m, 23, 26m, May 1, 3m

OPERA SANTA BARBARA
(Granada Theatre, 805-898-3890; www.operasb.com)

Rigoletto. Nov. 7, 9m
L’Italiana in Algeri. Mar. 6, 8m
A Streetcar Named Desire (Previn). Apr. 24, 26m

SAN FRANCISCO OPERA
(War Memorial Opera House, 415-864-3330; www.sfopera.com)

Norma. Sept. 5, 10, 14m, 19, 23, 27, 30
Susannah. Sept. 6, 9, 12, 16, 21m
Un Ballo in Maschera. Oct. 4, 7, 10, 13, 16, 19m, 22
Partenope. Oct. 15, 18, 21, 24, 30, Nov. 2m
Tosca. Oct. 23, 26m, Nov. 1, 4, 8
La Cenerentola. Nov. 9m, 13, 16m, 18, 21, 26
La Bohème. Nov. 14, 15, 19, 20, 22, 23m, 25, 29, 30m, Dec. 2, 3, 5, 7m
La Bohème. Nov. 22m, 29m (abridged; family opera)
Les Troyens. June 7m, 12, 16, 20, 25, July 1
La Ciociara (Tutino). June 13, 19, 23, 28m, 30 (world premiere)
Le Nozze di Figaro. June 14m, 18, 21m, 24, 27, 29, July 3, 5m

SACRAMENTO OPERA*
(Community Center Theater, 916-808-5181; www.sacopera.org)


SAN DIEGO OPERA
(Civic Theatre, 619-533-7000; www.sdopera.com)

La Bohème. Jan 24, 27, 29, Feb. 1m
Don Giovanni. Feb. 14, 17, 20, 22m
Nixon in China (Adams). Mar. 14, 17, 20, 22m

WEST BAY OPERA
(Lucie Stern Theatre, Palo Alto, 650-424-9999; www.wbopera.org)

Il Trovatore. Oct. 17, 19m, 25, 26m
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Feb. 13, 15m, 21, 22m
Faust. May 22, 24m, 30, 31m
 

COLORADO  


CENTRAL CITY OPERA*
(Central City Opera House, 303-292-6700; www.centralcityopera.org)

La Traviata. July 11, 15m, 17m, 19m, 21m, 23, 25, 29m, 31, Aug. 2m, 4, 8m
Man of La Mancha. July 18m, 22m, 24, 25m, 26m, 28m, 30, Aug. 1m, 5m, 7m, 9m

OPERA COLORADO
(Ellie Caulkins Opera House, Denver, 303-778-1500; www.operacolorado.org)

Madama Butterfly. Nov. 15, 18, 21, 23m
Die Zauberflöte. May 2, 5, 8, 10m

 

CONNECTICUT  


CONNECTICUT LYRIC OPERA
(Various locations, 860-440-3594; www.ctlyricopera.org)

Der Rosenkavalier. Nov. 7, 9, 14, Dec. 4
The Barber of Seville. Feb. 13, Mar. 1, 28
La Bohème. May 1, 3, 15, 29

SALT MARSH OPERA
(Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, Old Saybrook, 860-535-3456; www.saltmarshopera.org)

Le Nozze di Figaro. Oct. 1, 3, 5m

YALE OPERA*
(New Haven, 203-432-4158; www.music.yale.edu/opera)

 

 DELAWARE  


OPERA DELAWARE*
(Grand Opera House, Wilmington, 800-374-7263; www.operade.org)


 

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA  


OPERA LAFAYETTE
(Kennedy Center, D.C.; Rose Theater, New York, NY, 202-546-9332; www.operalafayette.org)

Les Fêtes de l’Hymen et de l’Amour (Rameau). Oct. 6, (D.C.); 9 (NY)
L’Épreuve Villageoise (Grétry). May 27, 28 (NY); 30m, 30 (D.C.)

WASHINGTON CONCERT OPERA
(Lisner Auditorium, George Washington University, 202-364-5826; www.concertopera.org)

I Capuleti e i Montecchi. Sept. 28 (in concert)
Guntram (R. Strauss). Mar. 1 (in concert)

WASHINGTON NATIONAL OPERA
(Kennedy Center, D.C., 202-467-4600; www.kennedy-center.org/wno)

Florencia en el Amazonas (Catán). Sept. 20, 22, 24, 26, 28m
La Bohème. Nov. 1, 2m, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9m, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15m, 15
The Little Prince (Portman). Dec. 19, 20m, 20, 21m, 21
Penny (Pew). Jan. 23, 24 (world premiere)
Dialogues des Carmélites. Feb. 21, 23, 27, Mar. 5, 8m, 10
Der Fliegende Holländer. Mar. 7, 9, 11, 13, 15m, 19, 21
La Cenerentola. May 9, 11, 13, 15, 16, 17m, 19, 21

 

FLORIDA  


FLORIDA GRAND OPERA
(Adrienne Arsht Center for the Perf. Arts, Miami; Broward Center for the Perf. Arts, Ft. Lauderdale,
   800-741-1010; www.fgo.org)

Madama Butterfly. Nov. 15, 16m, 18, 21, 22 (Miami); Dec. 4, 6 (Ft. Lauderdale)
Così Fan Tutte. Jan. 24, 25m, 27, 30, 31 (Miami); Feb. 12, 14 (Ft. Lauderdale)
Les Pêcheurs de Perles. Feb. 28, Mar. 1m, 3, 6, 7 (Miami); 12, 14 (Ft. Lauderdale)
The Consul (Menotti). May 9, 10m, 12, 15, 16 (Miami)

OPERA TAMPA
(Straz Center for the Perf. Arts, 813-229-7827; www.operatampa.org)

Rigoletto. Feb. 13, 15m
Madama Butterfly. Mar. 13, 15m

PALM BEACH OPERA
(Kravis Center, 561-833-7888; www.pbopera.org)

La Bohème. Jan. 16, 17, 18m
Enemies, A Love Story (B. Moore). Feb. 20, 21, 22m (world premiere)
La Fille du Régiment. Mar. 20, 21, 22m

PENSACOLA OPERA
(Saenger Theatre, 850-433-6737; www.pensacolaopera.com)

La Bohème. Jan. 23, 25m
The Pirates of Penzance. Mar. 13, 15m

SARASOTA OPERA
(Sarasota Opera House, 941-366-8450; www.sarasotaopera.org)

Pagliacci. Oct. 31, Nov. 2m, 5, 11, 13, 15m
The Hobbit (Burry). Nov. 15, 16m (family opera)
Tosca. Feb. 7, 10, 15m, 18, 26, Mar. 3m, 8, 14, 17, 22m, 25, 28m
Le Nozze di Figaro. Feb. 14, 17, 19, 22m, 25, Mar. 10m, 13, 20, 27
Le Coq d’Or (Rimsky-Korsakov). Feb. 21, 24, Mar. 8m, 11, 14m, 19
Don Carlos. Mar. 7, 12, 15m, 18, 21m, 24
 

 GEORGIA  


ATLANTA OPERA
(Cobb Energy Perf. Arts Centre, 800-356-7372; www.atlantaopera.org)

Madama Butterfly. Nov. 8, 11, 14, 16m
Rigoletto. Feb. 28, Mar. 3, 6, 8m
Le Nozze di Figaro. Apr. 4, 7, 10, 12m
Three Decembers (Heggie). May 29, 30, 31

 

HAWAII  


HAWAII OPERA THEATRE
(Blaisdell Concert Hall, Honolulu, 800-836-7372; www.hawaiiopera.org)

Madama Butterfly. Oct. 10, 12m, 14
Der Fliegende Holländer. Feb. 13, 15m, 17
Siren Song (Dove). Mar. 20, 21, 27, 28
Sweeney Todd. Apr. 24, 26m, 28

 

IDAHO  


OPERA IDAHO
(Egyptian Theatre, Boise, 208-387-1273; www.operaidaho.org)

The King and I. Aug. 15, 17 (in concert)
Orpheus and Eurydice (Gluck). Oct. 24, 26m (semi-staged, in English)
Rigoletto. Nov. 14, 16m
Eugene Onegin. Feb. 13, 15m
Brundibár (Krása). Apr. 16
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. May 8, 10m

 

ILLINOIS  


LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO
(Civic Opera House, 312-332-2244; www.lyricopera.org)

Don Giovanni. Sept. 27, 30, Oct. 2m, 5m, 8m, 11, 14, 17, 24m, 29
Capriccio. Oct. 6, 9, 12m, 15, 22, 25, 28
Il Trovatore. Oct. 27, Nov. 2m, 9m, 12, 15, 18, 21, 29
Porgy and Bess. Nov. 17, 19, 23m, 26m, 28m, Dec. 2, 5, 8, 11m, 13, 16, 20
Anna Bolena. Dec. 6, 9, 12m, 15, 21m, Jan. 7, 10, 16
Tosca. Jan. 24, 27, 30m, Feb. 2, 5m, 27, Mar. 3, 8m, 11m, 14
Tannhäuser. Feb. 9, 14, 18, 22m, 26, Mar. 2, 6
The Passenger (Weinberg). Feb. 24, 28, Mar. 4, 9, 12m, 15m
El Pasado Nunca Se Termina (J. Martínez). Mar. 28, 29m
Carousel. Apr. 10m, 11, 12m, 16m, 16, 17, 18m, 18, 19m, 21m, 22m, 23m, 23, 24, 25m, 25, 26m

CHICAGO OPERA THEATER*
(Harris Theater, Millennium Park, 312-704-8414; www.chicagooperatheater.org)

Macbeth (Bloch). Sept. 13, 17, 19, 21m
Thérèse Raquin (Picker). Feb. 20, 22, 25, 28
A Coffin in Egypt (Gordon). Apr. 25, 29, May 1, 3
 

 INDIANA  


INDIANA UNIVERSITY OPERA THEATER
(Musical Arts Center, 812-855-7433; www.music.indiana.edu/opera)

L’Italiana in Algeri. Sept. 19, 20, 26, 27
La Bohème. Oct. 17, 18, 19, 24, 25
The Last Savage (Menotti). Nov. 14, 15, 20, 21
Alcina. Feb. 6, 7, 13, 14
South Pacific. Feb. 27, 28, Mar. 1, 6, 7
Die Zauberflöte. Apr. 10, 11, 17, 18

INDIANAPOLIS OPERA*
(317-239-1000; www.indyopera.org)

 

KANSAS  


WICHITA GRAND OPERA
(Century II Perf. Arts Center, 316-262-8054; www.wichitagrandopera.org)

The Student Prince (Romberg). June 20, 21
Manon. Aug. 30m

 

KENTUCKY  


KENTUCKY OPERA
(Brown Theatre, Louisville, 502-584-4500; www.kyopera.org)

Fidelio. Sept. 19, 21m
La Fanciulla del West. Nov. 14, 16m
A Streetcar Named Desire (Previn). Feb. 13, 15m
A Woman in Morocco (Hagen). May 15, 17m

 

LOUISIANA  


NEW ORLEANS OPERA
(Mahalia Jackson Theatre, 504-529-3000; www.neworleansopera.org)

Carmen. Oct. 10, 12m
Rusalka. Nov. 14, 16m
Lucia di Lammermoor. Mar. 13, 15m
Le Nozze di Figaro. Apr. 10, 12m

SHREVEPORT OPERA
(Riverview Theater, 318-227-9503; www.shreveportopera.org)

La Traviata. Nov. 15
The Pirates of Penzance. Feb. 21
La Cenerentola. Apr. 11
 

MARYLAND  


LYRIC OPERA BALTIMORE*
(Modell Performing Arts Center, 410-900-1150; www.lyricoperahouse.com)

Madama Butterfly. Nov. 7, 9m

PEABODY OPERA THEATRE
(Peabody Institute, except as indicated, Baltimore, 410-234-4500; www.peabody.jhu.edu/opera)

Cendrillon. Nov. 14, 15, 16m
Mansfield Park (Dove). Feb. 12, 13, 14, 15m
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Mar. 7, 8m (Lyric Opera House)

 

MASSACHUSETTS  


BOSTON LYRIC OPERA
(Shubert Theatre, Citi Perf. Arts Center; Calderwood Pavilion, Boston Center for the Arts,
   617-542-6772; www.blo.org)

La Traviata. Oct. 10, 12m, 15, 17, 19m
Le Vin Herbé (Martin). Nov. 19, 20, 22, 23m
Kát’a Kabanová. Mar. 13, 15m, 18, 20, 22m
Don Giovanni. May 1, 3m, 6, 8, 10m

ODYSSEY OPERA
(Jordan Hall, Boston, 617-826-1626;www.odysseyopera.org)

Die Tote Stadt. Sept. 13 (in concert)

 

MICHIGAN  


MICHIGAN OPERA THEATRE*
(Detroit Opera House, Detroit, 313-237-7464; www.michiganopera.org)

Elektra. Oct. 18, 22, 25, 26m
Madama Butterfly. Nov. 15, 19, 21, 22, 23m
The Merry Widow. Apr. 11, 15, 18, 19m
Faust. May 9, 13, 16, 17m

OPERA GRAND RAPIDS*
(Various locations, 616-451-2741; www.operagr.com)

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MINNESOTA  


MINNESOTA OPERA
(Ordway Center for the Perf. Arts, St. Paul, 612-333-6669; www.mnopera.org)

La Fanciulla del West. Sept. 20, 25, 27, 28m
Hänsel und Gretel. Nov. 1, 2m, 6, 8
L’Elisir d’Amore. Jan. 24, 25m, 29, 31
The Manchurian Candidate (Puts). Mar. 7, 8m, 12, 14 (world premiere)
Carmen. Apr. 25, 30, May 2, 3m

 

MISSISSIPPI  


MISSISSIPPI OPERA*
(Thalia Mara Hall, Jackson, 601-960-2300; www.msopera.org)

 

MISSOURI  


LYRIC OPERA OF KANSAS CITY
(Kauffman Center for the Perf. Arts, 816-471-7344; www.kcopera.org)

La Traviata. Sept. 27, Oct. 1, 3, 5m
L’Italiana in Algeri. Nov. 8, 12, 14, 16m
Silent Night (Puts). Feb. 21, 25, 27, Mar. 1m
Tosca. Apr. 18, 22, 24, 26m

OPERA THEATRE OF SAINT LOUIS
(Loretto-Hilton Center, 314-961-0644; www.opera-stl.org)

Il Barbiere di Siviglia. May 23, 27, 29, June 4, 6, 10, 14, 17m, 27
La Rondine. May 30, June 3, 12, 18, 20m, 24m, 28
Richard the Lionheart (Handel). June 7, 11, 13m, 20, 24, 26
Emmeline (Picker). June 13, 17, 19, 21, 25, 27m

 

MONTANA  


INTERMOUNTAIN OPERA
(Willson Auditorium, Bozeman, 406-587-2889; www.intermountainopera.org)

H.M.S. Pinafore. Oct. 10, 11, 12m
Suor Angelica/Gianni Schicchi. May 15, 17m

 

NEBRASKA  


OPERA OMAHA
(Orpheum Theater, 877-346-4398; www.operaomaha.org)

Rigoletto. Oct. 17, 19m
A Flowering Tree (Adams). Feb. 13, 15m
Fidelio. Apr. 17, 19m

 

NEVADA  


NEVADA OPERA*
(Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts, Reno, 775-786-4046; www.nevadaopera.org)


 

NEW MEXICO  


OPERA SOUTHWEST
(National Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque, 505-243-0591; www.operasouthwest.org)

Amleto (Faccio). Oct. 26m, 31, Nov. 2m
La Bohème. Mar. 22m, 25, 27, 29m

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Santa Fe Opera’s Crosby Theatre
© Robert Godwin 2014

SANTA FE OPERA
(Santa Fe Opera Theater, 800-280-4654; www.santafeopera.org)

La Fille du Régiment. July 3, 8, 11, 17, 24, Aug. 3, 8, 12, 20, 26, 29 (in Italian)
Rigoletto. July 4, 10, 15, Aug. 4, 10, 15, 19, 25, 28
Salome. July 18, 22, 31, Aug. 6, 11, 18, 27
La Finta Giardiniera (Mozart). July 25, 29, Aug. 7, 13, 21
Cold Mountain (Higdon). Aug. 1, 5, 14, 17, 22 (world premiere)
 

 

 NEW JERSEY  


MIDATLANTIC OPERA COMPANY
(Ridge Performing Arts Center, 973-216-7282; www.midatlanticopera.org)

Rigoletto. Oct. 26

NEW JERSEY ASSOCIATION OF VERISMO OPERA
(Bergen Perf. Arts Center, Englewood, 201-227-1030; www.verismopera.org)

La Bohème. Oct. 16m, 26m

 

NEW YORK  


AMORE OPERA
(Connelly Theater, New York, 866-811-4111; www.amoreopera.org)

Carmen. Dec. 12, 13, 14m, 18, 19, 20, 21m, 30, 31, Jan. 1, 2, 3, 4m
Hansel and Gretel. Dec. 20m, 30m, 31m, Jan. 1m, 2m, 3m
Don Giovanni. May 8, 9, 10m, 14, 15, 16, 17m, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24m

