Archive for May2019

Rebecca Nelsen debuts as Eurydike in Orpheus in der Unterwelt!

May 27, 2019

Soprano Rebecca Nelsen will make her role debut as Eurydike in the new production of Jacques Offenbach’s Orpheus in der Unterwelt at the Vienna Volksoper this Sunday! Toi toi toi Rebecca! Conducted by Guido Mancusi, Stage Direction by Helmut Baumann Additional Performances: 10. and 20. June


Aytaj Shikhalizada debuts as Nofretete in Philip Glass’s Echnaton

May 23, 2019

Mezzo soprano Aytaj Shikhalizada will make her role debut as Nofretete at the Theater Dortmund in a new production of Philip Glass’s minimalistic masterpiece Echnaton. The premiere is tomorrow, May 24th! Toi toi toi Aytaj!   Conducted by Motonori Kobayashi, Stage direction by Giuseppe Spota and Pasquale Plastino Additional Perfromances: 26. May 01., 07., 09., 20., 21., 22., 29., June


Maria Riccarda Wesseling debuts in Die Weise von Liebe und Tod des Cornets Christoph Rilke

May 20, 2019

Mezzo Soprano Maria Riccarda Wesseling will debut as the Mezzo in Frank Martin’s One-Woman Opera Die Weise von Liebe und Tod des Cornets Christophe Rilke at Theater Chur tomorrow evening at 20:00! This performance conducted by Philippe Bach and stage directed by the fabulous Nigel Lowery will also mark the 30 year anniversary of Theater Chur! Toi toi toi Maria! Bring the house down!   Additional Performances: 23., 24., 26., May


Igor Bakan debuts as Leporello in Don Giovanni at the Klaipėda Music Theater

Bass-Baritone Igor Bakan returns to his hometown to debut as Leporello at the Klaipėda Music Theater in Mozart’s Don Giovanni. The debut is this Wednesday May 22nd! In boca al lupo Igor! Conducted By: Josef Wallnig, Stage Direction by: Jonas Vaitkus


Nathan Haller debuts at the Vienna Volksoper as Enoch Snow in Carousel

Tenor Nathan Haller will make his debut at the Vienna Volksoper this evening singing Enoch Snow in Rodger and Hammerstein’s Carousel. Toi toi toi Nathan!   Conducted by: David Charles Abell, Stage Direction by: Henry Mason Additional Performances for Nathan: May 22nd


Beate Ritter jumps in as Zerbinetta at Deutsche Oper am Rhein!

May 16, 2019

Austrian Soprano Beate Ritter will jump in singing the role of Zerbinetta in Ariadne auf Naxos at Deutsche Oper am Rhein tomorrow evening May 17th at 19:30! Toi toi toi Beate! She has currently been rehearsing to perform the same role in Stuttgart this season.   Conducted by: Lukas Beikircher, Stage direction by: Dietrich W. Hilsdorf


Kristján Jóhannesson gives Portraitkonzert in the Wiener Kammeroper

May 12, 2019

Thursday May 16th, Baritone Kristján Jóhannesson will give his Portraitskonzert at the Wiener Kammeroper. He has been a member of the Young Ensemble at Theater an der Wien since the beginning of the 2018/19 season singing in many different productions. Toi toi toi Kristján!!! Piano: Alevtina Sagitullina Additional Performances: none- don’t miss out!


Jenna Siladie debuts as Meermädchen in von Weber’s Oberon

Tomorrow evening, May 13th, soprano Jenna Siladie will debut as Meermädchen in Carl Maria von Weber’s Oberon in the Wiener Kammeroper. Toi toi toi Jenna! Conducted by: Thomas Guggeis, Stage direction by: Nikolaus Habjan Additional Performances on: 15., 17., and 19. May  


Jenifer Lary debuts as Marzelline in Görlitz this Saturday evening!

May 6, 2019

Soprano Jenifer Lary will make her debut singing Marzelline in Beethoven’s Fidelio at Gerhart Hauptmann Theater Görlitz n May 11th at 19:30. Toi Toi Toi Jenifer!   Conducted by: Ewa Strusińska, Stage direction by: Jasmin Solfaghari   Additional Performances: May 17. and 25., June 7. and 16.  


Jan Eßinger’s Production of Albert Herring debuts this Saturday at Theater Koblenz

Stage Director Jan Eßinger’s production of Benjamin Britten’s 1947 comedic opera Albert Herring will premiere this Saturday at Theater Koblenz at 19:30. We are excited to see the final product of Jan’s work! Conducted by: Victor Puhl Additional Performances on May 11., 13., 19., 22., 25., and 27., and June 2., 4., 6., 9., and 21.