Mezzo-Soprano Dara Savinova makes a role debut and festival debut at the Bregenz Festival as Amenofi in their production of Rossini’s Mose in Egitto.
The production, which opens on July 20th 2017 will be conducted by Enrique Mazzola and directed by Lotte de Beer.
Further performances will be on the 23rd and 31st of July 2017.
Sono artist Sooyeon Lee, currently in the ensemble at Staatstheater Oldenburg, has been invited to compete in the next edition of Placido Domingo’s Operalia in Astana, Kazakhstan! The competition takes place from July 19th-24th 2017. We wish her all the best!!!
Soprano Eugenia Dushina will star as Nedda in Leoncavallo’s I Pagliacci, a role she sang last summer at the Oper Klosterneuburg, at the Palanga concert hall, Lithuania on 3rd and 4th August 2017.continue
Soprano Nina Bernsteiner will debut the roles of Giuno/L’amore in Claudio Monteverdi’s Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria. The production is a cooperative production with the Innsbrucker Festwochen der Alten Musik and Norske Opera & Ballett Oslo. This modern interpretation of an ancient literary work opens on the 10th of August 2017 and will be performed under the baton of Maestro Alessandro De Marchi and directed by Ole Anders Tandberg. Further performance dates include the 12th and 14th of August 2017.continue
Sopranos Beate Ritter and Sumi Hwang make their Glyndebourne Festival debut along with Tenor Sehoon Moon. Sumi Hwang will sing Norina alongside Sehoon Moon’s Ernesto in Gaetano Donizetti’s Don Pasquale, whilst Beate Ritter made a successful festival debut singing Zerbinetta in Richard Strauss’ Ariadne auf Naxos. The remaining “Don Pasquale” performance will be on July 21st 2017.continue
Soprano Nela Saric has made it into the finals round in the 36th edition of the International Hans Gabor Belvedere singing competition in Moscow, Russia.continue
Tenor Alexander Kaimbacher makes his role debut as 1.Gralsritter in the Bernhard Lang/Jonathan Meese devised new Parsifal project at the Theater an der Wien for the Wiener Festwochen. The production is directed Jonathan Meese and conducted by Simone Young and opens on Sunday, 4th June 2017. Further performances: 6th and 8th June 2017.continue
Bass-baritone Damien Pass stars as Colline in Puccini’s La Boheme at the Scottish Opera Glasgow and on Tour in Scotland. The production, which opened on Tuesday, 9th May 2017 is directed and designed by the acclaimed duo Renaud Doucet & André Barbe and conducted by Stuart Stratford and Derek Clarke. Further dates: 12/16/20 May 2017 Theatre Royal Glasgow, 25-27 May 2017 His Majesty’s Theatre Aberdeen, 31st May-10th June Festival Theatre Edinburgh,13-17 June 2017 Eden Court Inverness.continue
Soprano Marielle Murphy makes her house and role debut as Zerbinetta in Johann Strauss’s Ariadne auf Naxos at the Theater Aachen from Sunday, 14th May 2017 at the Theater Aachen. The production is conducted by Kazehm Abdullah and directed by Joan Anton Rechi. Further performances: 19/24 May, 4/14/18/22/25/30 June and 8 July 2017.continue
Soprano Sumi Hwang appears in concert with the Wiener Johann Strauss Orchester conducted by Alfred Eschwé at the Musikverein, Vienna, on Monday, 1st May 2017. You can expect works by Lehar, Strauss (son),Gounoud and Hellmesberger jun.continue
Mezzo-Soprano Maria-Riccarda Wesseling and bass John In Eichen make their role debuts in David Philip Hefti’s Anna Maske at the Theater St. Gallen from 6th May 2017. They will portray the roles of Anna Sutter and Weitbrecht respectively. The production is conducted by Otto Tausk and directed by Mirella Weingarten. Further performances: 9/17/19/23/28 May and 3rd June 2017.continue
Soprano Beate Ritter makes her role debut as Walter in A. Catalani’s La Wally at the Volksoper on Wednesday, 29th March 2017 at the Volksoper Vienna in a production conducted by Marc Piollet and directed by Aron Stiehl. Further performances: 2/5/12.April 2017.continue