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  • 01.07.2016 - Joseph Calleja returns to the Bayerische Staatsoper as Faust in Boito's 'Mefistofele'

  • Joseph Calleja reprises his star turn as Faust in Boito's 'Mefistofele' this July at the Bayerische Staatsoper. Performances take place July 21 & 24, and feature René Pape in the title role, with Kristine Opolais as Margherita. Omer Meir Wellber leads from the pit for this production, directed by Roland Schwab. Please note several ticket areas are now sold out, with limited inventory remaining.

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  • 01.07.2016 - Yusif Eyvazov is Manrico in Berlin State Opera's production of 'Il trovatore'

  • On July 8, 11 & 14, Yusif Eyvazov stars as Manrico in Verdi’s Il trovatore, alongside Anna Netrebko as Leonora, Simone Piazzola as Count di Luna, and Dolora Zajick sings Azucena. Maestro Daniel Barenboim leads the performances, in a thrilling production staged by Philipp Stölzl. Limited tickets remain for all performances. 

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  • 01.07.2016 - Piotr Beczała returns to the Bayerische Staatsoper in 'Un ballo in maschera'

  • Piotr Beczała sings Riccardo in Verdi's sumptuous Un ballo in maschera, July 27 & 30 at the Bayerische Staatsoper. Anja Harteros is Amelia, with Franco Vassallo as Renato, and Okka von der Damerau as Ulrica. Daniele Callegari leads the Bayerisches Staatsorchester in these performances, which feature stage direction by Johannes Erath.

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  • 01.07.2016 - Pumeza Matshikiza - July concerts throughout Europe

  • Pumeza Matshikiza is featured in two concert performances in Europe this month. She sings at the Festival de la Vézère on July 19, with the l’Orchestre symphonique de la Garde Républicaine. This is her premiere appearance at the Festival, which is in its 36th year. Enjoy a video trailer featuring Pumeza and the other artists from this year's programme. On July 21 she joins tenor Rolando Villazón at the Schloss Salem...

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  • 30.06.2016 - Critical acclaim for Regula Mühlemann's performance on new release of 'Le Nozze di Figaro'

  • Regula Mühlemann's portrayal of Barbarina on a new Deutsche Grammophon release of Le Nozze di Figaro has received critical acclaim, from Miami Clasica: ". . . the other vocal addition to join the ensemble as well with robust sound was the delicious Barbarina Regula Mühlemann." {. . . en lo vocal amén de integrarse al ensemble con solvencia así como la deliciosa Barbarina de Regula Mühlemann.} -Miami Clasica

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  • 30.06.2016 - Anna Netrebko returns to Staatsoper Berlin production of Il trovatore

  • After tomorrow’s final performance of Manon Lescaut with the Wiener Staatsoper, Anna Netrebko returns to Berlin’s Staatsoper im Schiller Theater for a revival of Verdi’s Il trovatore. Starring in Philipp Stölzl’s production, which marked her role debut as Leonora in 2013, Anna is paired with her husband Yusif Eyvazov as Manrico, the eponymous troubador. Simone Piazzola and Dolora Zajick round out the cast as Count di Luna and...

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