BRONX OPERA COMPANY
(Various locations, 718-365-4209; www.bronxopera.org)

Albert Herring. Jan. 10, 11m, 17, 18m
The Marriage of Figaro. May 2, 3m, 8, 9

CHELSEA OPERA
(St. Peter’s Church, New York, 212-260-1796; www.chelseaopera.org)

The Face on the Barroom Floor/Emperor Norton (Mollicone). Nov. 7, 8m
Tosca. June 5, 6m

GLIMMERGLASS FESTIVAL
(Alice Busch Opera Theater, Cooperstown, 607-547-2255; www.glimmerglass.org)

The Magic Flute. July 10, 20m, 23, 25m, 28m, Aug. 2m, 7, 10m, 14m, 14, 18m, 23m
Macbeth. July 11, 17, 21m, 26m, 31, Aug. 8, 13, 15m, 17m, 22
Cato in Utica (Vivaldi). July 18, 24, 27m, Aug. 1, 4m, 9m, 16m, 20, 22m
Candide. July 19m, 25, 30, Aug. 1m, 3m, 6, 8m, 11m, 15, 21

GOTHAM CHAMBER OPERA*
(Gerald W. Lynch Theater, John Jay College; El Museo del Barrio, 212-868-4460;
   www.gothamchamberopera.org)

Alexander Bis/Comedy on the Bridge (Martinu•). Oct. 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
El Gato con Botas (Montsalvatge). Dec. 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14

JUILLIARD OPERA
(Peter Jay Sharp Theater, New York, 212-769-7406; www.juilliard.edu)

Il Turco in Italia. Nov. 19, 21, 23m
The Rape of Lucretia. Feb. 18, 20, 22m
Le Nozze di Figaro. Apr. 24, 26m, 28

MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC OPERA THEATER
(Borden Auditorium, New York, 917-493-4428; www.msmnyc.edu)

Macbeth (Bloch). Dec. 10, 12, 14m
Die Zauberflöte. Apr. 29, May 1, 3m

MANNES OPERA*
(Kaye Playhouse, Hunter College, New York, 212-580-0210; www.newschool.edu/mannes)


METROPOLITAN OPERA
(Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 212-362-6000; www.metopera.org)

Le Nozze di Figaro. Sept. 22, 25, 27, Oct. 2, 7, 10, 14, 18m, 22, 25, Dec. 4, 8, 12, 15, 20m
La Bohème. Sept. 23, 26, 29, Oct. 4, Nov. 14, 20, 24, 28, Dec. 1, 5, 10, 13, Jan. 15, 19, 24m
Macbeth. Sept. 24, 27m, Oct. 3, 8, 11m, 15, 18
Carmen. Sept. 30, Oct. 4m, 9, 13, 17, 23, 28, Nov. 1m, Feb. 6, 9, 13, 19, 23, 26, Mar. 4, 7m
Die Zauberflöte. Oct. 6, 11, 16, 21, 25m, 27, 31, Nov. 3, 8m
The Death of Klinghoffer (Adams). Oct. 20, 24, 29, Nov. 1, 5, 8, 11, 15m
Aida. Oct. 30, Nov. 4, 7, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29, Jan. 2, 5, 10m, Apr. 9, 13, 17, 20
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk. Nov. 10, 13, 17, 21, 25, 29m
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Nov. 18, 22m, 26, 29, Dec. 3, 6m
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. Dec. 2, 6, 9, 13m, 17, 20, 23
La Traviata. Dec. 11, 16, 19, 22, 27m, 30, Jan. 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24
Hansel and Gretel. Dec. 18, 23m, 27, 30m, Jan. 1, 3m, 8
The Merry Widow. Dec. 31, Jan. 3, 6, 9, 13, 17m, 20, 23, 28, 31, Apr. 24, 27, 30, May 7
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Jan. 12, 16, 22, 27, 31m, Feb. 5, 28, Mar. 5, 11, 14, 18, 21
Iolanta (Tchaikovsky)/Bluebeard’s Castle. Jan. 26, 29, Feb. 3, 7, 10, 14m, 18, 21
Don Giovanni. Feb. 4, 7m, 11, 14, 17, 21m, 24, 27, Mar. 2, 6
La Donna del Lago. Feb. 16, 20, 25, 28m, Mar. 3, 7, 10, 14m
Manon. Mar. 9, 12, 17, 21m, 25, 28
Lucia di Lammermoor. Mar. 16, 19, 24, 28m, Apr. 1, 4, 7, 10
Ernani. Mar. 20, 23, 26, 31, Apr. 4m, 8, 11
Don Carlo. Mar. 30, Apr. 2, 6, 11m, 15, 18m, 22, 25
Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci. Apr. 14, 18, 21, 25m, 29, May 2, 5, 8
Un Ballo in Maschera. Apr. 23, 28, May 2m, 6, 9
The Rake’s Progress. May 1, 4, 9m

NEW YORK LYRIC OPERA
(various locations, 646-755-8043; www.newyorklyricopera.org)

La Bohème. Dec. 12
Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci. Mar. 21
Adriana Lecouvreur. May 2

NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC
(Avery Fisher Hall, 212-875-5656; www.nyphil.org)

Show Boat. Nov. 5, 6, 7, 8m, 8
Joan of Arc at the Stake (Honegger). June 10, 11, 12, 13

NICKEL CITY OPERA
(Riviera Theater, North Tonawanda, 716-692-2413; www.nickelcityoperaco.com)

SHOT! (Vehar). June 26, 28m

OPERA MODERNE*
(Various locations, New York, 718-389-6756; www.operamoderne.com)


SYRACUSE OPERA*
(Carrier Theater; Crouse-Hinds Concert Theater, 315-476-7372; www.syracuseopera.com)


TACONIC OPERA
(Various locations, 855-886-7372; www.taconicopera.org)

Falstaff. Oct. 18, 19m
La Traviata. Mar. 21 (semi-staged)
Oratorio: Daniel (Montez). May 30

TRI-CITIES OPERA
(Forum Theatre, Binghamton, 607-772-0400; www.tricitiesopera.com)

Rigoletto. Oct. 24, 26m
L’Italiana in Algeri. Feb. 6, 8m
Faust. Apr. 17, 19m
 

 NORTH CAROLINA  


ASHEVILLE LYRIC OPERA
(Diana Wortham Theatre, 828-257-4530; www.ashevillelyric.org)

Die Fledermaus. Oct. 3, 5m
West Side Story. Apr. 24, 25, 26m
Rigoletto. July 17, 19m

NORTH CAROLINA OPERA
(Duke Energy Center; Progress Energy Center for the Perf. Arts, Raleigh, 919-792-3850;
   www.ncopera.org)

La Traviata. Feb. 27, Mar. 1
Don Giovanni. Apr. 18, 19, 22, 24, 26

OPERA CAROLINA
(Blumenthal Perf. Arts Center, Charlotte, 704-372-1000; www.operacarolina.org)

Nabucco. Oct. 18, 23, 26m
Turandot. Jan. 24, 29, Feb. 1m
Lucia di Lammermoor. Apr. 11, 16, 19m

PIEDMONT OPERA THEATRE
(Stevens Center, Winston–Salem, 336-725-7101; www.piedmontopera.org)

Madama Butterfly. Oct. 31, Nov. 2m, 4
Die Zauberflöte. Mar. 13, 15m, 17

 

OHIO  


CINCINNATI OPERA
(Music Hall, 513-241-2742; www.cincinnatiopera.org)

Il Trovatore. June 18, 20
Morning Star (Gordon). June 30, July 2, 8, 10, 12m, 17, 19m (world premiere)
Don Pasquale. July 9, 11
Turandot. July 25, 29, 31

DAYTON OPERA
(Schuster Perf. Arts Center, 937-228-3630; www.daytonopera.org)

The Magic Flute. Nov. 21, 23m
Dead Man Walking (Heggie). Feb. 27, Mar. 1m
Les Pêcheurs de Perles. Apr. 17, 19m

OBERLIN OPERA THEATER*
(Hall Auditorium, 440-775-8198; www.oberlin.edu)


OPERA CIRCLE*
(Cleveland, 216-441-2822; www.operacircle.org
)

OPERA COLUMBUS
(Southern Theatre, 614-469-0939; www.operacolumbus.org)

Le Nozze di Figaro. Mar. 6, 8m
La Voix Humaine (Poulenc)/Pagliacci. June 5, 7m

OPERA WESTERN RESERVE
(Stambaugh Auditorium, Youngstown, 330-480-0693; www.operawesternreserve.org)

Don Giovanni. Nov. 14

TOLEDO OPERA
(Valentine Theatre, 419-255-7464; www.toledoopera.org)

Tosca. Oct. 10, 12m
Susannah. Feb. 13, 15m (in concert)
Lucia di Lammermoor. Apr. 24, 26m

UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI CCM OPERA PROGRAM
(Corbett Auditorium, 513-556-4183; www.ccm.uc.edu)

Hänsel und Gretel. Nov. 20, 21, 22, 23m
Così Fan Tutte. Apr. 9, 10, 11, 12m
 

 OKLAHOMA  


TULSA OPERA
(Tulsa Perf. Arts Center, 918-587-4811; www.tulsaopera.com)

La Cenerentola. Oct. 24, 26m
Roméo et Juliette. Feb. 13, 15m
Of Mice and Men. Apr. 10, 12m

 

OREGON  


EUGENE OPERA
(Hult Center for the Perf. Arts, 541-682-5000; www.eugeneopera.com)

L’Elisir d’Amore. Dec. 31, Jan. 4m
Sweeney Todd. Mar. 13, 15m

PORTLAND OPERA
(Keller Auditorium, 503-241-1802; www.portlandopera.org)

Die Fledermaus. Nov. 7, 9m, 13, 15
Carmen. Feb. 6, 8m, 10, 12, 14
Show Boat. May 1, 3m, 5, 7, 9
The Rake’s Progress. June 11, 12, 14m

 

PENNSYLVANIA  


ACADEMY OF VOCAL ARTS OPERA THEATRE
(Various locations in and around Philadelphia, 215-735-1685; www.avaopera.org)

L’Italiana in Algeri. Nov. 8, 12, 14, 15, 18, 22
La Bohème. Feb. 7, 10, 12, 14, 17, 19
Faust. Apr. 25, 28, 30, May 2, 5, 9

CURTIS INSTITUTE OF MUSIC OPERA THEATRE
(Prince Music Theater, Philadelphia, 215-893-7902; www.curtis.edu)

Iolanta (Tchaikovsky). Oct. 9, 10, 11, 12m
La Scala di Seta (Rossini)/Gianni Schicchi. Nov. 20, 21, 22, 23m
Ariadne auf Naxos. Mar. 4, 6, 8m
The Rake’s Progress. May 7, 8, 9, 10m

OPERA PHILADELPHIA
(Academy of Music, 215-732-8400; www.operaphila.org)

Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Sept. 26, 28m, Oct. 1, 3, 5m
Oscar (Morrison). Feb. 6, 8m, 11, 13, 15m
Ariadne auf Naxos. Mar. 4, 6, 8m
Don Carlo. Apr. 24, 26m, 29, May 1, 3m
Charlie Parker’s Yardbird (Schnyder). June 5, 7m, 10, 12, 14m (world premiere)

PITTSBURGH OPERA
(Benedum Center, 412-456-6666; www.pittsburghopera.org)

Otello. Nov. 8, 11, 14, 16m
Rodelinda. Jan. 24, 27, 30, Feb. 1m
Sumeida’s Song (Fairouz). Feb. 21, 24, 27, Mar. 1m
Carmen. Mar. 21, 24, 27, 29m
La Fille du Régiment. May 2, 5, 8, 10m
 

TENNESSEE  


KNOXVILLE OPERA
(Tennessee Theatre, 865-524-0795; www.knoxvilleopera.com)

H.M.S. Pinafore. Nov. 21, 23m
Carmen. Feb. 13, 15m
Il Trovatore. Apr. 24, 26m

NASHVILLE OPERA
(Tennessee Perf. Arts Center, 615-832-5242; www.nashvilleopera.org)

La Bohème. Oct. 9, 11
Romulus Hunt (Simon). Dec. 5, 6, 7m
Florencia en el Amazonas (Catán). Jan. 23, 25m, 27
The Pirates of Penzance. Apr. 9, 11

OPERA MEMPHIS
(Clark Opera Memphis Center, 901-257-3100; www.operamemphis.org)

Don Giovanni. Oct. 9, 11
Hansel and Gretel. Jan. 15, 17
Les Mamelles de Tirésias (Poulenc). Apr. 10, 18
Glory Denied (Cipullo). Apr. 11, 17
Dido and Aeneas. Apr. 16, 18

 

TEXAS  


AMARILLO OPERA
(Globe-News Center for the Perf. Arts, except as indicated, 806-372-7464; www.amarilloopera.org)

Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci. Oct. 4, 5m
Bon Appetit! (Hoiby). Oct. 29, 30, 31, Nov. 1m (Amarillo Museum of Art)
Amahl and the Night Visitors. Dec. 4, 5, 6, 7m (Polk Street UMC Christian Family Life Center)
Les Misérables. Apr. 9, 10, 11m, 11, 12m

AUSTIN LYRIC OPERA
(Long Center for the Perf. Arts, 512-472-5992; www.austinlyricopera.org)

Un Ballo in Maschera. Nov. 8, 13, 16m
Roméo et Juliette. Jan. 24, 29, Feb. 1m
Don Giovanni. Apr. 25, 30, May 3m

DALLAS OPERA
(Winspear Opera House, 214-443-1000; www.dallasopera.org)

Le Nozze di Figaro. Oct. 24, 26m, 29, Nov. 1, 7, 9m
Salome. Oct. 30, Nov. 2m, 5, 8
La Wally (Catalani)/Everest (Talbot). Jan. 30, Feb. 1m, 4, 7 (world premiere of Everest)
La Bohème. Mar. 13, 15m, 18, 21, 27, 29m
Iolanta (Tchaikovsky). Apr. 10, 12m, 15, 18

FORT WORTH OPERA
(Bass Perf. Hall, 877-396-7372; www.fwopera.org)

Dog Days (Little). Apr. 24, 26m, 28, 29, May 1, 2m
La Traviata. Apr. 25, May 3m, 9
Hamlet (Thomas). May 2, 10m

HOUSTON GRAND OPERA
(Wortham Theater Center, 713-228-6737; www.houstongrandopera.org)

Otello. Oct. 24, 26m, Nov. 1, 4, 7
Così Fan Tutte. Oct. 31, Nov. 2m, 8, 13, 15
A Christmas Carol (Bell). Dec. 5, 7m, 9, 11, 14m, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21m (world premiere)
Madama Butterfly. Jan. 23, 25m, 28, 31, Feb. 6, 8m
The Magic Flute. Jan. 30, Feb. 1m, 4, 7, 14
Die Walküre. Apr. 18, 22, 25, 30, May 3m
Sweeney Todd. Apr. 24, 26m, 29, May 2, 8, 9

OPERA IN THE HEIGHTS
(Lambert Hall, Houston, 713-861-5303; www.operaintheheights.org)

Rigoletto. Sept. 26, 27, 28m, Oct. 2, 3, 4, 5m
Hänsel und Gretel. Nov. 14, 15, 16m, 20, 21, 22, 23m
La Clemenza di Tito. Jan. 30, 31, Feb. 1m, 5, 6, 7, 8m
Carmen. Mar. 20, 21, Mar. 22m, 26, 27, 28, Mar. 29m

OPERA SAN ANTONIO
(Tobin Center for the Perf. Arts, 210-673-7270; www.operasa.org)

Fantastic Mr. Fox (Picker). Sept. 23, 26, 27, 28m
Salome. Jan. 8, 11m
Il Segreto di Susanna (Wolf-Ferrari)/La Voix Humaine (Poulenc). Mar. 12, 15m
 

 UTAH 


UTAH OPERA
(Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City, 801-533-6683; www.utahopera.org)

Madama Butterfly. Oct. 11, 13, 15, 17, 19m
Les Pêcheurs de Perles. Jan. 17, 19, 21, 23, 25m
Così Fan Tutte. Mar. 14, 16, 18, 20, 22m
The Rake’s Progress. May 9, 11, 13, 15, 17m

 

VIRGINIA  


VIRGINIA OPERA
(Harrison Opera House, Norfolk; Carpenter Theatre, Richmond, 866-673-7282; www.vaopera.org)

Sweeney Todd. Sept. 26, 28m, 30 (Norfolk); Oct. 3, 5m (Richmond)
H.M.S. Pinafore. Nov. 7, 9m, 11 (Norfolk); 21, 23m (Richmond)
Salome. Jan. 30, Feb. 1m, 3 (Norfolk); 6, 8m (Richmond)
La Traviata. Mar. 13, 15m, 17 (Norfolk); 27, 29m (Richmond)

 

WASHINGTON  


SEATTLE OPERA
(Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 800-426-1619; www.seattleopera.org)

