Monthly Archives: April 2014

CARMEN at the Deutsche Oper Berlin: Review

By Natalia Di Bartolo; Reblogged from Operalibera.net Immediately after the extraordinary success of “Les Troyens (The Trojans)“, the masterpiece by Hector Berlioz in which Roberto Alagna stood out as Aeneas, the Deutsche Oper Berlin offered a second work with Alagna: Carmen. The first performance was held on10th April 2014. … Continue reading

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LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN in Madrid

TEATRO REAL OF MADRID PRESENTS:  LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880) MAY 17 – JUNE 21 In the new version of Les contes d’Hoffmann, by Jacques Offenbach, which will be presented to the public in Madrid, Nicklausse, the muse and alter ego of … Continue reading

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NCPA´s Production of Verdi´s Nabucco

The National Centre for the Performing Arts of Beijing Presents: NCPA´s Production of Verdi´s Opera Nabucco NCPA Opera Festival 2014   Venue: Beijing Opera House Dates: Apr. 24, 2014-Apr. 27, 2014 Duration: approximate 150 mins intermission included Nabucco (short for … Continue reading

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“The Abduction from the Seraglio” in Utah

UTAH OPERA PRESENTS: CAPITOL THEATRE MAY 10, 12, 14 & 16 (7:30 PM) MAY 18, 2014 (2 PM) The Abduction from the Seraglio tells of a fair damsel who, like most operatic damsels, finds herself in great distress! Will the … Continue reading

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TURANDOT in Detroit

DETROIT OPERA HOUSE Presents: Turandot Opera in three acts Music: Giacomo Puccini Libretto: Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni Premiere: Milan, 1926 Running time: About 2.5 hrs Sung in Italian with English translations projected above the stage PERFORMANCE DATES: Sat May 10, … Continue reading

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Die Walküre in Barcelona

Presents:  Die Walküre Richard Wagner 19, 22, 23, 25, 27, 28, 30 and 31 May and 3 June 2014 Chronicles of a great war The first part of Wagner’s great mythological system is the building of Walhalla, the mansion of … Continue reading

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NCPA´s Production of Verdi´s La Traviata with Andrea Battistoni

The National Centre for the Performing Arts of Beijing Presents: NCPA´s Production of Verdi´s La Traviata NCPA Opera Festival 2014 Venue:Beijing Opera House Dates:Apr. 10, 2014-Apr. 12, 2014 Duration:approximate 180 mins intermission included La Traviata is the last part of … Continue reading

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