In Review

October 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

ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, NYThe Wreckers
Bard SummerScape
7/24/15

CASTLETON, VAScalia/Ginsburg & L'Heure Espagnole (7/11/15), Roméo et Juliette (7/10/15)
Castleton Festival
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CENTRAL CITY, COMan of La Mancha (7/18/15), Traviata (7/19/15)
Central City Opera

CINCINNATIDon Pasquale
Cincinnati Opera
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CINCINNATITurandot
Cincinnati Opera
7/25/15
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COOPERSTOWN, NYMacbeth (7/17/15), Catone in Utica (7/18/15), The Magic Flute (7/20/15), Candide (7/19/15), 
Glimmerglass Festival

DES MOINES, IADie Entführung aus dem Serail (7/3/15), La Fanciulla del West (7/4/15), Jenůfa (7/5/15)
Des Moines Metro Opera

KATONAH, NYLa Favorite
Caramoor
7/11/15
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LOS ANGELESGianni Schicchi & Pagliacci 
LA Opera
9/12/15
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NEW YORK CITYIl Trovatore
The Metropolitan Opera
9/25/15
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NEW YORK CITYMadama Butterfly (7/9/15) & La Fille du Régiment (7/10/15)
Prelude to Performance | Martina Arroyo Foundation
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OAKLAND, CALulu
West Edge Opera
7/25/15
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PHILADELPHIAANDY: A Popera
Opera Philadelphia
9/10/15
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PORTLAND, METosca
PORTopera
7/30/15

PORTLAND, ORL’Elisir d’Amore
Portland Opera
7/17/15
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QUEBECL’Amour de Loin
Festival Opera de Québec
8/1/15
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SALT LAKE CITYLa Bohème
Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre
7/8/15
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SAN FRANCISCOGianni Schicchi & The Medium
Merola Opera Program
7/24/15
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SARATOGA SPRINGS, NYThe Long Walk
Opera Saratoga
7/13/15

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NYDido and Aeneas
Opera Saratoga
7/12/15
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VIENNA, VAThe Ghosts of Versailles
Wolf Trap Opera
7/12/15
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International

AIX-EN-PROVENCEAlcina (7/2/15), Die Entführung aus dem Serail (7/3/15), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (7/4/15)
Festival d'Aix en Provence

BAYREUTHTristan und Isolde
Bayreuth Festival
8/2/15

BERLINL'Orfeo
Vocalconsort Berlin, Freiburger Barockconsort | Staatsoper im Schiller Theater
7/1/15
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BREGENZLes Contes d’Hoffmann
Bregenzer Festspiele
7/26/15
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BREGENZTurandot
Bregenzer Festspiele
8/1/15
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BUXTONGiovanna d’Arco
Buxton Festival
7/11/15
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BUXTONLucia di Lammermoor
Buxton Festival
7/12/15
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GLYNDEBOURNESaul
Glyndebourne Festival
7/23/15
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MILANOtello
Teatro alla Scala
7/7/15

MONTPELLIERDon Quichotte Chez la Duchesse (7/17/15), Fantasio (7/18/15), La Jacquerie (7/24/15)
Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
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MUNICHTristan und Isolde
Munich Opera Festival | Bayerische Staatsoper
7/12/15
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OBERAMMERGAUNabucco
Passionstheater Oberammergau
7/3/15
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ORANGECarmen
Chorégies d’Orange
7/11/15

PARISDon Giovanni
Opéra National de Paris
9/29/15
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ROMEMadama Butterfly
Teatro dell’Opera di Roma | Baths of Caracalla
8/30/15
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TEL AVIVThe Lady and the Peddler & Schitz
Israel Opera
7/3/15
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VERONATosca
Arena di Verona
8/6/15
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Concerts and Recitals

BROOKLYNVerdi Duets
LoftOpera
9/25/15
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KATONAH, NYLes Dialogues des Carmélites
Caramoor Festival
7/25/15
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NEW YORK CITYDaphne
Franz Welser-Möst & Cleveland Orchestra | Lincoln Center Festival
7/15/15
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NEW YORK CITYErin Morley, Emanuel Ax; Louis Langrée & Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra
Avery Fisher Hall | Mostly Mozart Festival
7/28/15
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HIGHLAND PARK, ILPorgy and Bess
Bobby McFerrin & Chicago Symphony Orchestra
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