In Review

December 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

ATLANTAThe Seven Deadly Sins
Atlanta Opera
10/1/17
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BROOKLYN, NYCrossing
Brooklyn Academy of Music
10/3/17
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BROOKLYN, NYMy Lai
Brooklyn Academy of Music
9/27/17
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CHICAGOAriane et Bachus
Haymarket Opera
9/30/17
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CHICAGOOrphée et Eurydice
Lyric Opera of Chicago
9/23/17

KANSAS CITY, MOEugene Onegin
Lyric Opera of Kansas City
10/4/17
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LOS ANGELESCarmen
LA Opera
9/9/17
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LOS ANGELESLes Pêcheurs de Perles
LA Opera
10/7/17
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NEW YORK CITYBlank Out
Park Avenue Armory
9/21/17
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NEW YORK CITYDie Zauberflöte
The Metropolitan Opera
9/27/17
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NEW YORK CITYFarewell My Concubine
Shanghai Peking Opera Company, MetLiveArts
9/15/17
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NEW YORK CITYFour Nights of Dream
Japan Society
9/13/17
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NEW YORK CITYHydrogen Jukebox
Utopia Opera
9/22/17
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NEW YORK CITYLa Bohème
The Metropolitan Opera
10/2/17
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NEW YORK CITYLa Fanciulla del West
New York City Opera
9/6/17

NEW YORK CITYLes Contes d’Hoffmann
The Metropolitan Opera
9/26/17
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NEW YORK CITYNorma
The Metropolitan Opera
9/25/17

NEW YORK CITYRhoda and the Fossil Hunt
On Site Opera
9/24/17
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PHILADELPHIADie Zauberflöte, War Stories
Opera Philadelphia
9/17
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PHILADELPHIAElizabeth CreeWe Shall Not Be MovedThe Wake World 
Opera Philadelphia
9/17

PHILADELPHIASophia's Forest
Drexel University's URBN Center Annex
9/9/17
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PITTSBURGHTosca
Pittsburgh Opera
10/7/17
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SAN FRANCISCOLa Traviata
San Francisco Opera
9/23/17
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SAN FRANCISCOTurandot, Elektra 
San Francisco Opera
9/17

WASHINGTON, DCAida
Washington National Opera
9/9/17

International

AMSTERDAMLa Forza del Destino
Nederlandse Oper
9/9/17
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BERLINSzenen aus Goethes Faust
Staatsoper Unter den Linden
10/3/17
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BORDEAUXLa Vie Parisienne
Opéra National de Bordeaux
9/23/17
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HAMBURGParsifal
Staatsoper Hamburg
9/24/17
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LEEDSPagliacci & Cavalleria Rusticana
Opera North
9/30/17
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LEEDSTrial by Jury & L’Enfant et les Sortilèges
Opera North
9/29/17
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LIÈGEManon Lescaut
Opéra Royal de Wallonie
9/19/17
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LONDONLa Bohème
Royal Opera House
9/11/17

MILANTamerlano
Teatro alla Scala
9/12/17

PARISMiranda
Opéra Comique
9/25/17
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TOULOUSETiefland
Théâtre du Capitole
9/29/17
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VIENNADie Zauberflöte
Theater an der Wien
9/19/17
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Concerts and Recitals

CHICAGONicholas Phan, Sarah Shafer, Douglas Williams, Shannon McGinnis & Myra Huang
Collaborative Arts Institute of Chicago
9/6/17
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NEW YORK CITYSabine Devieilhe & Anne Le Bozec
Park Avenue Armory
10/1/17
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