Don Giovanni. Oct. 18, 19m, 22, 25, 29, 31, Nov. 1
Tosca. Jan. 10, 11m, 14, 17, 21, 23, 24
Semele (Handel). Feb. 21, 22m, 25, 28, Mar. 4, 6, 7
Ariadne auf Naxos. May 2, 3m, 6, 9, 13, 15, 16

TACOMA OPERA
(Pantages Theater; Rialto Theater, 253-627-7789; www.tacomaopera.com)

Die Zauberflöte. Oct. 31, Nov. 2m (sung in German with English dialogue)
The Mikado. Feb. 6, 8m
Roméo et Juliette. Apr. 10, 12m

 

WISCONSIN  


FLORENTINE OPERA COMPANY
(Marcus Center for the Perf. Arts, Milwaukee, 800-326-7372; www.florentineopera.org)

Der Fliegende Holländer. Oct. 24, 26m
Wuthering Heights (Floyd). Jan. 9, 11m
Elmer Gantry (Aldridge). Mar. 13, 15m
L’Elisir d’Amore. May 8, 10m

MADISON OPERA
(Overture Center for the Perf. Arts, 608-258-4141; www.madisonopera.org)

Fidelio. Nov. 21, 23m
Sweeney Todd. Feb. 6, 7, 8m
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Apr. 24, 26m
 

 CANADA  


CALGARY OPERA
(Jubilee Auditorium, 403-262-7286; www.calgaryopera.com)

Candide. Aug. 14, 15, 16, 17, 20, 21, 22, 23
Silent Night (Puts). Nov. 8, 12, 14
Le Nozze di Figaro. Jan. 31, Feb. 4, 6
Carmen. Apr. 18, 22, 24

CANADIAN OPERA COMPANY
(Four Seasons Centre for the Perf. Arts, Toronto, 800-250-4653; www.coc.ca)

Falstaff. Oct. 3, 9, 12m, 14, 25m, 29, Nov. 1
Madama Butterfly. Oct. 10, 11m, 15, 18, 19m, 21, 22, 24, 26m, 28, 30, 31
Don Giovanni. Jan. 24m, 27, 30, Feb. 1m, 3, 6, 12, 14, 18, 21
Die Walküre. Jan. 31, Feb. 4, 7m, 10, 13, 19, 22m
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Apr. 17, 19m, 21, 26m, 29, May 2m, 7, 9, 13, 15, 19, 21, 22
Bluebeard’s Castle/Erwartung. May 6, 8, 10m, 12, 14, 16m, 23

EDMONTON OPERA
(Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 780-429-1000; www.edmontonopera.com)

Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Oct. 25, 28, 30
Die Zauberflöte. Jan. 31, Feb. 3, 5
Lucia di Lammermoor. Apr. 18, 21, 23

OPERA ATELIER
(Elgin Theatre, Toronto, 416-703-3767; www.operaatelier.com)

Alcina. Oct. 23, 25, 26m, 28, 31, Nov. 1m
Orphée et Eurydice. Apr. 9, 11, 12m, 14, 17, 18m

OPÉRA DE MONTRÉAL
(Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier; Salle Ludger-Duvernay, 514-985-2258; www.operademontreal.com)

Nabucco. Sept. 20, 23, 25, 27
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Nov. 8, 11, 13, 15
Samson et Dalila. Jan. 24, 27, 29, 31
Silent Night (Puts). May 16, 19, 21, 23

OPÉRA DE QUÉBEC
(Salle Louis Fréchette, Grand Théâtre de Québec, 418-529-0688; www.operadequebec.qc.ca)

Die Lustige Witwe. Oct. 18, 21, 23, 25
Tosca. May 16, 19, 21, 23

PACIFIC OPERA VICTORIA
(Royal Theatre, 250-385-0222; www.pov.bc.ca)

Das Rheingold. Oct. 16, 18, 24, 26m
Lucia di Lammermoor. Feb. 12, 14, 18, 20, 22m
Madama Butterfly. Apr. 9, 11, 15, 17, 19m

VANCOUVER OPERA
(Queen Elizabeth Theatre, BC, 604-683-0222; www.vancouveropera.ca)

Carmen. Sept. 27, 28m, Oct. 2, 3, 4, 5m
Stickboy (Weisensel). Oct. 23, 24, 25, 28, 29m, 30, Nov. 1m, 1, 4, 5m, 6, 7 (world premiere)
Die Fledermaus. Feb. 28, Mar. 5, 7, 8m
Sweeney Todd. Apr. 25, 26m, 30, May 1, 2, 3m
 

 INTERNATIONAL  

 

ARGENTINA   


BUENOS AIRES LÍRICA*
(54 11 4812 6369; www.balirica.org.ar)
Don Giovanni. Aug. 22, 24, 26, 28, 30
Roméo et Juliette. Oct. 17, 19, 21, 23, 25

TEATRO COLÓN
(Buenos Aires, 54 11 5533 5599; www.teatrocolon.org.ar)

Tristan und Isolde. Aug. 4, 6, 10, 12
Falstaff. Sept. 16, 19, 20, 21, 23
Elektra. Oct. 28, 31, Nov. 1, 2, 4
Madama Butterfly. Nov. 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, Dec. 2

 

AUSTRALIA   


OPERA AUSTRALIA
(Sydney Opera House, Sydney; Arts Centre, Melbourne, 61 2 9318 8200; www.opera.org.au)

Don Giovanni. Aug. 1, 5, 7, 9, 12, 16m, 20, 23m, 26, 28, 30m (Sydney)
Rigoletto. Aug. 2, 6, 9m, 14, 16, 22, 24m (Sydney)
L’Elisir d’Amore. Aug. 11, 13, 15, 19, 21, 23, 27, 29, 31m (Sydney)
Tosca. Nov. 12, 15, 18, 22m, 26, 29, Dec. 2, 5, 10, 13m (Melbourne)
Don Pasquale. Nov. 19, 22, 25, 29m, Dec. 3, 6, 12 (Melbourne)
Falstaff. Dec. 1, 4, 6m, 9, 11 (Melbourne)

STATE OPERA OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA
(Adelaide Festival Theatre, Marleston, 61 8 8226 4790; www.saopera.sa.gov.au)

Akhnaten (Glass). Aug. 5, 12, 19
Einstein on the Beach (Glass). Aug. 7, 14, 21
Satyagraha (Glass). Aug. 9, 16, 23
Otello. Oct. 25, 28, 30, Nov. 1
 

 AUSTRIA  


LANDESTHEATER LINZ
(43 732 76 11 0; www.landestheater-linz.at)

Tosca. Sept. 12, 17, 20, 30, Oct. 4, 10, 15, 18, 25, 29, Nov. 16, 27, Dec. 15, 19, Jan. 9, 30, Mar. 4, 14, 18, 29
The Turn of the Screw. Sept. 19, 23, 27, Oct. 2, 10, 24
Raus aus dem Haus (D. Wagner). Oct. 5 (family opera)
Siegfried. Nov. 1, 15, Dec. 7, 25, Jan. 17, Feb. 28, Apr. 5, May 14
Carmen. Nov. 5, 12, 25, Dec. 6, Jan. 4
Show Boat. Nov. 19, 20, 26, Dec. 11, 14, Jan. 16, 25
Die Arabische Prinzessin (Arriaga). Nov. 28 (family opera)
Die Csárdásfürstin (Kálmán). Dec. 13, 16, 31, Jan. 2, 6, 10, 22, 26, Feb. 4, 16, Mar. 21, 24, Apr. 11, 15, 29, May 13, 22,
   June 13, 30
Götterdämmerung. Feb. 7, 15, Mar. 7, 22, Apr. 8, 25, May 17
Das Rheingold. Feb. 13, Mar. 31, May 8
Die Walküre. Feb. 21, Apr. 2, May 10
L’Amour de Loin (Saariaho). Mar. 28, Apr. 7, 10, 28, May 4, 23, June 3, 6, 12, 24, 29
Lynx, der Luchs (Schmidinger). Apr. 4 (family opera)
Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno (Handel). Apr. 30, May 6, 9 (staged)
Der Rosenkavalier. May 1, 16, 25

THEATER AN DER WIEN
(Vienna, 43 1 588 85; www.theater-wien.at)

The Enchantress (Tchaikovksy). Sept. 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 26
Tamerlano (Handel). Sept. 25 (in concert)
Eugene Onegin. Oct. 2, 4, 6m, 8, 10, 13, 19m, 22, 25, 28
Iphigénie en Aulide/Iphigénie en Tauride (Gluck). Oct. 16, 18, 21, 24, 27, 29
Alcina (Handel). Oct. 17 (in concert)
La Stellidaura Vendicante (Provenzale). Oct. 23 (in concert)
Les Pêcheurs de Perles. Nov. 16, 19, 22, 25, 28, 30
Demofonte (Gluck). Nov. 23 (in concert)
King Arthur (Purcell). Nov. 29 (in concert)
Rinaldo (Handel). Dec. 4, 6, 10, 12, 14, 16, 21, 22, 28, 30
American Lulu (Berg/Neuwirth). Dec. 7, 9, 11
La Straniera (Bellini). Jan. 14, 16, 18, 22, 24, 26, 28
The Blind (Auerbach). Jan. 17, 21, 23, 25m, 29
Cinq-Mars (Gounod). Jan. 27 (in concert)
Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Paisiello). Feb. 16, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27
Hercules (Handel). Feb. 26 (in concert)
Geschichten aus dem Wiener Wald (Gruber). Mar. 14, 16, 18, 21, 23
Gli Uccellatori (Gassmann). Mar. 22, 24, 26, 28, 30, Apr. 1, 8, 10, 12, 14
Le Nozze di Figaro. Apr. 11, 13, 15, 18, 20, 22
Zaïs (Rameau). Apr. 17 (in concert)
Siroe (Hasse). Apr. 21 (in concert)
La Mère Coupable (Milhaud). May 8, 10, 12, 15, 17
La Clemenza di Tito (Gluck). May 11 (in concert)
L’Heure Espagnole (Ravel)/Les Mamelles de Tirésias (Poulenc). May 28, 30, June 1, 3, 6, 8, 16, 18, 20, 23

VOLKSOPER WIEN
(Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.volksoper.at)

Die Fledermaus. Sept. 1, 4, Oct. 6, Nov. 10, 14, 18, Dec. 31m, 31, Jan. 1, 8, Feb. 4, 19, Mar. 16, Apr. 1, May 6, 13, 17, 25, June 22m
Die Zauberflöte. Sept. 2, 5, 8, 13, 15, 18, Nov. 15, 19, 29, Dec. 5, 13, 17, June 12, 14, 15m, 20, 30
Il Trovatore. Sept. 3, 10, 16, 20, 24, 27, Oct. 1, 5, 12
Guys and Dolls. Sept. 6, 7, 9, 12, Oct. 10, 13
Eine Nacht in Venedig (J. Strauss). Sept. 11, 17, 25, 28m, 30, Oct. 3, 7
Kiss Me, Kate. Sept. 14, 19, 26, 29, Oct. 15, 17, 23, 29, Nov. 7, 9, 11, 13
Turandot. Oct. 18, 22, 26, 31, Nov. 4, 8
Onkel Präsident (Cerha). Oct. 11, 14, 16, 20 27
Frau Luna (Lincke). Oct. 21, 24, 30, Nov. 3, 21, 23, 28, Dec. 9
La Traviata. Oct. 25, Nov. 1, 5, 22, 25, Dec. 3, May 24, 29, June 4
The Wizard of Oz. Dec. 6, 7m, 14, 15, 18, 23, 25, 29, Jan. 4m, 5, 11m, 12m, 16, 19, 21, 25m, Feb. 12, 20
Hänsel und Gretel. Dec. 8, 12, 16, 19, 22, 26, Jan. 6
My Fair Lady. Dec. 27, 30, Jan. 3, 10, 15, Mar. 20, 26, Apr. 2, 6, 11
Die Lustige Witwe. Jan. 2, 9, 13, 18m, 23, 27
Viva la Mamma (Donizetti). Jan. 17, 20, 22, 26, Feb. 3, 5, 8, 14, 25, Mar. 1, 4
Carmen. Jan. 24, 30, Feb. 2, 6, 13, Apr. 5, 16, 24, May 2
Sweeney Todd. Jan. 31, Feb. 7, 11, 17, 23, 26, May 28, 30, June 7, 13, 16, 18, 23
La Vie Parisienne (Offenbach). Feb. 21, 24, 27, Mar. 2, 7, 10, 27, 29, Apr. 9, 14, 17, 19
Le Nozze di Figaro. Feb. 28, Mar. 6, 11, 13, 18, 21
Erwin, das Naturtalent (Svoboda). Mar. 7m, 8m, 9m, 10m, 12m, 13m, 15m, 16m, 18m (family opera)
Albert Herring (Britten). Mar. 8m, 12, 15, 17
Hello, Dolly!. Mar. 19, 24, Apr. 4, 8, 13, 21, 25, 28, 30, May 1, 9, 16
Fidelio. Mar. 22, 25, 28, 31, Apr. 7
La Bohème. Apr. 23, 26m, 29, May 4, 7, 10, 14, 19, 22
Così Fan Tutte. May 15, 18, 21, 27, June 1, 10, 26, 29
Gräfin Mariza (Kálmán). May 23, 31m, June 3, 5, 11, 21, 24, 28
 

 WIENER STAATSOPER
(Vienna, 43 1 513 1 513; www.wiener-staatsoper.at)

Der Fliegende Holländer. Sept. 3, 6, 9, 12
Tosca. Sept. 4, 8, Jan. 31, Feb. 3, 6, Mar. 24, 27
Rusalka. Sept. 5, 10, 13
La Fanciulla del West. Sept. 11, 14, 18
Manon. Sept. 17, 20, 24
L’Elisir d’Amore. Sept. 19, 23, 26, Oct. 19, 25, Feb. 15m, May 6
Das Städtchen Drumherum (Naske). Sept. 20m, 22m, 30m, Oct. 2m, 6m, 11m, 19m, 24m, 25m, 27m, 28m, Nov. 1m,
   20m, 22m, 25m, 29m, Dec. 1m, 2m, 3m, 16m, 22m, Jan. 7m, 8m (family opera)
Don Carlo. Sept. 21, 25, 28, Oct. 2, Feb. 22, 25, Mar. 1
Salome. Oct. 4, 7, 10, Jan. 15, 19, 23, 27, June 2, 5, 8
Idomeneo. Oct. 5, 8, 11, 14, 16
Roberto Devereux. Oct. 9, 13, 17
Ariadne auf Naxos. Oct. 12, 15, 18, 21, 23
Tannhäuser. Oct. 22, 26, 30, Nov. 2
La Bohème. Oct. 29, 31, Nov. 4, 7
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Nov. 5, Jan. 8, 12, Feb. 16, 19, Mar. 19, May 7, 12
The Cunning Little Vixen. Nov. 8, 12, 14, 17
Khovanshchina. Nov. 15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 30
Le Nozze di Figaro. Nov. 16, 19, 22, 25
Der Rosenkavalier. Nov. 20, 23, 26, 28, Apr. 6, 9, 12
La Traviata. Dec. 5, 8m, 12, 16, Mar. 12, 15, 18, 21
La Cenerentola. Dec. 6, 10, 14, May 21, 23, 26
Arabella (R. Strauss). Dec. 9, 13, 18, 21
Rigoletto. Dec. 20, 23, 27, 30, Jan. 2, 17, 20, 23, 26, 30
Die Zauberflöte. Dec. 25, 28, Jan. 4, 7, 11
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 31, Jan. 1, 3, 5
Tristan und Isolde. Jan. 10, 14, 18
The Queen of Spades. Jan. 16, 20, 24, 28
Simon Boccanegra. Jan. 21, 25, 29, Feb. 1
Madama Butterfly. Jan. 26, 30, Feb. 2, Apr. 22, 24
Die Zauberflöte für Kinder. Feb. 13m, 13 (family opera)
Andrea Chénier. Feb. 18, 21, 24
La Juive. Feb. 23, 27, Mar. 3, 7
I Puritani. Feb. 28, Mar. 4, 6, 10
Werther. Mar. 5, 9, 13
Aida. Mar. 22, 25, 28
Elektra. Mar. 29, Apr. 1, 4, 7, 11, 16
Parsifal. Apr. 2, 5, 8
Anna Bolena. Apr. 10, 13, 17, 20
Undine (Lortzing). Apr. 18m (family opera)
Eugene Onegin. Apr. 25, 28, May 1
Don Pasquale. Apr. 26, 29, May 2, 5, 8, 11
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk. May 8, 11, 14, 17
Nabucco. May 10, 14, 18, 22
Das Rheingold. May 16, 30
Die Walküre. May 17, 31
Siegfried. May 20, June 4th
Götterdämmerung. May 25, June 7
Fidelio. June 3, 6, 9
Don Giovanni. June 11, 13, 16, 19
The Tempest (Adès). June 14, 18, 21, 24, 27
Cardillac (Hindemith). June 22, 25, 29
 
