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The following sites give extensive listings of performances:-  

-  www.operabase.com is a world wide database that can be searched by title, composer, performer, date or location. 

- www.theoperacritic.com  gives a schedule by city and month, world wide.

- www.bachtrack.com advertises and reviews musical events including opera

- www.operaamerica.org/applications/schedule/index.aspx lists past & future performances in the US by members of Opera America.

-  http://www.bru-zane.com/?festivals=opera-e-balletto&lang=en lists planned French operas

- OperaScotland.org offers a comprehensive list of forthcoming opera in Scotland  as well as past performance history.

Below include productions that may not feature on the above general sites and may be amateur, semi-professional, student or touring groups and may use an abridged, native language or reduced version of the opera. The details below are given in good faith. Please confirm details and times, as changes or cancellations do happen.

To advertise forthcoming events or performances concerned with Donizetti or other opera composers of that era, please email: info@donizettisociety.com  . 

 


UK

- The Rosenblatt Recital Series is a series of recitals by both up and coming and established singers.

- The Royal Opera, Covent Garden are performing Donizetti's L'elisir d'amore, May 27 - June 22

- Dorset Opera are staging Rossini's Le Comte Ory, July 25,27,29. See here

 

Finland

- West Coast Kokkola Opera are doing a concert performance of  Meyerbeer's L'étoile du Nord  during their summer festival and in Helsinki November 11 and 12. A short extract can be seen here.

 

France

- The Opera de Lyon is staging Donizetti's Viva la mamma ! (Le Convenienze ed inconvenienze teatrali), June 22 - July 8

- The Théâtre du Capitole, Toulouse are staging Meyerbeer's Le Prophète, June 23 - July 2

 

Germany 

- The Staatsoper Munich is staging Donizetti's Lucia, July 13, 16 with Damrau,  La Favorite , July 26, 29 and  Rossini's  Semiramide, July 21 and 24 with DiDonato. 

 

Ireland

 - The Wexford Festival , October 19-November 5, 2017 is planning a performance of Foroni's Margherita as well as Cherubini's Medea and Alfano's  Rissurezione. Rossini's La Scala di seta is included in their short works programme

 

Italy 

- La Scala, Milan, is staging Verdi's Nabucco (October 24-November 19)

- The Festival della Valle d'Itria, Martina Franca are staging Meyerbeer's Margherita d'Anjou, July 29 - August 4.  Also Piccinni's  La donna vendicate, July 16-28

- Next year’s Donizetti Festival in Bergamo runs from 22 November to 3 December 2017 and will feature Il borgomastro di Saardam and a double bill of Mayr’s Che originali! and Donizetti’s Pigmalione, performances taking place in the Teatro Sociale as the Teatro Donizetti is closed for refurbishment. 

 

US

 - The Caramoor Festival is performing Bellini's Il pirata on July 8.

 - The Glimmerglass Festival is performing Donizetti's The Siege of Calais, July 16 - August 19 at their Cooperstown, NY, venue. Also Gershwin's Porgy and Bess, Handel's Xerxes and  Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma!

- Odysseus Opera in Boston are performing Donizetti's The siege of Calais (October 26 &28) and Verdi's Giovanna d'Arco (April 5 & &, 2018)

 








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