By Francisco Salazar
The Teatro dell’Opera di Roma has announced its 2022-23 Season.
Emma Dante conducts Poulenc’s “Dialogues des Carmelites” with Michele Mariotti conducting. Corinne Winters stars alongside Anna Caterina Antonacci, Ewa Vesin, Ekaterina Gubanova, and Jean-François Lapointe. The opera will be transmitted live on Rai Cultura and Rai5.
Performance Dates: Nov. 27-Dec. 6, 2022
Donizetti’s “L’Elisir d’Amore” will be conducted by Francesco Lanzillotta. The production by Ruggero Cappuccio will star John Osborn and Aleksandra Kurzak.
Performance Dates: Jan. 11-15, 2023
Verdi’s “Aida” will be directed by Davide Livermore and conducted by Michele Mariotti. Krassimira Stoyanova, Fabio Sartori, Ekaterina Semenchuk, Vladimir Stoyanov, and Riccardo Zanellato star.
Performance Dates: Jan. 31-Feb. 12, 2023
Daniel Oren conducts “Pagliacci” in a production by Franco Zeffirelli. Nino Machaidze and Brian Jagde star.
Performance Dates: March 12-19, 2023
Arvo Part and Roberto Wilson will team up for “Adam’s Passion” and will be conducted by Tonu Kaljuste.
Performance Dates: March 31 & April 1, 2023
Michele Mariotti conducts “Trittico Ricomposto” with Puccini’s “Il Tabarro” and Bartók’s “Bluebeard’s Castle.” Johannes Erath directs the production. “Il Tabarro” will star Luca Salsi, Gregory Kunde, and Maria Agresta while Bartók’s work will star Ekaterina Semenchuk and Mikhail Petrenko. The performance will be transmitted on Rai Cultura and Rai5.
Performance Dates: April 6-18, 2023
Janáček’s“From the House of the Dead” will be conducted by Dmitry Matvienko and directed by Krzysztof Walikowski.
Performance Dates: May 23-30, 2023
Puccini’s “Madama Butterfly” will star Eleonora Buratto with Roberto Abbado conducting. The production is directed by Alex Olle. Dmytro Popov, Anna Maria Chiuri, and Roberto Frontali also star.
Performance Dates: June 16-24, 2023
Gianluca Capuano conducts Händel’s “Giulio Cesare” in a new production by Damiano Michieletto. The production will star Raffaele Pe and Carlo Vistoli alongside Aryeh Nussbaum and Danielle de Niese. The production will be broadcast on Rai Cultura and Rai5.
Performance Dates: Oct. 13-21, 2023
Michele Mariotti conducts Verdi’s “Requiem” with Elena Stikhina, Yulia Matochkina, Stefan Pop, and Giorgi Manoshvili.
Performance Date: Feb. 15, 2023
Omer Meir Wellber conducts the first act of “Die Walküre” with Stanislas de Barbeyrac, Angela Meade, and Brindley Sherratt.
Performance Dates: Oct. 6, 2023
The three countertenors will be performed by Carlo Vistoli, Raffaele Pe, and Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen with Gianluca Capuano conducting.
Performance Dates: Oct. 20, 2023