 BELGIUM 


FLANDERS OPERA
(Antwerp Opera House; Ghent Opera House, 32 70 22 02 02; www.vlaamseopera.be)

Elektra. Sept. 12, 14m, 16, 18, 19 (Antwerp); Sept. 27, 28m, 30, Oct. 1, 3 (Ghent)
Khovanshchina. Oct. 31, Nov. 2m, 4, 5, 7, 8 (Antwerp); 26, 28, 29, 30m, Dec. 2 (Ghent)
Così Fan Tutte. Dec. 14, 16, 18, 20, 23, 26, 28m, 31 (Antwerp); Jan. 9, 11m, 13, 15, 17, 20 (Ghent)
Akhnaten (Glass). Feb. 13, 15m, 17, 19, 21, 22 (Antwerp); Mar. 4, 6, 8m, 10 (Ghent)
Don Giovanni. Mar. 17, 19, 21, 24, 26, 29m, 31, Apr. 2 (Antwerp)
La Juive. Apr. 14, 16, 18, 19m, 21 (Ghent); 29, 30, May 2, 3m, 5, 6 (Antwerp)
Private View (Van Parys). May 13, 15 (Antwerp); 23 (Ghent) (world premiere)
L’Autre Hiver (Pauwels). May 15, 16 (Antwerp); 21 (Ghent) (world premiere)
HRZSCHMRZ (Verstockt). May 20, 21 (Antwerp); 23, 24m (Ghent)
– there is no why here – (Molino). May 22, 23 (Antwerp)
Le Nozze di Figaro. June 16, 18, 21, 23, 26, 28m, 30 (Ghent)

OPÉRA ROYAL DE WALLONIE
(Palais Opéra de Liège, 32 4 221 47 22; www.lamonnaie.be)

La Cenerentola. Sept. 19, 21m, 23, 25, 27, 30
Le Temple de la Gloire (Rameau). Oct. 12m (in concert)
Manon. Oct. 16, 19m, 21, 23, 25
Brundibár (Krása). Oct. 24 (in French; family opera)
LuisaMiller. Nov. 26, 29, Dec. 2, 4, 7m
Tosca. Dec. 20, 21m, 23, 26, 27, 28m, 30, 31, Jan. 2
Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor (Nicolai). Jan. 30, Feb. 1m, 3, 5, 7
Im Weissen Rössl (Benatzky/Stolz). Feb. 20, 21, 22m
Rigoletto. Mar. 15, 19, 22m, 25, 28, 31
Les Pêcheurs de Perles. Apr. 17, 19m, 21, 23, 25
Fleur de Peau (L. Adam/Borbé). May 20m, 23 (family opera; world premiere)
L’Elisir d’Amore. June 19, 21m, 23, 25, 27

THÉÂTRE ROYAL DE LA MONNAIE
(Brussels, except as indicated, 32 2 70 23 39 39; www.demunt.be)

Daphne (R. Strauss). Sept. 9, 11, 14m, 16, 18, 21m, 23, 25, 27, 30
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Sept. 22 (in concert)
Shell Shock (Lens). Oct. 24, 25, 26m, 28, 29, 30, 31, Nov. 1, 2m (world premiere)
Don Giovanni. Dec. 2, 4, 7m, 9, 11, 14m, 16, 18, 20, 23, 26, 28m, 30
Fierrabras (Schubert). Jan. 21, 24 (in concert)
Tamerlano (Handel). Jan. 27, 29, 31, Feb. 4, 6, 8m (La Monnaie); 24, 26, 28 (Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam)
Alcina (Handel). Jan. 28, 30, Feb. 1m, 3, 5, 7 (La Monnaie); 25, 27, Mar. 1m (Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam)
Jakob Lenz (Rihm). Feb. 27, Mar. 1m, 3, 4, 6, 7
Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Paisiello). Mar. 6 (in concert)
Le Vin Herbé (Martin). Mar. 10
Penthesilea (Dusapin). Mar. 31, Apr. 2, 4, 7, 9, 12m, 14, 16, 18 (world premiere)
Un Ballo in Maschera. May 12, 13, 15, 16, 17m, 19, 20, 21, 23, 24m, 26, 27
Aleko/The Miserly Knight/Francesca da Rimini (Rachmaninoff). June 16, 18, 19, 21m, 23, 24, 26, 27, 30
 

 CZECH REPUBLIC  


NATIONAL THEATRE, PRAGUE
(420 224 901 448; www.narodni-divadlo.cz)

Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Aug. 27, Sept. 26, Oct. 21, Apr. 10, 30 (Estates Theatre)
Così Fan Tutte. Aug. 28, Sept. 13m, Nov. 11, 27, Dec. 5, 26, Jan. 14, May 5, June 5, 25 (Estates Theatre)
Aida. Aug. 29, Sept. 12, Oct. 10, Nov. 6, Dec. 19, Feb. 14, Mar. 27, Apr. 18, May 2, 30 (State Opera)
Le Nozze di Figaro. Aug. 30m, 30, Sept. 20m, 20, Oct. 23, Nov. 1m, 1, 23m, 23, Dec. 2, 14, 27m, 27, Jan. 8, 29, Feb.
   25, Apr. 9, May 9m, 9, 26, June 6m, 6 (Estates Theatre)
Don Giovanni. Aug. 31m, 31, Sept. 7m, 7, 27m, 27, Oct. 25m, 25, Nov. 5, 14, 22m, 22, Dec. 4, Jan. 4m, 4, 17m, 17,
   Feb. 13, Mar. 8m, 8, Apr. 4m, 4, 25m, 25, May 3, 23m, 23, June 9, 27m, 27 (Estates Theatre)
Rusalka. Sept. 2, 19, Oct. 4, Nov. 3, Dec. 18, Jan. 16, Feb. 12, Mar. 5, Apr. 22 (National Theatre); Sept. 10, 24, Oct. 28,
   Nov. 15, Dec. 26, Jan. 9, 27, Feb. 15m, Mar. 14, 29, Apr. 7, June 24 (State Opera)
La Traviata. Sept. 3, 26, Oct. 25, Nov. 7, Dec. 30, Jan. 28, Feb. 3, Mar. 7, 17, 28, Apr. 4, May 15, 28 (State Opera);
   Feb. 2, 19, 23, Mar. 2, 13, Apr. 13, May 4, June 11, 23 (National Theatre)
The Jacobin. Sept. 4, Oct. 1, Nov. 9, Jan. 21, Feb. 11, Mar. 4, May 21, June 13 (National Theatre)
La Bohème. Sept. 5, 17, Nov. 26, Dec. 18, Jan. 11m, 18m, Feb. 20, Mar. 25, Apr. 9, May 5 (State Opera)
Turandot. Sept. 6, Oct. 12, Nov. 16, Dec. 10, Feb. 1, 19, Mar. 19, Apr. 8, May 24m, June 16m (State Opera)
Il Trovatore. Sept. 7, Oct. 2, Nov. 19, Dec. 14, Feb. 10, Mar. 4, Apr. 19m, May 20, June 9 (State Opera)
Tosca. Sept. 11, 27, Oct. 8, Nov. 2, Dec. 20, Jan. 2, Feb. 25, Mar. 13, May 3, 22, June 25 (State Opera)
The Bartered Bride. Sept. 12, 21, Nov. 8, Jan. 2, Feb. 10, 22, Mar. 14, Apr. 7, May 27, June 14 (National Theatre)
Madama Butterfly. Sept. 19, Oct. 3, Nov. 12, Jan. 8, Mar. 26, May 7 (State Opera)
L’Olimpiade. Oct. 3, 11, 16 (Estates Theatre)
The Fall of Arkun (Fibich). Oct. 9, 10, 12, 20, Jan. 28, Mar. 17, 19, Apr. 11, 18 (National Theatre)
Simon Boccanegra. Oct. 17, 31, Nov. 12 (National Theatre)
Carmen. Oct. 22, Nov. 20, Jan. 13, Feb. 2, 13, 26, Mar. 21, Apr. 24, May 29 (National Theatre); Sept. 13, 21, 25,
   Oct. 24, Nov. 8, 22, Dec. 12, 27, Jan. 3, Mar. 24, Apr. 12, May 1, 13, June 27 (State Opera)
Salome. Oct. 23, 26, 29, Nov. 25, Dec. 7, May 17, 23, 29, June 17 (State Opera)
Libuse (Smetana). Oct. 28, Jan. 1, May 1 (National Theatre)
The Devil and Kate. Nov. 8m, Feb. 22m, Mar. 14m, June 14m (National Theatre)
The Two Widows (Smetana). Nov. 10, Dec. 11, Jan. 15, June 19, 24 (National Theatre)
The Cunning Little Vixen. Nov. 15m, 15, Dec. 7, Jan. 24m, 24, Mar. 1m, 1, 12 (National Theatre)
Jenůfa. Nov. 21, 28, Apr. 6, 17 (National Theatre)
The New Earth (Hába). Dec. 12 (National Theatre)
L’Elisir d’Amore. Dec. 20, Jan. 11 (National Theatre)
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 21, 31, Jan. 4m, 31 (State Opera)
Mefistofele (Boito). Jan. 22, 24, 30, Feb. 5, 22, Mar. 10, Apr. 15, May 21, June 3 (State Opera)
Otello. Jan. 29, Feb. 24, Mar. 12, Apr. 14, May 6, 27 (State Opera)
Die Zauberflöte. Feb. 5, 7, 9, 15m, 15, 20, 27, Mar. 11, Apr. 3, May 15, June 16 (Estates Theatre)
Tannhäuser. Mar. 15m, 22m, Apr. 2, 28 (State Opera)
Boris Godunov. Mar. 26, 29, Apr. 2, 26, May 24, 31 (National Theatre)
Hänsel und Gretel. Apr. 23, 24, 25m, May 10, 12m, 26, 31m, 31, June 2, 7m, 7, 21m (State Opera)
From the House of the Dead. May 14, 16, 22, 28, June 4, 12 (National Theatre)
Macbeth. June 11, 13, 23, 26 (State Opera)
 

 DENMARK 


ROYAL DANISH OPERA
(Royal Danish Theatre, Copenhagen, 45 33 69 69 69; www.kglteater.dk)

Der Rosenkavalier. Sept. 12, 20, 25, 28m, Oct. 5m, 11, 18, 26m, Jan. 18m, 24
Tosca. Oct. 12m, 21, 24, 30, Nov. 1, 4, 7, 9m, 12, 15, 18, 22, 26, 29, Dec. 2
The Ice Castle. Oct. 21, 23, 25, 26m
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk. Nov. 2m, 5, 8, 14, 16m, 30m, Dec. 5, Jan. 17, 25m
Gesualdo—Shadows (Holten). Nov. 9, 11, 13, 15m
Lulu. Nov. 20, 23m, Dec. 4, 11, 17, Jan. 16, 22, Feb. 1m, 6
La Bohème. Nov. 22, 23m
Die Zauberflöte. Jan. 15, 21, 23, 28, 31, Feb. 3, 5, 7, 20, 22m, 26, Mar. 1m, 6, 12, 15m, 18, 21, 25, 27, 29m
Sun Goes Up, Sun Goes Down (Gudmundsen-Holmgreen). Jan. 23, Feb. 4, 17, 19, 24, 27 (world premiere)
Alcina (Handel). Feb. 21, 23, 28, Mar. 4, 6, 8m, 10, 14
Così Fan Tutte. Mar. 12, 13
Maskarade (Nielsen). Mar. 28, Apr. 8, 11, 18m, 26m, May 2, 9, 12, 15, 17m, 21
Saul og David (Nielsen). Apr. 17, 19m, 23, 28, May 3m, 5, 10m, June 9

 

FINLAND 


FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA
(Helsinki, 358 9 4030 2211; www.opera.fi)

Le Nozze di Figaro. Aug. 29, Sept. 2, 4, 6m, 12, 13, 16, 18, 24, 26, Oct. 2, 7
Boris Godunov. Sept. 27m, 30, Oct. 4m, 9
Pelléas et Mélisande. Oct. 11, 15, 17, 22
Il Tabarro/Pagliacci. Nov. 12, 14, 20, 22, 26, Dec. 3
Die Fledermaus. Nov. 28, Dec. 2, 4, 8, 10, 17, 19, 27m, 31, Jan. 2, 9
La Bohème. Dec. 12, 16, 29, Jan. 3m, 8, 10
The Cunning Little Vixen. Jan. 23, 27, 29, 31m, Feb. 5, 7, 10, 12, 28m, Mar. 6, 18, 20 (in Finnish)
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. Mar. 13, 17, 25, Apr. 4m, 11m, 18m
Émilie (Saariaho). Apr. 2, 6m, 9
Aida. May 2, 5, 9, 13, 16
 

 FRANCE 


CHÂTELET: THÉÂTRE MUSICAL DE PARIS
(33 1 40 28 28 40; www.chatelet-theatre.com)

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (Legrand). Sept. 11, 12, 13, 14m
An American in Paris. Nov. 22–Jan. 4
Il Re Pastore (Mozart). Jan. 22, 24, 26, 28, 30, Feb. 1m
Le Petit Prince (Levinas). Feb. 9, 11, 12
Singin’ in the Rain. Mar. 12, 13, 14m, 14, 15m, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21m, 21, 22m, 24, 25, 26
Les Indiens Sont à l’Ouest (Juliette). Apr. 2, 4m
La Belle Hélène (Offenbach). June 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14m, 15, 17, 19, 21m, 22

OPÉRA COMIQUE
(Salle Favart, Paris, 33 8 25 01 01 23; www.opera-comique.com)

Die Fledermaus. Dec. 21m, 23, 25m, 28m, 30, Jan. 1m
Les Fêtes Vénitiennes (Campra). Jan. 26, 27, 29, 30, Feb. 1m, 2
Au Monde (Boesmans). Feb. 22m, 24, 26, 27
Le Pré aux Clercs (Hérold). Mar. 23, 25, 27, 29m, 31, Apr. 2
Ciboulette (Hahn). Apr. 27, 29, May 3m, 5, 7
Les Contes de la Lune Vague après la Pluie (Dayer). May 18, 19
Les Mousquetaires au Couvent (Varney). June 13, 15, 17, 19, 21m, 23

OPÉRA DE LYON
(Place de la Comédie, 33 826 305 325; www.opera-lyon.org)

Der Fliegende Holländer. Oct. 11, 13, 15, 17, 19m, 22, 24, 26m
Semiramide (Rossini). Nov. 18, 20 (in concert)
Rusalka. Dec. 15, 17, 19, 21m, 23, 27, 29, Jan. 1m
The King and I. Dec. 16, 19, 20, 22, 23, 27m, 27, 28m
Idomeneo. Jan. 23, 25m, 27, 29, 31, Feb. 2, 4, 6
Romeo und Julia (Blacher). Feb. 24, 26, 27, 28, Mar. 1m, 3, 4
Die Gezeichneten (Schreker). Mar. 13, 17, 20, 22m, 26, 28
Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck). Mar. 14, 18, 19, 21, 24, 25, 27, 29m
Sunken Garden (van der Aa). Mar. 15m, 16, 18, 19, 20
Carmen. Apr. 30, May 2, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17m
Pelléas et Mélisande. June 8, 10, 12, 14m, 16, 18

OPÉRA DE MARSEILLE
(Opéra Municipal, 33 4 91 55 11 10; www.opera.marseille.fr)

La Gioconda. Oct. 1, 4m, 7, 10
Moïse et Pharaon (Rossini). Nov. 8, 11, 14, 16m (in concert)
Mosè (Colonna). Nov. 13 (in concert)
L’Elisir d’Amore. Dec. 23, 27, Dec. 31, Jan. 2, 4m
Les Caprices de Marianne (Sauguet). Jan. 29, 30, 31, Feb. 1m
Tosca. Mar. 11, 13, 15m, 18, 20
Der Fliegende Holländer. Apr. 21, 24, 26m, 29
Falstaff. June 4, 6, 9, 11, 14m

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE BORDEAUX
(33 5 56 00 85 95; www.opera-bordeaux.com)

La Bohème. Sept. 26, 28m, 29, 30, Oct. 1, 2, 3, 5m, 6, 7
Pierrot Lunaire Cabaret 30 (Schoenberg/Spoliansky/Holländer/Weill). Nov. 19, 20, 22, 23m
Nijinskys Tagebuch (Glanert). Jan. 20, 22, 23, 25m
La Damnation de Faust. Feb. 18, 20, 22m (in concert)
Tristan und Isolde. Mar. 26, 29m, Apr. 1, 4, 7
Dardanus (Rameau). Apr. 18, 22, 24, 26m
Norma. May 22, 25, 31m, June 3, 6, 9

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE LORRAINE
(33 3 83 85 33 11; www.opera-national-lorraine.fr)

