Khatuna Mikaberidze sings Mary in Der fliegende Holländer on 22. June and 4. July at the Staatsoper Hannover.
The Festival de Saint-Denis in Paris presents Michael Tippett’s Oratorium A Child of our Time on 27. June. American tenor Joshua Stewart sings under the musical direction of Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla.
Katharine Tier is Genoveva in Benjamin Lazar’s new production of Pelléas et Mélisande opening on 29. June at the Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe. Johannes Willig conducts the Badische Staatskapelle.
The Staatstheater Mainz presents its Gala-Concert “Opernnacht am Dom” on 30. June with works by Mozart, Wagner, Strauss, Abraham and Kálmán. American mezzo-soprano Jennifer Panara is one of the soloists.
Irina Simmes sings excerpts from La traviata and Giuditta at the Gala-Concert “Granada” on 30. June at the Theater Dortmund. The program includes in addition works by Bizet and Donizetti.
The Oper im Steinbruch in St. Margarethen presents a new production of Die Zauberflöte, premiering on 10. July. Elizabeth Reiter sings the 1. Dame under the musical direction of Karsten Januschke. The directorial team is Cornelius Obonya und Carolin Pienkos. Performances run until 17. August.
The Theater Regensburg presents in the Bayernhafen Puccini’s Tosca on 13. July with Deniz Yilmaz in the role of Cavaradossi. The conductor is Chin-Chao Lin and the director is Maximilian Eisenacher.
Melina Meschkat sings Mercédès in Carmen at this year’s Opernfestspiele Schloss Glatt under the musical direction of Sven Gnass. The director is Lars Franke. The premiere takes place on 19. July, further performances are on 20., 26. and 27. July.
This year’s Summer-Open-Air-production of the Staatstheater Braunschweig is Nabucco in the new interpretation by Klaus Christian Schreiber. The premiere is on 17. August. Jelena Bankovic sings Anna under the musical direction of GMD Srba Dinic.
The Danish National Opera opens its new season on 21. August with the rarely performed opera Michael Kohlhaas by Paul August von Klenau. American bass Valerian Ruminski appears as Kurfürst von Brandenburg and as Meister Himbold under the musical direction of Jonas Alber. The director is Philipp Kochheim.
The Staatstheater Braunschweig revives its production of Die Reise der Eisprinzessin oder Eisberg nach Sizilien on 21. August with Milda Tubelyté in the role of the König von Sizilien. Johanna Motter conducts.
The first opera-premiere of the new season at the Staatstheater Darmstadt is Turandot on 31. August in the new interpretation by Valentin Schwarz. Michael Pegher sings Pong under the musical direction of Giuseppe Finzi.
Brian Davis sings Kurwenal in Tristan und Isolde for the last concert of the EMANCJE International Music Festival on 31. August. The concert takes place at the Krzysztof Penderecki European Centre for Music in Zakliczyn, Poland. Robert Reimer conducts the Janáček Philharmonic Orchestra Ostrava.