In Review

October 2016

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

ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, NYIris
Bard SummerScape
7/24/16

ASPENA Wedding
Aspen Opera Center
7/28/16
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ASPENLa Bohème
Aspen Opera Center
7/14/16
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BANFF, ALBERTANo One's Safe (7/7/16), Rape of Lucretia (7/14/16)
Open Space: Opera in the 21st Century, Banff Centre for the Arts and Creativity
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BOSTONOuroboros TrilogyNaga, Madame White Snake and Gilgamesh 
Beth Morrison Projects | ArtsEmerson, Cutler Majestic Theater
9/10/16
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CENTRAL CITY, COThe Ballad of Baby Doe (7/15/16), Tosca (7/16/16)
Central City Opera

CINCINNATIFidelio
Cincinnati Opera
7/9/16
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COOPERSTOWN, NYThe Crucible (7/22/16), Sweeney Todd (7/22/16), La Bohème (7/24/16), La Gazza Ladra (7/25/16)
Glimmerglass Festival

DES MOINES, IAFalstaff (7/1/16), Orphée et Eurydice (7/2/16), Manon (7/3/16)
Des Moines Metro Opera

KATONAH, NYAureliano in Palmira
Caramoor
7/16/16
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KATONAH, NYFidelio
Caramoor
7/31/16
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NEW YORK CITYDie Fledermaus
Martina Arroyo Foundation’s Prelude to Performance
7/8/16
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NEW YORK CITYIlluminated Heart
Mostly Mozart Festival
7/25/16
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NEW YORK CITYParadise Interrupted
Lincoln Center Festival
7/13/16
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OAKLAND, CAPowder Her Face 
West Edge Opera
7/31/16
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PHILADELPHIABreaking the Waves
Opera Philadelphia
9/22/16
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PITTSBURGHDie Schweigsame Frau
Opera Theater of Pittsburgh
7/22/16
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PORTLAND, MECarmen
PORTopera
7/27/16
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PORTLAND, OREugene Onegin
Portland Opera
7/8/16
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PORTLAND, ORL’Italiana in Algeri
Portland Opera
7/22/16
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SAN FRANCISCOCosì fan Tutte
Merola Opera Program
8/4/16
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SAN FRANCISCODream of the Red Chamber
San Francisco Opera
9/10/16
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SAN FRANCISCOTransformations
Merola Opera Program
7/21/16
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SARATOGA SPRINGSLe Nozze di Figaro (7/9/16),  Il Postino (7/10/16), Le Streghe di Venezia (7/11/16)
Opera Saratoga
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SEATTLELe Comte Ory
Seattle Opera
8/6/16
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VIENNA, VAL'Opera Seria
Wolf Trap Opera
7/17/16
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International

AIX-EN-PROVENCECosì Fan Tutte (6/30/16), Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno (7/1/16), Pelléas et Mélisande (7/2/16)
Festival d'Aix-en-Provence

BAD WILDBADBianca e Gernando (7/15/16), Sigismondo (7/16/16), Le Comte Ory (7/22/16)
Rossini in Wildbad
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BAD WILDBADIl Conte di Marsico (7/15/16), Demetrio e Polibio (7/22/16)
Rossini in Wildbad
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BERLINDer Vampyr
Komische Oper Berlin
7/5/16
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BERLINLuci Mei Traditrici
Staatsoper im Schiller Theater
7/16/16
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BUXTONFidelio
Buxton Festival
7/8/16
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BUXTONI Capuleti e i Montecchi
Buxton Festival
7/9/16
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BUXTONTamerlano
Buxton Festival
7/10/16
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GLYNDEBOURNEBéatrice et Bénédict
Glyndebourne Festival
7/23/16

LONDONDie Fledermaus
Opera Holland Park
7/19/16
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LONDONLa Cenerentola
Opera Holland Park
7/14/16
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LONDONNorma
Royal Opera
9/12/16
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LONDONThe Queen of Spades
Opera Holland Park
8/2/16
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MADRIDI Puritani
Teatro Real
7/17/16

MONTPELIERIris
Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
7/26/16
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MUNICHLes Indes Galantes
Munich Opera Festival
7/24/16

TEL AVIVLes Pêcheurs de Perles
Israeli Opera
6/28/16
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VERBIERFalstaff
Verbier Festival
7/29/16
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