Owen Wingrave (Britten). Oct. 5m, 7, 8, 10, 11
Nabucco. Nov. 25, 27, 30m, Dec. 2, 4
Les Mamelles de Tirésias (Poulenc). Dec. 30, Jan. 2, 3, 6, 4m
Aleko/Francesca da Rimini (Rachmaninoff). Feb. 6, 8m, 15m, 10, 12
Aliados (Rivas). Mar. 13, 14, 15m, 17, 18
Die Tote Stadt. Apr. 21, 24, 26m, 28, 30
Armide (Lully). June 21m, 24, 26, 28m, 30

OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS
(33 1 71 25 24 23; www.operadeparis.fr)

Opéra Bastille
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Sept. 19, 23, 25, 28m, 29, Oct. 1, 4, 14, 15, 20, 23, 28, 30, Nov. 3
Tosca. Oct. 10, 13, 16, 19m, 22, 24, 26m, 27, 29, Nov. 1, 4, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 21, 25, 28
La Bohème. Nov. 30m, Dec. 2, 4, 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 18, 21m, 23, 26, 28m, 30
Don Giovanni. Jan. 15, 20, 23, 25m, 28, Feb. 2, 5, 8m, 11, 14
Ariadne auf Naxos. Jan. 22, 27, 31, Feb. 6, 9, 12, 17
Pelléas et Mélisande. Feb. 7, 10, 13, 16, 19, 22m, 25, 28
Faust. Mar. 2, 5, 9, 12, 15m, 18, 22m, 25, 28
Rusalka. Apr. 3, 7, 10, 13, 16, 18, 23, 26m
Die Zauberflöte. Apr. 17, 20, 24, 27, 30, May 3m, 6, 10m, 14, 26, 29, June 1, 4, 7m, 10, 15, 19, 22, 25, 28m
Le Roi Arthus (Chausson). May 16, 19, 22, 25, 28, June 2, 5, 8, 11, 14m
Adriana Lecouvreur. June 23, 26, 29, July 3, 6, 9, 12m, 15
Palais Garnier
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Oct. 16, 19m, 22, 24, 27, 29, Nov. 1, 5, 8, Jan. 21, 24, 26, 29, Feb. 1m, 4, 7, 10, 12, 15m
Hänsel und Gretel. Nov. 20, 25, 28, Dec. 1, 4, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18
Le Cid (Massenet). Mar. 27, 30, Apr. 2, 6, 9, 12m, 15, 18, 21
Alceste (Gluck). June 16, 18, 20, 23, 25, 28, July 1, 5, 7, 9, 12, 15

THÉÂTRE DES CHAMPS ÉLYSÉES
(Paris, 01 49 52 50 50; www.theatrechampselysees.fr)

Roméo et Juliette (Berlioz). Sept. 18 (in concert)
Stabat Mater (Rossini). Sept. 20 (in concert)
Castor et Pollux (Rameau). Oct. 13, 15, 17, 19, 21
Alcina (Handel). Oct. 20 (in concert)
Cléopâtre (Massenet). Nov. 18 (in concert)
Semiramide (Rossini). Nov. 23 (in concert)
La Clemenza di Tito. Dec. 10, 12, 14, 16, 18
Messiah. Dec. 15 (in concert)
Christmas Oratorio (Bach). Dec. 20 (in concert)
Niobe (Steffani). Jan. 24 (in concert)
Guillaume Tell. Jan. 31 (in concert)
Requiem (Verdi). Feb. 3, May 18 (in concert)
Stabat Mater (Dvorˇák). Feb. 12 (in concert)
L’Occasione Fa il Ladro (Rossini). Feb. 13 (in concert)
Hercules (Handel). Feb. 14 (in concert)
Solaris (Fujikura). Mar. 5, 7 (world premiere)
Mass in B minor (Bach). Mar. 16 (in concert)
Saint Matthew Passion (Bach). Apr. 1 (in concert)
Saint John Passion (Bach). Apr. 3 (in concert)
Macbeth. May 4, 7, 11, 13, 16
Maria Stuarda. June 18, 20, 23, 25, 27
Grands Motets (Rameau). June 26 (in concert)

THÉÂTRE DU CAPITOLE
(Toulouse, 33 5 61 63 13 13; www.theatre-du-capitole.org)

Un Ballo in Maschera. Sept. 30, Oct. 3, 5m, 7, 9, 12m
Owen Wingrave (Britten). Nov. 21, 23m, 25
Doña Francisquita (Vives). Dec. 21m, 23, 25m, 26, 28m, 30, 31
Tristan und Isolde. Jan. 28, Feb. 1m, 4, 8m, 11
Castor et Pollux (Rameau). Mar. 24, 27, 29m, 31, Apr. 2
Massacre (Mitterer). Apr. 12m, 14, 15, 17
Betrothal in a Monastery (Prokofiev). May 15, 17m, 19, 22, 24m
Turandot. June 19, 21m, 23, 26, 28m, 30
La Guerre des Boutons (Servain). June 24, 27, July 1, 3
 

 GERMANY 


BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER
(Nationaltheater, Munich, 49 89 21 85 19 20; www.bayerische.staatsoper.de)

Tosca. Sept. 20, 24, 27
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Sept. 21, 26, Oct. 1, Mar. 15, 17, 21
Die Schweigsame Frau (R. Strauss). Sept. 25, 28, Oct. 2, 5, 11, July 5, 9
Simon Boccanegra. Oct. 3, 6, 10
La Clemenza di Tito. Oct. 14, 17, 23
The Makropulos Case. Oct. 19, 22, 26, 29, Nov. 11, July 2
Die Soldaten (Zimmermann). Oct. 31, Nov. 2, 4
Rigoletto. Nov. 8, 11, 14
Nabucco. Nov. 13, 16, 21
Manon Lescaut. Nov. 15, 19, 24, 27, 30, Dec. 4, 7, July 28, 31
Hänsel und Gretel. Nov. 25, 26m, 26, Jan. 1, 4m, 4
Il Turco in Italia. Nov. 28, Dec. 1, 5
Die Zauberflöte. Dec. 6, 9, 11, 14m, June 15, 17, 20
Le Nozze di Figaro. Dec. 8, 12, 15, 17
Carmen. Dec. 19, 22, 26
Die Frau ohne Schatten. Dec. 20, 23, 27m
L’Elisir d’Amore. Dec. 29, 31, Jan. 3, Apr. 10, 12, 15
Don Giovanni. Jan. 10, 13, 16
Guillaume Tell. Jan. 18, 21, 25
La Bohème. Jan. 23, 27, 31
Lucia di Lammermoor. Jan. 26, 29, Feb. 1, 5, 8, 11, July 22, 25
Il Trovatore. Jan. 30, Feb. 4, 7, 10
Falstaff. Feb. 12, 14, 17, 19
Così Fan Tutte. Feb. 16, 18, 22
Das Rheingold. Feb. 20, 27, Mar. 11, 22
Madama Butterfly. Feb. 21, 23, 26, July 13
Die Walküre. Feb. 28, Mar. 6, 14, 23
La Cenerentola. Mar. 1, 3, 7
Siegfried. Mar. 8, 16, 26
Götterdämmerung. Mar. 20, 29, Apr. 2, 5
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Mar. 28, 31, Apr. 4
Roberto Devereux. Apr. 7, 11, 17, July 10, 15
Eugene Onegin. May 2, 5, 9, 13, July 26, 29
La Forza del Destino. May 4, 7, 10m
Elektra. May 14, 17, 21, July 16, 19
La Traviata. May 24, 27, 31, June 4
Lulu. May 25, 29, June 3, 6, 10
Norma. June 13, 16, 21, 29
Pelléas et Mélisande. June 28, July 1, 4, 7
Arabella (R. Strauss). July 6, 11, 14, 17
Tristan und Isolde. July 8, 12
L’Orfeo (Monteverdi). July 18, 21, 23
Don Carlo. July 24, 27, 30

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN
(49 30 343 84 343; www.deutscheoperberlin.de)

Oresteia (Xenakis). Sept. 9, 12, 13, 15, 16
Dinorah (Meyerbeer). Oct. 1 (in concert at the Berliner Philharmonie)
Ariadne auf Naxos. Oct. 14 (in concert at the Berliner Philharmonie)
Roberto Devereux. Nov. 5, 11 (in concert at the Berliner Philharmonie)
The Rape of Lucretia. Nov. 15, 16 (at the Haus der Berliner Festspiele)
Carmen. Nov. 28, Dec. 2, 8, Apr. 4, May 16, 21
Falstaff. Nov. 29, Dec. 4, 11
Die Zauberflöte. Dec. 6, 30, Jan. 3, 17, Feb. 22, 27, Mar. 7, Apr. 2, 10, May 6, June 14
Tannhäuser. Dec. 7, 13, Feb. 8, 15
Turandot. Dec. 12, 19, Apr. 5, 11
Der Rosenkavalier. Dec. 14, 17, 20
Hänsel und Gretel. Dec. 16, 23m, 23, 28m, 28
Lohengrin. Dec. 21, 25, Apr. 19, 25
L’Elisir d’Amore. Dec. 22, 29, 31m, 31, May 23, 25
La Traviata. Jan. 4, 8, Apr. 9, 12, July 1, 4
Tosca. Jan. 15, 18, Mar. 21, 25
Le Nozze di Figaro. Jan. 16, 24, 28
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk. Jan. 25, 29, 31, Feb. 5, 14
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Jan. 30, Feb. 12, 28, May 20, 22
Lucia di Lammermoor. Feb. 1, 6
Elektra. Feb. 4, 7
Samson et Dalila. Feb. 21, 26, Mar. 1
La Rondine. Mar. 8, 12, 14, 18, 27, June 29, July 3
La Fanciulla del West. Mar. 13, 19, 22, 28
La Bohème. Mar. 20, 24, 30
Madama Butterfly. Mar. 26, 29, 30
Roméo et Juliette (Berlioz). Apr. 18, 20, 22, 28, 29, May 2 (staged)
Don Carlo. Apr. 23, 26, 30, May 3
Eugene Onegin. May 7, 10, 14, 24
La Damnation de Faust. May 8, 13, 15 (staged)
Valentina (Maskats). May 19
The Love for Three Oranges (Prokofiev). May 29, June 4, 12
Nabucco. June 6, 11, 13, 17, 20
Faust. June 19, 24, 27, 30, July 2, 5

FESTSPIELHAUS BADEN-BADEN
(49 72 2130 13101; www.festspielhaus.de)

I Capuleti e i Montecchi. Nov. 27 (in concert)
Der Rosenkavalier. Mar. 27, 30, Apr. 2, 6
La Princesse de Trébizonde (Offenbach). Mar. 28m, 31, Apr. 5m
La Damnation de Faust. Mar. 29, Apr. 5 (in concert)
Der Rosenkavalier. Apr. 2m, 6m (abridged; family opera)
La Traviata. May 22, 25, 29
The Queen of Spades. July 9, 11
Les Troyens. July 12 (in concert)
Le Nozze di Figaro. July 16, 19 (in concert)

HAMBURGISCHE STAATSOPER
(49 40 35 68 68; www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de)

La Belle Hélène (Offenbach). Sept. 20, 24, 28, Oct. 2, 5m, 8, June 19, 23, 25
Aida. Sept. 25, 30, Oct. 3, 7, 12m
Salome. Oct. 1, 4, 10
Carmen. Oct. 9, 11, 18, 25, Feb. 5, 11, 15
Jenůfa. Oct. 16, 23, 26, 29, Nov. 1
Jeanne d’Arc au Bûcher (Honegger). Oct. 19, 22 (in concert)
Almira (Handel). Oct. 21, 24, 28, 31
Die Verzeihung des Opfers (Riehm/Vivier/Genet). Oct. 25, 28, 30, Nov. 1
La Traviata. Oct. 30, Nov. 6, Apr. 4, 8, May 1m, 5, 9, 23
Fidelio. Nov. 15, 18, 21
Luisa Miller. Nov. 16, 19, 22, 25, 30m, Dec. 4, 9
Die Zauberflöte. Nov. 23, 29, Dec. 3, 14, 18, 20
La Bohème. Nov. 28, Dec. 2, 11, 16, Feb. 26, Mar. 1, 4, 7
Hänsel und Gretel. Dec. 8, 12, 17, 19
Tannhäuser. Dec. 21, 28m, Jan. 4, 17
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Dec. 22, 26, 30, Jan. 1
La Cenerentola. Jan. 6, 9, 14, 18
The Cunning Little Vixen. Jan. 23, 25, 27, 30
La Fanciulla del West. Feb. 1, 4, 7, 10, 13, 18, 21
Le Nozze di Figaro. Feb. 3, 6, 8, 12
Die Hamburger Sindbadauken (B. Gordon). Feb. 8, 13, 14m, 14, 15, 20, 21m, 21, 22, 27, 28m, 28,
   Mar. 1 (world premiere; family opera)
Elektra. Feb. 14, 17, 19, 24
Dialogues des Carmélites. Feb. 22, 25, 28, Mar. 3
L’Elisir d’Amore. Feb. 27, Mar. 5, 8m
Lucia di Lammermoor. Mar. 14, 21, 24, 26
Die Tote Stadt. Mar. 22, 25, 28, 31, Apr. 2, 7, 11
Pelléas et Mélisande. Apr. 6, 10, 15, 18
Wien: Heldenplatz (after Cerha). Apr. 25, 28, 30, May 2
La Bianca Notte/Die Helle Nacht (Furrer). May 10, 13, 16, 19, 24, 27, 31 (world premiere)
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. May 22, 25, 28, June 2
Simon Boccanegra. June 7, 10, 13, 18, 21
Madama Butterfly. June 9, 14, 20, 24
In the Locked Room (Watkins)/Persona (Langemann). July 4, 6, 7, 9, 10, 12 (world premiere of Persona)
 

 KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN
(49 30 47 99 74 00; www.komische-oper-berlin.de)

Die Zauberflöte. Sept. 12, 18, 27, Oct. 2, 4, 12, 18, 24, Nov. 21, Dec. 10, 19, 26, Jan. 16, 22, Feb. 20, 28, Mar. 27, Apr. 3, 25, May 23
A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Britten). Sept. 13, 21, Oct. 3, 15, 31
Clivia (Dostal). Sept. 20, 28, Oct. 5m, 16, 26, Nov. 1, Jan. 27, Feb. 2
La Belle Hélène (Offenbach). Oct. 11, 17, 19m, 25, Nov. 8, 15, 23, Dec. 11, 31, Jan. 2, 18, 23, Feb. 1, July 10, 12
Das Gespenst von Canterville (Lange). Nov. 2m, 9, 13m, 16m, 28m, Dec. 4m, 7m, 26m (family opera)
West Side Story. Nov. 7, 12, 22, 28, 29, Dec. 3, 12, 13, 20, 23, 28m, 28, Jan. 9, 14, 15, Apr. 26m, May 8, 22, 29, June 7,
   19, July 2, 3
Don Giovanni. Nov. 30, Dec. 6, 14m, 17, 25, Jan. 11, Apr. 4, 11, May 3, 17, June 23, July 11
Des Kaisers neue Kleider (Vacek). Dec. 10m, 12m, 22, Jan. 4m, 9m (family opera)
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 18, 27, Jan. 3, 25, 29
Arizona Lady (Kálmán). Dec. 21, 30 (in concert)
Ball im Savoy (Abraham). Jan. 10, 17, 24, 28, Feb. 3, 7, 15, 21, 27, Mar. 4, 13, 28, Apr. 6
Eine Frau, die Weiss, Was Sie Will (O. Straus). Jan. 30, Feb. 5, 8, Mar. 8, Apr. 10
Orpheus (Monteverdi/Kats-Chernin). Feb. 14, 22, Mar. 6, 29
Gianni Schicchi/Bluebeard’s Castle. Mar. 1, 7, 15, 19, Apr. 5, 12, 17, July 8
Die Schneekönigin (Valtinoni). Mar. 5m, 8m, 16m, 17m, 20m, 27m (family opera)
María de Buenos Aires (Piazzolla). Mar. 20, 22 (in concert)
Moses und Aron (Schoenberg). Apr. 19, 24, 28, May 2, 10, July 7
Odysseus (Monteverdi/Kats-Chernin). Apr. 23, 30, May 24, June 4
Così Fan Tutte. May 1, 7, 16, 25, June 13
Carmen. May 6, 14, 30, June 5, 30
Lucio Silla (Mozart). May 9, 13 (in concert)
Giulio Cesare. May 31, June 6, 11, 14, 27, July 4, 9
Rigoletto. June 12, 20, 24, 28, July 1
My Square Lady (Gob Squad). June 21, 25, July 5 (world premiere)

OPER FRANKFURT
(49 69 212 49 49 4; www.oper-frankfurt.de)

