In Review

January 2015

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

BOSTONLa Traviata
Boston Lyric Opera
10/17/14
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BROOKLYNThe Source
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Fishman Space
10/23/14
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CHARLOTTE, NCNabucco
Opera Carolina
10/26/14
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CHICAGOIl Trovatore
Lyric Opera of Chicago
10/27/14
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DALLASLe Nozze di Figaro
Dallas Opera
10/24/14

DALLASSalome
Dallas Opera
10/30/14
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DETROITElektra
Michigan Opera Theatre
10/18/14

FAIRFAX, VASweeney Todd
Virginia Opera
10/12/14
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HOUSTONOtello
Houston Grand Opera
10/24/14

LOS ANGELESDido and Aeneas & Bluebeard’s Castle 
Los Angeles Opera
10/25/14

NEW ORLEANSCarmen
New Orleans Opera
10/10/14
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NEW YORK CITYComedy on the Bridge & Alexandre Bis 
Gotham Chamber Opera
10/14/14
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NEW YORK CITYLes Fêtes de l'Hymen et de l'Amour, ou Les Dieux d’Égypte
Opera Lafayette
10/9/14
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NEW YORK CITYSt. Matthew Passion
Berlin Philharmonic | Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival
10/8/14
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NEW YORK CITYThe Death of Klinghoffer
The Metropolitan Opera
10/20/14

OMAHARigoletto
Opera Omaha
10/17/14
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SALT LAKE CITYMadama Butterfly
Utah Opera
10/11/14
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SAN FRANCISCOTosca
San Francisco Opera
10/23/14
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SAN FRANCISCOPartenope
San Francisco Opera
10/15/14

SEATTLEDon Giovanni
Seattle Opera
10/18, 19/2014
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ST. PAULHänsel und Gretel
Minnesota Opera
11/1/14
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TORONTOAlcina
Opera Atelier
10/23/14
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TORONTOMadama Butterfly
Canadian Opera Company
10/10/14
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WASHINGTON, DCLa Bohème
Washington National Opera
11/1/14
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International

BERLINLa Belle Hélène
Komische Oper Berlin
10/11/14

BERLINTosca
Staatsoper im Schiller Theater
10/6/14
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CARDIFFMosè in Egitto
Welsh National Opera
10/4/14
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LANDSHUTAlcina
Landestheater Niederbayern
10/3/14
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LONDONI Due Foscari
Royal Opera House
10/14/14

LONDONThe Trial
Music Theatre Wales
10/11/14

LYONDer Fliegende Holländer
Opéra de Lyon
10/11/14
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MUNICHPeter Grimes
Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz
10/21/14
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MUNICH  The Makropulos Case
Bavarian State Opera
10/19/14
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NANCYOwen Wingrave
Opéra National de Lorraine
10/8/14
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PARISCastor et Pollux
Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
10/13/14
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PARISDie Entführung aus dem Serail
Opéra National de Paris
10/24/14

PARISTosca
Opéra National de Paris
10/10/14
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TURINOtello
Teatro Regio
10/26/14
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ZURICHLohengrin
Zurich Opera
10/14/14
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Concerts and Recitals

BROOKLYN, NYShakespeare’s Sonnets
Berliner Ensemble | Brooklyn Academy of Music
10/7/14
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NEW YORK CITYAlcina | Harry Bicket & The English Concert
Stern Auditorium | Carnegie Hall
10/26/14
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NEW YORK CITYAll-Night Vigil | Simon Haisley & Rundfunkchor Berlin
The Church of Saint Mary the Virgin | Lincoln Center's White Lights Festival
10/10/14
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NEW YORK CITYAnna Lucia Richter & Gerold Huber
Board of Officers Room | Park Avenue Armory
10/2/14
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NEW YORK CITYŽeljko Lučić; Muhai Tang & Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra
Stern Auditorium | Carnegie Hall
10/9/14
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NEW YORK CITYJoyce DiDonato & David Zobel
Stern Auditorium | Carnegie Hall
11/4/14
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NEW YORK CITYLuca Pisaroni & Wolfram Rieger
Zankel Hall | Carnegie Hall
10/14/14
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NEW YORK CITYPaper Music: A Ciné Concert by Philip Miller and William Kentridge
Zankel Hall | Carnegie Hall
10/27/14
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NEW YORK CITYPretty Yende & Kamal Khan
Weill Recital Hall | Carnegie Hall
10/13/14
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NEW YORK CITYShow Boat
The New York Philharmonic
11/5/14
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