Opera on 3

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Opera on 3 January - March 2016

Saturday 9th January at 18.00. DONIZETTI: Anna Bolena (MET Live)

Sondra Radvanovsky, Stephen Costello, Ekaterina Gubanova and Tamara Mumford with Marco Armiliato conducting the Orchestra and Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera in a live performance from New York.

 

Saturday 16th January at 18.00. BIZET: Les Pecheures de Perles (The Pearl Fishers) (MET Live)

Matthew Polenzani, Mariusz Kwiecien and Diana Damrau with Gianandrea Noseda conducting the Orchestra and Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera in a live performance of a new production from New York.

 

Saturday 23rd January at 18.00. WAGNER: Tannhauser (MET Live)

Eva-Maria Westbroek, Johan Botha, Michelle De Young and Peter Mattei with James Levine conducting the Orchestra and Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera in a live performance from New York.

 

Saturday 30th January at 18.00. PUCCINI: Turandot (MET Live)

Nina Stemme, Marco Berti and Anita Hartig with Paolo Carignani conducting the Orchestra and Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera in a live performance from New York.


Saturday 6th February at 18.30. MASCAGNI: Cavalleria Rusticana & LEONCAVALLO: I Pagliacci

Eva-Maria Westbroek, Aleksandrs Antonenko, Dmitri Platanias, Elena Zilio, Carmen Giannattasio with Antonio Pappano conducting the Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House

 

Saturday 13th February at 18.30. TCHAIKOVSKY: Eugene Onegin

Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Nicole Car, Ferruccio Furlanetto and Michael Fabiano with Semyon Bychkov conducting the Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House.

 

Saturday 20th February at 18.50. CHABRIER: L’Etoile (Live from the Royal Opera House)

Christopf Mortagne, Francois Piolino, Kate Lindsey and Helen Guilmette with Sir Mark Elder conducting the Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House.

 

Saturday 27th February at 18.00. BERG: Lulu (MET)

Marlis Petersen, Susan Graham and Johan Reuter with James Levine conducting the Orchestra and Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera in a live performance from New York.

 

Saturday 5th March at 1800. PUCCINI: Manon Lescaut (MET Live)

Kristine Opolais, Jonas Kaufmann and Massimo Cavalletti with Fabio Luisi conducting the Metropolitan Orchestra and Chorus in a live performance from New York.

 

Saturday 12th March at 18.00. DONIZETTI: Don Pasquale (MET Live)

Eleonora Buratto, Javier Camarena and Ambrogio Maestri with Maurizio Benini conducting the Metropolitan Orchestra and Chorus in a live performance from New York.

 

Saturday 19th March at 17.00. DONIZETTI: L’Elisir D’Amore (MET Live)

Aleksandra Kurzak, Vittorio Grigolo and Alessandro Corbelli with Enrique Mazzolla conducting the Orchestra and Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera in a live performance from New York.

 

Saturday 26th March at 1700. MOZART: Le Nozze di Figaro (MET Live)

Amanda Majeski, Anita Hartig, Isabel Leonard and Luca Pisaroni with Fabio Luisi conducting the Orchestra and Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera in a live performance from New York.