La Bohème. Sept. 5, 7, 13, 20, 28m, Oct. 1, 8, 11, Feb. 7, 28, Mar. 19, Apr. 4
Sirenen (Riehm). Sept. 14, 18, 21, 26, Oct. 2, 4 (world premiere)
Falstaff. Sept. 19, 27, Oct. 3, 5, 10, 18, 24
Hänsel und Gretel. Oct. 12, 17, 19, 25, Nov. 1, 14, 21, 22, Dec. 6m, 6, 10, 18, 22m, 22, 25m, 25, 28m, 28, Jan. 2
Die Frau ohne Schatten. Oct. 26, 30, Nov. 6, 9m, 16m
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Oct. 29, 31, Nov. 2, 7, 13
Otello. Nov. 8, 15, 20, 23, Dec. 5, 13, 19
La Sonnambula. Nov. 30, Dec. 3, 11, 14, 20, 26, Jan. 3, 8, 11, 17
Ariadne auf Naxos. Dec. 7, 12, 17, 21m, 27, Jan. 18, 24, 31
L’Incoronazione di Poppea. Dec. 20, 22, 25, 26, 28, 31, Jan. 1, 3
Die Csárdásfürstin (Kálmán). Dec. 31, Jan. 1, 4, 9 (semi-staged)
Owen Wingrave (Britten). Jan. 10, 16, 23, 25, 30
L’Orontea (Cesti). Feb. 1, 6, 8, 14, 20, 22m, Mar. 7, 13
Rusalka. Feb. 5, 13, 15, 21, 27
The Passenger (Weinberg). Mar. 1, 6, 8, 14, 20, 22, 28
Parsifal. Mar. 15, 21, 29, Apr. 3, 6
Euryanthe (Weber). Apr. 5, 10, 12, 16, 19, 25, 30, May 3m
La Cenerentola. Apr. 11, 17, 23, 29, May 10, 16, 23
Murder in the Cathedral (Pizzetti). Apr. 18, 26, May 8, 14, 25
Simon Boccanegra. Apr. 24, May 2, 9, 17m, 31, June 6, 12
Die Ägyptische Helena (R. Strauss). May 1, 4 (in concert)
Der Rosenkavalier. May 24, 29, June 4, 7m, 14, 20, 24, July 2, 5, 11
Don Giovanni. May 30, June 5, 13, 26, 28, July 6, 9, 12, 16
An Unserem Fluss (Navok). May 31, June 1, 3, 6, 8, 10, 12, 13 (world premiere)
Julietta. June 21, 25, 27, July 3, 8, 13
Tears of a Knife/Comedy on the Bridge/Alexandre Bis. July 4, 6, 9, 10, 12, 15, 16, 17

OPER LEIPZIG
(Opernhaus; Haus Dreilinden, 49 341 1261-275; www.oper-leipzig.de)

Papageno und die Zauberflöte. Sept. 14m (family opera)
Nabucco. Sept. 21, 27, Nov. 29, Dec. 20, Jan. 3, Mar. 8, Apr. 5
Die Lustige Witwe. Sept. 27, 28m, Nov. 8, 9m, Dec. 13, 14m, Jan. 3, Feb. 21, 22m
Lend Me a Tenor! (Carroll). Oct. 3m, 4, Dec. 31m, 31
Tosca. Oct. 4, 24, Dec. 7, 30, Mar. 15, May 3
Faust. Oct. 11, 25, Nov. 2, 9, 16, Jan. 8, 10, June 4
Die Zauberflöte. Oct. 12, Dec. 21, 27, Jan. 29, Mar. 29, Apr. 19
Im Weissen Rössl (Benatzky/Stolz). Oct. 25, 26m, Nov. 1, 2m, 4, 22, 23m, 25, Dec. 25, Mar. 21, 22m, Apr. 4, 5m
Die Frau ohne Schatten. Oct. 30, 23
Der Ring für Kinder. Oct. 31, Dec. 6, 7m, 26, Mar. 13m (family opera)
Don Pasquale. Nov. 1, 15, Dec. 10, Jan. 1, 23, May 10
My Fair Lady. Nov. 7, Feb. 17, Mar. 14, 15m, June 19, July 10
Aladdin and the Magic Lamp (Rota). Nov. 8, 30m, Dec. 18m, 22, Feb. 1m (family opera)
The Rocky Horror Show. Nov. 13, 14, Dec. 2, 3, May 21, 22, June 30, July 1 (dialogue in German)
The Rake’s Progress. Nov. 14, 21, Apr. 17, May 8
Rigoletto. Nov. 22, Dec. 3, 11, 28, Jan. 31
The Wizard of Oz. Nov. 29m, 30m, Dec. 17m, 18m, 19m, 20m, 21m, Jan. 24m, 25m
La Traviata. Dec. 5, 13, Jan. 4, Feb. 14, Apr. 4
Hänsel und Gretel. Dec. 10m, 14m, 17
Jekyll and Hyde (Wildhorn). Dec. 11, 12, Jan. 17, 18m, Feb. 3, 4
La Bohème. Dec. 19, 25, Feb. 27
Das Rheingold. Jan. 11, 17, May 28
Die Walküre. Jan. 18, Mar. 21, May 29
Manon Lescaut. Jan. 24, 30, Mar. 13, Apr. 24
Sekretärinnen (Wittenbrink). Jan. 31, Feb. 1m, 7, 8m, 20, Mar. 7, 8m, May 2, 3m
DasLiebesverbot (Wagner). Feb. 28, Mar. 7, May 2, 23
MadamaButterfly. Mar. 14, 22, 28, Apr. 11, 18, June 23
La Cage aux Folles. Mar. 28, 29m, 31, Apr. 11, 12m, 26m, May 23, 24
Siegfried. Apr. 12, 26, May 24, 30
Die Csárdásfürstin (Kálmán). Apr. 18, 19m, June 9, July 8
The Canterville Ghost (Getty)/Pagliacci. May 9, 14, June 14, 25
Der Freischütz für Kinder. May 16, 17m, 20m, June 20, 21m, July 4 (family opera)
Zar und Zimmermann (Lortzing). May 29, 30, July 3
Tannhäuser. May 31, June 7m (in concert)
Der Zigeunerbaron (J. Strauss). June 13, 14m, July 11, 12m
West Side Story. June 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, July 1m, 2, 3, 4, 5 (dialogue in German)

RUHR TRIENNALE
(49 221 280 210; www.ruhrtriennale.de)

De Materie (Andriessen). Aug. 15, 16, 17m, 22, 23, 24m
Neither (Feldman). Sept. 6, 7, 12, 14, 19, 20

SEMPEROPER DRESDEN
(49 351 4911 705; www.semperoper.de)

La Bohème. Aug. 29, Oct. 11, 15, 20, 30, Dec. 30, Jan. 1, 4m, 4, 23, Mar. 3, 12
Carmen. Aug. 30, Sept. 13, 20, 23, 24, 27, Oct. 2, 5, 9, Nov. 13
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Aug. 31, Sept. 6, Nov. 2, Mar. 1m, 4, 6, July 9, 12, 14
Così Fan Tutte. Sept. 4, 8, 28, Oct. 25
L’Elisir d’Amore. Sept. 7, 11, 15, 25
Daphne (R. Strauss). Sept. 14m, 16m, Nov. 6, 9, 15
Tannhäuser. Sept. 21, Oct. 3, 12, 31
Nachtausgabe (Ronnefeld). Oct. 4, 6, 7, 10, 11, 26, 28, 29
Fidelio. Oct. 16, 19, 23
The Cunning Little Vixen. Oct. 18, 21, 27m, Nov. 1, 21, 26, Dec. 9
King Arthur (Purcell). Nov. 5, 14, 19, Dec. 10
Arabella (R. Strauss). Nov. 7, 10
Der Teufel mit den Drei Goldenen Haaren (Hanke). Nov. 12m, 13m, 14m, 16m, 17m, 18m (family opera)
Capriccio. Nov. 16, 19
Elektra. Nov. 28, 15
Die Zauberflöte. Dec. 6, 8, 18, Jan. 18, Feb. 19, 20, Mar. 21m, 22, Apr. 4, 6m, May 23, 30, June 6, 14, July 13
Der Rosenkavalier. Dec. 7m, 14m, 21m
Hänsel und Gretel. Dec. 10, 12, 20m, 20, Jan. 2
Königskinder (Humperdinck). Dec. 19, 22, 29, Jan. 3, 11, 17, 25
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 31, Jan. 12, 16, Feb. 18, 21, 27, June 7, 11, 13
Pelléas et Mélisande. Jan. 24, 26m, Feb. 1, 5, 8, 11
Mise en Abyme (Ronchetti). Feb. 22m, 25, 26, Mar. 1m, June 3, 5, 7m (world premiere)
Der Fliegende Holländer. Mar. 14, May 2, 8, 13, June 18, 21
Orlando (Handel). Mar. 17, 23, 27
Die Lustige Witwe. Mar. 18, 20, 26, 28, Apr. 2, 7, 9
Die Brüder Löwenherz (Oehring). Mar. 26m, 28m, 29m, 30m, 31m (world premiere; family opera)
Simon Boccanegra. Apr. 10, 16, 19, 25
Tosca. Apr. 11, 13, 17, 24, 26, 30, May 7, 10, 16
Der Freischütz. May 1, 3, 6, 9, 11, 14, 19, 26, 31
Prinz Bussel (Wulff-Woesten). June 10m, 11m, 13m, 15m, 17m, 21m (family opera)
Le Nozze di Figaro. June 20, 23, 25, July 2, 4
Don Carlo. June 24, 27, July 1

STAATSOPER IM SCHILLER THEATER
(Schiller Theater, Berlin, 49 30 2035 4555; www.staatsoper-berlin.org)

Letzte Tage. Ein Vorabend (Marthaler). Sept. 2, 3, 5, 6, 7m
La Traviata. Sept. 14, 17, 20, Oct. 4, May 31, June 5, 7, 12
Candide. Sept. 18, 21, 26, Dec. 19, 26
For the Disconnected Child (Richter). Sept. 19, 20, 21, Oct. 11, 12, Nov. 22, 23
Des Simplicius Simplicissimus Jugend (Hartmann). Sept. 27, 28, Oct. 1, 2, 4, 9, 11
Tosca. Oct. 3, 6, 12, 16, 19m, 22, 25
Rein Gold (Wagner/Stemann). Oct. 5, 10, 17, 21, June 18, 24
Tristan und Isolde. Oct. 11, 18, 26, Dec. 28
Die Zauberflöte. Oct. 23, 31, Dec. 23m, 23, 25m, 25, 27, Jan. 4, Feb. 13, 14, Mar. 1, 7, 16m, 16
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Oct. 29, Nov. 2, 6, 8, Dec. 14, 18, 20, 30, Jan. 2
The Diary of One Who Disappeared /La Voix Humaine. Nov. 7, 8, 14, 16, 22, 23
The Turn of the Screw. Nov. 15, 19, 22, 27, 30, Dec. 5
Wissen Sie, Wie Man Töne Reinigt? Satiesfactionen (Satie). Nov. 19, 20, 21, Dec. 17, 18, 19
Faust. Nov. 23, 26, 29, Dec. 4, 6
Hans im Glück (D. R. Coleman). Dec. 5, 6m, 6, 7m, 9m, 10m, 12m, 13m, 13, 14m, 14, 15m, 16m, 20, 21m,
   22m, 22, 27m, 27, 28m (family opera)
From the House of the Dead. Dec. 7, 10, 13, 17, 21
Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny. Jan. 16, 23, 25, 31, Apr. 9, 11, 16
Der Freischütz. Jan. 18, 21, 24, 30, Feb. 5, 8
Macbeth. Feb. 7, 11, 15, 19, 22, 28
Through Roses (Neikrug). Feb. 13, 15, 17, 20, 22, 26, 28
Lulu. Feb. 21, Mar. 1, 7, 13
Wozzeck. Feb. 27, Mar. 6, 14
Das Tapfere Schneiderlein (Mitterer). Mar. 6, 7m, 7, 8m, 10m, 11m, 12m, 14m, 14, 15m, 17m, 18m, 19m, 21m,
   21, 22m (family opera)
Parsifal. Mar. 28, 31, Apr. 3, 6, 12, 18
Tannhäuser. Apr. 2, 5
Tarquin (Krenek). Apr. 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 28
Emma und Eginhard (Telemann). Apr. 26, 29, May 2, 8, 10
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Apr. 30, May 3, 9, 17
The Rake’s Progress. May 15, 21, 24, 29
La Straniera (Bellini). June 6, 10 (in concert)
Originale (Stockhausen). June 13, 20, 24, 25, 27
Ariadne auf Naxos. June 14, 17, 20, 22, 25, 27
Footfalls (Beckett)/Neither (Feldman). June 19, 23, 26, 28
L’Orfeo (Monteverdi). July 1, 2, 3, 5, 6
Matsukaze (Hosokawa). July 10, 11, 12

STAATSTHEATER AM GÄRTNERPLATZ
(Munich, 49 089 21 85 19 60; www.staatstheater-am-gaertnerplatz.de)

Die Zirkusprinzessin (Kálmán). Sept. 17, 19, 20, 21, 23
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Sept. 25, 26, 27, 28m, Oct. 3, 4, 5m
Peter Grimes. Oct. 21, 23, 27, 29, 31, Nov. 2
Aida. Nov. 8, 10, 12
Wiener Blut (J. Strauss). Nov. 26, 28, 30, Dec. 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 12, 15, 18
Cinderella (Pigor). Jan. 17, 20m, 21m, 22m, 23, 24, 25m, 27m, 28m, 29m, 30, 31, Feb. 1m, 3m, 4m, 5m, 6, 7,
   8m (family musical)
The Dangerous Liaisons (Schubring). Feb. 22, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, Mar. 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Singin’ in the Rain. Apr. 23, 25, 26, 28, 29, May 7, 8, 9, 12, 15, 24, 25
Le Petit Faust (Hervé). May 16, 17, 19, 20, 22, 23
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. May 30, June 1, 3, 5, 7
Così Fan Tutte. June 13, 14, 16, 17, 19, 20, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27

STAATSTHEATER STUTTGART
(49 711 20 20 90; www.staatstheater-stuttgart.de)

La Bohème. Sept. 27, Oct. 2, 10, 19, 26m, 26, 29, Nov. 4, 26, 30m, 30, Dec. 4, 12
Tristan und Isolde. Sept. 28, Oct. 3, 24, Nov. 1, 22, Dec. 14, 21
Der Freischütz. Oct. 5, 9, 18, 20, 28, 31, Nov. 3
Jakob Lenz (Rihm). Oct. 25, 30, Nov. 2, 5, 8, 13, 17, 21, Dec. 15
Ariadne auf Naxos. Nov. 9, 15, 25, 28, Dec. 5, 18, 25, Jan. 4, 16, 20
Khovanshchina. Nov. 23, 27, Dec. 3, 10, 13, 20, 23
Madama Butterfly. Dec. 19, 22, 27, Apr. 4, 11, 17, 24, 28, May 6, 13, 23, 26
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Dec. 28, Jan. 11m, 11, 17, 23, 31, Feb. 7, 11
Nabucco. Jan. 12, 18, 21, 27, Feb. 9, 18, 25, Mar. 7, 10, 14
La Traviata. Jan. 25, 30, Feb. 2, 21, 24, 28, Mar. 6, 9, 15, 19
Jenůfa. Feb. 1, 6, 17, 20, Mar. 20, 24, 27
Il Vologeso (Jommelli). Feb. 15, 19, 22, May 9, 17, 22, 25, 30, June 4
La Cenerentola. Mar. 1, 5, 8, 17, 30, Apr. 6
Platée (Rameau). Mar. 22, 28, 31, Apr. 19, 21, 27, May 5, 8
Der Rosenkavalier. Apr. 12, 26, May 3, 10, 14, 24
Nixe. Apr. 16, 17, 22, 23, 25 (family opera)
Luisa Miller. Apr. 25, May 2, 12, June 2, 5, 13, 19, 22
Così Fan Tutte. May 31, June 3, 8, 10, 21, 30, July 3
Into the Little Hill (Benjamin). June 11, 14, 16, 18, 20, 23, 24, 26, 28, 30, July 2, 4
Rigoletto. June 28, July 1, 6, 10, 15, 18
Die Fledermaus. July 5, 8, 14, 17, 19
 
 GREAT BRITAIN 


ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA
(London Coliseum, 44 871 911 0200; www.eno.org)

Otello. Sept. 13, 16, 19, 25, 27, Oct. 4, 9, 11, 14, 17
Serse (Handel). Sept. 15, 20, 24, 26, Oct. 1, 3
The Girl of the Golden West. Oct. 2, 10, 15, 18, 22, 24, 27, 30, Nov. 1
The Marriage of Figaro. Oct. 16, 23, 25, 28, 31, Nov. 4, 6, 8, 14, 19, 23m
La Bohème. Oct. 29, Nov. 3, 5, 7, 13, 15, 20, 22, 26, 28, 30m, Dec. 2, 4, 6m
The Gospel According to the Other Mary (Adams). Nov. 21, 25, 27, 29, Dec. 3, 5
The Way Back Home (J. Lee). Dec. 11m, 11, 12m, 13m, 13, 15m, 16m, 17m, 18m, 19m, 20m, 20, 22m, 23m
   (world premiere; family opera)
The Mastersingers of Nuremberg. Feb. 7m, 14m, 18, 21m, 25, Mar. 3, 7m, 10
La Traviata. Feb. 9, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27, Mar. 5, 11
The Indian Queen (Purcell). Feb. 26, 28, Mar. 2, 4, 6, 9, 12, 14m

