Bass Bozhidar Bozhkilov will give his house debut on Tuesday, 27th September 2016 at the Opera National de Lorraine, Nancy in Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi. The production is conducted by Michael Balke and directed by Bruno Ravella.
Further performance dates: 29th September and 2.,4., and 6. October 2016
Soprano Sumi Hwang will debut as Mimi in Puccini’s La Boheme at the Theater Bonn in a production conducted by Jacques Lacombe and directed Jens-Daniel Herzog, which opens on Sunday, 25th September 2016.
Soprano Sooyeon Lee appears in a Mozart concert at the Dubai Opera tomorrow Friday, 23rd September 2016. It will include arias and duets from Die Zauberflöte, Le nozze di Figaro and many more. The concert is conducted by James Judd and will also include Baritone Lukas Barak and Jan Mracek on violin.continue
Tenor Alexander Kaimbacher was named best singer for his portrayal of Gustav von Aschenbach in Britten’s Death in Venice at the Theater Bielefeld in Die Welt am Sonntag. You can read the full article here.continue
Soprano Rebecca Nelsen and Baritone Igor Bakan will appear as Susanna and Figaro in two concert stagings of Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro as part of the Copenhagen Opera Festival and as part of the Malmö Festival. The concert in Copenhagen will be on Friday.5th August 2016. The concert in Malmö will be on Sunday,14th August 2016 as part of the Malmö Festival. Both concerts will be accompanied by the Malmö Operaorkester conducted by Evan Rogister.continue
Soprano Sumi Hwang will perform with the Ensemble Matheus under the baton of Jean-Christophe Spinosi on Monday, 25th July 2016 in Six-Fours, France. You can expect works by Rameau, Mozart, Haydn and Haendel. For further information click herecontinue
Soprano Gan-ya Ben-gur Akselrod makes her role debut as Konstanze in Mozart’s Die Entführung aus dem Serail at the Israeli Opera Festival in Akko. The production is conducted by Daniel Cohen and directed by Shirit Lee Weiss. It will open on Thursday, 28th July 2016 and play a further performance on Saturday, 30th July 2016.continue
Soprano Sumi Hwang will perform with the Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Orchester tomorrow, Friday, 24th June 2016 in Montabaur as part of the RheinVokal Festival 2016. You can expect works from Mozart, Ravel,Dvorak, Bizet and many more.continue
Soprano Rebecca Nelsen makes her house debut at Perm Opera under artistic director Teodor Currentzis as Violetta in Verdi’s La Traviata on Saturday, 18th June 2016. The production is directed by Robert Wilson and conducted by Valentin Uryupin.continue
Tenor Alexander Kaimbacher makes his house and role debut in Benjamin Britten’s Death in Venice, singing the role of Gustav von Aschenbach at the Theater Bielefeld on Saturday, 11th June 2016. The production is conducted by Pawel Poplawski and directed by Nadja Loschky. Further dates: 14.,22.,30.June and 3. and 7.July 2016.continue
Bass-baritone Damien Pass appears as Dédane in Jonathan Dove’s children’s opera Le Monstre du Labyrinthe at Opéra de Lille on Friday, 3rd June and Saturday, 4th June 2016. The production is conducted by Quentin Hindley and directed by Marie-Eve Signeyrole.continue
Countertenor Matthew Shaw returns to sing the role of Edgar in Reimann’s Lear at the Hungarian State Opera Budapest, for which he received great reviews, on Sunday, 29th May and Tuesday, 31st May 2016continue