In Review

February 2017

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

ATLANTASilent Night
Atlanta Opera
11/5/16
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CHICAGODon Quichotte
Lyric Opera of Chicago
11/19/16
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CHICAGOLes Troyens
Lyric Opera of Chicago
11/13/16

CHICAGOThe Fairy Queen
Chicago Opera Theater
11/4/16
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DALLASMoby-Dick
Dallas Opera
11/12/16
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DENVERLa Fanciulla del West
Opera Colorado
11/5/16
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DETROITSilent Night
Michigan Opera Theater
11/12/16
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LOS ANGELESAkhnaten
LA Opera
11/13/16
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MADISON, WIRoméo et Juliette
Madison Opera
11/4/16
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NEW ORLEANSMacbeth
New Orleans Opera
11/11/16
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NEW YORK CITYFallujah
New York City Opera
11/17/16

NEW YORK CITYFlight
Juilliard Opera
11/16/16

NEW YORK CITYIl Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria
White Light Festival, Lincoln Center
11/14/16
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NEW YORK CITYManon Lescaut
The Metropolitan Opera
11/14/16

NEW YORK CITYNatasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812
Broadway’s Imperial Theatre
11/18/16, 1/11/17
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OMAHALa Bohème
Opera Omaha
11/4/16
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PITTSBURGHSalome
Pittsburgh Opera
11/5/16

SAN DIEGOSoldier Songs
San Diego Opera
11/12/16
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SAN FRANCISCOAida
San Francisco Opera
11/5/16
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SAN FRANCISCOMadama Butterfly
San Francisco Opera
11/6/16
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SANTA BARBARACarmen
Opera Santa Barbara
11/6/16
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SANTA BARBARACarmen
Opera Santa Barbara
11/6/16
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ST. PAULDas Rheingold
Minnesota Opera
11/12/16
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International

AMSTERDAMIl Parnasso in Festa
La Cetra Barockorchester, NTR ZaterdagMatinee
11/12/16
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AMSTERDAMJephtha
Netherlands Opera
11/9/16

AMSTERDAMManon Lescaut
Netherlands Opera
10/31/16

BELFASTDon Giovanni
Northern Ireland Opera
11/18/16
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BERLINIl Barbiere di Siviglia
Komische Oper Berlin
11/26/16
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BERLINLes Huguenots
Deutsche Oper Berlin
11/17/16
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BERLINPetrushka & L’Enfant et les Sortilèges 
Komische Oper Berlin
1/28/17
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CATANIASakùntala
Teatro Bellini
11/22/16
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LIÈGEDon Giovanni
Opéra Royal de Liège
11/20/16
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LILLELe Premier Meurtre
Lille Opera
11/8/16

LONDONLulu
English National Opera
11/9/16
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MILANLe Nozze di Figaro
Teatro alla Scala
11/10/16

MUNICHLiliom
Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz
11/4/16

PARIS42nd Street
Théâtre du Châtelet
11/23/16
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PARISLes Contes d’Hoffmann
Opéra National de Paris
11/3/16

REYKJAVIKEugene Onegin
Icelandic Opera
11/6/16
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WEXFORDHerculanum (11/4/16), Vanessa (11/5/16), Maria de Rudenz (11/6/16)
Wexford Festival Opera

ZURICHDie Entführung aus dem Serail
Zurich Opera
11/11/16

Concerts and Recitals

NEW YORK CITYBen Bliss & Lachlan Glen
Weill Recital Hall
11/18/16
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NEW YORK CITYRenée Fleming; Neil Varon & Eastman Philharmonia
Alice Tully Hall
11/14/16
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NEW YORK CITYKate Royal & Joseph Middleton
Board of Officers Room, Park Avenue Armory
11/18/16
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NEW YORK CITYUnderground Railroad: A Spiritual Journey | Kathleen Battle, Joel A. Martin, Wynton Marsalis, Cyrus Chestnut, Riza Printup
Metropolitan Opera
11/13/16
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NEW YORK CITY"Rodgers, Rodgers & Guettel" | John Brancy, Hal Cazalet, Mary Testa, Lauren Worsham, Steven Blier
New York Festival of Song | Merkin Concert Hall
11/1/16
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NEW YORK CITYJennifer Zetlan, Helen Karloski, Alex Richardson, Philip Cutlip; Kent Tritle & Oratorio Society of New York
Carnegie Hall
11/3/16
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NEW YORK CITYYannick Nézet-Séguin & Philadelphia Orchestra
Carnegie Hall
11/15/16
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NEW YORK CITYTim Munro & Face the Music
Miller Theatre at Columbia University
11/10/16
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