News - October 2015

Karolina Gumos makes her debut as Muse in Barrie Kosky's new production of Tales of Hoffmann at the Komische Oper Berlin on 2nd October at 19:00 Berlin time. The premiere will be streamed live. The stream can be viewed here.

The Teatro colon will be streaming the Final performance of Don Carlos live, conducted by Ira Levin. This is the first time the Colon are streaming an entire opera performance live. The performance starts at 20:00 Buenos Aires Time on 29th September. and can be viewed here.

Kartal Karagedik and Nicola Amodio can be heard in the roles of Chorèbe and Hylas in the new production of Les Troyens at the Hamburg State Opera (October 1, 4, 9, 14).

Anna Virovlansky returns to the Bayerische Staatsoper to sing Echo in performances of Ariadne auf Naxos on October 12, 17, 20 and 23.

Ira Levin conducts a new production (by Florencia Sanguinetti) of Prokofiev's The Fiery Angel at the Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires. Vladimir Baykov sings the role of Ruprecht and Roman Sadnik sings Agrippa/Mefistofeles. The production will open on November 3.

Alexander Kravets sings Monostatos at the Teatro Massimo in Palermo on October 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 and 27 (conductor: Gabriele Ferro).

Betsy Horne makes her début as Emma in Khovanschina at the Theater Basel on October 22. with further performances on October 25 and 31 and throughout November/early December (conductor: Kirill Karabits).

Jochen Kupfer sings Gunther in Götterdämmerung at the Staatstheater Nürnberg, with a premiere on October 11 and further performances on October 18 and 25.

Ramaz Chikviladze sings Bartolo in Barbiere di Siviglia at the Bonn Opera on October 4, 11 and 24 and Zaccaria at the Teatro Pergolesi in Jesi on October 14, 16 and 18.

Alexandra Hutton sings Zerlina at the Deutsche Oper Berlin on October 28 and, at the Theater Magdeburg, Irina Oknina and Hale Soner will sing the roles of Amelia and Oskar respectively, in Un Ballo in Maschera, on October 4, 17 and 24.

In Halle/Saale, Alexander Vassiliev returns to sing the role of Fasolt in Rheingold on October 30, and Thomas Mohr sings Siegmund in Die Walküre on November 1.

In concert, Sergei Leiferkus will perform Shostakovich Symphony no. 14 with the Munich Chamber Orchestra under Alexander Liebreich on October 14 (in Kulturhaus Dornbirn) and 15 (at the Prinzregententheater in Munich).

Alvaro Zambrano will appear with the Münchner Rundfunkorchester in a concert performance of La Rondine, singing the role of Prunier, with which he had a great success at the Deutsche Oper Berlin last season, at the Prinzregententheater on October 11.

Soprano Kim Sheehan will perform a programme including arias by Mozart, Rossini, Bizet, J. Strauss, Gounod and Tchaikovsky with the RTE orchestra at the National Concert Hall, Dublin, on October 20.

Anthony Pilavachi's new production of Capriccio will open at the Südthüringisches Staatstheater in Meiningen on October 16.