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In Review

February 2019

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

BOSTONLe Médecin Malgré-Lui
Odyssey Opera
11/9/18
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BOSTONSchoenberg in Hollywood
Boston Lyric Opera
11/14/18
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BROOKLYNSavage Winter
Brooklyn Academy of Music
11/7/18

CHARLOTTE, NCLa Fille du Régiment
Opera Carolina
11/10/18
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CHICAGOIolanta
Chicago Opera Theater
11/10/18
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CHICAGOSiegfried
Lyric Opera of Chicago
11/3/18

DENVERLa Traviata
Opera Colorado
11/3/18

DETROITIl Barbiere di Siviglia 
Michigan Opera Theatre
11/10/18
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MIAMILa Bohème
Florida Grand Opera
11/3/18
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NEW YORK CITYIl Trittico
The Metropolitan Opera
11/23/18
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NEW YORK CITYL'Incoronazione di Poppea
Bare Opera
11/18/18
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NEW YORK CITYLa Fanciulla del West
The Metropolitan Opera
10/8/18
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NEW YORK CITYLes Pêcheurs de Perles
The Metropolitan Opera
11/14/18

NEW YORK CITYMaría de Buenos Aires
New York City Opera
11/2/18
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NEW YORK CITYMefistofele
The Metropolitan Opera
11/8/18

NEW YORK CITYOnly the Sound Remains
Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival
11/17/18
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NEW YORK CITYThe Turn of the Screw
Juilliard Opera
11/16/18

OMAHAPagliacci
Opera Omaha
10/19/18
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PHILADELPHIASuor Angelica & Le Villi
Academy of Vocal Arts
11/6/18
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PHILADELPHIASweeney Todd
Curtis Opera Theatre
11/14/18
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PORTLAND, ORLa Traviata
Portland Opera
11/2/18
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SAN FRANCISCOIt’s A Wonderful Life
San Francisco Opera
11/17/18
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ST. PAULSilent Night
Minnesota Opera
11/10/18
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WASHINGTON, DCSilent Night
Washington National Opera
11/10/18
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International

AMSTERDAMIl Barbiere di Siviglia
Dutch National Opera
11/10/18
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BERLINMédée
Staatsoper Unter den Linden
10/28/18

BERLINUsher
Staatsoper Unter den Linden, Alter Orchesterprobensaal
10/30/18

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BORDEAUXAnna Bolena
Opéra National de Bordeaux
11/5/18

GOTHENBURGDas Rheingold
Gothenburg Opera
11/21/18
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LONDONKát’a Kabanová
Royal Opera
2/4/19
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LONDONWar Requiem
English National Opera
11/7/18

MALMÖLa Traviata
Malmö Opera
11/17/18
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MONTE CARLOFalstaff
Monte-Carlo Opera
1/25/19
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MUNICHDantons Tod
Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz
11/15/18
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MUNICHOtello
Bavarian State Opera
11/23/18

PARISIl Primo Omicidio
Opéra National de Paris
1/24/19
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PARISLes Troyens
Opéra National de Paris
1/28/19
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ROMESimon Boccanegra
Opéra National de Paris
11/15/18

TEL AVIVWerther
Israeli Opera
11/12/18
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WARSAWThe Haunted Manor
Polish National Opera
11/4/18

ZURICHCosì Fan Tutte
Zurich Opera
11/4/18

ZURICHHänsel und Gretel
Zurich Opera
12/12/18
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Concerts and Recitals

CHICAGO: Requiem MassVERDI: Requiem | Vittoria Yeo, Daniella Barcellona, Piotr Beczala, Dmitry Belosselskiy; Riccardo Muti & Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Chorus
Chicago Symphony Center
11/9/18
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NEW YORK CITYJoyce DiDonato; Yannick Nézet-Séguin & Philadelphia Orchestra
Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall
11/13/18
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NEW YORK CITYNikolay Borchev & Wu Qian; Schumann Quartet
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center | Alice Tully Hall
11/18/18
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NEW YORK CITYDie Schöpfung | Hugo Hymas, Alex Rosen, Sandrine Piau; William Christie & Les Arts Florissants
Great Performers | Alice Tully Hall
11/15/18
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NEW YORK CITYDu Yun & International Contemporary Ensemble
Composer Portraits | Columbia University’s Miller Theatre
11/15/18
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NEW YORK CITYArvo Pärt: The Sound of the Sacred | Tõnu Kaljuste & Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Sacred Music in a Sacred Space | Church of St. Ignatius Loyola
11/12/18
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NEW YORK CITYHyesang Park & Brian Zeger
Alice Tully Hall
11/1/18
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NEW YORK CITYLeah Crocetto & Mark Markham
Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall
11/8/18
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NEW YORK CITYW.C. Handy & the Birth of the Blues | Justin Austin, Shereen Pimentel, Lucia Bradford & Joshua Blue; Steven Blier & Joseph Li
New York Festival of Song | Merkin Concert Hall
11/14/18
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NEW YORK CITYEwa Płonka, Susanna Phillips & Jesse Blumberg; Kent Tritle & Oratorio Society of New York
Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall
11/11/18
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NEW YORK CITYMiah Persson; Ivan Fischer & The New York Philharmonic
David Geffen Hall
11/7/18
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NEW YORK CITYDelacroix and Music | Samantha Hankey & Brian Zeger
Metropolitan Museum of Art
11/5/18
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