Selected news for December 2020 (in alphabetical order):
Steve DAVISLIM takes the tenor part in a special Beethoven concert Lieder et airs d'opéra with the Orchestre National de la Radio France. The concert takes place on December 18 basically (and perhaps on December 19 due to the current situation) at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées in Paris. Andrès Orozco-Estrada will be conducting.
Cornel FREY can be seen as Ari Leschnikoff in COMEDIAN HARMONISTS IN CONCERT in a moderated concert evening on December 29 at the Theater Duisburg. Patrick Francis Chestnut is the musical director.
Äneas HUMM is Marquese d'Obigny in a concert performance of Verdi's LA TRAVIATA on December 26 at the Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe. Dominic Limburg is the musical director, the Badische Staatskapelle will perform.
Dimitry IVASHCHENKO will appear as Fafner in a concert performance of Wagner's SIEGFRIED on December 6 at the Grand Auditorium de la Maison de la Radio under the musical direction of Philippe Jordan.
Michael KUPFER-RADECKY is again Peter Besenbinder in Humperdinck's HÄNSEL UND GRETEL in a shortened version based on a production by Steffen Tiggeler on December 10/14/18 at the Staatstheater Hannover. Musical direction: Carlos Vázquez.
Jordan Shanahan can be seen once again as Jago in Verdi's OTELLO at the Konzert Theater Bern. Matthew Toogood will be conducting the Bern Symphony Orchestra.
Bo SKOVHUS sings Ryuji Tsukazaki in H. W. Henze's DAS VERRATENE MEER on December 13, 15, 18 and 21 in a new production at the Vienna State Opera. Staging: Jossi Wieler and Sergio Morabito. Simone Young is the musical director.
On December 23/25/27 the artist will appear as Sprecher in Mozart's DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE in a production by August Everding at the Munich National Theatre. The Bavarian State Orchestra plays under the direction of Antonello Manacorda.
On December 28 and 30 he can be heard as Eisenstein in J. Strauss' DIE FLEDERMAUS in a new Barbé & Doucet production at the Hamburg State Opera.
Kristina STANEK premieres on December 14/16/18/28/30 in her bread and butter role as Orlofski in J. Strauss' DIE FLEDERMAUS in a Barbé & Doucet production at the Hamburg State Opera. Jonathon Darlington conducts the Hamburg Philharmonic State Orchestra.
Georg ZLABINGER staged Francesco Cavalli's drama musicale GIASONE at the Wiener Kammeroper. Further performances will take place on December 4/6/10/12 and 19. Benjamin Bayl conducts the Bach Consort Vienna.