In Review

February 2018

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

BOSTONL’Assedio di Calais
Odyssey Opera
10/26/17
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BOSTONThe Nefarious, Immoral but Highly Profitable Enterprise of Mr. Burke and Mr. Hare
Boston Lyric Opera
11/8/17
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CHARLOTTE, NCCyrano de Bergerac
Opera Carolina
11/4/17
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CHICAGODie Walküre
Lyric Opera of Chicago
11/4/17

DENVERLa Bohème
Opera Colorado
11/10/17
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DETROITLe Nozze di Figaro
Michigan Opera Theater
11/11/17

HUDSON, NYThe Mother of Us All
Hudson Hall
11/11/17
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LOS ANGELESNabucco
LA Opera
11/11/17

LOS ANGELESThe War of the Worlds
Los Angeles Philharmonic New Music Group, The Industry, Now Art LA
11/12/17

MIAMILucia di Lammermoor
Florida Grand Opera
11/11/17

NEW ORLEANSOrpheus in the Underworld
New Orleans Opera
11/10/17
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NEW YORK CITYErminia/La Forêt Enchantée 
Opera Lafayette
2/2/18
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NEW YORK CITYLa Finta Giardiniera
Juilliard Opera
11/15/17

NEW YORK CITYMadama Butterfly
The Metropolitan Opera
11/2/17

NEW YORK CITYMiss Havisham's Wedding Night/A Water Bird Talk
New York City Opera
11/9/17
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NEW YORK CITYThaïs
The Metropolitan Opera
11/11/17

NEW YORK CITYThe Magic Flute
The Metropolitan Opera
11/26/17
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OMAHATosca
Opera Omaha
11/5/17
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PITTSBURGHLe Nozze di Figaro
Pittsburgh Opera
11/4/17

SAN DIEGOAs One
San Diego Opera
11/11/17
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SAN DIEGOThe Pirates of Penzance
San Diego Opera
10/22/17
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SAN FRANCISCOManon
San Francisco Opera
11/4/17

WASHINGTON, DCAlcina
Washington National Opera
11/4/17

International

BERLINSatyagraha
Komische Oper Berlin
10/31/17

FRANKFURTCapriccio
Opera Frankfurt
2/1/18
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LILLEDer Zwerg
Opéra de Lille
11/18/17

LONDONMarnie
English National Opera
11/18/17

LONDONSemiramide
Royal Opera House
11/19/17

MUNICHDie Lustige Witwe
Gärtnerplatz Theater
10/21/17
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MUNICHLe Nozze di Figaro
Bavarian State Opera
10/26/17
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NUREMBERGLes Troyens
Staatstheater Nürnberg
11/25/17
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VIENNAAdriana Lecouvreur
Vienna State Opera
11/9/17
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VIENNAI Masnadieri
Volksoper Wien
10/22/17
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WEXFORDMargherita, Risurrezione, Medea 
Wexford Festival Opera

ZURICHAufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny
Zurich Opera
11/5/17
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Concerts and Recitals

BOSTONLa Damnation de Faust
Charles Dutoit & Boston Symphony Orchestra
10/27/17
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NEW YORK CITYAll-Bernstein Program
NYFOS | Merkin Hall
11/7/17
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NEW YORK CITYBarbara Hannigan & Reinbert de Leeuw
Park Avenue Armory
11/17
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NEW YORK CITYAlyson Cambridge & Michael Fennelly: From the Diary of Sally Hemmings
Crypt Sessions | Church of the Intercession
11/15/17
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NEW YORK CITYJordi Savall: The Routes of Slavery
Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival | Rose Theatre
11/15/17
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NEW YORK CITYLayla and Majnun
Mark Morris Dance Group, Silk Road Ensemble | Lincoln Center's White Lights Festival | Rose Theater
10/27/17
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NEW YORK CITYVerdi Requiem     
The Metropolitan Opera
11/24/17
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NEW YORK CITYPeter Dijkstra & Swedish Radio Choir
Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival | Church of St. Mary the Virgin
11/14/17
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WASHINGTON, DCLa Straniera
Antony Walker & Washington Concert Opera
11/19/17
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