OPERA NORTH
(Various locations, 44 113 243 9999; www.operanorth.co.uk)

La Traviata. Sept. 20, 27, Oct. 3, 17, 23, 28, Nov. 1 (Leeds); 12, 14 (Newcastle); 19, 21 (Salford Quays); 26, 28
   (Nottingham); Jan. 31, Feb. 6, 14, 19, 26 (Leeds); Mar. 4, 6 (Newcastle); 11, 13 (Salford Quays); 18, 20
   (Belfast); 25, 27 (Nottingham)
The Coronation of Poppea. Oct. 4, 11, 24, 30 (Leeds); Nov. 15 (Newcastle); 22 (Salford Quays); 29 (Nottingham)
The Bartered Bride. Oct. 18, 25, 29, 31 (Leeds); Nov. 11, 13 (Newcastle); Nov. 18, 20 (Salford Quays);
   Nov. 25, 27 (Nottingham)
The Marriage of Figaro. Jan. 24, 30, Feb. 5, 11, 17, 21, 27 (Leeds); Mar. 5, 7 (Newcastle);
   10, 14 (Salford Quays); 19, 21 (Belfast); 26, 28 (Nottingham)
La Vida Breve (Falla)/Gianni Schicchi. Feb. 18, 20, 25, 28 (Leeds); Mar. 3 (Newcastle); 12 (Salford Quays);
   24 (Nottingham)
Swanhunter (Dove). Apr. 16, 17, 18m, 18 (Leeds)
Carousel. May 13, 14m, 14, 15, 16m, 16, 17m, 19, 20, 21m, 21, 22, 23 (Leeds)
Der Fliegende Holländer. June 27, 30 (Leeds); July 3 (Gateshead); July 5m (Birmingham); July 8 (Liverpool);
   11 (Nottingham)

ROYAL OPERA, U.K.
(Covent Garden, London, 44 20 7304 4000; www.roh.org.uk)

Rigoletto. Sept. 12, 15, 17, 20m, 21m, 23, 27, 30, Oct. 3, 6
Anna Nicole (Turnage). Sept. 13, 16, 18, 20, 24
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Sept. 19, 22, 25, 29, Oct. 2, 5
The Trial (Glass). Oct. 10, 11, 14, 15, 17, 18 (world premiere)
I Due Foscari. Oct. 14, 17, 20, 23, 27, 30, Nov. 2m
La Scala di Seta (Rossini). Oct. 23, 24m, 24
Idomeneo. Nov. 3, 6, 10, 15, 19, 24
Glare (Eichberg). Nov. 14, 15, 18, 19, 21, 22 (world premiere)
L’Elisir d’Amore. Nov. 18, 26, 29, Dec. 4, 9, 13
Tristan und Isolde. Dec. 5, 8, 11, 14m, 17, 21m
Un Ballo in Maschera. Dec. 18, 22, 30, Jan. 2, 6, 13, 17
L’Orfeo (Monteverdi). Jan. 13, 14, 16, 17, 20, 21, 23, 24
Andrea Chénier. Jan. 20, 23, 26, 29, 31, Feb. 3, 6
Der Fliegende Holländer. Feb. 5, 9, 12, 17, 20, 24
Die Zauberflöte. Feb. 23, 26, 28, Mar. 2, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11
Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny. Mar. 10, 12, 14, 24, 28m, Apr. 1, 4
Madama Butterfly. Mar. 20, 23, 28, 31, Apr. 4m, 6, 9m, 11m
Swanhunter (Dove). Apr. 4, 6m, 7m, 7, 9m, 9, 10, 11m, 11
Il Turco in Italia. Apr. 11, 15, 18, 20, 25, 27
Król Roger (Szymanowski). May 1, 6, 9, 12, 16, 19
The Virtues of Things (M. Rogers). May 2, 5, 6 (world premiere)
La Traviata. May 18, 22, 25, 28, June 3, 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 24, 27, 30, July 4
La Bohème. May 23, 27, 30, June 2, 5, 8, 10, July 9m, 11, 13, 16
Don Giovanni. June 12, 16, 18, 20, 22, 25, July 1, 3
Guillaume Tell. June 29, July 2, 5m, 8, 10, 14, 17
Falstaff. July 6, 9, 12, 15, 18
Peter Pan (Ayres). July 24, 25

WELSH NATIONAL OPERA
(On tour, 44 29 2063 5000; www.wno.org.uk)

Guillaume Tell. Sept. 12, 14, Oct. 4 (Cardiff); 18 (Oxford); 25 (Llandudno); Nov. 15 (Bristol); 22 (Birmingham);
   29 (Southampton)
Carmen. Sept. 19, 21m, 27, 28m, 28, Oct. 2 (Cardiff); 10, 11 (Swansea); 15, 16 (Oxford); 22, 23 (Llandudno);
   Nov. 7, 8 (Liverpool); 12, 13 (Bristol); 19, 20 (Birmingham); 26, 27 (Southampton)
Mosè in Egitto (Rossini). Oct. 3, 5m (Cardiff); 17 (Oxford); 24 (Llandudno); Nov. 14 (Bristol); 21 (Birmingham);
   28 (Southampton)
The Magic Flute. Feb. 13, 15m, 20, 26, 28 (Cardiff); Mar. 5, 6 (Birmingham); Mar. 12, 13 (Llandudno);
   19, 20 (Milton Keynes); 26, 27 (Southampton); Apr. 1, 2 (Plymouth); 9, 10 (Bristol); May 22, 30,
   June 5 (Cardiff); 10, 12 (Birmingham)
Hansel and Gretel. Feb. 21, 25, 27 (Cardiff); Mar. 7 (Birmingham); 14 (Llandudno); 21 (Milton Keynes);
   28 (Southampton); Apr. 4 (Plymouth); 11 (Bristol)
Peter Pan (Ayres). May 16, 23, 31m (Cardiff); June 11 (Birmingham); 24, 25 (London)
Pelléas et Mélisande. May 29, June 4, 6 (Cardiff); 13 (Birmingham)
 

 HUNGARY 


HUNGARIAN STATE OPERA HOUSE
(Magyar Állami Operaház, Budapest, 36 1 353 0170; www.opera.hu)

Il Campanello (Donizetti)/The Telephone (Menotti). Sept. 6m, 13m, 20m, 21m
Don Carlo. Sept. 12, 17, 19, 21, 24, 27
A Tenor (E. Dohnányi). Sept. 14, 16, 18, 20
Tosca. Sept. 26, 28, Oct. 2, 4, 25, 29, Nov. 2, 13, 26
L’Elisir d’Amore. Oct. 1m, 1, 2m, 2, 3m, 4m, 5m, 7m, 7, 8m, 9m, 10m, 10, 11m
Iphigénie en Tauride (Gluck). Oct. 3, 5, 9, 11, 19
Così Fan Tutte. Oct. 10, 12, 16, 18, 21, 24, 26, Nov. 14, 16m, 18, 22m
Falstaff. Oct. 17, 19m, 22, Nov. 4, 8m
Requiem (Verdi). Oct. 27, 28 (in concert)
The Rape of Lucretia. Nov. 5, 7, 9
Carmen. Nov. 6, 9, 12, 16m, 18, 21, 25, 27, 29
Blood Wedding (Szokolay). Nov. 7, 9m, 11, 13
Die Frau ohne Schatten. Nov. 9, 12, 15, 20
Il Trovatore. Nov. 16, 19, 21, 23, 28, 30
Dózsa György (Erkel). Nov. 17
L’Isola Disabitata (Haydn). Nov. 23m, 30m, 20m, 20
Tannhäuser. Nov. 25, 27, 29, Dec. 2
János Vitéz (Kacsóh). Nov. 28, 30m, Dec. 5, 7m, 9, 11, 13
La Bohème. Dec. 4, 6, 9, 11, 13m, 20, 26, 28, Jan. 4, 11m
Die Zauberflöte. Dec. 13m, 20m, 27m, 30m, Jan. 2m, 10m, 11m, 17m, 18m, 24m, 25m, May 31m (family opera)
Der Freischütz. Dec. 14, 16, 18, 21, 26, 28m, May 27, 29
Die Zauberflöte. Dec. 19, 23, 25m, 27, 30, Jan. 3m, 4
Die Fledermaus. Dec. 30, 31m, 31, Jan. 3, 11
Turandot. Jan. 7, 9, 15, 17, 21, 23, 25, 29
Rigoletto. Jan. 14, 16, 18, 22, 24, 27, 31
The Rake’s Progress. Jan. 18, 20, 22, 24, 27, 29, May 16, 20
Der Fliegende Holländer. Jan. 30, Feb. 1, 3, 5, 7
Madama Butterfly. Feb. 4, 10, 18, 20, 22, 25
Otello. Feb. 8, 11, 19, 21
Háry János (Kodály). Feb. 12, 14m, 14, 15, 17, 19, 21m, 21
Nabucco. Feb. 13, 15, 18, 20, 22, 27
Bánk Bán (Erkel). Feb. 26, Mar. 4, 10, 14, 22m
Hunyadi László (Erkel). Feb. 28, Mar. 3, 11, 13
Luisa Miller. Mar. 6, 8
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Mar. 7, 10, 12, 14, 17, 19, 21, 25
Ariadne auf Naxos. Mar. 20, 22, 27, 29
Das Rheingold. Mar. 21, 24, 26, 28
Saint John Passion (Bach). Apr. 2, 4 (in concert)
Parsifal. Apr. 3, 6
Aida. Apr. 4, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 19
Le Nozze di Figaro. Apr. 10, 12m, 17, 19, 22, May 3m, 6, 8, 10m
Jenůfa. Apr. 18, 21, 23, 26m
Die Entführung aus dem Serail. May 3, 5m, 5, 6m, 6, 7m, 7, 8m, 8, 9m, 12m, 12, 13m, 14, 15, 16m, 17
Faust. May 17, 19, 21, 23, 26, 31
Mefistofele (Boito). May 28, 30
Farnace (Vivaldi). June 12, 14, 18, 20

 

IRELAND 


WEXFORD FESTIVAL OPERA
(Wexford Opera House, except as indicated, 353 53 91 22 144; www.wexfordopera.com)

Salome. Oct. 22, 25, 28, 31
Don Bucefalo (Cagnoni). Oct. 23, 26, 29, Nov. 1
Silent Night (Puts). Oct. 24, 27, 30, Nov. 2
La Cenerentola. Oct. 25m, 28m, 31m (Whites Hotel)
 

 ISRAEL 


ISRAELI OPERA
(Tel Aviv Perf. Arts Center, 972 3 692 7777; www.israel-opera.co.il)

Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Nov. 24, 25, 27, 28m, 29, 30, Dec. 2, 3, 5m, 6, 7
La Rondine. Jan. 12, 13, 14, 16m, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23m, 24
Die Bajadere (Kálmán). Feb. 12, 13m, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20m, 21 (in Hungarian)
L’Elisir d’Amore. Mar. 11, 13m, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20m, 21, 22
Nabucco. Apr. 7, 8, 9m, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16, 17m, 18, 19, 24m, 25
The Tsar’s Bride (Rimsky-Korsakov). May 11, 12, 13, 14, 15m, 16, 18, 19
Tosca. June 4, 6, 11, 13 (at Masada)
Carmina Burana. June 10, 12 (in concert at Masada)
The Lady and the Peddler (Permont)/Schitz (Rechter). July 6, 7, 9, 10m

 

ITALY 


FESTIVAL VERDI, PARMA
(39 0521 039399; www.teatroregioparma.org/verdifest)

La Forza del Destino. Oct. 10, 16, 19m, 23, 28
La Traviata. Oct. 24, 26m, 29, 31, Nov. 1, 2

OPERA DI FIRENZE
(39 055 2779 350; www.operadifirenze.it)

Il Campiello (Wolf-Ferrari). Sept. 25, 28m, 30, Oct. 2, 4
Brundibár (Krása). Oct. 18, 19m
Cavalleria Rusticana. Oct. 23, 26m, 28, 30, Nov. 2
Falstaff. Nov. 29, Dec. 2, 4, 7m, 9, 12
I Puritani. Jan 28, 30, Feb. 1m, 4, 5, 10
Dido and Aeneas. Mar. 1, 3, 5, 8m, 10
La Traviata. Apr. 1, 2, 4m, 7, 8

TEATRO ALLA SCALA*
(Milan, 39 02 72 003 744; www.teatroallascala.org)

Simon Boccanegra. Oct. 31, Nov. 2, 5, 6, 9m, 11, 13, 16, 19

TEATRO COMUNALE DI BOLOGNA
(Bologna, 39 051 529958; www.tcbo.it)

Guillaume Tell. Oct. 8, 11, 14, 16, 18m
Cassandra (Jarrell). Oct. 31, Nov. 2m
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk. Dec. 4, 5, 6, 7m, 9, 10

TEATRO DELL’OPERA*
(Rome, 39 06 48 16 01; www.operaroma.it)

Rigoletto. Oct. 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31

TEATRO DI SAN CARLO
(Naples, 39 081 7972111; www.teatrosancarlo.it)

Don Checco (De Giosa). Sept. 25, 27, 28, 30, Oct. 2, 3
L’Elisir d’Amore. Oct. 5, 8, 11, 12
Salome. Nov. 15, 18, 21, 23m, 26
Il Trovatore. Dec. 12, 13, 14m, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20
Andrea Chénier. Jan. 20, 22, 24, 25m, 28, 29
Tristan und Isolde. Feb. 22, 25, 28m, Mar. 3, 5
Turandot. Mar. 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29m, 31, Apr. 1
Luisa Miller. May 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
L’Isola Disabitata (Jommelli). May 14, 15, 16, 17m, 19, 20
Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck). May 27, 28, 29, 30, 31m, June 3, 4
La Cenerentola. June 18, 21m, 23, 25, 28, 30

TEATRO DONIZETTI
(Bergamo, 39 0445 230313; www.teatro.gaetano-donizetti.com)

Lucia di Lammermoor. Sept. 26, 28m
Betly (Donizetti). Sept. 27, Oct. 8
Tosca. Oct. 10, 12
Torquato Tasso (Donizetti). Nov. 7, 9m

Year in Opera Fenice hdl 4 914
The interior of La Fenice in Venice
© Michele Crosera 2014

TEATRO LA FENICE DI VENEZIA
(Venice, 39 041 786511; www.teatrolafenice.it)

La Traviata. Aug. 26, 27m, 29, 30, 31, Sept. 2, 3, 7, 19, 25, Nov. 23, 27, 29, Dec. 5, 7, Feb. 13, 15, 17, 21, Mar. 21, 25, 27,
   29, Apr. 24, 26, May 3, 7, 9, 21, 23, 29, June 4, 6
IlTrovatore. Sept. 11, 14m, 17, 20m, 24, 26, 28m
L’Inganno Felice (Rossini). Sept. 18, 21m, 23, 27m
Don Giovanni. Oct. 11m, 12m, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18m, 19m
La Porta della Legge (Sciarrino). Oct. 24, 26m, 28, 30, Nov. 2m
Simon Boccanegra. Nov. 22, 25, 30, Dec. 2, 4, 6
I Capuleti e i Montecchi. Jan. 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20
Il Signor Bruschino (Rossini). Jan. 23, 25, 27, 29, 31
L’Elisir d’Amore. Jan. 30, Feb. 1, 7, 12, 19
Don Pasquale. Feb. 8, 14, 18, 20, 22
Alceste (Gluck). Mar. 20, 22, 24, 26, 28
Madama Butterfly. May 8, 10, 22, 26, 28, 31
Norma. May 20, 24, 27, 30, June 3, 6
Juditha Triumphans (Vivaldi). June 19, 21, 23, 25, 27 (staged)
La Scala di Seta (Rossini). June 20, 24, 26, 28
Otello. July 7, 9, 12
Il Ponte sulla Drina (Sparavalo). July 8, 10, 11, 14, 15
 

 

 TEATRO REGIO DI TORINO
(Turin, 39 011 8815 241; www.teatroregio.torino.it)

Requiem (Verdi). Sept. 30, Oct. 2, 4m, 5m, 7 (in concert)
Otello. Oct. 14, 15, 18, 19m, 21, 22, 24, 26m, 28m
GiulioCesare. Nov. 20, 23m, 25, 27, 29m
Goyescas (Granados)/SuorAngelica. Jan. 15, 18m, 20, 23, 25m
Le Nozze di Figaro. Feb. 12, 13m, 14, 15m, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22m, 24m
Il Turco in Italia. Mar. 12, 14, 15m, 17m, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22m
I Puritani. Apr. 14, 16, 18, 19m, 21m, 22, 23, 26m
Hänsel und Gretel. May 6, 7, 8, 9m, 10m
Faust. June 3, 5, 7m, 9, 12m, 14m
La Bohème. July 9, 14, 18, 23
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. July 10, 15, 19m, 24
La Traviata. July 11, 16, 21, 25
Norma. July 12m, 17, 22, 26m

