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01-09-2016
Revival: Erika Miklósa as Zerbinetta at the Staatsoper Budapest – from June 14th
Revival: Erika Miklósa as Zerbinetta at the Staatsoper Budapest – from June 14th

 After the rousing success of her role debuts as Violetta Valéry and Lucia last fall, Erika Miklósa returns to the stage of the Staatsoper Budapest to sing Zerbinetta in Richard Strauss’ “Ariadne auf Naxos”. The performances (on June 14th, 16th, 18th, 20th and 22nd) will be conducted by Héja Domonko...

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01-09-2016
Première: Valentina Kutzarova as Clairon in “Capriccio” in Innsbruck – from June 17th
  Première: Valentina Kutzarova as Clairon in “Capriccio” in Innsbruck – from June 17th

    This month, Valentina Kutzarova returns to the Tiroler Landestheater Innsbruck – most recently, her interpretation of Octavian garnered accolades there – to play Clairon in the new production of Richard Strauss’ “Capriccio”. Anthony Pilavachi is staging the opera, while Francesco Angelico atte...

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01-09-2016
Opera in concert: Bettina Jensen as Elettra under Mirga Grazynité-Tyla in Birmingham – June 24th
Opera in concert: Bettina Jensen as Elettra under Mirga Grazynité-Tyla in Birmingham – June 24th

 On June 24th, German soprano Bettina Jensen (as Elettra) and the Birmingham Symphony Orchestra will offer an opera-in-concert performance of Mozart's “Idomeneo”. The orchestra's principal conductor, Mirga Grazynité-Tyla, will be conducting the work herself.      

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01-09-2016
Mozart: Christoph Filler and Christoph Seidl in “Don Giovanni” in München – from June 26th
Mozart: Christoph Filler and Christoph Seidl in “Don Giovanni” in München – from June 26th

Christoph Filler (Masetto) and Christoph Seidl (Commendatore) star in the Gärtnerplatztheater’s new staging of Mozart’s “Don Giovanni”. The production is directed by Herbert Föttinger, with Marco Comin as musical director. The première is on June 24th at the Cuvilliéstheater. The production runs...

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01-09-2016
Guest performance: Wolfgang Resch as Hans Scholl in “Weiße Rose” in Vienna – June 30th
Guest performance: Wolfgang Resch as Hans Scholl in “Weiße Rose” in Vienna – June 30th

  Fresh from being awarded the Lied prize of the Ada Sari competition this past May, Wolfgang Resch mounts the stage of the MuTh, the concert venue of the Wiener Sängerknaben, to sing the role of Hans Scholl in Udo Zimmermann’s opera “Weiße Rose” This guest performance on June 30th is part of th...

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