Selected news for July and August 2020 (in alphabetical order):

Bastiaan EVERINK will be performing the title role in Verdi's NABUCCO in the production of Anja Nicklich on July 11/17/19. The adapted COVID version takes place at the Ehrenbreitstein fortress in Koblenz. The Staatsorchester Rheinische Philharmonie performs under the baton of Mino Marani.

Johannes KAMMLER and soprano Anna El-Khashem will bring to live Hugo Wolf's DAS ITALIENISCHE LIEDERBUCH on August 19, 7.30 p.m., as well as selected songs by Richard Strauss at the Bregenz Festival. Rita Kaufmann plays on the grand piano.

Michael KUPFER-RADECKY presents operetta arias at the open air concerts in the garden of the Hannover-Herrenhausen Palace on July 5 and 11 under the motto DANCE! TO SING! KÜSSEN!,an event organized by the Staatstheater Hannover.

Krešimir SPICER performs Don Fernando in Ferdinando Paërs LEONORA OSSIA L’AMOR CONJUGALE (original name: FATTO STORICO) on August 7/9/11 at the Innsbrucker Festwochen Alte Musik. Alessandro De Marchi conducts the Innsbrucker Festwochenorchester.  

These productions / performances have been canceled due to COVID-19:

Steve DAVISLIM sings the tenor part in Beethoven's 9th Symphony at the Open Air Festival “Filmnächte am Elbufer” on July 10. Markus Poschner conducts the Dresden Philharmoniker.

Johannes KAMMLER can be seen as Valentin in Charles Gounod's FAUST in the celebrated production of Frank Castorf at the Staatstheater Stuttgart on July. The Stuttgart Staatsorchester will be conducted by Marc Soustrot.

Michael KUPFER-RADECKY sings Pizarro in Beethoven's opera FIDELIO at the renowned Glyndebourne Festival from July 25 to August 29.

Dean MURPHY can be heard as Moralès in Bizets CARMEN in a production by Matthias Hartmann on July 3/9/12 at the Zurich Opera House. Robert Trevino conducts the Filharmonia Zurich.

Kismara PESSATTI is Wesner's old mother in Bernd Alois Zimmermann's DIE SOLDATEN in the production of Carlus Padrissa (La Fura dels Baus) on July 5 at the Oper Köln. Musical direction: François-Xavier Roth.

Jordan SHANAHAN sings Don Carlo di Vargas in Verdi's LA FORZA DEL DESTINO in a revival of the Frankfurt Opera on July 3 and 5. Directed by Tobias Kratzer, conducted by Carlo Montanaro.

The artist would premiere on July 23 as Graf Monterone in the revival of Verdi's RIGOLETTO at the Bregenz Festival. Further performances of this production would follow until August 23.

Krešimir SPICER performs Jephta in the opera of the same name by Georg Friedrich Händel on July 3 at the Komische Oper Berlin in a production by the internationally renowned Richard Jone. Christian Curnyn conducts the Orchester der Komischen Oper.