Selected News for March 2018 (in alphabetical order):
Vera-Lotte BÖCKER will perform Donna Anna on 2. & 9. at Komische Oper Berlin in a revival of DON GIOVANNI under the baton of Ivo Hentschel.
Steve DAVISLIM will sing on 4. / 23. & 27. at Semperoper Dresden in DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE / Tamino in a production of Achim Freyer under the baton of Stefan Klingele.
Torben JÜRGENS sings Count Ribbing in UN BALLO IN MASCHERA at Deutsche Oper am Rhein on 8., conducted by Lukas Beikircher and directed by Aziz Shokhakimov.
Johannes KAMMLER can be heard as Le Comte de Vaudemont in LES VÊPRE SICILIENNES at Bayerische Staatsoper on the 11. (Premiere) / 15./18./22./ & 25. under the baton of Omer Meir Wellber, directed by Antú Romero Nunes.
Michael KUPFER-RADECKY sings the part of Orest at Theater Basel in Richard Strauss' ELEKTRA, conducted by Erik Nielsen. Remaining performances: 3. /13. & 21. He then will be heard on 29. & 31. at Tiroler Festspiele, Erl as Klingsor in PARSIFAL under the baton of Gustav Kuhn.
Polina PASTIRCHAK will be performing Mimi on 3. March at Theater St. Gallen in LA BOHÈME conducted by Hermes Helfricht.
Kismara Pessatti can be heard as Blumenmädchen & Stimme aus der Höhe in PARSIFAL on 24. & 30. March at Festspielhaus Baden-Baden under the baton of Sir Simon Rattle with Berliner Philharmoniker. The stage director is Dieter Dorn.
Alfred REITER is Arkel in PELLÉAS ET MÉLISANDE on 15. & 17. March on the occasion of the HongKong Arts Festival at Hong Kong Cultural Center, conducted by Lothar Koenigs and directed by David Pountney.
Rolf ROMEI sings Aegisth on 3. / 13. & 21. March at Theater Basel in ELEKTRA, conducted by Erik Nielsen / Hartmut Keil.On 10. (Premiere) he sings the role of The Marquis in the Swiss Premiere of DER SPIELER by Sergei S. Prokofiev under the baton of Modestas Pitrenas / Björn Huestege. Further performances: 16./19./22./ & 25. March.
Jordan SHANAHAN can be heard as Conte di Luna in Verdi's IL TROVATORE at Konzert Theater Bern on 6. & 14. March.
Sergey SKOROKHODOV sings Erik / DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER on 10./12./14. & 16.3. at Nasjonale Opera in Bergen, Norway under the baton of Eun Sun Kim.Furthermore, he sings Vaudémont on 31.3. at Nationaltheater Mannheim in a concert version of Tchaikovsky's IOLANTA.
Bo SKOVHUS is performing Jean-Charles / DAS FLOSS DER MEDUSA by Hans Werner Henze on 13. (Premiere) at Dutch National Opera, Amsterdam. This new production is directed by Romeo Castellucci and under the baton of Ingo Metzmacher. Further performances: 15./18./20./23. & 26. March.
Kresimir SPICER is Eumete in LE RETOUR D'ULYSSE by Claudio Monteverdi at Opéra de Dijon on 31. March and 1. April, directed by Emmanuelle Haïm.
Kristina STANEK will sing 3. Magd in ELEKTRA on 3. / 13. & 21. at Theater Basel under the baton of Erik Nielsen / Hartmut Keil.On 10. (Premiere), 16. / 19. & 21., she performs in the role of Blanche in the Swiss Premiere of DER SPIELER by Sergei S. Prokofiev, under the baton of Modestas Pitrenas / Björn Huestege.
Matthew SWENSEN will sing the role of Junger Diener at Theater Basel on 3. & 13. in ELEKTRA conducted by Erik Nielsen / Hartmut Keil and the role of Sam on the 9. (Premiere) in DER GOLDKÄFER by Dai Fujikura. Further performances: 15./18./19./25. & 28. March.