Soprano Sumi Hwang made her role debut as Micaela in Bizet’s Carmen at Theater Bonn on Sunday, 5th November 2017. The new production is conducted by Jacques Lacombe/Daniel Johannes Mayr/Staphan Zilias and directed by Carlos Wagner.
Further performances: 11./17./24. November 2017,10./13./20./25.December 2017, 14./20.January 2018, 24th February, 3rd March and 2./13./20. April 2017.
Bass Baritone Igor Baka will make his house debut as Dottore Grenvil in Verdi’s La Traviata at Oper Köln from 15th October 2017. The production will be conducted by Matthias Foremny and directed by Benjamin Schad.
Further performances: 18./20./27.10, 3./9./10./12./17./18./19./23./25./29.11, 1./3.12.2017
Soprano Sooyeon Lee makes her role debut as Konstanze in Mozart’s Die Entführung aus dem Serail at Oldenburgisches Staatstheater. The production, which opens on Saturday, 14th October 2017,is conducted by Vito Cristofaro and directed by Kateryna Sokolova.continue
Soprano Beate Ritter makes her house and role debut in the title role of Lakmé at Malmö Opera from 14th October 2017. The production is conducted by Philipp Augin and directed by Nicola Raab.continue
Soprano Rebecca Nelsen stars in Gregory Vajda’s and Mark Childress’s Georgia Bottoms at the CaFe Budapest Arts Festival on Sunday, 8th and Tuesday, 10th October 2017. The production is conducted by Gergely Vajda and directed by András Almási-Tóth.continue
Countertenor Matthew Shaw makes a debut at the Deutsche Oper Berlin in the world premiere of Aribert Reimann’s L’Invisible at Deutsche Oper Berlin on October 8, 2017. The production is conducted by Donald Runnicles and directed by Vasily Barkhatov. Further performances: 18./22./25/31.October 2017continue
Mezzo-soprano Alexandra Yangel debuts in Prokofjew’s Der Spieler at Wiener Staatsoper from 4th October 2017. The production will be conducted by Simone Young and directed by Karoline Gruber. Further performances: 7./10./14./17./20.October 2017.continue
Mezzo-soprano Maria Riccarda Wesseling stars in Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis at the Ruhrtriennale in Bochum on Saturday, 30th September 2017 and Sunday, 1st October 2017. She will be accompanied by the Bochumer Symphoniker conducted by Steven Sloane.continue
Soprano Jenna Siladie debuts in Surrogate Cities/Götterdämmerung at the Oper Wuppertal from Saturday, 16. September 2017. Further performances: 1./14.October and 15.December 2017.continue
Congratulations to bass Jose Coca Loza for winning the third prize at this year’s edition of the Renata Tebaldi International Voice Competition.continue
Tenor Alexander Kaimbacher will sing the Ernst Krenek’s “Reisebuch aus den österreichischen Alpen” accompanied by Jendrik Springer on Saturday, 26th August 2017 at the Grafenegg Festivalcontinue
Soprano Jenifer Lary will make her role and festival debut at the Bregenzer Festspiele singing the role of Barbarina in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro from 14th August 2017. The production is conducted by Hartmut Keil and directed by Jörg Lichtenstein. Further performances: 15./17./19.August 2017continue