 

JAPAN 


NEW NATIONAL THEATRE, TOKYO
(81 3 5351 3011; www.nntt.jac.go.jp)

Parsifal. Oct. 2, 5m, 8m, 11m, 14
Don Giovanni. Oct. 16, 19m, 22m, 24, 26m
Don Carlo. Nov. 27, 30m, Dec. 3, 6m, 9m
Der Fliegende Holländer. Jan. 18m, 21m, 25m, 28, 31m
Die Fledermaus. Jan. 29, Feb. 1m, 4m, 6, 8m
Manon Lescaut. Mar. 9, 12, 15m, 18m, 21m
La Forza del Destino. Apr. 2, 5m, 8, 11m, 14m
La Traviata. May 10m, 13m, 16m, 19, 23m, 26m
Der Rosenkavalier. May 24m, 27, 30m, June 2m, 4m
Silence (Matsumura). June 27m, 28m, 29m

 

LUXEMBOURG 


THÉÂTRES DE LA VILLE
(Grand Théâtre, 352 47 08 95 1; www.theatres.lu)

Il Turco in Italia. Nov. 6, 8
L’Orfeo (Monteverdi). Dec. 5, 7, 9
Der Fliegende Holländer. May 9, 11
Italienisches Liederbuch (Wolf). June 9, 12 (staged)
Madama Butterfly. June 19, 24, 26

 

MONACO 


OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO
(Monte-Carlo, 377 98 06 28 28; www.opera.mc)

Roméo et Juliette. Nov. 16m, 19, 22
Guillaume Tell. Jan. 22, 25m, 28
Eine Florentinische Tragödie (Zemlinsky)/Pagliacci. Feb. 19, 22m, 25, 28
Don Giovanni. Mar. 20, 22m, 25, 27, 29m
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk. Apr. 24, 26m, 28
Iolanta (Tchaikovsky). June 21 (in concert)
 

 NETHERLANDS 


DE NEDERLANDSE OPERA
(Amsterdam, 31 20 625 54 55; www.dno.nl)

Gurrelieder (Schoenberg). Sept. 2, 7m, 15, 18, 21m, 23
L’Orfeo (Monteverdi). Sept. 3, 5, 6
L’Étoile (Chabrier). Oct. 4, 7, 9, 13, 16, 18, 22, 26m
Lohengrin. Nov. 10, 13, 16m, 20, 23m, 26, 29
La Bohème. Dec. 7m, 10, 13, 16, 19, 22, 25m, 28m, 30
Il Viaggio a Reims (Rossini). Jan. 20, 22, 25m, 27, 29, Feb. 3, 5, 8m
Reimsreisje (Rossini/B. Zimmerman). Jan. 30, 31m, 31, Feb. 1m
Tamerlano (Handel). Feb. 24, 26, 28
Alcina (Handel). Feb. 25, 27, Mar. 1m
Die Zauberflöte. Mar. 4, 6, 9, 12, 15m, 17, 19, 22m, 24, 27
Macbeth. Apr. 3, 6m, 9, 12m, 15, 18, 22, 25, 28
Benvenuto Cellini (Berlioz). May 9, 12, 15, 18, 25m, 28, 31m
Lulu. June 1, 6, 8, 14m, 20, 23, 25, 28m

 

NEW ZEALAND 

NEW ZEALAND OPERA*
(St. James Theatre, Wellington; Aotea Centre, Auckland; CBS Canterbury Arena, Christchurch,
   64 9 379 4068; www.nzopera.com)

Don Giovanni. Sept. 18, 20, 24, 26, 28m (Auckland); Oct. 11, 14, 16, 18 (Wellington)
 

 NORWAY 


DEN NORSKE OPERA
(Oslo, 47 21 42 21 21; www.operaen.no)

Madama Butterfly. Aug. 15, 18, 21, 24, 31, Sept. 3, 6
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk. Sept. 4, 8, 11, 18, 22, 25, 27, Oct. 3
Buenos Aires (Steen-Andersen). Sept. 18, 19 (world premiere)
Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Oct. 2, 5, 8, 11m, 17, 19, 22, 25m
Don Giovanni. Oct. 18, 20, 23, 28, 30, Nov. 4
Cinderella (P. M. Davies). Nov. 1m, 1, 2m, 2, 3m, 4m, 8m, 9m, 9 (family opera)
Peer Gynt (Reinvere). Nov. 29, Dec. 1, 11, 14m, 30, Jan. 2, 11, 15, 17m (world premiere)
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Dec. 21, 27, 31, Jan. 3, 5, 7, 10, 13, 16, Feb. 2, 4, 18, 20
Carmen. Jan. 23, 24, 26, 27, 29, 30, Feb. 3, 5, 21, 28, Mar. 4, 7m, 9, 26
Sancta Susanna (Hindemith)/Eine Florentinische Tragödie (Zemlinsky). Feb. 22, 27
Simon (Stäbler). Feb. 23m, 23, 24m, 24, 25m, 25
Lohengrin. Mar. 8, 11, 14, 22, 25, 28, Apr. 7, 11
Viva la Mamma (Donizetti). Mar. 20, 21, 23, 25, 26, 28, Apr. 7, 9
La Traviata. Apr. 24, 26, 28, 30, May 5, 6, 8, 10, 14, 19, 25, June 2, 5, 6m, 14, 17, 18

 

SCOTLAND 


SCOTTISH OPERA
(On tour, 44 141 332 3321; www.scottishopera.org.uk)

Macbeth. Sept. 25, Sept. 9 (Giffnock); Sept. 27 (Dundee); Oct. 1 (Lerwick); Oct. 4 (Ellon); Oct. 7 (Caithness);
   Oct. 9 (Inverness); Oct. 11 (Oban); Oct. 16 (Ayr); Oct. 18 (Ullapool); Oct. 21 (Stornoway); Oct. 23 (Portree);
   Oct. 25 (Langholm); Oct. 28 (Newton Stewart); Oct. 30 (Stirling); Nov. 1 (Glenrothes)
La Cenerentola. Oct. 15, 17, 19m, 25 (Glasgow); 30, Nov. 1 (Aberdeen); Nov. 4, 6, 8 (Inverness); 13, 16m, 19,
   22 (Edinburgh)
Inés de Castro (MacMillan). Jan. 22, 24 (Glasgow); 29, 31 (Edinburgh)
Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck). Feb. 19, 22m, 25, 28 (Glasgow); Mar. 3, 5, 7 (Edinburgh)
Jenůfa. Apr. 7, 9, 11 (Glasgow); 16, 18 (Edinburgh)
Il Trovatore. May 7, 9, 12, 14, 17m (Glasgow); 21, 24m, 27, 30 (Edinburgh); June 4, 6 (Inverness); 11, 13 (Aberdeen)
 

 SOUTH AFRICA 


CAPE TOWN OPERA
(Artscape Theatre Centre, Cape Town, 27 21 410 9807; www.capetownopera.co.za)

Il Viaggio a Reims (Rossini). Aug. 26, 27, 28, 29, 30
Le Nozze di Figaro. Oct. 18, 22, 23, 25, 26m
Postcard from Morocco (Argento). Nov. 22, Dec. 19, 20, 21, 23m

 

SPAIN 


GRAN TEATRE DEL LICEU
(Barcelona, 34 93 485 99 13; www.liceubarcelona.com)

Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Sept. 14, 16, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 25
La Traviata. Oct. 14, 15, 17, 18, 20, 21, 23, 24, 26, 28, 29, July 8, 9, 11, 12, 14, 15, 17, 18
La Petita Flauta Màgica (Mozart/Menor). Oct. 18, 26 (family opera)
El Superbarber de Sevilla (Rossini/Romaní). Nov. 16 (family opera)
Arabella (R. Strauss). Nov. 17, 20, 23, 26, 29
Maria Stuarda. Dec. 19, 21, 23, 27, 29, 30, Jan. 2, 3, 7, 8, 10
Una Voce in Off (Montsalvatge)/La Voix Humaine (Poulenc). Jan. 18, 20, 22
Norma. Feb. 8, 9, 11, 12, 14, 15, 17
La Casa Flotant (Debussy/Montsalvatge). Feb. 14m, 15m (family opera)
Guillem Tell (Rossini). Feb. 28, Mar. 1 (abridged; family opera)
Siegfried. Mar. 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23
Tristan und Isolde. Mar. 18 (in concert)
Carmen. Apr. 17, 20, 23, 26, 29, May 2
I Due Foscari. Apr. 30, May 3 (in concert)
Così Fan Tutte. May 20, 21, 22, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30
Don Pasquale. June 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27

TEATRO REAL
(Madrid, 34 902 24 48 48; www.teatro-real.com)

Le Nozze di Figaro. Sept. 15, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27
La Fille du Régiment. Oct. 20, 21, 23, 26, 29, 31, Nov. 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10
Death in Venice. Dec. 4, 7, 11, 14, 17, 19, 23
Roméo et Juliette. Dec. 16, 20, 26 (in concert)
Hänsel und Gretel. Jan. 20, 22, 24, 27, 30, Feb. 1, 3, 5, 7
El Público (Sotelo). Feb. 24, 26, Mar. 1, 4, 6, 9, 11, 13 (world premiere)
La Traviata. Apr. 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, May 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Fidelio. May 27, 30, June 2, 5, 7, 11, 14, 17
Goyescas (Granados)/Gianni Schicchi. June 30, July 3, 6, 9, 12
La Ciudad de las Mentiras (Mendoza). July 4, 5, 7, 8, 10
 

 SWEDEN 


DROTTNINGHOLM COURT THEATER*
(46 8 556 931 00; www.dtm.se)

Mitridate, Re di Ponto (Mozart). Aug. 3, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16
Idomeneo. Sept. 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20

GOTHENBURG OPERA
(46 31 13 13 00; www.opera.se)

Daphne (R. Strauss). Aug. 15, 17 (in concert)
Le Nozze di Figaro. Sept. 13, 18, 21, 25, 27, Oct. 1, 3, 5m, 8, 10, 12, 16, 18, 31, Nov. 7, 12, 18, 23, 26
La Serva Padrona (Pergolesi)/The Telephone (Menotti). Sept. 27, Oct. 2, 4, 5m, 9, 10, 11, 12m, 23, 24, 25, 26m,
   29, 30, 31, Nov. 1
Hänsel und Gretel. Nov. 22, 27, Dec. 3, 7m, 12, 19, Jan. 7, 10, 14, 17, 22m, 25, Feb. 1
A Flowering Tree (Adams). Feb. 7, 11, 15m, 20, Mar. 1, 5, 15, 18, 21, 28
Bluebeard’s Castle/Erwartung. Apr. 18, 24, 29, May 3, 7, 23, 28
La Cenerentola. May 14, 19, 22, 24m, 27, 31, June 4, 7

MALMÖ OPERA
(46 40 20 85 00; www.malmoopera.se)

Doctor Zhivago (Simon). Aug. 29–Jan. 31
Roméo et Juliette. Oct. 19m, 21, 23, 25, 28, 30
Le Comte Ory (Rossini). Nov. 15, 18, 20, 23m, 29, Dec. 2, 5, 12, 14m, 27, Jan. 2, 4m
Faust et Hélène (L. Boulanger). Dec. 19, 21m, 27, 28m, Jan. 3, 7, 9, 10
Hänsel und Gretel. Dec. 20, 26m, 28m, Jan. 3m, 6m, 11m, 14, 18m, 24m, Feb. 1m, 13m, 15m, 17, 19m, 22m
Aida. Mar. 20, 24, 27, Apr. 9, 12m, 15, 18, 26m, 28, 30, May 3, 6, 9, 12, 17, June 2, 4, 7
Quartett (Francesconi). Apr. 25, May 2, 10, 19

ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA
(Stockholm, 46 8 791 44 00; www.operan.se)

Idomeneo. Sept. 6m, 8, 10, 12, 14m, 16, 18, 20m
My Brother is Don Juan (Mozart/Brommare). Oct. 10, 14m, 16, 18m, 19m, 20m, 24, 25m, 27, 29, 31, Nov. 3m,
   4m, 6m, 7
Don Giovanni. Oct. 17, 21, 23, 30, Nov. 1m, 12, 15m
Madama Butterfly. Nov. 8, 11, 14, 17, 21, 24, 26, 30m, Dec. 5, 10, 16, 26m, 28m, Jan. 1m, 8, 10m, 13, 15, 18m, May 28,
   June 1, 8, 11
Dialogues des Carmélites. Nov. 22m, 25, 27, Dec. 2, 9, 15
Die Zauberflöte. Dec. 13m, 18, 27m, 29, Jan. 3m, 6m, 14, 17m, Feb. 10, 13, 16, Mar. 19m, 23, 25, 28m, 31m,
   Apr. 10, 13
Written on Skin (Benjamin). Jan. 24, 27, Feb. 1m, 4, 12, 18, 22m
Serse (Handel). Feb. 6, 11, 14m, 17, 24, 27, Mar. 3
Otello. Mar. 14, 18, 21m, 26, Apr. 3m, 6m, 16, 20, 23, 26m, May 5, 9m, 12, 15
Tristan und Isolde. Mar. 24, 27, 30, Apr. 2
Maria Stuarda. Apr. 24, 28, May 2m, 7, 11, 14, 20
La Traviata. May 13, 16m, 18, 21, 25, 31m, June 2, 13m
 

 SWITZERLAND 


GRAND THÉÂTRE DE GENÈVE
(Geneva, 41 22 418 31 30; www.geneveopera.ch)

Rigoletto. Sept. 3, 6, 8, 9, 10, 12, 14m, 16
Eugene Onegin. Oct. 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19m
I Capuleti e i Montecchi. Nov. 30 (in concert)
La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein. Dec. 15, 17, 19, 21m, 23, 26, 29, 31
Le Petit Prince (Levinas). Jan. 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 (world premiere)
Iphigénie en Tauride (Gluck). Jan. 25, 27, 29, 31, Feb. 2, 4
Porgy and Bess. Feb. 13, 14, 15m, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22m, 23, 24
Requiem (Verdi). Mar. 8, 10, 11, 13 (in concert)
Medea (Cherubini). Apr. 9, 12m, 15, 18, 21, 24
Fidelio. June 10, 12, 16, 18, 21m, 23, 25

OPERNHAUS ZÜRICH
(41 44 268 66 66; www.opernhaus.ch)

Die Gänsemagd (Schiphorst). Sept. 20m, 27m, 27, 28m, Dec. 6m, 7m, 7, 23, 26m, 26, 27m, 27, June 27m, 27,
   28m, 28 (family opera)
Lohengrin. Sept. 21, 25, 30, Oct. 3, 9, 14, 18, July 4, 8, 11
La Fanciulla del West. Sept. 24, 27, Oct. 5m, 10
Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Sept. 28m, Oct. 2, 5, 8, 11
Il Matrimonio Segreto (Cimarosa). Oct. 24, 26, 29, Nov. 1, 5, 9
The Turn of the Screw. Nov. 2, 7, 9m, 12, 14, 16, 19, 23
Robin Hood (Schwemmer). Nov. 15, 23m, Dec. 20m, 28m, Jan. 1m, 2m, 10m, 30, Mar. 22m, May 14m,
   June 27m (family opera)
Die Frau ohne Schatten. Nov. 22, 27, 30m, Dec. 6
Die Zauberflöte. Dec. 7, 10, 13, 18, 20, 23, 26m, 28, Jan. 1, 3, 7, 11m
Luisa Miller. Dec. 16, 19, 21, 27, 30, Jan. 2
La Cenerentola. Dec. 31, Jan. 4, 9, 11, 15
Le Nozze di Figaro. Jan. 10, 16, 18m, 24
Tristan und Isolde. Jan. 25m, 29, Feb. 1, 7
Norma. Jan. 31, Feb. 3, 6, 8, 12, 15, 21
Il Re Pastore (Mozart). Feb. 11, 13, 15m, 18, 21
Julietta. Feb. 14, 17, 19, 22m, 24, 27, Mar. 1, 4
Ariadne auf Naxos. Feb. 15, 18, 22, 28, Mar. 3
Rote Lanterne (Jost). Mar. 8, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 27
Anna Bolena. Mar. 20, 24, 29, Apr. 2
Lucia di Lammermoor. Apr. 6, 11, 16, 19m, 22, 25
La Traviata. Apr. 18, 21, 24, 28, May 1, 3m, 6, 8, 14, 17, 20, 23
Fidelio. Apr. 26m, 29, May 2, 5, 10
Fälle - Slutchai (Strasnoy). May 8, 10, 12, 16, 19, 21
La Verità in Cimento (Vivaldi). May 25, 27, 29, 31, June 3, 7m, 10, 13, 16
Aida. June 6, 9, 12, 14, 17, 20
I Capuleti e i Montecchi. June 21, 24, 27, 30, July 5, 7, 9, 12m
L’Elisir d’Amore. June 26, 28m, July 2, 5m
Elektra. June 28, July 3, 10

* Season information incomplete at press time
** Only opening-night performance dates available at press time

 

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